http://www.autonews.com - GM is in talks to offload some of its commercial van production to contract manufacturer AM General, a move that would free up capacity at GM's plant near St. Louis to make more of its hot-selling midsize pickups.
http://www.autonews.com - General Motors has cited some impressive vitals on its redesigned 2016 models to show off the success of its weight-cutting strategy: The new Volt and Cruze are about 250 pounds lighter than their predecessors; the Malibu sheds almost 300 pounds and the Camaro loses nearly 400.
http://www.autoguide.com - Buick has introduced the new Verano Hatchback and Verano GS models at the 2015 Guangzhou Motor Show.
http://www.forbes.com - By leaning on contract manufacturer AM General to free up capacity, GM is avoiding the huge capital outlay for a new factory that might not be needed down the road.
http://blog.caranddriver.com - Detroit’s muscle cars have experienced a renaissance of sorts lately—Hellcats, Shelbys, and Camaros, oh my!—yet it took some European-inspired refinement to bring the most out of Dearborn’s Ford Mustang.
http://www.autonews.com - Honda readies curvy Ridgeline for battle; GM needs more capacity, talks to AM General; Audi RS 7's uphill climb; Deadly distracted drivers; U.S. autonomous acceptance.
http://www.auto123.com - Honda will reportedly answer the cry of purists by offering a 6-speed manual transmission on all 2017 Civic models powered by the 1.5L turbo engine.
http://www.jalopnik.com - The Subaru Crosstrek (or XV) has a reputation to uphold being a Subaru promising the cavalier, maverick-type abilities of all-wheel-drive.
http://www.autoguide.com - General Motors is broadening the appeal of its truck range by offering a box-delete option on all of its full-size pickup models.
http://www.leftlanenews.com - Cadillac will soon grow its crossover lineup.