|PATRÓN ENDURANCE CUP HEADS SOUTH TO SEBRING RACEWAY: TOGETHER AFTER 17 YEARS DAYTONA, SEBRING ON SAME SCHEDULEFast Facts|
TUDOR United SportsCar Championship
Next Race: Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring Fueled by Fresh From Florida
The Place: Sebring International Raceway
The Date: Saturday, March 15
The Time: 10:15 a.m. (ET)
TV: FOX Sports 1, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. (ET); 1 p.m. – 10:30 p.m., IMSA.com
Race Length: 12 Hours
Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge
Next Race: Sebring 200
The Place: Sebring International Raceway
The Date: Friday, March 14
The Time: 1....
|AUCTION OF FIRST 2015 CHEVROLET CORVETTE Z06 TO BENEFIT KARMANOS CANCER INSTITUTEDETROIT – The first retail production 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06, the most track-capable Corvette in the brand's history, will be auctioned to benefit the Karmanos Cancer Institute. The Barrett-Jackson auction house will offer the supercar during its Collector Car Auction in Palm Beach, Fla., on April 12.|
The auction extends General Motors' long-standing support of the Karmanos Cancer Institute, one of 41 National Cancer Institute-designated comprehensive cancer centers in the country....
|ENGINEERING, ADVANCED MATERIALS HELP SLIM DOWN COLORADO◾New midsize pickup is 880 to 1,400 pounds lighter than full-size pickups|
◾Lightweight high-strength steels, aluminum, play key roles in mass reduction
DETROIT – Proving there is more than one way shed pounds, the 2015 Chevrolet Colorado uses engineering techniques and lightweight materials to create true pickup capability in a mass-efficient midsize package.
The 2015 Colorado 4x4 crew cab, expected to be the most popular version of the new trucks, weighs 880 to 1,400 less than a f....
|CHEVROLET BRINGS THE NOISE AT SOUTH BY SOUTHWEST• 18 fresh musical acts take the stage in 'Live Music Capital of the World'|
AUSTIN, Texas – South by Southwest® Music attendees can turn up the volume beginning Wednesday, March 12 with three consecutive nights of official music festival showcases highlighting 18 exclusive performances at Chevrolet Courtyard at Cedar Street located at 208 W. 4th Street.
'South by Southwest's music festival gives concert-goers an unforgettable experience and allows us to showcase the in-vehicl....
|FIVE REASONS SILVERADO V6 IS THE LITTLE ENGINE THAT CANDETROIT –Largely because of the strength and refinement of the new EcoTec3 V-6, sales of V-6 Silverados account for 20 percent of light-duty pickup sales, up from about 5 percent for the previous model.|
1) Purpose built for pickup use, with class-leading standard torque and towing
The Silverado standard 4.3L EcoTec3 V-6 has one purpose – providing budget-conscious pickup customers a great standard engine. Its large 4.3-liter displacement provides class-leading torque (305 lb-....
|2015 CHEVROLET TAHOE AND SUBURBAN PRICING ANNOUNCEDDETROIT – Chevrolet is looking to continue its full-size utility leadership position with the introduction of the all-new 2015 Chevrolet Tahoe and Suburban. Combined Chevrolet and GMC share almost 74 percent market share of the large utility segment, with Tahoe the segment leader.|
The all-new Chevrolet Tahoe and Suburban have been designed to be more functional and refined, while offering more safety features and a greater range of advanced technologies for today's connected customers.....
|Three of Eight Corvettes Removed from Museum Sinkhole• Remaining five buried classics expected to be removed over next 60 days|
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – Three of eight historic Corvettes that fell into a sinkhole under the National Corvette Museum last month are back on solid ground following delicate removal techniques on Monday and Tuesday.
'The recovery of the first three cars went flawlessly, and the cars are in remarkably good shape,' said John Spencer, manufacturing integration manager for Corvette. Spencer. 'Unfortunately, t....
|AND NOW THERE ARE THREE...At a press conference hosted by Bridgestone Corporation and the New York International Auto Show at the Geneva International Motor Show, the top three finalists for the World Car of the Year, World Luxury Car, World Performance Car, World Green Car and World Car Design of the Year awards were announced today.|
The overall winners in all categories will be declared at the New York International Auto Show on Thursday, April 17, 2014.
World Car of the Year
From an initial entry lis....
|GM's U.S. Dealers Delivered 222,104 Vehicles in FebruaryPassenger Cars Sales up 8 percent, paced by Buick and Chevrolet|
DETROIT – General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) dealers delivered 222,104 vehicles in the United States in February 2014. Total sales were down 1 percent compared with a year ago, beating outside expectations. Retail and fleet sales were both down 1 percent. GM increased its sales from January 2014 by 30 percent, more than 10 percentage points better than the industry as a whole.
'Weather continued to impact the industry....
|Out of Sinkhole, ZR-1 ‘Blue Devil' Drives in MuseumTwo of eight historic Corvettes pulled from 30-foot deep hole|
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – The recovery of eight historic Corvettes that fell into a sinkhole under the National Corvette Museum last month began Monday with the successful extraction of the 2009 Chevrolet Corvette ZR-1 'Blue Devil.' The car was able to be driven 20 feet to the doorway of the museum's Skydome.
Based on initial inspection, the ZR-1 sustained minimal damage, despite falling nearly 30 feet when the hole ope....
|Chevrolet Performance Enhances 2014 NHRA ContingencyBrand supports loyal racers – including those winning with COPO Camaros|
DETROIT – It can pay to run Chevrolet Performance parts in drag racing. Competitors who use parts and display the brand's decal on their race cars are eligible for contingency payouts in many NHRA classes.
COPO Camaro racers who win in NHRA's Mellow Yellow Series – in Super Stock and Stock classes – are eligible for $1,500 payout. The runner up will receive a $1,200payout, a $450 increase from 2013. New....
|Modified Chevrolet Bowtie Makes Z/28 Even CoolerTraditional badge modified in the name of all-out track performance.|
DETROIT – In developing the 2014 Camaro Z/28, the team scrutinized every component looking for ways to improve track performance, lap after lap. Even the iconic Chevrolet bowtie faced audit.
During aerodynamics testing, Powertrain Cooling Development engineer Richard Quinn noticed that the bowtie on the Z/28's grill was displacing air away from the radiator, which can impact engine cooling – an important asp....
|Headliners Abound At Mecum's Houston AuctionApril 10-12 Collector Car Auction Set to Feature Several Vintage Greats|
Walworth, WI - February 24, 2014 -- Mecum Auctions will amass a 1,000-car offering encompassing coveted collector cars from all genres at Houston's Reliant Center this April 10-12. With outstanding headliners ranging from American and European racers, to Pre-War Classics and Corvettes, Mecum's third annual event is certain to be more than memorable.
The Houston event will make its way into nearly 80 milli....
|CHEVROLET TO SHOWCASE ASPIRING FILMMAKER DURING OSCARS®• South Korean filmmaker won Chevrolet and MOFILM film program|
DETROIT – 'Masterpiece,' a film submitted by South Korean independent filmmaker Jude Chun, will air during The Oscars ceremony on ABC on Sunday, March 2 at 7 p.m. EST. The spot beat out 72 submissions by independent filmmakers from around the world in the Chevrolet and MOFILM Oscars film program.
The 60-second film, created with the support of Eunhae Cho and Sunyoung Hwang, features the 2014 Chevrolet Cruze. The s....
|GM EXPANDS IGNITION SWITCH RECALL◾Chevrolet HHR, Pontiac Solstice, and Saturn Ion and Sky included|
◾Company Launches Process Review
DETROIT – General Motors is expanding the recall of certain 2003-2007 model year vehicles to correct a condition with the ignition switch that may allow the key to unintentionally move or switch to the 'accessory' or 'off' position, turning off the engine and most of the electrical components on the vehicle.
In addition to 2005-2007 Chevrolet Cobalts and Pontiac G5 and Pontiac Pursui....