Archives for June, 2013

Ford, Toyota clean up in Best Car For The Money Awards

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The U.S. News Best Cars for the Money Awards picks winners by looking at the average transaction price, five-year total cost of ownership, the regard a car has from the automotive press, reliability figures from J.D. Power and Associates and safety data from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and the Insurance Institute for Highway ...

Record-Setting Burnout Attempt Includes 69 Cars, 35,000 HP – W/Video

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Australian car enthusiasts have just set a Guinness World Record we can really support: the largest simultaneous car tire burnout. Earlier this month, 69 enthusiasts and more than 10,000 spectators gathered at the Canberra Exhibition Park in Australia in an attempt to set the record, and we’ve got the video below. The event, which took about ...

Rumored: Diesel Coming to Chevrolet Colorado, Not Silverado 1500

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The 2014 Ram 1500 will soon have a diesel-powered variant in showrooms, but a new report suggests that the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 may not become a direct competitor. Motor Trend says that Chevrolet fans’ hopes for a diesel truck in the U.S. rest with the upcoming Colorado. We already know the Colorado is offered with 2.5- ...

Should The 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible Look Like This?

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Photos first revealed by The Auto Insider purport to show the 2014 Chevrolet Corvette convertible, just days after the coupe was revealed at the Detroit auto show. Chevrolet representatives insist the photos are unofficial, but they still have us wondering: should a topless version of the 2014 Chevrolet Corvette look like this? The photos do ...

Thread of the Day: Which Car Would You Drive Across the U.S.?

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Driving across the U.S. makes for a truly epic drive, but what car would you take? That’s the subject of today’s Thread of the Day. We’ve shared the top 10 vehicles with the longest range for Labor Day road trips and asked about your favorite epic drive; now it’s Frisky_Dingo‘s turn to provide a different question ...

Chevy shows much-improved 2014 Corvette interior in new video

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If you want a closer look at what went into designing and building the interior for the 2014 Chevrolet Corvette, we've got just the thing. General Motors has released a new video detailing the cabin's evolution from conception to execution, complete with commentary from Ryan Vaughn, performance car interior design manager with Chevrolet. The quick ...

Gotcha! Next-Gen Chevrolet Cruze Spotted Kicking Up Snow

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Not long after the 2014 Chevrolet Cruze 2.0TD debuted at the 2013 Chicago Auto Show, spy photographers have snapped the first photos of the next-gen Cruze sedan out enjoying the winter chill. Although Chevy’s best-selling compact wears distracting camouflage from head to toe, subtle changes are noticeable. The prototype’s hood appears to stretch out farther into ...

Chevrolet Brings Forbidden Fruit to 2013 Detroit Auto Show – Which Would You Buy?

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The 2014 Chevrolet Corvette and 2014 Chevrolet Silverado may have been the brand’s big reveals at this year’s Detroit auto show, but the U.S. lineup’s global friends came along to share the stage. We got a look at the buffet of international flavors, from a seven-seat people-mover to a budget-minded subcompact hatchback. If any of ...
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