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2017 Kia Niro Hybrid First Test Review: The Quicker, Safely Styled Hybrid

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The latest attack on the Prius comes from Kia, whose Niro hybrid undercuts the Toyota in price but unfortunately isn’t as efficient. What the Niro brings to the increasingly crowded under-$30,000 hybrid segment is an exterior design that will revolt no one and a spacious interior.

2017 Mazda CX-5 video review

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The market for compact crossovers hasn't been this competitive—or this crowded—in the more than two decades the mini-utility vehicles have been on the road. After only four short years on the scene, Mazda has revamped its best-selling CX-5 to better compete with the likes of Honda, Chevrolet, Volkswagen, and Jeep.

2017 GMC Canyon Denali: Full Review

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - When the redesigned GMC Canyon entered the mid-size pickup truck segment for model-year 2015, GMC's Denali trim level in the half-ton and heavy-duty pickup segments was recognized as one of the most well-equipped and expensive pickups in those classes. The Denali name is synonymous with sumptuous style and abundant features, and for 2017 GMC adds the Denali trim to the Canyon lineup.

2016 Holden Astra RS review

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - I traded-in my much loved VE SS Commodore and bought the RS Astra. While there is a huge difference in power output, I absolutely love the Astra, especially in Sports mode. Power-to-weight ratio certainly makes up for the difference. We bought the SS for the long trips from north Queensland to NSW. And now the Astra is more than capable of handling these long trips.

2017 GMC Savana Review

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The 2017 GMC Savana represents the last of a decades’-old van design, one with a proven history of reliability and versatility, but whose time has probably come. The problem isn’t that the Savana van can’t haul loads of cargo and tools, rather it pales when compared to newer vans like the Ford Transit and Mercedes-Benz Metris.

2017 GMC Acadia: Video Review and Road Test

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The 2017 GMC Acadia is all-new and rides on a shorter wheelbase than its predecessor. It still offers 3-row versatility in its more compact footprint, but GMC has decided to take a different tack than the larger Chevrolet Traverse and Buick Enclave, which shared the same platform as the previous generation Acadia.