Author Archives: Josephine Hodge

2014 Chevrolet Corvette Premiere Edition Revealed

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June 30th marks the 60th anniversary of Chevrolet Corvette production, but Chevy’s celebrating a little ahead of schedule. This afternoon, it unwrapped the new 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Premiere Edition at an event held at the National Corvette Museum in Bowling Green, Kentucky. Although the very first Corvettes to roll off the assembly line (then located ...

GM ‘thanked’ by biodiesel groups for making the Cruze Diesel B20-ready

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As if one of the world's largest automakers needed additional advertisement, General Motors now is getting big-time support from biodiesel advocates for being the first US automaker to have made one of its light-duty models be able to run on diesel with a 20 percent biodiesel mix, i.e. B20. The National Biodiesel Board calls GM ...

Chrysler to replace Dodge Challenger with Barracuda?

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Motor Trend reports that Chrysler may forsake the Dodge Challenger for a resurrected Barracuda. The magazine cites two unnamed sources as saying the nameplate will surface in time to celebrate the vehicle's 50th anniversary in 2014. If true, the Barracuda will ride on a new smaller and lighter platform that's more fit to compete with ...

April 2013 Sports Car Sales: Challenger Rises Again

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They battle at the track and in showrooms too: Sports car sales are just as important to automakers as their performance is to enthusiasts. With that in mind, we decided to take a look at April sports car sales of vehicles that start at around $100,000 or less. Not surprisingly, the Chevrolet Camaro, Ford Mustang, ...

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, ...
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