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...
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.
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...
Buick's Regal is a mid-size luxury performance sedan. In the Turbo Premium model, the standard 2.4 L engine is replaced by a more powerful turbocharged 2.0 L power plant that offers a maximum 220 hp. The Regal offers the turbo engine in three trim levels, Premium 1, 2, and 3. The top-of-the-line Regal GS also includes a...
The 2012 Chevrolet Suburban 1500 LT has not been afraid to take a stand against the compact-car craze that has gripped the nation. It is the widest and longest vehicle geared towards the concerns of sports utility fans on the market today. It outstretches the Tahoe by a full 20 inches. People that still need huge amount of covered space built into their powerful vehicles need not live in fear...
Judging by the recent successes
enjoyed by GM's Buick division, its designers have had no problem
finding the creative inspiration needed to generate enthusiasm across
expanding demographics. But, that has not stopped the creative team from
looking in new directions as well. Now, Buick has demonstrated how to turn Pinterest boards into new concepts for the two-row crossover, the Buick Encore.
This popular new social media network has supplied tangible and useful ideas for both interior and exterior Encore designs.
ran a "Pinterest to Dashboard" contest, and the results were just
announced at the New York Auto Show. Nine successful and influential
fashion, food, and design bloggers were approached to develop Pinterest
boards evocative of their respective passions and personal styles.
winner of the competition was Michael Wurm Jr., a bed-and-breakfast
owner from Pennsylvania. Mr. Wurm has almost four million Pinterest
devotees following him. His board featured beach scenes and sea
foam-inspired tones. In turn, Buick designers used these pins as
inspiration for brand-new textures, color palettes, and even designs for
It should go without
saying the 2010
BMW M6 was truly an icon for its time. Why wouldn't it be?
Just take a look at some of the features it has to over: A monstrous V10
engine that can only be described as among the top engines out there;
excellent braking and handling; the option to choose between convertible
and coupe bodies; and the ability reach 60 miles per hour in less than
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.
The world of compact sedans is one that offers a vast number of possibilities. As the craze for this type of vehicle has caught on, car manufactures have been refining their styling and packing the features into a space that is economical in very surprising ways. GM has been a significant contributor to this ideal range of cars, but they put their best foot forward in a way that they have not done in a...