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A Norwegian plane went from New York to London in 5 hours and 13 minutes — the fastest subsonic commercial transatlantic flight ever

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Norwegian just broke a record for fastest subsonic commercial transatlantic flight. Its Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner got from New York JFK to London Gatwick in five hours, 13 minutes.

How General Motors Engineered the 2019 Chevy Silverado For Fatter Profits

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - General Motors has taken the wraps off of its all-new 2019 Chevrolet Silverado. It's a complete redesign of the full-size pickup that delivers an outsized portion of GM's profits – and it was designed with an eye toward delivering even fatter profits in the future. The new Silverado is the first in a wave of new trucks coming from GM over the next couple of years.

Jumpstart: Mustang Most-Viewed Vehicle of 2017

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Media, insights and marketing solutions provider Jumpstart Automotive Media named the Ford Mustang the most-viewed vehicle of 2017. The Mustang has held the top spot since 2014, but as an outlier: Jumpstart’s analysts found Americans’ love for trucks, SUVs and crossovers remained on full display during 2017.

2018 GMC Canyon: Release dates, prices, specs, and features

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Little changed from 2017, the 2018 GMC Canyon lineup ranges from a basic work truck to the creature-friendly Denali. The Canyon All Terrain sport trim isn't as hardy as the platform-sharing Chevy Colorado ZR2, but few trucks are.

2018 Chevy Camaro: Release dates, prices, specs, and features

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The 2018 Chevy Camaro's six distinct trims, each available as a coupe or convertible, becomes an even dozen choices from fun to screaming hot. Optional performance packages for most trims are ready for those who want even more.

Why General Motors Is Feeling Good About 2018 -- and Even Better About 2019

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - General Motors said that it expects its results in 2018 to look a lot like its pre-tax 2017 results – and that those pre-tax 2017 results will end up "at the high end" of the optimistic guidance it gave a year ago. GM also noted that while its earnings may not grow much in 2018, 2019 has the potential to be a record year.  GM's all-new line of crossover SUVs helped boost profits in 2017.

Bankruptcy judge rules settlement calling for GM to pay $1 billion stock is unenforceable

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The case is tied to GM's 2014 recall of 2.6 million vehicles with defective ignition switches, including one linked to 124 deaths.