Jacob Culvey

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The Callaway SS is a 570 hp, four-door monster

Calloway goes M5 hunting.<p>Callaway has been making Chevrolets faster and more awesome for several years now, but it's not too often that it gets its hands on one of the bow tie's four-door offerings. Traditionally, one of the reasons for that was always a lack of a suitable starting platform, but …

Sports Cars

1. Chevrolet Corvette Stingray

Arguably the most significant new-car introduction for 2014 (at least from an enthusiast’s standpoint) brings a hallowed name back to an iconic American sports car. Coming in coupe and convertible versions, the Corvette Stingray is completely redesigned with an all-new chassis and mechanicals …

Tesla shares slip more on reports of third fire, other car problems

Tesla Motors shares continued to fall Thursday as the automaker confirmed a third fire in one of its high-end electric cars and a major auto reviewer pointed out problems with its Model S luxury hatchback.<p>The 9%, or $13.40, decline in mid-morning trading to $137.76 followed a 15% plunge in the …

GM hits SEMA with Corvette, Camaro, and SS concepts

Nine concepts on the floor in Las Vegas.<p>General Motors flooded this year's SEMA show with a total of nine sports car concepts, including one Chevrolet SS and a flood of Camaro and Corvette models. While the SS is little more than a lowered suspension and a few graphics designed to pay homage to …

Sports Cars

Kia putting GT Concept into production, roadster concept due in Detroit

If you were enamored of the GT concept that Kia unveiled at the Frankfurt Motor Show two years ago, we've got good news for you. According to the latest reports, Kia is planning on putting it into production.<p>The big question at this point is how closely the production model will shadow the …

This terrifying E30 BMW is better than coffee

If BMW built weaponry...<p>Before you watch today's video, you should unplug your headphones, crank the volume, and then press the play button. If you happen to work as a sky marshal, or are around anyone armed, please leave the headphones plugged in. Once you've hit play, the only thing you need to …

Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution recalled over clutch woes

Mitsubishi will be recalling over 10,000 Lancer Evolutions built between December 12, 2007 and March 5, 2013, covering model years 2008 to 2013. The recall only affects cars with manual transmissions, though, so if you opted for a Lancer Evo with a quick-shifting SST, this recall doesn't apply to …

Making 'the best driver's car in the world': A closer look at McLaren's P1 hypercar

McLaren's base of operations for both car development and production lies a few minutes outside of Woking, an unassuming mid-sized town in the middle of the UK. The low-rise, stylish facilities appear from nowhere, and as I sit inside a company car, waiting to get waved through one of many security …

2014 Chevrolet Impala 2.5 LT

Not just for fleet managers anymore.<p>TESTED<p>Psst! Hey, you. Over there in accounting. Yeah, you, in the short-sleeve shirt and tie. There’s a rumor that corporate is going to upgrade the company cars for all the junior execs. If it’s true, put me down for a 2014 Chevrolet Impala LT.<p>Wait! Before you …

National Corvette Museum receives largest donation of cars to date

As the mecca for Chevy Corvette enthusiasts, the National Corvette Museum in Bowling Green, KY allows Corvette lovers to experience the car's 60 years and seven generations. There's more to see than ever before now that the museum has received its largest donation of cars ever courtesy of Don …

Slideshow: 2014 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Z71 LTZ

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Corvette Stingray Z51 facing year-long wait list

Want a new Corvette Stingray? We can hardly blame you. And you'll probably want it with the Z51 Performance Package. The trouble is that if you order a a Z51-equipped Stingray now, you may have to wait as long as a year to get it.<p>Geared towards performance enthusiasts, the Z51 pack includes a …

Chevy Performance unveils Camaro factory-built performance upgrades

There's nothing like a factory-built part, especially of the performance variety: you can make your car faster, often without voiding the vehicle warranty. Take the Chevrolet Camaro, for instance, and imagine being able to swap some of the most crucial ZL1 parts onto your SS or V6 model. Well, …

Callaway Corvette Stingray Aerowagon Concept to see production

The 2014 Chevy Corvette Stingray is shipping to dealers now, but if that's too common for you, it sounds like you'll be able to upgrade to the Callaway AeroWagon starting next year. <i>GTSpirit</i> is reporting that Callaway has given this car the go-ahead, and it will be available starting January 1 only …

We have 6 minutes of C7 Corvette building action

From frame to freight<p>The new Corvette Stingray is quite a big deal for GM. Such a big deal, in fact, that the automaker spent $131 million dollars to get the Bowling Green, Kentucky manufacturing plant ready to build it. Now you can take a look at what all that cash has accomplished.<p>Clicking play …

Sports Cars

GM 6.2L EcoTec V8 rated at 21 mpg by the EPA

General Motors is already laying claim to best-in-class power for its new 6.2-liter V8 that will be offered in the 2014 Chevy Silverado and GMC Sierra this fall, and now it has released fuel economy numbers for the big engine. Available as an option on the Silverado LTZ and High Country (shown …

$1.35M buys a Mercedes G63 6x6 that's bulletproof

Unstoppable. That's what comes to mind when images of the Mercedes-Benz G63 AMG 6x6 cross our screen, as it's usually annihilating some barren stretch of desert. In reality, though, the über-G-Wagen isn't all that unstoppable - it may have six-wheel drive, but it's a car, more or less like any …

2014 Chevrolet Silverado High Country and GMC Sierra Denali 1500 6.2 First Drive

GM's Biggest Half-Ton Engine Delivers Refined, Plentiful Power<p>At one time a relatively uninteresting segment with major changes only happening every 7 to 10 years, the full-size truck market has become cutthroat, with significant changes almost annually, especially among half-ton trucks. General …

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