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Colorado, Canyon and Veloster Recalled

While most people are recalling fond holiday memories, car companies are recalling cars and trucks. General Motors is recalling about 118,800 Chevrolet Colorado and GMC Canyon compact pickups. Hyundai is recalling about 18,000 Velosters in two separate recalls. The recall on GM’s compact pickup trucks affects those from the 2010 to 2012 model year. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, the affected vehicles’ hoods may be missing a secondary latch. If the hood latch is ... continue reading»

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Chevrolet TrailBlazer Returns for 2013

The Chevrolet TrailBlazer retired in 2008, but the SUV will return for the 2013 model year with a Chevrolet Colorado platform. Although General Motors hasn’t said if the TrailBlazer will make it stateside, the automaker says that the TrailBlazer will be more versatile, with the “hauling and towing capability of an SUV with the ride comfort and efficiency of a crossover.” Car and Driver predicts that the TrailBlazer will go on sale in the U.S. “We know at ... continue reading»

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GM Recalls 2011 Model Year Trucks, SUVs

General Motors is recalling about 7,500 trucks and SUVs from the 2011 model year in two separate recalls. The first involves 6,768 model year 2011 Chevrolet Colorado and GMC Canyon trucks due to a possible defect in the transmission shift lever, Inside Line reports. The shift lever could be placed in park, for example, but the truck may not actually be in park, even if the driver removes the key from the ignition. If this happens, the truck ... continue reading»

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