Comprehensive changes for GM
- GM's Hybrid Plans Take Shape. Stephenson, Stan // Motor Age;Jun2003, Vol. 122 Issue 6, p160
General Motors Corp. (GM) announced plans to launch a gas/electric hybrid drivetrain option for its GMC Sierra and Chevrolet Silverado trucks in the late 2003. The automaker has apparently decided to go to the large-vehicle application to unveil its hybrid technology. The GM design is called...
- GM considers a countermove: Light-duty diesels. Truett, Richard // Automotive News;1/20/2014, Vol. 88 Issue 6604, p94
The article reports that Steve Kiefer, vice president of global powertrain for General Motors (GM), is considering a diesel engine for the light-duty Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra to compete with the fuel economy improvements due on the Ford F-150 and Ram pickups in 2014. The 4.5 liter V-8...
- PULL-AHEAD PROGRAM. Gritzinger, Bob // AutoWeek;11/6/2006, Vol. 56 Issue 46, p14
The article offers information about an early launch of trucks by General Motors Corp. General Motors' full-size pickup trucks, Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra, are available in the market, 13 moths before planned schedule. It is informed that the launch is expected to give a boost to General...
- CALL OF DUTY. Neff, Natalie // AutoWeek;7/19/2010, Vol. 60 Issue 14, p24
The article evaluates the new range of pickup trucks from General Motors Corp., including Chevrolet Silverado HD, Chevrolet Sierra HD, and Denali.
- 2013 GMC, Chevrolet Bi-Fuel Pickups Introduced. // Trailer/Body Builders Exclusive Insight;3/6/2012, p2
The article presents the 2013 Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra 2500 HD extended pickup trucks.
- GM Ready for Titanic Battle. POPE, BYRON // Ward's Auto World;Sep2010, Vol. 46 Issue 9, p46
The article evaluates the 2011 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 HD and the GMC Sierra HD trucks from General Motors.
- GM aims to broaden the appeal of 2 pickups. Kranz, Rick // Automotive News;11/27/2006, Vol. 81 Issue 6231, p30
The article presents information about General Motors Corp.'s (GM) full-sized 2007 Silverado and Sierra 1500 pickup trucks. The trucks have been extensively re-engineered and restyled. Roughly 60 percent of the parts in the Silverado and Sierra pickups are shared with the GM's 2007 full-sized...
- GM raises prices of aging Sierra, Silverado pickups. Teahen Jr., John K. // Automotive News;5/15/2006, Vol. 80 Issue 6202, p6
This article reports that General Motors Corp. has boosted the prices on its best-selling line of vehicles, especially the full-sized Chevrolet Silverado pickups. It also increased the stickers on the Silverado's sibling, the GMC Sierra, GMC's top-volume nameplate. Both lines will be redesigned...
- CAD Saves GM Truck-Plant Investments. // Ward's Auto World;Nov2006, Vol. 42 Issue 11, p9
The article reports that General Motors Corp. (GMC) has put more time in computer-aided modeling and less money in retooling plants to produce its lightduty 2007 Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra pickup trucks. Gary White, vehicle line executive-fullsize trucks, said that GMC kept costs law in...