- 2007 Chevy Tahoe is bigger but has better fuel economy. Bowens, Greg // Automotive News;12/19/2005, Vol. 80 Issue 6181, p17
This article reports on the claims of General Motors Corp. (GM) that the 2007 Chevrolet Tahoe gets better fuel economy than its predecessor and feels more like a car to drive. The redesigned Tahoe is longer, wider and heavier than the vehicle it replaces. Based on the GMT900 platform, the new...
- A new road into next decade. LaReau, Jamie; Kranz, Rick // Automotive News;8/21/2006, Vol. 80 Issue 6217, p30
The article presents information on the vehicle plan of General Motors Corp. (GM) for the period 2007-2010. GM is likely to abandon its mid-sized SUVs, and instead focus its attention on more fuel-efficient crossovers. The company will turn its much-talked-about Chevrolet Camaro concept car into...
- GM's Light Truck Strategy: Nip and Tuck. Kelly, Kevin M. // Automotive Design & Production;Sep2008, Vol. 120 Issue 9, p22
The article discusses the changes made by General Motors' truck engineering team to their products to meet increased client demands for greater fuel economy. The team came up with extra fuel economy pickups (XFE) and sport utility vehicles (SUV). They reduced the weight of XFEs by 150 pounds or...
- GM to exit medium-duty market. // Commercial Carrier Journal;Jul2009, Vol. 166 Issue 7, p26
The article reports that General Motors has announced its plans to cease production of its Chevrolet Kodiak and GMC TopKick medium-duty trucks by July 31, 2009. Both trucks are being manufactured at the company's plant in Flint, Michigan which also assembles Chevrolet Silverado, GMC Sierra...
- Chevy's new TrailBlazer SUV aims to top Explorer. Tully, Tom // Fort Worth Business Press;12/21/2001, Vol. 14 Issue 35, p15
Highlights the 2002 Chevy TrailBlazer sport utility vehicle from General Motors Corp. Design; Speed and engine performance; Safety features.
- New Tracker gets a powerful boost. Miller, Joe // Automotive News;11/8/1999, Vol. 74 Issue 5847, p4
Reports on General Motors' installation of the V-6 engine of the Suzuki Grand Vitara car to the year 2001 model Chevrolet Tracker LT sport utility vehicle. Features and specifications.
- Avalanche of Opportunity. Krebs, Michelle // Ward's Auto World;Jun2001, Vol. 37 Issue 6, p44
Introduces the 2002 Chevrolet Avalanche 4WD sport utility vehicle manufactured by General Motors Corp. Design of the automobile; Practicality and versatility of the vehicle; Specifications of the Avalanche.
- No fuelin' GM hits 300-mile mark. Golden, John // Westchester County Business Journal;5/21/2007, Vol. 46 Issue 21, p1
The article reports on a 300-mile zero emissions fuel cell drive of two Chevrolet Sequel vehicles from General Motors Corp. (GM) at Lyndhurst Castle in Tarrytown, New York. The sport utility vehicles are electronically powered by hydrogen fuels emitting only water vapor. GM officials said that...
- Chevrolet Captiva. // Auto Express;11/20/2013, Issue 1295, p72
The article reports that Chevrolet is offering a discount for Captiva 4x4 sport utility vehicle in LT trim for the 2.2-litre VCDi diesel model until January 1, 2013.