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Buick teases their first hatch since the Malaise, the Verano Hatchback and Verano GS

Buick has some new models up their sleeve, one of which is a first-ever for the Trident-badge of General Motors. For the first ever since the era of Malaise, Buick will be launching a new hatchback based off of the Verano, called the Verano Hatchback. They’ll also be revealing a performance variant to the Verano […]

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Buick confirms the launch of the 2014 Regal with an all-new base 2.0L Turbo engine

Buick has officially launched the 2014 Regal today at dealers around the country, which received a mid-cycle refresh for the new model year and was revealed at this year’s New York Auto Show. For the 2014 model year, the Regal receives some lineup changes as well as a new EcoTec turbocharged four-banger. That mill is […]

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The 2014 Chevrolet Impala nets a five-star safety rating from the NHTSA

General Motors happily reports that their all-new 2014 Chevrolet Impala has received the highest awards for safety by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration as part of the latter’s “New Car Assessment Program.” Ringing in a five-star safety score, the all-new Impala is officially a safe vehicle by government standards. Click here for more news […]

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Report: Acura TSX to be discontinued after 2014 model year to make way for replacement

AutomotiveNews has learned that the Acura TSX will probably come to an end after the 2014 model year to make way for its replacement. With the introduction of the new base ILX, which nearly costs the same as the TSX and is almost the same size, the new TSX sort of represents an obsolete model […]

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2014 Kia Cadenza Front 3-4 Right Driveway

Kia prices the 2014 Cadenza starting at $35,100 w/ $800 destination fee

Kia happily announced the official pricing for its newly introduced 2014 Cadenza premium sedan, which starts at just $35,100 plus an $800 destination fee. The 2014 Kia Cadenza is Kia’s take on a premium front-wheel drive sedan a la Hyundai Azera, Toyota Avalon, and Buick LaCrosse. “The all-new Cadenza is a world-class Kia for the […]

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Report: Scion may be moving upmarket to compete in near-luxury segments

AutoWeek on behalf of AutomotiveNews reportedly spoke to Scion last week during the 2013 New York Auto Show and they learned that Scion may be considering moving upmarket to compete against the likes of Mini and others such as the Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class and the Audi A3. Click here for our original post on the 2014 […]

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2014 Buick Regal GS

2013 New York: The 2014 Buick Regal and Regal GS bring Detroit(ish) stance to New York

Yesterday, General Motors had Buick unveil their recently updated 2014 Regal and Regal GS mid-sized sedans. The 2014 Buick Regal benefits from a minor aesthetic update, much like its family sibling, the 2014 Buick LaCrosse. Another change for the 2014 Buick Regal is that the Regal Turbo and Regal GS will be getting a Haldex-based […]

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2014 Buick LaCrosse

Buick unveils the updated 2014 LaCrosse via the web ahead of its NY debut

The new 2014 Buick LaCrosse is here! Well, at least on the Internet, because Buick has just pulled off the virtual silk sheets to show what they had in store for the new LaCrosse with less than a day to spare ahead of its New York debut. Majority of the changes for the 2014 Buick […]

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Report: Volvo may import V60 as dealers struggle with volume

AutomotiveNews reports that Volvo may be considering the idea of importing their mid-sized V60 estate to our shores as dealers throughout the US have been struggling to sell cars. Volvo originally did not decide to sell the V60 here after it replaced the V50 due to declining interest in wagons in the US. Now, Volvo […]

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Buick confirms to be launching newly updated LaCrosse and Regal at this year’s auto show in New York

Buick has confirmed via email with egmCarTech that they’ll be launching newly updated Buick Regal and LaCrosses at this year’s New York Interntional Auto Show in March. The event is set to take place on the 26th of March at 11:00 am, where countless other outlets will also be in attendance to see what Buick […]

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