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GM Will Delay Next-Generation Cruze by One Year

GM Will Delay Next-Generation Cruze by One Year

Jul 19 2013, 1:00pm CDT | by

GM says it wants to sell more the current model

Sources claim that General Motors has decided to delay the launch of its next-generation Chevrolet Cruze by one year. According to the source, the delay is to allow Chevrolet to make some changes to...

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GM Will Delay Next-Generation Cruze by One Year

Jul 19 2013, 1:00pm CDT | by

GM says it wants to sell more the current model

Sources claim that General Motors has decided to delay the launch of its next-generation Chevrolet Cruze by one year. According to the source, the delay is to allow Chevrolet to make some changes to the vehicle and allow it to squeeze additional sales from the current vehicle. The next generation Cruze had been set to debut in late 2014.

However, the sources indicate that production of the new vehicle won't begin until December of 2015. GM maintains that the current vehicle is still selling well.

GM says that the next generation Cruze will get a complete redesign and will feature a larger trunk and more space inside. The next generation also promises improved fuel economy. Sales of the Cruze in the US were up almost 17% for the first six months of 2013.

 
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What you missed on 10.1.14

Oct 1 2014 6:38pm CDT | Source: Autoblog

Filed under: Concept Cars, Coupe, Performance, Europe, Paris Motor Show, Hatchback, Chevrolet, Lamborghini, Renault, Luxury, Racing Lamborghini Shows Asterion hypercar concept The media days of the 2014 Paris Motor Show might technically start tomorrow, but the party has clearly begun already. The early star in Paris is this Lamborghini Asterion concept, which melds V10 muscle with an electric drivetrain 910 total-system-horsepower. The understated, über-powerful Lambo shared t ...
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717-hp Hennessey HPE700 Mustang Is Out for Hellcat Blood

Oct 1 2014 5:49pm CDT | Source: Car and Driver

Just a week after Saleen released information and images of its upcoming Mustang-based S302 mega pony car, Hennessey Performance has dropped into our laps renderings and information on its sinister HPE700 Mustang. (Coincidence? We think not.) And as usual with a Hennessey product, it is absolutely drunk on power. How much power? Thanks to a Roots supercharger—Hennessey’s anabolic steroid of choice—as well as upgrades to the throttle body, fuel inje ...
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2015 Chevrolet Trax pricing announced (US)

Oct 1 2014 4:50pm CDT | Source: World Car Fans

Chevrolet has announced the 2015 Trax will be priced from $20,995 in the ...
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Chevy Trax to start at $20,120*

Oct 1 2014 2:34pm CDT | Source: Autoblog

Filed under: Car Buying, Crossover, Chevrolet The Chevrolet Trax is the slightly more meat-and-potatoes cousin to the Buick Encore, with the same platform and engine underneath but a touch less luxury. The little compact crossover is on its way to US dealers in January 2015, and Chevy is finally announcing the base price for this runabout CUV at $20,120 (*plus $875 for destination) when it goes on sale. That's around $4,000 less than ...
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September 2014 Truck Sales – Silverado Surge

Oct 1 2014 2:10pm CDT | Source: Truck Trend

Canyon, Colorado Return to Sales ChartsWe’ve waited for this day for the better part of two years, and it’s finally here. The new 2015 Chevrolet Colorado and GMC Canyon are starting to roll off the line in Wentzville, Missouri, and a small handful have made their way to dealerships already, bringing the sales figures for the pair back from the dead. The months ahead will be a better indication of ...
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GM Announces Performance Times for 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06

Oct 1 2014 1:58pm CDT | Source: Cars.com

We spend a lot of time at Cars.com dissecting the practicalities of SUVs and family sedans, but sometimes track numbers are just too overthetop to go unshared. We’re at the Midwest Automotive Media Association’s fall rally in Joliet, Ill., and GM just laid down some astonishing numbers on the redesigned 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06. The 650-horsepower, supercharged Z06 hits 60 mph in 3.2 seconds and scorches the quarter-mile in 11.2 seconds — with the manual transmission. With the autom ...
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Top 10 Best-Selling Cars: September 2014

Oct 1 2014 1:43pm CDT | Source: Cars.com

The kids went back to school, the leaves began to change colors and car shoppers in September sent new-car sales from the largest seven automakers up about 10 percent versus a depressed September 2013. That made for some significant reshuffling in the top 10 sellers. As Toyota Camry shoppers await the updated 2015 model, the Honda Accord spent its second month as America's best-selling sedan, and the Ford Escape broke ...
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2015 Corvette Z06 rockets to 0-60 mph in less than 3 seconds

Oct 1 2014 1:00pm CDT | Source: World Car Fans

Chevrolet has announced the 2015 Corvette Z06 can accelerate from 0-60 mph in less than ...
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GM reveals performance details of 2015 Corvette Z06

Oct 1 2014 12:54pm CDT | Source: Driving Canada

GM has officially detailed performance specs of the 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06, and just as we expected, its supercharged 6.2-litre V8 is quite fast. Equipped with the new eight-speed automatic and Z07 performance package — which adds Brembo carb0n-ceramic brakes, a handful of aerodynamic tweaks and a set of super-sticky Michelin Pilot Sport Cup 2 tires — GM says the Corvette Z06 can sprint from a standstill to 100 km/h in only 2.95 seconds. Opt for the seven-speed a ...
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Commence Face-Melting: 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 0–60 and 1/4-Mile Times Announced!

Oct 1 2014 12:07pm CDT | Source: Car and Driver

Chevrolet has announced its official performance estimates for the 2015 Corvette Z06, and, uh, they don’t disappoint. The best numbers were obtained using Z06 coupes equipped with the new eight-speed automatic transmission and the Z07 performance package, which adds Brembo carbon-ceramic brake rotors, Michelin Pilot Sport Cup 2 tires, and the most spoilertastic and downforce-enabling aero bits available on the Z06. (Chevy will offer a number of different aero bun ...
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