Archives for September 20th, 2013

OnStar RemoteLink mobile app coming standard on all new GM vehicles

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As an evolution and improvement of its OnStar technology, General Motors has announced that it will be expanding the RemoteLink Mobile App on most 2014 model year Chevrolet, Buick, GMC and Cadillac vehicles. The new, aptly named RemoteLink Key Fob Services will allow users to remotely operate all of the same systems as the car's ...

Spied! 2015 Cadillac Escalade, Chevrolet Tahoe and Suburban, and GMC Yukon

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More and more SUVs are switching to lighter, car-based “unibody” construction in order to achieve higher fuel economy numbers. However, there’s a subset of SUV buyers who actually need the body-on-frame, heavy-duty construction of a truck-based SUV. Or they’re rappers or athletes ...

Four-Hundred and How Many Horses? Chevrolet Finally Announces 2014 Corvette Stingray’s Power Figures

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Now that everyone can sleep easier knowing just how beastly the standard '14 Corvette coupe and convertible will be, get ready to rest even easier: With an optional performance exhaust, the 6.2-liter's output figures jump to 460 horsepower and 465 lb-ft of torque. Sans the freer-breathing pipes, the Corvette still packs 25 more ponies and ...

GM Suggests Shorter Oil Change Schedules for 779,000 Cars

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General Motors is revising in-car oil change warnings for 778,956 vehicles. The change affects vehicles sold with the company’s 2.4-liter I-4, including the 2010-2012 Chevrolet Equinox, GMC Terrain, Buick Regal, and Buick LaCrosse models. Late last year, GM decided to update the software to shorten oil change interval warnings after noticing warranty claims for worn-out chains ...

2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Z51 Performance Estimates Revealed!

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In fact, the 2014 Z51 nips at the heels of the last 2012 Corvette Z06 we tested, and it even keeps the 2013 Corvette ZR1 we recently tested in sight, too. The Z06 reached 60 mph just three tenths of a second sooner, and ran the quarter four-tenths and 7 mph quicker. The mighty ZR1 shaved ...