general motors

'Hot Wheels' Report: Same Cars Being Stolen, But Fewer

By Matt Schmitz on August 31, 2015


It must suck just a little to be the Nissan Maxima right now. You're coveted enough to sneak into the top 10 most-stolen cars in the U.S. for 2014, but you're still not as popular as the Acura Integra —… Read More

'Hot Wheels' Report: Same Cars Being Stolen, But Fewer

By Matt Schmitz on August 31, 2015

It must suck just a little to be the Nissan Maxima right now. You're coveted enough to sneak into the top 10 most-stolen cars in the U.S. for 2014, but you're still not as popular as the Acura Integra —… Read More

2015 Chevrolet Camaro Review

By Aaron Bragman on August 28, 2015

The top street-fighter 2015 Camaro ZL1 is outclassed by newer competitors, but the Chevrolet is still a fast, sexy, tremendously fun sports car. Find out more in my review.… Read More

2016 Chevrolet Traverse: Car Seat Check

By Jennifer Geiger on August 25, 2015

Chevrolet's Traverse has one of the biggest cargo areas in the three-row SUV class. That coupled with a roomy second row and newly standard OnStar 4G LTE connectivity and Wi-Fi hot spot functionality (data subscription required) should really make it… Read More

Recall Alert: 2010 Chevrolet Cobalt

By Matt Schmitz on August 24, 2015

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 60,000 model-year 2010 Chevrolet Cobalt cars manufactured between Jan. 4 and June 23, 2010 The Problem: The vehicles may be equipped with an improperly routed side-impact sensor wiring harness in the driver-side front door; this could cause… Read More

Recall Alert: 2014-2015 Chevrolet Impala

By Matt Schmitz on August 21, 2015

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 5,500 model-year 2014-15 Chevrolet Impala sedans manufactured between April 15, 2013, and June 19, 2015, and equipped with heated and cooled front passenger seats The Problem: The Automatic Occupant Sensing system may fail to suppress the front… Read More

Recall Alert: 2005 Buick LaCrosse, 2007 Pontiac Grand Prix

By Matt Schmitz on August 19, 2015

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 160,000 model-year 2005 Buick LaCrosse and 2007 Pontiac Grand Prix sedans The Problem: The headlamp driver module may overheat and fail, causing intermittent or permanent loss of low-beam function; this reduces the driver?s ability to see the… Read More

Chevrolet Corvette Hacked Through Tracking Device

By Matt Schmitz on August 11, 2015

In the latest remote-car-hacking incident, tech-news website Wired.com is reporting that researchers from the University of California at San Diego were able to seize remote control of some Chevrolet Corvette functions. They reportedly gained access to the car's internal network… 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

Chevrolet Boosts Range of 2016 Volt by 40 Percent

By Matt Schmitz on August 4, 2015

In real estate, the three most important factors are location, location, location. With electric vehicles, it's range, range, range. To that end, EV shoppers have an extra incentive with the redesigned 2016 Chevrolet Volt plug-in hybrid electric car. The new Volt… Read More

Recall Alert: 2013-2016 Cadillac ATS

By Matt Schmitz on July 29, 2015

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 64,000 model-year 2013-16 Cadillac ATS sedans; this is an expansion of a previous recall of model-year 2013-15 ATS sedans for the same problem. The 2016 model year has been added to the new recall, and 70 percent… Read More