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Does Chevy upgrade the 2018 Trax sufficiently?

2018 Chevrolet Trax

2018 Chevrolet Trax Buying Advice This is the best subcompact crossover for you if you’re looking for a utility vehicle that acts more grown up than it might look. Trax is Chevrolet’s entry-level crossover and was among the initial entries ...

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Sport, power spiffs for 2018 Chevy Tahoe and Suburban

2018 Chevrolet Suburban

2018 Chevrolet Tahoe and Suburban Buying Advice These are the best full-size SUVs for you if power and refinement take precedence over third-row-seat passenger comfort. Lots of folks are OK with that tradeoff: the Chevrolet Tahoe and Suburban account for ...

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Hotter styling, hopped-up performance aim to keep 2018 Chevy Tahoe and Suburban relevant

2018 Chevrolet Suburban

What changes will make the 2018 Chevrolet Suburban and Tahoe different? Revised styling, upgraded transmissions, revamped feature packaging, and addition of a 420-horsepower high-performance version of the Tahoe. Also debuting will be Rally Sport Truck (RST) versions of both the ...

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Baby Silverado? 2018 Colorado facelift promises an image-upgrade for Chevy’s compact pickup

What changes will make the 2018 Chevrolet Colorado different? Revised styling and the possible proliferation of the eight-speed automatic transmission. Marking the midpoint in the lifecycle of Chevrolet’s compact-class pickup truck, these updates should help keep Colorado competitive until the ...

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After freshened styling and updated safety, the 2018 Chevrolet Trax faces tough new competition

2018 Chevrolet Trax

What changes will make the 2018 Chevrolet Trax different? Nothing of consequence because it’s coming off a model-year 2017 freshening. Those updates included revised styling, a revamped dashboard, and newly available safety and convenience features. The ’17 changes should sustain ...

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Pickup letdown: 2018 Silverado skates on special editions until aluminum-body 2018 redesign arrives

2017 Chevrolet Silverado

What changes will make the 2018 Silverado 1500 different? Only minor ones, given that this half-ton pickup truck is on track for a complete model-year 2019 redesign. Expect the ’18 Silverado 1500 to add a feature or two and maybe ...

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Segment’s sinking while Chevy Malibu rises. Are ’18 changes enough to sustain this Chevy’s ascent?

2018 Chevrolet Malibu

What changes will make the 2018 Chevrolet Malibu different? Nothing substantive, given timing that places this midsize sedan between a major redesign for 2016 and an expected freshening for 2019. Bringing sleeker styling, a roomier interior, more sophisticated powertrains (including ...

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Smaller, smarter, available with a diesel: fully redesigned 2018 Equinox takes a new direction

2018 Chevrolet Equinox

What changes will make the 2018 Chevrolet Equinox different? A full redesign makes this popular five-passenger crossover a bit smaller, gives it fresh styling, introduces a trio of new turbocharged four-cylinder engines, and adds safety features. Interior accommodations are likewise ...

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How does the 2017 Chevrolet Silverado handle in the snow?

Quite well, if you get one with 4WD and best if it’s equipped with all-season tires instead of all-terrain tires. The advantages of 4WD are pronounced when it comes to pickup trucks. With their heavy engine and transmission forward of ...

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All 2017 Silverados to upgrade with 8-speed automatic; what else might Chevy do?

2017 Chevrolet Silverado

What changes will make the 2017 Silverado 1500 different? New paint colors, repackaged options, and a complete phase-out of 6-speed automatic transmissions for more sophisticated 8-speed automatics. These 2017 updates will come on the heels of a substantial model-year 2016 ...

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Equinox evolution: 2017 is last stand for tweener size and V-6 power before radical redesign

What changes will make the 2017 Chevrolet Equinox different? None – and that’s evidently a bold assessment on our part, given widespread reports that the ’17 Equinox will be all-new and radically different. We believe the next-generation of this crossover SUV ...

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Great rental. Good enough to own? Malibu continues fight for respect in 2017

What changes will make the 2017 Chevrolet Malibu different? None, if any, since it’ll be in only its second season after a stem-to-stern model-year 2016 redesign. A new color choice or two and the remote possibility of some minor equipment shuffling ...

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Top 12 Things to Know Before You Buy a 2015 Chevrolet Trax

1. What’s new for 2015? General Motors is hoping shoppers will “make tracks” to their local Chevrolet dealer to check out this new-to-the-United-States small crossover. Trax joins the growing class of “subcompact” crossovers whose ranks include current and upcoming products, ...

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Top 12 Things to Know Before You Buy a 2016 Chevrolet Equinox

1. What’s new for 2016? Not quite as much as Chevrolet would like you to believe, although the styling is freshened styling, there’s more standard and optional equipment, and a few added interior enhancements. Unaltered are the basic engineering, four- ...

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Top 12 Things to Know Before You Buy a 2015 Chevrolet Colorado or GMC Canyon

What’s new for 2015? Everything. Originally developed for overseas markets, these new trucks join GM’s U.S. lineup for model-year 2015 to augment the larger, more expensive full-size Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra. They’re pitched as more fuel-efficient, more maneuverable alternatives ...

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Chevy makes Trax its hope for a 2016 impact on emerging SUV segment

What changes will make it different? Don’t expect many since this compact SUV has yet to come to the United Sates after being initially designed for the European and Asian markets. The most we might see is a very minor ...

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Should you commit to today’s Camaro or can Chevy make the all-new 2016 worth waiting for?

What changes will make it different? Many cars in recent years have grown in size, which isn’t necessarily a bad thing…unless it’s a muscle car. A larger size invariably means more weight; that compromises performance, and performance is everything where ...

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It’s not your dad’s Impala. It’s better. Check out 2016 plans for Chevy’s full-size four-door.

What changes will make it different? An entirely new version of the famous nameplate was introduced as a 2014 model year, and there isn’t too much wrong with it. Thus, model-year ’16 should bring only a refreshing. Why should I ...

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Chevy to upgrade successful Sonic with new features, styling for 2016

What changes will make it different? Considerable upgrades could be coming to this compact. There have been some spy shots circulating, but commentators seem divided as to whether they are of a Sonic, Cruze or even Volt, which suggests the ...

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Better fuel economy, hotter looks among Chevy’s 2016 updates for redesigned Spark

What changes will make it different? Information is lacking at the moment about this minicar, but model-year 2016 should bring an all-new version. It’s a little difficult to work out what will actually be available in the United States, as ...

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Chevrolet to Redesign Their Electric Car For ’16

What changes will make it different? Like a lot of concepts and prototypes, the exciting first incarnations of the Volt of 2007 looked significantly more futuristic than what actually went into production. Now the second generation is in development, so ...

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Chevrolet Redesigns The Equinox For ’16

What changes will make it different? The 2015 model year is still the second generation of this compact crossover, which has been on sale since 2009. After an apparent one-year delay, model-year 2016 will bring what should be an all-new, ...

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Will the Heavily Altered Chevrolet Cruze Continue the Success of Its Predecessor?

What changes will make it different? The model-year 2015 gets a minor facelift to hold us over until the all-new offering of this compact arrives for the ’16 model year. It turns out that there are going to be two ...

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Inexpensive But Quality. A New Look For GM

The Chevrolet Sonic for model-year 2014 is the best car for you if you need inexpensive transportation but don’t want a cheap car. Who says an American company can’t build a subcompact every bit as good as a Nissan, Hyundai ...

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The Tahoe and Yukon Can Seat 8 And Haul A House

The model-year 2015 Chevrolet Tahoe and GMC Yukon are the best SUVs for you if you wonder what it might be like had dinosaurs not gone extinct. Full-size, body-on-frame SUVs are the fossils of the automotive world. Built like trucks, ...

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Fast, At Least On the Info Superhighway: Malibu Gets 4G LTE Connectivity For 2015

What changes will make it different? The addition of high-speed 4G LTE connectivity and a built-in Wi-Fi hotspot will make this midsize car a mobile hub for the digitally inclined. A few new exterior color choices should round-out the short ...

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Small Car, Big Bandwidth: 4G LTE And Mobile Wi-Fi Hotspot — At No Extra Cost — Coming To This Solid Subcompact

What changes will make it different? Superfast connectivity and a car that’s a mobile Internet hotspot, thanks to addition of 4G LTE with built-in Wi-Fi to the standard OnStar assistance system. Giving the top-trim LTZ model more zip – on ...

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