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Buick Encore Industry's Top-Selling Small Crossover



Breaking its own records, the 2014 Buick Encore remained the top seller among small crossovers. This luxury vehicle has been outselling expectations for six months now. Wanting to ensure that supply matches demand, GM has increased Encore deliveries to dealers by 20 percent.

What is driving Encore sales? As some reviewers, such as the Car Connection, have suggested, it may be Buick's ability to connect with younger car owners. Certainly the vehicle's stellar fuel economy is a factor. The Encore gets 25 mpg/city and 33 mpg/highway, making it one of the most fuel efficient SUVs today…

2015 GMC Canyon Offers Segment-Leading Fuel Economy


2015 could prove a very good model year for truck owners if GMC fuel economy is any indication. Based on EPA estimates, the 2015 GMC Canyon will lead its class in fuel economy. This midsize pickup truck will get 26 miles per gallon on the highway.

Like others in its class, the 2015 GMC Canyon will offer a V-6 with an automatic transmission. Unlike the others, however, the GMC truck will get 3 to 5...

Buick Test Drive Program Set to Benefit Schools

A new Buick test drive program will team dealerships with students in 100 communities to raise funds for local high schools, General Motors has announced.

The initiative is designed to help offset the rising costs of after-school programs and reduce local operating deficits in school districts.

?This program further demonstrates Buick?s commitment to community and education, as well as the local investment that dealers are making in their home towns,? said Marketing for Buick...

August Marks Buick's Best Sales Month of 2014 Thus Far

Buick had a great July, but August was even better for total U.S. sales. The nation?s hottest month become the hottest for Buick?s sales as well. With both  July and August figures trending upward, the Buick brand is well-positioned for 2014.

Buick has seen its overall sales improve by four percent on the retail level and by 8 percent overall. This means that the brand is outpacing the rest of the industry...

2015 GMC Sierra 3500 HD Wins Heavy Duty Challenge

The 2015 GMC Sierra 3500 HD emerged as the victor of the 2014 Ultimate Heavy Duty Challenge in the 1 ton diesel truck grouping. Truck aficionados from Cars.com, Mrtruck.com, Cars.com and PickupTrucks.com grouped together to test a variety of this year's trucks and determined that the Sierra 3500 HD is the best of the 1 ton diesel category. The main competitors in the competition were the Ram 3500 and the...

(From a dedicated mom who lives to su
pport her husband's football addiction.)

It's nearly opening week for football.

This would be exciting news for me, but I don't really follow football. I'm a mom of four and I drive a minivan. That said, my next door neighbor just bought an enormous truck the size of my house, and he looks really happy. Very, VERY happy. He waves and smiles at?

2014 Buick Regal Offers All-Weather All-Wheel Drive


The driving enthusiast who wants to enjoy both sports performance and Buick luxury may want to look at the new turbocharged, all-wheel drive 2014 Buick Regal GS. Buick has further expanded its all-wheel drive lineup by now offering this AWD Regal. It will come with a 2.0-liter turbo-charged engine that is capable of a maximum 259 horsepower and 295 pound-feet of torque. The AWD Regal joins three other AWD Buick models: the Encore, the...

GM Renaissance Center Composting Food Scraps


Today, few restaurants, or even companies in America, can tote their environmental conservationism or waste prevention initiatives. With the steady rise of global warming and a seeming disregard for preserving the planets resources it is refreshing to hear that GM has been introducing a new initiative to reuse their refuse for more sustainable projects.

General Motors has been pushing this initiative primarily in their Renaissance Center. While many of their centers have become landfill-free, the...

Corvette Valet Mode Introduced on 2015 Models



The latest model of the Chevy Corvette has many outstanding features. Perhaps one of the coolest and most intriguing is the valet mode.

General Motors equipped the 2015 model of the Corvette with an exclusive feature that will put driver's minds at ease whenever they have to turn over their keys for valet parking. 

Once the valet mode is activated, a data recorder records any audio and video that takes place inside the cabin...

Yukon Ranks Highest in Segment



Although GMC has been manufacturing trucks since 1902, they show no signs of slowing down the delivery of exceptional vehicles that are thoroughly enjoyed by their owners. The
2014 GMC Yukon continues to win awards based on the quality of its design. Most recently, in July 2014, the Yukon ranked the highest in its segment in the J.D. Power and Associates Automotive Performance, Execution and Layout (APEAL) Study.