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2013 Cadillac SRX Recalled For Transmission Lag, 50,000+ Vehicles Affected
2013 Cadillac SRX Recalled For Transmission Lag, 50,000+ Vehicles Affected

General Motors has issued a recall for the 2013 Cadillac SRX. According to a bulletin from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, some SRX vehicles may suffer from transmission lags, which could increase the risk of an accident. ALSO SEE: 2014 Kia Soul Video Road Test The recall is...Read More»

2015 Cadillac Escalade
Cadillac, Buick Top J.D. Power Study For Post-Sales Service

Two General Motors [NYSE: GM] brands, Cadillac and Buick, do the best job with service after the sale, while a few brands that do well in reaching (and impressing) shoppers with their products aren't doing such a good job at the dealership. The two brands topped the J.D. Power 2014 Customer Service...Read More»

2014 Cadillac XTS
More GM Recalls: Buick Enclave, Cadillac XTS, Chevrolet Traverse, GMC Acadia, Saturn Outlook

The past few weeks haven't been particularly kind to General Motors. Not only has the company launched a massive recall of 1.62 million vehicles, it's also faced serious criticism from U.S. legislators for its leaden response to the underlying problem behind the recall -- a problem that has been...Read More»

2014 Cadillac SRX
Cadillac Leads Lincoln In Luring Buyers Back To The Brand

A couple of days ago, we discussed Lincoln's "Hello, Again" rebranding campaign, which raised the question, "Is producing independent short films the best way to attract new buyers?" It's too early to answer that, but according to marketing firm YouGov, Cadillac is already doing a better job with...Read More»

Cadillac's Super Cruise system undergoing testing.
GM's Super Cruise Puts (Almost) Autonomous Cars On The Road By 2020

Hot on the heels of last week's announcement that Nissan would bring autonomous cars to showrooms within seven years comes word from General Motors that it plans to offer its own lineup of autonomous cars by the year 2020. Well, almost. The 2020 deadline seems firm; the problem is the "autonomous"...Read More»

2014 Infiniti Q50, 2013 Detroit Auto Show
Changing Car Names: Smudging The Past, Blurring The Future?

Would car buyers love the Lincoln MKS if it were more Continental? Should the Acura RLX give in to ego and pronounce, "I Am Legend"? Does an Infiniti G37 by any other name sound as sweet? Car names aren't just clever or memorable. They're a critical piece of multi-million-dollar marketing...Read More»

2014 Cadillac XTS
2014 Cadillac XTS Vsport priced from $63,020: Most Powerful V-6 In Its Class

Back in May, Cadillac announced some updates for the 2014 XTS full-size sedan. One of the major items was a newly available twin-turbocharged V-6 engine option. Today Cadillac announced that the engine will be used in the XTS Vsport model, priced from $63,020 including destination. The Vsport...Read More»

2014 Cadillac CTS Live Photos
2014 Cadillac CTS Priced From $46,025: More Technology, More Luxury

The third-generation Cadillac CTS is lower, longer, and lighter than the model it's replacing, and yet it packs more power, technology, and luxury than before. Introduced this past spring at the 2013 New York International Auto Show, Cadillac's looking to set a new standard in the mid-size luxury...Read More»

2013 Cadillac SRX
Cadillac, Buick Top 2013 Vehicle Satisfaction Awards

Cadillac and Buick customers feel satisfied—extremely so, according to the latest gauge of owner satisfaction. The 17th annual Vehicle Satisfaction Awards (VSA), from the market-research firm AutoPacific, looks at satisfaction with 51 different vehicle attributes—including things like...Read More»

2013 Cadillac ATS
2013 Cadillac ATS, XTS, 2014 Chevy Impala Recalled

General Motors is recalling certain 2013 Cadillac ATS and XTS luxury sedans and certain 2014 Chevrolet Impala sedans for a problem with flickering brake lights. A notice on the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) website puts the number of vehicles affected by the safety recall...Read More»

2013 Cadillac SRX
2013 Cadillac SRX Recalled Due To Loose Wheel Nuts

General Motors is recalling certain 2013 Cadillac SRX luxury crossovers for a problem with wheel nuts that may be loose. A notice on the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) website puts the number of vehicles potentially affected in the U.S. at 18,871. According to Motor...Read More»

2014 Cadillac XTS
2014 Cadillac XTS Adds Turbo V-6, Parking Tech

Cadillac's XTS full-size luxury sedan is entering its second model year—with some new high-tech options and a more powerful engine available. And no, it's not in the form of a V-8. Yet it should be just as good, if not better, than one. The new 3.6-liter Twin-Turbo V-6 that's available in the...Read More»

2013 Cadillac SRX
Cadillac SRX, Buick LaCrosse Recalled For Transmission Issue

General Motors is recalling certain 2013 model year Cadillac SRX crossovers and Buick LaCrosse sedans to fix a software glitch that could cause the transmission to shift unexpectedly from manual to automatic mode. A notice on the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) website puts...Read More»

2012 Lexus IS 250  -  Driven, November 2011
J.D. Power: Dealership Service Improving Rapidly, Buoying Brands

New-car dealerships are doing much better—even compared to last year—in satisfying customers who return to the shop for service. That's one of the findings from J.D. Power's latest Consumer Service Index (CSI) Study, released today. The latest 2013 CSI finds that thanks to automaker and...Read More»

2014 Lexus IS 250 F Sport
Lexus, Subaru, Mazda Earn High Marks On Consumer Reports' Report Card

Every year, Consumer Reports rolls out its "Brand Report Card", which ranks major auto brands based on reliability and road-test scores. CR's 2013 scoresheet has just come out, with Lexus at the top of the heap. In previous years, CR's report card has lumped all of an automaker's sub-brands under...Read More»

Most GM models will offer 4G LTE mobile broadband from 2014 onwards
Mobile Wi-Fi Coming To Millions Of GM Cars, Courtesy Of AT&T

If you work with Ray LaHood, you might want to stay out of his way this morning -- not because he lost any Oscar bets (though he might've, we don't know), but because General Motors has announced a deal with AT&T that will bring mobile internet service to millions of GM vehicles next year, if...Read More»

President Obama's limousine
The Beast: President Barack Obama's High-Tech Super-Limo

Last year the world snickered at the sight of the Presidential limousine high-centered on a Dublin driveway. But it pays to remember that we were laughing at the foreign stand-in to what may be the world's most high-tech mobile fortress. The exact specifications of President Obama's limousine, also...Read More»

2014 Cadillac ELR
2014 Cadillac ELR: Volt-Based Coupe Plugs In At Detroit Auto Show

Over the two years that the Chevrolet Volt has been produced, it’s ushered in a new era for GM, and a new era of understanding and acceptance for electric cars thanks to its the extended-range electric vehicle (EREV) technology that’s at its core. Now it’s time to inject a little...Read More»

2013 Cadillac ATS - Winner of the North American Car of the Year Award at the 2013 Detroit Auto Show
Cadillac ATS and Ram 1500 Win, Chevy Revives The Stingray, VW Group Has Record Sales: Car News Headlines

Today at The Car Connection, the Cadillac ATS and the Ram 1500 are chosen as the North American Car and Truck / Utility of the Year, and Chevrolet revives the legendary Stingray nameplate for its 2014 Corvette. Also newsworthy is record sales for the Volkswagen Group, which delivered 9.07 million...Read More»

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