Through August of this year, General Motors has sold 125,000 full-size SUVs.
This figure represents a stunning 74% market share. That is, almost three of every four full-size SUVs sold in the United States are manufactured by General Motors. GM has persuasively calculated that, if the combined revenue from the sale of these 125,000 sport-utility vehicles was combined, the revenue would be equal to that of a Fortune 400 company.
We all rely on our tires to get us to and from the places we need to go. Nevertheless, tire care is typically overlooked when it comes to auto maintenance.
Most people are good about checking their oil and other car fluids, but they usually steer clear of the tires unless they have a flat. When we take good care of our tires, we get better fuel efficiency and our car will last longer.
With that said, here are some great tire basics for dummies.
The General Motors Company has had a very rough few years (like so many other automotive companies) with the financial crisis and subsequent bailouts not doing any favors for the company. With that said, there seems to be a light at the end of the tunnel: GMC has reported that their sales are the highest they have been since 2007.
Sales are up 16 percent according to officials with the company, and August was the...
The All-New 2014 Buick Regal is better than ever before. Although it may appear mostly the same from the outside, the redesigned insides of the car make it a better competitor in its category than ever before. Starting at $30,615, the new Buick Regal is a must-buy for anyone looking for a premium mid-size sedan.
A powerful 2.0 liter turbo engine gives the Regal extra power on the road, and it is the...
The all-new GMC Canyon, the next generation midsize pickup from General Motors, was recently spotted being tested along the I-70 in Colorado.
This comes after the new GMC Canyon was unveiled at the Center for Automotive Research in Ann Arbor, Michigan. The GMC Canyon was spotted on the I-70 in Colorado with most of its body covered in addition to the intricate vertical pattern on its doors. It is highly probable that the GMC Canyon...
One of the greatest considerations when purchasing a pick-up truck is durability over extended time. Over half of all light-duty pick-up trucks nowadays are at least 11 years old, which goes to show that this kind of truck ownership does not have a lot of turnover.
With that said, rust and corrosion deterioration are a silent killer in a truck's lifespan. It's imperative for truck owners to find a vehicle which is comfortable...
Consumer spending in general may not have improved much over the summer but Americans seem more than eager to start buying cars again. Even though the economic recovery is still stumbling along according to many analysts, GM has been posting record sales. GM's retail sales were up by 22 percent for the month of August. Cadillac and Buick led the way for the car company with 38 and 37 percent gains respectively. Retail, as...
The new Buick eAssist technology first appeared in 2012 on the Regal and LaCrosse models. The
technology is specifically designed to increase the fuel efficiency of a
vehicle with very little input from the driver. The eAssist technology
in use today is actually derived from a hybrid system that General
Motors (GM) developed several years prior for specific models of Saturn
and Chevrolet vehicles.
The newest eAssist systems are far superior and
provide better mileage and added power.
After months of rumors and speculation, GM has confirmed that the Chevy Colorado and GMC Canyon midsize pickup trucks will be fitted with diesel engines.
The new GMC Canyon with the diesel engine was revealed at a research institute in Michigan recently. These two new midsize pickup trucks will launch in the United States which has a very limited selection for pickup trucks with diesel engines, with the only other cars in this market being...