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GM to slash platforms to four by 2025

General Motors CEO, Mary Barra, has committed the company to reducing its number of platforms to just four. While the eyes of the world were on Paris, over in Detroit Barra and her executive team were the headline act at an investor briefing session in Detroit. There she told Reuters, among others, that the company would slash its number of platforms from today's 26 to four by the year 2025...

Chevrolet Corvette Z06 can do 0-60mph sprint in 2.95 seconds

GM has announced the performance figures for the seventh-generation Chevrolet Corvette Z06 coupe. When fitted with the optional eight-speed automatic transmission and the Z07 performance package, the Z06 can race from 0-60mph (96km/h) in 2.95 seconds. The quarter mile (402m) dash takes just 10.95 seconds, at the end of which the car is running at 204km/h...

2016 Chevrolet Camaro spied for the first time

The 2016 Chevrolet Camaro has been spied for the first time, giving us our first look at the sixth-generation ‘pony car’ that will go head-to-head with the new Ford Mustang. The next-gen Camaro – codenamed ‘A1BC’ – will be new from the ground up, trading its ageing, Australian-engineered Zeta architecture underpinnings for a version of the newer, lighter Alpha rear-wheel-drive chassis shared with the Cadillac ATS and CTS models...

Chevrolet Adra concept : Holden designers play crucial role in new mini SUV

Holden played a crucial role in the new Chevrolet Adra concept SUV that has been revealed ahead of the Delhi auto show. The new model has been designed as a global concept, with GM India initiating the conception, design and development of the car while Holden supported the development of the Adra concept, and also built the showcar in Australia...

Chevrolet Corvette Z06 revealed with 466kW/861Nm supercharged V8

The all-new Chevrolet Corvette Z06 is ready to take on Europe's best supercars, powered by a supercharged V8 engine for the first time. Touted as Chevrolet's "most track-capable Corvette ever", the new Z06 has been unveiled at today’s Detroit auto show with the news that it will not only feature a supercharged engine for the first time, but also a newly developed eight-speed paddle-shifted automatic transmission and a removable carbonfibre roof panel...

Chevrolet Corvette Z06 : performance flagship leaked

The first images of the new Chevrolet Corvette Z06 have leaked online hours ahead of its official unveiling at the Detroit auto show, revealing interior and exterior styling of the most performance focused variant yet. Based on the all-new seventh-generation Chevrolet Corvette unveiled at last year’s Detroit show, the Z06 is the most aggressive Corvette model, sitting above the 343kW/630Nm Z51 and standard 339kW/624Nm Stingray...

Chevrolet Corvette Z06 teased, confirmed for Detroit auto show

The "most track-capable Corvette ever" will be revealed next month when the all-new Chevrolet Corvette Z06 makes its world premiere at January’s Detroit auto show. Spied testing in heavy camouflage in September, the Chevrolet Corvette Z06 will sit atop the new seventh-generation Corvette range, ahead of the Z51 and standard Stingray (pictured below)...

Chevrolet Corvette Stingray: Euro-spec muscle car tackles Nurburgring

The European version of the Chevrolet Corvette Stingray is undergoing testing at Germany's Nurburgring just ahead of its expected on-sale. The US manufacturer says a team of its technical experts led by Chevrolet Europe technical manager Patrick Herrman are currently assessing two Corvette Stingray coupes in Europe, with both cars being driven on track and on road...

Chevrolet SS: US Commodore export numbers could be less than 2000 per annum

Export sales of the Holden Commodore to the United States could be less than 2000, according to the marketing manager responsible for the model that will become the Chevrolet SS. Holden insiders told CarAdvice last year it was planning to ship a few thousand Commodores to North America annually and admitted it was only “a limited production derivative”, but Chevrolet has revealed only 900 SS models will be shipped initially from Australia for the December on-sale...

Chevrolet Corvette Z06: hardcore twin-turbo 'Vette in the works

A high-performance variant of the all-new Chevrolet Corvette is reportedly under development, with a twin-turbo V8 powerplant rumoured to be at its heart. Car and Driver reports an upcoming Chevrolet Corvette Z06 model based on the seventh-generation Corvette Stingray (pictured below) could trade the standard car’s 339kW/624Nm naturally aspirated 6...

Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Z51: 3.8sec 0-100km/h, 12sec quarter mile

Performance figures for the Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Z51 have been officially released. Chevrolet says with an optional performance package fitted, its new Chevrolet Corvette Stingray is capable of accelerating from 0-100km/h in 3.8 seconds, braking from 100km/h-0 in 32.6m, sustaining a cornering force of 1...