Chevy Test Drive Event: Why the Spark is better than the Camaro

There's something wrong with Chevrolet's new lineup. The more expensive the cars get, the worse they become. I went to a Chevy Test drive event, and tested their entire lineup to find out why. Comprehensive Reviews after the break. » 5/11/13 12:57pm 5/11/13 12:57pm

Chevrolet Will Use Bright Colors And Silly Names To Woo A Young…

Building upon their already notorious hipster netting campaign, Chevrolet is taking its sales tactics to the floor of the SEMA convention this week. Aimed at Millennials, the Spark Sinister and other mass-customized Sparks and Cruzes will be shown off. » 10/22/12 12:40pm 10/22/12 12:40pm

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

The shape-shifting, fuel-saving metals of the future

Active aerodynamics have long ago filtered down from track cars to high-end sports cars, and are beginning to show up in everyday sedans. But General Motors has patented an idea to use shape-shifting materials to make them more efficient. » 6/10/11 3:00pm 6/10/11 3:00pm

The broken steering wheel viral video that sparked a recall

The owner of a 2011 Chevy Cruze that had its steering wheel fall off while driving at 65 mph posted this video to prove his point. It's a case study in how one person can sway a giant corporation. » 4/12/11 11:00am 4/12/11 11:00am

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

GM Execs Kill Sarah Palin, Tina Fey Car Commercial

Before settling for a more traditional launch of its Cruze small sedan, Chevrolet ad execs pitched a spot featuring Republican star Sarah Palin and comedy doppelganger Tina Fey. Why did it die? Too hot for Government Motors. » 11/01/10 4:00pm 11/01/10 4:00pm

Chevy Cruze Hatchback: At Least It's Got A Pretty Ass

Great news! Here's the first photos of the Chevy Cruze hatchback. Moving on... hey, wait a second... that back end doesn't look half-bad. Turn around and show us your face. » 9/03/10 10:45am 9/03/10 10:45am

Chevy Cruze's Not-So-Hot Hatch Heading To Paris

At next month's Paris Motor Show, GM will reveal a Chevy Cruze hatchback penned by its designers from the land down under. Also the Chevy Orlando. Still no word whether there'll also be a Buick Boca or GMC Gainesville. [GoAuto] » 8/26/10 9:40am 8/26/10 9:40am

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

Buick Excelle GT: Skylark, Is That You?

These are the first image of the Chinese-market Buick Excelle GT based on GM's Delta platform. It also offers a look at the baby Buick headed for the US. The name's unannounced but we're totally pulling for Skylark. » 6/09/10 10:00am 6/09/10 10:00am

Chevrolet Cruze SS: It's The Shitbox Sport!

Chevrolet Singapore is offering a stripe-and-dam body kit for the Chevrolet Cruze. The package, dubbed Cruze SS, includes illuminated sill plates and costs the equivalent of $3500. So, wait — now people are paying for corporal punishment? » 2/03/10 1:30pm 2/03/10 1:30pm

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

2011 Chevy Cruze: Don't Call It A Cobalt

The 2011 Chevy Cruze is GM's answer to its own small car problem. It looks good in U.S. trim, but will it be competitive? Full details on the company's LA Auto Show-bound, would-be world beating compact below. » 11/29/09 10:10am 11/29/09 10:10am

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