2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray: The car of the future

  The long-anticipated reveal of the Chevrolet Corvette has finally arrived, and in style.  Not only is it all-new inside and out, but a legendary moniker has returned: Stingray. The seventh generation, or C7 as it is commonly known, is the most powerful base model ever, coming in at an estimated 450 horsepower and torque….

GM recalls older SUVs for possible fire risk

GM is expanding their recall to include over 231,000 (193,000 in the United States) older SUVs, all of which are no longer in production. In fact, some of the brands are no longer in existence. Here is the breakdown of the SUVs involved in the latest GM recall: 2006-2007 Chevrolet Trailblazer 2006-2007 GMC Envoy 2006-2007 Buick…

Chrysler recalls RAM trucks for faulty turn signals

Chrysler has announced that they will be recalling 30,197 of their 2013 RAM pickup trucks for faulty turn signals, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The vehicles affected were produced between September 9, 2012 and March 5, 2013. The trucks being recalled are: 2013 RAM 1500 2013 RAM 2500 2013 RAM 3500 The issues affects…

Federal safety regulators upgrades Pontiac G6 recall query

Although it’s normally referred to as an investigation, federal safety regulators have escalated the recall query involving approximately 551,511 Pontiac G6 sedans to an “engineering analysis”. The vehicles involved were produced for the 2005 to 2008 model years. If the regulators find probable cause, it could lead to another massive GM recall. General Motors shuttered the…

NHTSA investigates possible GM recall for brake light issue

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has announced that they are investigating several GM vehicles for a possible faulty brake light issue. If it were to go to a GM recall, it would affect three of their brands, and over one million vehicles. More specifically, the possible GM recall could affect the following vehicles:…

GM recalls Cadillac and Chevrolets for brake light issue

GM has announced a small recall for two of their sedans from their Cadillac luxury division, as well as their recently introduced 2014 Chevrolet Impala. The Cadillacs affected are the 2013 Cadillac ATS and XTS…in all, approximately 1,627 vehicles will be going back to the dealership. GM did not state as to how many Impalas will be…

Cadillac recalls SRX crossovers for possible wheels coming off

Yes, you read that right…GM’s storied Cadillac division has issued a recall to have the registered owners bring back their 2013 SRX crossover vehicles back to the dealerships for bad wheels. In all, nearly 20,000 vehicles are affected, with the lion’s share being sold and registered in the United States (18,871to be exact, with the rest being exported to…

Highlights from the Shanghai Auto Show

The premiere auto show in the world’s largest automotive market took place this past weekend. Many major automakers launched all-new products, many of them are critical for their continued success in China. From concepts to production-ready vehicles, the name of the game appeared to be resurrecting iconic names, perhaps as to breathe new life into…