10 Trailering Trips from GMC to Help Keep Your Holiday Travel Trouble-Free

Boating season means people pulling trailers. Here's what to remember.

Memorial Day weekend symbols the unofficial start of the summer season, which means car trips to the country's nether-regions in search of water, sun, and sand. Many vacationers will be towing boats, jet-skis, and assorted other funmobiles behind them, and so GMC, proud makers of trucks since 1902, have come up with a handy list of tips to ensure that your trailering goes smoothly.

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Don't Believe the Hype on Natural Gas, Report Says, and the Diesel Industry Agrees

Diesel runs the big machines, and it ought to stay that way.

One effective way of quickly reducing carbon emissions is to encourage municipalities to convert fleet vehicles from gas-burning to alternative-fuel using. There's been a big push to encourage use of natural gas, since it produces fewer CO2 emissions than traditional gasoline. However, natural gas is far from environmentally friendly, and now a new underlines that fact.

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Throwback Thursday: The Mazda MX-5 is the Bane of All British Roadsters

The Japanese creation is still one of the best values for sports cars.

Every week we take a look back at how our favorite cars, trucks, and SUVs have evolved over the years - the "embarrassing childhood photos". Welcome to Throwback Thursday! The Mazda MX-5 is deeply rooted in the history of the British roadster, although no one in Japan probably wants to admit that.

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Bang for Your Buck: 2015 BMW 740Ld xDrive vs. the Used-Car Market

Checking out a new car's competition from the used-car market.

It's no surprise that buyers often compare both new and used cars. For a given price point, the market for potential cars explodes once you start looking away from new cars alone. Yes, you might give up the warranty, but if you're looking for something unique, used cars provide a good value ... provided you pick the right one. Bang for Your Buck takes a look at five used cars you could get with the money you'd spend on the new car we've tested recently.

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BMW's 435i ZHP Pays Homage to One of the Best Equipment Packages Ever Conceived

It's not the same, but hey, it's better than nothin'.

Back in the days of the E46-generation BMW 3 Series, the hi-po M3 was offered in coupe form only. To rework the sedan to fit the M3's wheel setup would have required more fender work than BMW wanted, so the sedan only received a Performance Package, option-code ZHP. The E46 ZHP went on to be one of the most celebrated BMWs, but once the M3 sedan came back, the ZHP floated away into the ether. Now, it's back. Sort of.

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BMW's New M6 Competition Package Will Satisfy Your Need for Even More Speed

Adding more power to stay ahead of the, um, competition.

Do you like fast cars? Do you like it when those fast cars are made even faster, without any harm to the precious factory warranty? Of course you do. So does BMW; the automaker announced a new version of its Competition Package on all variants of the M6 super-coupe, and it's all about making this fast car even faster. It's also about making your wallet ever so slightly lighter.

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