Archives for August 29th, 2013

Ward’s 10 Best Interiors released, Asian automakers take 7 of 10 spots

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Step inside just about any new car these days and you'll quickly see that vehicle interiors have become a pretty nice place to spend some time in. For the third consecutive year, WardsAuto sat in each and every new vehicle that had received redesigned or updated interiors, and it has now named its 10 Best ...

Chevy’s famed Bowtie still looking dapper at 100 years

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The Chevrolet Bowtie, that iconic badge that's adorned an estimated 215 million cars and trucks, is celebrating its 100th anniversary this year. The Bowtie originally debuted on the 1914 Chevrolet H-2 Royal Mail and H-4 Baby Grand. Rumors have long surrounded the Bowtie logo's origins, with some claiming it was borrowed from the wallpaper of a ...

2014 Chevy Spark ditching four-speed automatic for CVT

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According to Green Car Reports, a few minor changes are on deck for the littlest Chevrolet. Christi Landy, Chevy's small car marketing director, confirmed to GCR that the 2014 model year Spark will lose its four-speed automatic transmission in favor of a continuously variable unit. The new CVT will be offered alongside the Spark's five-speed manual ...