http://www.tflcar.com - Luxury Crossovers have become the most popular category in the global luxury marketplace, and the Cadillac division of General Motors is set to enter the playing field with its first ever crossover touring model – the XT5.
http://www.digitaltrends.com - American tuner Callaway will begin transforming the seventh-generation Corvette into a shooting brake later this year. The body panels added during the conversion are made out of carbon fiber in order to keep weight in check.
http://www.autoblog.com - GM has expanded its military discount to 21 million veterans and their spouses, in addition to active duty, reserve, and National Guard members.
http://www.hybridcars.com - The 2017 Prius Prime was revealed at the New York Auto Show recently and one of its major new features is the ability to use both of its electric motors together when accelerating with the gas engine off. Several other plug-in hybrid models announced during the past year also have this kind of “dual motor” ability starting with the 2016 Chevrolet Volt, the 2017 Chrysler Pacifica minivan, and the 2017 Cadillac CT6.
http://www.motorweek.org - We finally saw the latest Camaro ZL1 and got some tech-specs, too. With an LT4 supercharged V8, this Camaro enters the horsepower wars with 640, available with a six speed manual, or – and here’s the other big news – a ten speed automatic for coupe and convertible. At Buick it was a freshened Encore. A less bloated look and more tech should keep this mini-ute’s sales going strong.
http://www.theglobeandmail.com - The BMW i3 REX and the Chevy Volt are the only two extended-range electric vehicles sold in Canada. Optionally on the i3, and standard on the Volt, they combine a plug-in battery and electric motor with an on-board gasoline generator that kicks in to re-juice the battery and keep you going when the initial charge expires. We test them both to determine if they are ready for the mainstream.
http://www.motorauthority.com - With the arrival of the Camaro’s new 1LE and ZL1 offerings, Ford Motor Company knew the limelight wouldn’t be shining for long on its Mustang Shelby GT350.
http://www.freep.com - One of the most efficient and advanced cars on the road just got much better, with a lower base price.
http://media.gm.com - Holden is pleased to announce the appointment of Liz Whiteway and Anna Betts to its Corporate Affairs function, based in Port Melbourne.
http://www.detroitnews.com - Were Robert Louis Stevenson’s “The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde” adapted to the present day, the famously split personality might keep a GMC Canyon and Toyota Tacoma in his driveway. One pickup for each mood.