Archives for August 13th, 2013

Spied: 2014 Chevrolet Colorado with Silverado Cues

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2014 marks the return of the Chevrolet Colorado and GMC Canyon mid-size pickups to the United States market, but don’t think that the trucks will look exactly like their international-market counterparts. New spy shots of the truck show it sporting Silverado design cues. The biggest similarity is the grille insert: the Chevrolet bowtie is mounted on ...

Nissan Leaf has second-best sales month, Chevy Volt declines again, slightly

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Starting production of the all-electric Leaf in Tennessee helped Nissan sell more Leafs in the US in March 2013 than in any other month. April wasn't quite as sunny, but the 1,937 Leafs sold last month were still good enough for second place. Ever. It also represents a 423.5 percent year-over-year increase and Nissan says ...

2014 Chevrolet Spark Adds CVT; Grape, Fresh Lime Colors

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The 2014 Chevrolet Spark will have one significant powertrain change when it arrives in showrooms late this summer: the optional four-speed automatic will be replaced by a continuously variable transmission. Chevrolet spokeswoman Annalisa Bluhm tells us that the Spark was always supposed to have a CVT, but the transmission wasn’t ready in time, so the car ...

Motor Trend does the Cuban classic car thing

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As car enthusiasts, we all know the little gem about classic American cars driving around the streets of Cuba, but few of us will ever be able to see these sites first hand. Fortunately, Motor Trend recently spent some time in the land of cigars, mojitos and Yank Tanks to create this incredible mini-documentary about ...

Corvette Stingray designer lists five goals of new exterior shape

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Redesigning an icon is a difficult task, especially when you've got a blank sheet of paper in front of you and the all-new C7 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray is intended to be your final objective. General Motors has released a new short video featuring Kirk Bennion of the Corvette's exterior design team, talking about the challenges of ...