OnStar Spreads Holiday Cheer

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OnStar subscribers can get in the Christmas spirit during holiday travel across the U.S., Canada and Mexico by pushing their blue button to learn Santa Claus’ whereabouts between Christmas Eve and Christmas morning. Continue reading

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New Teen Driver Safety Feature To Debut In 2016

Picture this:

Your newly licensed teen comes running up to you wanting to go hang out with so and so and there’s a big party going on that they OBVIOUSLY can’t miss but they promise they’re just driving friends and will be smart. So you let them go, now what? Sitting at home worrying until all hours of the night is exhausting. It would be so much easier if you could monitor their driving from home. Things like speed, seat belt checks, and distance driven. Well… what if I told you that was all possible? Continue reading

The 2016 Motor Trend Car Of The Year Is…

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Before we started, had you asked any of us nine judges if the 2016 Chevrolet Camaro had a snowball’s chance in Hyundai’s desert proving grounds of winning our 2016 Car of the Year honors, almost all of us would have said no. Most of us would have been surprised to even see the Camaro as a finalist. Except for Angus MacKenzie, who told me: “On paper it looked strong against a number of the criteria. If it drove well, it was in with a real shot.” May we all be as wise. Still, it’s a flippin’ Camaro, man, forever destined to live in the shadow of the horsey from Dearborn, the Ford Mustang. The other ponycar as our Car of the Year? Fat chance. Continue reading

The 2016 Motor Trend Truck Of The Year Is…

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In case you’re not a frequent reader of this magazine or have fast-forwarded through every commercial break over the past dozen months, the new-for-2015 Colorado midsize pickup was the well-deserved recipient of our 2015 Truck of the Year award. Chevy took a swing at building the ultimate midsize truck from the ground up, and lo and behold, it connected. At this point, you might be wondering, how’d it get back in contention just one year later? How the heck did it win … again? Continue reading