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2016 Chevrolet Volt Rated at 53 Miles of All-Electric Range

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Buyers of the 2016 Chevrolet Volt will be able to go even farther on electric power than in the outgoing Volt. The new car's 18.4-kWh lithium-ion battery provides a 53-mile driving range, according to EPA testing, up from just 38 miles for the outgoing Chevrolet Volt. The car is rated at 106 mpge, and 42 mpg when running on gasoline alone.

2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Convertible A Ferrari killer at half the price

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - I’ve been waiting to drive this car for a few months now, and I have to say it’s nearly everything I expected, except for the eight-speed auto, but I’ll get to that in a second. From the outside, this Z06 is about as wild as they come. Screaming yellow paint, black wheels and stripes, the back end looks like a KISS mask to me. I love the wickerbill spoiler. It looks like a race car.

Throttle-back Thursday: Meet the totally dismal 1973 Chevrolet lineup!

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Forty-three years ago this week, Competition Press & Autoweek introduced you to a crop of brand-new 1973 Chevrolets. We even put the Corvette Stingray on the cover!

Infographic Shows 62 Years of Chevrolet Corvette Horsepower

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Horsepower has always been an important part of the Chevrolet Corvette’s reputation, and a new infographic from Spork shows how the all-American sports car’s numbers have changed over its seven generations spanning from 1953 until today.

Will Power leads Chevrolet to IndyCar pole at Sonoma

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Will Power is not ready to yield his championship title. In Saturday’s IndyCar Series qualifying at Sonoma Raceway, Power did what he has done so many times before, posting the fastest lap.

Junkyard Treasure: 1964 Chevrolet Corvair Monza Sedan

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The Chevrolet Corvair, a radical air-cooled/rear-engined compact that started out strong but eventually turned into a Fiero, Seville, Citation-grade black eye for GM, can be a very desirable classic car these days - if it's a coupe. If it has four doors and isn't perfect, a Corvair's next stop may well be a place like this Denver-area wrecking yard.

GM Finishes Restoration of 1992 Chevrolet Corvette Damaged by Sinkhole

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Tragedy struck the National Corvette Museum early last year when an enormous sinkhole opened up underneath the floor and swallowed eight significant Corvettes on display. All cars in question were damaged in some way, with some in worse shape than others. Some of the cars were extremely historically significant, including a white 1992 C4 Corvette Convertible that was the one millionth Corvette to roll of the assembly line. After the cars were recovered from the sinkhole, General Motors decided to restore two of the cars to their original condition.