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2014 Cadillac CTS: 420-HP Twin-Turbo V-6, 0-60 MPH in 4.6 Seconds

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The 2014 Cadillac CTS will be offered with a 420-hp twin-turbo 3.6-liter V-6 engine mated to an eight-speed automatic, the automaker has revealed. The 2014 CTS debuts at the upcoming New York auto show, but it’s been confirmed that the 2014 Cadillac XTS will get a version of the new twin-turbo V-6, as well. In the ...

Thread of the Day: What Will Next-Gen Cop Cars Need to Catch Future Bad Guys?

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Ever since the Ford Crown Victoria-based Police Interceptor went to that big impound lot in the sky, the Detroit Three have been fine-tuning their full-size cop car bids in order to win favor with police departments. We recently put the Chevrolet 9C3 Detective Caprice, Dodge Charger Pursuit, and Ford Police Interceptor through our usual battery ...

2014 Chevrolet Silverado Center Console, Interior Spotted!

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Chevrolet is working on wrapping up the final testing on its next-generation Silverado pickup truck. Lucky for us, our spy photographer managed to nab some shots of the new truck’s interior complete uncovered. Although the exterior of the 2014 Silverado may present more of a cautious evolution from the current model, the interior is throwing out everything ...

On the Money? Hagerty’s Top Future Collectibles List Includes VW GTI, Audi RS5

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Hagerty has released its annual “Hagerty Hot List” of the top 10 cars the insurance company believes will become collectible in 20 years. Hagerty’s list is comprised completely of 2013 model-year vehicles that the company thinks will still be desired by enthusiasts in 20 years. Unlike our own list of future collectibles, Hagerty’s rules are a ...

Spied! 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible Spotted Testing with Porsche 911

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The 2014 Chevrolet Corvette convertible has been spotted testing with a new Porsche 911 on public roads, suggesting once again that GM wants the C7 to be taken seriously by car fans all over the world. The 2014 Corvette coupe drop-top still sports what appears to be a soft top, not surprisingly, and features split five-spoke ...

We Hear: 2014 Corvette, New Cadillacs to Use Aisin Eight-Speed Auto Before GM’s 8A Arrives

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When Cadillac launched the XTS last May we asked them if their brand new car would get an eight-speed transmission to better compete with the BMW, Lexus and Audi. Their answer? “Just wait.” Well it looks as if the wait may be coming to an end. Our source, buried deep within General Motors, has said that ...

2014 Chevrolet Corvette Interior Teaser Shows Stitched Leather, Carbon Fiber

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With less than a month remaining until the 2014 Chevrolet Corvette is fully revealed, the automaker continues to whet our appetites with a series of teaser videos. The latest such video, called Craft, offers a few hints as to the materials used for the 2014 Chevrolet Corvette interior. The “Craft” video opens on a close-up of ...

Spied! 2014 Chevrolet SS Performance Sedan Caught Testing

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Well that didn’t take long. It’s been mere weeks since Chevrolet announced its new rear-drive, V-8-powered performance sedan, the 2014 Chevrolet SS, would debut by the end of 2013, and already we’ve got our first spy shots. Spotted testing alongside a Cadillac CTS-V outside of GM’s Proving Grounds in Michigan, this is the first 2014 Chevy ...

Video Find: 2014 Chevrolet Corvette C7 Team Discusses Handling and Calibration

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As the January 13 reveal date of the all-new 2014 Chevrolet Corvette approaches, GM is releasing teaser videos to build excitement for the seventh-generation of the iconic American sports car. In the latest Video Find, Corvette team members discuss C7 Corvette performance and handling calibration. “This car is a new level of electronic integration,” said Alex ...

Spied! Next-Gen 2014 Chevrolet Tahoe Spotted on the Streets

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GM’s body-on-frame full-size SUVs have been around for a while. The Chevrolet Tahoe, GMC Yukon, and Cadillac Escalade have gone largely unchanged since their debut in 2007 – nearly an eternity as far as vehicle life cycles go. With the competition stepping their game up, GM’s hard at work on replacements for the Tahoe, Yukon, ...