General Motors

Superchips announces Astra OPC ‘plug and go’ ECU tune

Jul 31, 2013

British engine computer tuning company Superchips has announced a tune for the cracking Opel Astra OPC, called the Vauxhall Astra VXR in the UK. Two states of tune are on offer, depending on how quick...

1000hp Innotech Aspiron making debut at Goodwood Festival

Jul 03, 2013

A small niche vehicle maker called Innotech will debut the new Aspiron track-day racer at the Goodwood Festival of Speed this year. The car features an open front wheel design with a strict two-seater cabin....

GM and Honda to co-develop hydrogen fuel cell technologies

Jul 02, 2013

General Motors and Honda have announced they will be joining forces to co-develop new hydrogen fuel cell technologies for future vehicles. The long-term agreement hopes to see the technologies made available on the market by...

2013 International Engine of the Year winners announced

Jun 06, 2013

It’s that time of year again. The 2013 International Engine of the Year Awards have been announced, with some of last year’s winners carrying over various crowns, and some newcomers making their mark. Taking home...

Video: 2014 Holden VF SS Ute spotted testing on the Nurburgring

Apr 26, 2013

It seems General Motors recently had a bit of a field day at the Nurburgring in Germany. No less than three new V8 performance models from GM have just been spotted at the famous track,...

Video: 2014 Chevrolet Camaro Z/28 going for ‘Ring record?

Apr 17, 2013

Chevrolet has been spotted testing a prototype version of the hot new 2014 Chevrolet Camaro Z/28 performance model around the Nurburgring . The new variant was unveiled at the New York Auto Show last month....

2014 Chevrolet Camaro SS to be unveiled at New York show

Mar 21, 2013

Chevrolet will unveil the facelifted version of the Camaro muscle car. Called the 2014 Chevrolet Camaro SS, the updated model will come with revised styling and could come in various new engine trim levels. One...

2014 Cadillac CTS gets new twin turbo V6, 2017 Commodore?

Mar 19, 2013

GM’s Cadillac has revealed its new 3.6-litre twin-turbo V6 petrol engine that will power the upcoming 2014 Cadillac CTS. Although the engine is quite powerful and interesting, the question on everyone’s mind is will this...

Video: 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray engineering detailed

Feb 18, 2013

Chevrolet has released an interesting video showcasing the engineering that went into developing the hot new 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray. The video goes into detail surrounding the development and manufacturing of the powertrain, suspension and...

2013 Holden VF Commodore to be unveiled February 10

Feb 01, 2013

Holden will reveal the all-new 2013 Holden VF Commodore in a public unveiling in Melbourne next Sunday. The new model will be the most technologically advanced Commodore ever, showcasing big steps forward in design and...

Toyota takes worldwide sales crown for 2012

Jan 29, 2013

Toyota has outsold the leading carmakers for the 2012 worldwide overall sales crown. Statistics from the company have just been released, putting it ahead of top-sellers General Motors and Volkswagen Group. Toyota, including Lexus, Hino...

2013 Holden VF Commodore a “four-door Corvette”

Dec 17, 2012

In the US, an all-new sedan will debut next year called the Chevrolet SS. It will be the company’s only high performance sedan in its showroom, and it will be produced right here in Australia...