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Truck Comparison: Chevy Silverado 1LZ vs Chevy Silverado 2LZ

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If you want a powerful, comfortable truck, the Chevy Silverado is a great choice. You’ll get a pickup that can tow, carry, go off-road, and even handle daily commuting. So you know you need a Silverado, but which one should you choose? BROWSE OUR CHEVY SILVERADO 1500 INVENTORY Two of the most popular trim packages […]

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GM Announces the Future of Small Engines

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General Motors has taken the wraps off three newly-developed engines, showing the future of fuel-efficient engines across the globe. These engines will initially be offered in Asia and Europe, and will eventually make their way into vehicles right here in Cedar Rapids.

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The All-New 2015 Chevy Suburban is Available Now!

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The 2015 Chevy Suburban LTZ is available for Cedar Rapids and Iowa City drivers. We currently have two of these vehicles heading for our location, and you will be able to come out for a free test drive. Both of these vehicles have 4WD, a 5.3L engine, and jet black leather interior, giving drivers a […]

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Flying Camaro: How Chevy Engineers Designed the Z/28 for Liftoff

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The Chevy Camaro Z/28 is easily one of the most track-capable cars available. Powerful engines and enhanced driving dynamics have made it a favorite for racing and sports car enthusiasts. But as impressive as the Z/28 is, the engineers noticed a small issue: when the vehicle leaves the ground during track tests, the vehicle starts […]

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Chevy SS Takes 2nd Consecutive Daytona 500

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The Chevy SS has won its 2nd consecutive Daytona 500, taking the championship in both races since the performance car debuted at last year’s event. Dale Earnhardt Jr., driver of the #88 car, took the checkered flag in an extended race that saw rain delays, collisions, and plenty of excitement.

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Corvette Stingray Getting Innovative Performance Data Recorder

Performance Data Recorder for the 2015 Corvette Stingray

We all know the new Corvette Stingray is a fast, nimble, and impressive performance car, but just how fast is it? Now you (and all your friends) can know precisely how well your Corvette is doing by recording and sharing performance video with embedded data thanks to the Performance Data Recorder (PDR), which will be […]

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General Motors Invests $1.3 Billion to Upgrade Plants and Create Jobs

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General Motors, maker of Chevrolet vehicles, has announced an investment of nearly $1.3 billion dollars to upgrade plants across 3 different states. These enhancements will help GM produce new fuel-efficient engines and transmissions while improving vehicle quality and streamline logistics. According to a press release from GM, the investments will create or retain around 1,000 […]

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Silverado, Corvette Stingray Named Finalists for Major Award

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The Chevrolet Corvette Stingray and Silverado 1500 have been named finalists for the 2014 North American Car and Truck of the Year. The 2014 awards will be announced on January 13th during a special press conference before the North American International Auto Show in Detroit.

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2014 Chevy Corvette Stingray Lands in Car and Driver’s “10Best”

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The 2014 Chevy Corvette Stingray, already a fan favorite and media darling, has earned a spot among Car and Driver’s “10Best”. Many factors lead to the all-new Corvette’s inclusion, but none were more important than the advanced chassis that makes the sports car a fluid and responsive track monster.

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Explaining the “Ackermann Effect” in the 2014 Corvette Stingray

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If you take the all-new Stingray for a drive, you may notice something before you even leave the parking lot. This little something may seem like a defect, but it’s not. It’s called the “Ackermann Effect”, and although the issue was resolved 200 years ago, Chevy left it alone on the Corvette. The reason? It’s […]

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