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Awarded To

Awarded By

Award Received

Date

Recognized

Buick

2012 Enclave

J.D. Power Vehicle Dependability Study

Second in mid-size SUV

Feb-15

USA

Buick

2011 Enclave

Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS)

Top Safety Pick

Mar-11

USA

Buick

2014 Encore

J.D. Power Initial Quality Study SM

Segment Award Recipient – Small SUV

Jun- 14

USA

Buick

2013 Encore

Vincentric

Consumer Best Value in Canada in the Premium Compact Crossover segment

Sep-13

Canada

Buick

2013 Encore

2013 J.D. Power Automotive Performance, Execution and Layout (APEAL) Study

Sub-Compact CUV

Jul- 13

USA

Buick

2013 Encore

Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS)

Top Safety Pick

Jun-13

USA

Buick

2013 Encore

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s New Car Assessment Program (NHTSA)

Five-Star Overall Safety Rating

Jun-13

USA

Buick

2012 LaCrosse

J.D. Power Vehicle Dependability Study

Segment Award, Large Car

Feb-15

USA

Buick

2014 LaCrosse

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s New Car Assessment Program (NHTSA)

5-Star Overall Vehicle Score for safety

Dec-13

USA

Buick

2011 LaCrosse

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s New Car Assessment Program (NHTSA)

Five-Star Overall Safety Rating

Apr- 11

USA

Buick

2014 Regal

Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS)

Front End Safety

May-14

USA

Buick

Regal

U.S. News & World Report

Best Car for the Money

Jan-11

North America

Buick

Verano

Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS)

Top Safety Pick

Dec-11

USA

Cadillac

ATS

Motoring TV

2013 Car of the Year

Jan-13

North America

Cadillac

ATS

Canadian Automotive Jury (CAJ)

2013 Best of the Best

Jan-13

North America

Cadillac

ATS

North American International Auto Show - Jury of 49 Automotive Journalists

2013 North American Car of the Year

Jan-13

North America

Cadillac

2.0L Turbo for 2013 ATS

WardsAuto.com

2013 10 Best Engines

Dec-12

North America

Cadillac

ATS

Sharp for Men

Best Reason to Buy American

Nov-12

North America

Cadillac

ATS

Auto123.com

2013 Auto123.com Luxury Compact Car of the Year

Nov-12

Canada

Cadillac

ATS

Automobile Journalists Association of Canada (AJAC)

Best New Luxury Car

Oct-12

Canada

Cadillac

ATS

Esquire.com

2012 Esquire Car of the Year

Sep-12

Canada

Cadillac

2014 CTS

Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS)

Front End Safety

May-14

USA

Cadillac

CTS / CTS-V

Car and Driver

10 Best

Nov-13

North America

Cadillac

CTS

Motor Trend Magazine

Car of the Year for 2014

Nov-13

USA

Cadillac

CTS Coupe

MotorWeek

2011 Drivers’ Choice Awards - Best Sport Coupe

Jan-11

North America

Cadillac

2012 CTS Sport Sedan

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)

Five-Star Overall Safety Rating

Dec-12

USA

Cadillac

2012 CTS Sport Wagon

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)

Five-Star Overall Safety Rating

Dec-12

USA

Cadillac

2011 CTS-V Coupe

Popular Science

2011 Best of the Best

Jan-11

North America

Cadillac

2014 ELR Regen on Demand System

Green Car Journal

2014 Green Car Technology Award

Jan-14

USA

Cadillac

2014 Escalade

J.D. Power Initial Quality Study SM

Ranked Second - Large Premium CUV

Jun- 14

North America

Cadillac

Escalade

J.D. Power and Associates

Initial Quality Study

Jun-11

North America

Cadillac

2012 SRX

J.D. Power Vehicle Dependability Study

Ranks Third, Midsize Premium SUV

Feb-15

USA

Cadillac

2012 SRX

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)

Five-Star Overall Safety Rating

Dec-12

USA

Cadillac

2014 XTS

Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS)

Front End Safety

May-14

USA

Cadillac

2013 XTS

Wards Auto

10 Best Interiors of 2013

Apr-13

North America

Chevrolet

2014 Camaro Z/28

Motor Trend

2014 Best Driver’s Car

Sep- 14

North America

Chevrolet

2012 Camaro

J.D. Power Vehicle Dependability Study

Segment Award, Midsize Sporty Car (3rd Year in a Row)

Feb-15

USA

Chevrolet

2014 Camaro

J.D. Power Initial Quality Study SM

Segment Top Three - Ranked Second – Midsize Sporty Car

Jun- 14

North America

Chevrolet

2012 Camaro

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s New Car Assessment Program (NHTSA)

Five-Star Overall Safety Rating

Nov-11

USA

Chevrolet

2015 Corvette Stingray

Auto123.com

2015 Convertible of the Year

Nov- 14

Canada

Chevrolet

2014 Corvette

Motor Trend Magazine

Car of the Year for 2014

Nov-13

USA

Chevrolet

2014 Corvette

Automobile Journalists Association of Canada (AJAC)

Best New Sports / Performance Car

Nov-13

Canada

Chevrolet

2014 Corvette Stingray

North American International Auto Show in Detroit

2014 North American Car of the Year

Jan-14

USA

Chevrolet

2014 Corvette Stingray

WardsAuto

Wards 10 Best Engines

Dec-13

USA

Chevrolet

2014 Corvette Stingray

Auto123.com

2014 Sports Car of the Year

Nov-13

North America

Chevrolet

2011 Corvette

Intellichoice

2011 Best Overall Value of the Year "Performance Car"

Feb-11

North America

Chevrolet

2014 Cruze Diesel

The Diesel Driver

Diesel Car of the Year

Apr-14

USA

Chevrolet

2014 Cruze

WardsAuto

Wards 10 Best Engines

Dec-13

USA

Chevrolet

2011 Cruze

Automobile Journalists Association of Canada (AJAC)

2011 Canadian Car of the Year

Jan-11

Canada

Chevrolet

2014 Impala

Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS)

Front End Safety

May-14

USA

Chevrolet

2014 Impala

Auto123.com

2014 Full-Size Car of the Year

Nov-13

North America

Chevrolet

2014 Impala

U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s New Car Assessment Program

Five-star Overall Vehicle Score for safety

Jul-13

USA

Chevrolet

2012 Malibu

J.D. Power Vehicle Dependability Study

Segment Award, Midsize Car

Feb-15

USA

Chevrolet

2015 Malibu

Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS)

2015 Top Safety Pick

Dec-14

USA

Chevrolet

2014 Malibu

J.D. Power Initial Quality Study SM

Segment Award Recipients – Midsize Car

Jun- 14

North America

Chevrolet

2014 Malibu

Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS)

Top Safety Pick+

Mar-14

North America

Chevrolet

2014 Malibu

U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s New Car Assessment Program

Five-star Overall Vehicle Score for safety

Jan-14

USA

Chevrolet

2011 Malibu

U.S. News & World Report

Best Car for the Money

Jan- 11

North America

Chevrolet

2012 Malibu Eco

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)

5-Star Overall Vehicle Score

Jun-12

North America

Chevrolet

2012 Malibu Eco

Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS)

2012 Top Safety Pick

Jun-12

North America

Chevrolet

2014 Sonic

Kelley Blue Book’s KBB.com

10 Best Back-to-School Car

Aug-14

USA

Chevrolet

2013 Sonic

2013 J.D. Power Automotive Performance, Execution and Layout (APEAL) Study

Sub-Compact Car

Jul-13

USA

Chevrolet

2012 Sonic

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)

Five-Star Overall Safety Rating

Jan-12

USA

Chevrolet

2015 Spark

Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS)

2015 Top Safety Pick

Dec-14

USA

Chevrolet

2014 Spark

Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS)

2014 Top Safety Pick

Dec-13

North America

Chevrolet

2013 Trax

Vincentric

Consumer Best Value in Canada in the Compact Sport Utility Vehicle segment

Sep-13

Canada

Chevrolet

2015 Volt

Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS)

2015 Top Safety Pick

Dec-14

USA

Chevrolet

2013 Volt

2013 J.D. Power Automotive Performance, Execution and Layout (APEAL) Study

Compact Car

Jul-13

USA

Chevrolet

2011 Volt

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s New Car Assessment Program (NHTSA)

Five-Star Overall Safety Rating

Jun-11

USA

Chevrolet

2011 Volt

Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS)

Top Safety Pick

Apr-11

North America

Chevrolet

2011 Volt

New York Auto International Auto Show - Global Automotive Journalists

2011 World Green Car of the Year

Apr-11

North America

Chevrolet

2011 Volt

MotorWeek

2011 Drivers' Choice

Feb-11

North America

Chevrolet

Volt

North American Journalists

2011 North American Car of the Year

Jan-11

North America

Chevrolet

2013 Avalanche

2013 J.D. Power Automotive Performance, Execution and Layout (APEAL) Study

Large Light Duty Pickup

Jul-13

USA

Chevrolet

2015 Colorado

Cars.com

Best Pickup Truck of 2015

Jan- 15

North America

Chevrolet

2015 Colorado

Motor Trend Magazine

2015 Truck of the Year

Dec-14

North America

Chevrolet

2015 Equinox

Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS)

2015 Top Safety Pick

Dec-14

USA

Chevrolet

2014 Equinox

J.D. Power Initial Quality Study SM

Segment Top Three - Ranked Second – Compact CUV

Jun- 14

North America

Chevrolet

2014 Equinox

Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS)

Top Safety Pick+

Apr-14

North America

Chevrolet

2011 Equinox

MotorWeek

2011 Drivers' Choice

Feb-11

North America

Chevrolet

2012 Silverado LD

J.D. Power Vehicle Dependability Study

Ranks Second, Large Light Duty Pickup

Feb-15

USA

Chevrolet

2015 Silverado 1500 with the available 6.2L Ecotec3 V-8 and 8-speed automatic transmission

PickupTrucks.com

2015 PickupTrucks.com Light-Duty Challenge

Jan-15

USA

Chevrolet

2014 Silverado 1500

North American International Auto Show in Detroit

2014 North American Truck of the Year

Jan-14

USA

Chevrolet

2014 Silverado 1500

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s New Car Assessment Program (NHTSA)

Five-Star Overall Vehicle Score for Safety Rating

Jan-14

USA

Chevrolet

2014 Silverado 1500

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s New Car Assessment Program (NHTSA)

Five-Star Overall Vehicle Score for Safety Rating

Aug-13

USA

Chevrolet

2012 Silverado HD

J.D. Power Vehicle Dependability Study

Segment Award, Large Heavy Duty Pickup

Feb-15

USA

Chevrolet

2014 Silverado HD

J.D. Power Initial Quality Study SM

Segment Award Recipients – Large Heavy-Duty Pickup

Jun- 14

North America

Chevrolet

2013 Silverado 3500 HD

Howard J Elmer, Canadian automotive journalist and truck industry expert's, The Canadian Truck King Challenge

Canadian Truck King for 2013

Nov-12

Canada

Chevrolet

2011 Silverado HD

Truck Trend Magazine

Best in Class 2011 Work Truck

Mar-11

North America

Chevrolet

2012 Suburban

J.D. Power Vehicle Dependability Study

Ranks Third, Large SUV

Feb-15

USA

Chevrolet

2014 Suburban

J.D. Power Initial Quality Study SM

Segment Award Recipients – Large SUV (tie)

Jun- 14

North America

Chevrolet

2012 Tahoe

J.D. Power Vehicle Dependability Study

Ranks Second, Large SUV

Feb-15

USA

Chevrolet

2014 Tahoe

J.D. Power Initial Quality Study SM

Segment Award Recipients – Large SUV (tie)

Jun- 14

North America

Chevrolet

2015 Tahoe

Auto123.com

2015 Full-Size Utility of the Year

Nov- 14

Canada

Chevrolet

2014 Tahoe

J.D. Power Initial Quality Study SM

Segment Top Three - Ranked Third – Large SUV

Jun- 14

North America

Chevrolet

2011 Tahoe

Truck Trend Magazine

Best in Class 2011 Full-Size SUV

Mar-11

North America

Chevrolet

2011 Tahoe

U.S. News & World Report

Best Car for the Money

Jan-11

North America

Chevrolet

2011 Traverse

Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS)

Top Safety Pick

Mar-11

USA

Chevrolet

2011 Traverse

U.S. News & World Report

Best Car for the Money

Jan-11

North America

GMC

2011 Acadia

Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS)

Top Safety Pick

Mar-11

USA

GMC

2015 Canyon

Wards Auto

Ward’s 10 Best Interiors for 2015

Apr -15

North America

GMC

2015 Canyon

Cars.com

Top Pick - Midsize Pickup Challenge

Apr -15

North America

GMC

2015 Canyon

Autoweek

Best of the Best/Truck for 2015

Nov-14

USA

GMC

2012 Sierra LD

J.D. Power Vehicle Dependability Study

Segment Award, Large Light Duty Pickup (2nd Year in a Row)

Feb-15

USA

GMC

2015 Sierra Denali 3500HD

Howard J Elmer, Canadian automotive journalist and truck industry expert

Canada’s Truck King for 2015

Sep-14

Canada

GMC

2014 Sierra Denali

Wards Auto

10 Best Interiors of 2014

Apr-14

North America

GMC

2014 Sierra 1500

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s New Car Assessment Program (NHTSA)

Five-Star Overall Vehicle Score for Safety Rating

Jan-14

USA

GMC

2014 Sierra 1500

Automobile Journalists Association of Canada (AJAC)

Best New Pickup

Nov-13

Canada

GMC

2014 Sierra / Sierra Denali 1500

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s New Car Assessment Program (NHTSA)

Five-Star Overall Vehicle Score for Safety Rating

Aug-13

USA

GMC

2012 Sierra HD

J.D. Power Vehicle Dependability Study

Ranks Second, Large Heavy Duty Pickup

Feb-15

USA

GMC

2014 Sierra HD

J.D. Power Initial Quality Study SM

Ranked Second – Large Heavy-Duty Pickup

Jun- 14

North America

GMC

2011 Sierra 2500 HD

Truck Trend Magazine

Best in Class 2011 Work Truck

Mar-11

North America

GMC

2012 Terrain

J.D. Power Vehicle Dependability Study

Segment Award, Compact SUV

Feb-15

USA

GMC

2014 Terrain

J.D. Power Initial Quality Study SM

Segment Award Recipient – Compact SUV

Jun- 14

North America

GMC

2014 Terrain

Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS)

Top Safety Pick+

Apr-14

North America

GMC

2012 Yukon

J.D. Power Vehicle Dependability Study

Segment Award, Large SUV (2nd Year in a Row)

Feb-15

USA

GMC

2014 Yukon

J.D. Power Automotive Performance, Execution and Layout StudySM

Segment Award Recipient – Initial Quality and Vehicle Dependability Studies

Jul- 14

North America

GMC

2014 Yukon

J.D. Power Initial Quality Study SM

Segment Award Recipient – Large SUV (tie)

Jun- 14

North America

GMC

2011 Yukon

Truck Trend Magazine

Best in Class 2011 Full-Size SUV

Mar-11

North America

GMC

2011 Yukon

Intellichoice

2011 Best Overall Value of the Year "Performance Car"

Feb-11

North America

GMC

Yukon

IntelliChoice

2011 Best Overall Values of the Year

Jan-11

USA

GM

Stop / Start System

Premier Automotive Suppliers’ Contribution to Excellence (PACE) Awards

Innovation Partnership Award

Apr-14

North America

GM

GM Canada's Oshawa Assembly (Consolidated Line)

J.D. Power and Associates Initial Quality Study

Silver Plant Assembly Line Quality Award

Jun-13

North / South America

GM

Front Centre Airbag

Automobile Journalists Association of Canada (AJAC)

2013 Best New Technology

Feb-13

Canada

Buick

Buick

J.D. Power Vehicle Dependability Study

Top 10 in Benchmark Dependability Study; Ranked Second

Feb-15

USA

Cadillac

Cadillac

J.D. Power Vehicle Dependability Study

Top 10 in Benchmark Dependability Study; Ranked Fourth

Feb-15

USA

Cadillac

General Motors’ Super Cruise semi-autonomous driving technology

Popular Mechanics

Breakthrough Awards

Oct-13

North America

Cadillac

CUE (Cadillac User Experience)

Popular Mechanics

Top Gadgets of CES 2012: Editors’ Choice Award

Jan-12

North America

Chevrolet

Diesel

The Diesel Driver

Top diesel manufacturer of 2014

Apr-14

USA

Chevrolet

Voltec propulsion system

Automobile Journalists Association of Canada (AJAC)

2012 Best New Technology

Feb-12

Canada

Chevrolet and GMC

Chevrolet and GMC

J.D. Power Vehicle Dependability Study

Top 10 in Benchmark Dependability Study; Ranked Tenth (Tie)

Feb-15

USA

Chevrolet and GMC

CAMI Assembly

J.D. Power Initial Quality Study SM

Silver Plant Assembly Line Quality Award

Jun- 14

North America

OnStar

OnStar 4G LTE

Popular Science

Best of What’s New

Nov-14

USA