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Midsize Sedan Comparison: 2016 Chevrolet Malibu

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The all-new Chevrolet Malibu's evolution has been gratifying to watch. The car has progressed from being a perennial also-ran in the midsize-sedan segment into a highly recommendable 4-door that's packed with both inherent quality and unexpected surprises. In a world where the cliché about cars is that they're all getting better and better and better, the new Malibu is better than many of our imaginations ever thought it could be, with every turn -- exterior, interior, engine, styling and the all-important consideration: pricing.

2016 Chevrolet Cruze Review

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - It’s going to be hugely confusing some years down the road, because there are now two completely different versions of the 2016 Chevrolet Cruze. Last fall, Chevrolet introduced the 2016 edition of the Cruze as the “Cruze Limited.” What we now know is that the name modification was an attempt to differentiate it from the upcoming redesigned Cruze, which recently debuted as a “late” 2016 model.

2016 Fiat Tipo 1.4 T-Jet Lounge review

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The new Fiat Tipo offers a Focus sized car for little more than Fiesta money. We try the turbocharged petrol version in and around TurinThis is the first Fiat in quite some time that hasn’t relied on retro charm to help sales.

2016 GMC Canyon Duramax Review

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - When GM announced diesel power was coming to their midsize Chevrolet Colorado and GMC Canyon pickups, it was at the height of diesel’s recent surge in popularity. Well shortly thereafter, Volkswagen was caught cheating during their emissions testing and light duty diesel sales in America all but came to an abrupt halt. Well, as things are getting slowly sorted out, let’s find out more about GM’s latest Duramax diesel and if you really want one.

2016 Cadillac CT6 Luxury Test Drive

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - In terms of room, available features, and price, Cadillac’s brand-new CT6 comes out of the gate as a solid contender in the premium large-car class. This is a tough crowd to keep up with, too, considering “the Joneses” here include the BMW 7-Series, Jaguar XJ, Lexus LS, and Mercedes-Benz S-Class.

Review: Sky’s the limit for Buick Cascada convertible

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The Cascada compact 2+2 convertible exemplifies a lot of what’s going right for Buick. It’s essentially a twin of a car General Motors’ European Opel brand began selling in 2013. Buick is a major beneficiary of the globalization of GM’s engineering and vehicle-development processes. Opel developed the Cascada using GM’s global architecture, which also underpins the closely related Opel Astra and Buick Verano compacts.

2016 Tesla Model S P90D Quick Drive Review

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - During our marathon shoot of the Model 3 at the Gigafactory, few of us spent much time with the updated Model S that Tesla trucked straight from the factory in Fremont, California. At one point, however, photographer Robin Trajano needed cornering shots of the face-lifted car and asked me to drive the Deep Blue Metallic sedan quickly past his camera.

Car Review: 2016 Chevrolet Malibu LT

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The Chevrolet Malibu, with the exception of a brief hiatus, has been a Chevrolet staple since it was introduced around the same time the Beatles first appeared on The Ed Sullivan Show. Over the years, the good, the bad and the plain ugly have worn the nameplate.

Daimler Brings in Outsiders to Check for Diesel Cheats

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Daimler AG has brought in Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu to review its internal records for any sign of cheating on emission tests for diesel engines sold in the U.S. and the European Union.