Archives for August 14th, 2013

Holden could get crossover based on Chevy Cruze

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During a discussion of the next-generation Holden Commodore and the General Motors Zeta platform, the question of an Australian-built SUV came up. Dave Leone, GM's executive chief engineer for luxury and rear-wheel-drive cars, wouldn't go any further than to say 'that could be very possible,' but recent events at Holden only reinforce the notion that ...

2014 Chevrolet Corvette Starts at $51,995

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After its debut at the Detroit auto show earlier this year, enthusiasm for the 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray hasn’t died down. Now, we have official pricing information for the C7 Vette: the coupe will start at $51,995 and the convertible will run $56,995, both including destination. The 2014 price represents an increase of just $1400 on ...

GM Sales Led by Chevrolet Silverado, Cruze, Equinox; Up 3.1 Percent

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General Motors has reported its May 2013 sales, and the numbers paint a rosy picture for the Detroit, Michigan-based automaker. GM sold a total of 252,894 vehicles last month from its Buick, Cadillac, Chevrolet, and GMC brands, representing a year-over-year increase of just 3.1 percent. Year-to-date sales for 2013 now total 1,155,503. Winners: Chevrolet Silverado/GMC Sierra ...

Nissan Leaf has best sales month ever with 2,236, Chevy Volt steady at 1,478

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It's been a slow couple months for the Nissan Leaf, with sales hovering around 650 for each of the first two months of the year. Throughout the slowdown (late last year, monthly sales totals were closer to 1,500), Nissan representatives kept saying there was no need to worry, that once production got rolling in Tennessee, ...

Chevrolet Reveals Hot Wheels Edition Camaro Convertible by Giving Away (For a Time) 33 of Them

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If you were one of the 33 major directors of the Indianapolis 500, you'd now be tooling around in one of the new Chevrolet Camaro Hot Wheels edition convertibles. Chevy lined up 33 of the softtop Hot Wheels Camaros at the Brickyard and gave one to each director—well, for a time, anyway; those directors will ...

Spy Video! 2015 Chevrolet Tahoe, GMC Yukon, and GMC Yukon XL Caught Shedding Layers of Camouflage

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With power ratings for the 2014 Chevrolet Silverado and its truckin’ cousin, the upscale GMC Sierra, revealed last week, it looks like the floodgates are just starting to open regarding General Motors’ full-size truck chassis and the vehicles riding atop it. We’ve ...