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  1. Automotive Industry & GM News
    Late last year, GM issues a recall on more than 900,000 of its new Sierra and Silverado pickups, globally. Now, a new problem may have arisen as a result of the solution to the first. The Detroit Free Press reports that some 1,600 owners of 2019-2020 Chevrolet and GMC trucks have complained to...
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    If you already build custom V8 powered Ford Raptors, where do you go when you want to expand your business? You build the Silverado Raptor-fighter Chevrolet hasn't tried yet. This is the Paxpower Jackal. It's probably an easier exercise, really. Adding suspension and bodywork to a V8 truck...
  3. Automotive Industry & GM News
    The interiors of the latest GM pickups haven't exactly been met with praise. Despite adding more tech features and trailering gadgets, the interiors themselves have been met with criticism, including by us. Well, a new report says that new interiors are on the way. And that there's a reason why...
  4. Automotive Industry & GM News
    If you're looking to spend nearly $400k on a six-wheel Chevy, then Hennessey has the truck for you. Hot on the heels of the company's VelociRaptor 6X6, the team at Hennessey Performance (HPE) felt they needed another six-wheel-drive truck in their stable of exclusive off-road rigs. Called the...
  5. Automotive Industry & GM News
    GMC's new-for-2019 Sierra 1500 took a less controversial styling route than its Chevy Silverado sibling while retaining the numerous upgrades foisted upon the next-generation pickup twins. For 2020, GMC tweaked the light-duty Sierra's offerings just a bit, hoping to lure more finicky buyers into...
  6. Automotive Industry & GM News
    Last month, General Motors released EPA-estimated fuel economy figures for one of the new, turbocharged 2.7-liter inline-four's applications: the two-wheel drive version of the 2019 Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra pickups. Despite boasting 310 horsepower and 348 lb-ft of torque, the engine's...
  7. Automotive Industry & GM News
    Production of crew cab and double cab variants of GM's full-size 2019 pickups is already underway, but the automaker won't fully turn off the taps on the older-generation models until after the middle of next year. GM provided a run-down of its pickup production plans Wednesday, assuring those...
  8. Automotive Industry & GM News
    Travel back in time and tell someone that luxury pickup trucks will one day become the auto industry's biggest money makers. They'll laugh, but you'll have the last one. As the Denali sub-brand grows in importance for parent General Motors, the luxo treatment applied to GMC trucks and SUVs has...
  9. GMI Drives
    Brand new for 2019, the totally redesigned Chevrolet Silverado is all about more, except when it isn't. The latest Motown full-size truck to get a ground-up rework, following the comprehensively retooled Ram 1500, which debuted a few months ago and Ford's aluminum-bodied F-150, which has been...
  10. Automotive Industry & GM News
    While GM is officially staying tight lipped about its monthly sales figures, the news they aren't sharing is apparently good, according to a Bloomberg report. The report claims, citing anonymous sources, that sales rose 12% in May, beating the average analyst estimates. Big pickups are...
  11. Automotive Industry & GM News
    Unlike some of my colleagues, my time spent in pickup trucks has been quite limited. I've driven them on a few occasions, off-roaded, hauled and used them to move, but one extremely important aspect of trucking life has eluded me: towing. This is why I jumped at the opportunity to join GMC on...
  12. Automotive Industry & GM News
    As an avowed lover and owner of squarebodies few things warmed the ****les of my heart last year like seeing a Silverado dressed up like a Cheyenne from the '70s. The truck was a product of Blake Greenfield Chevrolet in Wells, Minnesota and it got a fair amount of traction online. Now, though...
  13. Automotive Industry & GM News
    Chevy's getting ready for the launch of the new Silverado and that doesn't just mean how it leaves the factory. Aftermarket manufacturers will soon be able to get a look at the new truck and measure it up. This year's SEMA will have two measuring sessions for the Silverado, and Chevy will host...
  14. Automotive Industry & GM News
    The 2019 Chevrolet Silverado Trail Boss will spawn a GMC variant - the 2019 GMC Sierra All-Terrain. A prototype for the Sierra All-Terrain has been photographed testing by our eagle-eyed spies, indicating it will arrive sometime this year. The off-road prepped 2019 Sierra is expected to receive...
  15. Automotive Industry & GM News
    Yes, though we've seen the new Sierra already, we're still posting spy pictures. That's because these spy pics are of the SLE, which we didn't see in Detroit. Unlike the Sierra SLT and Denali, the SLE comes with a grille all its own, fog lights deleted, and a revised bumper. Additionally, this...
  16. Automotive Industry & GM News
    Ever since the launch of the Silverado in Detroit we've been eagerly anticipating the reveal of its sister truck, the Sierra. The brand promised a visually distinct and technologically separate truck and have followed through. Although it comes with the same range of engines (a 6.2-liter, a...
  17. Automotive Industry & GM News
    Dynamic skip fire. It's the hip new trend that sweeping the nation. Kids love it, teens are experimenting with, and even some parents have tried it. But what is dynamic skip fire? In essence, it's just cylinder deactivation technology taken to the theoretical limit of the technology. Why the...
  18. Automotive Industry & GM News
    The global reveal of the 2019 GMC Sierra is coming up, straight from Detroit on Thursday, March 1 at 3:00 PM Eastern on Facebook Live. (We know you're as giddy as we are.) Ahead of that announcement, details are beginning to emerge on some unique features that the 2019 Sierra will offer. A...
  19. Automotive Industry & GM News
    Just a few days ahead of its full reveal, GMC has released a teaser image of the next Sierra. Already previewed (kinda) with the Chevrolet Silverado, from what we've seen so far, the Sierra will have a flavor all its own. With broad, [-shaped headlights and a snout that looks a little taller...
  20. Automotive Industry & GM News
    New spy pictures of the 2019 GMC Sierra have surfaced and these ones even get inside. The pictures provide a closer look at the truck and just what will differentiate it from the Silverado. Although the new Silverado is going for comfort and sedan-like materials, these shots make the Sierra...
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