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2011 Cadillac CTS Coupe

2011 Cadillac CTS Coupe

The CTS coupe isn’t exactly the practical choice. Who cares? The blend of luxury, performance, concept car design and value is unbeatable.

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GM Turns a Profit

GM Turns a Profit

It’s always fashionable to show up in black.  After some 3 years of wearing red, General Motors announced a net profit of $865 million on $31.5 billion in revenues.  Remember, The General is currently a privately-held company, the U.S. Treasury holds a 61% stake.  If you could buy stock that works out to $1.66 a share, a dramic shift from a year [...]

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Bob Lutz Leaves GM

Bob Lutz Leaves GM

Bob Lutz has left the building folks. It’s my opinion (and many others) that GM would be in much much deeper doo doo than it is today if it weren’t for Maximum Bob and his insistence on getting the job done right. Always candid and refreshingly so, Mr. Lutz will be widely missed [...]

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GM Vision For Future City Car

General Motors today unveiled in Shanghai, three different versions of a new two-person electric vehicle called EN-V. A new concept for urban mobility, EN-V is short for Electric Networked-Vehicle and the three examples are named to emphasize the enjoyment of driving: Jiao (Pride), Miao (Magic) and Xiao (Laugh).
EN-V was designed to address concerns of traffic congestion, parking [...]

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GM Hydrogen Fuel Cell Closer to Production

General Motos released details this week on its latest hydrogen fuel cell that is smaller, lighter and less expensive to produce than earlier versions. The fuel cell is 220 pounds lighter and uses about one third of the amount of platinum in the system currently being tested in Chevrolet Equinox Fuel Cell electric vehicles as part [...]

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GM Recall Affects 1.3 Million Cars

GM Recall Affects 1.3 Million Cars

Got a 2005 – 2010 Chevrolet Cobalt or 2007 – 2010 Pontiac G5?  Then listen up.  GM is recalling these and 2005 – 2006 Pontiac Pursuits (for those of you in Canada) and 2005 – 2006 Pontiac G4 (in Mexico).  NHTSA opened an investigation Jan. 27  after receiving more than 1,100 complaints of loss of [...]