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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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GMC announces some updates to the 2015 Sierra 1500 Denali

GMC announced some minor updates for its 2015 Sierra 1500 Denali, which most importantly, receives Magnetic Ride Control for better body control and ride quality. Other changes include Siri Eyes Free compatibility for Apple iDevice connectivity with the infotainment system, Text Message Alerts, and OnStar’s 4G LTE system with built-in WiFi. It’s still powered by […]

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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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Report: Google Android to be found in cars very soon

Computer giant, Apple, has been known to be preparing a new in-car system for up and coming infotainment systems, specifically with smartphone and multimedia integration. It’s colloquially referred to as Apple’s CarPlay system and is essentially Apple’s iOS morphed into infotainment software–a much needed move considering many of the infotainment systems of today are plagued […]

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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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Buick’s 2015 Verano continues the manual after all

Buick recently detailed the slightly updated 2015 Verano and according to their press release, they led us to believe that the manual was dropped after failing to mention it. Though after a recent follow-up with¬†AutoBlog, Buick has confirmed with the outlet that the manual is still an option. It still has six forward gears and […]

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Chevrolet releases official specs for 2015 Corvette Z06–the most powerful GM car ever

When the 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 took the stage at the 2014 Detroit Auto Show earlier this year, General Motors only shared that the Z06 would produce “at least 625hp” without giving official figures. Now, those official figures are out. For the 2015 model year, the Chevrolet Corvette Z06 is capable of 650hp and 650 […]

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