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The Class of 2010's Quality-Challenged Cars

The Class of 2010’s Quality-Challenged Cars

For the 2010 model year, there was just under 70 brand new or heavily redesigned vehicles entering the marketplace. With thousands of parts combining to fabricate a vehicle, automakers are terribly concerned for their freshman products. Despite all the virtual and physical testing has been conducted prior to release within a vehicle’s development stage, the […]

GM Joins Recall Bandwagon with 1.5 Million Cars

GM Joins Recall Bandwagon with 1.5 Million Cars

This is turning into a rough week for American automobile manufacturers as two of three major companies placed vehicles on the recall list. While the Chrysler Group started this work week with three separate recalls affecting just under 600,000 vehicles collectively, General Motors has most recently eclipsed Chrysler’s vehicle total. Announcing a recall of 1.5 […]

Chevy Traverse GMC Acadia

GM SUV Face-Off: 2010 Chevy Traverse vs. GMC Acadia

So, turns out people don’t particularly like minivans anymore. Can’t blame them – they’re big, slow, hideous, mind-numbingly boring, and make you look like the ultimate soccer mom. I can’t count how many times I’ve heard some poor sap wistfully say “Yeah, I had to sell my [insert sports car] and get a minivan for […]

GMC Granite Concept

GMC Granite Concept

Looks like General Motors is not completely dead yet, nor devoid of ideas. For example, fresh from Detroit and The North American International Auto Show comes the GMC Granite Concept. The exterior features an “urban-industrial design aesthetic” and on a lot of levels seems very un-General Motors-like. Intriguingly the GMC press release teases almost right […]

2009 GMC Acadia SLT-1 Review

2009 GMC Acadia SLT-1 Review

The great “American Dream”: A four-bedroom two-story in a quiet subdivision, little Johnny and young Sally running around the fenced-in backyard, the 9-5 career downtown and two family-oriented vehicles tucked away in the garage, one of them most likely a sport-utility or crossover of some sort. Sounds perfect, doesn’t it? Well, if this sound like […]