Author Archives: Eric Herron

Toyota, GM, Ford, Ram Argue Over Tow Ratings

Toyota isn’t too happy with GM, Ford, or Ram. The automakers have been going back and forth for years determining an SAE-standardized test for their trucks’ tow ratings, and while Toyota is using the numbers with the refreshed Tundra, the Detroit Three aren’t playing ball, reports Automotive News. The standardized SAE testing procedure, named J2807, is ...

Spied: 2015 Chevrolet Cruze Apes The Sonic

Our spy photographers once again caught the next-generation 2015 Chevrolet Cruze out testing. As with the previous prototype we spotted, the new car will crib several design cues from the Sonic. The next Chevrolet Cruze clearly takes cues from the Sonic sedan and hatchback, adopting that car’s tapered nose, descending hood, narrow headlights, and deep vertical ...

Veyron and C7 Corvette join cast of Transformers 4 [UPDATE]

Like the Fast & Furious franchise, the Michael Bay-directed series of Transformers movies has become known as much for its bad acting as its impressive lineup of cars. As filming just started for Transformers 4, Bay's website has confirmed two new cars for the next installment as well as a makeover for everyone's favorite tractor ...

GM March Sales Up 6.4 Percent Despite Model Changeovers

Model changeovers were the name of the game for General Motors’ March 2013 sales results. While the company was up 6.4 percent over last March, a number of the company’s flagship models saw big percentage drops due to changeovers to all-new models. GM’s March sales totaled 245,950 and all four of the automaker’s brands were ...
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