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Free Press Car of the Year: 2016 Chevrolet Malibu

Posted By Charlie on Articles - The 2016 Chevrolet Malibu puts General Motors’ biggest brand back at the forefront of the challenging and competitive market for midsize sedans. The Malibu’s dynamic looks break the mold of its intentionally conservative predecessors and build on the design theme pioneered by the larger Impala without being repetitive. A roomy interior answers previous Malibus’ other greatest failing and offers features like Apple CarPlay, appealing materials and user-friendly controls.

2015 Chevrolet SS Second Test Review

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - What’s the most underrated car on the market? You’re never going to guess, so I’m just going to tell you: the Chevrolet SS with a manual transmission. The only other equally forgotten about new ride is the Ford Fiesta ST, but that’s a whole other story. (I own one. It’s awesome.) Now, I’m not saying there aren’t lots of other fantastic cars out there currently for sale. I am saying when’s the last time you saw a Chevy SS, let alone thought about one? Thing is, you should be thinking about the big four-door, five-passenger Chevy. Because it rocks.

Refresh restores Malibu’s relevance

Posted By Charlie on Articles - Wander around the elegant Stanford University campus and the streets of this town and you can almost sense the young, innovative minds at work. This is the “smart success” capital of the U.S., perhaps the world. And Chevrolet is hoping some of it rubs off as the GM brand launches its new Malibu sedan here.

SUV Review: 2016 Chevrolet Equinox LTZ

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The Chevrolet Equinox is the vehicular equivalent of that guy in your office who’s painfully humourless and utterly forgettable in his nondescript, off-the-rack-suit – but he’s punctual, reliable and his work habits are unquestionable. You’re not going to stand out from the crowd in a Chevy Equinox – in fact, if you’re looking for a getaway car, it’s the next best thing to invisibility.

Reader Review: 2016 GMC Terrain AWD Denali

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The GMC Terrain is GM’s second-best-selling crossover in the showroom. Not only that, the Terrain also attracts the highest number of female buyers, at 45 percent. The reason? GM says it’s because of the Terrain’s styling, updated for the 2016 model year with new front and rear fascias, and a power-dome hood design. Ruggedly handsome, anyone?

2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata Club Long-Term Arrival Review

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Imaginations have been running wild in the office since the arrival of our long-term 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata Club. “How are you going to modify it?" The strong desire to modify the Miata isn’t surprising. Its aftermarket support is huge and there are countless online forums buzzing with MX-5 enthusiasts who will relentlessly try to convince you that it’s totally OK to blow your next paycheck on a new set of fancy coilovers. Next thing you know, you’ll want to race it.

GM’s next-generation hybrid Volt plugs away

Posted By Charlie on Articles - The redesigned Volt is a city car, with 53 miles of all-electric-vehicle range before it has to fire up the range-extending 1.5-liter gas engine. That’s enough to cover Americans’ average daily commute (37 miles) with room to spare.