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.