Browsing Category 'GMC Sierra'

GM Recalls 895,000 Chevrolet Silverado, GMC Sierra Trucks for Seatbelt Issues

Nearly 900,000 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 and GMC Sierra 1500 pickup trucks are subject to a recall to fix a defect with the front-seat seatbelts. General Motors says the issue affects 895,232 2014-2015 model-year Silverado and Sierra trucks in the U.S., around 3000 of which are still unsold on dealer lots. The problem relates to a […]

Seven Pickup Trucks Enter, Only One Emerges with an IIHS Top Safety Pick

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) is challenging the reputation of full-size pickup trucks as indestructible beasts with its latest round of crash-test results. After putting extended-cab and crew-cab versions of the Ford F-150, Chevrolet Silverado, Ram 1500, and Toyota Tundra through its full battery of tests, the Ford was the only model to ace the small-overlap crash […]

Chevrolet, GMC Trying Again with Silverado and Sierra Hybrid Pickups

Back in 2009, General Motors introduced a two-mode hybrid setup on its Silverado/Sierra full-size pickups and related SUVs, but truck buyers showed little interest and the powertrain was dropped with the move to the redesigned, 2014 models. For the new trucks, the 4.3-liter V-6 was supposed to be the high-efficiency offering. Now, GM is making […]

The Over-$50K Club: The Most Expensive Pickup Trucks You Can Buy

You can get a lot of truck for $30K, but you can get a lot more of a lot more for more than $50K.