2017 Chevrolet Cruze hatchback
Motoring News, New models

Chevrolet introduces 2017 Cruze Hatch

DUE ON GLOBAL MARKETS IN LATE 2016: It’s the Chevrolet Cruze hatchback, built on the same architecture as the sedan but, in our opinion, much better-looking. Image: Chevrolet US DETROIT, Michigan – Chevrolet has introduced the 2017 Cruze hatchback ahead of its debut at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. The car was,… Continue reading Chevrolet introduces 2017 Cruze Hatch

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Mid-engined Stingray puts Chev on a new styling track

OSHAWA. Ontario – Chevrolet says it has fulfilled a long-term promise based on its Corvette sport cars with the introduction of a mid-engined 2020 Stingray Corvette. General Motors president Mark Reus told The Corner in a media release: “Corvette has always represented the pinnacle of innovation and boundary-pushing at GM but the traditional front-engined vehicle has… Continue reading Mid-engined Stingray puts Chev on a new styling track

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Road-tripping: Ride into auto history at 2019 Nasrec Classics

Yesterday’s supercars on show at Nasrec One day only – if you’re a car fan, be there! It might be midwinter – but get out there JOHANNESBURG, Gauteng – The 2019 mid-winter version of the Classic Car Show at the Nasrec Expo Centre south-west of Johannesburg on July 7 will cover a number of milestones… Continue reading Road-tripping: Ride into auto history at 2019 Nasrec Classics

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Chev US making teens buckle-up – or go nowhere

Chev enables checking on your teens Road-safety feature keeps mom in mind Buckle-up guys, or you’re going nowhere DETROIT, Michigan – Chevrolet has introduced what it claims is an industry-first ‘Buckle to Drive’ feature that reminds young drivers to belt-up before driving. The system, standard in some Chevrolet models in the US, prevents the gear-shifter… Continue reading Chev US making teens buckle-up – or go nowhere

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10-speed auto gives extra clout to Chevy’s Camaro

Extra gears ‘mean faster lap times’ Uprated suspenson for greater grip Extra luxury goodies for the Camaro cabin DETROIT, Michigan – The 2019 Camaro ZL1 1LE, said to be the fastest, most track-capable, Camaro yet, will from late in February be offered in the US with an industry-leading 10-speed auto transmission. Chevrolet’s engineers are said… Continue reading 10-speed auto gives extra clout to Chevy’s Camaro

Bakkies, Buyers' advice, Chevrolet, Motoring News, opel

Will crime cause demise of SA’s much-loved bakkie?

Car or bakkie – which makes more sense? Working space, 600kg load, safely locked in More versatility than SA’s beloved trucks FOR GENERATIONS South Africa has been bakkie crazy – many of us grew up with a light truck in the driveway and many businesses needing a versatile workhorse/delivery vehicle chose a bakkie. Opel’s Corsa,… Continue reading Will crime cause demise of SA’s much-loved bakkie?

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New Chevy Corvette drop-top to dock at LA Auto show

Chev Corvette: ‘It’s a supercar in all respects’ It’s still the Corvette Coupe – but roofless Wings take top speed way beyond 300km/h LOS ANGELES, California – Chevrolet has dropped the top on the 2019 Corvette ZR1 with the global introduction of the ZR1 convertible, the first ZR1 drop-top since the original 1970 ZR1. The… Continue reading New Chevy Corvette drop-top to dock at LA Auto show

BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION: Subaru has been selling cars for almost 50 years - the party will be in February 2018. Image: Subaru America / Newspress
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Classics for Christmas! Nasrec fest for the beautiful cars

December date for Gauteng’s biggest classic-car event Live music, helicopter rides, prawn fest too More Kombis than you ever remembered JOHANNESBURG, South Africa – The Classic Car Show (Summer Edition) is once gain set to go at the Nasrec Expo Centre, south-west of Johannesburg, and expectations are that it will be the biggest yet. The… Continue reading Classics for Christmas! Nasrec fest for the beautiful cars

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What women want! Impala is top, Mustang is hot

Lady drivers muscling in on muscle cars Animals favourite: Impalas and Mustangs ‘Supernatural’ fans  PHOENIX, Arizona – The 1967 Chevrolet Impala is the most searched-for collectors car among á growing audience of female American enthusiasts, according to a report from ClassicCars.com. The Impala, revered among classic-car aficionados, has traditionally been a top-searched vehicle on ClassicCars.com.… Continue reading What women want! Impala is top, Mustang is hot

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Striking! Cobra Club aims to be out en-masse at Tambo

Come check the venom of 100 Cobras Annual classic day for classic-cars rumble Cobra Club aiming for a century of muscle JOHANNESBURG, South Africa – The Cobra Club of South Africa will host its annual Concourse Day at Emperor’s Palace, Kempton Park, on Sunday August 20 with, it’s hoped, a record 100-car entry. The show… Continue reading Striking! Cobra Club aims to be out en-masse at Tambo