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Signs Of A Rebound, Yet The Worst Auto Market Since The 1950s
Signs Of A Rebound, Yet The Worst Auto Market Since The 1950s

Some of the phrases used in headlines this week, to describe August auto sales, have been brutal: "sales slowing to a crawl," "taking a tumble," or "struggling along" were just a few. But they're pretty appropriate. "We saw the worst August in 28 years," looking at sales altogether, assessed Jesse...Read More»

2011 Mustang V6
Five Cheap Ways to 300 Horsepower

A generation ago, it was a barrier only exotic supercars with six-figure stickers could cross.Today, you can get there in a family sedan. The 300 horsepower barrier isn't what it used to be.  Thanks to technologies like direct injection, turbocharging and valve timing, engineers today can get...Read More»

2007 Chevrolet Camaro Convertible concept
Today at High Gear Media: Ragtop Deals and Camaro Convertible

General Motors is breaking out of the recent past--it's hiring new people and prepping a slew of new vehicles, all in the news today across the High Gear Media network. First up, TheCarConnection has some news on the new small Cadillac ATS lineup and possible confirmation through Twitter--and then...Read More»

2010 Chevrolet Camaro
Top Five 2010 Model Year Coupes Under $25,000

If you want a brand new 2010 model year coupe at an affordable price, now is the time to buy it. There are quite a few reliable and durable vehicles of this type on the market at the moment. When you are on a budget it can be difficult to find a reasonably priced coupe, but that doesn't have to...Read More»

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GM Says Just Stop with the Chevy, Already--It's Chevrolet [UPDATE]

  The car world loves a nickname: Volkswagen is "VW," Mercedes-Benz is simply "Benz," and BMWs are commonly called "Bimmers." If General Motors' new marketing braintrust has its way, though, you'll stop using the word "Chevy." The New York Times reports that Chevy marketing execs sent a memo to...Read More»

2011 Shelby GT350
Mustang Sales Lagging Camaro, Ad Blitz Coming

Sales of the 2010 Ford Mustang are trailing the 2010  Chevrolet Camaro by a significant margin through April. Ford sold 20,836 Mustangs, while Chevrolet sold 29,907 Camaros. The last time a Camaro outsold a Mustang was in 1985. Ford doesn’t want to see that record broken anytime soon, so they...Read More»

Indian market Chevrolet Spark
Chevrolet, nee Heartbeat of America, Goes Global: Can It Work?

As we enter Memorial Day weekend--which commemorates the U.S. men and women who have died in military service, most of them overseas--it's worth highlighting the increasingly global nature of that all-American car brand, Chevrolet. From 1986 to 1992, Chevy's ad slogan was "the heartbeat of...Read More»

Synergy Green Camaro
2010 Chevrolet Camaro: Where To Drive

Even without particularly looking for one on the road, when one passes by, it’s a moment of true excitement, thrill, and overall jealousy. After years of waiting for the reveal, Chevrolet released its 2010 Camaro, and no one would legitimately claim anything less than perfection. Most muscle...Read More»

The Chevy Baseball App for iPhone, iPad, and iPod
Chevrolet Gets Into The Game With Baseball App For iPhone, iPad

Last summer, Chevrolet scored big with product placements in Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen. Though the movie was fairly forgettable, folks remembered the cars featured in it, especially the Chevy Camaro. This year, Audi will probably walk away with the best film deal of the summer (seriously...Read More»

GLEE's Chris Colfero on the hood of a Chevrolet Camaro
Fox's Smash Hit GLEE Returns Tonight, With Chevrolet In Tow

If you've ever watched Glee, you already know that it's TV's equivalent of a Britney Spears pop song: slick, snappy, slightly outrageous, and impossible to shake off. It's kind of like Ally McBeal, but set in a high school, with jazz hands instead of dancing babies. And most importantly for...Read More»

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Video: Emblem Alive Makes Your Weekend Projects A Little More Hilarious

There are lots of perks that come from writing about cars -- test drives, nifty schwag, media days at auto shows -- but our favorite by far are the press releases. We don't mean the humdrum emails about new floor mats; we're talking about epic missives promoting "groundbreaking" products that are...Read More»

Chevrolet Spark, as painted by British artist Ian Cook
Artist Uses Radio-Control Cars To Paint 2013 Chevrolet Spark

Artworks of cars aren't altogether unheard of. There's a big business in vanity portraits of classic cars, for example, commissioned by wealthy owners. But most car paintings are done the old-fashioned way: with paint brushes. British artist Ian Cook is having none of that. He tossed his brushes...Read More»

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Chevrolet Goes Social At SXSW

When it comes to getting younguns interested in its vehicles, General Motors hasn't been as aggressive as some of its competitors in exploiting Facebook, Flickr, Twitter, and other social media services. That may change over the next week and a half, however, as Chevrolet schleps to the heart of...Read More»

2010 Chevrolet Camaro
GM Launches A Campaign To Get Employees Excited About GM Vehicles

General Motors is kicking off a new word-of-mouth campaign to get people talking about its lineup of vehicles. The talkers GM has in mind? Its own employees. The campaign is a whistlestop event called the "Vehicle Plant Tour" -- which may not be the best title we've ever heard, but it's a pretty...Read More»

Chevrolet Cruze SS model from Singapore
Please Tell Us This Is Not the 2011 Chevrolet Cruze SS. Please.

At the risk of appearing culturally insensitive, perhaps they spell "SS" differently in Singapore. Because that's the only explanation for this stripes-and-aero-add-ons body kit offered by Chevrolet Singapore to make up the so-called Cruze SS. Looking vaguely like the Camaro "Bumblebee" character...Read More»

2011 Chevrolet Aveo (RS Concept, 2010 Detroit Auto Show)
Looking Forward To a Better Year in Automotive History

I have yet to make it to any of the car shows yet this year, but I've been keeping up with the highlights on my favorite automotive news and blog sites.  I've got to say, I'm encouraged so far with what I've seen and read.  I actually changed my mind about going to Detroit last year, for fear...Read More»

2010 Toyota Prius 5dr HB II (Natl) Open Doors
Top Story for 2009: Toyota Overtakes GM as Number One in Sales

Although most end-of-year/end-of-decade stories focus on the 10 or so top stories that have marked the decade, this one is going to focus on the six top seven or eight bombshells of he automotive world in the last decade. Looking back only a couple of years, we come to what has to be the real...Read More»

Camaro Convertible
2010 NAIAS: Detroit Auto Show Schedule's Out

For those of you anxiously awaiting a trip to Detroit in January for the city's annual auto show, it's time to plan. Organizers have released the press conference schedule for the show, which is reduced to two days' worth of press events for the upcoming year. While some automakers have returned...Read More»

Tesla Roadster road-trip map from Los Angeles to Detroit, Dec 2009-Jan 2010
50 mpg MX-5, Tesla Road Trip And Renault Return: Today At High Gear Media

You say a 50-70 mpg sports car can't be done? Well, if the latest rumors are true, Mazda begs to differ. By dropping a high-efficiency SKY-G direct-injection gasoline engine into the next-gen Mazda MX-5, they plan to put a rear-driven sports car on the road with 50+ mpg. Read up on the full story...Read More»

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