A police officer can be seen through the window of a car that has had two front airbags depoloyed.
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Recall Alert: Ford Recalling Over 150,000 Pickups

This recall is an unusual one in that it is for Takata airbag modules that were installed in trucks that were involved in collisions. So they were accidentally replaced with obsolete airbag modules after the recall of Takata airbags was already over. The other unusual part is that it is for Ford Ranger pickups built …

Hybrids & Electrics

Feds Ban Electric Ford F150 And VW ID4 EV Battery Maker

There is a big dustup between EV battery manufacturers. The two main battery suppliers are LG Chem and SK Innovation. LG Chem and an unnamed battery maker filed a claim back in April 2019, that SK Innovation stole trade secrets from LG Chem. LF Chem makes batteries for many automakers including General Motors and Tesla. …

The Cadillac Lyriq is an electric vehicle that will be featured in one of two Super Bowl ads GM has planned for this year's game.
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GM to Plug Electric Vehicles in Upcoming Super Bowl Ads

Automakers typically pay millions of dollars to promote their brands during the Super Bowl. This year will be no different, at least not for General Motors (GM). According to recent reports, GM is leveraging this year’s Super Bowl to tout its brand. It also hopes to position itself as a major player in manufacturing electric …

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 …

2021 Cadillac Escalade driving on street
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 …

2020 Chevrolet Silverado Diesel driving on a farm
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 …

2021 Ford F-150 driving through a forest
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 …