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Chevrolet Impala Grabs Top Spot on Consumer Reports Top Sedans List

Chevrolet Impala Grabs Top Spot on Consumer Reports Top Sedans List

Jul 25 2013, 12:00pm CDT | by

New Impala scores big

I'm sure that a lot of people out there would agree that modern Chevrolet Impala sedans have been incredibly boring cars. These cars are more destined for rental fleets than the garages of your...

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Chevrolet Impala Grabs Top Spot on Consumer Reports Top Sedans List

Jul 25 2013, 12:00pm CDT | by

New Impala scores big

I'm sure that a lot of people out there would agree that modern Chevrolet Impala sedans have been incredibly boring cars. These cars are more destined for rental fleets than the garages of your average American. However, the significantly redesigned Impala for 2014 recently scored better than all comers to win the top spot among all sedans from Consumer Reports.

The Impala scored 95/99 during the magazine tests placing it in the same realm as Lexus and Jaguar. Consumer Reports says that the new Impala is proof that GM is on the comeback. The older Impala that was replaced scored a scant 63 in the same testing.

The new Impala scored so well that only two vehicles are ahead of it in the Consumer Reports rankings. Those vehicles include the BMW 135i and the Tesla Model S. I still think the car is rather boring even if Consumer Reports likes it.

 
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2015 Toyota TRD Pro Series Tundra Pricing Announced

Sep 1 2014 4:51am CDT | Source: CarFab.com

Let’s Get Dirty! The highly anticipated launch of the all-new Tundra TRD Pro is nearly here. Already favorites among off-roaders, the 2015 Toyota Tundra will get even more capable with this new, aggressive off-road package designed by the experts at Toyota Racing Development (TRD). The Tundra TRD Pro will start getting down and dirty when […] Related posts: Toyota Tacoma X-Runner RTR (Ready to Race) Toyota Announces Pricing for 2011 Models 2015 Chevrole ...
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Corvette museum to fill in sinkhole, leave five cars unrestored

Aug 31 2014 10:01am CDT | Source: Autoblog

Filed under: Classics, Etc., Chevrolet Preservation or restoration. That's the question that faces anyone dealing with classic cars, and it's the issue with which the National Corvette Museum is grappling in the wake of the sinkhole that opened up in its midst this past February. In the months since the damage was inflicted, the museum had planned to keep at least part of the sinkhole open as a sort of memorial and tourist attraction so that visitors could see what happened ...
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GM, museum to restore 3 of 8 prized 'Vettes damaged by sinkhole

Aug 30 2014 12:15pm CDT | Source: Automotive News

GM and the National Corvette Museum will restore three of eight prized Chevrolet Corvettes damaged in February when they tumbled into a giant sinkhole that developed beneath the floor of the museum in Bowling ...
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GM 8-speed likely to get wide use

Aug 29 2014 11:02pm CDT | Source: Automotive News

The eight-speed automatic transmission that will soon debut in the 2015 Chevrolet Corvette is expected to get broad use in General Motors trucks and luxury cars in comin ...
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2015 Chevrolet Tahoe & Suburban Z71 announced

Aug 29 2014 5:20pm CDT | Source: World Car Fans

Chevrolet has announced plans to offer a Z71 package on the 2015 Taho ...
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Tony Stewart to race again, reacts to fatal Ward Jr. accident [w/video]

Aug 29 2014 4:01pm CDT | Source: Autoblog

Filed under: Motorsports, Videos, Celebrities, Racing Two weeks since fatally hitting driver Kevin Ward Jr. during a sprint car race in New York, Tony Stewart is returning to the NASCAR Sprint Cup for the upcoming race at Atlanta Motor Speedway. The three-time series champion had missed the last three races following the tragedy. Stewart also gave a press conference at the track where he reacted publicly to the inciden ...
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2015 Chevrolet Colorado sculpted out of sand [video]

Aug 29 2014 3:20pm CDT | Source: World Car Fans

Chevrolet is kicking off Labor Day weekend by unveiling a 2015 Colorado made ...
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Online Find Of The Day: Custom 2005 Chevy SSR is late for Shark Week

Aug 29 2014 2:49pm CDT | Source: Autoblog

Filed under: Aftermarket, Car Buying, Convertible, Performance, Truck, Marketing/Advertising, Chevrolet, Design/Style Even when brand new, the Chevrolet SSR wasn't the most beloved car on the market. Its attempt to mix a pickup, convertible sports car and retro styling caused to be a love-it-or-hate-it design. With most people falling deeply into the latter camp, production only lasted from 2003 ...
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