December 2015

Harold tackles the refreshed 2016 GMC Terrain Denali


(December 1, 2015) GMC has refreshed its popular mid-sized crossover SUV for 2016 with updated front and rear styling and LED running lights on the higher end models such as the Denali that Harold Gunn drove for this quick two-minute overview.

Fiat Chrysler reports 68th straight month of sales increases

(December 1, 2015) AUBURN HILLS, Mich. — Fiat Chrysler Automobiles today reported U.S. sales of 175,974 units, a 3 percent increase compared with sales in November 2014, and the group’s best November sales since 2000.

The Jeep and Ram Truck brands each posted year-over-year sales gains in November compared with the same month a year ago. The Jeep brand’s 20 percent increase was the largest sales gain of any FCA US brand during the month. The group extended its streak of year-over-year sales gains to 68 consecutive months.

New ultra-fast Bugatti to be called Chiron; world premier in Geneva

(December 1, 2015) The next Bugatti is to be called Chiron. It will be named after Louis Chiron, a legendary racing driver who won virtually all the major grands prix for the brand in the 1920s and 1930s. His name is more closely connected with the history of Bugatti than any other racing driver.

Don't try to outrun one — Ford Police Interceptors fastest in tests

(December 1, 2015) DEARBORN, Mich. — New testing protocols adopted by the Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department (LASD) last year and Michigan State Police (MSP) this year underscored the performance dominance of Ford’s best-selling Police Interceptors.

In the most recent tests performed by LASD and MSP of 2016 model-year vehicles, both the Ford EcoBoostPolice Interceptor Sedan and the Ford EcoBoostPolice Interceptor Utility set records and beat out competitors.