Latest News

Civically Responsible: 2016 Honda Civic Pricing, EPA Fuel Economy Announced

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Honda’s all-new 2016 Civic is a fine car, as we’ve stated in our brand-new reviews of the 2.0-liter and 1.5-liter turbo models. But let’s face it: most people shopping this segment have one thing at the top of their minds: price.

2016 Cadillac ATS Coupe review notes: Best-looking luxury coupe

Posted By Charlie on Articles - I love the look of the ATS. It looks like what a child would draw if you told them pen a kickass, slab-sided coupe. The hood and trunk have just-right proportions and overhangs. I’m not sold on this Cadillac red/wine color, but the wheels look great and the wheel wells are small.

First Dyno! 2016 Camaro SS Makes All of Its Claimed 455 hp/455 lb-ft!

Posted By Charlie on Articles - We were pretty excited when we got our hands on a bright-yellow 2016 Camaro 1SS tester, and it didn’t take long until it was thrown on a dyno to see just how much of the 455 hp and 455 lb-ft that Chevrolet claimed was authentic. We’ve driven the V6 model, but we were really craving that venerable V8 noise and power that should come from a modern ponycar.

Buick China Teases All-New Verano Hatchback And Verano GS

Posted By Charlie on Articles - Buick didn’t really need to tease the new Verano and Verano GS hatchbacks for China because they’re just rebadged Opel Astras. However, they insisted on doing that, so here’s the first photo of the all-new Buick Verano GS, which will debut this year in China alongside the Verano Hatchback. Both models are based on the same mid-range global passenger car platform as the new Opel/Vauxhall Astra.

Volvo Details New Small-Car Platform, Electrification Plans

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Five years after being purchased by Geely, Volvo is well on its way to eliminating all remnants of previous owner Ford. The Swedish company recently announced its second Volvo-designed modular platform and is emphasizing its embrace of hybrid and electric powertrains.

GM recalls 3,300 late-model pickups, SUVs for ignition-switch flaw

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - GM is recalling about 3,300 late-model pickups and SUVs to fix an ignition switch that can slip out of the run position and cause the engine to stall, a problem that mirrors the deadly defect that led the company last year to recall 2.