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2021 Ford F-150 To Offer No Less Than Six Engines Including A Hybrid

The big news is the new 3.5-litre hybrid V6. The other five are carried over, or nearly, from the 2020 F-150. We were headed to Detroit in a few weeks to find out more but COVID-19 has other plans. One of the many keys...

Mid-Cycle Updates Postponed At GM Because Of COVID-19

GM asks suppliers to put a hold on mid-cycle refresh parts. Manufacturing plants still idled so nothing’s moving anyhow. This does not affect all-new vehicles that were slated for launch this year. The list of disruptions caused by COVID-19 to our lives will certainly...

A Hybrid C8 Chevrolet Corvette Spied Driving About

Will have over 800-horsepower and more than 900 lb.-ft. of torque. Reveal should occur later this year. May very well earn the ZR1 badge. Last November, we reported that rumours about an electrified new C8 Corvette were swirling on the internet and now, spy...

Buick Still Makes A Minivan, And It’s Epically Luxurious And It’s Called The GL8

Some markets, like China, still like minivans, especially luxurious ones. The Buick GL8 Avenir Concept was unveiled at the 2019 Shanghai Auto Show. By to looks of it, it competes with Rolls Royce and Bentley. North America has all but completely fallen out of...

Ford, GM And Tesla May Repurpose Shut Plants To Make Ventilators

Nearly all US/Canada assembly lines are shut or shutting down operations. All three manufacturers have offered to aid in the efforts against COVID-19 by making ventilators. Carmakers elsewhere in the world are doing the same. Automakers in North America are about to join in...

Detroit 3’s North American Assembly Plants Grind to a Halt Due to Coronavirus Outbreak

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Pressure from the United Auto Workers and its members has succeeded in plant closures. Detroit 3 automakers GM, FCA and Ford will shut down its production lines until at least March 30. Exhaustive cleaning procedures and new social distancing protocols will be put...

The Coronavirus Forces The Cancelation Of The Cadillac Lyriq EV Reveal

The world learned of the Cadillac Lyriq only last week. It was to be the first electric SUV to be built on GM’s new dedicated platform. This is only one of many event cancellations related to the Coronavirus. The spread of the Coronavirus is...

Florida Trans Am : Vision Turned Hobby Turned Career

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Every dream begins with some kind of vision, or memory. For Rick Deiters, an experience sparked a life-long passion for cars that has served him incredibly well. His story would make good plot for a movie about our collective love affair with the automobile. The...

Cadillac’s Blackwing V8 Engine To Live On For Manifattura Automobili Torino

The twin-turbo Blackwing V8 engine was initially designed for the Cadillac CT6-V. Manifattura Automobili Torino, or MAT, is the maker of the cool New Stratos. GM had no other plans for the Blackwing V8. Almost two years ago, Cadillac’s twin-turbocharged 4.2-litre Blackwing V8 broke...

GM Reveals Flexible EV Platform Strategy

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The strategy revolves around a highly flexible, third-generation global EV platform. This one building block will cover everything, from affordable transportation, luxury, work trucks, and high-performance vehicles. It will house proprietary Ultium batteries and can be delivered in FWD, RWD, or AWD configurations. Today...