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Motor Trend’s 2016 Car, SUV, and Truck of the Year Announced Live for First Time Ever

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - For the past decade or so, the cadence of our Of The Year awards has become fairly routine: December is SUV of the Year, January is Car of the Year, and February is Truck of the Year and the Power List. It’s time for a change.

Production Volkswagen Beetle Dune, Beetle Denim Coming to Los Angeles

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - First shown at the 2015 Wörthersee tuning festival, the Volkswagen Golf GTE Sport concept will be on display at the 2015 Los Angeles auto show this week. Volkswagen also announced the Beetle Dune and Beetle Denim models will be available in the USVolkswagen Golf GTE Sport Plug-In Hybrid ConceptVolkswagen says the Golf GTE plug-in hybrid concept “blurs the lines between road and motorsport vehicles.

Revelation: A Chevy That’s Better Than a BMW

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Here’s a sentence I never thought I’d write: The Chevrolet Camaro is a better, more entertaining car to drive than a BMW 3 Series. In more than 30 years of testing cars I have experienced several moments of dazzling, crystalline revelation: that the original Mazda Miata was the most sublimely, delicately, intuitively tactile sports car ever built; that underneath the seductive scarlet curves of a Ferrari 348 lurked a sulky, evil-tempered bunny-boiler; and that the Ford Raptor was one of the most original performance vehicle concepts from a mainstream automaker, an entertaining and engaging r

Rear-Drive Lamborghini Huracan LP 580-2 Revealed in Los Angeles

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Rumors of a rear-drive Lamborghini Huracan coupe have been confirmed with the reveal of the new Lamborghini Huracán LP 580-2 at the 2015 Los Angeles auto show. “The Lamborghini Huracán LP 580-2 continues the Lamborghini tradition of pure, visionary and technology-driven models,” says Stephan Winkelmann, President and CEO of Automobili Lamborghini, in a release.

Buick using L.A. Auto Show to shake its ‘grey’ image

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Buick is trying to go from Geezerville to Tinseltown. When the classic General Motors Co. brand takes the wraps off its new LaCrosse sedan at the Los Angeles Auto Show on Wednesday, it will be its first new-model debut there in five years. The hope is that the LaCrosse will turn heads. The car’s bold styling is based on the Avenir, which in January was named “best concept vehicle” at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit.

GMC Unveils Canyon Denali and Sierra Denali Ultimate Models

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Ahead of the 2015 Los Angeles Auto Show, GMC has pulled back the covers on the 2017 Canyon Denali and 2016 Sierra Denali Ultimate. Both vehicles will make their official debut tonight, showcasing what separates Denali models from the rest of the lineup.