April 8, 2014

  • The highly controverisal recall campaign that put General Motors in an unpleasant spotlight begins this week. GM dealers started receiving their first shipments of replacement ignition switches yesterday, but the job those parts are meant for won’t be finished any time soon. The recall affects roughly 2.2 million vehicles and General Motors said it expects... more

April 4, 2014

  • It's one of the biggest product-placement deals for GM since its pre-bailout 2007 tie-in with the first installment of the "Transformers" franchise. Though only a few of the GM models featured in the first "Transformers" were available for purchase at dealers -- the Chevy Camaro and Pontiac Solstice weren't on sale at the time -- the carmaker benefited from its heavy exposure in the Michael Bay flick.In that movie, the cars were literally the stars, giant robots that saved the planet. The...

March 31, 2014

  • Dealers were told to stop selling the Chevy Cruze last week with no explanation, but now there is an answer.  General Motors has announced that it is recalling about 172,000 Cruze models from the 2013 and 2014 model year equipped with 1.4-liter turbo engine, to replace a right front axle half shaft that can fracture or separate.... more

March 28, 2014

  • General Motors has ordered that Chevrolet dealers stop selling some 2013 and 2014 Cruze models, though the automaker hasn’t said why.  An e-mail, obtained by Automotive News, was sent to all U.S. Chevy dealers that included an urgent stop-delivery order for some Cruze models fit with a 1.4-liter turbo engine. A reason for the order was... more

December 31, 2013

  • Over half of Cadillac’s dealer network will sell the new ELR range-extended electric car after it begins arriving in showrooms next month. The show of faith is especially telling given the fact that dealers are required to shell out for special high-voltage tools that won’t apply to any other Cadillac vehicles being sold in those... more

December 20, 2013

  • General Motors has reneged its initial decision to restrict the number of Chevrolet stores allowed to sell Corvettes. Initially, the company authorized 900 dealers to sell the new sports car based on their Corvette sales history in 2012. The decision irked some smaller stores that didn’t qualify but wanted to keep one in their showroom... more

November 2, 2013

  • The 2013-2014 Chevrolet Camaro is being recalled because the airbag warning label on the sun visor can peel off. 18,941 vehicles in total are affected by the recall and General Motors has issued a “stop delivery” of vehicles delivered to dealers on September 19. The affected vehicles were built from June 9, 2013 through September... more

October 16, 2013

  • No matter what else happens in the muscle car wars… Chevrolet’s upcoming Z/28 Camaro is sure to make a mark not soon forgotten.  Unveiled as a surprise debut during this year’s New York Auto Show, Chevrolet plans to begin shipping the Z/28 to dealers sometime in the first quarter of next year. During its debut, Camaro... more

October 11, 2013

October 7, 2013

  • Meet the newest face of Cadillac’s flagship luxury SUV: the 2015 Escalade, which was just revealed in New York City. Starting in the spring of 2014 when Caddy dealers begin to take delivery, the Escalade will enter its fourth generation. As you can already see, part of the latest transformation includes a series of stylistic... more
  • General Motors will soon expand a program initially launched through about 100 dealers across eight states. “Shop-Click-Drive” is meant to allow customers to research automobile purchases and arrange them with local dealers before visiting a showroom, or skip the dealer altogether. The Detroit automaker began its program over a year ago and is now preparing... more

September 18, 2013

August 13, 2013

August 12, 2013

  • Prepare to pay a premium if you’re planning up to buy a 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray. General Motors seventh-generation sports car will be available soon. As Chevy mills masses of automotive press through its meat grinder of a press preview, tales of take-no-prisoners price gouging by Corvette dealers are beginning to emerge. A report by... more

April 25, 2013

  • Long rumored, the Cadillac ATS coupe has been confirmed and will be heading to dealerships next year. Last week, the American automaker outlined its future product plans to its dealers and even showed off the ATS coupe at the event. According to those in attendance, the ATS coupe will essentially be a two-door version of... more
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