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New V8 power and smart tech are helping the CT6 make Cadillac great again

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Cadillac's flagship, the CT6, will receive significant updates for 2019. The brand will introduce a V-Sport trim level that inaugurates a brand-new, 4. 2-liter twin-turbocharged V8 engine.

Viper Plant Becomes FCA Heritage Center

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The Viper is history, and now the Conner Street plant where the sports car was hand-built will house the automaker’s history. FCA is converting the 51-year-old Detroit plant into a space to house its collection of about 400 historic vehicles, concepts, prototypes, show cars, and some new cars.

2019 Lincoln Aviator and Cadillac XT4 Teased: The Future of American Luxury?

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - America's luxury brands are committing to luxury crossovers with the Lincoln Aviator and Cadillac XT4, teased for the 2018 New York International Auto Show.

Cadillac’s New CT6 V-Sport to Debut Its 1st-Ever Twin-Turbo V-8

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Cadillac continues to bring more performance to its line-up with the introduction of the new 2019 CT6 V-Sport at this year's New York International Auto Show.

United Pacific LED Taillight Install On A 1969 Camaro

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Back in the days when styling trumped just about every other consideration in the design of a vehicle, taillights were almost an afterthought. Sure, other motorists needed to be warned when the car in front was locking up those four-wheel drums as the Beach Boys blared out of the single speaker wired to the AM radio, but not entirely at the expense of aesthetics.

Mercedes Flexperience subscriptions: Drive a different car each month

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Mercedes-Benz will soon jump into the U.S. car subscription pool. Carmakers like Audi, Cadillac and Porsche, as well as tech companies like Clutch Technologies and Flexdrive, have already begun trialing multi-vehicle subscription services here. The Mercedes offering, called Flexperience in Europe and entirely controlled though the Mercedes Me app, should shortly begin trials in Germany with the help of the two largest dealer groups there.

Elaine Herzberg’s Death Isn’t Uber’s Tragedy. It’s Ours.

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - There are two kinds of tragedies: those from which nothing is learned, and those that lead to change. Now that a pedestrian has been killed by a self-driving car, let’s dispense with the fiction that safety is a primary motivation in their development.

No. 8 Returns to NASCAR's Top Series with Daniel Hemric

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - After being absent for nearly a decade, the No. 8 racecar is returning to the top-level NASCAR Cup Series later this year with Daniel Hemric as the driver, Richard Childress Racing as the team owner, and Herbal Snuff as the primary sponsor.