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2017 Buick LaCrosse Premium Car Review (with video)

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The newest generation 2017 LaCrosse adheres to Buick’s pampering ways. Next time you’re stuck in traffic and navigating potholes, ask yourself “Is that a bad thing?” Tom Voelk reviews the Premium model.

Buick, Lexus return to top spots in service satisfaction scorecard

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Buick and Lexus regained their familiar top rankings in J.D. Power's latest scorecard of satisfaction with dealership service departments, helping the U.S. industry improve for a second straight year.

Automakers Doing Better Job of Satisfying Customers, Finds New JD Power Study

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - When it comes to servicing the vehicles they sell, Power shows a “significant” uptick in the 2017 Customer Satisfaction Index. The CSI focuses on how owners feel things went at franchised dealer and independent service facilities. The latest study calls out Lexus as tops among luxury brands, Buick among mainstream marques.

Buick Regal Tour X wagon appears in US emissions certifications

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The Tour X will presumably match the Opel Insignia Sports Tourer available in Europe. The certification suggests the Tour X will be available with either an eight- or nine-speed transmission and standard all-wheel drive.

2018 Buick LaCrosse Gets New Colors, 9-Speed Automatic Transmission, A Hybrid System & More

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Buick is giving the LaCrosse sedan some notable updates and changes for the 2018 model year in the U.S. market. According to GM’s own dealer order guides, the 2018 LaCrosse is getting GM’s new 9TXX nine-speed automatic transmission, a new hybridized powertrain, plus new exterior colors and various accessories.

Will General Motors Make the Next Buick Regal in Germany -- or China?

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The market for sedans may be in a sharp decline, but General Motors isn't giving up on cars quite yet. Automotive News is reporting that GM will unveil an all-new version of the Buick Regal sedan at an event in Michigan next month.  But there's a twist – in fact, there may be two twists: In a concession to that declining sedan market, the all-new Regal is expected to be a big hatchback – and there might be a Regal station wagon in the works as well.

Car Mentions in Music (#1 Chevrolet, #3 Cadillac, #9 Buick)

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Cars unify artists from different generations and genres. Take Chevrolet – and some of its cars such as the Corvette and Suburban, for instance. It placed first in overall music mentions and is referenced by The Beatles, Elton John, The Game, and T.I. Who wouldn’t want tickets to that Super Bowl halftime show? While Don Mclean’s “American Pie” may be one of the most famous examples. Cadillac didn’t get the checkered flag but has critical mentions from one of the most prolific American singer-songwriters of all time, Bruce “The Boss” Springsteen.

GM Is Rehiring 500 Workers That Were Slated for Layoffs

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - General Motors plans next year to rehire 500 Michigan assembly plant workers who are to be laid off in May, citing increased demand for larger vehicles, the company said on Wednesday. GM said last week it planned to lay off 1,100 workers in May at its Lansing Delta Township assembly plant in Michigan. The company is moving production of the GMC Acadia mid-size SUV to Spring Hill, Tennessee, from the factory, which will build just two models, the Chevrolet Traverse and Buick Enclave SUVs.