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GM and AT&T: Making Cars WiFi Hot Spots

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...

2013 GMC Sierra 2500 HD Review


The 2013 GMC Sierra 2500 HD is capable of handling all but the most demanding tasks that a pickup may face. And, for those challenges, GMC offers the Sierra 3500 HD.

The 3/4 ton 2500 includes both gasoline and diesel options. The 6.0 L gasoline power plant generates a maximum of 360 hp and 380 ft-lb of torque. The diesel engine displaces 6.6 liters. It is an advanced direct injection design that links...

17 days...

According to a recent report from Edmunds.com, t
he average new car sits on the lot for two months before it joins a happy new family. This article, however, isn't about those cars.

It's about the all-new Buick Encore and the fact it's average lifespan on a dealership's lot is 17 days.

This Encore, a luxury crossover, is currently among America's top selling cars. Even more, considering...

2013 GMC Acadia SLE-2 Review


Since its debut in 2007, the GMC Acadia has offered "best-in-class" cargo space and seating for up to eight adults. In 2013, the Acadia gets its first makeover since its arrival in '07. Wraparound glass at the rear of this large crossover improves visibility. A bold three-bar grille now adorns the front of the Acadia, further cementing its GMC identity. LED running lamps are now standard, and the tail lamps have been upgraded. Beginning in...

GM Considering 'Something Really Fun' for Buick

The assertion that GM is contemplating "something really fun" for its Buick Division gains credence now that the dramatic Riviera concept coupe has been introduced at the 2013 Shanghai Auto Show.

China was no accidental setting for the concept coupe's debut. The Chinese just love Buick. In fact, in 2012, sales topped 700,000 there. Compare that to the 180,000 sold in America during the same period. The overall demographic is younger in the Asian market than in North America, so the creation of "something fun" with the Buick nameplate on it would undoubtedly continue the exploding demand for the brand in the world's most populous country.

Youth appeal is succeeding in the U.S. as well. Of the 38 automotive brands sold in the United States, only Buick has actually reduced the average age of its buyer. Three years ago the average was 62 years of age; today it is 59...

New GMC Sierra Denali Photos Leaked Online

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".

The next Denali, the 2014-2015 edition...

2011 Cadillac Escalade ESV Premium


The 2011 Cadillac Escalade ESV Premium is a favorite for those who enjoy luxury as major component of their SUV. Throughout the years, the Cadillac brand has long been synonymous with both quality and high-end styling. Their legendary engineering scales up well in this model with the most compelling selling point is certainly the Escalade's ability to accommodate cargo. It leads its class by a considerable advantage. The 137 cubic feet of space...

GM Signs "Climate Declaration"

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...

2013 GMC Acadia Denali Review

 

Those in the market for a luxurious full-size crossover SUV will be pleasantly surprised by the 2013 GMC Acadia Denali. The seven-passenger luxury cruiser offers a new look and a few new features that are sure to draw attention and praise from potential buyers.

The Acadia Denali's looks have been...

Four Out of 10 Buick Enclave Owners Return for Newer Model

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...