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Getting Your Car Ready For Winter

Getting your vehicle ready for the winter months is an important chore for any vehicle owner. By preparing your car, you can avoid high repair bills and breaking down at the worst possible times.

Start preparing your car for winter by having a certified mechanic fix any major problems with the vehicle. Freezing temperatures can make existing problems with a vehicle, such as engine or transmission issues much worse. While he or she is fixing...

The GMC Sierra vs. The Millenium Falcon: Which is better?

This may just be the most important showdown of your life.

First of all, the Millennium Falcon only comes in one color. Two, actually. It comes in its original grey color, and if you attract enough attention from the Empire, it might just turn a soot black from all of the laser blasts headed your way. The GMC Sierra, on the other hand, comes in a variety of colours straight from the factory.

The Millennium...

The Best Buick Model To Go Pick Out a Thanksgiving Turkey In

With Thanksgiving right around the corner, there is a good chance you'll be buying a Thanksgiving turkey in the near future. However, if you are also considering the option of buying a car prior to Thanksgiving, you might be wondering which vehicle will be the best choice for you when it comes to driving to pick out that delicious turkey as well!

Well, when it comes to turkey-shopping vehicles, the truth is nothing?

Buick and the NFL: A Dave Arbogast Case Study

There is nothing more American than good old fashioned NFL Football. It seems that this time of year, football season, is a time when I relate almost everything on my mind into a football  analogy. It's natural. For example, my breakfast at the local roadside diner has decreased in quality for the last few months. They brought in a new cook and my diner has become very Detroit Lions like. It has...

Choosing Snow Tires For Your Vehicle

As the weather begins to change, not only is tire rotation a necessity, but choosing the right tires for your vehicle is especially important during the winter months. Whether you drive a long distance, mainly on the highway or dirt roads, all these conditions should be factored in when it comes to choosing snow tires for your vehicle. If you follow these basic guidelines, deciding on the right snow tires doesn't have...

Who Is To Blame When A Robotic Car Crashes?

The first car was invented in 1885 and has been being improving ever since. Extra wheels were added, engines were improved, and safety features were invented. Now, over a century later,  cars are still constantly changing to make the device even better.

Unfortunately, with cars being used so often, accidents are bound to happen. Most companies have been attempting to design their cars so that the driver and machine are safe even after being involved...

Cell Phone Blocking Device for Your Car

Everyone breaks the law once in a while. You know, when the cell phone is ringing and you are expecting an important call. It is hard to let it ring. You know you aren't suppose to answer, but just this one time couldn't hurt. It happens every day. The stories change, but people are still talking on cells while they are driving. Most states have passed laws making it illegal, but teens especially seem to forget.

Every year people are killed because someone was talking or texting while driving. It is tempting for most people and they think they are the exception. They can drive and talk. The distraction will not be a problem for them. It only take one mistake and someone's life can be changed.

A delivery driver was getting tired of seeing people on the road everyday talking while they were driving. He was aware of several times, they almost caused accidents. He thought about it for a long time and came up with a way of blocking cell phone coverage for five feet around the driver's seat. He and a friend worked on the project and got it patented. They felt it was not only a way to make money, but a way to help people from hurting themselves or someone else. It was a moral responsibility...

GM Testing New Lightweight Magnesium Sheet Metal

The team at GM is currently testing a lightweight magnesium sheet metal in an attempt to increase usage of the extra-strong alternative to aluminum and steel.

The testing involves a thermal forming process and proprietary corrosion resistance treatment for the sheet metal. GM is hoping it will help increase use of low-mass components on vehicles throughout the world. They also plan to pursue licensing opportunities related to the new technology.

Employees from GM believe the...
General Motors Europe has debuted the Opel Cascada, a luxurious four passenger convertible. Cascada is Spanish for 'waterfall'.

Should the Cascada catch on, GM may see its Opel 'Waterfall' ' produce a 'windfall,' meaning we could see the unit in the states in the future.

Analysts have been quick to speculate that this new European convertible may be a precursor to a long-awaited Buick convertible in the United States. Some point to a history of Opels transforming into Buicks. Others see a Buick convertible as a logical next...

Spyshots: New GMC Canyon

Production of the previous generation of the GMC Canyon ended in July when the last one rolled off the line at GM's Shreveport, LA plant, which is now closed. Tony DiSalle, the VP of Marketing for Buick/GMC, has confirmed that rumors of a next-gen Canyon are well-based.

Now, spy shots taken in Michigan provide an early glimpse at a possible 2014 GMC Canyon with a beefed-up look for the American market.