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A Buick crossover may cost an extra $8,000 after tariffs

2:52 pm U.S. ET | June 15, 2018
Some Buick buyers may be in for some sticker shock after President Donald Trump's tariffs on $50 billion in Chinese imports.

GM electrics debut in Beijing

12:01 am U.S. ET | April 23, 2018
The first vehicle announced under General Motors' ambitious effort to introduce at least 20 electric or fuel cell vehicles by 2023 will be the Buick Velite 6 for China.

GM, in electric push, sets Buick Velite 6 PHEV, EV for China

1:30 pm U.S. ET | April 17, 2018
The first vehicle announced under General Motors' ambitious effort to introduce at least 20 electric or fuel cell vehicles by 2023 will be the Buick Velite 6 for China.

GM dealers air grievances with using CDK

12:01 am U.S. ET | April 2, 2018
The problems they cited include untimely dealer support, "clunky" functionality and simply not having another GM-approved choice for websites.

Q&A: TODD INGERSOLL, BUICK-GMC NATIONAL DEALER COUNCIL

BUICK-GMC: For dealers, profitability is the focus

12:01 am U.S. ET | March 23, 2018
Buick-GMC dealers' profitability is not only the top priority for the brand's new national dealer council chairman. It's the top three.

Buick-GMC dealers open to longer factory programs

12:01 am U.S. ET | March 19, 2018
The Buick-GMC National Dealer Council is open to changing annual company initiatives such as brand and store standards to multiyear programs.

Buick, Lexus score marketing points during March Madness

2:26 pm U.S. ET | March 15, 2018
Buick and Lexus will put the game in customer's hands during March Madness, betting on NCAA partnerships for consumer engagement and marketplace penetration.

VIDEO: First Shift: Automakers accused of hiding Takata defects

8:00 am U.S. ET | March 15, 2018
GM, Benz, VW, FCA accused of hiding airbag defects; Audi bracing for tough year; Report: No easy way to skirt tariffs; Magna, Lyft to co-develop AV tech; Car backs without brands.

Yes, that's a Buick — just without the 'Buick' name badge

2:00 pm U.S. ET | March 13, 2018
Starting with the 2019 model year, Buick vehicles in North America will no longer bear the name.

VIDEO: First Shift: Buick vehicles without the 'Buick' badge

8:00 am U.S. ET | March 13, 2018
'Buick' name stripped from Envision, rest of '19 lineup - reports; VW to expand EV output; UAW accuses Tesla of retaliation; GM's new HR boss; Volvo aims S60 at young, affluent.

GM: Double-digit drops for cars, pickups

3:39 pm U.S. ET | March 1, 2018
Sales of redesigned crossovers such as the Chevrolet Traverse and Equinox couldn't outweigh double-digit declines of cars and pickups for GM in February.

Buick Envision gets refresh, price cut

9:00 am U.S. ET | Feb. 26, 2018
The $2,000 base price cut aims to increase sales and give owners of the brand's entry-level Encore an easier climb.

Buick Envision undergoes nip, tuck for 2019

12:27 pm U.S. ET | Feb. 22, 2018
Buick is freshening the 2019 Buick Envision to better align the crossover with the brand's other models -- most notably its best-selling Encore.

Buick, Lexus stand out in J.D. Power dependability ranking

8:00 am U.S. ET | Feb. 14, 2018
Buick has reclaimed the title as the most dependable mass-market brand after three years of vehicle ownership while luxury marque Lexus again topped the industry, according to J.D. Power.

GM: Fleet, crossovers help keep volume in the black

12:18 pm U.S. ET | Feb. 1, 2018
GM reported sales last month of 198,548 cars and trucks, a 1.3 percent increase compared with January 2017.

MICHAEL WAYLAND

With Regal TourX, Buick aims to leave 'The Brady Bunch' behind

12:00 pm U.S. ET | Jan. 30, 2018
Buick does not refer to its 2018 Regal TourX as a wagon, despite it clearly being a wagon. It's a marketing move that annoyed me at first but I've come to accept it as a smart tactic.

VIDEO: First Shift: Workers sue FCA and UAW, allege collusion

8:30 am U.S. ET | Jan. 30, 2018
Workers allege FCA-UAW collusion; Faraday sues rival startup; Buick hitches wagon to a Regal; Mercedes-Benz's A class goal; More Pacificas for Waymo; Alliance nabs VW's sales title.

Buick raises forecasts for Regal wagon

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 29, 2018
Buick believes the vehicle could account for as much as 50 percent of Regal sales in the U.S.

Buick's Avenir subbrand expected to grow across lineup

12:39 pm U.S. ET | Jan. 18, 2018
Buick's Avenir subbrand is poised to grow across the marque's lineup of cars and crossovers. Duncan Aldred, vice president of Global Buick and GMC, said expanding Avenir is a way for Buick to better compete.

DETROIT AUTO SHOW PREVIEW

Automakers have a waterfall of new products coming in '18

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 8, 2018
U.S. sales may be slipping but automakers are unleashing a wide spectrum of new concepts and redesigned models to stimulate the market in 2018.

Detroit auto show preview: Acura to Ford

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 8, 2018
A roundup of brands, from Acura to Ford, that will unveil new product at the Detroit auto show.

2018 Buick LaCrosse Avenir to start at $45,795

2:21 pm U.S. ET | Jan. 5, 2018
The 2018 Buick LaCrosse Avenir will start at $45,795 when it arrives at dealership showrooms by early February.

GM: December, annual sales slide on cars

12:42 pm U.S. ET | Jan. 3, 2018
GM's U.S. sales last year fell 1.3 percent to 3 million vehicles, including a 3.3 percent decline to 308,539 units in December.

SEDANS IN SURVIVAL MODE

Buick tries to make Regal stand out

12:01 am U.S. ET | Dec. 17, 2017
The Regal marks a unique strategy of moving an existing vehicle into alternative segments.

GM: November sales decline 2.9% on cars

12:05 pm U.S. ET | Dec. 1, 2017
The automaker, behind weaker car demand and lower fleet shipments, reported sales last month declined 2.9 percent compared with November 2016.

 
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70 years later, appreciating the genius of Ferry Porsche

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Why VW should share its skateboard and change the world

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Land Rover sets course for Defender to come home

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11:42 am U.S. ET | June 12 2018

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12:01 am U.S. ET | June 6 2018

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Why Chinese cars, crossovers should worry Europe's brands

Luca Ciferri
12:01 am U.S. ET | June 2 2018

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Chinese cars are now on par with products from Europe’s brands in terms of design, handling, p ...
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VW Group's new CEO Diess may have too much power

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12:01 am U.S. ET | May 24 2018

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BMW envisions its iNext as an SUV

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12:01 am U.S. ET | May 23 2018

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