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Chevy Building Limited Run Of COPO Camaros

Chevy Building Limited Run Of COPO Camaros

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In 1969, some enterprising Chevrolet dealers realized that the Camaro could be ordered with the 427 cubic-inch V-8 from the Corvette via a Central Office Production Order (COPO). These “COPO”  Full Article »

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GM Suspends Production And Shipment Of Camaro ZL1

GM Suspends Production And Shipment Of Camaro ZL1

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If you were hoping to get your hands on a new Camaro ZL1 in the coming weeks, we’ve got some bad news for you: due to a “quality assessment,” GM  Full Article »

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GM Temporarily Halts Chevy Volt Production

GM Temporarily Halts Chevy Volt Production

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Despite Tim Allen’s insistence in a televised ad that the Chevy Volt was the car “America had to build,” it’s apparently not the car that Americans want to buy. Citing  Full Article »

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BMW Bidding On Saab: Report

BMW Bidding On Saab: Report

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Saabophiles, take heart: there is a chance, albeit a small one, that your beloved automaker could be sold to BMW. To preface this, it’s semi-important to have a little backstory  Full Article »

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Facing An Uncertain Future, Mazda Looks For Partners

Facing An Uncertain Future, Mazda Looks For Partners

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In the fiscal year that ends on March 31, Mazda Motor Corporation estimates it will lose some $1.29 billion due to declining sales and a strong Japanese yen. That makes  Full Article »

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Fisker Lays Off Workers, Attempts To Renegotiate DoE Loans
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Fisker Lays Off Workers, Attempts To Renegotiate DoE Loans

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Extended-range-electric-luxury-sedan builder Fisker appears to have hit a speed bump on the road to success. Faced with back-to-back recalls on its Karma sedan and running short of funding, the start-up  Full Article »

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Honda Loses Civic Hybrid Lawsuit
Feb 2, 2012 ΞComments Off on Honda Loses Civic Hybrid Lawsuit

Honda Loses Civic Hybrid Lawsuit

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If you side with plaintiff and 2006 Honda Civic Hybrid owner Heather Peters, the automaker misled buyers in its claims that the 2006 Honda Civic Hybrid could return up to  Full Article »

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California To ‘Require’ Sales Of Electric And Plug-In-Hybrid Vehicles

California To ‘Require’ Sales Of Electric And Plug-In-Hybrid Vehicles

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Just when you thought that legislators in the Golden State had come to their senses, something happens to reaffirm our opinion that California may be the least-car-enthusiast-friendly state in the  Full Article »

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Video: Canada Cracks Down On Street Racing… Taxis?
Jan 27, 2012 ΞComments Off on Video: Canada Cracks Down On Street Racing… Taxis?

Video: Canada Cracks Down On Street Racing… Taxis?

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It’s a well known fact that our neighbors north of the border have very little sense of humor when it comes to street racing. In fact, those of us in  Full Article »

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Saab’s Ghost To Haunt The Beijing Motor Show
Jan 18, 2012 ΞComments Off on Saab’s Ghost To Haunt The Beijing Motor Show

Saab’s Ghost To Haunt The Beijing Motor Show

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Just when you thought that the sad ending of Saab was finally done, it looks like some of the brand’s GM-influenced models will be reborn under the Beijing Automotive Industry  Full Article »

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