https://www.forbes.com - Pam Fletcher, GM's executive chief engineer for autonomous and electrified vehicles, was named to Create + Cultivate's list of top 100 women in business for 2018.
https://www.carscoops.com - Remember the Tribute? It was Mazda’s SUV and a twin to the Ford Escape/Maverick that was in production from 2000 to 2011. Now, though, the name has been trademarked with the United States Patent and Trademark Office by General Motors, according to AutoGuide. GM’s move comes six years after Mazda lost the rights to use the moniker, and it can used on “motor land vehicles, namely, automobiles, sport utility vehicles, trucks, vans, engines therefore and structural parts thereof”, the publication reveals.
http://www.motortrend.com - If there’s one thing automakers love to do, it’s chase trends. So even though Nissan Murano CrossCabriolet sales never really took off, Land Rover now sells the Range Rover Evoque Convertible.
https://www.autoblog.com - Buick updates the 2019 Envision with the option of a nine-speed transmission, plus LED headlights, new colors and new wheels.
https://www.motorauthority.com - Volvo's trio of SUVs—the XC40, XC60, and XC90—may have to make room for another model next decade: a coupe-like SUV in the vein of the BMW X6/X4 and Mercedes-Benz GLE and GLC Coupes.
http://www.thedrive.com - Pop quiz, hotshot: What's the quickest way to haul a few thousand pounds? Let's review the options, because against all odds, on the eve of the electric car revolution, the limited-edition performance pickup truck market is somehow expanding.
http://www.thedrive.com - There is a new king of auto sales and his name is Ali Reda. He’s a Cadillac and Chevy salesman at Les Stanford Chevy Cadillac in Dearborn, Michigan.
https://www.carscoops.com - There really is no such thing as too much power, even for big trucks like the Chevrolet Silverado. This is the 2018 Yenko/SC Supercharged Silverado, created by Specialty Vehicle Engineering (SVE) as a nod to the legendary Yenko Camaros and Corvettes.
http://www.autonews.com - Geely chair Daimler's biggest solo shareholder, Senators seek Daimler probe; Cashing in on car's data; VW's '18 outlook; Buick Envision gets family makeover; Mustang painted-pony promo.
https://blog.caranddriver.com - Fifty-three years ago, Buick introduced the Riviera and Skylark Gran Sports to the world, packing big Nailhead V-8s and more style than just about anything else General Motors built at the time. By 1970, the zenith of the muscle-car era, the 455-cubic-inch GSX, wearing a wild stripe package and a distinctly un-Buick-like rear spoiler, was running quarter-miles deep in the 13s.