GM Recalls Another 117,651 Vehicles

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GM Recalls Another 117,651 Vehicles
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General Motors has added another 117,651 vehicles to its record-setting list of recalls in 2014. Continue Reading...

AutoGuide Now For the Week of March 3

AutoGuide Now For the Week of March 3
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This week on AutoGuide Now, we’re driving some high-class GM crossovers, blasting off in a 550-hp Mercedes and covering all the latest reveals over in Geneva. See what we’re up to and chime in on Twitter or in the comments section below. Continue Reading...

Ask AutoGuide No. 15 – Nissan Pathfinder vs. Ford Flex vs. Mercedes E350 Wagon

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Ask AutoGuide No. 15 – Nissan Pathfinder vs. Ford Flex vs. Mercedes E350 Wagon
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Like Mariah Carey’s ancestry, modern crossover vehicles have unusual roots. The award-winning American singer’s family tree is more varied than the flora of a rainforest understory. Her unique blend of nationalities includes African, Venezuelan and Irish. That’s more ingredients than Belorussian variety sausage. Who’s hungry for some lean, finely textured opossum? Continue Reading...

Top 20 Used Cars to Avoid: Consumer Reports

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Top 20 Used Cars to Avoid: Consumer Reports
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In the market and shopping for a used car? Consumer Reports has released a list of 20 used vehicles to stay away from as they have a reputation for causing trouble. Listed is a top 20 list of used cars from 2003 to 2012 model year to avoid in alphabetical order. These vehicles had multiple years… Continue Reading...

Buick, GMC Plans Nine New Models in the Next Year

Buick, GMC Plans Nine New Models in the Next Year
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Buick has just announced pricing for its 2013 Encore, but it’s just the very beginning of the American automaker’s onslaught of models coming up within the next 12 months. Continue Reading...

2013 GMC Acadia Recycling Old Saturn Parts

2013 GMC Acadia Recycling Old Saturn Parts
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GMC unveiled their 2013 Acadia crossover at the Chicago Auto Show last Tuesday, but they didn’t mention during the presentation that they sourced parts for their refreshed model from unusable Saturn Outlooks. GMC spokesperson Joe LaMuraglia confirmed the suspicion after Car and Driver wrote a blog post speculating the company may have cut costs by doing… Continue Reading...

2013 GMC Acadia Denali Gets Surprise Unveil: 2012 Chicago Auto Show

2013 GMC Acadia Denali Gets Surprise Unveil: 2012 Chicago Auto Show
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Nobody expected there to be a second car under cloth at the GMC display this morning, but two CUVs were ready to bare it all shortly after 9 a.m. today at the Chicago Auto Show. The fancier version designed for more luxury-oriented customers gets a host of upgrades meant to set it apart from the… Continue Reading...

2013 GMC Acadia Unveiled: 2012 Chicago Auto Show

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2013 GMC Acadia Unveiled: 2012 Chicago Auto Show
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GMC unveiled its 2013 Acadia crossover, alongside a surprise reveal of the more luxury-oriented Denali trim level, today at the Chicago Auto Show. The 2013 model will feature the same 3.6-liter V6 engine making 288 horsepower, though Tony Disalle, vice president of GMC marketing said the new Acadia will benefit from a new Hydra-Matic 6T70 six-speed… Continue Reading...

2013 GMC Acadia To Debut At 2012 Chicago Auto Show

2013 GMC Acadia To Debut At 2012 Chicago Auto Show
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The 2012 Detroit Auto Show has just began, but it’s never too early to start talking about the next major American auto show, the 2012 Chicago Auto Show. GMC confirmed that the new 2013 Acadia will debut at the Chicago Auto Show next month, giving their truck division something new to get excited about. For… Continue Reading...

Costco to Sell Chevy, GMC Trucks

Costco to Sell Chevy, GMC Trucks
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Eligible vehicles in the Costco program include the 2011/2012 Chevy Silverado, Tahoe and Surburan as well as the Traverse, plus their GMC equivalents, Sierra; Yukon, Yukon XL and Acadia. Continue Reading...

2013 Chevy Traverse, Buick Enclave, GMC Acadia to Get Mild Makeover

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2013 Chevy Traverse, Buick Enclave, GMC Acadia to Get Mild Makeover
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Hitting the market back in 2007, the GMC, Buick and Chevy large crossover trio have continued with strong sales despite almost zero updates. That will change for the 2013 model year, with changes planned for all three of the Lambda machines, although you might not notice the changes at first glance. Rather than update the… Continue Reading...

Honda Odyssey, GM Crossovers Get Top Safety Pick

Honda Odyssey, GM Crossovers Get Top Safety Pick
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The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety has bestowed their Top Safety Pick to the 2011 Honda Odyssey as well as the GM crossovers, which includes the Buick Enclave, Chevy Traverse and GM Acadia. The three GM vehicles all share the Lambda platform. The GMC Acadia was the guinea pig that ran the gamut of tests,… Continue Reading...

GMC Acadia Being Cut Due to Overlap With Buick Enclave

GMC Acadia Being Cut Due to Overlap With Buick Enclave
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Remember the Saturn Outlook? Well, soon you’ll be able to say the same about the GMC Acadia. Both based on GM’s Lambda platform, the Acadia will join the history book soon as GM has reportedly axed the mid-size crossover to avoid too much product duplication. Offering too many versions of essentially the same thing is… Continue Reading...

General Motors Recalling 207,000 Crossovers Over Faulty Trim Piece

General Motors Recalling 207,000 Crossovers Over Faulty Trim Piece
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GM is recalling 200,000 crossovers, among them the Buick Enclave, Chevrolet Traverse, GMC Acadia and Saturn Outlook due to a piece of trim in the vehicle’s second row of seats. The trim can prevent the seats from folding flat after they were moved upright, and the seat belt buckle release can also inadvertently be pressed, resulting in… Continue Reading...

2013 Cadillac SRX, GM Crossovers, Chevrolet Impala To Get 3.0L Twin Turbo V6

2013 Cadillac SRX, GM Crossovers, Chevrolet Impala To Get 3.0L Twin Turbo V6
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Cadillac‘s SRX crossover will get a 3.0L twin-turbo V6 to replace the current 3.0L naturally aspirated V6 and the 2.8L twin-turbo V6 currently offered in the vehicle. The new V6, codenamed LF3, is also set to appear in the redesigned GMC Acadia, Buick Enclave, Chevrolet Impala and Cadillac XTS. Also planned is a two-mode plug-in… Continue Reading...

The Bigger They Get, the Cheaper They Are To Insure

The Bigger They Get, the Cheaper They Are To Insure
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It may cost more money to purchase and fill up, but SUVs , trucks and mini-vans are cheaper to insure. This information is coming from a recent government report that based its findings on the fact that some vehicles cost less to fix, and therefore reflects how much it will cost to insure. Based on… Continue Reading...