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Lyft hopes to convince drivers it is better than Uber with scheduled rides

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - On Friday, Lyft made life easier for its drivers, allowing passengers to schedule rides in advance that drivers can accept hours or even days beforehand, essentially helping them set a schedule.

2017 Ford Shelby GT350R Mustang vs. 2017 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The rivalry between the Ford Mustang and Chevrolet Camaro has raged for 50 years and shows no sign of abating as both manufacturers have created the ultimate expressions of these pony cum muscle cars.

All Original 1970 Chevelle SS396 Convertible Found With Only 53k Miles

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Barn finds parked for 30 years don’t actually run and drive like new, or do they? The skepticism you are feeling is exactly what Rob Feasel felt as he drove 13 hours from his home in New Egypt, New Jersey, to Traverse City, Michigan, to scoop up this time capsule: an all original, four-speed, 1970 Chevelle SS396 convertible with a little more than 53k miles on the clock and functioning like it did 47 years ago.

Chase Germeroth’s 1960 Olds Super 88

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Despite its current overused media regurgitation in everything from politics to produce, the late-’80s ad slogan “This is not your father’s Oldsmobile,” created in a last-ditch effort to keep the fledgling GM brand afloat, ultimately spelled the end for the auto manufacturer rather than drum up younger potential buyers as it was intended to do. And in the end, no one–not even the jingle’s creators Steffan Postaer and Joel Machak (according to a 2008 blog by Machak himself)–has any reason to be surprised: the last batch of Olds models were definitely not what your father owned–an honest testa

Ford could launch an Uber competitor

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Ford could roll out an Uber-like ride-hailing service even before the company's self-driving cars are ready to hit the streets.  "I would never rule that out," Raj Nair, the company’s executive vice president and president of North America, told Business Insider when asked if the company would launch an on-demand mobility service with a human driver.

Class-Action Suit Alleges Emissions Cheating By GM Duramax Diesel Trucks

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - General Motors has been hit with a class-action lawsuit claiming defeat devices had been placed in hundreds of thousands of its diesel trucks. The class action suit was filed Thursday in the Detroit federal district court on behalf of owners and lessees of more than 705,000 Duramax-engined GMC and Chevy trucks.