Archives for August 10th, 2013

Chevy Spark EV rated at 82 miles, 119 MPGe combined

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It's getting harder and harder to be the first/best/most electric vehicle in the US market. Most range goes to the Tesla Model S. First all-electric of the current generation goes to the Nissan Leaf or the Tesla Roadster, depending on your viewpoint. Best? Well, that's in the eye of the beholder, isn't it? We do have ...

Watch B.J. Baldwin Jump a Nissan GT-R With A Trophy Truck

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If you ever watched one of Ken Block’s Gymkhana videos and thought “this is great, but it needs more power, dirt, jumps, and a Nissan GT-R,” then you might like this new Recoil clip starring Trophy Truck driver B.J. Baldwin. Like Block, Baldwin is sponsored by Monster Energy, and seems just as willing to flaunt his ...

Chevrolet in European sales funk

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Conventional wisdom would dictate that Chevrolet sales in Europe should accelerate as more and more buyers battered by the continent's sour economy look to save money by choosing small, inexpensive cars over larger, more expensive options. After all, Chevrolet is positioned as General Motors' value brand, and it offers a number of affordable vehicles in ...

Feature Flick: Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 Hits the Track with Justin Bell

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After drifting a 2013 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 through an empty parking garage, racer Justin Bell heads to the race track to stretch the Inferno Orange muscle car’s legs. This video starts with Bell drifting the Camaro ZL1 through an empty parking garage up to the roof. After noting that the parking garage’s confined space limits the ...