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Highlights from the 2019 Detroit Auto Show, NAIAS | AutoVlog

Transcript:Chris: Welcome to the 2019 Detroit Auto Show. A lot of car companies didn't make it to the Motor City this year, but a few big reveals from the Big Three, not to mention Toyota and Kia, have still kept it pretty exciting. Let's go check them out.Chris: We're at Ford, checking out the new [...]

Here’s why manufacturers share platforms among different vehicles

A base Chevrolet Tahoe starts at $49,195. The cheapest Cadillac Escalade you can buy costs $76,490. These cars are built on the same platform, yet there's more than $27,000 between the two base prices. Add enough options to the Escalade and it can get expensive enough that a buyer could pick up two Tahoes for [...]

2019 Chevy Silverado Trail Boss recreated as life-size Lego model

Last year, Chevy brought a full-size Lego model of the Lego Batman Batmobile to the Detroit Auto Show. This year, the model is a little more relevant for consumers, since it's a 2019 Chevy Silverado 1500 LT Trail Boss. It has the same dimensions as a 2019 Trail Boss, but at 3,307 pounds, it's substantially [...]

VW may expand trade-in incentive program in Germany

BERLIN — German carmaker Volkswagen is examining whether to extend trade-in incentives to owners of older vehicles in all of Germany, extending the program beyond the 15 most heavily polluted cities, a spokesman said on Friday.Under pressure to avert bans of diesel vehicles in key cities, carmakers have started offering trade-in incentives to encourage customers [...]

Chevrolet Corvette Special Edition set to debut in a week at Rolex 24

Chevrolet is planning on showing a Special Edition Corvette next Friday at the Rolex 24 at Daytona. That's right, the C7 isn't quite done giving us surprises yet. That said, it's extremely likely this is the last new version of the soon-to-be old C7. We know this will be happening due to a schedule of [...]

The Secure360 dash cam sees in every direction

Filed under: Videos,Technology,Autoblog Minute,Original Video It even has night vision.Continue reading The Secure360 dash cam sees in every direction The Secure360 dash cam sees in every direction originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 18 Jan 2019 18:30:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink |  Email this |  Comments Source link

2018 Kia Stinger GT long-term test update — hatchbacks are great

Our long-term 2018 Kia Stinger GT is a lovely sedan. We've talked a bit about what it's like to live with day-to-day and just how well the GT badge fits on a car like this. It's racked up more than 10,000 miles in the few months it's been in our fleet. I'm personally hoping we [...]