GM's Achilles Heel: Ignition Switch Made in China(Jul 05, 2014)The manufacturer produced the switches according to GM?s design, budget restraints and specifications. GM is responsible for the faulty design, not the actual manufacturer. It is a shame that they just try to shift the blame to others.
Has Kia Made Minivans Cool Again?(Apr 26, 2014)Crossovers will never match the combination of space efficiency, cargo storage capacity, seating arrangement, and lower cost of ownership compared to a minivan. plus the crossover wasn't cool to begin with
Is This What the Ford Explorer Should Have Been?(Apr 20, 2014)And back when it was truck based, nobody took it off road to begin with. Too top heavy, suspension design was sloppy and not optimized for off road use. From day one it was America's favorite gas guzzling grocery getter. Just like the current one
It's Official: 2015 Corvette Stingray Receiving 8-Speed Auto(Apr 07, 2014)Eight hundredths of a second = 1/160 . Meaning the transmission computer executes 160 commands each second. Adding in enough PLC/TCM cycles to command the shift, plus execute it mechanically, should be in the 380 millisecond range compared to the 911's 500 ms shift times. Not bad, but it's negligible in real world driving.