GM's Tesla-Fighting 'Moon Shot' Is A 200-Mile… Sonic?

GM is building an EV. That's a given. And when former CEO Dan Akerson said the automaker assembled a team to investigate how Tesla could upend the auto industry, there was an assumption that GM's next full-fledged EV would compete with Tesla's volume sedan, the Model 3. Now comes word that it's a Sonic EV. » 7/24/14 6:55pm 7/24/14 6:55pm

Does This Mean We're Getting A New Diesel Tahoe And (Or) Suburban?

Since we heard a diesel Cadillac Escalade might be in the pipeline, folks have been sniffing around for clues as to wether we might get an oil-burning Tahoe or Suburban. Motor Authority's Joel Feder noticed this sticker under the hood of a Tahoe, which opens a little more opportunity for speculation. » 7/17/14 12:09pm 7/17/14 12:09pm

Why GM Lowering 2015 Silverado & Sierra Tow Ratings Is Such A Big Deal

J2807 is an independent standard for truck towing capacity developed by the Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE). Ford, GM, and Ram have promised to adopt this standard for the 2015 model year and GM's just made good; announcing revised ratings for the 2015 Chevrolet Silverado and 2015 GMC Sierra. » 6/19/14 3:21pm 6/19/14 3:21pm

Chevy Silverado HD High Country Brings More Bling To Work Trucks

To the surprise of nobody GM's introducing a High Country luxury trim variant for the 2015 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HDand 3500HD pickups. The gas, CNG, and Duramax diesel will all be available with the saddle brown leather and banjo bangin' Bose stereo I came to like in Chevy's top-tier pickup. » 4/09/14 1:38pm 4/09/14 1:38pm

Video: Is the Cadillac ELR Twice as Cool as the Chevy Volt?

I love, and I mean love, my Chevy Volt. People who haven't driven one don't get it, and that's fine. It's not for everybody, and that's fine. What's important about choosing a car is that it works for your lifestyle, right? And the Volt works for mine. But the problem is that it just isn't that cool. You have to… » 4/01/14 11:33am 4/01/14 11:33am

GM To Start Dealing With New Truck And SUV Recalls Next Month

GM knows you're nervous out about your new pickup or SUV spontaneously combusting since the announcement of another recall related to catastrophic combustion. While issues haven't been detected in that many trucks, it's taken some wind from the sails of the 2015 Suburban launch. » 3/31/14 10:33am 3/31/14 10:33am