Why wanna have a Chevy Impala when you can have the Chevy Opala?

There are over 50 million cars cruising and crashing on Brazilian streets at the moment. Most are looking boring, some look promising. In 2010 the General Motors Corporation had a market share in Brazil of about 20 percent, as much as Volkswagen. As one of the largest manufacturers on this earth with a broad range of… » 3/10/15 4:56am 3/10/15 4:56am

The Phantom of General Motors

When thinking about concept cars in general, not just referring to General Motors, you often see the hottest and wildest thoughts put on wheels for the motor show floor – but when it comes to the final product the designers lose their courage it is the bean counters that destroy these visions. In the end we finally… » 1/19/15 9:23am 1/19/15 9:23am

Once upon a time… Station Wagon-Corvette

As promised I will go on with my new Jalopnik-section talking about the most beautiful concept cars built by General Motors a long time ago. Today we want to look at some cool stuff based on the 1st Gen-Corvette. Ladies and Gentlemen – the Corvette Station Wagon. » 1/15/15 3:17am 1/15/15 3:17am

If it is not good for the tranny: Why is my factory-spec Audi A3 Sportback - when used in "Eco-Mode" on Drive-Select - going into "Sailing Mode", meaning it coasts in neutral and gets into gear back again as soon as I hit the gas again? » 10/17/14 4:27am 10/17/14 4:27am