Archives for August 2nd, 2013

Is Chevrolet readying a CNG-powered Impala?

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When it comes to fleet vehicles, the Chevrolet Impala definitely plays an important role for General Motors, and it looks like GM is hard at work developing the next-gen Impala for bulk-buying businesses. The Motoring Journal recently spotted a handful of Impalas testing in Colorado with minor camouflage, but upon closer inspection, these appear to ...

2014 Chevrolet Impala Four-Cylinder Begins Production

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After introducing the 2014 Impala at last year’s New York auto show, Chevrolet is now ramping up production of the all-new full-size sedan. Initially, only the V-6 engine was being produced, but a new report says that the automaker has now begun production of Impalas with the 2.5-liter I-4. The smaller four-cylinder is rated for 196 ...

“Transformers 4″ To Feature Chevrolet Corvette, Bugatti Veyron

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Get ready for even more explosions and brightly-painted exotic cars. Paramount Pictures has revealed three of the vehicular stars of “Transformers 4,” the next movie from the blockbuster series that has grossed a combined $2.6 billion globally. The film’s 2014 Chevrolet Corvette is bright green, with black stripes on the sides and a giant rear wing. ...

J.D. Power Releases 2013 Survey Results

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J.D. Power announced the results of its annual Initial Quality Survey (IQS) for 2013. Big winners include General Motors, which racked up eight individual model wins, and Porsche, which led all automakers with 80 problems per 100 vehicles (PP100). Although it may seem that industry quality is down as a whole because of an increase in ...