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2015 GMC Yukon Test Drive and Review

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - GMC's full-size Yukon and Yukon XL may be all new for 2015, but the basic format is unchanged: These are the SUVs that can out-tow and out-haul nearly anything on the road. What has GMC done to the all-new Yukons? Let's drive 'em and find out.

General Motors Recall for Faulty Park Lock Cable

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - General Motors will recall about 55,000 trucks and SUVs that might be at risk of shifting out of Park when the ignition key has either been removed or is in the off position, allowing the vehicle to roll.

Marchionne says desired tie-up with GM 'high priority'

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO Sergio Marchionne said a tie-up with General Motors was a "high priority" for the company and a merger between the two carmakers was also the best strategic option for its U.S. rival.

Antron Brown wins $100,000 NHRA Traxxas Shootout in Top Fuel at Indianapolis

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Antron Brown raced to victory in the Traxxas Nitro Shootout on Saturday, earning a $100,000 payday during an action packed Saturday at the Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals.

2015 Audi SQ5 TDI Plus adds power and equipment

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - New 335bhp SQ5 TDI Plus model boosts performance, and will top the Q5 rangeAudi is to launch an SQ5 TDI Plus version of its SQ5 four-wheel-drive SUV, with more power, extra equipment and a new sports differential.

August 2015 figures show continued growth in UK new car registrations

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - August saw a 9.6% rise in new car registrations, taking the industry into a 42nd consecutive month of growth. New UK car registrations have now been growing for 42 consecutive months following an increase of 9.

Marchionne's Fiat-GM merger plan may wait for Ferrari spinoff

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - While Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO Sergio Marchionne isn't known for his patience, he's likely to wait until next year before making a bid for General Motors after months of talk about the potential of a deal.

Throttle-back Thursday: Meet the totally dismal 1973 Chevrolet lineup!

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Forty-three years ago this week, Competition Press & Autoweek introduced you to a crop of brand-new 1973 Chevrolets. We even put the Corvette Stingray on the cover!