Last week Cadillac unveiled the all-new XT5 crossover, which is the first of four crossovers that Cadillac is planning for its lineup. Unfortunately we will have to wait another two years to see the next one, which will be a compact crossover that will slot in below the midsize XT5.
In addition to the 2017 GMC Canyon Denali, GMC is also bringing the 2016 Sierra Denali Ultimate to the LA Auto Show this week. As its name suggests, the Sierra Denali Ultimate takes the Sierra Denali another step up in terms of style and capability.
GMC has unveiled the 2017 Canyon Denali ahead of its debut this week at the LA Auto Show. The ultimate version of GMC's midsize pickup stands out with a unique chrome grille and unique wheels - 20-inch ultra-bright-machined aluminum wheels with painted accents. The exterior also gets chrome fog lamp bezels, five-inch-diameter rectangular chrome assist steps, a polished exhaust tip and a standard spray-in bed liner.
2017 Ford Escape debuts with a restyled exterior, new tech and new engines
Ford has unveiled the updated 2017 Escape crossover, which is debuting this week at the Los Angeles Auto Show. On the outside the 2017 Escape borrows many styling cues from the larger Edge, while two new engines and a long list of new tech features are sure to keep the Escape competitive with rivals, like the CR-V and Rogue.
2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT Night and Wrangler Backcountry to debut in LA
Jeep is bringing two new special edition models to the LA Auto Show next week, the 2016 Grand Cherokee SRT Night and the 2016 Wrangler Backcountry. The Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT Night adds a blacked out appearance to the high-performance SUV and the Wrangler Backcountry adds more off-road features to make the SUV even more capable during the winter months.
Chevy has announced that the 2016 Colorado pickup two-wheel drive with the Duramax turbo-diesel engine is rated at 31 mpg on the highway, making it the most fuel efficient truck in America. If you choose all-wheel drive its highway rating drops slightly to 29 mpg.
Cadillac has unveiled the 2017 XT5 crossover, which is the replacement for the SRX and is also the first of a new series of Cadillac crossovers. The XT5 follows the introduction of the new range-topping CT6 sedan and rides on a completely new chassis that is lighter than the outgoing SRX.
Chevrolet is now offering the subcompact Trax crossover for American consumption after a two-year run in the land of maple syrup and hockey. With an overall length of 168.5 inches, the Trax slots in between its two main competitors, the longer Mitsubishi Outlander Sport and the shorter Nissan Juke. Although taller than either of those vehicles, the Trax's 6.2 inches of ground clearance is less than the Outlander Sport or the Juke, highlighting the little Chevrolet's mission as more of an urban run-about than a mild off-roader.
2016 Cadillac CT6 to start at $54,490 when it arrives in March
Cadillac has announced the pricing for 2016 CT6 sedan, which is going to arrive in showrooms by March. When it does arrive, pricing will range from $54,490 to $84,460 with destination fees for Cadillac's new range topping sedan.
2015 Lincoln MKC puts its mark on the map [REVIEW]
With the compact crossover market red-hot right now, it makes sense that Lincoln chose this segment for its next premium import fighter. Keeping with current Lincoln tradition, the MKC is based on a Ford platform, the Escape in this case.
2016 Cadillac V-Series White Frost editions revealed for the ATS-V and CTS-V
Cadillac has announced the introduction of the Crystal White Frost Edition for all three of its new high-performance V-Series models - the 2016 Cadillac ATS-V Coupe and Sedan, and the 2016 Cadillac CTS-V Sedan.
It's being reported that the Dodge Viper may soon disappear, since it's being reported that the sports car will end production in 2017. Automotive News is reporting that the Viper's fate was sealed in Fiat Chrysler's new contract with the UAW.
2016 Ford Focus RS packs 350-hp, 350 lb-ft. and a cool stall recovery system
Ford has released more info about the highly anticipated 2016 Focus RS that is scheduled to enter production later this year. With 350 horsepower and 350 lb-ft. of torque on tap, the Focus RS is ready to take on models like the VW Golf R, Subaru WRX STI and Honda Civic Type R.
2017 Lincoln Continental to debut at the 2016 Detroit Auto Show
Lincoln Marketing Manager Imran Jalal has confirmed that the 2017 Lincoln Continental is going to debut in January at the 2016 Detroit Auto Show. Earlier this year, Lincoln released a concept version of the new Continental, but Jahal has confirmed even more information about Lincoln's new big sedan.
Elon Musk tweets about Tesla Model Y, then deletes the tweet
Last Friday Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk took to Twitter to answer many questions about the Model X crossover. One of the questions centered around the upcoming Model 3 and if it would too have the same Falcon wing doors as the Model X. "Not gonna lie, I'd sell my soul to @elonmusk for one. Please tell me the Model III crossover will have these doors!", stated AwesomelyOZ. Musk's response, "there will be a Model 3 and a Model Y. One of the two will."
Tesla Model X can officially drive 257 miles on a single charge
Now that the Tesla Model X electric crossover is finally here, we now know how far it can drive on a single charge. The EPA estimates that drivers will be able to drive the Tesla Model X 90D model up to 257 miles, while the more powerful P90D model will be able to drive up to 250 miles.
Tesla could have a 600-mile range EV by 2017 [VIDEO]
Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk recently revealed that Tesla could soon have a 600-mile range electric car, which is a longer driving range than many gas powered vehicles. In an interview with Danish television, Musk stated that a 600-mile range Tesla could arrive by 2017 and that by 2020, the driving range could be even higher at 725 miles.
2016 Chevy Silverado HD gets digital steering assist
Chevy has announced the updates to the 2016 Silverado HD pickups, which now offer new technologies, like integrated cruise control, powertrain grade braking and diesel exhaust braking. A new digital steering assist power steering system also makes driving the big truck easier, since the system features electronic controls that enhance road holding and stability on the highway.
It's been 25 years since Buick offered a convertible in the United States and the wait is over with the arrival of the 2016 Cascada. Buick has announced that when the Cascada arrives early next year, it will be priced at $33,900.
2017 Ford F-Series Super Duty debuts with an aluminum body and more tech
Ford has unveiled the all-new 2017 F-Series Super Duty, which it says is "the toughest, smartest, most capable Super Duty truck lineup ever." The big news is that the new F-Series Super Duty now has an all-new high-strength steel frame, that's wrapped in a new aluminum-alloy body.
Ford to auction custom 2016 Shelby GT350R Mustang for American Cancer Society
Ford is going to auction a special one-of-a-kind 2016 Shelby GT350R Mustang on Saturday, September 26 with the proceeds going to the American Cancer Society. The custom Mustang will be auctioned off at the Cattle Baron's Ball Auction.
2017 Buick LaCrosse teased ahead of its debut at the LA Auto Show
Buick has announced that the all-new 2017 LaCrosse is going to debut in November at the 2015 Los Angeles Auto Show. Buick has released a teaser photo of the new LaCrosse, which is going to get some of the design cues from the Avenir concept.
2017 Cadillac XT5 photos released ahead of its debut in Dubai
Following yesterday's teasers, Cadillac has now released the first full photos of the 2017 Cadillac XT5. The XT5 is the successor to the SRX and is slated to debut for the first time ever at the Dubai Motor Show in November.
Chevy has announced the pricing for the all-new 2016 Chevy Malibu, which will start at $22,500. Chevy is highlighting the fact that the 2016 Malibu starts at a lower price than many of its rivals, including the Honda Accord, Toyota Camry and Ford Fusion.
Cadillac has confirmed plans to the replacement for the SRX crossover - the 2017 XT5, at the Dubai Motor Show in November. The SRX is the best-selling vehicle in Cadillac's lineup, so there's a lot riding on the introduction of the XT5, this fall.
Elon Musk confirms Tesla Model 3 to debut in March
Tesla's CEO has announced via Twitter that it's much anticipated entry-level model, the Model 3, is going to be revealed in March. It's expected that the Model 3 will debut at the 2016 Geneva Motor Show. Following its debut in March, Tesla will start taking reorders for the Model 3.
Tesla Model X revealed, reserve one now for $133,200
The Tesla Model X is finally about to arrive in the hands of those people that placed their reservation for the electric SUV when it was first revealed three years ago. Tesla still hasn't officially revealed the production version, but the online configurator for the Model X has powered up - giving us a look at the production version of the Model X Signature.
2017 Chrysler Town & Country will have foot-operated doors [Spy Shots]
Several SUVs have rear tailgates that open with the swift kick of a foot underneath the rear bumper and now its being reported that Chrysler is going to take the technology a step further. A new report claims that the 2017 Town & Country minivan will get foot-operated rear sliding doors.
After 51 years, Chevy has an important milestone to celebrate - the production of the 10 millionth Malibu. Introduced back in 1964, the Malibu took its name from the famous California city and was introduced as an "intermediate" car that found many buyers, since Chevy sold more than 370,000 units in its first year.
The Ford Ranger pickup left the U.S. in 2011, but Ford still sells the midsize pickup in almost 200 markets around the world. According to a new report, Ford is having discussions with the UAW about bringing the Ranger back to the U.S.