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Chevrolet produces and sells a wide range of vehicles, from subcompact automobiles to medium-duty commercial trucks. Due to the prominence and name recognition of Chevrolet as one of General Motors' global marques, Chevrolet, Chevy or Chev is used at times as a synonym for General Motors or its products.

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FIRST DRIVE: 25 features of the 2019 Chevrolet Silverado

Subtle and rational changes are the focus in reworked full-sized pickup

Chevrolet’s pickup design and engineering teams once again chose subtle and rational changes over brash and spectacular styling or technical features. Read More

New Cars Automotive Reviews Aug 17, 2018, 12:55 PM

GM pickups make advancements in beds

Chev Silverado, GMC Sierra get largest, most-functional beds in segment Read More

New Cars Auto Industry Aug 1, 2018, 10:30 PM

18 reasons to admire Canadian auto production

Taking stock of Canada’s auto plants in the face of looming auto tariffs Read More

Auto Industry Auto Industry People Jul 26, 2018, 2:30 AM

20 odd trucks to celebrate Ugly Truck Day

July 20 is annually celebrated to recognize ugly trucks, vans and SUVs Read More

Classic Cars Auto Awards Car Nuts Jul 20, 2018, 2:30 AM

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About 145,000 vehicles recalled in Canada in June

Kia, VW and supercar makers among the affected, while Takata impacts more Read More

Car Safety Auto Industry Jul 5, 2018, 2:30 AM

2018 EcoRun surpasses all expectations

AJAC EcoRun continues to be showcase for fuel-efficient vehicles, driving

The 19 journalist drivers were required to maintain the posted speed-limits but were encouraged to be as efficient as possible with the “go pedal.” Read More


Chevrolet brings back the Blazer

New CUV slots into lineup between compact Equinox and full-size Traverse

About the size of the short-wheelbase mid-sized TrailBlazer that went away in 2009, the new Blazer dimensionally matches up exactly with the GMC Acadia. Read More

New Cars Auto Industry Jun 23, 2018, 10:15 PM

10 good and 10 not so good brands in Initial Quality

J.D. Power polled 75,000 new buyers during their vehicle’s first 90 days

New vehicle quality has improved for the fourth consecutive year, and it’s at its best level ever according to the 2018 J.D. Power Initial Quality Study. Read More

Auto Industry Auto Awards Jun 20, 2018, 8:00 AM

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Nearly 570,000 vehicles recalled in Canada in May

490,000 Fiat Chrysler vehicles recalled for cruise control problem

568,936 vehicles were recalled in 14 actions for 30 models from 12 brands, ranging from loss of power steering to airbags and pretentioners not deploying. Read More

Car Safety Car Care Jun 4, 2018, 2:30 AM

Toyota products again judged tops in value

Vincentric hands out 2018 Best Value in Canada awards to top brands, models

Toyota scored highest with 12 model category wins and 2 brand awards; BMW judged tops in luxury and 5 models; Honda, Ford had brand and 4 model-wins each. Read More

Auto Awards Auto Industry Car Buying May 31, 2018, 9:25 AM

Nearly 150,000 vehicles recalled in Canada in April

April recalls totalled 35, affecting 147,607 vehicles from 25 makes

Ford pickups, Audi sedans and crossovers, Smart cars, Land Rover Discoverys and VW Tiguans among largest recalls, combining for over 118,000 vehicles. Read More

Car Safety Car Care May 4, 2018, 2:30 AM

Corvette chosen to again pace Indy 500

2019 ZR1 to lead 33-car field to green flag in 102nd running of the race

This marks the 15th time in 40 years the performance coupe has served as the race pace car (including five straight years from 2004 to 2008, inclusive). Read More

Motor Sports New Cars Apr 20, 2018, 2:30 AM

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More than 158,000 vehicles recalled in Canada in March

Non-latching seats and loose steering wheels among the issues addressed

Total of 15 automotive recalls were issued in Canada over the month, involving 24 models from 16 marques, and affecting 158,301 vehicles in total. Read More

Car Safety Used Cars Apr 5, 2018, 2:30 AM

Work trucks put on a show in Indianapolis

Truck debuts shun the lights of Geneva for the heartland of America

Among the large rigs from companies such as Navistar and Kenworth, are light truck introductions from Chevrolet, Ford, Mercedes-Benz, Nissan and Ram. Read More

Auto Shows Commercial Vehicles Mar 8, 2018, 1:00 AM

Detroit sports cars draw $5.2M for charities

Ford GT and Mustang Bullitt, Corvette Carbon 65 and ZR1 draw top bids

2017 Ford GT drew $2.5 million, Corvette Carbon 65 Edition coupe netted $1.4 million, Corvette ZR1 got $925,000, and first 2019 Mustang Bullitt $300,000. Read More

Car Nuts Auto Industry Jan 24, 2018, 3:30 AM

GM teases new Chevrolet Silverado at owner event

New from ground up pickup will be unveiled at Detroit auto show

Next-generation full-size pickup highlighted by leading edge design, as were its predecessors, and enhancements to driving performance and capabilities. Read More

Auto Shows New Cars Dec 16, 2017, 11:20 AM

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4 electrified powertrains make Wards Top-10 Engines

EV, fuel-cell and two hybrids make the cut; no Germans represented

WardsAuto's Top-10 recognizes new or significantly altered powertrains in vehicles with MSRPs lower than $63,000 US, as well as winners from last year. Read More

Auto Awards Auto Technology Dec 14, 2017, 11:30 AM

Chevrolet adds protection to police Tahoes

Enhanced Driver Assist Package is first of its kind in pursuit vehicle

Safety package includes five core technologies: automatic braking, collision alert, safety alert driver's seat, lane keep assist, and adjustable pedals. Read More

Car Safety Dec 7, 2017, 9:30 PM

Honda desirability rates high with consumers, critics

Online resource Edmunds awards first Most Wanted awards in 16 segments

Most Wanted awards feature unique rating system that weighs vehicle performance in the retail marketplace and the opinions of Edmunds’ editorial team. Read More

Auto Awards Nov 18, 2017, 9:30 PM

Chevrolet introduces most powerful ZR1 ever in Dubai

Also debuts Orange exterior package and matching interior trim accents

New ZR1 has bold new look and 6.2-litre supercharged V-8 that now delivers 755 hp and 715 lb-ft of torque, the highest output ever for a Chevrolet. Read More

New Cars Auto Shows Car Nuts Nov 12, 2017, 11:30 AM

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Chevrolet concept offers boost to Silverado

SEMA concept crew cab pickup showcases Chevrolet Performance parts

Silverado Performance Concept uses the 355-hp 5.3-litre V-8, boosted by 100-plus hp by a supercharger derived from that of Corvette Z06 and Camaro ZL1. Read More

Auto Shows Future Cars Nov 2, 2017, 8:15 PM

Chevrolet to debut Hot Wheels Camaros at SEMA

Orange pony cars celebrate 50 years since first ever Hot Wheels car

Dark blue Custom Camaro was first ever Hot Wheels car, in 1968, and over 50 years has come in many colours, including Gold and Creamy Pink collectibles. Read More

Auto Shows Car Nuts Oct 25, 2017, 10:25 PM

Chevrolet goes to SEMA with two new trucks

New editions of Colorado ZR2 partly honour century of Chevy trucks

ZR2 Midnight Edition comes all in black, with roof off-road lights, and 17-inch wheels. Dusk Edition is the same but comes in any Colorado ZR2 colour. Read More

Auto Shows New Cars Oct 22, 2017, 2:10 AM

Over 120,000 vehicles recalled in Canada in September

Total of 16 actions affect 25 models from 14 different brands

Chevrolet, Chrysler, Dodge, Ford, GMC, Hyundai, Infiniti, Jeep, Mazda, Mercedes-Benz, Mitsubishi, Porsche, Ram and Volkswagen all have models affected. Read More

Car Safety Oct 3, 2017, 9:35 PM

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FIRST DRIVE: All-new 2018 Chevrolet Traverse

Chevrolet loads up its mid-sized Traverse with big-boy styling, high-tech features

With its muscular new look, added technologies and competitive pricing, the 2018 Traverse gives mid-size SUV buyers a choice worth considering. Read More

New Cars Oct 2, 2017, 6:05 AM

26 models recalled in Canada in August

Canadian recalls issued for 14 brands and a total of 44,165 vehicles

Issues include engines and transmissions, airbags and seatbelt systems, steering systems and chasses, labelling and owner's manuals, and fuel systems. Read More

Car Safety Sep 4, 2017, 9:30 PM

Behind the closed doors of the GM Heritage Center

Each of the more than 600 vehicles in the collection represents an important GM milestone

General Motors maintains a collection of some of its most historic vehicles within its Heritage Center but it is not open to the public. Read More

Car Nuts Classic Cars Auto Industry Aug 30, 2017, 3:30 AM

20 vehicles that show naming rhyme and reason

From people to word-blends, there is a strategy behind naming a vehicle

Car names are usually meant to convey some whimsical image in the buyer’s mind, but some are real or obscure references that play on a buyer’s thoughts. Read More

Auto Industry Aug 25, 2017, 9:45 AM

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DID YOU KNOW - Chevy had a V-8 engine before 1955?

The first Chevrolet V-8 engine was introduced for model-year 1918, not 1955

Chevrolet introduced an overhead-valve V-8 engine in its 1918 Model D, before the company became part of General Motors in 1918. Read More

Car Nuts Classic Cars Auto Industry Aug 17, 2017, 8:55 AM

Camaro gets promoted to NASCAR top tier

Camaro SS has been Chevy bodystyle in NASCAR XFINITY Series since 2013

Camaro ZL1 racecar will make its competition debut when the 2018 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series kicks off in February, with the Clash at Daytona. Read More

Motor Sports Aug 10, 2017, 10:30 PM

Over 388,000 vehicles recalled in Canada in July

Total of 21 actions involve 59 models from 17 different makes

Issues affect concerns over software glitches to airbag inflators, from alternators to power steering modules, from transmission mapping to fuel lines. Read More

Car Safety Aug 4, 2017, 9:40 PM

Evidence hints Chevrolet Bolt came from the moon

New EV a result of lessons GM learned from helping create Lunar Rover

Like the LRV, a clean sheet design with a revolutionary new drivetrain, the 2017 Bolt required new architecture to provide a unique take on current EVs. Read More

Green Cars Auto Technology Jul 21, 2017, 2:00 AM

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GM mass produces first autonomous vehicles

Autonomous Chevrolet Bolt EVs produced at GM's Orion Assembly Facility

The 130 vehicles are destined for self-driving test fleets on the roads of San Francisco, Arizona and metro Detroit, joining 50 already on the road. Read More

Autonomous Driving Jun 13, 2017, 10:30 PM

Over 345,000 vehicles recalled in Canada in May

Various manufacturers issued recalls for 23 models over the month

Recalls from Audi, BMW, Chevrolet, Chrysler, Ford, Jaguar, Jeep, Mercedes-Benz, Porsche, Ram and Volkswagen address issues from labels to fuel leaks. Read More

Car Safety Jun 2, 2017, 10:20 PM

GM named in diesel cheating lawsuit

Chevrolet Silverado, GMC Sierra HD pickups accused of using defeat devices

Plaintiffs claim their Duramax pickups emitted pollutants two to five times higher than allowed limits, confirmed through independent on-road testing. Read More

Auto Industry Green Cars May 27, 2017, 10:30 PM

Track performance package takes Camaro to new level

Supercharged ZL1 1LE becomes most competent track-day Camaro ever

Extreme Track Performance Package adds racing-based suspension, aero technologies, and Goodyear Eagle F1 Supercar 3R performance tires, among others. Read More

New Cars May 17, 2017, 10:30 PM

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FIRST DRIVE: Canadian-built 2018 Chevrolet Equinox

All-new Equinox improves its positioning against a horde of competitors

The all-new 2018 Chevrolet Equinox delivers more performance, efficiency and value than its predecessor to help it compete with the segment leaders. Read More

New Cars Automotive Reviews May 11, 2017, 6:20 PM

Corvette improved over 30 years even in price

2017 C7 Corvette more powerful and fuel efficient than C4 version

Corvette base price practically doubled over three decades but when adjusted for inflation, the 1987 price represents an increase of 10% over 2017. Read More

Car Nuts May 2, 2017, 10:15 PM

Should you buy a used Chevrolet Equinox – or GMC Terrain?

Is the fact these GM crossovers are made in Canada reason enough to buy?

There’s much to like about the 2010-16 Equinox and Terrain but there are more reliable and more fuel-efficient compact crossovers to consider. Read More

Used Cars Car Buying Automotive Reviews Jan 30, 2017, 7:50 AM

A skeptic’s review of Chevrolet’s all-electric Bolt

The Bolt is a real, practical, fun-to-drive car with a few welcome surprises

After driving it, our once die-hard EV skeptic concedes that having a Bolt in his driveway is not such a far-fetched concept after all. Read More

New Cars Green Cars Auto Technology Jan 26, 2017, 10:15 AM

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