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GM Korea, Online Site Join in Bid to Market Aveo

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - GM Korea notes the joint promotion with the Auction online shopping site won’t be followed by offering more models, but is a special promotion to help bring the new Aveo to the attention of potential women buyers ages 30-40.

China ratchets down green-energy growth for first time ever

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Over the past few years, China has made a major push to reduce carbon emissions by encouraging use of green technologies. Thanks to generous government incentives and fleet purchases, it is now the world's largest market for plug-in electric cars.

Audi could be vulnerable as the fallout from VW emissions-cheating scandal continues

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Audi has been one of the success stories of the auto industry in recent years, as the VW Group has established it as a youthful luxury brand alternative to BMW and Mercedes, especially in the US. But as VW's emissions-cheating scandal grinds on, Audi could be in for some trouble, according to Bloomberg's Christopher Rauwald and Chad Thomas, who have the latest on a new management shakeup.

SUV Review: 2016 Cadillac Escalade

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - When I went to pick up my Cadillac Escalade test vehicle, the person who hands over the keys joked and asked if I had my hat on backwards. There is something to it: Introduced for 1999, largely in response to the Lincoln Navigator that debuted the year before, it soon gained a following with rap stars and pro athletes.

Three stylish family sedans that are easy on the wallet

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Graeme Fletcher combines manufacturers’ incentives from with resale value, dependability and overall ratings to find you the best deal for your money in new cars. This week, we look at family sedans. The hot deals are on the 2016 Chevrolet Impala 1LS, Chrysler 200 LX and Volkswagen CC 2.0 TSI Sportline DSG.

2017 GMC Acadia All Terrain First Test: Smaller and faster

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Our first drive of the 2017 GMC Acadia was in the pouring rain in Washington, D.C., ending the day in a downpour so heavy you could barely see the car in front of you on the highway. The rain washed out the off-road track designed to show the mild capabilities of the All Terrain, the new two-row off-road addition to the family of three-row crossovers.

Early Bolt EVs May Not Have Promised Navigation

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Indicators are that a promised built-in map-based navigation system for the Bolt EV may not yet be available and it’s not clear if it will be in time for first deliveries. With release of Chevrolet’s Bolt EV fleet order guide, conspicuously absent in its 26 pages is any mention of this feature.