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  1. Global GMC & Wuling News
    Starting at $68,195, the Yukon Denali fitted with the 3.0-liter Duramax Diesel engine will ring in at $1,500 less than the Yukon Denali powered by GM's 6.2-liter, gas-powered V8.   The Duramax will make 277 hp and a might 460 lb-ft of torque. It can only be paired with GM's 10-speed Automatic...
  2. Automotive Industry & GM News
    Brookville, Ohio will be the location of a new plant designed to help GM produce 6.6-liter Duramax Diesel engines. The investment will cost GM $175 million and will supply the Silverado and Sierra HD with their diesel V8s. The 75-acre plot of land was bought last year for $3 million and the...
  3. Global Chevrolet News
    The LS swap feels as old as time. If a vehicle has an engine bay, someone will try to fit a small block into it. And that's why this 2011 Camaro for sale on eBay is so backwards, and so interesting. The unfortunate victim of some front-end damage, this 2011 Camaro SS has seen its gas engine...
  4. GMI Drives
    If we were to have told you a few short years ago that The General would soon be producing mass copies of a rear-drive vehicle powered by a turbocharged straight six diesel, you'd have had us committed to the nearest madhouse. After all, such a bumf reads like sport European sedan from the...
  5. Automotive Industry & GM News
    The inline six-cylinder diesel that's set to appear in the Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra 1500s is getting a model year's delay, according to a new report. The new 3.0L Duramax diesel is set to compete with the light-duty diesel options from Ford and Ram. It was expected to arrive for the...
  6. Automotive Industry & GM News
    Every diesel truck owner wants an engine brake on their rig. That is if they don't already have one. They help slow your pickup without cooking the brakes. But how do they work? And why don't pickup brakes make that horrible brapping noise that the ones on a big rig do? Lift off the gas in a...
  7. Automotive Industry & GM News
    The GMC Sierra's 3.0-liter Duramax Diesel engine will produce 282 hp and 450 lb-ft of torque for 2019, TFL Truck reports. The publication received images of the figures from a Candian dealer site. The images also reveal that the Duramax diesel will return the equivalent of 28 mpg, though...
  8. Automotive Industry & GM News
    General Motors is trying to restart diesel, and the plan begins in the home of Fiat. GM Powertrain Torino is the facility that develops most of the automaker's new diesel powertrains. Like the name says, the facility is located in Turin, better known as the home of Fiat. It's one of the only GM...
  9. Automotive Industry & GM News
    Chevrolet is getting a jump on things, teasing the brand spanking new 2020 Silverado HD well ahead of its 2019 debut. Although we know little at this point-though Chevy promises "increased durability and validation standards, and the bolder, larger proportions"-the teaser does at least give us...
  10. Automotive Industry & GM News
    The Chevrolet Silverado will now be available as a medium-duty chassis cab truck, General Motors announced today at The Work Truck Show in Indianapolis. The class 4, 5 and 6 Silverados were designed using input from fleet managers, truck drivers and vehicle upfitters. Chevy addressed multiple...
  11. Global Chevrolet News
    Duraburb Inc. is doing the work General Motors won't.  Ever wanted to get your hands on a Chevrolet Suburban 3500 HD, or a diesel-fueled Suburban or Tahoe, but found your local dealer unable to help? Here enters Erich Swanson's Duraburb. Based out of Apopka, Florida, Duraburb has been...
  12. Global GMC & Wuling News
    The words luxury and truck only recently began to be uttered in the same sentence, and in that short time, the array of posh pickups available has exploded. At GMC, nearly 50 percent of its trucks that find their way into customer's driveways are sold in Denali trim, the top-notch package that...
  13. Global Chevrolet News
    General Motors quickly deleted the power figures for its new 6.6-liter Duramax turbodiesel V8 after they were posted to the GM Powertrain website, but we now have confirmation of the heavy-duty engine's output. TTAC's Matthew Guy has just sent us the figures from the Texas Motor Speedway in...
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