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Auto recalls

...Chevrolet CorvetteGeneral Motors has not yet issued a recall, but it is temporarily stopping sales of some 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Stingrays to fix potential air-bag and parking brake issues.GM has instructed dealers to halt delivery of 2...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2014-09-18/auto-recalls
General Motors recalls more vehicles

...needed.In the other case, dealers will replace the two rear shock absorbers in about 2,000 2014 model year Chevrolet Corvettes with the FE1 or FE3 suspensions. An insufficient weld could lead to a fracture.GM's safety troubles, coupled...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2014-07-03/general-motors-recalls-more-v
Biz Bits

...modules. In the other case, dealers will replace the two rear shock absorbers in about 2,000 2014 model year Chevrolet Corvettes with the FE1 or FE3 suspensions. An insufficient weld could lead to a fracture.The recalls, part of a top-to-bottom...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-06-27/biz-bits
General Motors, Hyundai recall vehicles

...5-liter engines for a software issue that could cause the hydraulic brake boost system to be disabled; 2005-07 Chevrolet Corvettes that could lose low-beam head lamps (and will fix 2008-13 Corvettes, too); and 2013-14 Cadillac for windshield...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2014-05-22/general-motors-hyundai-recall
What Is It?

...Lloyd Schnuck said: "A total of 1,292 were built, sister to the Chevy Nomad and originally exhibited as a 1954 Chevrolet Corvette Motorama concept car. Production shifted to Chevrolet and Pontiac to build as full-size vehicles. Pontiacs were...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2014-05-01/what-it
GM, Toyota recall cars over air bag defects

...Chevrolet Sparks and 2013 model year Buick Encores because of a passenger air bag defect and 33 model year 2014 Chevrolet Corvettes because a short circuit could disable air bags and also affect seat belts.Toyota, Lexus TOKYO - Toyota Motor...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2014-06-13/gm-toyota-recall-cars-over-ai
What Is It?

...week's questions:"1. A black with red interior 1957 Chevy Nomad. This was always my dream car!"2. A 2014-15 Chevy Corvette Z06. Awesome!"3. A 2014 Chevy Cruze turbo diesel. Nice little car with great fuel mileage."Yes, I am and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-04-24/what-it
Automakers get serious about lighter materials

...price gap by 2030.Until then, expect to see carbon fiber in limited amounts on low-volume or luxury cars. The Chevrolet Corvette Stingray, which starts at $51,000, has a carbon fiber hood and roof, while the $41,350 BMW i3 electric...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-06-09/automakers-get-serious-abo
After 40 years, Aiken veteran gets VA disability

David McRay has a baseball cap about him being retired Army on display in the backseat window of his 1981 Chevrolet Corvette that reads, "I've survived damn near everything."For the 64-year-old Aiken veteran, that saying sums...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-05-30/after-40-years-aiken-veteran
Prototype Challenge winner makes an undramatic finish

...changed tires."LONG AND WINDING ROAD: The winning Chevrolet Corvette DP for Joao Barbosa, Sebastian Bourdais and Christian...fourth hour for a hard crash between Memo Gidley's Chevrolet Corvette DP and Matteo Malucelli's Ferrari F458 Italia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-01-26/prototype-challenge-winner