Archives for August 6th, 2013

2005-2007 Corvette investigated for faulty headlamps

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The Detroit News reports the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has opened an investigation into 103,374 Chevrolet Corvette models built between 2005 and 2007. The administration is currently looking into a headlight issue after receiving 30 complaints from owners saying that the vehicle abruptly lost both low beams. Demonstrating its uncanny affinity for the obvious, ...

Cocktail Chatter: April 19, 2013

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What cocktails go best with all this car chatter? Automobilemag.com is here to help with weekly recipes. Remember, this is for talking about cars, not driving — always designate a driver. We were teased with a taste of summer-like temperatures here in Ann Arbor this week, so to fool ourselves into thinking that summer is ...

Cocktail Chatter: June 21, 2013

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What cocktails go best with all this car chatter? Automobilemag.com is here to help with weekly recipes. Remember, this is for talking about cars, not driving — always designate a driver. To mark the first official day of summer, we’re drinking a creation by associate web editor Donny Nordlicht. Called the Indian Summer Sip, add ...

Chevy Spark tops sales projections in first 12 months

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For a company that profits heavily from fullsize trucks and SUVs, Chevrolet has a surprisingly big hit on its hands with its smallest offering, the Spark. Automotive News is reporting that in its first 12 months in the US, the microcar has amassed 26,869 sales, which is 35 percent higher than the automaker originally estimated ...

Configurators For 2014 GMC Sierra, Chevrolet Silverado Crew Cab Go Live

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The 2014 Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra 1500 are inching ever closer to showrooms, as evidenced by General Motors flipping the switch on the online configurators, at least for the crew cab models. Equipped with all-new fifth-generation direct-injected engines, and innovative features like LED cargo bed lighting, the trucks look to be the best half-tons ...