Author Archives: Victoria Gravois

Chevrolet Cruze Leads Compact Car Sales in June

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The Chevrolet Cruze climbed four spots from fifth place in May to claim the top spot in June – the compact bow-tie’s first podium finish this year. With the new compact sales leader, the Honda Civic, Toyota Corolla, Ford Focus, and Hyundai Elantra each fell one spot in June. Chevrolet sold 32,871 Cruze sedans last month, ...

Holden launches tuned, pre-facelifted Malibu in Australia

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As General Motors prepares to launch a refreshed 2014 Chevrolet Malibu in the US, the current, year-old version of the car will go on sale in Australia as the Holden Malibu. Rather than just making it right-hand drive and putting new badges on the Malibu for Aussie duty, Holden engineers worked on the sedan's drivetrain ...

Strong June sales push Chevy Volt ahead of Nissan Leaf for first time since February

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The flash report for monthly sales for the two best-selling plug-in vehicles* is here, and it was a big turnaround month for the Chevy Volt plug-in hybrid. Chevy's halo car sold no more than 1,626 units in any month this year, so June's sales of 2,698 Volts must be a pleasant surprise for the General. ...

Chevrolet Reveals Hot Wheels Edition Camaro Convertible by Giving Away (For a Time) 33 of Them

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If you were one of the 33 major directors of the Indianapolis 500, you'd now be tooling around in one of the new Chevrolet Camaro Hot Wheels edition convertibles. Chevy lined up 33 of the softtop Hot Wheels Camaros at the Brickyard and gave one to each director—well, for a time, anyway; those directors will ...

2005-2007 Corvette investigated for faulty headlamps

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The Detroit News reports the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has opened an investigation into 103,374 Chevrolet Corvette models built between 2005 and 2007. The administration is currently looking into a headlight issue after receiving 30 complaints from owners saying that the vehicle abruptly lost both low beams. Demonstrating its uncanny affinity for the obvious, ...
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