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November 21, 2016

Buick Velite concept previews a range of electrified vehicles

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Buick has unveiled the Velite plug-in hybrid concept at the Auto Guangzhou 2016 in China. The Velite concepts a preview of future new energy vehicles under the brand's Buick Blue strategy.

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November 16, 2016

2017 Chevy Colorado ZR2 is off-road ready

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Chevy has unveiled the ultimate off-road ready version of the Colorado midsize pickup - the 2017 Colorado ZR2. According to Chevy, the Colorado ZR2 packs the most off-road technology of any other pickup in its segment.

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November 8, 2016

Buick Velite plug-in hybrid concept teased

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Buick has released a teaser of its new Velite concept, which is going to make its global debut at the Guangzhou auto show on November 18. The concept is a preview of Buick's new line of green vehicles that will be launched under the Buick Blue sub-brand.

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November 1, 2016

Chevy Camaro Turbo AutoX concept is ready for the track

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Chevy has unveiled the new Camaro Turbo AutoX concept, which adds a performance suspension, upgraded braking system, air intake and exhaust system to the 2.0L powered Camaro.

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October 20, 2016

Chevy Malibu and Cruze RS hatchback Blue Line concepts revealed

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Chevy has unveiled the Malibu and Cruze RS hatchback Blue Line concepts ahead of their debut on November 1 at the SEMA Show in Las Vegas. Both of models are painted in Genesis White with blue-tinted windows and ride 18-inch concept wheels painted slate blue metallic.

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October 12, 2016

Ford Mustang sales tank, Camaro takes the crown

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Sales of the Ford Mustang dropped 32 percent last month, which allowed the Chevy Camaro to overtake it for the first time in nearly two years. Sales of the Mustang have dropped off so significantly that Ford has now idled the Flat Rock, Michigan plant that produces the Mustang for a month, until October 17.

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October 11, 2016

2017 GMC Sierra HD All Terrain X unveiled

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GMC has unveiled the 2017 Sierra HD All Terrain X, which it says is the most off-road-capable model in the Sierra HD lineup. It joins Canyon and Sierra 1500 as the third model in GMC's limited-edition All Terrain X series.

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October 4, 2016

GM unveils the fuel-cell powered Chevy Colorado ZH2 concept

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While there are a few fuel cell vehicles on the market, like the Toyota Mirai, it's no where near as cool as this Chevy Colorado ZH2! GM has unveiled what is likely the most capable fuel cell vehicle to date with the Colorado ZH2 concept.

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September 23, 2016

Chevy unveils the all-new 2018 Equinox with a turbo diesel option

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Chevy has unveiled the 2018 Equinox compact SUV, which is all-new from the ground up. On the outside it borrows styling cues from other new Chevy models, like the new Cruze and Malibu, while under the hood there are some even bigger changes.

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September 20, 2016

2017 Chevy Bolt EV officially priced at $37,495

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Last week Chevy announced that the 2017 Bolt electric car will have an EPA-rated 238 miles of range on a full charge. Now the automaker has announced that the Bolt will start at $37,495 before any of the available federal or state tax credits. Factoring the available $7,500 federal tax credit brings the price of the Bolt down to $29,995.

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September 13, 2016

2017 Chevy Bolt can officially drive 238 miles on a single charge

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Chevy is slated to begin production of the much anticipated 2017 Chevy Bolt EV by the end of the year. Chevy has now announced that the Bolt will have an EPA-estimated driving range of 238 miles. Initially Chevy estimated that the Bolt's driving range would be around 200 miles, so now the new estimate gives the Bolt a longer driving range than the base Tesla Model S 60 model.

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2017 Chevy Tahoe and Silverado get blacked out Midnight Edition

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Chevy has announced that the 2017 Suburban and Tahoe will now be offered with the same special Midnight Edition as the Silverado, Colorado, Equinox and Trax. All Midnight Edition models are finished exclusively in black and the Midnight Edition Suburban and Tahoe full-size SUVs are offered in two distinct variants, the Z71 Midnight package and the LT Midnight package.

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August 29, 2016

2017 Chevy Colorado gets a new V6 and eight-speed automatic

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Chevy has announced that the 2017 Colorado midsize pickup is getting an all-new V-6 engine and eight-speed automatic transmission.

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August 19, 2016

Cadillac unveils the sexy Escala concept in Pebble Beach

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Cadillac is giving the world a preview of the next evolution of Cadillac design. According to Cadillac, the Escala Concept previews the design and technical ideas driving the next phase of Cadillac's ongoing expansion.

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August 16, 2016

Cadillac previews its new design concept ahead of its debut at Pebble Beach

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Cadillac is going to reveal a new concept car this week on Thursday, August 18 during Monterey Car Week. According to Cadillac, the concept will inspire the next evolution of Cadillac Design.

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August 9, 2016

2017 Chevy Camaro ZL1 priced at $62,135

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Chevy has revealed the official specs and pricing for the 2017 Camaro ZL1. Last week it was reported that the Camaro ZL1 would have the same horsepower as the Corvette Z06 with 650 horsepower and 650 lb-ft. of torque. Now Chevy has confirmed the specs and announced that the 2017 Camaro ZL1 coupe will start at $62,135 and the convertible will start at $69,135.

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August 3, 2016

Restyled 2017 Chevy Trax priced at $21,895

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Chevy has released the pricing for the restyled 2017 Chevy Trax, which will start at $21,895 when arrives in showrooms this fall. Restyled inside and out, the 2017 Trax gets styling cues that bring it closer to the Cruze and Malibu.

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August 2, 2016

Chevy is first automaker to sell 100,000 plug-in vehicles

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Chevy has announced that it has sold the 100,000th Chevy Volt, making it the first automaker to sell 100,000 plug-in vehicles. According to to the automaker in addition to the 100,000 milestone, Volt owners have driven almost 1.5 billion miles in EV mode of a total 2.5 billion cumulative miles, which means that Volt drivers have saved nearly 58 million gallons of fuel.

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August 1, 2016

2017 Chevy Camaro ZL1 specs leaked, 650-hp on tap

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The official performance specs for the 2017 Chevy Camaro ZL1 have leaked online ahead of Chevy's official announcement. According to the leaked specs, the 2017 Camaro ZL1 will have 650 horsepower and 650 lb-ft. of torque.

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July 19, 2016

GMC may try to rival Jeep to gain market share

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A year ago GMC chief Duncan Aldred announced a goal to improve GMC's market share by two-thirds over the next decade to around 5 percent from the current 3 percent. While the announcement was announced in March 2015, since then not much has changed, but GMC may have something in the works that will help it rival Jeep.

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June 6, 2016

"Transformers: The Last Knight" Bumblebee Chevy Camaro revealed

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The next Transformers movie, Transformers: The Last Knight is set to be released on June 23, 2017. Even though the movie is a year away, director Michael Bay has tweeted out a photo of the new Bumblebee character, which is based on the new sixth-generation Chevy Camaro.

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June 1, 2016

2018 Buick Regal wagon rumored

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For years wagons have been overshadowed by SUVs and minivans, but some automaker's like Volvo have continued to offer them. Buick may soon enter the segment with a wagon version of the Regal. A new report claims that the next Regal will be offered with a wagon version.

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May 19, 2016

Cadillac has officially pulled the plug on the ELR

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While GM has had success with the Chevy Volt that is now well into its second generation, its cousin, the Cadillac ELR hasn't met the same fate. Sales of the ELR were doomed from the start, largely because of its $75,000 sticker price and now production has officially stopped.

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May 16, 2016

C8 Corvette to debut in 2018 with a mid-engine layout

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We've been hearing reports about a mid-engined Corvette for a while, but Chevy has never confirmed any of the rumors. Now Car and Driver claims that the Corvette will switch to a mid-engine layout when the all-new C8 Corvette debuts in early 2018 at the Detroit Auto Show.

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May 12, 2016

2017 Chevy Silverado High Desert package adds a lockable cargo system

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Chevy has unveiled the 2017 Silverado High Desert package, which is based on the concept vehicle with the same name that debuted at the 2014 SEMA show. With its lockable and water resistant cargo system, Chevy says that the Silverado High Desert package blends the capability and utility of Silverado with the refinement and luxury of the Suburban.

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May 9, 2016

Buick to phase out the Verano in the U.S.

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Even though Buick unveiled an all-new Verano compact sedan last year in China, it's being reported that the Verano's days are numbered in the U.S. According to sources, the current Verano will continue in the U.S. through the 2017 model year.

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May 6, 2016

GM and Lyft to test self-driving Chevy Bolts next year

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A new report claims that GM and Lyft are going to start testing self-driving versions of the Chevy Bolt EV next year on public roads. GM recently invested $500 million in Lyft and now its reportedly looking to buy Cruise Automation Inc., a self-driving technology startup for $1 billion.

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May 2, 2016

2017 Chevy Corvette Grand Sport priced at $66,445

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Chevy has announced the pricing for the 2017 Corvette Grand Sport, which will be priced at $66,445 for coupe models and $70,445 for the convertible.

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April 19, 2016

2016 Chevy Cruze rated at 42 mpg on the highway

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The second-generation Chevy Cruze now holds the title as one of the most fuel efficient models in its class, now that Chevy has revealed that it gets up to 42 mpg on the highway. The 2016 Cruze is "unsurpassed" in the segment, but doesn't grab the top title, since it matches the Honda Civic with the hybrid-like highway rating.

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March 22, 2016

2017 Buick Encore gets some styling updates

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Just like its cousin, the Chevy Trax, the Buick Encore small SUV is getting some styling updates for the 2017 model year. With more refined styling and updated technology, the Encore will likely continue to hold its title as the best selling model in the Buick lineup.

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March 21, 2016

2016 Chevy Malibu Hybrid tops the segment with 46 MPG combined rating

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Chevy has announced that the 2016 Malibu Hybrid is now the most fuel efficient hybrid sedan in its segment with a 46-mpg combined rating. With a 47 mpg city/ 46 mpg highway rating, the Malibu Hybrid easily tops the hybrid versions of the Ford Fusion, Toyota Camry and Kia Optima.

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March 16, 2016

2017 Chevy Camaro ZL1 arrives with 640-hp

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Chevy has unveiled the hottest version yet of the all-new Camaro - the 2017 Camaro ZL1. With 640 horsepower on tap, a new 10-speed transmission and various other performance upgrades, the Camaro ZL1 is sure to satisfy muscle car fans.

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2017 Chevy Colorado Shoreline edition is designed for California

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California is by far the largest midsize pickup market and to appeal to truck buyers in the state, Chevy has unveiled the unique 2017 Colorado Shoreline edition.

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March 15, 2016

Cadillac introduces a Black Chrome Package for the ATS and CTS

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Cadillac has unveiled a new Black Chrome package for the 2016 ATS and CTS models. As the name suggests, the Black Chrome package blacks out the grille, window moldings and wheels.

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March 1, 2016

2017 Chevy Corvette Grand Sport is ready for the track

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Chevy has unveiled the 2017 Corvette Grand Sport at the Geneva Motor Show. According to Chevy, the Corvette Grand Sport "is a pure expression of the car's motorsports-bred pedigree."

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February 26, 2016

GM introduces hybrid versions of the Chevy Silverado and GMC Sierra pickups

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GM has unveiled new hybrid versions of its Chevy Silverado and GMC full-size pickups, which use a mild hybrid system to improve the the fuel efficiency of the large pickups by up to 13 percent. Rather than use a full hybrid system, like the new Malibu, both pickups use a small electric motor and lithium-ion battery.

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February 11, 2016

2017 Cadillac XT5 priced at $38,995

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Cadillac has announced the pricing for the 2017 XT5 crossover, which is going to arrive in April. Pricing for the SRX successor will range from $38,995 for the base XT5 and will top out at $62,500 for the XT5 Platinum model before the $995 destination fees.

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February 10, 2016

2017 Chevy Trax gets a new face

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The subcompact SUV segment continues to heat up and in order to capture even more of the segment, Chevy is giving the 2017 Trax a facelift. The restyled Trax is being introduced just 13 months after its U.S. introduction.

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February 3, 2016

Cadillac confirms the ELR will be done after this generation

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The news shouldn't be all that surprising, but Cadillac has confirmed that the ELR plug-in hybrid will disappear after the current model's run is done. Cadillac President Johan de Nysschen recently confirmed to Automotive News that there will not be a second generation of the ELR.

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January 28, 2016

2016 GMC Sierra All Terrain X is ready to get dirty

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GMC has unveiled the 2016 Sierra All Terrain X, which is a special edition of the All Terrain model, that adds several new features to increase the pickup's off-road capability.

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