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By Peter Bleakney, Driving.ca – Just when you thought the diesel-powered compact car was dead in the water, GM comes rattling to the rescue.  The Chevrolet Cruze Diesel, available in both sedan and hatchback, could very well be a salve for those who mourn the tragic demise of Volkswagen’s cruelly deceptive yet otherwise excellent TDIs…. Read more »

By Jil McIntosh, Driving.ca – My Chevy traverse has a rattle in it.  It’s a brand-new vehicle and it shouldn’t have a rattle, but there it is.  Over a rutted road, there’s an annoying, plasticky, nasty rattle that won’t go away.  I touch parts and panels, trying to figure out what’s making the noise.  And… Read more »

By Pedro Arrais, Times Colonist – If there was a list of desirable features people usually look for when buying a compact SUV, the 2018 Chevrolet Equinox would surely hit all the boxes. This market segment is the largest and has seen the most intense competition for consumers’ attention.  General Motors has stopped at nothing… Read more »

By Lesley Wimbush, Driving.ca – We’re more than 3,800 feet above the Pisgah National Forest, where mist envelops the shoulders of the Appalachian Mountains.  Below us lies the Pink Beds Valley, a swath of lush growth tinted by the blush of blooming rhododendrons. We’d been given the option of making our own way across the… Read more »

The 2016 Chevrolet Malibu is a big improvement on the outgoing model with a hint of the Audi A7 in the rear three-quarter By Graeme Fletcher, Driving.ca – With only a brief hiatus, the Malibu has been a Chevrolet staple since it was introduced at around the same time the Beatles first appeared on The… Read more »

THE SILVERADO’S BOXY STYLING IS SUBTLY UPDATED FOR 2016, MAKING IT A HANDSOME BEAST. By Lesley Wimbush, Driving.ca – When you live in the city, it’s easy to dismiss pickup trucks as being over-compensating gas-guzzlers, hauling air while hogging most of the road.  To truly appreciate the beauty of a good truck, you’ve got to… Read more »

Apr
11
2016

2016 CHEVROLET CRUZE

By Lesley Wimbush, Driving – Any way you look at it, the Cruze has been a success for Chevrolet and General Motors, with over 3.5 million sales, since its 2008 inception.  Sold in more than 115 countries around the world, the Cruze has been instrumental in bringing in customers, since 35 per cent of buyers… Read more »

By Justin Pritchard, The Globe and Mail TECH SPECS Base price: $9,995 … as tested $9,995 Engine: 1.4-litre EcoTec four cylinder Transmission/Drive: Five-speed manual or CVT with manual mode shifting Fuel Economy (litres/100 km): 7.6 city; 5.7 highway; 6.7 combined, regular fuel Alternatives: Nissan Micra, Mitsubishi Mirage   In the push to purvey Canada’s least-expensive… Read more »

Apr
07
2016

2016 CHEVROLET MALIBU

The Ottawa Sun – The Chevrolet Malibu has remained an enduring classic among its peers since it was introduced more than 50 years ago.  Now, the quintessential midsize sedan boldly steps into the future with an all-new 2016 model that is completely restyled and engineered to offer more efficiency, connectivity and advanced safety features than… Read more »

FRESH LOOK, SEGMENT-FIRST APPLE CARPLAY/ANDROID AUTO COMPATIBILITY LEAD CHANGES Oshawa, Ontario – Chevrolet introduces the 2017 Sonic – a more expressive, sporty take on the brand’s fun-to-drive small car.  It offers big technologies such as a new MyLink system with segment-exclusive Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility, and a fresh exterior with new LED signature… Read more »

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