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GM Opens New IT Innovation Center in Michigan

Approximately 1,500 high-tech jobs to be created DETROIT – General Motors is opening an Information Technology Innovation Center in Warren, Mich., and expects to hire up to 1,500 high-tech employees over the next several years to support the company’s new approach to IT services. The GM Michigan Innovation Center is the second of four planned […]

Miles Ahead Teen Driving Intensive – Attention Young Drivers

DID YOU KNOW? A. Motor vehicle crashes are the leading cause of death among American teenagers B. A 16 year-old is 20 times more likely to be killed in a car crash than an adult C. The chance of one crash in the first 3 years of driving is 89% D. Miles Ahead can help… […]

Fiberglass to Carbon Fiber: Corvette’s Lightweight Legacy

For 60 years, Corvette’s performance driven by advanced materials DETROIT – It’s a scientific fact: Low weight plus high horsepower equal exhilarating performance. That combination has defined the Corvette for six decades, as increasing power output matches the use of advanced materials to minimize curb weight. The 2013 Corvette Z06 exemplifies that philosophy. With a […]

CamaroNews.com Quickly Becoming the Premier Online Destination for Chevrolet Camaro Fans and News

CamaroNews.com is a web-based magazine dedicated to the Camaro! From the first Camaro in 1967 to the present day Camaros, CamaroNews.com provides news, product reviews, information, industry updates, and in-depth technical content. This site is owned and operated by long time car fanatic Ken Cunliffe. The CamaroNews network consists of the following: Website: http://www.CamaroNews.com Facebook: […]

Mopar® Offers 10 Tips for Spring Vehicle Maintenance

April is National Car-Care Month – Chrysler Group dealers offer highly skilled, specially trained technicians to tackle car-care needs – Mopar® brand’s alliance with Magneti Marelli allows Chrysler Group dealerships to service competitive makes including GM, Ford, Toyota, Honda, Nissan, Hyundai and Kia – Chrysler Group service and maintenance savings information available at www.mopar.com/service Auburn […]

Faster TapShift Response Gives Edge to Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 Automatic

Staged up-shifts improve Camaro’s manual-mode performance by up to 60 percent DETROIT – When the new 2012 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 arrives this spring, performance car enthusiasts will experience the hands-on driving satisfaction of a “stick” with the ease of an automatic transmission due to General Motors’ newly improved TapShift technology. Since its introduction several years […]

Video: Cadillac Tunes ATS for Refined Performance Sound

DETROIT – The all-new 2013 Cadillac ATS is being exhaustively developed to achieve excellent driving dynamics – and that performance focus extends to the sounds it makes. While designers define how a car looks and engineers develop how it feels, other experts carefully craft how a luxury performance car should sound. Kyle Stanforth, noise and […]

Photos: Ford Evos Concept

The ultimate expression of Ford’s design and technology vision. The Ford Evos Concept introduces a new design direction for Ford, as the momentum of the company’s global product plan continues to build. This dramatic fastback concept signals a significant transformation of the Ford brand. The Ford Evos Concept is built around a technology experience as […]

American Le Mans Series: Michelin Delivers First Tires to DeltaWing

Tire Size Differential Shocking at First Glance Michelin today unveiled the first set of specially designed race tires for the 24 Hours of Le Mans-bound Project 56 DeltaWing team. One look at the unique sizes of the tires makes the radical nature of the DeltaWing prototype design obvious. The Delta Wing front tires are just […]

New ProCharger F-1X Supercharger for the X275 Class

Fresh off their complete redesign of the ProCharger F-3 series lineup (F-3A-121, F-3R-130 and F-3R-136) and the recent development of our new ProCharger RaceDrive™ unit, ProCharger is proud to announce the release of the new F-1X supercharger. The ProCharger F-1X supercharger was specifically designed/developed for the highly competitive X275 Drag Radial class. The F-1X shares […]