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Antron Brown wins $100,000 NHRA Traxxas Shootout in Top Fuel at Indianapolis

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Antron Brown raced to victory in the Traxxas Nitro Shootout on Saturday, earning a $100,000 payday during an action packed Saturday at the Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals.

2015 Audi SQ5 TDI Plus adds power and equipment

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - New 335bhp SQ5 TDI Plus model boosts performance, and will top the Q5 rangeAudi is to launch an SQ5 TDI Plus version of its SQ5 four-wheel-drive SUV, with more power, extra equipment and a new sports differential.

August 2015 figures show continued growth in UK new car registrations

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - August saw a 9.6% rise in new car registrations, taking the industry into a 42nd consecutive month of growth. New UK car registrations have now been growing for 42 consecutive months following an increase of 9.

Marchionne's Fiat-GM merger plan may wait for Ferrari spinoff

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - While Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO Sergio Marchionne isn't known for his patience, he's likely to wait until next year before making a bid for General Motors after months of talk about the potential of a deal.

Throttle-back Thursday: Meet the totally dismal 1973 Chevrolet lineup!

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Forty-three years ago this week, Competition Press & Autoweek introduced you to a crop of brand-new 1973 Chevrolets. We even put the Corvette Stingray on the cover!

Scott Dixon wins come-from-behind IndyCar championship for Chevrolet

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Scott Dixon won the IndyCar Series championship Sunday, winning the GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma with a winning drive at Sonoma Raceway. Dixon came from behind - literally.

Marchionne puts the squeeze on GM; GM's response: 'Why bail out FCA?'

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - General Motors has flatly rejected the advances of its crosstown rival, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, but FCA CEO Sergio Marchionne is not going away - not by a long shot.

Chevrolet wins fourth consecutive IndyCar manufacturer championship

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - For the fourth consecutive season, Chevrolet is the Verizon IndyCar Series Manufacturer Champion. The Chevrolet 2.2-liter turbocharged V6 IndyCar engine program combined with the new-for-2015 Chevrolet Aero Kit to produce 16 poles and nine wins - including the Indianapolis 500 by Juan Pablo Montoya.

Will Power leads Chevrolet to IndyCar pole at Sonoma

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Will Power is not ready to yield his championship title. In Saturday’s IndyCar Series qualifying at Sonoma Raceway, Power did what he has done so many times before, posting the fastest lap.

Wisconsin native Paul Menard wins NASCAR Xfinity race for Chevy at Road America

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The decision to compete in Saturday afternoon’s NASCAR Xfinity Series sixth annual Road America 180 Fired Up by Johnsonville at Road America paid off in a huge way for Paul Menard.