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Apple is investing $1 billion in Uber's biggest rival in China

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Apple has invested $1 billion in Didi Chuxing, Uber's biggest car-hailing competition in the crucial China market, the companies announced on Thursday evening.  Didi Chuxing controls around 90% of the Chinese market for car-hailing services.

2017 GMC Acadia First Drive: More Right-Sized than Downsized

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - GM’s aging Lambda-platform utility vehicles—which include the Buick Enclave, Chevrolet Traverse, GMC Acadia, and the now dead Saturn Outlook—have always been practical as big, three-row crossovers. Their extra-large dimensions, though, positioned them a bit too close to full-size SUVs for the tastes of those who might prefer, say, the Toyota Highlander.

This Emoji-Based Ad For The Chevy Cruze Confirms That Chevy Thinks You're A Moron

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The bar for any car ad where the premise is a staged focus group and there’s a reminder that the commercial has “Real people.

2017 Chevrolet Silverado High Desert Offers Suspension, Cosmetic Upgrades

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - First seen in concept form at the 2014 Specialty Equipment Market Association show, the production version of the 2017 Chevrolet Silverado High Desert package has been revealed. The new package is the first application of Magnetic Ride Control on a full-size Chevy pickup.

GM reviewing dealer sales metric in wake of legal setback

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - General Motors is reviewing the way it measures dealer sales effectiveness following last week's court ruling in New York that deemed the company's current system unfair, a top executive said.

Porsche PDK shifts Slower than 2017 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 Automatic

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - When the 2017 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 hits showrooms later this year, it’ll be the automaker’s first car to get the new ten-speed automatic, a transmission Chevy claims is so dialed in that it shifts faster than Porsche’s outstanding PDK dual-clutch gearbox. Chevy previously claimed its new ten-speed shifts faster than the Porsche PDK during our ride-along in a Camaro ZL1 prototype earlier this year.