Pontiac Vibe Commercial Featuring Shwayze. Wait, Who?

You know you're not 'hip' or 'with it' anymore when when you see a musical artist featured in a new ad campaign and you don't know if they're a nobody or a somebody. Does anybody know who Shwayze is? It's kind of a catchy tune, that relies a little heavily on the fact that Shwayze rhymes with everything. The ad is… » 4/21/08 5:00pm 4/21/08 5:00pm

Spy Photos: 2008 Toyota Matrix? 2008 Pontiac Vibe? We Report, You Decide

Sometimes a spy photog gets a bit too confident in what they think they're seeing — and sometimes forget that they've got a heavily camo'ed concept sitting in front of them — and really, as is the case here, who really knows what the hell it is. Edmunds and other sites are reporting the shots they've got are of the… » 10/12/06 1:40pm 10/12/06 1:40pm

Over the Back Fence: GM's Bad Pontiac Vibes?

We got a strange e-mail filled with unsubstantiated yet plausable conjecture regarding the Pontiac Vibe. Of course we're going to publish it in its entirety for you, dear readers, to consider (or poop on). Taken one way, it's some good old GM bashing at its cattiest; taken another, it's an indication of how petty GM's… » 6/26/06 9:00am 6/26/06 9:00am

Pontiac's Wagon Versions to Go Vibe-bye; What of NUMMI?

According to AutoWeek, Pontiac is scaling back its Vibe line, discontinuing the GT and all-wheel-drive versions after the 2006 model year due to poor sales and changes in U.S. emissions standards. The Vibe, also sold as the Toyota Matrix, is the product of NUMMI, a joint-venture between GM and Toyota based in Fremont,… » 4/04/06 8:19am 4/04/06 8:19am