Tag: Chevrolet

This 800 Horsepower Z06 is a Corvette to Rule All ‘Vettes


If one is good…two is better. That “twice is nice” scenario can apply to all the finer things in life. But when it applies to horsepower, well…hold on to your hat.  Continue Reading »

5 of the Slowest Cars Available Today


For enthusiasts, speed is typically the first thing we want to know about a car. But speed also comes into factor when talking about safety for normal consumers. If you have something that can’t get up to a normal highway cruising speed swiftly, it makes for a potentially dangerous situation. Miss-judge a gap, and you’re potentially putting everyone behind you at risk.

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6 Cool Features of the 2016 Chevrolet Colorado


It hasn’t been said in many years, but the midsize pickup segment is alive and kicking once again. The big proponents? Foremost among them, GM buyers now have a stake in the segment – the reborn Chevrolet Colorado and GMC Canyon.  Continue Reading »

This ‘80s El Camino is a Modern Day V8 Showstopper


When most people think of the El Camino, they envision GM’s proud Chevelle-based pickup of the ‘60s. Big V8 under the hood, lots of ‘60s muscle car era horsepower to deliver to the ground. It’s an absolute icon.  Continue Reading »

This Modern Corvette Celebrates 50 Years of the ‘Vette in Style


Cue the “going back in time” sound effect. In 2003, the Chevrolet Corvette hit a momentous benchmark–50 years in production. Fans eagerly awaited a 50th Anniversary special edition, and Chevrolet produced one, which sported special paint and techy new magnetic ride control.  Continue Reading »

This 1947 Chevrolet Pickup is Half Rat Rod, Half Racecar


Despite being radically unconventional, today’s “rat rods” have become relatively formulaic and dare we say it…conventional. Chop an old coupe or pickup, lay it flat, add a big engine, stretch it out, and voila! A rat rod.  Continue Reading »

7 Mid-Size Trucks From Around the World


The small pickup truck market has been on rough times. The Toyota Tacoma and Nissan Frontier are venerable trucks, but long in the tooth. The Ford Ranger and Dodge Dakota are long gone. Sure, the Chevrolet Colorado and GMC Canyon are back, but they didnt really live up to the billing, and to get one that is even enjoyable to drive, you have to spend full-size-pickup money. How did we get here?

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What Does Certified Pre-Owned Mean? Car Buying Explained

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You may have seen the label CPO or Certified Pre Owned on a dealer ad. But what does certified pre-owned mean? It’s something people have heard a lot about but may not know what it is. The basic definition is it’s a used car sold by a dealership with an extended warranty, (sometimes) backed by the manufacturer. Continue Reading »

Why $1.1 Billion in GM Profits Is Great News


General Motors announced this morning net income of $1.1 billion for the second quarter – and that’s great news from a product standpoint. Full coffers at GM embolden green lights just in time for the new Camaro debut, and other upcoming products. Continue Reading »

Chevrolet Expected to Add Another Crossover SUV in 2017


If you’ve driven anywhere lately, one trend will have been instantly obvious–today’s carbuyers love crossover SUVs. The vehicles continue to sell in record numbers and new models sprout up faster than in any other segment. According to new reports, the latest entry may come from Chevrolet.  Continue Reading »