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2017 Chevy Camaro ZL1 is One Next-Level Performance Pony

No matter how you slice it, there sure is an awful lot to appreciate about the all-new ZL1 trim of the 2017 Camaro. It is a superb sports car, through and through.

Picking up what we here at Capitol Chevrolet Columbia are putting down?

If not, don't stress it. The fine folks at MotorWeek are here to provide you with a closer look at the ZL1:

The star of the ZL1 show is without question its supercharged 6.2-liter V8 engine.

Mating to a six-speed manual transmission, this super-V8 delivers a downright dizzying 650 horsepower and 650 pound-feet of…

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Three Chevrolet Models Named Best Cars for Families by U.S. News & World Report

Earlier this month, U.S. News & World Report announced the winners of their "2017 Best Cars for Families" awards ? and Chevrolet won three of the 18 available top prizes. These awards recognize those vehicles that adapt best to every stage of family life, from transporting a baby to helping out an aging family member.

 

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Get Higher Gas Mileage in Columbia with These Driving and Maintenance Tips

Getting higher gas mileage doesn't only mean going further on a single tank, but also spending less at the gas station. Your gas mileage doesn't always stay the same, and there are ways Columbia drivers can give it a little boost. Try one of the following tips:

  • When you really put your foot on the gas pedal, your engine has to work harder to power through extra wind resistance. Help your engine (and your gas mileage) by slowing down.
  • A cold engine is an inefficient engine. If you have multiple errands to run, keep your engine warm by…
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The Results are In: Chevrolet Bolt EV Named North American Car of the Year

In a press release issued earlier today by Chevrolet, the automaker proudly announced that the Chevrolet Bolt EV is the 2017 North American Car of the Year. Chevrolet models have now won the award for Car of the Year or Truck of the Year four times in the past four years, with the Corvette Stingray and Silverado winning in 2014, and the Colorado earning a victory in 2015...

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Wreaths Across America and Their Important Mission

The holidays are approaching rapidly. Families are preparing to get together for celebrations and parties. However, some families will be missing a person at the table – veterans who were unable to make it home.

Wreaths Across America has an important mission: to put wreaths on the graves of veterans, honoring them during the holiday season.

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Meet Robert and his 2017 Chevrolet Volt

As the search for more fuel efficient vehicles becomes more and more prevalent, it’s incredibly important to have a vehicle that gives you the best mpg you can get. That’s why a lot of people, like Robert, have turned to the Chevrolet Volt and swear by it.

 

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Kelley Blue Book: Chevy Cruze Expands Lineup with New Hatchback Version; Continues to be a Compelling Compact

The second generation Chevy Cruze is already expanding. Not in terms of size - it's still a great compact sedan. But it has added a more spacious Hatchback version to its lineup for 2017, and the Hatchback is every bit as compelling as the original sedan, according to a new review from Kelley Blue Book®. Click "play" in the video clip below to watch the full report.

If descriptors like comfortable, quiet, good-looking, fuel-efficient and high-tech appeal to you when talking about your compact vehicle, the Cruze Hatchback should be on your shopping list. Standard features on the base...

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2017 Chevy Silverado HD Pickups Gets a Bigger, Stronger Turbo-Diesel Engine

Chevy's engineers aren't ones to let the Silverado rest on its laurels as one of the most popular pickup trucks on the market. Chevy unveiled the new Duramax 6.6-liter, V-8 turbo-diesel engine for its Silverado HD line in late September at the Texas Motor Speedway. This Duramax cranks out 445 horsepower and a whopping 910 pound-feet of torque; a 12 percent and 19 percent increase, respectively, from the last version of the engine.

The new engine is able to produce more power with lower exhaust emissions thanks to a new camshaft profile, a new cylinder head and…

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