Skip to main content


  • 0
    Say 'goodbye' to these cars and trucks for the new year

    As we prepare to flip our calendars from 2011 to 2012, it's time to say goodbye to a handful of vehicles that are being sent to the Great Parking Lot In The Sky before the 2012 model year completely takes hold. And while we're not exactly upset about having to bid farewell to things like the ...

  • 0
    GM recall affects 277,000 models with shifter problem

    Citing a defect that can cause a parked vehicle to roll away, General Motors is recalling 277,000 cars and trucks. The models involved, all built for the 2009 model year, may have a loose clip on their transmission shift cable. The failure of the clip to be locked into place may prevent the ...

  • 0
    Nearly 300,000 HHRs to be recalled for latch failure

    Owners of 2006-08 Chevrolet HHRs should bust out their screw drivers because General Motors will be issuing a recall for deficient instrument panel storage bin latches. The weak latch does not meet federal safety compliance test standards, as it allows the dash bin door to swing open under specific ...

  • 0
    GM recalling 180,000 Chevrolet HHRs

    click above to view more high-res pics of the 2008 Chevy HHRGeneral Motors stepped up and sent a letter to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration informing them of a defect with the Chevrolet HHR that could pose a head injury risk. After testing the retro-wagon back in December, it was ...

  • 0
    E85 as a performance fuel? Could be, according to General Motors

    Taking a short break from wrangling the new HHR SS around the track at the Bondurant School for High Performance Driving (see above -- that's me), we got a chance to speak with some of the engineers behind the SS series of vehicles, among others. We took that opportunity to ask whether or not GM ...

  • 0
    First Drive: 2008 Chevrolet HHR SS

    The General has been on a roll as of late with new vehicles like the Saturn Aura, Cadillac CTS, Chevy Malibu and its line of redesigned trucks and SUVs that have been garnering good reviews and the attention of customers. We were invited to test drive the new Chevrolet HHR SS to see if they've ...

  • 0
    Chevy HHR SS will offer automatic transmission

    Click image for a gallery of leaked HHR SS infoA member of dropped us a line to let us know that his local Chevy dealer had gotten some 2008 Chevy HHRs yesterday. One of his first orders of business was to grab the new owners manual and start flipping through the pages. His perusal ...

  • 0
    2008 Chevy HHR SS brochure leaked!

    Click image for enlargement and one additional scan var digg_url = ''; Yesterday saw the posting of the complete Porsche 911 GT2 Brochure on the web, making the automaker's official introduction og the car a formality. Today over at, one ...

  • 0
    New York Auto Show: Art school students wrap-up the Chevy HHR

    Click the image above for full-size, high-res pics.In an effort to drum up enthusiasm for Chevy's new HRR panel wagon, The General decided to enlist the help of some art students and the results hit on both the sick and sweet sides of the spectrum.The "Skull from Hell" version (seriously, check the ...

  • 0
    All future Chevys to be right-hand drive ready

    As evidence by the complete transformation of Saturn from a plastic-bodied, college car brand to an imported reflection of the European Opel brand, General Motors is serious about sharing its platforms the world over. To that end, the company has announced that all future Chevrolet products will be ...

  • 0
    Coattails: Audi gets unintentional boost in Chevy spread

    Call it a value-add of sorts. Perhaps Chevrolet is hoping that some of the goodwill towards Audi amongst enthusiasts will rub off on their HHR. Either that or someone was asleep at the switch. On page 2 of the February 5th issue of Automotive News, a new Chevy ad depicts a tribal-tattoo-patterned ...

  • 0
    Chevy HHR Premiere Edition announced for Detroit

    click image to enlargeGeneral Motors announced this afternoon the impending arrival of the HHR Premiere Edition to Chevy's lineup. The Premiere Edition is actually a package option that will only be made available on 4,000 HHRs at a price of $995. For the extra G you get a unique Cappuccino Frost ...

  • 0
    Chevy HHR SS acknowledged

    The Chevy HHR has been quite the sleeper hit for General Motors. Through September, 85,662 units of the High Heritage Roof retro wagon have been sold, with sales up over 14% so far this year over last. That still puts the HHR about 20,000 units behind its direct competitor, the Chrysler PT Cruiser, ...

  • 0
    Chevy introduces HHR Panel

    click image to enlargeWho says slow news days don't yield surprises? Moments ago, we received the GM press materials announcing the all-new HHR Panel. At first, we assumed it was a SEMA thing, but lo and behold, this is an actual production car, and GM is to be commended. Unlike other panel ...

  • 0
    Blackout: Chevy HHR Fall Limited Edition

    I see a line of cars and they're all painted black- The Rolling Stones, "Paint It Black"We know Mick wasn't singing about the the new HHR Fall Limited Edition rolling off the assembly line. It was 1966, after all. Things were all good in Detroit. Those were the days when "SS" really meant "SS" and ...

  • 0
    Spy Shots: Chevy HHR SS

    The production version of the high performance Chevy HHR SS is nearing completion, as these spy shots host over at Winding Road indicate. The black-and-white checkered tape job is but a formality and will soon enough be removed to reveal a deep front air dam that shields the intercooler required ...

  • 0
    Chevy HHR SS caught spooling up

    Whoa, is that an intercooler we see buried deep in the lower front bumper of this otherwise quotidian HHR? Indeed it is, and Winding Road is guessing it's connected to the Pontiac Solstice GXP's direct-injected turbo-four that makes 260 hp and 260 ft-lbs. of torque. SS also means bigger wheels and ...

  • 0
    Flipped off! 2006 SUV rollover resistance improves greatly, says NHTSA

    According to a new National Highway Traffic Safety Administration brief, SUVs are getting smarter about turning turtle. By its count, around seven out of every ten SUVs contain electronic stability control programs, reducing the likelihood of rollovers. In fact, nearly 70 percent of 2006 model ...

  • 0
    HHR accessories becoming sizeable revenue stream for Chevrolet

    Automotive News reports that the Chevrolet HHR is one of three most accessorized vehicles among Chevrolet-brand owner’s General Motors lineup. The two other vehicles are Hummer’s H2 and H3 models. Over fifty percent of the HHR sold in 2005 were purchased with one or more accessories. ...


Autoblog iPhone App
Shop for a vehicle