Cadillac CUE Apple CarPlay Automotive News Head to Heads & Advice 

Apple CarPlay and Android Auto Connected Cars

Social connectivity is becoming more and more important in our everyday lives. However, social media has also been a source of major distractions for those behind the steering wheel of a car. With that in mind, automakers have been doing all they can to make their cars more socially connected, but are doing it in the safest way possible. Apple CarPlay and Android Auto have also integrated their operating systems into vehicles, allowing users to have limited access some of the apps on their smartphones with a voice control feature. Overall, automotive…

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2015 Chevrolet Trax Review Automotive News Head to Heads & Advice 

Which Subcompact Crossover Is the Best for You?

Crossovers, in general, seem to be taking over the world, and the subcompact crossover segment is heating up as well with newcomers like the Honda HR-V and the Jeep Renegade. However, there are many other options to consider. With that in mind, we decided to take a closer look at the segment and help you figure out which subcompact crossover best fits your wants and needs. Let’s take a look. Honda HR-V: The Honda HR-V is one of the latest offerings to the subcompact crossover segment. Offered by one of…

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2017 Buick Encore Automotive News 

2016 NYIAS: 2017 Buick Encore Gets Updated Styling & New Tech

At a glance: The 2017 Buick Encore has been redesigned to look more luxurious and sharper than the outgoing model. New technology features have also been added including Apple CarPlay and Android Auto Connectivity along with the next-generation Buick Intellilink infotainment system. Power comes from a 1.4-liter turbo 4-cylinder engine mated to a 6-speed automatic transmission.   The 2016 Buick Encore was the brand’s best-selling vehicle in North America in 2015 and, to continue that success, Buick is updating the Encore for the 2017 model year with a more sculpted…

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OnStar Features and Services

OnStar was founded in 1995 as a subsidiary of General Motors and has been providing subscription-based services to millions of customers since late 1996. Since then, OnStar has grown their services and their consumer base, too. OnStar is more than just a system to call emergency services in the case of an accident, it also provides stolen vehicle assistance, turn-by-turn navigation, 4G LTE WiFi in cars that are capable of it, and more, but let’s break it down a little further.   Emergency Services In the event of an accident,…

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Buick Avista Concept Automotive News 

2016 Detroit: Buick Avista Concept Steals the Show

So, the 2016 Detroit Auto Show is going and you’re probably wondering what one of the most significant debuts were – well, it was a Buick. Meet the all-new Buick Avista Concept, a 2+2 coupe that pushes the brand’s design to the next level. “The Avista embodies the dynamic soul of Buick,” said Duncan Aldred, vice president of Global Buick Sales, Service and Marketing. “It is a modern expression of the brand’s heritage of sophisticated performance, communicated with beautiful elegance.” Buick says that the Avista Concept is powered by a…

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