general motors

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

Cadillac Adds Apple CarPlay, Android Auto for 2016

By Matt Schmitz on June 9, 2015

As expected, less than two weeks after GM announced that nearly a dozen of its model-year 2016 Chevrolet cars, trucks and SUVs would receive upgraded phone-integration capabilities with the addition of Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, the automaker has followed… 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

2016 Buick Enclave: What's Changed

By Rick Popely on June 1, 2015

Most significant changes: Standard 4G LTE internet connectivity and a built-in Wi-Fi hot spot for all models with a three-month free trial data plan Price change: TBA On sale: Mid- to late summer Which should you buy, 2015 or 2016?… Read More

Chevrolet Adds Apple CarPlay, Android Auto to 2016 Models

By Kelsey Mays on May 28, 2015

Just days after Hyundai announced Android Auto integration for the Sonata, Chevrolet says it will roll out Android Auto and Apple CarPlay on many 2016 models. Eleven cars will incorporate the system: the Cruze, Camaro coupe and convertible, Colorado, Corvette… Read More

2016 Chevrolet Camaro: First Look

By Aaron Bragman on May 16, 2015

Competes with: Ford Mustang, Dodge Challenger Looks like: An evolutionary update to the existing Camaro Powertrain: 275-horsepower, turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder; 335-hp, 3.6-liter V-6; or 455-hp, 6.2-liter V-8; six-speed manual or eight-speed automatic transmission; rear-wheel drive Hits dealerships: Late 2015 Here… Read More

Recall Alert: 2011-2012 Chevrolet Malibu

By Jennifer Geiger on May 12, 2015

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 437,000 model-year 2011-12 Chevrolet Malibu sedans The Problem: The flexible steel cable that connects the safety belt to the vehicle can separate over time. This increases the risk of an injury during an accident.  "GM knows of… Read More

2016 Cadillac ATS-V Video

By Joe Bruzek on May 5, 2015

For 2016, Cadillac gives its compact car the V treatment. Just how well does the 2016 ATS-V combine track-day fun with everyday luxurious drivability? Watch the video to find out.… Read More

Recall Alert: 2013 Chevrolet Malibu

By Jennifer Geiger on May 5, 2015

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 3,600 model-year 2013 Chevrolet Malibu sedans manufactured April 10, 2012, to Aug. 2, 2012 The Problem: The transmission gear selection indicator may not illuminate, which fails to comply with federal motor vehicle safety standards and increases the… Read More

Chevrolet Drops Price on 2016 Volt

By Kelsey Mays on May 4, 2015

GM is slashing more than $1,000 off the price of the redesigned-for-2016 Chevrolet Volt. The new Volt has more electric range (50 miles) and better gas mileage (41 mpg combined) once the engine-generator kicks in over its previous generation. Those… Read More