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2012 Best New Product of the Year: The Kreep-Up Creeper

Save Your Back and Your Paint Kreep-Up is the only over the engine creeper that fully adjusts for cars, standard full-size trucks and SUVs. Position at the left, right or front of vehicles to lean over the engine more comfortably, without damaging the finish. Victory Muscle Cars met up with the Kreep-Up team at the […]

All-New 2014 Chevrolet Corvette LT1 V-8 a Technological Powerhouse

– Advanced technologies including direct injection, active fuel management, continuously variable valve timing support advanced combustion system – Preliminary output of 450 horsepower (335 kW) and 450 lb.-ft. of torque (610 Nm) – Helps deliver estimated 0-60 performance in less than four seconds and best-ever fuel economy in the Corvette DETROIT – When the all-new […]

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 […] Quickly Becoming the Premier Online Destination for Chevrolet Camaro Fans and News is a web-based magazine dedicated to the Camaro! From the first Camaro in 1967 to the present day Camaros, 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: 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 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 […]