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Documents Show Another Delayed GM Recall

General Motors recalled a small number of Pontiac G6 midsize cars to fix a faulty brake light system in 2009, yet waited more than five years to call back over 2 million other cars with the same system.

05/30/2014

2014 Chevy Impala (Photo Credit: General Motors)

Chevy Impala Among 8 Vehicles To Earn Top Rating For Collision Warning

The 2014 Chevrolet Impala is the only non-luxury car to earn the highest rating in tests of high-tech crash prevention systems.

05/29/2014

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Google Building Car With No Steering Wheel

Google will build a car without a steering wheel with hopes of having 100 prototypes on public roads in a year.

05/28/2014

Chevrolet Aveo (Photo Credit: General Motors)

GM Adds 218,000 Chevrolet Aveo Cars To Growing Recall List

The recall is General Motors’ 29th this year, bringing the total number of recalled GM vehicles in the U.S. to around 13.8 million.

05/21/2014

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GM Recalls 2.7M More Cars; ‘Major Announcement’ From Feds To Come At 11:15 A.M.

U.S. Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s Acting Administrator David Friedman are holding a press conference.

05/16/2014

GM Safety VP Jeff Boyer (Photo Credit: General Motors)

GM Releases Video To Demonstrate Safety of Recalled Cars

One day after the Department of Transportation refused to order GM to pull recalled vehicles off the road, the auto company has released a video showing tests they’ve done on the recalled vehicles.

05/09/2014

2014 Chevrolet Impala. Chevy scores with an impressive profile. Photo courtesy Vinnie Richichi

Drivetime with Vinnie Richichi Road Test: 2014 Chevrolet Impala

Finally Chevy has a full size sedan that can go toe to toe with the other big American cars and better yet doesn’t look as if it belongs on a rental lot… the 2014 Impala.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–12/09/2013

The Chevy Cruze Diesel on the mean streets of New York City. Photo credit Vinnie Richichi

Drivetime With Vinnie Richichi Road Test: 2014 Chevrolet Cruze Turbo Diesel

This week it’s a spin in one of my Star Cars of the year… and a great addition to Chevrolet’s Compact lineup:The 2014 Cruze Diesel.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–12/06/2013

Attractive lines define the 2014 Cadillac CTS sedan. (Photo Credit: Vinnie Richichi)

Drivetime With Vinnie Richichi-Road Test: 2014 Cadillac CTS 3.6 Liter Premium Collection

You know there isn’t a Cadillac that I have driven in the past few years that hasn’t been better than the model it replaced.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–11/25/2013

You will see a lot fewer gas stations with the Audi A6 TDI Diesel that has a range of 729 miles per tank. Photo Credit Vinnie Richichi

“Yo Vinnie. Waddya Drivin’ This Week?” 2014 Audi A6 TDI Diesel Quattro

This week we get to motor in the lap of environmentally conscious luxury with the 2014 Audi A6 TDI Diesel Quattro.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–11/13/2013

Nissan's Under $20K Urban Hauler...The Versa Note. Photo Credit Vinnie Richichi

“Yo Vinnie! Waddya Drivin’ This Week?” 2014 Nissan Versa Note SV

Funny how life works sometimes… when I was at IMPA Track Days last week, I wanted to drive Nissan’s cool-looking small hatchback the 2014 Versa Note and never got around to it. Maybe I was having so much fun rolling around in the funky Juke NISMO that I failed to notice the time. But on Tuesday morning what shows up at the office but Nissan’s Versa Note!

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–09/26/2013

Nissan Sentra...Big looks..small price Photo Credit Vinnie Richichi

Drivetime With Vinnie Richichi Road Test: 2013 Nissan Sentra SL

This week it’s a cruise in the 2013 Nissan Sentra. Nissan has stepped up the game in the small car market not by giving you more options and seat ventilators but by doing something so rare in this class…giving you space.

09/22/2013

The Toyota Prius Plug In getting a free recharge while I shop at Giant Eagle Market Place in Settlers Ridge (Photo Credit: Vinnie Richichi)

“Yo Vinnie! Waddya Drivin’ This Week?” 2013 Toyota Prius Plug-In Hybrid

This week we go green with Toyota’s 2013 Prius Plug-In Hybrid sedan.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–09/09/2013

2013 Ford Fusion (Photo Credit: Vinnie Richichi)

Drivetime With Vinnie Richichi: Road Test-2013 Ford Fusion EcoBoost

Quite simply put, the Ford Fusion might be the best car out there in the mid-size non-luxury category.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–09/09/2013

2013 Volkswagen Beetle TDI Clean Diesel Photo Credit Vinnie Richichi

Drivetime: “Yo Vinnie! Waddya Drivin’ This Week?” 2013 Volkswagen Beetle TDI Clean Diesel

This edition of YVWDTW has us tooling around in The Volkswagen that America has
been waiting for, The Beetle TDI Clean Diesel.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–08/06/2013

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