https://jesusbehindthewheel.wordpress.com - On highway, the Yukon XL Denali was quiet and effortless as it glided over the miles. The air conditioned seats were a delightful luxury to beat the 90 degree weather outside. The Denali’s V8 can run on only four if you have a light foot which can stretch the MPG’s out of its 31 gallon tank. The narrow two-lane roads leading up the Canyon Lake were not a problem for this stretch SUV, and we had a lovely time enjoying the scenic route in style.
http://www.stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk - A Vauxhall dealership has introduced state-of-the art customer facilities for its new car showroom and service reception area at its Ebley branch. The new waiting areas are equipped with TVs, free WiFi and complimentary refreshments while the forecourt has also been extended, giving customers a wider choice of used cars.
http://www.motortrader.com - A surge of interest in the Vauxhall Zafira saw both new and used sales take off last month, making the model a star performer on Buyacar.co.uk, the online-only motor retail specialist. The move signals a recovery for the reputation of a car beset by negative publicity after a previous generation was recalled following a number of fires.
http://qz.com - Picture the Mercedes logo in your head. Easy, right? A three-pointed star. You could draw it from memory if asked. Now do the same for BMW. Maybe a bit harder, but still pretty simple. Now try to picture the Cadillac logo. Not at all simple. It’s the shape of a shield, with 23 separate elementsand five different colors. Could you draw it from memory?
http://www.hotrod.com - Yeah, it’s purple. Get over it. Even if it isn’t the manliest of colors for a machine that packs 659 horsepower, there’s a method behind the madness. What bystanders see as a unique paint scheme actually represents the journey that’s taken Chris King from just another car crazy kid from the Midwest to co-founder of one of the most innovative suspension manufacturers in the industry. That journey is far from over, and the high-tech suspension hardware cinching the Camaro down to the pavement is about to leave challengers behind in a purple and white haze.
http://www.autonews.com - Lyft, the U.S. ride-hailing startup with ties to General Motors, is working with Qatalyst Partners to explore deal options, a person familiar with the matter told Bloomberg.
http://www.usatoday.com - Could ride-hailing Lyft be looking for a buyer? That's the conclusion one might glean, based on a report that says Lyft has hired Qatalyst Partners, a boutique investment bank that specializes in finding suitors for tech companies.
http://www.motortrend.com - At one dealership I worked at the General Sales Manager stood up in front of everyone in the Monday morning sales meeting and said “I’m sure all you old timers already know this, but in case any of you newbies haven’t figured it out yet, we’re in the business of stepping people into a bad decision. ”I nearly fell off my chair.
http://www.motortrend.com - It’s time to clear those eyes and lean into the screen because these grainy spy photos reveal what is likely the mid-engine Chevrolet Corvette that’s coming sooner rather than later. These photos, along with recent rumors, further solidify that General Motors is serious about producing the most balanced Corvette we’ve seen yet.
http://www.forbes.com - Lyft is hiring M&A banker Qatalyst Partners, but is anyone other than GM even in the running? General Motors is the only player that really makes sense. GM already has a 10% stake in Lyft, courtesy of a $500 million investment in January. The automaker has been ultra acquisitive in the technology space too: along with Lyft, GM bought self-driving company Cruise Automation for $1 billion in March and the assets of Sidecar, a ridesharing startup that shut down last December.