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After Two Expedition/Navigator Production Increases, Ford Can Finally Advertise

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The large traditional utility market is a Tahoe/Suburban/Yukon world, with GM earning roughly three-quarters of the market for quite some time, but the Ford Expedition’s incursion into this territory (and the Lincoln Navigator’s into Escalade-land) has been significant enough to warrant some innovative rearranging of the furniture and work procedures at the plant that builds Ford’s jumbo utes to keep up with demand.

Should Chevy Bring Back the Big Blazer?

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - In an age when seemingly every vehicle on the road is an SUV, an aspiring SUV or will eventually be canceled and replaced by an SUV, there are still a couple bodystyles that have yet to return. One of them hails from a long-standing General Motors truck and SUV family: We're talking about the big Blazer (not to be confused with the small Blazer) that in its final generation existed as a super-short version of the Suburban/Tahoe/Yukon family.

2019 GMC Yukon Denali XL Review – It’s Big, It’s Fast, It’s Really Good

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Since California is in an eternal drought rain comes as a total shock to most drivers, their inability to handle the rain is legendary and many crashes ensue. True the roads aren’t really up to it, the water doesn’t drain well and pools up causing hydroplaning and the inevitable aftermath. So it was a perfect time to take delivery of my tester for the week, the 2019 GMC Yukon Denali XL, a massive vehicle, with more room inside than a 1 bed flat in London and a curb weight of close to 5,500 lbs.

Test Drive Review: 2019 GMC Yukon XL Denali

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Every journey in a GMC Yukon Denali Ultimate Black Edition should not start with the sound of a 6.2-liter V8 cranking over but with mechanically assisted heavy breathing. Nothing says “Luke, I am your father” quite like one of these imposing sport-utilities sprayed Onyx Black with 22-inch black-painted alloy wheels, and a Jet Black leather interior with matching premium carpeted floor mats in the first and second rows.

Envoy to the Horde: GMC Trademarks a Name From Its Past

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Someone at General Motors has been studying the company history books again. Fresh news earlier this year taught us the company is bringing back the storied Blazer nameplate, appending it to a FWD-based crossover in a move that disappointed some fans but will surely delight GM beancounters as they’ll probably sell every one they can