Chevrolet has given its 2019 Camaro lineup a boost of exterior raciness, tweaks in performance options, more advanced technology, plus a new entry-level variant with track package. Identified by brasher grilles with attention to airflow vents and narrow front lighting systems, the 2019 Chevrolet Camaro midsize sporty car variants will begin reaching showrooms this fall. Pricing has not been revealed, but the newest entry-1LE variant may carry a lower starting sticker, auto sites say.
Rising fuel costs are changing the purchase behavior of new-vehicle buyers in Mexico, especially among Gen Y customers, according to the J.D. Power 2018 Mexico Sales Satisfaction Index (SSI) Study,SM released today. Among Gen Y customers, fuel efficiency is the second-most important reason for purchasing a specific make and model, preceded by attractive styling. Among all generations of new-vehicle buyers, fuel efficiency is the No. 1 most influential purchase reason this year, moving up from No. 4 last year.
The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) has conducted a new round of evaluations of small SUVs, and have found that five of the seven models evaluates earn Good ratings (the IIHS’s highest) for occupant protection in a passenger-side small overlap front crash.
The IIHS has now evaluated 16 small SUVs in the passenger-side small overlap front test, which was introduced in 2017 to encourage manufacturers to offer the same level of protection to both front-seat passengers and drivers in this type of crash.