2015 Chevrolet Cruze: This Is Actually It

When we first saw what we thought was the 2015 Chevrolet Cruze, we were a little disappointed in the looks department. The good news is that that wasn't it. The bad news is that it isn't so much different. The better news is that this refreshed model comes with all sorts of neat features. » 4/13/14 10:11pm 4/13/14 10:11pm

2015 Chevrolet Cruze: This Is Probably It, Unfortunately

While the Chevrolet Cruze has been caught up in some of GM's recall kerfuffles as of late, I have always considered it to be a pretty good value and a surprisingly handsome small car. After seeing its new face, I'm inclined to scratch that last one. » 3/31/14 10:00am 3/31/14 10:00am

GM Recalls Hit Nearly 5 Million With 662,000 More Trucks, Cruzes

Like the hits, the General Motors recalls just keep on comin'. In addition to last night's announcement of a full recall of all 824,000 Cobalts, G5s, Ions and other cars afflicted with the ignition switch problem, GM also announced late Friday they are recalling another 662,000 trucks, SUVs and Cruzes. » 3/29/14 11:57am 3/29/14 11:57am

GM Halts Sales Of Chevrolet Cruze Models, Does Not Say Why

Already replete with headaches over the recall of 1.4 million Chevrolet Cobalts and other models, General Motors on Thursday night ordered dealers to stop selling certain models of the Chevrolet Cruze. They did not say why. » 3/28/14 11:45am 3/28/14 11:45am

2014 Chevrolet Cruze Diesel: A 42 MPG Oil Burner You Can Afford

Chevrolet dropped the much-anticipated Cruze diesel at the Chicago Auto Show today, saying that they're bringing a powerplant to America than can hold its own against any Volkswagen. » 2/07/13 10:00am 2/07/13 10:00am

The Best Cars Europe Gets That We Don't

For various reasons, the automotive powers that be keep many of the world's best cars from the American car buying public. Even Detroit is stiffing us on some of these models, and they're supposed to be on our side! » 9/27/12 5:15pm 9/27/12 5:15pm

GM Recalls 413,418 Chevy Cruzes Because They Might Burst Into Flames

Chevrolet is on fire this year, literally. After a National Highway Traffic Safety Administration investigation into Chevy Volt battery fires, the bowtie is in the hot seat again, this time for its so far much lauded 2011 and 2012 Cruze models. » 6/22/12 12:30pm 6/22/12 12:30pm

Alec Baldwin gives seal of approval to rental Chevy Cruze

Actor and Twitter addict Alec Baldwin enjoyed his rented Chevy Cruze so much he gave the car a gold star on Twitter. If only someone could capture random celebrities making off-hand comments about cars on video.... » 7/15/11 9:30am 7/15/11 9:30am

GM recalls 2,100 Chevy Cruzes for broken steering wheels

Seems a steering wheel plumb fell off a Chevrolet Cruze during a test, so General Motors will recall 2,100 of them to give a certain bolt one more righty-tighty. » 4/08/11 3:15pm 4/08/11 3:15pm

Chevy's new BTCC racer is the Cruze you'd actually want

GM's pulled the wraps off the Silverline Chevrolet team's new 2011 Cruze racers for the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship (BTCC). The two racers enter the 2011 season get some new livery to match the WTCC cars. » 3/25/11 9:30am 3/25/11 9:30am

Rahm Emanuel: "Fuck the UAW"

Rahm Emanuel, former Democratic congressman and President Obama's chief of staff, gave the UAW the Gettelfinger during the GM and Chrysler rescue debate, according to former auto czar Steve Rattner's new book. This could get messy. Especially because there's more. » 9/02/10 12:00pm 9/02/10 12:00pm

Chevy Cruze, Already Down One "S," Won't Get Two

The Chevy Cruze that will finally wash onto U.S. shores soon will not get an SS badge version despite previous rumors and some overseas sticker packages. This is progress. » 8/06/10 12:00pm 8/06/10 12:00pm

Chevrolet Cruze: Live And In The Metallic Flesh

The Fiesta-fighting, US-spec version of the 2011 Chevrolet Cruze, GM's mass-market fuel-economy star, debuted yesterday in L.A. We were there to catch some live shots. More to come later today. » 12/02/09 9:30am 12/02/09 9:30am

Chevy Family Photo Op: Mass-Marketing MPG And MPG For The Masses,…

GM just dumped an unnecessary presser letting everyone know the officially-official US-spec Chevy Cruze debuts at the LA Auto Show along with its 40MPG 1.4-liter turbocharged, direct-injection inline-four. They also mentioned the still-over-a-year-away Chevy Volt for the 25,761st time. » 11/17/09 2:00pm 11/17/09 2:00pm

Chevy Cruze Wagon NOT Spotted

Could GM be seeing the light and bringing wagons back to the fore? If this Chevy Cruze Wagon spy photo is any indicator, they just might. Update: We've been duped. It's a photoshop fake. Proof of the sad reality below. » 10/21/09 12:30pm 10/21/09 12:30pm

Euro-Spec Chevy Cruze Gets A Second Diesel Engine

What would you say if we told you GM's putting another, more miserly diesel in its Euro-spec Chevy Cruze? What if we told you it got 33 MPG city, 50 MPG highway? We expect no 'merican would even be interested. » 9/17/09 2:20pm 9/17/09 2:20pm

WTCC Chevy Cruzes Into Shanghai

In the back of the GM booth at the Shanghai Auto Show was this gem, the Chevy Cruze WTCC concept, which previews an upcoming racer based on GM's new global small car, the Chevy Cruze. » 4/21/09 1:30pm 4/21/09 1:30pm

Chevy Cruze UK Pricing To Start At £11,545

The Chevy Cruze wlll hit Europe an entire year before going on sale in the US. Yesterday, GM announced UK pricing on the car. It'll start at a reasonable £11,545 ($15,770). » 3/11/09 12:30pm 3/11/09 12:30pm