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How Lincoln, Buick Alter Their Cars to Cater to the Chinese Market

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - When automakers set out to design their vehicles, especially global models, they have to take into account the preferences of each market. Some automakers like Lincoln and Buick change aspects of their vehicles specifically to serve the Chinese market.

2017 Buick Encore leaked ahead of New York Auto Show

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - That Buick's pint-size crossover was due for a refresh comes as little surprise, but we bet the folks in Detroit would rather we not have seen the 2017 Encore until its formal debut later this month at the 2016 New York Auto Show.

Land Rover's Diesel Engine Would Be at Home in a Pickup

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Thirty years ago, ending its run as a rear-wheel-drive midsize sedan, the Buick Grand National was so potent some of the automotive press thought it was a great engine looking for a chassis. After driving a 2016 Land Rover Range Rover powered by Land Rover's new 3.0-liter V-6 Td6, I can't help thinking this would make a great luxury pickup truck engine, capable of fending off the current diesel offerings from Mercedes-Benz (Bluetec), Ram (EcoDiesel) and GM (baby Duramax).

Buick Shapes Up for Summer With Tracy Anderson

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Buick today announced a collaboration with fitness expert Tracy Anderson to celebrate the new Buick Cascada, a thoughtfully-designed luxury convertible, perfect for top-down weather. The two have produced an exclusive video guide with tips on achieving a summer state of mind behind the wheel of a Buick.

General Motors China Sales Drop 9.3 Percent in February

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - General Motors reported it sales in China dropped by 9.3% during February, reversing the sales gain the automaker reported during January and feeding the anxiety felt around the world about the outlook for the Chinese economy in general.

2016 Buick Enclave Buyer's Guide

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - One of the softest and roomiest entries in the midsize luxury SUV segment, the biggest Buick's sub-$40,000 starting price also qualifies it as one of the most affordable choices. Of particular note to parents, the Enclave's available second-row captain's chairs -- uncommon in the category -- can make the third row more accessible when two child seats are installed in the second row. The Enclave is now among the category's oldest entries, and time has taken a toll on resale values and interior appeal compared to many of its competitors.