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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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January 20, 2016

2016 Chevy Silverado Realtree Edition

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Chevy has unveiled another unique version of the Silverado - the 2016 Silverado Realtree Edition - an outdoors-inspired special edition that features camo graphics from Realtree.

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January 19, 2016

Buick's latest concepts may never enter production, Avenir concept is already off the table

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Last year Buick revealed the Avenir concept at the Detroit Auto Show, which sparked rumors that Buick could get a new rear-wheel drive flagship sedan and now this year, Buick showed off the stylish Avista concept, which sparked dreams of a new rear-wheel drive Buick coupe. Will Buick ever put either of them in production? Well it looks like at least one of them is already a no-go.

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January 13, 2016

2017 GMC Acadia goes on a massive diet and gets a 2.5L four-cyl

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GMC has unveiled the all-new 2017 Acadia crossover at the Detroit Auto Show. The biggest news is that the Acadia is now 700 pounds lighter than the current model, thanks to a new lighter body structure and a smaller exterior.

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January 11, 2016

Buick Avista concept could preview a sexy Buick coupe

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Although Buick has unveiled the new 2016 Envision crossover at the Detroit Auto Show, the new Avista concept will likely steal the spotlight. The 2+2 concept is a sexy coupe that Buick says "rekindles its historic performance roots."

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2016 Buick Envision adds a new compact crossover to the lineup

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Coming off the success of the Encore and Enclave crossovers, Buick is now adding another crossover to its lineup - the 2016 Envision. The Envision is a new compact crossover that will slot right in the middle of the two existing crossovers and will compete with other luxury crossovers, like the Acura RDX and Lincoln MKC.

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January 9, 2016

2017 GMC Acadia teased ahead of its Detroit debut

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GMC has released this teaser photo of the next-generation 2017 GMC Acadia, which is going to debut in just a days at the Detroit Auto Show.

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January 7, 2016

2017 Chevy Cruze Hatchback revealed, arrives in the U.S. this fall

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Chevy has unveiled the all-new 2017 Cruze hatchback, which is going to debut next week at the Detroit Auto Show. Unlike the last Cruze hatchback, this one will be sold in the U.S. starting this fall.

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January 6, 2016

2017 Chevy Bolt officially debuts at CES, production will kick off late this year

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While the Tesla Model 3 promises to bring a 200-mile electric car to the masses, Chevy might have just got there first. Chevy has unveiled the 2017 Bolt electric car at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas!

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December 28, 2015

Chevy Trax Midnight Edition revealed

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Chevy has unveiled the 2016 Trax Midnight Edition, which like the brand's pickups, gets blacked-out treatment. Based on the LTZ trim, the Midnight Edition features black wheels, bezels, beltline molding and door handles. Inside, the seats are trimmed with gray accents and the floor mats feature gray piping.

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December 22, 2015

E Ray filing could mean an electrified Corvette is coming

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Could General Motors be working on an electrified version of the Corvette? There's no confirmation yet, but a new trademark filing may be a clue that something may be in the works. New trademark filings for the names "Corvette E-Ray" and "E-Ray," could prove that GM is planning a hybrid or fully electric version of the Corvette.

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December 18, 2015

Cadillac exec admits that the ELR is a "big disappointment"

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It's no secret that the Cadillac ELR plug-in hybrid is not the success that Cadillac had hoped it would be. With its coupe layout and high price tag the ELR has failed to find many buyers and now Cadillac's Chief Marketing Officer has admitted that the ELR is a "big disappointment."

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December 11, 2015

2016 Chevy Malibu Hybrid LT priced at $28,645

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Chevy has announced the pricing for the all-new 2016 Malibu Hybrid LT, which will start at $28,645 when it arrives this spring. Thanks to a new hybrid powertrain, the Malibu Hybrid now gets up to 48 mpg in the city.

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November 23, 2015

Cadillac to launch a compact crossover in 2018

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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.

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