It's being reported that General Motors recently filed a trademark for the name "Badlands" with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office on February 16, 2015. The application states that the name will be used for "motor land vehicle, namely, trucks."
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Earlier this year GM revealed its new Chevy Bolt concept, which is expected to have a range of about 200 miles when it's introduced, but there might be one big change before that happens. The "Bolt" name has been criticized for sounding too much like the Chevy Volt, so GM may change the name.
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Chevy has revealed the updated 2016 Equinox SUV, which is getting some styling updates, new wheels, updated safety features and some other small interior updates.
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Chevy has revealed a special edition of the Colorado pickup - the 2015 Colorado GearOn. The Colorado GearOn special edition is designed for those buyers that want the added versatility of the GearOn accessory system.
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Chevy has announced that it will reveal a refreshed 2016 Chevy Equinox SUV next week at the Chicago Auto Show. This teaser photo reveals that the 2016 Equinox is going to get a new front bumper and restyled headlights. There also appears to be some new body cladding and updated alloy wheels.
Even though the Equinox is about to get a refresh, Chevy is quick to point out that sales of the Equinox continue to grow. In January sales of the Equinox rose 34 percent compared to January 2014.
"In one of the industry's most competitive segments, the Equinox continues to win customers with its value-driven balance of performance, versatility and personal connectivity," said GM North America President Alan Batey. "It also represents the depth of Chevrolet's strong SUV lineup, ranging from the all-new Trax small SUV and Traverse to the redesigned 2015 Suburban and Tahoe."
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A new report claims that General Motors is going to begin production of its new $30,000 electric car - the Chevy Bolt in October 2016. The 200-mile range Bolt will be built at an underused plant north of Detroit.
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Chevy has revealed the 2015 Silverado Midnight Edition pickup, which gives the Silverado an all-black exterior and other unique touches.
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This morning Chevy debuted the all-new 2016 Volt and also previewed a new 200 mile range electric car - the Chevy Bolt. The Bolt EV concept is Chevy's vision for an affordable, long-range all-electric vehicle designed to offer more than 200 miles of range starting around $30,000.
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Chevy has officially unveiled the all-new 2016 Chevy Volt at the Detroit Auto Show. We saw the exterior of the new Volt last week at CES, but now we have all the details, including its new powertrain that can keep the Volt moving up to 50 miles in electric mode.
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It's being reported that General Motors is working on a new electric car with a driving range around 200 miles on a single range. The electric car is expected to be introduced by 2017, but the world will reportedly get a preview of it next week at the Detroit Auto Show. GM is going to show a concept version of the EV with the Chevy Bolt name alongside the all-new Volt.
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Chevy has revealed a new Sport package for the 2015 Silverado. The Custom Sport package gives the pickup a monochromatic look with body-colored front and rear bumpers and a body-colored grille surround with a chrome-accented black grille.
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Chevy is previewing new connected vehicle technology at this year's Consumer Electronics Show that can predict and notify drivers when certain parts of their vehicle need attention - in many cases before vehicle performance is impacted.
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Even though we're just a week away from the debut of the second-generation 2016 Chevy Volt, GM has given a sneak peek of the new Volt at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.
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Could GM be working on a crossover version of the Volt? Back in 2011 General Motors filed a trademark application for the "Crossvolt" name, but then in November of this year that trademark expired. Now its being reported that GM applied to use the same trademark in August of this year, which leads to some speculation that GM may actually use the name.
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The Chevrolet Malibu is one of the lame ducks in Chevrolet's lineup that includes stars, like the new Colorado and Corvette. Normally automakers don't like to release details about future models, but in the case of the Malibu, GM's execs are already talking about what we can expect from the revamped 2016 Malibu.
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Chevrolet has released another teaser of the 2016 Volt ahead of its debut next month at the 2015 Detroit Auto Show. In this latest teaser video, the 2016 Volt shows that it has what it takes to drive on an icy, snow filled road.
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We're only a few weeks away from the debut of the all-new 2016 Chevy Volt, but Chevy is giving the world a sneak peek at its interior with a new video.
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It's being reported that the designs of the next-generation Chevrolet Volt, Malibu and Cruze will all borrow styling cues from the Corvette. Ed Welburn, GM's global design boss recently revealed that subtle design elements from the Corvette will be leveraged to elevate the design of some of its less sporty models.
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The finalists for the 2015 North American Car and Truck/Utility of the Year awards have been announced, which leaves three cars and three trucks in the running to receive the award next month at the Detroit Auto Show.
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Motor Trend has announced that the 2015 Chevrolet Colorado has received the publications prestigious Truck of the Year award. This year there were seven contenders for the award, which included the new Ford F-150.
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Chevy has announced that the 2015 Corvette Z06 Coupe is now rolling off the assembly line at GM's plant in Bowling Green, Kentucky. The first batch of the 650-horsepower Corvettes are expected to arrive in showrooms this week.
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Even though the Los Angeles Auto Show kicked off this week, one car that was not at the show was the next-generation Chevy Volt. We have to wait until January to see the 2016 Volt, but Chevy did reveal part of the Volt's new face at a fan event in LA.
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Chevrolet has unveiled a new concept version of the Colorado pickup, the Colorado ZR2 at the LA Auto Show. The Colorado ZR2 concept is ready to showcase the midsize truck's off-road capability and it also reveals the new 2.8L diesel engine that will be offered next year.
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Chevy is bringing two unique versions of the Corvette to this year's SEMA Show: a 2015 Stingray styled in collaboration with KISS front man Paul Stanley and a vintage third-generation Corvette built with NASCAR champion Jimmie Johnson that features the 6.2L engine from the 2015 Corvette Stingray.
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Chevy has partnered up with Motocross legend Ricky Carmichael to create the Colorado Performance concept for the SEMA Show. The Colorado Performance concept is meant to illustrate the lifestyle-supporting capability of the new midsize pickup truck that can hold Carmichael's motorcycle, mountain bike and the rest of his gear.
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Chevy has unveiled the 2015 Camaro Commemorative Edition at the SEMA Show in Las Vegas. The latest special edition Camaro celebrates the final year of the fifth generation Camaro and goes on sale in the spring.
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General Motors is going to officially unveil the all-new 2016 Chevy Volt plug-in hybrid at the upcoming Detroit Auto Show in January, but GM has just revealed some details about its new powertrain.
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The 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show is just a month away and at the show Green Car Journal gives away its annual Green Car of the Year award. The 2015 contenders include the Audi A3 TDI, BMW i3, Chevrolet Impala Bi-Fuel, Honda Fit, and VW Golf.
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General Motors has confirmed that it is working on a new electric model for the Chevy brand that will be sold alongside the Volt and Spark electric models. Last week, Mark Reuss , GM's global product chief confirmed the plans to a group of investors.
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Even though a an all-new Camaro is just around the corner, Chevy has unveiled a new special-edition Camaro SS that is going to debut at the upcoming SEMA show in Las Vegas. The special Camaro SS is going to arrive in early 2015, but Chevy is asking fans for help to come up with a name for the Emerald Green Metallic model.
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Chevy has announced the pricing for the 2015 Trax small crossover, which will start at $20,995 when it arrives at dealers in January.
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With a 0-60 mph time of 2.95 seconds and a quarter-mile time of just 10.95 seconds, the 2015 Corvette Z06 is anything but slow. Chevy has released all the specs for the latest Corvette Z06, including its starting price that starts at $78,995 for the Z06 Coupe, while the Z06 convertible is priced at $83,995.
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We're just a few months away from the debut of the all-new 2016 Chevy Volt, but Chevy has already released a teaser photo of its rear end. Now we have a closer look at the profile of the 2016 Volt, although its camouflaged.
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Chevy has unveiled the new Silverado Toughnology concept at the Texas State Fair. On the outside it doesn't look that different from the production Silverado, but underneath it's constructed of high strength steel, which is lighter, stronger and more efficient than the conventional carbon steel used in most vehicles.
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Chevy has unveiled the off-road ready Z71 editions of the 2015 Tahoe and Suburban at the Texas State Fair.
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GM has announced the fuel economy specs for the four-cylinder powered 2015 Chevy Colorado and GMC Canyon pickups. The 200-hp 2.5L four-cylinder engine with 2WD and the 6-speed automatic transmission is rated at 20 mpg city and 27 mpg highway.
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GM has announced that the first batch of the 2015 Chevy Colorado and GMC Canyon midsize pickups are on their way to dealers.
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GM has released the fuel economy specs for the 2015 Chevy Colorado and GMC Canyon V6 midsize pickups, which get up to 26 mpg on the highway.
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General Motors began taking orders for the 2015 Chevy Colorado midsize pickup in early August and in one month Chevy dealers requested nearly 30,000 pickups - five times more than originally forecasted.
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Chevy has announced that both the 2015 Tahoe and Suburban SUVs will be offered with a Z71 off-road package.
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