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2018 GMC Acadia: What's Changed

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Among few changes for 2018, the tire pressure monitoring system adds a fill alert that monitors how much air is pumped into a tire to prevent overfilling, and Denali models get a standard automatic heated steering wheel. The All Terrain Package for SLE and SLT trim levels is available with five, six or seven seats; it came only with five seats in 2017.

The 2017 GMC Sierra 2500 matches good looks with great performance (with video)

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GMC’s Sierra Heavy Duty doesn’t need to be stylish or shiny; it doesn’t need to be comfortable or capable of providing wireless Internet to eight different devices and it certainly doesn’t need to be fuel-efficient. While other vehicles perform on racetracks, drag strips and intricate off-road courses, the heavy-duty pickup puts on its show on a more modest set of stages: the worksite, the farm, the ranch and the marina, to name a few. It comes down to power and durability.

2018 GMC Acadia in Depth: A Modern Crossover That Satisfies Most Families but Lacks Spirit

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Handsome styling, a well-connected infotainment system, and room for up to seven passengers make the Acadia an easy family favorite. GMC’s mid-size crossover was all new for 2017 and sports a more compact body and a host of modernized features that make it leaps and bounds better than the larger, more old-school SUV it replaced.

Cheaper by the Diesel: 2018 Chevrolet Equinox Diesel Priced at $31,435, Nears 40 MPG

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - While America enjoys more varieties of crossovers and SUVs than there are Sears washing machines, just six currently offer a diesel engine. Come this fall, it’ll be eight, when Chevrolet and GMC dealers stock the only brand-new diesel utes with a base price below $35,000.

2018 Ford F-150 First Drive Review: Powered Up

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - There’s no debating the fact that Ford is nuking its competitors in the pickup sales war. Last year, total Ford F-Series sales outmuscled the Chevrolet Silverado light- and heavy-duty truck sales by 245,923–a margin that’s greater than the total number of GMC Sierras (and Nissan Titans) sold last year.

2017 GMC Sierra 3500: Photo Gallery

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The 2017 GMC Sierra 3500 Denali 4x4 dually that is part of our upcoming 2017 One-Ton Heavy-Duty Pickup Challenge offered a clean look and some impressive empty and loaded driving dynamics, but the most impressive piece of technology stays completely invisible to the driver. As we talk about in the Challenge, the amount of thrust and exhaust braking offered by this new variable-vein turbo inside the all-new Duramax is one of the most impressive upgrades we've seen on a new heavy-duty pickup in a long time.

2017 GMC Sierra Denali 3500HD: First Test: Big and Quick

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - “Man, this thing is big,” I thought to myself when I first got inside the 2017 GMC Sierra Denali 3500HD. It was a Friday night, and I had just got back from an eight-day trip in Canada, where we drove the three American off-road trucks on the Trans-Labrador Highway.

2017 Ford Super Duty F-350: Photo Gallery

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Our 2017 One-Ton Heavy-Duty Pickup Challenge is just around the corner. In it, we throw the all-new 2017 Ford Super Duty F-350 up against the winner of our previous one-ton Challenge, the 2017 GMC Sierra 3500.

GM Recalls Nearly 700,000 Silverado, Sierra Trucks Because Losing Steering Isn’t Normal

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - While turning the corner to your neighborhood, the last thing you want to do is lose control of your giant truck — which could be very dangerous. Yet, that could be a possibility for nearly 700,000 General Motors vehicles now being recalled.  GM says it will recall 690,685 model year 2014 Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra 1500 trucks after determining the vehicles may contain a defect that could result in loss of steering.