Noticing a Buick rolling down the street didn't always inspire thoughts of retirees and elderly drivers, and about thirty years ago, the Buick line was known as a powerful brand offering bleeding-edge technology and fast cars. An impressive level of research went into improving various aspects of the vehicles like the fuel injection system.
GM was so intent on creating a racing brand out of Buick that they even promoted a special marketing campaign...
The recent increase in digital technology as a staple in the cabin of every new car is sure to spawn a future rich in partnerships between automotive manufacturers and suppliers of digital technologies and services.
Next year, avid GM vehicle fans can expect to see even more examples of this.
In fact, the majority of upgrades in any model of vehicle on today's market consists heavily of hardware designed for subscriptions to navigation services and smart technologies that depend on driver subscriptions. The latest partnership to hit the headlines...
Screen captures of the next version of the GMC Sierra Denali pickup truck found their way to the internet faster than GM could pull down the page on their official website exhibiting three models of the new vehicle. The website - GM Authority - managed to get the screen shots of the new GMC Sierra Denali and posted them. And the only word that covers the impression it makes is "wow".
According to a recent press release from GM, approximately 40 major corporations in the United States have signed a "Climate Declaration" that asserts that being responsive to climate change represents good business policy. Now, General Motors has become the first automaker to sign the Declaration.
The announcement of GM's embrace of the initiative was made at the Ceres Conference in San Francisco. Ceres is an advocacy group that promotes sustainable business practices. Its coalition...
Returning Buick customers have helped catapult the 2013 Buick Enclave luxury crossover to its status as the brand's hottest-selling model through the first quarter of 2013.
Retail sales of the Enclave are up nearly 40 percent, and four in 10 satisfied owners of first-generation Enclaves are trading up for the elegantly redesigned 2013 edition. The 2013 Buick Enclave arrived on showroom floors in November 2012, achieved record one-month sales in December 2012, and posted...
It's always fun to check out new concept vehicles and the Buick brand is no exception.
Buick provided a peek into its future design aesthetics and strategy during the world premiere of the elegantly smooth and sweeping Riviera concept vehicle which was unveiled at Auto Shanghai on April 4, 2013.
The Riviera concept's design was inspired by the Chinese phrase "The greatest good is like water." Even while idle, the car...
It's not necessarily part of an OnStar advisor's job requirements to help bring a new baby into the world, but that's just what one of these professionals did by coaching a pregnant woman through her labor. Other advisors have talked frantic individuals through providing a child with CPR, even instructing them on how to stem serious hemorrhaging, while they waited for emergency medical services to arrive on the scene.
services like these are thanks to OnStar First Assist, which enables
specially-trained and certified emergency advisors to provide emergency
medical dispatch service to motor vehicle users while they wait for the
police, fire station or ambulance to arrive.
As the 20th century arrived, the very
first motorcars were making rare appearances on the streets of America.
It was still an era primarily of horses and railroads. Yet, on May 19,
1903, the Buick Motor Company was
incorporated. David Dunbar Buick was an early engine innovator that
developed the overhead valve engine. In 1904, William C. Durant came on
board at Buick to navigate this new type of motorized buggy through
truly uncharted waters...