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Recalls: Chevrolet issues a stop-sale for 2015 Corvettes amid two recalls

Two recalls were recently issued for the 2015 model year Chevrolet Corvette Stingray, incurring a stop-sale for America’s premiere sports car. The recalls include problems with the car’s airbags and parking brake cables, affecting around 2,800 units. However, according to a spokesman, only a few affected cars have been sold. Of those 2,800 models, 2,000 […]

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Report: Mid-engined Corvette Zora ZR1 in the works

Little is known about this car, and given that the Z06 chucks out 650 bhp and costs just south of $80,000; anything turned up to 11 should cause quite a scene. The revisions to the chassis will not be updates to the C7, but major changes to be realized in the C8. For this highly […]

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Chevrolet debuts new 2015 Silverado Rally Editions

Chevrolet revealed some new special edition versions of the Silverado pickup truck in double-cab and crew-cab form. Called the 2015 Chevrolet Silverado Rally Editions, the new versions include upgrades equal to stylistic appearance packages, featuring a list of visual upgrades from the factory and some extra options added to the standard list. Three trim levels […]

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Report: Some details on the 2016 Chevrolet Volt surface

AutoBlog recently conducted a rundown of what’s currently known for the next-generation 2016 Chevrolet Volt. The new model is due at the 2015 Detroit Auto Show early next year and is promised to be more fuel and electrically efficient, according to GM’s executive vice president, Mark Reuss. The current Volt is rated at the equivalent […]

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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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