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Chevy's Cool New Option Prevents Smartphone Overheating

By Matt Schmitz on July 2, 2015


How's this for an option: an air conditioner for your smartphone? We know what you're thinking — #firstworldproblems — but try to reserve your skepticism. It's actually rather practical. Recognizing motorists' ever-increasing reliance on their smartphones, Chevrolet is addressing the… Read More

Chevy's Cool New Option Prevents Smartphone Overheating

By Matt Schmitz on July 2, 2015

How's this for an option: an air conditioner for your smartphone? We know what you're thinking — #firstworldproblems — but try to reserve your skepticism. It's actually rather practical. Recognizing motorists' ever-increasing reliance on their smartphones, Chevrolet is addressing the… Read More

2016 Chevrolet Cruze: Up Close

By Aaron Bragman on June 25, 2015

When the last Chevrolet Cruze (which would be the first Chevy Cruze) was introduced, I was impressed by it. It was stylish and well-made, featuring plenty of updated multimedia tech and a unique interior that had very good materials for… Read More

2016 Chevrolet Cruze: First Look

By Aaron Bragman on June 24, 2015

Competes with: Dodge Dart, Ford Focus, Honda Civic, Toyota Corolla, Nissan Sentra Looks like: A mini-Malibu Drivetrains: 153-hp, turbocharged 1.4-liter four-cylinder; six-speed manual or optional six-speed automatic transmission; front-wheel drive Hits dealerships: Early 2016 Chevrolet is a busy brand this… Read More

Chevrolet Teases 2016 Cruze

By Jennifer Geiger on June 4, 2015

Chevrolet's compact sedan is getting redesigned for 2016, and the automaker is hinting that the changes will be big. The new Cruze will be both larger and lighter than the outgoing model and feature new powertrains as well as more… Read More

Top 10 Best-Selling Cars: October 2014

By Kelsey Mays on November 2, 2014

A rash of airbag recalls in October hasn't deterred car shoppers. Sales from seven largest automakers gained 5.8 percent in October, leading to an annualized rate that should top 16 million cars for the eighth month in a row. Among… Read More

Thieves Still Favor the Honda Accord

By Matt Schmitz on August 21, 2014

As is often the case in these "most-stolen" lists, the vehicles that are most popular with those who buy cars are commensurately popular with those who steal them. Of the top 10 popularly pilfered vehicles on the Des Plaines, Ill.,-based… Read More

Recall Alert: 2013-2014 Chevrolet Cruze

By Jennifer Geiger on June 30, 2014

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 29,019 model-year 2013-14 Chevrolet Cruze sedans The Problem: General Motors is reporting that a faulty inflator in the driver's side front airbag could cause the bag to rupture, and metal pieces could injure the occupants. The faulty… Read More

Recall Alert: 3,000 2011-14 GM Compact Cars, Crossovers

By Matt Schmitz on June 29, 2014

Vehicles Affected: Nearly 3,000 GM compact cars and crossovers, including model-year 2011-14 Chevrolet Cruzes and 2012-14 Sonics, as well as 2013-14 Chevrolet Trax and Buick Encore crossovers, and Buick Verano sedans The Problem: Insulation on the engine block heater power… Read More

Recall Alert: 2012 Buick Verano and Chevrolet Camaro, Cruze and Sonic

By Jennifer Geiger on June 9, 2014

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 31,520 model-year 2012 Buick Verano and Chevrolet Camaro, Cruze and Sonic cars. This is an expansion of a previous recall. The Problem: A defect inside the driver's side front airbag terminal could cause the airbag not to… Read More

Most-Read Car Reviews of the Week

By Matt Schmitz on April 27, 2014

After just a week out of the spotlight, the 2014 Nissan Rogue just couldn't stay away. The crossover made a big comeback, landing it yet again in the No. 1 spot on our list of most-read reviews. The lone newcomer… Read More