GM’s Ultium Battery Will Help An Electric Future
With GM's latest battery, dubbed Ultium, the company says it's approaching a cost that's 90 percent lower—a point where it can finally be profitable to shift away from internal-combustion engines. The automaker has promised to do just that, launching 30 new EVs around the globe by 2025. Come 2035, its only vehicles with tailpipes will be heavy-duty trucks.
Alberta Crown Land Vision Survey
An online public survey at www.alberta.ca/sustainable-outdoor-recreation-engagement.aspx is now available until January 15, 2021 to provide an opportunity to share feedback to help inform how outdoor recreation in Alberta can be improved and better managed. We encourage Recreation Vehicle Dealers Association of Alberta to inform and share this survey with your members.
2021 GMC Canyon Receives Consumer Guide Best Buy Award
Consumer Guide Automotive has recognized the 2021 GMC Canyon pickup truck with its top Best Buy award. The 2021 GMC Canyon was recognized for offering “up-to-date technology features and excellent all-around refinement, along with some options that its competitors can’t match.”
Why All-Wheel Drive Isn’t an Excuse to Opt Out of Winter Tires
The excuses vary – they’re too expensive, or I don’t drive very far, or, perhaps my favourite, I have all-wheel drive – but the fact remains that if you spend your winter months driving anywhere in Canada, then you need winter tires.
2021 Chevrolet Colorado: Here’s What’s New And Different
GM Authority's comprehensive guide on everything that’s new and different about the 2021 Chevrolet Colorado.
GMC HUMMER EV to be Revealed This Fall
OSHAWA, Ont. (July 29, 2020) – GMC announced today that its all-electric super truck will debut later this fall and will begin production in late 2021. Details about the GMC HUMMER EV’s remarkable on- and off-road capabilities will be shared closer to its reveal.
General Motors has ramped up its PPE production
The automaker was already making facemasks and ventilators to help address supply shortages at American hospitals, but it has now expanded into making latex-free face shields and protective medical gowns. Additionally, it is now also making aerosol boxes – a plastic cube that surrounds a patient’s head when they are intubated, protecting medical workers from exposure if the patient coughs or sneezes.
COVID-19: Vernon company creates reusable respirators
From athletes to those most at risk, VO2 Master’s adapts production to fill PPE need. A Vernon company is adapting its products to produce a high-grade respiratory mask amid COVID-19, and it’s better for the environment. Limited stock available at Edwards Garage. Call for details 403-845-3328
OnStar and Connected Services GM Cares Support and FAQ
OnStar and our vehicle brands are empowering current Chevrolet, Buick, GMC and Cadillac connected vehicle owners with the helpful resources they need during these trying times.
Study Finds 39 Per Cent Of All Cars Built In 2019 Were Painted White
German chemicals company BASF recently published the results from its 2019 automotive color distribution survey, and not surprisingly, the company found that white remains the most popular automotive color globally.
GM To Revive Hummer Name For Electric Pickup Truck
JAN 2020 -- A new report indicates the General Motors‘ future fully electric, full-size pickup will indeed fall under the Hummer brand. The automaker plans to announce the nameplate’s revival with an advertisement that will air during coverage of Super Bowl LIV next month.According to The Wall Street Journal, the battery electric Hummer pickup will be positioned as a premium, low-volume off-roader and will be sold exclusively at GMC dealerships.
Chevrolet Camaro and Colorado Win Motor Trend 2016 Car and Truck of the Year!
LOS ANGELES (Tuesday, November 17, 2015) – The all-new Gen Six Chevrolet Camaro and the Chevrolet Colorado with its all-new 2.8L Duramax turbo-diesel engine won the 2016 Motor Trend Car and Truck the Year awards on Monday night.
Chevrolet Colorado Diesel: Canada’s Most Fuel Efficient Pickup
Oshawa, Ontario (Monday, November 9, 2015) – Chevrolet today confirmed that the 2016 Colorado two-wheel drive with the Duramax turbo-diesel will be the most fuel efficient pickup in Canada, offering a fuel consumption rating of 7.7 L/100km highway.
The Story of Edwards Garage – 85 Years and Counting!
Charlie Edwards started his Franchised Chevrolet Dealership back in 1929 and we are certain that he couldn't have envisioned what his small business would turn into. In the following years, he also obtained the franchise for Oldsmobile vehicles.
Which Of These 7 Driving Personalities Best Fits You?
London researchers say all motorists can be narrowed down to these categories. It's not unusual for us to try and give names to the other people we're forced to share the road with. We come up with endless derogatory terms for anyone who cuts us off, hogs the left lane or speeds through our children's school zone.
OnStar Turn-by-Turn Navigation Tips and Commands
If you’re an OnStar Directions & Connections® plan subscriber, you know how effortlessly you can connect to the destination of your choice with Turn-by-Turn Navigation. Simply tell an OnStar Advisor where you want to go and directions will be downloaded to your car, or push a button to get directions you’ve sent to your navigation system using eNav, or use your OnStar RemoteLink™ mobile app, which in addition to letting vehicle owners access real-time vehicle data like oil-life and tire pressure(1), lock and unlock doors(2) and contact an OnStar Advisor from your smartphone, also lets you find a location and send directions right to your vehicle(3).
Remember Summer Car Service!
To extend the life of your vehicle and prevent problems before they start, prioritize summer maintenance before the seasons change. Nothing is worse than dealing with a problem on the side of the road in the middle of the summer heat. By keeping up with routine maintenance, you can save yourself hassle and money.