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The 16 best family cars for 2016

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Buying a new car is a major decision for any family. To make things easier, the editors at Kelley Blue Book took it upon themselves to test out two dozen of what they consider to be the best family cars on sale today in the US.

Chevrolet’s new Malibu jumps to the head of midsize class

Posted By Charlie on Articles - If Chevrolet can overcome the longtime blandness associated with the Malibu nameplate, it’s going to have a winner on its hands. This really is the best non-luxury midsize sedan on the market currently.

Predicting tomorrow’s collectible cars

Posted By Charlie on Articles - The age of self-driving vehicles may be nigh, but the 2016 cars collectors will cherish a generation from now are the ones that maximize driving fun, according to the largest insurer of collectible cars and boats. Fun, performance and scarcity distinguish cars on Hagerty Insurance’s annual “hot list of future collectibles.” Vehicles that cost less than $100,000 and are 2016 models are eligible.

Postage stamps honor classic pickups

Posted By Charlie on Articles - The U.S. Postal Service plans to issue forever stamps honoring four classic pickup trucks this year. The stamps include one pickup each from the ‘30s, ‘40s, ‘50s and ‘60s, chronicling pickup design’s evolution from ripe curves to upright and utilitarian. The Postal Service says they “celebrate the rugged and reliable work vehicles Americans have driven for nearly a century.”

Lutz helped create 'Driving Machine' tag line

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Automotive legend Bob Lutz, a BMW board member in the early 1970s, played a significant role in raising BMW's profile. In particular, he is credited with helping create company-owned sales arms in Europe.

2017 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport Looks More Menacing than its Bite (with video)

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Not quite as grand as the range-topping Corvette Z06, but impressive nonetheless is the 2017 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport that made its debut at the Geneva International Motor Show.