Category Archives: Auto News

GMC Pickups 101: What’s in a Name? Translating the ½-tons and 2500s of the Sierra Pickup

Editor’s Note: For more than 100 years, GMC pickups have hauled the loads that have helped keep North America running. They’ve come in different shapes and sizes and with names that denote their capabilities. What do all those names and numbers mean? This first in an occasional series of “GMC Pickups 101” features explains the […]

Ford Begins Real-World Testing of Future Car-to-Car and Car-to-Infrastructure Communication Technologies

AACHEN, Germany, Aug. 6, 2012 – Ford Motor Company today begins real-world testing of future technologies as part of a research programme aimed at advancing car-to-car and car-to-infrastructure communication on European roads.

Reward Yourself with Complete Luxury at an Impressive Price: Lexus ES 350 MSRP – $39,500 :: ES 300h MSRP – $43,900

Toronto, ON (August 2, 2012) – The next-generation, 2013 Lexus ES sedan rewards drivers with a bold new design, dynamic performance, intuitive technology, and true luxury, – and does so at a suggested retail price that will surprise and delight Canadian guests.

Double Olympic champion Katarina Witt tests the “BMW C evolution” zero-emission electric scooter. 40 years after the Munich Games in 1972: BMW Group Olympic Ambassador visits Deutsches Haus.

London. The Summer Olympic Games in London are currently thrilling the international public – just as the Munich Games did with their unique atmosphere 40 years ago. To mark the 40th anniversary of the Munich Olympics, BMW Group Olympic Ambassador Katarina Witt was invited to a Munich ’72 theme evening at the Deutsches Haus (German […]

Next Generation Silverado Put to the Test

Oshawa, Ontario (Friday, July 13, 2012) – GM engineers are putting the next generation Chevrolet Silverado through the final paces at the company’s proving grounds in Yuma, Ariz. This water test is part of a rigorous product validation program that has helped make Silverado the most dependable, longest lasting full-size pickup. The new Silverado will […]

2013 Cadillac ATS Priced from $35,195. New luxury sport sedan launches this summer

Oshawa, Ontario (Thursday, July 5, 2012) – The all-new, rear-wheel-drive Cadillac ATS compact luxury sport sedan, with a fuel-efficient 2.5L engine and next-generation six-speed transmission, is priced from $35,195, plus destination charges. Highway fuel consumption is rated at 6.0 L/100km.

Top 10 Reasons Terrain is Designed for Summer Road Trips. As summer holidays arrive, GMC’s compact crossover is ideal for a family adventure

Oshawa, Ontario (Tuesday, July 3, 2012) – With the summer travel season in full swing, owners of the GMC Terrain compact crossover are prepared for low-stress road trips thanks to smart engineering and purposeful technology. Here are the top 10 reasons to consider the Terrain for your next adventure.