July 29, 2014

  • General Motors‘ next-generation pickups will now arrive in fall 2018. The American automaker has decided to move the launch of its new Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra pickups up by about nine months in order to compete with the new 2015 Ford F-150, according to a recent Reuters report. Following the new pickups a year later... more

July 23, 2014

July 17, 2014

July 14, 2014

  • Certain 2015 General Motors SUVs will gain new technologies in the coming months. According to a recent report, GM will be adding its eight-speed automatic transmission and 360-degree camera system to select SUV models such as the Cadillac Escalade and GMC Yukon. The 360-Degree Vision System utilizes a pair of side-view cameras that work in... more

July 11, 2014

  • General Motors is fitting its 2015 Chevy Silverado and GMC Sierra with an eight-speed transmission, but with a catch.  The new eight cog unit will only be available with one of the three engines offered in the trucks, the 6.2-liter V8. That is the most powerful engine you can get with a Silverado or Sierra, which... more

July 3, 2014

  • The Workhorse Not-So-Minivan Vehicle Overview After a decade on the market, General Motor’s “mid-size” vans received their one and only update for the 1996 model year. The short wheelbase version of the van was dropped this year and styling was modified to better resemble the larger full-size GM vans. Base model Astros/Safaris featured a utilitarian... more

June 23, 2014

  • The GMC Sierra Denali is the most expensive truck in GM’s stable, and the truck is getting more mechanical goodies to help it stay at the top.  For 2015, the Sierra Denali will be available with Magnetic Ride Control (MRC), a system that electronically controls the damping of the truck. MRC is used an option on... more

June 19, 2014

  • Despite the existence of a standardized test, only one half-ton pickup manufacturer was using the procedure to determine its truck’s tow ratings, until now.  General Motors has released tow ratings for the 2015 Chevy Silverado and 2015 GMC Sierra based on the SAE J2807 recommended practices, revealing that both trucks maintain a maximum tow rating of... more

June 17, 2014

  • Anticipation for the new midsize Chevy Colorado and GMC Canyon is running high, and now a leaked dealer order guide is offering fresh details. The base 2.5-liter inline four cylinder engine is good for 200 hp and 191 lb-ft of torque, or seven hp and seven lb-ft of torque more than the initial specifications that... more

June 16, 2014

  • General Motors has quietly discontinued the Chevrolet Express and GMC Savanna 1500 series vans for the 2015 model year. The death of these vans is a direct result of Corporate Average Fuel Economy Standards (CAFE), which split up light-duty and heavy-duty vehicles based on an 8,500 gross-vehicle weight rating (GVWR). Since GM’s 1500-series vans qualify... more

May 23, 2014

  • Cadillac’s plans for a three-row crossover that would have offered an alternative to the body-on-frame Escalade are on hold. Rather than offering a large, three-row crossover, Ward’s Auto reports that Cadillac will likely produce a smaller, two-row crossover. Fears that a large three-row crossover would directly compete with the Buick Enclave and GMC Acadia also... more

May 21, 2014

  • Starting this summer, GMC will offer its heavy-duty Sierra pickup truck with the “All Terrain” package previously introduced on the brand’s new half-tons. The newly packaged trucks come with the Z71 off-road package including twin-tube shocks, hill descent control and a skid plate. All Terrain Sierra HD pickups will be sold exclusively with four-wheel drive... more

May 16, 2014

May 9, 2014

  • GMC announced today that it is offering below MSRP discounts to anyone who has served or is currently serving in a branch of the military. The special pricing starts now and lasts until June 30, GMC said in a statement today. That discount can be combined with most other discounts and incentives including an additional... more

May 5, 2014

  • General Motors is recalling 51,640 of its three-row crossovers spread across the Chevrolet, GMC and Buick brands because of inaccurate fuel gauges. Traverses, Enclaves and Acadias built between March 26, 2013, and August 15, 2013 may have inaccurate fuel gauges, which could lead to the affected vehicles unexpectedly running out of fuel. Owners with affected... more
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