Tag: Chevrolet

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Jan 12, 2015

From Chevrolet in Detroit: Bolt or Volt, Your Choice

Jim Motavalli

GM has freshened the 2016 Volt with 50 miles of all-electric range, and set off a buzz with the Bolt, an all-electric car, with 200 miles of range at $30,000. 

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Jan 05, 2015

A Sneak Peek at the New Chevy Volt

Jim Motavalli

In Las Vegas, General Motors rolled back the curtain on a sleeker, more aerodynamic Volt that also features more electric range and a simplified dash design. Oh, and they jazzed up OnStar, too.

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CAFÉ Corporate Average Fuel Economy standards
Nov 13, 2014

A New Definition of "Small"

Jamie Lincoln Kitman

American trucks still don’t get great gas mileage and they won’t, but guess what? They’re here to stay. Jamie Kitman on the latest "small" offering from Chevrolet and GMC.

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Chevrolet Suburban is blowing spark plugs
Jul 03, 2014

Today: Ken Gets Some Bad News

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The engine in Ken's 2004 Chevrolet Suburban keeps blowing spark plugs. He wonders what he and his mechanic have been doing wrong. Tom and Ray demonstrate the art of breaking bad news gently, right here. 

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Jan 16, 2014

2014 Detroit Auto Show: The Kitman Files

Jamie Lincoln Kitman

Jamie Kitman looks past the glare of overwaxed surfaces at every turn, and gives us his take.

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Jan 13, 2014

Chevy's Detroit Balance: Green Cars and 620-Horsepower 'Vettes

Jim Motavalli

Volt versus 'Vette: Chevrolet's Corvette Z06 will grab the headlines at Detroit's auto show next week, but did you know that Chevy actually sold more Volts in 2013? In trying to save weight and increase fuel economy, rip-roaring performance cars and plug-in hybrids actually have more in common than you'd think.

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2013 Chevrolet Spark (GM photo)
Aug 16, 2013

Runt of the Litre

Guest Bloggers

Toyota Yaris, Honda Fit, Nissan Versa, Ford Fiesta -- old hand Jim Hanna falls for the tiniest automobile in a pack of tiny cars.

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1972 Chevrolet Impala
Jul 29, 2013

Vlad the Impala

Guest Bloggers

Consumer Reports just rated the 2014 Chevrolet Impala an "excellent" 95 out of 100 and Jim Hanna's still reeling from the shock.

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Feb 07, 2012

Three Cheers (or Charges) for the Volt

Staff Blog

Our Esteemed Producer reviews the new Chevy Volt.

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Jan 06, 2012

A Big Year for the Big Three

Jim Motavalli

It was a big sales’ recovery year for Detroit, but largely due to others' misfortunes. For 2012, automakers are hedging their bets on EVs, but oil price hikes would lead to big demand.

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