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2018 GMC Canyon In-Depth Review: An Efficient and Highly Skilled Mini Sierra

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The mid-size Canyon is essentially a downsized GMC Sierra, with strikingly similar style and ample ability. It’s available with General Motors’ exclusive diesel inline-four that’s fuel efficient and can tow up to 7700 pounds.

IIHS: Mid-size pickups crash well enough, lack advanced safety tech

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety released its small-overlap crash test data for mid-size pickups on Wednesday, with mostly positive results for the 2017 Toyota Tacoma, 2017 Chevrolet Colorado, and 2017 GMC Canyon. The 2017 Nissan Frontier—set to embark on its 12th year since its last major refresh—trailed its competition.

Four Mid-Size Pickups Earn Good Safety Ratings From IIHS

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The Insurance Institute of Highway Safety has completed testing of model-year 2017 mid-size pickup trucks, designated "small" pickups by the IIHS. IIHS tested crew- and extended-cab versions of the Chevrolet Colorado, GMC Canyon, Nissan Frontier and Toyota Tacoma.

Toyota, Chevy and GMC midsize pickups earn top IIHS safety ratings

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The Toyota Tacoma double cab, Tacoma access cab, Chevrolet Colorado crew cab and GMC Canyon crew cab earned top marks in a small-overlap front crash test of eight midsize pickups by the IIHS.

2018 Volvo XC60 T8 first drive review: The accidental performance crossover

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - With 400 horsepower on tap, you’d think that the 2018 Volvo XC60 T8 Plug-In Hybrid would be the right choice for carving your way through a winding canyon road. The ingredients are mostly there: a lot of power, a balanced chassis, grippy all-wheel drive, and nicely weighted steering controlled via a thick-rimmed, three-spoke wheel.

Honda’s Pickup Truck Is Beating Ford at Its Own Game

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Forget game theory, futurists, and cash-flow models: When it comes to product strategy in today’s auto industry, things need not be so complicated. Just make some trucks, and Americans will buy them—lots of them. It helps, of course, if you make a very good truck. Honda did just that when it rolled out a thoroughly redesigned version of its Ridgeline pickup in June 2016.