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Report: General Motors wants to make more diesel passenger cars

General Motors and diesel passenger cars don’t go very well in the same sentence, at least, here in America. And that’s because GM has a terrible reputation with the compression combustion engine that haunts them from the 1970s and 1980s. But thanks to significant advancements in technology and the influx from Europe, diesels are becoming […]

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Report: Chrysler could drop 300 SRT over slow sales

A saddening bit of news surfaced for Mopar fans recently as Chrysler is apparently struggling to sell its 300 SRT sedan. As a result, the model could be dropped in the near future, according to CEO Al Gardner. MotorTrend spoke with Gardner who said that only 75 models per month are being sold, crippling the […]

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Callaway confirms 627hp tuned Corvette Stingray

Callaway and Chevrolet Corvette go together like Shelby and Ford Mustang and because the new Corvette is still in its early years, Callaway just confirmed their latest line of upgrades that provide the Stingray with a nice dollop of extra power. The result is the Callaway Corvette SC627. While the base 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray […]

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Report: Chevrolet working on a Ford F150 Raptor competitor based on Colorado

GMAuthority reports that Chevrolet is looking to dip its toes into the performance pickup waters with a competitor to the F150 Raptor, though it is said to be based off of the new and incoming Colorado. This makes a little bit more sense considering the Colorado is a midsize pickup, which is smaller and thus, […]

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Recalls: Another 8.4M cars bite the dust, and guess what, many are ignition related

As if the recalls weren’t already racking up as is… General Motors officially announced another massive recall of get this–8.4 million cars in all of North America, and 8.2 million of those examples are being recalled due to “unintended ignition key rotation,” according to GM spokesperson, Alan Adler. However, according to Adler, this recall is […]

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Report: Next generation 2016 Chevrolet Camaro to get 2.0L turbo four

Automobile Magazine recently learned that the next generation Chevrolet Camaro may get a 2.0L turbocharged four for the 2016 model year. And this makes perfect sense considering the Camaro’s direct competitor, the Mustang, gets a 2.3L turbocharged and direct-injected EcoBoost four as the middle-grade engine. According to the report, the new Camaro will ride on […]

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Recalls: GM stops sales of Chevrolet Cruze over faulty airbags, prepares recall

GM is at it again as AutomotiveNews reports that the Detroit giant just issued a temporary stop-sale, then lifted the cease on all 2013 to 2014 Chevrolet Cruze sedans due to concerns over the airbags. According to the report, the inflator module may have been assembled with an incorrect part, which could inhibit the function of […]

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GM officially rates the Chevy Silverado and GMC Sierra’s tow ratings

Need to tow something? Well, have no fear! As General Motors officially announced that the 2015 Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra are capable and rated to haul up to 12,000lbs. This is rather notable because tow ratings as of recent have been overhauled after the Society of Automotive Engineers introduced a new and official certification […]

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GM issues a new recall for an additional 3.5 mil cars, total tallying to over 20 mil for the year

This year really isn’t working out for General Motors as Detroit’s top brass just issued a new recall for an additional 3.5 million cars, bringing up the tally to a grand total of 20 million so far this year. Yowza! The affected cars were built between 2000 and 2014 and sold in the US, Canada, […]

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Recalls: GM recalls more than a half million Chevy Camaros for faulty ignition switch

General Motors has issued yet another recall for more than a half million Chevrolet Camaros due to a hazard with the ignition-safety switch. According to the release, 2010-2014 Camaros have been recalled. The issue is similar to that of the one controversially plaguing the Chevy Cobalts and Saturn Ions. Drivers could accidentally bump the key […]

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