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Brexit could harm UK car industry growth

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - New figures published by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) show the UK’s car industry grew profits by 7. 3% and added 17,000 new jobs last year, revealing the strength of Britain’s industry before the EU referendum vote.

2016 Cadillac CT6: Car Seat Check

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The all-new 2016 Cadillac CT6 is a nearly full-size sedan that wraps its passengers in luxury and caters to families with a roomy backseat featuring 40.4 inches of legroom. That's plenty of space for big rear-facing car seats or gangly teenage legs. The five-seat CT6 performed well in our Car Seat Check except in the booster seat category. We tested the Luxury trim with leather seats.

Upright Karl shows simpler is better

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Everything has become so complicated now. We used to use buttons, now we swipe, pinch and tap. We used to drink coffee, now it’s orange mocha frappacinos. We used to have two channels, now it takes me three hours just to figure out what’s new on Netflix.

Opel’s Adam Rocks the mini market

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Its quite appropriate that a car named Adam is so sought after by women. And it seems it is more than just the name and looks that has made the stylish Adam, that was introduced to South African consumers at the beginning of last year, being named the 2015 Women’s Car of the Year Awards for best car in the hatchback category. It has also averaged impressive sales in excess of 120 units a month.

Is Lyft Looking for a Buyer -- and Will It Be General Motors?

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - GM invested $500 million in Lyft in January. Reports suggest ride-hailing startup Lyft might now be looking for a buyer. Here's what's probably happening -- and why General Motors is involved.

1966 Pontiac Bonneville has only 16,000 miles on it and is steeped in Stampede tradition

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The Stampede is a major part of Canada’s western heritage. And since the first edition of the prairie party more than 100 years ago, a parade has helped kick off festivities.

2016 Chevrolet Camaro 1 SS Review

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Along with modern Challenger and Mustang, Camaro is the combination of muscle car, sports car, pony car and show-off car. Back in the day (1960’s, that is) these three marques started out as inexpensive, sporty cars for the young and wanna-be young. Some iterations of each car became serious muscle cars with big V8s, most more at home on the drag strip than a curvy road. Then came handling packages and upgrades that made them competitive with European sports cars on a road course, and they became as cool-lookin’ as anything on the boulevard.

Camaros brighten the day for veterans

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Colorful, souped up, shiny Camaros brightened the day of veterans at Fort Meade VA Medical Center Friday. It's become a tradition of participants in the Sturgis Camaro Rally to make the veterans hospital the first stop on their run through the Black Hills.