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17 hrs ago | Automotive News

U.S. dealers grapple with recall pain -- missing parts, overtime, lost sales

Bob Cockerham, general manager of University Volkswagen Mazda, in Albuquerque, N.M., says he has no complaints about how VW of America is handling a recent stop-sell order for certain cars.


Related Topix: Albuquerque, NM, Chevrolet Express, Chevrolet, Buick Enclave, SUV, Automakers, Toyota Motor, Autos

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Detroit Free Press

Automakers rushing to introduce new small SUVs in the U.S.

Chrysler, General Motors and Honda unveiled entries this week in one of the industry's fastest growing segments: the Jeep Renegade, Chevrolet Trax and Honda HR-V.


Related Topix: Hatchback, Chevrolet Sonic, Sedan, Chevrolet, SUV, Buick Encore, Nissan, Nissan Juke, Toyota RAV4, Toyota

Wall St. Cheat Sheet

Honda Beefs Up the Fit to Create the HR-V Compact Crossover

Not wanting the Nissan Juke, Subaru XV Crosstrek, and the recently announced Chevrolet Trax to have all the fun, Honda has formally introduced its HR-V compact crossover, a small utility vehicle that's rooted in the Fit hatchback and will be slotted below the popular CR-V midsize crossover, after months of teasing.


Related Topix: Honda CR-V, Honda, SUV, Automakers, Honda Motor Co, Hybrid, Subaru XV Crosstrek, Subaru, Buick Encore, Audi Q3, Audi

The Auto Channel

GM Leads Industry with Most American-Made Vehicles

April 17, 2014: For the second year in a row, General Motors dominates the "Made in America" Automotive Index produced by American University's Kogod School of Business.


Related Topix: Best of 2007, Coupe, Wagon, Cadillac CTS, Cadillac, Sedan, Buick Enclave, SUV

Globe and Mail

Montreal wheeler and dealer puts 400 vehicles up for bid at auction

Car collector John Scotti relaxes in a '48 Buick Roadmaster in his showroom in Montreal.


Related Topix: Buick Roadmaster, Wagon, Sedan, Auburn, IN,

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Popular Mechanics

2014 Chevrolet Trax: The Encore's Second Act

Chevrolet predicts that small SUV sales will grow 80 percent from 2013 to 2016. So the bringing the Trax to the U.S. market is a no-brainer, especially considering the success of the Buick Encore , which shares the same platform.


Related Topix: SUV, Buick Encore, Autos

Coatings World

2014 Ridler Award Winning Buick Riviera Rivision Car Features BASF's R-M Onyx HD Paint

BASF Automotive Refinish Solutions announced that the winner of the 2014 Ridler Award - the 1964 Buick Riviera Rivision created by JF Launier of JF Kustoms - features BASF R-M Onyx HD paint.


Related Topix: Coupe, Buick Riviera, Riviera, TX

Tue Apr 15, 2014


Get Excited Because The Chevrolet Trax Is Coming To America

Have you ever wanted the fancy Buick Encore but don't want your neighbors to think you're some kind of hoity-toity fuckin' millionaire ? Chevy has got you covered, because the Chevrolet Trax is coming to America! GM CEO Mary Barra announced today that the small crossover, sold in exotic foreign lands such as Canada and Mexico, will be sold in the ... (more)


Related Topix: Hatchback, Chevrolet Sonic, Sedan, Chevrolet, SUV, Buick Encore, Autos


Opel could break even next year

How things change. According to a report from The Wall Street Journal , Opel might just break even next year.


Related Topix: SUV, Buick Encore, Coupe, Hybrid, Buick Regal, Sedan

Mon Apr 14, 2014

News 4 Jax

Super high-performance tires

Performance tires aren't just for expensive sports cars anymore. You can get them now on mainstream models like the Buick LaCrosse and Chevrolet Malibu.


Related Topix: Buick LaCrosse, Hybrid, Sedan, Chevrolet Malibu, Chevrolet


Comparison Test: 2014 Buick Regal vs 2014 Volvo S60

"Sport" and "performance" may not be the first words that come to mind when you're describing vehicles from Buick or Volvo; "luxury-light" may be a bit better.


Related Topix: Volvo S60, Volvo, Sedan, Coupe, Hybrid, Buick Regal, Wagon, Volvo 850

Sat Apr 12, 2014

Ventura County Star

Seat belt chime warns driver unnecessarily

QUESTION: I really appreciated your response to the non-seat belt wearer. I wear my seat belt all the time, but a number of months ago the driver's side seat belt light/warning chime in my 2006 Pontiac G6 started going off while the seat belt is buckled.


Related Topix: Pontiac, Pontiac G6, Mitsubishi, Mitsubishi Lancer, Sedan, Buick Park Avenue

Thu Apr 10, 2014

The Motley Fool

General Motors Company Treads Water in China

A Cadillac SRX poses in front of Shanghai's skyline. The SRX has recently been one of GM's star performers in China.


Related Topix: Cadillac SRX, Cadillac, SUV, Buick Verano, Sedan, Coupe, Hybrid, Buick Regal, Cadillac XTS, Auto Dealers, Warren Buffett

News Max

Two GM Engineers Put on Leave in Recall Scandal

General Motors Co. has placed two engineers, Ray DeGiorgio and Gary Altman, on paid leave for their roles in leading to the recall of 2.59 million small cars with defective ignition switches tied to at least 13 deaths, according to two people familiar with the matter.


Related Topix: Saturn, Chevrolet Cobalt, Coupe, Sedan, Chevrolet, US News, US Senate, Democrat, US Politics, Claire McCaskill, SUV, Buick Rendezvous, Southfield, MI, Warren, MI


The Chinese Love Safe, Youthful American Cars

This is The Morning Shift , our one-stop daily roundup of all the auto news that's actually important - all in one place at 9:30 AM.


Related Topix: Buick LaCrosse, Hybrid, Sedan, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Bob Corker, Autos

5 Best SUVs, Minivans and Trucks for Cheapskates

"Buying one of these models means that you'll have more money in your pocket after five years," says Karl Brauer of KBB , which recently named 2014 winners of its annual Best 5-Year Cost to Own Awards .


Related Topix: Buick Enclave, SUV, Audi Q7, Audi, Jeep, Jeep Patriot

Wed Apr 09, 2014

Green Car Congress

SwRI D-EGR gasoline demo vehicle delivers diesel efficiency at lower...

Specific BSFC improvements from the D-EGR engine relative to baseline engine. Overall, the engine offered a 13.1% improvement in city fuel economy and a 9.2% improvement on the highway .


Related Topix: Coupe, Hybrid, Buick Regal, Sedan


Would A Wart Removal Treatment Work On A Leaper That Doesn't Belong?

Not-so-buried in Jaguar's accessories guide, there's an absurd waste of money I've seen too many customers request for their XF and XJ.


Related Topix: Coupe, Jaguar XJ-Series, Jaguar F-Type, Jaguar, Jaguar XJ, Convertible, Jaguar XF, Sedan, Buick Verano, Autos

GM High Tech Performance

2014 Buick Regal GS Road Test

Initially, I had planned to do a full-on review with this car. I was going to shoot a video.


Related Topix: Buick Regal GS, Coupe, Hybrid, Buick Regal, Sedan, Wagon, Cadillac CTS-V, Cadillac

Tue Apr 08, 2014

The Hartford Courant

Exclusive: GM planning lower-priced version of 2016 Chevy Volt - sources

Hoping to boost demand for its slow-selling Volt hybrid, Chevrolet is planning to sell two versions of the redesigned 2016 Volt, including a lower-priced model with a smaller battery pack and shorter driving range, supplier sources told Reuters on Tuesday.


Related Topix: Electric Vehicle, Chevrolet Volt, Hybrid, Hatchback, Chevrolet, Chevrolet Cruze, Sedan, Buick LaCrosse, Ansonia, CT


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