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Chevrolet Cruze Hatchback Confirmed By General Motors CFO For U.S. Market

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - 40 percent of buyers choosing the Ford Focus in the U.S. opt for the hatchback variant of the compact car from the blue oval, and analysts forecast a more than five-percent growth in the hatchback market by 2018. General Motors will not be left out of the game and, during a presentation to investors at the Citi 2015 Industrials Conference in Boston, GM CFO, John Stapleton, confirmed a next-generation Chevrolet Cruze hatchback, based on the all-new 2016 Chevrolet Cruze, will grace the U.S. market, according to The Detroit News.

VW Drops Plans For 10-Speed DSG Dual-Clutch Transmission: Report

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - A number of automakers are offering nine-speed automatic transmissions, and soon major American players Ford Motor Company [NYSE:F] and General Motors Company [NYSE:GM] will roll out a 10-speed auto they’ve jointly developed.

Delphi, GM ready advanced cylinder deactivation

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - An advanced, fast-acting cylinder deactivation system expected to be launched within five years -- probably by General Motors -- could revolutionize gasoline internal combustion engines by firing only the number of cylinders needed.

Next-Generation Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 Caught Out for Testing Again

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - While the world’s attention is focused on the 2015 Frankfurt auto show, our spy photographers have captured something interesting of a more American variety. Out for testing on a track wearing just a simple visual camouflage wrap is the new Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 stretching its legs in the rain.