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General Motors’ design chief Ed Welburn to retire in July

Some rather sad news was published on GM’s PR wire to announce that the corporation’s head of design, Ed Welburn, will be retiring on July 1, bringing an end to his long, 44-year career with the automaker. Taking his place will be Michael Simcoe, who was formerly GM’s international design vice president for Australia and […]

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Report: The Buick Avenir won’t reach production, simply because Cadillac exists

It was a cold, a frigid January in Detroit (when is it ever not…) and Buick rented out an entire warehouse space to reveal the gorgeous Avenir Concept alongside the Opel-based Cascada. The Avenir was a pitch at a potential new large, rear-wheel drive sedan from America’s Trident and everyone had their fingers crossed with […]

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Report: A new Buick is apparently surfacing at next year’s North American International Auto Show

The Detroit FreepĀ reports Buick should be coming up with something new to show off at next year’s North American International Auto Show in 2016. Specifics weren’t very plentiful, obviously, given this is just an indicative report, butĀ The Detroit Free Press thinks it’ll be a production version of the Avenir Concept from this past year’s show. […]

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2015 Detroit: Buick reveals a new concept called the Avenir, previews new flagship sedan

Buick had an exclusive revealing event today in Detroit to reveal the highly-anticipated Cascada convertible, which is based off of an Opel. However, in addition to the Cascada, Buick also revealed an all-new concept car called the Avenir, which previews the American Trident’s next flagship sedan to replace the LaCrosse–and it is quite the looker. […]

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