2017 Chevrolet Bolt gets mighty real

What would convince you that an electric car suits you, your garage, and your lifestyle? How many miles must it go between charges? How much storage space and passenger capacity would be required? What must it cost for you to…

Oh brother, where art thou: the return of the Chevrolet Trailblazer

The 2017 Detroit Auto Show featured a plethora of exciting vehicles, including many from Chevrolet. Its parent company, General Motors, rose from the ashes of its 2009 bankruptcy/bailout a few brands lighter, with a renewed goal to tighten the lineups…

2016 Chevy Colorado 4WD Crew Z71 sounds & drives like a brute (grrr!)

I really enjoyed driving the 2016 Chevy Colorado.  Though not an inspiring name (if you’re from the state of Colorado), the truck is inspiring from a driving perspective.  This truck is easy to drive, and in many ways it gives…

Does the 2016 Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid have whip appeal?

Chevy’s practical midsized 2016 Malibu Hybrid is hotter, more upscale and has the mouthwatering must-haves that a family would want in a sedan–reliability, comfort, eye-catching looks, peppy performance, cavernous innards and penny-pinching fuel savings at the pumps. The Malibu has…

2016 Chevrolet Cruze: It’s no cruise missile but not your mema’s Nova either

“Baseball, hotdogs, apple pie and Chevrolet!” It was a great jingle that cemented the association of the Chevrolet brand with the USA. Interestingly enough, outside of our borders the Cruze has rocketed to the top of the sales charts, knocking its…

2016 Chevrolet Volt: More refined & full of pleasant surprises

The auto industry certainly moves at a fast pace, but this week is the first time a test car has gone obsolete while I was driving it. It seems that Chevrolet is so eager to get the 2017 Volt out…

2016 Chevrolet Colorado: The Undiesel

Compact pickups have come a long way since the days of the Lil’ Hustler. You remember the Lil’ Hustler –the compact Datsun pickup which, along with the Toyota Hilux, created the market for compact pickups back in the 60s, to the…

2016 Chevy Volt: A nice electric car but make sure you have a garage to charge it

Anyone who has ever tried to eat healthy has experienced sticker shock. Healthy foods, unless you know how to shop and how to cook well, are expensive compared to the quick-n-easy junk food that ultimately satisfies hunger too. In the…

2016 Chevrolet Silverado: A fabulous truck for tops, bottoms, and the versatile

Back when you really could get a gallon of gas for less than a dollar, there were no trucks that could deliver average miles-per-gallon of 18 city / 24 highway, and if a car company claimed that, it was a…

Stylish 2016 Chevy Malibu channels power, safety, technology

Chevy Malibu is a storied nameplate, dating to 1964, with generations behind it – some icons and others less so. Two generations ago, Malibu debuted with elegant European styling, two-tone interiors, and clubroom rear legroom. Then, Chevrolet moved Malibu to…