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July 23, 2014

Buick Envision Crossover and Rebadged Opel Cascada Convertible Are Headed to the U.S.

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Starting next year Buick is reportedly going to start introducing a slew of new and redesigned models. Two of the new models are expected to be a new midsize crossover and a convertible.

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July 18, 2014

2015 Chevy Silverado, GMC Sierra and Yukon Get Eight-Speed Transmission

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GM has confirmed that the the 2015 Chevy Silverado, GMC Sierra full size pickups and GMC Yukon SUV are getting a new eight-speed automatic transmission.

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Chevy Colorado and GMC Canyon Pickups to Get Off-Road Raptor Fighter?

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It's being reported that General Motors is working on a competitor to the Ford F-150 SVT Raptor, but instead of building an off-road pickup based on the Chevy Silverado and GMC Sierra, GM is going smaller.

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July 15, 2014

Cadillac Mulling Turbo V6 and Diesel Engines for the Escalade

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Cadillac is reportedly considering offering more powertrains in the new Escalade beyond the current 6.2L V8. According to brand manager David Schiavone, Cadillac is currently mulling over a sportier Escalade Vsport model in addition to turbo-diesel V6 and twin-turbo V6 powered versions.

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July 9, 2014

2015 Cadillac ATS Sedan Gets a Small Facelift

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Cadillac has unveiled the 2015 Cadillac ATS sedan, which is getting a small facelift. The biggest change is an updated front fascia which also features Cadillac's new crest logo, which says goodbye to the classic laurel wreaths.

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July 1, 2014

Buick Envision Crossover Teased Ahead of its Premiere in China

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Buick's crossover lineup currently consists of only two models, the Encore and Enclave. Well Buick is getting ready to release a new midsize crossover that will slot in between its two existing crossovers, called the Buick Envision.

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June 24, 2014

Second-Generation Chevy Cruze Interior Revealed, Will Arrive in U.S. as 2016 Model

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This year at the Beijing Motor Show, Chevy unveiled the second-generation Chevy Cruze. At the show we only saw the Chinese-spec second-generation Cruze's exterior, but now we have the first photos of the all-new interior.

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June 19, 2014

GM Updates 2015 Chevy Colorado and GMC Canyon Specs

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The 2015 Chevy Colorado and GMC Canyon midsize pickups are still on target for a fall arrival and now GM has announced updated specs for the two pickups.

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June 6, 2014

2015 Chevy Corvette Z06 Officially Rated at 650 Horsepower

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When Chevy unveiled the 2015 Corvette Z06 earlier this year it was estimated that it would have around 625 horsepower, but now Chevy has confirmed that it's even better at 650 horsepower.

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May 23, 2014

Cadillac Kills Plans for a Three-Row Crossover

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It's being reported that Cadillac has killed plans to offer a three-row crossover that would be an alternative to the body-on-frame Escalade. Cadillac reportedly decided against the three-row crossover since it would compete directly with the Buick Enclave and GMC Acadia.

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May 22, 2014

2015 Chevy Impala Gets Stop/Start Tech

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The 2015 Chevy Impala is getting standard start/stop technology on the base 2.5L Ecotec four-cylinder engine, which improves its city fuel economy by one mile per gallon. The four-cylinder, which accounts for up to 30 percent of Impala's sales is rated at 22 mpg city and 31 mpg on the highway.

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2015 GMC Sierra All Terrain HD Unveiled

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GMC has unveiled the 2015 Sierra All Terrain HD, which gets an off-road package that was previously introduced on its half-ton pickups.

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May 15, 2014

2015 Cadillac ATS Coupe Arrives this Summer Starting at $38,990

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Cadillac has announced the pricing for the 2015 Cadillac ATS Coupe, which goes on sale this summer with a starting price at $38,990. The 2015 ATS Coupe debuted earlier this year and compared to the sedan, the coupe is longer, lower and wider.

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May 12, 2014

2015 Cadillac CTS-V Coupe Special Edition Unveiled, Next-Gen Debuts Next Year

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Cadillac has unveiled the very limited, special edition Cadillac CTS-V Coupe, which marks the end of the current generation of the CTS-V Series. The next-generation 2016 CTS-V is set to debut sometime next year.

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May 6, 2014

2015 Chevy Impala Bi-Fuel Drinks CNG, but Starts at $38,210

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Chevy has released the pricing for the 2015 Impala Bi-Fuel model that can run on both gasoline and compressed natural gas (CNG). If you want the ability to run both fuels, be prepared to pay at least $38,210 for the Impala Bi-Fuel.

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April 28, 2014

2015 Chevy Corvette Stingray Atlantic and Pacific Design Packages Revealed

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Chevy has announced that the 2015 Chevy Corvette Stingray will be available with two new design packages: the Atlantic convertible and Pacific coupe. The Corvette Stingray Atlantic convertible and Corvette Stingray Pacific coupe concepts were introduced last fall at the SEMA Show, but strong response from enthusiasts helped influence production.

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April 15, 2014

2015 Chevy Trax Small SUV Arrives in the U.S. Early Next Year

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Last week Chevy announced plans to unveil a new model to its small car lineup this week at the New York Auto Show and here it is. The 2015 Chevy Trax SUV is going to join Chevy's U.S. lineup early next year.

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April 13, 2014

2015 Chevy Cruze Gets a Facelift for New York

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Although the second-generation Chevy Cruze has already been caught driving around in China, Chevy is not ready to introduce it. Instead the current Cruze is getting a facelift for the 2015 model year.

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2015 Chevy Corvette Z06 Convertible Unveiled Ahead of its Debut in NY

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We're just a few days away from the kick off the 2014 New York Auto Show and Chevy has unveiled the 2015 Corvette Z06 Convertible, which will debut at the show.

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April 9, 2014

2015 Chevy Silverado HD High Country Pickup Unveiled

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Last year Chevy revealed its new High Country trim for the Silverado pickup, which was basically Chevy's answer to the Ford King Ranch and Ram Longhorn. Last year the High Country trim was only offered on the Silverado 1500-series, but now Chevy is extending the package to the Silverado 2500 and 3500-series HD pickups.

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April 7, 2014

2015 Chevy Corvette Gets a New Eight-Speed Automatic Transmission

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Chevy has announced that the 2015 Chevy Corvette Stingray is going to get a new eight-speed automatic transmission that is up to five percent more efficient than the outgoing six-speed transmission.

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April 4, 2014

2015 Chevy Corvette Coupe to Debut in NY? New Corvette Confirmed

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Chevy has just announced that it is bringing a new version of the 2015 Corvette to the New York Auto Show later this month. Chevy announced that the Corvette Z06 and C7.R models will also be at the show, but what will the "new variant of the seventh-generation Corvette" be?

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March 31, 2014

2015 Chevy Cruze Caught Fully Uncovered in China (Spy Shots)

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The second-generation 2015 Chevrolet Cruze has been caught without any camouflage in a parking lot in Shanghai, China. The all-new Cruze is expected to debut next month at the Auto China 2014 in Beijing, but here's any early look.

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March 28, 2014

Opel to Build Buicks in Germany, Leaves China in 2015

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Opel has announced that it will start building a Buick for the U.S. in the second half of the decade at its plant in Ruesselsheim, Germany. Opel is going to invest 245 million euros to build the unnamed Buick at its plant.

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March 26, 2014

Chevy Gives Corvette Stingray Owners Discounted Driving School

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Chevy is going to help Corvette Stingray owners learn how to get the most performance out of their vehicles through the Ron Fellows Performance Driving School. The two-day program is available for 2014 Corvette Stingray owners for only $1,000 compared to the standard $2,500 rate.

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March 25, 2014

2014 Chevy Camaro Z/28 to Pace the Indy 500

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Chevy has announced that the 2014 Chevy Camaro Z/28 will this year's pace car at the 98th running of the Indianapolis 500 on May 25. This year Indianapolis 500 winner Dario Franchitti will be behind the wheel of the Camaro Z/28.

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March 21, 2014

2014 Cadillac ATS Crimson Sport Edition Unveiled

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Cadillac has unveiled a new limited-edition version of the ATS, the 2014 ATS Crimson Sport edition, which will only be produced during the spring of 2014. The Crimson Sport edition comes in a unique Crimson Red metallic paint and comes with a track package.

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March 19, 2014

GM Unveils a New Generation of Ecotec Small Engines

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General Motors has revealed its new family of Ecotec small engines, which will range in size from 1.0L to 1.5L. GM says that the new engines will power many of its small cars and compact crossovers, including the all-new 2015 Chevy Cruze.

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March 18, 2014

2015 Cadillac ATS Coupe is the First Cadillac to Get 4G LTE Internet

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Cadillac has announced that when the 2015 Cadillac ATS Coupe begins arriving in showrooms this summer, it will be the first Cadillac to feature 4G LTE internet in the form of GM's OnStar 4G LTE system. The Cadillac ATS joins a growing list of models from automakers like Audi and Chevy that will begin offering 4G LTE internet connectivity this year.

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March 13, 2014

2014 Chevy Camaro Z/28 is So Fast that its Wheels Can Spin Inside its Tires, but Chevy Found a Fix (Video)

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With 505 horsepower under the hood, Chevy's engineers had to give the 2014 Camaro Z/28 tires and brakes that can keep all that power under control. Unfortunately during initial tests, Chevy's engineers noticed that the tires were providing so much traction and the brakes so much stopping force that the wheels rotated inside the tire - not something that you hear every day.

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March 11, 2014

Redesigned 2016 Chevy Camaro Will Look Much the Same

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It's being reported that the next-generation 2016 Chevy Camaro is going to debut next year at the Detroit Auto Show. While the 2016 Camaro will ride on a new platform, on the outside it will not look that different from the current Camaro.

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March 7, 2014

2016 Chevy Volt Arrives on a New Platform, but Its Styling Won't be Drastically Different

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GM is currently working on the second-generation Chevy Volt, which is going to arrive next year as a 2016 model. The 2016 Chevy Volt will switch to a new platform, but its styling will be more evolutionary, so don't expect it to be drastically different from today's Volt.

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March 5, 2014

2014 Camaro Z/28 Turned the Iconic Bowtie into the "Flowtie" (Video)

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Buyers looking at the 2014 Chevy Camaro Z/28 are only really concerned about one thing - speed. GM's engineers know this and sought out every possible way to make the Camaro Z/28 faster, which even included modifying the iconic Chevy bowtie.

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March 3, 2014

GMC is Working on a Hummer-Inspired SUV

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GMC is reportedly working on new Hummer-inspired SUV that will have more off-road capabilities than GMC's current models. A GMC designer revealed that the new GMC SUV is being designed to compete against the Jeep Wrangler.

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February 24, 2014

2015 Chevy Tahoe, Suburban and GMC Yukon SUVs Are Now Rated at 23 MPG

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GM has announced that the 2015 Chevy and GMC SUVs are now almost 10 percent more fuel efficient than the outgoing models.

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February 19, 2014

General Motors is Working on Aluminum Trucks for 2018

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Following Ford's segment changing 2015 F-150, which features aluminum body panels, GM is now reportedly also working on an aluminum-bodied pickup that will be introduced around 2018. In an effort to put its trucks on a serious diet, GM is going to follow Ford's move by using lighter aluminum for the next-generation of the Silverado and Sierra pickups.

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February 5, 2014

2015 Chevy Silverado HD Gets a Natural Gas Option

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Chevy has announced the availability of new bi-fuel versions of the 2015 Silverado 2500HD and 3500HD pickups. Currently CNG is priced at about 62 percent lower than gasoline, so it represents big savings. For example a work truck driven 26,000 miles a year can save more than $2,000 annually based on 75-percent CNG usage and comparable efficiency to gasoline.

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Chevy Adra Concept Looks Like a Kia Soul in New Delhi

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Chevy has unveiled the new Adra Concept SUV today at the Auto Expo in India. The Adra concept was designed by Indian designers at GM's center in Bangalore and represents a possible new entry in the fast-growing compact SUV segment.

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January 28, 2014

Cadillac Gives 2014 ELR Buyers a Free Home Charger

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Cadillac has announced that it is going to sweeten the deal a tad for the 2014 Cadillac ELR by throwing in a free 240-volt home charging station. The 2014 Cadillac ELR still starts at $75,995 before any tax incentives are applied, but at least now Cadillac will cover the costs for installing a charging station in your home.

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January 24, 2014

2015 Cadillac Escalade Sees its Price Jump to $71,695

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The all-new 2015 Cadillac Escalade is going to start rolling into showrooms in April and now we know what it will cost. The 2015 Escalade starts at $71,695, which is $8,000 more than the starting price of the outgoing Escalade.

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