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2016 Holden Commodore Revealed, May Preview Updates For The Chevy SS

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Holden has unveiled what’s likely to be the last major update for its Commodore family of models before the Australian General Motors Company [NYSE:GM] subsidiary ceases production in late 2017 and finally retires the car’s...

General Motors CEO Mary Barra Will Make First European Auto Show Appearance In Frankfurt

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Opel has a lot to look forward to in the next few years. The brand’s execs still say 2016 could be the year Opel turns a profit, the 2016 Opel Astra will launch and an onslaught of new product and engines are inbound by 2018 to revitalize General Motors’ European branch. It’s a well timed visit for GM CEO Mary Barra, who will make her first appearance at a European auto show since taking her position, reports Automotive News. Barra will attend the 2015 Frankfurt Motor Show, where Opel will publicly unveil the 2016 Opel Astra K, a buzz-worthy car for the brand with much riding on its success.

Chase Elliott and Chevrolet get Xfinity victory at Richmond

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Reigning NASCAR Xfinity Series champion Chase Elliott was first off pit road under caution on lap 218 of 250 and held the top spot the rest of the way in breaking a 39-race winless streak on Friday night...

Cadillac CTS Sales Down 33 Percent To 1,730 Units In August 2015

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Cadillac dealers delivered 1,730 units of the CTS to customers during the month of August 2015 in the United States, representing a 33.26 percent decrease compared to the 2,592 units sold in August 2014. Compared to the previous sales month of July 2015, during which dealers delivered 1,515 units of the CTS, sales were 215 units higher in August 2015.

Millennials Digging Cars Their Parents Can’t Buy New Anymore, Including the Aztek

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Millennials. Who knows what they’re thinking? Well, maybe GM and Dodge did … in the early and mid-2000s. According to Edmunds, the 18-34 age group of used car buyers are flocking to some discontinued metal including the Dodge Magnum, Chrysler Pacifica, Pontiac Aztek, Chevrolet Trailblazer and Saturn Outlook. But, why would they be buying models that were so derided or unpopular when new? Because they’re cheap. That’s why.