|2016 CHEVROLET CRUZE FEATURES NEW ECOTEC ENGINES|
|New engine family, 6T35 transmission balance power, efficiency and refinement
DETROIT – The 2016 Chevrolet Cruze is powered by General Motors' new, global family of Ecotec small-displacement engines, featuring a modular architecture that is easier to build and adaptable to global markets, while offering customers segment-challenging efficiency, refinement and durability.
In North America, the Cruze is offered with a new Ecotec 1.4L turbocharged engine that features direct inj...[Read more...]|
|2015 Chevrolet Performance Catalog Packed with New Parts|
|• New Z/28 parts, LT1/LTG crate engines, manual-trans install kits, stage kits featured|
LAS VEGAS – The all-new 2015 Chevrolet Performance catalog is the go-to resource for enthusiasts seeking to take their Chevy to higher levels of performance, with parts designed, engineered and tested by Chevrolet.
A broader range of Gen 5 Camaro performance parts based on the Z/28 and an LT1 crate engine package based on the 2015 Corvette Stingray highlight the new 400-page catalog, avail...[Read more...]
|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...[Read more...]|
|20 years of Audi Space Frame – it all started at the Frankfurt Motor Show|
|• Body concept has revolutionized lightweight automotive construction|
• Over 750,000 cars built using ASF construction principle
• New Audi A8 the benchmark in its class for low weight
Audi comes full circle at the Frankfurt Motor Show (IAA): Exactly 20 years ago the premium manufacturer presented the 'ASF'(Audi Space Frame) in Frankfurt – on a gleaming silver show car whose innovative aluminum body concept revolutionized lightweight automotive construction. When th...[Read more...]
|Mercedes-Benz at Pebble Beach: An Expression of Fascinating Design and Innovation|
|• Historical Tribute to SL: W194 Chassis No. 2, 7 and 11 among 300SL vehicles on display
• The Concept Style Coupé opens a new chapter and generation of Mercedes-Benz vehicles
• AMG 45 year anniversary highlights the pinnacle of performance and style
A tribute to Mercedes-Benz SL Roadsters is set for Pebble Beach weekend with three 1952 W194 vehicles among a mix of vintage and new vehicles bearing the three-pointed star that express the marque's breadth and depth of fascinating design and ...[Read more...]|