Archives for August 22nd, 2013

2014 Chevrolet Impala 2LZ

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Unlike its namesake, the all-new 2014 Chevy Impala isn't a svelte, agile creature able to dart and leap from point A to B. Rather, the full-size sedan from Oshawa, Ontario, Canada is more of a North American bruiser -- substantial, solid, well-built, and more deliberate in its movements. By deliberate, I don't mean slow or ...

2015 GMC Yukon, Chevrolet Tahoe Spotted Testing

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Prototypes of GM’s 2015 full-size SUVs have been spotted wearing form-fitting black and white swirl camouflage and semi exposed headlights and taillights. The body-on-frame SUVs feature slab sides and brand-specific wheels, and we have a video of the prototypes below. Chevrolet Tahoe prototype headlights resemble those on the new 2014 Silverado, though the SUVs’ side marker ...

Chevy Spark EV priced at $27,495; will lease for $199/month

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The Nissan Leaf, the Fiat 500e and now the 2014 Chevy Spark EV 1LT. Three different electric hatchbacks that can all be had for the same low lease price: $199 per month. The Spark even has the same appealing $999 down payment as the Fiat (the Leaf's is $1,999) and both require 36-month leases, so ...

LG Chem’s Michigan battery plant starting production in July, will deliver Chevy Volt batteries by end of summer

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It looks like the last hand's been played at those reputed card games that not-so-busy employees at LG Chem's lithium-ion battery factory in Michigan were playing. The South Korean company is planning to start production of batteries for the Chevrolet Volt extended-range plug-in in July, with the first batteries rolling off the factory's three assembly ...