Auto Services in Pennsylvania
Auto Repair & Service, Automobile Air Conditioning Equipment, Automobile Inspection Stations & Services
Address: 629 W Bacon St, Seltzer
Phone: (570) 622-9520
Auto Repair & Service, Automobile Body Repairing & Painting, Automobile Parts & Supplies
Address: 45 Eayrestown Rd, West-Bristol
Phone: (609) 654-5551
New Car Dealers, Used Car Dealers, Wholesale Used Car Dealers
Address: 4099 Marietta Ave, Hellam
Phone: (717) 285-7000
Auto Repair & Service, Automobile Diagnostic Service, Automobile Inspection Stations & Services
Address: 4060 W Lake Rd, Edinboro
Phone: (814) 838-0756
Auto Repair & Service, Automobile Parts & Supplies, Auto Transmission
Address: 45 N Market St, Dallas
Phone: (570) 735-1506
Auto Repair & Service, Automobile Parts & Supplies, Automobile Inspection Stations & Services
Address: 3213 Bath Rd, Wycombe
Phone: (215) 788-6018
Wed, 19 Nov 2014 15:01:00 EST
The Chevrolet Chaparral 2X Vision Gran Turismo is the rare concept car that salutes a seminal moment in history, yet also borders on science fiction.
Mon, 04 Feb 2013 14:15:00 EST
Revealed Wednesday at the Los Angeles Auto Show, the concept uses the name of one of Chevy's historic racing partnerships, with Chaparral Racing, which dates to the 1960s. Chaparrals raced successfully at a range of levels, including IndyCar, Trans-Am and SCCA competition.
But the history ends there, as the concept's main purpose is as a racecar in a downloadable update for the PlayStation 3 game Gran Turismo 6.
According to a letter from General Motors to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, flaws in the build process of the 2013 Chevrolet Malibu have led to the recall of 8,519 cars. Units built between December 6, 2011 and January 15, 2013 may have been assembled with rear suspension cradles that had insufficient torque applied to certain bolts. That out-of-spec assembly could lead to issues ranging from slight noises to a loss of vehicle control.
Sun, 27 Jan 2013 19:57:00 EST
The problem was first noticed in December of last year by a GM test fleet driver and eventually tracked back to the improperly torqued bolts on the suspension cradle assembled through July 2012 by a supplier located not too far from the Malibu's Detroit/Hamtramck Assembly Plant. Since an official NHTSA recall notice has not been issued yet, it isn't clear whether or not Detroit-built Malibus were the only ones affected (the 2013 Malibu is also built at GM's Fairfax Assembly Plant in Kansas City, Kansas). Dealers will fix the problem by inspecting vehicles for proper torque specs, retightening if not within specs and, in some cases, perform a rear-wheel alignment.
Just looking at the new 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray, it's not hard to see that the car's design was created with aerodynamics at the forefront, but Chevrolet designers point out exactly what went into designing the iconic coupe in a pair of recently released videos. The videos show the Corvette going through early design phases, including clay models and wind tunnel tests, as well as talking to the car's chief engineer, Tadge Juechter.
Both videos help explain various aspects of the C7 Corvette, but it's the aero tuning of the car that is most interesting. This includes extra attention paid to the lower air dam and vented hood to help reduce drag and lift, while the rear quarter inlets are for differential and transmission cooling. Juechter said that some of these aero-tuned elements were inspired from GM's involvement in racing.
If you have about five minutes and you can't get enough information about the new 'Vette, then check out the videos posted below.