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2014 Chevy Silverado Gets December Reveal In Detroit
2014 Chevy Silverado Gets December Reveal In Detroit

The Chevrolet Silverado is consistently the second-best selling full size pickup truck in America, so Chevy knows it needs to proceed with extreme caution when it comes to redesigns. A redesign is in the works, though, and an all-new 2014 Chevy Silverado 1500 will debut at a special event in...Read More»

2012 Chevrolt Volt Gas Station Advert
Study: Chevrolet Volt Drivers Suffer From 'Gas Anxiety'

One of the biggest hurdles facing electric car manufacturers is range anxiety -- that is, the public's fear that the battery on an electric vehicle will run out of juice, leaving them stranded. But an intriguing new study has revealed a different sort of anxiety that afflicts owners of the...Read More»

BringGo app, in 2013 Chevrolet Spark
2013 Chevrolet Spark: Is A Smartphone App The Future Of Navigation?

The new 2013 Chevrolet Spark minicar is already one of the lowest-priced models for sale in the U.S. market; and late this year it's going to delight a lot of no-frills shoppers—in being the lowest-priced new car to offer a fully functioning in-dash touch-screen navigation system. In the...Read More»

Corporate and brand loyalty, Q2 of 2012, cropped (from infographic via Experian Automotive)
Toyota Owners Are Most Loyal, But Chevy Sonic Is Top Model

How much do you love your car? Enough to buy another of the same make when it's time to upgrade? Or at least enough to buy another from the same automaker? If you drive a vehicle from the Toyota family -- including Scion and Lexus -- chances are pretty good that your answer to that third question...Read More»

2008 Chevrolet Malibu
GM Recalls 426,240 Chevrolet, Pontiac, Saturn Sedans For Transmission Problems

General Motors is recalling certain model year 2008-2010 Chevrolet Malibu and Pontiac G6, and 2007-2010 Saturn Aura mid-size sedans equipped with a four-speed automatic transmission to fix a transmission problem that could result in a roll away after the vehicles are parked. A notice in the...Read More»

2013 Chevrolet Sonic
2013 Chevrolet Sonic: Recall Alert

General Motors is conducting a safety recall of certain 2013 model year Chevrolet Sonic subcompact cars due to problems with the turn signal lamp. A notice on the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) site lists the number of vehicles potentially affected at 4,716. Affected...Read More»

General Motors' Vice President for Global Quality and U.S. Customer Experience, Alicia Boler-Davis
General Motors Works Overtime To Keep Customers Happy

Back in January, J.D. Power and Polk released some interesting data about customer-retention rates in the auto industry -- or, in everyday language, brand loyalty. The two research firms came up with slightly different statistics, but both agreed that companies like Ford were making real progress...Read More»

2014 Chevrolet Corvette (C7) spy shots
Corvette Spy Shots, iPhone 5 Fights Distraction, Front-Drive BMW: Today's Car News

Today at The Car Connection, we show you spy photos of the upcoming 2014 C7 Corvette, tell you how the new iPhone will work to combat distracted driving and spill the beans on a new front-wheel-drive plug-in hybrid concept from BMW. The weekend is nearly here, so be sure to stock up on car news, as...Read More»

2012 Chevrolet Sonic, New York City launch event, October 2011
2012 Chevrolet Sonic: Recall Alert

General Motors is conducting a safety recall of certain 2012 model year Chevrolet Sonic subcompact cars to fix problems with windshield wiper reservoirs. A notice in the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) site lists the number of vehicles potentially affected at 44,658. Affected...Read More»

2013 Chevrolet Sonic RS
2013 Chevrolet Sonic RS Priced From $20,995

Earlier this year Chevrolet revealed the 2013 Sonic RS at the 2012 Detroit Auto Show. Today it priced the Sonic RS from $20,995 including destination with a manual transmission and $22,280 with an automatic transmission. The Sonic RS features a new RS-specific grille along with new front and rear...Read More»

2007 Chevrolet TrailBlazer SS
GM Recalls 249,260 Mid-Size SUVs For Door Fire Risk

General Motors is conducting a safety recall of some 249,260 mid-size SUVs following a preliminary investigation earlier this year by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) over door fire risk. A notice on the NHTSA website identifies the vehicles as certain model year 2006...Read More»

Chevy Confidence program
Don't Love Your New Chevrolet? Return It Up To 2 Months Later

Having second thoughts about that new Chevrolet sitting in your driveway? Is your better half giving you heat for buying a Camaro as a "family car"? Well, don't fret, shopper: General Motors will let you return it, no questions asked. According to a press release from GM, the new return policy is...Read More»

The 2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee in Teknikens Varld testing - image courtesy of Teknikens Varld
2014 Mazda6 Teased, 2013 Lexus LS, Jeep Grand Cherokee Safety: Today's Car News

Today at High Gear Media, BMW priced the 2013 ActiveHybrid 3 and Chrysler is preparing a new high fuel efficiency lineup. Volvo talked about some upcoming safety technology and we spied the 2013 BMW 4-Series convertible. All this and more in today's car news, right here on The Car Connection...Read More»

2013 Chevrolet Equinox
What Are Five Things Your Car Has To Have To Be Pet-Friendly?

If you own one of the approximately 78.2 million dogs in more than 46 million American households, or one of the 86.4 million cats, you know how to take care of your pet when it’s in your home. But when it comes to taking Fido or Fluffy out in the family car, do you know whether your vehicle...Read More»

2012 Mercedes-Benz Concept Style Coupe
Mercedes-Benz, Honda Are 2012 Brands Of The Year

How do you measure a company's value? Sure, you can look at sales figures, earnings, and other bean-countery things, but there's something just as important that's much harder to measure -- namely, the company's brand. When we talk about a "brand", we mean more than a logo, a color scheme, a design...Read More»

2012 Chevrolet Cruze
GM Recalls 2011-2012 Chevrolet Cruze For Engine Fire Risk: UPDATED

General Motors is recalling certain 2011 and 2012 Chevrolet Cruze compact sedans over concerns that liquids trapped in the engine compartment could cause a fire. The voluntary recall covers 413,418 Chevy Cruze sedans from those model years with manual and automatic transmissions that were built in...Read More»

2013 Chevrolet Malibu Eco
2013 Chevrolet Malibu Priced From $23,910

General Motors launched the new 2013 Chevrolet Malibu sedan in its most fuel-efficient form earlier this year, the Eco model. Now it has announced pricing for the other powertrain and model trims with a base price of $23,910 including a destination fee of $760. Joining the Eco trim level is the LS...Read More»

2013 Chevrolet Cruze
2013 Chevrolet Cruze Gets MyLink Infotainment, Active-Safety Options

When the Chevrolet Cruze first went on sale for the 2011 model year, it at last gave GM a serious, top-tier contender in the compact-sedan category—and especially one that excelled in comfort, interior space, safety, and features. Now with the 2013 model year approaching, GM appears to be...Read More»

2007 Chevrolet TrailBlazer SS
2006-2007 Chevrolet Trailblazer & Others Investigated For Door Fires

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has ramped up an investigation into reports of fires sparked by electrical systems in driver's-side doors, mostly on General Motors vehicles. According to Detroit News, both NHTSA and GM have received numerous complaints about the problem...Read More»

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