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Hands-On With GM's Apple CarPlay, Android Auto

By Kelsey Mays on August 11, 2015


Unheard of until just 17 months ago, the Apple CarPlay and Android Auto smartphone integration systems are gaining automakers at a brisk pace. GM claims it has the industry's largest rollout, with 14 models from Chevrolet alone adding CarPlay and… Read More

Hands-On With GM's Apple CarPlay, Android Auto

By Kelsey Mays on August 11, 2015

Unheard of until just 17 months ago, the Apple CarPlay and Android Auto smartphone integration systems are gaining automakers at a brisk pace. GM claims it has the industry's largest rollout, with 14 models from Chevrolet alone adding CarPlay and… Read More

Recall Alert: 2014-2015 Chevrolet Spark, 2015 Chevrolet Sonic

By Matt Schmitz on July 15, 2015

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 46,000 model-year 2014-15 Chevrolet Spark minicars manufactured between April 30, 2014, and May 20, 2015; and 2015 Sonic cars manufactured between June 18, 2014, and June 10, 2015 The Problem: In the affected vehicles, which are equipped… Read More

Chevrolet Drops Price of Spark EV, Offers Low-Cost Lease

By Aaron Bragman on April 15, 2015

Chevrolet recently debuted a redesiged Spark for 2016 and just lowered the price of its 2015 Spark EV; it will now start at $25,995, including an $825 destination fee. That represents a drop of $1,650 from the 2015 model's previous price, a move meant… Read More

2016 Chevrolet Spark Offers New Reason to Go Small

By Aaron Bragman on April 6, 2015

Designing very small cars can be problematic, in styling, space and packaging. Designing one that doesn't look awkward or in some way strange is a difficult thing to do. The Fiat 500 is successful, but the Scion iQ is not.… Read More

2016 Chevrolet Spark Photo Gallery (42 Pictures)

By Bill Jackson on April 2, 2015

Chevrolet's Spark hatchback gets freshened up in a bid to make the tiny car look like a more "mature" member of GM's family. To that end, the bug-eyed headlights have been toned down and the car sits lower to improve… Read More

2016 Chevrolet Spark: First Look

By Aaron Bragman on April 2, 2015

Competes with: Mini Cooper, Smart ForTwo, Fiat 500 Looks like: A grown-up take on Chevy's mini-car Drivetrain: 98-horsepower, 1.4-liter four-cylinder engine, five-speed manual or continuously variable automatic transmission Hits dealerships: Late 2015 More 2015 New York Auto Show Coverage Chevrolet's… Read More

Recall Alert: 2013-2015 Chevrolet Spark

By Matt Schmitz on October 3, 2014

Vehicles Affected: Nearly 90,000 model-year 2013-15 Chevrolet Spark subcompact hatchbacks manufactured between Jan. 17, 2012, and July 29, 2014 The Problem: The secondary hood latch may prematurely corrode at the latch pivot, causing the striker to get stuck out of… Read More

Recall Alert: 2014 Chevrolet Spark

By Matt Schmitz on August 1, 2014

Vehicles Affected: More than 1,900 model-year 2014 Chevrolet Spark hatchbacks manufactured between May 7, 2014, and May 26, 2014. You can check your vehicle's manufacture date by locating a sticker on the driver's-side doorjamb. The Problem: The left and right… Read More

What's the Most Affordable Car in 2014?

By David Thomas on July 21, 2014

  Shoppers may face legitimate sticker shock when they're shopping for a new car. TV and radio advertisements may lead them to believe that new cars all get at least 35 mpg for less than $15,000, but the price of… Read More

Recall Alert: 2013-2014 Chevrolet Spark, 2013 Buick Encore

By Jennifer Geiger on June 9, 2014

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 61 model-year 2013-2014 Chevrolet Spark cars and 2013 Buick Encore crossovers manufactured in Changwon, Korea, from Dec. 30, 2012 through May 8, 2013 The Problem: GM is reporting that the front passenger airbag end cap could separate… Read More