After nixing the idea
a year ago, Chevy is again toying with the idea
of bringing back the El Camino
in 2015. The car will be modeled after the Holden Ute
, a popular vehicle in Australia.
A two-ton 21-mpg 8-passenger V8 Chevy Tahoe? America, meet your 2008 Green Car of the Year!
SUV sales are up.
In spite of higher gas prices and concern about global warming, Americans still want bigger cars. It might not be enough to save the Hummer H2
Torch my ride!
Debt-heavy consumers, finding their pocketbooks unable to support their monstrous gas-guzzlers, are apparently turning to perfectly rational and legal means of debt resolution: insurance fraud. Meanwhile, across the pond, people are are still immolating cars for the more traditional
reason: destroying the evidence. Should you find yourself in either situation any time soon Slate has a handy guide
for you. If you have no such plans however, you may still want to read this
in case your car ignites legitimately. And have a damn good story ready.