A white 2020 GMC Acadia AT4 parked in the snow in front of mountains
Crossover & Midsize

The GMC Acadia Managed to Beat Several Luxury SUVs

When most car shoppers think of luxury SUVs, brands like Infiniti,  Cadillac, and Mercedes-Benz come to mind. And though GMC sells premium vehicles, its Acadia crossover hasn’t gained as much traction in the upscale-SUV market. However, the new 2021 GMC Acadia might begin to change some minds. This three-row SUV ranked sixth on Consumer Reports‘ …

2020 GMC Sierra AT4 HD is on display at the 112th Annual Chicago Auto Show at McCormick Place
Trucks & SUVs

There Are Cheaper Options Than the 2021 GMC Sierra 1500

For years, people have asked why in the world has the GMC Sierra always been priced higher than the Chevy Silverado. To put it simply: the GMC Sierra holds the GMC brand name—a brand name representing slightly more luxury. Other than that, nothing significant differentiates the two full-size pickup trucks. Staying true to form, the …

A black 2020 GMC Terrain Denali driving down a road

The 2021 GMC Terrain ‘Is Priced like a Winner’ – But There’s a Catch

The 2021 GMC Terrain gets high marks in a few different areas. It stands out against other compact SUVs with its power offerings and tech. Pricing for the Terrain also seems reasonable, on the surface, that is.  The 2021 GMC Terrain offers two distinct driving experiences  GMC got rid of the Terrain’s diesel engine, so there are now performance …

A black 2021 Chevy Silverado HD Carhartt Special Edition parked in a dusty barn with tractors
Trucks & SUVs

2021 Chevy Silverado 1500 vs. 2021 GMC Sierra 1500: One Barely Edges Out the Other

Americans love full-size trucks. So there’s stiff competition among automakers to make the best one. The Chevy Silverado 1500 is one of the nation’s best-selling pickups, second only to the Ford F-150. The 2021 Silverado got several new features, including the available MultiFlex tailgate and even higher towing capacity. Another great full-size truck is the …

A black 2021 GMC Yukon Denali parked on snow in front of pine trees and snow-capped mountains
Trucks & SUVs

Is the 2021 GMC Yukon Denali Worth Not Paying More?

Luxury vehicles have an allure that can’t be denied. The materials used to make them are usually a step above other vehicles, and the nameplate alone is enough to draw envious looks from friends. However, they’re also expensive. Many might wonder if a higher trim level on a vehicle like the GMC Yukon Denali is …

2020 GMC Sierra AT4 is on display at the 112th Annual Chicago Auto Show
Trucks & SUVs

Towing Is Easier Than Ever in the 2021 GMC Sierra 1500

GMC offers a nice lineup this year with their pickups. It could be hard to choose just one. However, one of those pickups is starting to stand out from the rest of the lineup and that’s the GMC Sierra 1500. This truck has several trims, including the AT4 and the Denali, a Kelley Blue Book …

A black 2021 Ford F-150 stands atop a hill
Trucks & SUVs

The 2021 Ford F-150 Shouldn’t Cost Less Than the GMC Sierra

The Ford F-150 is one of the most popular trucks on the market today. But it actually holds a more impressive accolade. Not only is the F-150 a popular truck, but it’s also one of America’s best-selling vehicles, period. And despite its status as number one, the 2021 Ford F-150 is still less expensive than …

The Yukon is GMC's full-size SUV and competes with the likes of the Chevy Tahoe.

The 2021 GMC Yukon Denali Is a Budget Cadillac Escalade

The newest Cadillac Escalade is here, and per usual, it’s outrageous. Many enthusiasts still consider the Escalade as the pinnacle of luxury. But if you want Escalade amenities for less than $80K, General Motors has other options for you, like the 2021 GMC Yukon Denali.  The 2021 GMC Yukon Denali is ‘cut from the same cloth’ as the 2021 …

2020 Chevy Silverado Duramax Diesel
Trucks & SUVs

The Chevy Silverado Finally Stomped the Ford F-150

It’s no secret that 2020 has been a wild year. It’s even been wild in the truck world, where the Chevy Silverado is finally shaping up against the Ford F-150. But General Motors and the GMC Sierra also deserve credit for selling more units than the F-150 and SuperDuty. Those trucks get to celebrate with …

A black 2020 GMC Acadia Denali is parked on asphalt in front of trees and an orange sky
Crossover & Midsize

The GMC Acadia Offers Better Value in 2021

Though not known for its competitive midsize SUVs, GMC is making headway with the Acadia, which debuted in 2006. Today this crossover boasts power and capability while offering flexibility and convenience. Recently, the Acadia has been likened to a minivan in its roominess, and that seems to be what’s needed these days. The main competition …

2021 GMC Canyon AT4
Trucks & SUVs

The 2021 GMC Canyon Came in Dead Last

The 2021 GMC Canyon shows up in last place of all the compact pickup trucks tested by Consumer Reports for the 2021 model year. That means out of six tested compact pickup trucks, the new Canyon is listed dead last. But this truck offers a diesel engine –– a feature that most others in its …

The 2021 GMC Canyon AT4 on the trails
Trucks & SUVs

Is There Anything Good About the 2021 GMC Canyon?

Consumer Reports is pretty harsh when it comes to trucks. I would argue that you can’t judge a pickup truck with the same set of expectations as a car. However, either way you cut it, the GMC Canyon scored a shockingly low 37 overall. The normal truck complaints were alive and well, rough ride, uncomfortable, …

2021 Chevrolet Tahoe Z71 and Suburban High Country

Most Large SUVs Aren’t That Reliable According to Consumer Reports

Out of all the vehicle classes, you could say that large SUVs present the most capabilities and weaknesses. The highlights are that large SUVs have the most power and space. However, they’re gas guzzlers and can be challenging to maneuver. And as you shop around, you’ll see that many full-size SUVs have unimpressive reliability ratings. Consumer Reports updates its list …

2021 GMC Sierra in the valley
Trucks & SUVs

An All-Electric GMC Sierra Could Arrive Sooner Than You Think

The 2021 GMC Sierra fights in one of the most competitive segments in the U.S. auto industry. However, the rise of electric pickup trucks could severely disrupt that. GM’s first electric pickup, the Hummer EV, is slated to arrive sometime in late 2021. Thankfully, Autoblog reports that an all-electric Sierra or Sierra-like truck will join …

A blue 2020 Mini Countryman SUV cruises along a wooded road
Crossover & Midsize

6 SUVs That Are Actually Great for Your Commute

Commuting to work or school can be hectic. Finding a vehicle that offers comfortable seats, a smooth ride, ample cargo space, and decent fuel economy can make your daily drive less stressful. SUVs are great for families, and they’re gaining popularity among commuters. Many prefer SUVs for their spaciousness, higher driving position, and safety. But …

An image of the 2021 Nissan Armada off-roading outdoors.
Trucks & SUVs

The 2021 Nissan Armada Is Still Missing a Vital Feature

The 2021 Nissan Armada got some refreshing updates. In fact, people who love this large family SUV are likely happy to discover that it didn’t lose its naturally aspirated V8 engine. In addition, the new Nissan Armada gets more power than its previous model. But this three-row Nissan SUV is still missing a vital feature. …

2020 Chevy Silverado Trail Boss off-roading
Trucks & SUVs

The 2021 Chevy Silverado and GMC Sierra Just Got $76 Million

The entire industry took a major hit during 2020 thanks to the arrival of COVID-19. Despite this, the demand for pickup trucks has remained surprisingly high. So much so that GM just had to invest $76 million into the production of the 2021 Chevy Silverado and 2021 GMC Sierra. According to Motor1, most of the …

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 …

2020 GMC Sierra SLT towing a boat
Trucks & SUVs

The 2022 GMC Sierra 1500 Just Got a Major Upgrade

As we get new generations of the GMC Sierra 1500, the full-size truck undoubtedly becomes more luxurious. As we move into the 2022 Sierra, the model is set to receive even more premium tech features. According to GMC, the 2022 Sierra is getting Cadillac’s Super Cruise driver assistance tech. Additionally, you’ll even be able to …

2021 GMC Sierra 1500
Trucks & SUVs

The 2022 GMC Sierra Already Lags Behind the Ford F-150

Big things are happening for the 2022 GMC Sierra, however, the same things may have already happened for the Ford F-150. Now the new GMC Sierra could be lagging behind competitors already. Let’s check out why.  Is the 2022 GMC Sierra behind the competition?  The big whoop for the 2022 GMC Sierra right now is …

A red 2019 GMC Terrain Denali parked in the driveway.

The 2019 GMC Terrain Dazzles and Disappoints

The 2019 GMC Terrain is one of the highest-rated versions, so it’s an enticing option to buy used. You may have heard that the Terrain provides a luxury-inspired driving experience, and it’s comfortable to ride in. While that’s true, you may find that the Terrain’s cons outweigh the pros. The 2019 GMC Terrain (mostly) dazzles when it comes …

2021 MINI Countryman powered by X-Raid
Tips, Tricks & Trends

Which Auto Brands Rated Best/Worst Sales Experience?

The JD Power Sales Satisfaction Index is out for 2020. This takes a 1,000-point scale and determines the satisfaction of the sales process based on delivery, dealer personnel, paperwork, dealer website, and other factors. Almost 36,000 buyers were surveyed from January through June of 2020. So it determines which brands rated the best/worst overall sales …