chevrolet impala

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

Which Cars Fit Three Car Seats?

By Jennifer Newman on June 11, 2015

UPDATED JUNE 11, 2015: Parents are often searching for the automotive holy grail: a car that's not a minivan and can fit three child-safety seats across the backseat. It's a short list. More Car Seat Checks In the more than five… Read More

Recall Alert: 2004 Buick Regal, Chevrolet Impala and Monte Carlo

By Jennifer Geiger on April 27, 2015

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 1,200 model-year 2004 Buick Regal, Chevrolet Impala and Chevrolet Monte Carlo vehicles. Only Regals manufactured April 9 to June 26, 2003; Impalas manufactured April 8 to June 25, 2003; and Monte Carlos manufactured April 7 to June… Read More

Used Luxury-Car Prices Fall Again in February

By Mike Hanley on March 5, 2015

Sellers dropped the average asking prices on luxury cars in February, and it's led to prices that are now thousands of dollars lower than we saw at the beginning of the year. Related: More Used-Car News Buyers looking for a… Read More

Would We Buy a Chevrolet Impala Again?

By Joe Bruzek on January 2, 2015

When the Chevrolet Impala was redesigned for 2014 it got our attention in a big way, winning both Cars.com's $38,000 Full-Size Sedan Challenge as well as our Best of 2014 award — so we bought one. Since December 2013, the Cars.com… Read More

The Garage Test: What Fits in Our Long-Term Chevy Impala's Trunk?

By Mike Hanley on October 28, 2014

The Cars.com long-term Chevrolet Impala has excelled at providing comfortable transportation for both workday commutes and road trips, but its full-size dimensions have another advantage: carrying bulky cargo. Related: 2014 Chevrolet Impala Road Trip Report With a large 18.8-cubic-foot trunk… Read More

Recall Alert: 2013-2014 GM Sedans, SUVs, Pickup Trucks, Vans

By Matt Schmitz on October 16, 2014

Vehicles Affected: Nearly 100,000 model-year 2013-14 GM vehicles, including Cadillac CTS sedans, Escalade and Escalade ESV SUVs; Chevrolet Suburban and Tahoe SUVs, Express vans, Impala sedans, Silverado heavy-duty pickup trucks and Traverse crossovers; and GMC Yukon and Yukon XL SUVs,… Read More

2014 Chevrolet Impala Ownership Costs: Third Quarter

By Joe Bruzek on October 6, 2014

Regular maintenance costs remain zip, zilch, nada, zero for Cars.com's long-term 2014 Chevrolet Impala test car. We've gone through two rounds of oil changes and tire rotations after 13,808 miles — once at 6,000 miles and the other at 12,000 miles —… Read More

2014 Chevrolet Impala: Road Trip Report

By Joe Bruzek on September 24, 2014

Long-haul road trips have helped Cars.com's long-term 2014 Chevrolet Impala register nearly 14,000 miles in just nine months of ownership. The Impala is a staff favorite when it's time to hit the road and log miles because its seriously comfortable… Read More

Recall Alert: 2013-2015 Cadillac XTS, 2014-2015 Chevrolet Impala

By Matt Schmitz on September 22, 2014

Vehicles Affected: More than 130,000 model-year 2013-15 Cadillac XTS sedans manufactured between Feb. 14, 2012, and Aug. 22, 2014, and model-year 2014-15 Chevrolet Impala sedans manufactured between Jan. 15, 2013, and Aug. 22, 2014 The Problem: The electronic parking brake… Read More