Showing posts in the category of Chevrolet Silverado

New Chevrolet Colorado and Silverado Concepts from SEMA


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Chevrolet appears to be one of the busiest automakers at this year’s SEMA Show, with the company paying special attention to its pickup trucks.

Chevrolet Silverado Gets University of Texas Longhorns Special Edition


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GM keeps on rolling out special editions of the Chevrolet Silverado pickup truck, with the latest one being dedicated to the University of Texas Longhorns football team.

2015 Chevrolet Silverado Gains, But Doesn't Earn, its Rally Stripes


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In a move that will leave rally fans with a smirk on their face, GM has resurrected the "Rally" nameplate for the 2015 Chevrolet Silverado.

GM Said to be Moving Up Launch of New Big Pickups by Nine Months


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GM’s next generation of full-sized pickup trucks are not yet around the corner, having previously been slated for launch sometime in the summer of 2019.

GM Announces Six More Recalls Totaling 717,949 Vehicles in the US


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Recalls continue to keep General Motors busy, with the automaker announcing six new actions covering 717,949 recent model vehicles in the U.S.

GM Confirms 8-Speed Auto for Chevy Silverado, GMC Sierra and Yukon


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When GM released the new Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra pickup trucks in 2013 and the latest GMC Yukon SUV earlier this year, they were offered with a 6-speed auto transmission. Now, GM is stepping up a gear, or rather two, as starting from this fall, the 2015MY Chevy Silverado, GMC Sierra and GMC Yukon Denali/Yukon XL Denali models with the 420hp 6.2-liter EcoTec3 V8 will have a standard 8-speed automatic.

This Modified 1959 Chevy Truck Pulls 1G on the Skidpad!


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The cult of turning old pickup trucks into sports cars with cornering capabilities far beyond what they were originally intended to handle seems to be thriving. It’s like every other modified truck you see on the web these days has adjustable coilovers, trick differentials and wide, sticky tires to help it beat physics and carry as much speed as possible through the bends.

Chevy Enlists New Silverado 1500 Crew Cab in the Police Force


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GM's growing portfolio of vehicles aimed for police use is welcoming a new member in the guise of the 2015 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Crew Cab Special Service Vehicle (just call it SSV) that will go on sale this summer.

GM Prices CNG Option on the Silverado and Sierra Pickups from $9,500


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As you may know, the 2015 Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra 2500HD and 3500HD pickups are available with a CNG option, allowing them to run on both gasoline and compressed natural gas.

2015 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD and 3500HD High Country with a Dab of Premium Features


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As pickup trucks outsell every other class of vehicles in the States, carmakers can afford to spread into all sorts of niches, from back-to-basics work tools to aggressive builds and more luxury-orientated editions.

GM Continues Recalls with 172,000 Cruzes and 490,000 SUVs and Pickups


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Following the stop-sale announcement issued last week, GM announced a recall for certain 2013 and 2014 Chevrolet Cruze models for possible axle fractures. On the approximately 172,000 models involved in the recall, all equipped with the 1.4-liter turbocharged gasoline engine, the right front axle half shaft can fracture without warning during normal driving.

Chevy Reveals Gasoline- or CNG-Fueled 2015 Silverado


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Current US gas prices are such that a gallon of gasoline is 62 percent more expensive than compressed natural gas (or CNG, a resource which has mostly run out in accessible pockets and is now exploited almost exclusively by perilous shale fracturing more commonly known as fracking – it therefore has the potential to be far more polluting than the regular culprits).

Oh Snap! Chevy Tries to Pull Another Stuck Truck to Safety


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You can add this episode to our growing list of towing projects that didn't go exactly as planned. There are no details on the whens, hows and wheres of the incident, but from what we understand, it looks like it took place somewhere in the good old U.S. of A (sorry Russia, you lucked out on this one).

Lingenfelter-Tuned 2014 Chevy Reaper is What the Doc Ordered for Ford's Raptor


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If you wanted a badass, full-size truck with plenty of go and character, plus the reassurance of an official dealer, your only real option up until now has been Ford's monstrous 411hp F-150 SVT Raptor. Neither Chrysler with the Ram 1500 nor GM with its Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra have bothered to create a real rival to the Blue Oval's fun-packed truck. Here's where the new 2014 Chevrolet Reaper steps in.

GM Scoops 2014 North American Car and Truck of the Year Awards with Corvette & Silverado


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For the first time ever, Chevrolet has taken both awards for the 2014 North American Car and Truck of the Year at the Detroit Auto Show with the Corvette Stingray and Silverado 1500. The Silverado last won the award in 2007, while the Corvette was last named Car of the Year in 1998.

2014 North American Car and Truck/Utility of the Year: The Three Finalists for Each Category


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It's time to learn the three finalists for the respective categories of the 2014 North American Car and Truck/Utility of the year.

In the regular car segment, the three models that made it to the last round are the new Cadillac CTS, Mazda3 compact and Chevrolet Corvette Stingray, while the Jeep Cherokee, Chevrolet Silverado and Acura MDX are the candidates for the truck and utility vehicle award.

Chevrolet Reveals its Pimped Trucks for SEMA, Including New 2015 Tahoe and Suburban


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Chevrolet has blown the covers off its concept trucks and SUVs on the eve of the SEMA Show in Las Vegas. Besides the high-performance Silverado Cheyenne concept, the GM brand has brought five other Silverado-based custom concepts, as well as two studies based on the Tahoe SUV and one based on the Suburban.

Chevrolet's High-Performance Silverado Cheyenne Concept is the Z/28 of Trucks


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Another day, another Chevrolet concept for the SEMA Show. The Silverado Cheyenne study is a performance-oriented version of the 2014 Silverado regular cab that combines a 420hp 6.2-liter V8 engine with weight-saving measures to make the truck go faster.

Chevrolet Taking a Host of Customized Concepts to SEMA Show


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Chevrolet plans to display a little bit of everything at this year's edition of the SEMA Show held in Las Vegas from November 5 to 8, and even though in this latest release there's no mention of the facelifted Camaro and the brand new Corvette, we're pretty certain that the bow tie brand will bring several customized samples of its halo sports cars to The Strip.

Road Rage Texas Grandpa Confuses Bicyclists with NYC Motorcyclists


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In an incident that eerily reminded us of the recent (tragic) events in New York City between a Range Rover driver and a group of motorcyclists, a 74-year old man in a Chevrolet Silverado from Montgomery County in Texas had a scuffle with a group of cyclists on Thursday evening.