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General Motors (GM) has come out strong at the 2019 Shanghai motor show, unveiling a slew of new models including the new-generation Buick Encore and the Chevrolet Tracker...

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2020 Chevrolet Corvette confirmed for July 18 debut
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2020 Chevrolet Corvette confirmed for July 18 debut

General Motors has confirmed the eighth-generation Chevrolet Corvette will be revealed in July, ahead of a North American market launch before the end of the year. We've seen countless spy photos of mid-engined prototypes and heard plenty of rumours regarding what form the new car will take, and from the attached images of the camouflaged vehicle, we can see the new Corvette will indeed be mid-engined...


Chevrolet Tracker, Trailblazer teased ahead of Shanghai debut
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Chevrolet Tracker, Trailblazer teased ahead of Shanghai debut

Chevrolet China has released a shadowy teaser image for the new Tracker and Trailblazer SUVs, ahead of a full unveiling at Auto Shanghai in the coming weeks. Not much has been divulged in the company's press release, though it has confirmed the names for both new models, and that both vehicles will "adopt GM's latest propulsion, intelligent connectivity and safety technologies"...


2020 Chevrolet Captiva revealed in Bangkok
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2020 Chevrolet Captiva revealed in Bangkok

Chevrolet has revealed the new Captiva at the 2019 Bangkok motor show in Thailand, scheduled to go on sale in the region later this year. UPDATE, 29/3/19: We've updated the article with details regarding the new Captiva's Chinese twin, the Baojun 530. See article for details...


2020 Holden Equinox spied
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2020 Holden Equinox spied

Photographers have snapped the first images of the facelifted Chevrolet Equinox this week, previewing what could be in store for the Holden-badged version in the next 12-18 months. Compared to the model currently on sale, the updated Equinox gets new front and rear treatments, with a revised face inspired by the larger Blazer...


2020 Chevrolet Tracker leaked, is this the new Holden Trax?
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2020 Chevrolet Tracker leaked, is this the new Holden Trax?

The all-new 2020 Chevrolet Tracker has been leaked alongside the 2020 Buick Encore in a series of images out of China, giving us a first look at GM's new compact crossover. First teased during a product presentation in January, these new images posted to Carscoops and GM Authority show the new Tracker and Encore, which are both longer and wider than the current Trax...


2020 Chevrolet Corvette delayed over chassis flex - report
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2020 Chevrolet Corvette delayed over chassis flex - report

The eighth-generation Chevrolet Corvette will shift from its traditional front-engine rear-wheel drive setup to a mid-engine layout. Initially expected debut in the early part of 2019, the radically redesigned sports car has reportedly been pushed back to the end of year...


Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 coming to Australia with 480kW
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Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 coming to Australia with 480kW

It's been the worst-kept secret in the industry, but we can finally officially reveal HSV will import and convert the Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 from April this year, with pricing to start from $159,990 before on-road costs...


2019 Chevrolet Camaro 2SS coming to Australia with manual option
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2019 Chevrolet Camaro 2SS coming to Australia with manual option

HSV has confirmed it'll bring the 2019 Chevrolet Camaro to Australia, complete with the option of a manual transmission and a higher $86,990 starting price before on-road costs. Headline news is the addition of a six-speed manual option to the Camaro, which now becomes the standard transmission. A 10-speed automatic is an option ($2200) and brings customisable launch control and line-lock...


2019 Ford Mustang GT v Chevrolet Camaro 2SS comparison
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2019 Ford Mustang GT v Chevrolet Camaro 2SS comparison

While we’ve said goodbye to the Commodore and Falcon, the muscle car war hasn’t died off completely. For the first time, it’s the traditional US rivals that square off Down Under, with the 2018 Chevrolet Camaro 2SS now on sale (albeit in limited numbers) alongside the 2018 Ford Mustang GT...


Detroit motor show: 10 of the worst concepts from history
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Detroit motor show: 10 of the worst concepts from history

The 2019 Detroit motor show didn’t deliver any concepts to send the world recoiling in horror, but its track record hasn’t always been clean. As a counterpoint to some of the best over the last 20 years, we’ve also dug up a few of the less agreeable stars to grace the Detroit stage...


2020 Holden Trax possibly teased during presentation
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2020 Holden Trax possibly teased during presentation

A vehicle we believe is the next-generation Chevrolet Trax was briefly teased during General Motors' financial presentation for 2019. Although the automaker didn't name the crossover, it does look to be significantly smaller than the Equinox and has many styling cues from the recently-revealed Blazer, especially its surfacing, side treatment and grille design...


Mark Reuss, former Holden chief, becomes president of GM
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Mark Reuss, former Holden chief, becomes president of GM

Mark Reuss, who was once the managing director of Holden, has been appointed as the president of General Motors, effectively immediately. He replaces Dan Ammann, who has been president since 2014. Ammann has stepped down to take control of Cruise, the company's autonomous driving division...


2020 Chevrolet Silverado HD revealed
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2020 Chevrolet Silverado HD revealed

Chevrolet has pulled back what must have been a very, very big sheet on its 2020 Silverado 2500HD, with a new look designed to better separate it from the 'regular duty' Silverado 1500 launched earlier this year. It's huge, folks. There's a bit going on here, but we're going to start with the styling...


GM to close up to five factories in the US, slash jobs
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GM to close up to five factories in the US, slash jobs

General Motors has announced plans to reduce salaried staff in the US by 15 per cent, and could close up to five factories there. The company has "unallocated" production from three car factories (Oshawa, Detroit-Hamtramck and Lordstown), and two engine and transmission plants (Baltimore and Warren) after 2019...


Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 race parts revealed
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Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 race parts revealed

Chevrolet has revealed its answer to the Ford F-150 Raptor, with a raft of race-ready upgrades for its Colorado ZR2 pickup truck. Developed by Chevrolet Performance engineering, as part of a collaboration with Multimatic and Hall Racing, the parts are designed to make the ZR2 ready to tackle the Baja 1000 desert race...


General Motors not keen on electric or autonomous pickups
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General Motors not keen on electric or autonomous pickups

General Motors is planning to introduce 20 new electric cars over the next five years, but an electric pickup truck isn't part of the plan. Mike Abelson, GM vice president of global strategy, told The Detroit Free Press the company believes it will "lead the industry" in electric vehicles at some point in the next decade...


2018 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD recalled
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2018 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD recalled

Holden Special Vehicles (HSV) has recalled the 2018 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD over concerns about the park brake cable. According to the importer the fitting at the end of the cable might become detached during use, posing a risk of the park brake releasing unexpectedly. A total of 107 units are included in the campaign – a VIN list is attached here...


2018 Chevrolet Camaro 2SS review
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2018 Chevrolet Camaro 2SS review

The Chevy Camaro is now available through HSV's dealer network, giving muscle car buyers another option in this post-Maloo/GTS world. The RHD conversion is top-notch, but also means it costs much more than a Mustang.


Chevrolet Camaro eCOPO: Electric drag racer unveiled
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Chevrolet Camaro eCOPO: Electric drag racer unveiled

Developed in conjunction with Hancock and Lane Racing, a team specialising electric drag racing, the Chevrolet Camaro eCOPO concept has an electric motor making over 522kW (700hp) of power, and 813Nm of torque. Chevrolet estimates the eCOPO can blast through the quarter mile (400m) in around 9.0 seconds, although the company admits testing is still ongoing...