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Ford's $500M investment in Rivian to yield new electric vehicle

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Ford plans to build a battery EV using Rivian’s flexible skateboard platform. The move comes weeks after talks between Rivian and General Motors reportedly broke down.

Differences Between the 2019 Chevy Bolt and Volt

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The pure-electric 2019 Chevy Bolt and the plug-in hybrid 2019 Chevy Volt are both popular choices in the green-car segment. Here’s a brief comparison of these models to help you decide which one would suit you best.

Father and Son Project: LS2-Powered 1966 Chevy Biscayne

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Father and son combo Tommy and Vinny Rollino weren’t looking for a new street/strip car when they found their 1966 Biscayne at a car show about a decade ago. “We were looking for a daily driver, and when this one popped up for sale in the swap meet section at Maple Grove, well, we had to take a closer look,” says Tommy.

Range Finder: Every EV’s Range from Worst to Best

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Whether you’re actively in the market for one or not just yet, electric cars are the new reality. Prices are constantly coming down, and they can be fun to drive if you’re open to the type of swift, silent, and torquey appeal they provide.

Longer Buick Encore GX Will Likely Be Sold in the U.S.

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - At the Shanghai auto show last week, Buick revealed a redesigned version of the Encore, as well as a slightly longer version called the Encore GX. Since Buick already sells the Encore here in the US, we assumed the redesigned version would be sold in our market, but that the longer GX would be something GM had cooked up exclusively for the Chinese market.