Chevrolet

Recall Alert: 2016 Chevrolet Cruze

By Tom Torbjornsen on July 29, 2016


CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 33,000 model-year 2016 Chevrolet Cruze sedans manufactured between Nov. 5, 2015, and May 26, 2016 The Problem: The headlight assemblies are not marked with a three-digit identifier code used to properly aim the headlights, possibly resulting… Read More

Recall Alert: 2016 Chevrolet Cruze

By Tom Torbjornsen on July 29, 2016

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 33,000 model-year 2016 Chevrolet Cruze sedans manufactured between Nov. 5, 2015, and May 26, 2016 The Problem: The headlight assemblies are not marked with a three-digit identifier code used to properly aim the headlights, possibly resulting… Read More

2017 GMC Acadia's Rear Seat Reminder Helps Prevent In-Car Heatstroke

By Jennifer Newman on July 28, 2016

CARS.COM — Twenty-three children have died of in-car heatstroke so far this year, according to NoHeatStroke.org, and we haven't even reached August yet. In-car heatstroke deaths are often accidents that happen because parents or caregivers are harried, distracted or have… Read More

Recall Alert: 7,600 Model-Year 2010-2017 GM Cars, SUVs

By Tom Torbjornsen on July 25, 2016

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 7,600 model-year 2016-17 Buick Verano sedans, model-year 2016 Chevrolet Malibu sedans, model-year 2013 Buick Encore SUVs, model-year 2011 Buick Regal sedans, model-year 2013-14 Buick Verano sedans, model-year 2011-16 Chevrolet Cruze cars, model-year 2010-13 Chevrolet Equinox SUVs,… Read More

Musk's New Tesla Vision Stretches From Solar Panels to Heavy Trucks

By Fred Meier on July 21, 2016

CARS.COM —Tesla CEO Elon Musk has outlined a grandly expanded plan for the company that ranges from home power systems to electric heavy trucks and self-driving buses to help transport the way to a "sustainable energy economy." Related: Tesla Model… Read More

Recall Alert: 2009-2010 Chevrolet Impala

By Matt Schmitz on July 21, 2016

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 290,000 model-year 2009-10 Chevrolet Impala sedans manufactured between April 25, 2008 and Feb. 16, 2010 The Problem: The front passenger seat frame may contact and damage the wires of the passenger presence sensor module. The passenger… Read More

BMW's 2017 Diesel Models Delayed Amid Heightened Federal Scrutiny

By Matt Schmitz on July 20, 2016

CARS.COM — In the wake of Volkswagen's diesel-emissions scandal, other automakers are facing a more arduous process for getting their 2017 diesel models certified by federal regulators. BMW confirmed to Cars.com that the U.S. sale dates of its model-year 2017… Read More

Five Cool Things You Can Do With the myChevrolet Phone App

By Mike Hanley on July 19, 2016

CARS.COM — From keeping tabs on your bank account to coordinating calendars with your spouse, you can manage many different aspects of your life with your smartphone. With the new myChevrolet app, you can also use your smartphone to stay… Read More

Buick Plans Wagon Version of New Regal?

By Fred Meier on July 18, 2016

CARS.COM — Buick is considering bringing to the U.S. a wagon version of the coming redesigned Regal, according to a report in Automotive News (subscription required). Related: 2016 Buick Envision: First Drive Buick showed dealers a wagon among images of the… Read More

One Emergency Stop Will Make You Want Pedestrian Braking System

By Fred Meier on July 12, 2016

CARS.COM — As soon as I saw the pedestrian crossing in front of the car, impact seemed certain. But wait: The 2016 Chevrolet Malibu's pedestrian detection system with automatic braking quickly took over, averting disaster. And just like that, I'm… Read More

Headlight Safety Test Casts Shadow on Compact SUVs

By Matt Schmitz on July 12, 2016

CARS.COM — As the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety continues to shed new light on the performance of one of the most basic, yet vital, elements of car safety — headlights — automakers have their work cut out for them.… Read More