Hybrids & Electrics

Does This Really Mean Chevy Is Doing A Corvette SUV?

For years there have been rumors about Corvette becoming its own brand-possibly killing off Cadillac in the process. The thinking is that Corvette has remained true to its name and has an almost impeccable reputation. When Ford was rumored to be splitting off the Mustang brand into an all-electric crossover the Corvette rumors gained weight. …

This is the new logo for GM beginning Monday, January 11, 2021
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GM Changes Its Logo for the First Time in Over 50 Years

For the first time in over 50 years, General Motors is changing its corporate logo. GM has launched a new initiative aimed at electrifying the majority of its automotive platforms. It is not a short term goal. It’s a shift that will permeate projects of the automaker for the rest of its future. To commemorate this bold new direction, …

2021 Cadillac Escalade new car sales
Trucks & SUVs

Cadillac Warning Escalade Owners About This Feature

There seems to be a lot of confusion about the semi-autonomous features of some cars. The Canadian Tesla driver and his passenger arrested for speeding down a highway while napping is one such example. It seems that there are, well, a lot of boneheads out there. That’s why Cadillac is warning 2021 Escalade owners about …

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Trucks & SUVs

The 2021 Cadillac Escalade is Missing 1 Crucial Feature

The 2021 Cadillac Escalade just got a nice redesign to continue being a luxury king. However, the Caddy is still missing one crucial feature. General Motors tried to update the new Cadillac Escalade to be more modern, but they may have forgotten one important update.  What is the 2021 Cadillac Escalade missing?  Power. According to …

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GM Just Pulled a First in the Automotive Manufacturing World

In 1913, Henry Ford created the first assembly line for mass-producing the automobile. Since that time, the automotive manufacturing industry has evolved dramatically. Thanks to ever-changing technology, automotive manufacturing plants are now equipped with a wide range of machines and other high-tech equipment to make the production process faster and more efficient. General Motors recently …

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Trucks & SUVs

General Motors Expands to Meet Growing Chevy Silverado Demands

Amidst the pickup truck shortage, General Motors has decided to expand in order to meet demands for the Chevy Silverado. Massive investments will be used to increase the manufacturing of Chevrolet Silverado, GMC Sierra HD, and more.  GM expands to ramp up Chevy Silverado production  According to The Street, General Motors plans to invest $76 …

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GM Just Flipped On (and Off) Trump

GM just flipped on the Trump administration over his emissions lawsuit with California. In a sense, it has flipped him off, too. When we last visited this drama Trump’s lawsuit sought to revoke California’s allowance to set its own emissions standards. This was mandated to California by the feds in the 1960s. There are 12 …

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Will 2035 See The End Of Gas-Powered Vehicles? It Looks Likely

The news this week has taken a dark turn if you’re a gas-powered vehicle proponent. More countries and regions are targeting 2035 as the target to ban gas-powered vehicle manufacturing. That already includes California, British Columbia, and just today Quebec announced 2035 as its plan to ban. Meanwhile, companies like luxury car-maker Bentley have set …

The Chevy Tahoe is a full-size SUV.
Trucks & SUVs

Your 2021 Chevy Tahoe Can Have Even More Power

Do you feel like your 2021 Chevy Tahoe needs a little more umph? Because now you can easily add more power because GM released performance parts. The parts are available for the 2021 Chevy Suburban, too, so you can upgrade either beast.  Upgrade the 2021 Chevy Tahoe or Suburban  The totally redesigned 2021 Chevy Tahoe …

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Trucks & SUVs

The 2021 Ford F-150 V8 Engine Works Smarter Now

The 2021 Ford F-150 5.0-liter V8 engine has a few tricks up its sleeve. Instead of going for more horsepower, Ford implemented changes for the engine to work better. See how the 2021 Ford F-150 V8 engine works in your favor.  The 2021 Ford F-150 V8 engine works smarter  Ford brought many new changes to …

The GMC Hummer EV is an all-electric pickup truck.
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The New GMC Hummer EV is Underpowered and Overpriced

The 2022 GMC Hummer EV had a shocking debut. Once we heard how much the Hummer EV will cost, our jaws dropped. To make matters more surprising, the GMC Hummer EV doesn’t seem to incorporate enough power and features to make the price worth it.  The 2022 GMC Hummer EV is overpriced  Surprise! The 2022 …

The GMC HUMMER EV is driven by next-generation EV propulsion
Hybrids & Electrics

Is The GMC Hummer Vaporware? No Test Mules Exist Yet

While we’re happy to see the GMC Hummer so far ahead of its 2022 launch, now we are concerned. Why? Because normally it takes from three to five years of development time for an entirely new vehicle. That’s from concept to finished product. A lot of that time is for testing mules and prototypes. Especially …

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Stick A Fork In Cadillac: GMC Denali Outsells It

The GMC Denali and AT4 off-road models are now outselling Cadillac. What was once “the standard of the world,” Cadillac is now a brand nobody cares about. Sales across the board are in the tank as GMC overtakes it. Most Cadillac dealers are dualed with GMC, so GM should quietly drop Cadillac models until there …

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Worst Car Wednesday: The Oldsmobile Diesel Disaster

“I can do it fast, good, or cheap; pick two.” That‘s known as the “iron triangle” in the project management world. General Motors had been in business for more than enough years to understand that mantra all too well. And yet, when it came to delving into diesel engine development, it all went out the …

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Report: GM Is Jumping Into Flying Taxi Development

One of the big problems with the 2024 Olympics being in Los Angeles is traffic. Congestion continues to increase even with freeway widening efforts across the Los Angeles basin. The word is that several companies are developing flying taxis to literally hop over the congestion. These would have the look of large drones and seat …

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General Motors Backs Nikola Electric Trucks With $2 Billon

General Motors feels confident about partnering with Nikola because they spent $2 billion to build a strategic partnership. With this deal, GM gets 11% of the ownership of this electric truck start-up business.  General Motors partners with Nikola  Nikola electric trucks just got pretty serious by merging with General Motors to secure lower battery and …

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Report: Are GM and Honda Merging?

Today Honda and General Motors signed a memo of understanding forming an alliance for a number of goals. The memo states it is an understanding to develop a range of vehicles, share purchasing, research and development, and platforms. That sounds more like the cusp of a merger than an alliance. So, are GM and Honda …

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Why Is GM Making a Big Deal About Chevy Sales in South Korea?

At the beginning of August, Chevy launched a new e-quotation consulting service for its South Korean customers. This timely, contactless shopping method is in large part GM’s response to high South Korean demand for three Chevy vehicles: the Chevrolet Colorado, the Trailblazer, and the Traverse. GM Authority reports on exactly what we can expect from …

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Trucks & SUVs

2023 Chevy Silverado ZR2 To Battle Ram TRX And Ford Raptor

Every enthusiast has been waiting for Chevy to get onto the Raptor bandwagon. Now the bell has been answered and it has revealed the 2023 Silverado ZR2. As Chevy has had success with the Colorado ZR2 it plans to apply that same recipe around its full-size Silverado. Though it may not be on the same …

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Australia Is Really Mad At Chevy Over This

The Holden brand was GM’s Australian manufacturing arm forever. But GM has been retracting for years. First, it sold its Opel brand in Europe, and then it killed the Holden brand last February. But now it has done a partial reversal and started another company. It’s called GMSV (General Motors Specialty Vehicles). And the Aussies …

2021 Chevrolet Silverado Realtree edition bed
Trucks & SUVs

Chevy Will Offer A New 2021 Silverado Feature Nobody Needs

Let’s celebrate the lengths GM will go for a bit of hype. What we all want from the upcoming refreshed 2021 Chevy Silverado is a new fascia. Oh, and a better interior. What we’ll get is something that serves little purpose that no one wants. That would be a six-position tailgate with a secret seventh …

2021 Cadillac Escalade and Escalade ESV
Trucks & SUVs

Ever Wonder How Much Profit GM Makes On Tahoe/Suburban? A Lot!

GM’s Chevy Tahoe and Suburban full-size SUVs are just now trickling into dealerships. The coronavirus pushed back GM’s schedules but it is full steam ahead right now. The GMC Yukon and Cadillac Escalade are soon to follow. These are the real moneymakers for GM. combined with the Silverado and Sierra they are funding all of …