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2014-2017 Buick, Cadillac, Chevrolet, GMC models recalled (again) for airbag, seatbelt issue
2014-2017 Buick, Cadillac, Chevrolet, GMC models recalled (again) for airbag, seatbelt issue

Last September, General Motors issued a recall for 3.64 million vehicles registered in the U.S. The reason? Software that controlled those vehicles' safety devices--namely, airbags and seatbelt pretensioners--might occasionally slip into "test" mode, which would prevent the devices from being...Read More»

2016 Chevrolet Corvette Z06
2016 Chevrolet Corvette vs. 2016 Mercedes-AMG GT: Compare Cars

Chevrolet's Corvette has been playing the sports car game for more than 50 years. Going head-to-head with it is a daunting proposition, but Mercedes-AMG’s new GT sports car might just have what it takes. The AMG GT and GT S were built to take on the benchmark of the sports car segment: the...Read More»

2017 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport, yellow
2017 Chevrolet Corvette vs. 2017 Dodge Viper SRT: Compare Cars

The Chevy Corvette Stingray and the Dodge Viper SRT are two standout options if you're looking for American muscle wrapped in a voluptuous sports-car shape. Yes, there are plenty of very fast muscle cars that would like to contend with these two, but when it comes to track-carving capability and...Read More»

2017 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport, yellow
GM recalls 3.64 million Buick, Cadillac, Chevrolet, GMC vehicles for airbag issue: full list

General Motors is recalling more than 3.64 million Buick, Cadillac, Chevrolet, and GMC vehicles registered in the U.S. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, the software that controls the airbags on those vehicles may not deploy the devices during collisions. The problem...Read More»

Android Auto in the 2016 Chevrolet Spark
Want Android Auto In Your Next Chevrolet? Get It Via Software Update On 2016 Models

Android Auto first began making headlines in early 2014. Since then, fans of Google's mobile operating system have been patiently waiting for the software to roll out to cars. The bad news is, the wait isn't over for most folks. Chevrolet will be one of the first mass-market auto brands to offer...Read More»

2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06
Corvette Brakes Hacked By Researchers Using Text Messages

A couple of weeks ago, we learned that Chrysler vehicles with Uconnect systems could be hacked remotely. A few days later, we heard that General Motors' OnStar had some vulnerabilities of its own to shore up. And on Monday, we told you that bad guys (or gals) have been tinkering with our...Read More»

Midlife Crisis Cars (infographic by CarMax)
Midlife Crisis Cars: Men Want Black & Sporty, Women Want Red & Practical

You see it all the time: middle-aged men (and occasionally, women) driving sleek, sexy sports cars or brawny motorcycles. The disconnect between the drivers' midlife gravitas and the vehicles' juvenile showiness can be jarring. Exactly why people feel compelled to buy cars like these when they...Read More»

2015 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray
2015 Chevrolet Corvette Recalled For Airbag, Parking Brake Issues

General Motors [NYSE: GM] has issued two safety-related recalls for its 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray. The two recalls affect about 900 cars in all, with a driver’s side airbag separation issue affecting about 89 vehicles that were delivered to owners, and a separate issue with...Read More»

2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Convertible, shot by Dan Wang
2015 Chevrolet Corvette Subject To Two Recalls & Stop-Sale Order Due To Faulty Airbag, Brake Cable

For the past couple of weeks, it's been fairly quiet on the recall front, but that changed late yesterday when General Motors issued two recalls and a stop-sale order for the 2015 Chevrolet Corvette. According to Auto News, the largest of the two recalls is meant to fix the driver's side airbag...Read More»

2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Convertible, shot by Dan Wang
Study: Chevrolet Corvette Meets Owner Expectations More Than Any Other Car

About six months into a relationship is when it happens: you settle into a routine with your significant other and finally begin to notice the way she/he chews cereal or piles dishes in the sink or re-adjusts the rearview mirror. It's not exactly "buyer's remorse", you're just seeing some...Read More»

2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06
2015 Chevy Corvette Z06: GM's Most Powerful Car Ever At 650 HP

When Chevrolet took the wraps off the 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 earlier in the year, it promised power output of at least 625 horsepower and 635 pound-feet of torque. Mission accomplished. The final production figures for the Z06’s supercharged LT4 V-8 are in, and the car will lay down...Read More»

2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray
Ford F-150, Chevrolet Corvette Tie For "Most American-Made" Vehicle

When buying a new car, we know that many shoppers want an "American" vehicle. (Though for others, it's not such a big deal.) The problem is, we live in an era of international corporations, meaning that parts and production for a single vehicle can be spread around the globe. As a result, it can be...Read More»

2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray
2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray: $51,995 And Up

Owning a high-performance sports car can be a true joy, even if you're not the type to take it to a race track. With the debut of the new 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray, priced from $51,995, it doesn't even have to break the bank. The new base price is an increase of about $2,000 over the...Read More»

Baltimore Ravens Quarterback Joe Flacco receives a 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray
Beyoncé, Super Bowl XLVII, And The Case Of The Missing 2014 Chevrolet Corvette

None of us expected to see an ad from General Motors during Sunday's Super Bowl broadcast. In fact, the company announced months ago that it would bypass the costly commercials associated with the big game. But Chevrolet's communications chief Michael Albano had been dropping hints that GM's bowtie...Read More»

2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray
Corvette Auctions Raise Nearly $1.6 Million For Charity

While many of you were enjoying a long, three-day weekend or watching the inaugural festivities from Washington, D.C., another kind of event was being staged in Scottsdale, Arizona -- one with outstanding collector cars that raised millions of dollars for charity. In fact, by the time the final...Read More»

2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray
2014 Chevrolet Corvette: The Stingray Is Back

Among iconic automotive names, few conjure up the visceral reaction of the Corvette Stingray. Originally applied to the short-lived C2 Corvette (built for the 1963-1967 model years), the Stingray name came to be associated with advances in both styling and performance. It’s fitting, then...Read More»

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2014 Corvette Engine, October Car Sales, Six-Month Passat Test: Car News Headlines

Today we get our first look at the 2014 Chevrolet Corvette's new LT1 engine, which improves power output and efficiency while being lighter than the competition. October car sales slowed a bit, but small cars are still going strong, and we take a look at what's new for the 2013 Volkswagen Passat as...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»

2013 Chevrolet Corvette 427 Convertible Collector Edition
2013 Chevy Corvette, Honda Fit EV, BMW And Rolls-Royce Recall: Car News Headlines

Today at High Gear Media, you can now buy the 2012 Nissan Leaf without a reservation and Porsche is working on a Macan turbo. We reviewed the 2013 Chevy Corvette and a Lamborghini Aventador caught on fire. All this and more in today's car news, right here on The Car Connection. Will you let your...Read More»

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