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Honored to Get a Mention: 2018 Chevrolet Cruze, Tested in Depth!

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Getting mentioned in the compact-car segment is no easy feat, but the Chevrolet Cruze is doing its best. Squeezed into a class that contains almost two dozen cars, including two recipients of our 2018 10Best Cars award (the Honda Civic Sport and the Volkswagen Golf), the Cruze stands out by providing a comfortable ride, a surprisingly large cargo hold, and several high-tech, luxury-adjacent features.

Car Review: 2017 Chevrolet Cruze Diesel

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Just when you thought the diesel-powered compact car was dead in the water, GM comes rattling to the rescue. The Chevrolet Cruze Diesel, available in both sedan and hatchback, could very well be a salve for those who mourn the tragic demise of Volkswagen‘s cruelly deceptive yet otherwise excellent TDIs.

Honda Civic, Mazda 3, And Chevy Cruze Batten Down The Hatches

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - These days, the market is filled with all sorts of compact hatchbacks, including the (worldwide) popular Volkswagen Golf and Ford Focus. But what if you wanted to step out of their shadow and go for something different, yet still affordable?

Buick Presents the 2nd Generation Excelle in China

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - After the the Suzuki Forenza-based Buick Excelle ended production last year after an all-new (and cheaper) Excelle GT debuted, most thought the “Excelle” would not return. Well Buick had different plans. During a press event today in China, Buick presented the second generation Excelle. Though it is not clear what platform the all-new Excelle rides on, it could be the Chevy Sail’s, the old Forenza’s, or the old Cruze’s. Chinese companies routinely keep old platforms around and put new top hats on them for new vehicles.

Cars That Go the Distance: Consumer Reports Car Reliability Survey 2017

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - For pioneering consumers, nothing beats the thrill of owning something completely new. These early adopters are the ones you see lined up around the block when a next-generation smartphone is released or racing to the dealership when a redesigned or new car model rolls into showrooms. Our latest survey of about 400,000 subscribers who own 640,000 vehicles reveals that all-new or updated models are now more likely than older ones to have a wonky engine, a jerky transmission, or high-tech features that fail outright.

2018 Equinox AWD: Another winner for Chevrolet

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Like a major league baseball team with strong hitters, Chevrolet continues its winning streak with the 2018 Equinox compact crossover sport utility vehicle. Moreover, there hasn’t been a strikeout or even an error in a string that includes the Impala, Malibu and Cruze. It is the strongest lineup that the General Motors mainstay has fielded in its history.

2017 Chevrolet Sonic Review

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Available as a sedan or hatchback, the 2017 Chevrolet Sonic slots between the Spark and Cruze in Chevy's lineup. Freshened this year, the Sonic presents an even better option for younger drivers or commuters on a budget with the addition of Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility and available features like built-in Wi-Fi not usually found in a subcompact car.

The Chevrolet Cruze Diesel delivers a compact sedan with great MPG

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The $26,100-Chevrolet Cruze Diesel delivers on fuel economy with numbers that easily beat the Environmental Protection Agency numbers. I managed 46.8 mpg with about 60 percent to 65 percent highway driving better than the 37 mpg number on the sticker. And if I would have tried to drive more efficiently I could have seen 50 mpg or more.