October 16, 2014
- The 2014 Specialty Equipment Manufacturers Association show is just around the corner, which means automakers are scrambling to put the finishing touches on their Las Vegas-bound concepts. We recently got a glimpse into the cars that the Mopar team is planning on trotting out, and today it's someone else's turn. Chevrolet has just pulled back the...
- With the ghosts and goblins and candy displays going up at Costco that obviously means one thing: the annual SEMA Show is just around the corner. And another clear indication is the flood of previews landing in our e-mailboxes. Chevrolet apparently plans to make a big impact based on the number of vehicles it's bringing, according to TheDetroitBureau.com.
- Several performance-enhanced Chevrolet models are headed for the 2014 SEMA Show Nov. 4-7 in Las Vegas, where tens of thousands of buyers come form around the world to survey automotive specialty products.
- Long the world’s best-selling carmaker, General Motors has slipped another notch down the automotive ladder, Volkswagen pushing past to become number two in the industry pecking order. But they're both facing off with a Japanese industry behemoth, reports TheDetroitBureau.com.
- Infiniti will seek to boost its profile in the U.K. by entering the British Touring Car Championship next season with a new race car based on its Q50 sedan. Infiniti will field two of the cars in a partnership with Support Our Paras Racing, a race team linked with the veteran’s charity organization Support Our Paras. MUST SEE: 2016 Chevrolet...
- McLaren’s P1 has been designed to be pushed hard on the track but sadly many owners of the rare supercar will never go beyond the world’s popular boulevards. That isn’t the case of the P1 owner in this latest video, who after just taking delivery headed down to Laguna Seca for some track time. MUST SEE: 2016 Chevrolet Camaro Spy...
October 15, 2014
- As the leaves on the trees change color it means the new season is upon us: automotive vehicle award season, that is, and Motor Trend kicked it off by declaring the 2015 Honda CR-V is SUV of the Year. The choice is surprising since it beat out vehicles such as the Porsche Macan and Cadillac Escalade among others, according to TheDetroitBureau.com.
- Despite posting its strongest third quarter since 1980, General Motors appears to have given up its spot at second place in global sales to Volkswagen for the first nine months of 2014.
- With sales of truck and utility vehicles going strong, early returns indicate October will be another good month for General Motors, executives said this week. This months' sales results are tracking to be repeat of September sales with trucks and SUVs leading the charge. To get the early returns, please go to TheDetroitBureau.com.
- The dealership also plans to move its centralized business development center to the second floor of the 34,000 square foot building.
- A new generation of the Chevrolet Camaro, the nameplate’s sixth, is just around the corner, and we have a spy video of a prototype testing at the Nürburgring. The vehicle is set for a reveal early next year, either at the 2015 Detroit Auto Show in January or the 2015 New York Auto Show in April, and once again it'll be looking to steal...
- There’s nothing visually spectacular about this drag strip video featuring the 2015 BMW M3. There is no giant wreck, the engine doesn’t blow up and burst into flames—the pre-launch burnout isn’t even very impressive. But the speed and ET, on the other hand…very interesting. MUST SEE: 2016 Chevrolet Camaro Spy Video...
- General Motors posted its best third quarter for global sales since 1980 as China continues to be a hot market for automakers from the U.S. to Germany to Japan..
October 14, 2014
- The number of deaths tied to General Motors’ faulty ignition switch rose again this week. It’s now responsible for 27 fatalities as well as 25 serious injuries, according to the findings by Kenneth Feinberg, administrator of the maker’s $600 million victims fund. The number is expected to rise further as more claims are processed. For more, go to TheDetroitBureau.com.
October 13, 2014
- The number of approved death compensation claims related to a recall of a faulty General Motors ignition switch has risen to 27.