Total Recall: GM, Tesla, Jeep, Nissan, Chrysler, Dodge, and Ford recalls

The following vehicles have been recalled from their respective automakers over the past several days. GM’s Chevrolet and GMC divisions, Acura, Nissan, and Ford have all issued recalls for their vehicles. In the case of Tesla, they’ve issued a recall for their Model S’s adapter, and with Chrysler’s Jeep division, it’s a matter of not carrying out…

Total Recall: Land Rover, Nissan, Volvo, GM, and Ford recalls

Although typically the last week of the year coincides with the holiday season, which in turn means that for most industries, it’s the slowest time of the year. Not so for the folks over at the NHTSA, which are still reporting (alongside automakers) the latest recalls from Land Rover, Nissan, Volvo, GM, and Ford. Here’s the recap:…

GM recalls 2013-2014 Chevrolet Camaro and Sonic vehicles for various issues

GM has announced two separate recalls for the Chevrolet Camaro coupe, as well as the Sonic subcompact vehicle (they did not specify if both the sedan and hatchback will be recalled). Both vehicles being recalled were produced for the 2013-2014 model years, with no official numbers being released. The Camaro recall involves the airbag warning sticker, which may peel off…

GM recall Chevrolet Sonics for possible fire risk

General Motors announced on Friday that they will be recalling their best-selling Chevrolet Sonic subcompact vehicle for defective fuel tank strap welds that could potentially catch on fire. In all, over 1,600 vehicles produced for the 2013-2014 model years will be affected. Most of the recalled vehicles are currently sitting on dealership lots in both the United States…

GM recalls Chevrolet Cruzes for brake assist issue

General Motors (GM) has announced a recall for their 2011-2012 Chevrolet Cruze compact sedans today. In all, nearly 300,000 vehicles that are equipped with the 1.4 liter turbocharged engine and automatic transmission combination will be affected. The issue concerns the brake assist system, which could malfunction inadvertently without warning. This could cause drivers to have to apply additional…

GM issues two recalls for 2013-2014 Chevrolet Malibu

GM has issued two separate recalls for their 2013-2014 Chevrolet Malibu midsize sedan. The 2014 model was redesigned in response to heavy criticism from the automotive press and potential customers. In all, approximately 57,605 vehicles will be affected by the latest Chevy recall. The first recall involves the 2013 Malibus that were equipped with the optional power front…

GM recalls new Silverado and Sierra pickups for passenger airbag issue

Fresh off of its introduction, GM is recalling the 2014 Chevrolet Silverado and its corporate twin, the GMC Sierra for an issue with the passenger airbag. In all, only 843 vehicles have been affected. This represents a fraction of the over 40,000 trucks that have already been delivered to their respective dealerships. The success of the introduction…

2014 Cadillac CTS

  Whenever I first laid eyes on the third-generation 2014 Cadillac CTS, the old commercial from the late 80′s ran through my head…”Cadillac, Cadillac, Cadillac style…”. We’ve come a long way since that time, and as a five-time owner, I hardly even recognise the Cadillacs of today. Don’t worry, that’s a good thing. Born out…

2014 Cadillac ELR

  After many months of speculation, the Cadillac Converj concept car comes to life as the Cadillac ELR today. This coupe features Extended Range Electric Vehicle (EREV for short) technology, which is a first for a full-line luxury brand. Whatever you do, don’t confuse it with the “normal” Cadillac CTS coupe. This electric vehicle is…