This website is dedicated to the General Motors J-platform vehicles. These include the Chevrolet Cavalier, Pontiac Sunfire, Sunbird and J2000, Olds Firenza, Buick SkyHawk and Cadillac Cimarron. The purpose of this site is to educate and inform others about these cars, as well as to put j-body owners in contact with other owners and resources.
DYNAPRO Big Brake Front Kit
Big brake upgrades are vital to achieving a true performance sport compact, and Wilwood Engineering of Camarillo, CA is one of the best in the industry for such an upgrade. To give J-Body tuners more info on the product, installation details and the benefits of such an upgrade, Wilwood supplied the GME with a front brake upgrade kit for our new Product Guide. The article details all installation steps and contact info for those looking to add this upgrade to their J-Body.
– The all-new Voltec extended range electric vehicle (EREV) propulsion system will continue to be the powerhouse providing Volt’s electric-driving experience. Owners should be able to drive more than 1,000 miles on average between gasoline fill-ups with a total estimated driving range exceeding 400 miles, 50 of those in all-electric mode.
Featuring a new, 192-cell/18.4-kWh lithium-ion battery pack and new, 111-kW two-motor drive unit, the Voltec system is up to 12 percent more efficient and approximately 100 pounds (45 kg) lighter than the previous system. It also goes from 0-60 in 8.4 seconds.
- With the utility of an SUV and agility of a compact car, the 2015 Chevrolet Trax is a city-smart vehicle ready for almost any adventure.
Packed with the technology city dwellers depend on for their connected lifestyles – including 4G LTE Wi-Fi and Siri Eyes Free - Trax is also an efficient performer, with a standard turbocharged engine delivering power on demand and segment-leading EPA-estimated 34 mpg on the highway.
- September marks the three-year anniversary of the Chevrolet Cruze in the U.S., a hallmark for the global compact that is Chevrolet's best-selling nameplate with more than 2 million units sold around the world.
Cruze has been a big contributor to General Motors' U.S. and global sales gains since its launch in 2009. Chevrolet small cars, including the Spark, Sonic, Cruze and Volt, have seen a 229 percent increase in sales from the first six months of 2010 compared to the first six months of 2013, evidence of the brand's success at attracting new buyers.