Entries from The Torque Report tagged with 'GM'

Cadillac has officially pulled the plug on the ELR

Sales of the Cadillac ELR were doomed from the start, largely because of its $75,000 sticker price and now production has officially stopped.

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

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.

2017 Chevy Silverado High Desert package adds a lockable cargo system

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.

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

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.

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

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.

2016 Chevy Cruze rated at 42 mpg on the highway

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.

2017 Buick Encore gets some styling updates

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.

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

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.

2017 Chevy Camaro ZL1 arrives with 640-hp

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.

2017 Chevy Colorado Shoreline edition is designed for California

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.

Cadillac introduces a Black Chrome Package for the ATS and CTS

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.

2017 Chevy Corvette Grand Sport is ready for the track

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."

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

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.

2017 Cadillac XT5 priced at $38,995

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.

2017 Chevy Trax gets a new face

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.

2016 GMC Sierra All Terrain X is ready to get dirty

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.

2016 Chevy Silverado Realtree Edition

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.

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

Buick has released two rear-wheel drive concepts in the last year, but neither of the may ever see production.

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

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.

2016 Buick Envision adds a new compact crossover to the lineup

Coming off the success of the Encore and Enclave crossovers, Buick is now adding another crossover to its lineup - the 2016 Envision.

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