News - High Gear

Trump escalates trade war talks, threatens 20 percent tariffs on imported cars

Donald TrumpPresident Donald Trump didn't back down Friday on the rising war of words with the European Union when he announced that he would consider a 20 percent tariff on cars imported from Europe. Based on the Tariffs and Trade Barriers long placed on the U.S. and it great companies and workers by the European Union, if these Tariffs and Barriers are not...

2019 Chevrolet Blazer, Fatal Uber crash update, Electric-car tax credits: What's New @ The Car Connection

Electrify America Level 2 chargers with Chevrolet Bolt and Nissan Leaf2019 Chevrolet Blazer: SUV badge returns on mid-size crossover The 2019 Chevrolet Blazer brings back a familiar badge to the GM brand's lineup, but reformats what's underneath. Uber self-driving car driver was watching "The Voice" on her phone before fatal crash Police in Tempe, Arizona, said Thursday that the test driver in a self-driving Uber...

Uber self-driving car driver was watching "The Voice" on her phone before fatal crash, police say

Uber self-driving carPolice in Tempe, Arizona, said Thursday that the test driver in a self-driving Uber prototype vehicle was streaming the TV show "The Voice" on Hulu on her cell phone in the moments leading up to a fatal crash that killed a pedestrian in March. The Tempe Police Department's report released to Reuters builds on a National Transportation Safety Board...

2019 Chevrolet Blazer: SUV badge returns on mid-size crossover

2019 Chevrolet BlazerThe 2019 Chevrolet Blazer brings back a familiar badge to the GM brand's lineup, but reformats what's underneath. Chevy last sold a truck-based Blazer SUV in the 2005 model year. The new vehicle is a mid-size crossover SUV with front-drive roots, seating for five, and a base inline-4 engine. It slots between the Chevy Equinox and Traverse in GM's...

2019 Chevrolet Blazer preview

2019 Chevrolet BlazerReboots come in all shapes and sizes, from the kind found on TV and film, to the daily process you go through just to get your phone to receive voice mails. The 2019 Chevrolet Blazer is a reboot, but the familiar nameplate won't return on a truck-based SUV. With the reformatted Blazer, Chevy will fill the niche in its lineup left between the...