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GM Issues Service Bulletin For 2015 Chevrolet Silverado GMC Sierra Heavy Duty Trucks Over Potentially-Missing Seal

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Affected vehicles may have been built with a missing seal within the power-steering fluid cooler.

2015 Cadillac Escalade Named One Of The Most Hackable Vehicles

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Vehicle hacking has become a hot topic as of recent, with many manufacturers being affected, including General Motors’ OnStar system. But, the 2015 Cadillac Escalade has recently been named by forensic consultants PT&C/LWG as one of the most hackable vehicles sold in the United States.

General Motors And UAW Erect Billboard To Lure Employees Near Nissan Factory

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - General Motors and the United Auto Workers union need employees for the Spring Hill, Tennessee plant. The UAW says the traditional methods are already being used, with job postings being listed on social media, and other various advertisements in place. But, the UAW and GM have taken a jab at local cross-town rival, Nissan, by constructing a billboard only a half-mile away from the local Nissan factory.

And Now, A Slightly Better Look At The 2016 Holden Commodore Series II

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Just last week, GM’s Holden division shared a teaser photo of the upcoming 2016 Commodore Series II, which will deliver a refresh to the Commodore lineup. We gave the image to our digital artists with the goal of extracting as many details from the (too dark for our tastes) teaser, and what you see above is what they came away with.

Chevrolet Onix Was Brazil’s Best-Selling Car In August

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The Chevrolet Onix was Brazil’s best-selling vehicle in August 2015, selling 10,999 units during the month. This is the first time that the small hatchback has occupied the best-selling position since its launch three years ago. In addition, the Onix has sold over 70,000 units during the first eight months of 2015, making it the best-selling model in the retail space.

Cadillac Escalade V Reportedly In The Works With LT4 V8 Power

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The Escalade is poised to become ever larger and more charge. Cadillac had previously gone on the record to state it did not plan to dilute the V-series badge for its crossover and SUV offerings. To solve the lack of sporty utility vehicles, the brand said Vsport variants were much more likely, something softer, less hardcore than a true V-series. It seems the tide may have turned inside Cadillac, because Motor Trend’s Jonny Lieberman published a tweet to his personal Twitter account stating a Cadillac Escalade V is “imminent.”

2017 Cadillac XT5 Will Officially Bow In Dubai

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Industry analysts originally pegged the 2017 Cadillac XT5 crossover to debut earlier this year at the 2015 New York International Auto Show. Instead, N-Y-C became all about the C-T-6, Cadillac’s latest foray into creating another stop-gap flagship sedan. With Cadillac’s official statement planning the 2017 XT5 for an early 2016 release date, the 2015 Los Angeles Auto Show seemed like the perfect opportunity to officially take the wraps off the Cadillac SRX replacement. We were wrong again.

Opel Vivaro Surf Concept: Lifestyle Van for Sports and Leisure

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The Opel Vivaro is going lifestyle. One year after the launch of the new generation midsize light commercial vehicle, which has been ordered roughly 90,000 times to date, Opel will showcase the Vivaro Surf Concept. The elegant passenger version is ideal for sporting activities.

Opel’s European Sales Increase by Almost 13 Percent in August

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Opel added another chapter to its ongoing success story in August with strong growth across Europe. According to preliminary numbers, the Rüsselsheim-based carmaker increased sales in August by more than 7,300 vehicles or 12.8 percent compared to the same period of 2014 to around 64,500 units.