2014 Chevrolet Silverado / GMC Sierra Spy Photos: New Small-Block, Less Weight

Introduced as 2007 models, the current Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra full-size pickup twins are due for a revamp. Our spy photographers (dressed like snow leopards, we hope) have nabbed several shots of both extended- and crew-cab versions during cold-weather testing. While it’s difficult to make out much in the way of design aside from […]

Utah Chevy dealer calls on new pickups to help remodel showroom

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Pickup trucks and demolition are like the Reese’s Cups in a Manly Man’s diet: two great tastes that taste great together. John Watson Chevrolet in Utah whipped up its own treat when it…

Corvette ZR1-powered Chevrolet Silverado has us feeling sleepy

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Here we have the kind of sleeper that’ll wake you up no time: a short-bed, four-wheel-drive Chevrolet Silverado with an LS9 from the Chevrolet Corvette ZR1. With dyno numbers of 510…

These are your top 10 best-selling vehicles for 2011

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The figures have been tallied for the best-selling vehicle in the U.S. in 2011, and not surprisingly, the Ford F-Series pickup truck is kin…

These are Detroit automakers’ top-selling vehicles of 2011

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The numbers are officially in for 2011, and once again, Ford, General Motors and Chrysler sold more pickup trucks than any other model. The Ford F-Series was t…

GM schedules 21-week idle of three truck plants

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Four of General Motors’ full-size truck plants, three of them in the U.S., will go intermittently silent for a total of 21 weeks in order to retool for 2013 model year production. The Fort W…

These are the industry’s most profitable cars and trucks

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At the end of the day, every mass-market automaker is nothing more than a company looking for profits. And while you can have a great-looking vehicle that performs well and draws critical acclaim, but if it…

Chevrolet and Realtree Go Hunting Together at SEMA with Special Silverado

Trucks outfitted for hunting season are nothing new at the annual SEMA show, but given the general availability of stuff like the new Ram 1500 Mossy Oak Edition, this Chevrolet Silverado Realtree has to be taken seriously for its production possibility. A factory version might not have this concept’s graphics—which include a large bowtie and […]

Callaway Supercharges Chevy Pickups and SUVs to Create SportTrucks

Callaway, known for building hotted-up Camaros and Corvettes, has assembled a package to be applied to Chevy’s trucks and sport-utes. Callaway will build a SportTruck from any Silverado 1500, Silverado 2500HD, Avalanche, Tahoe, or Suburban with a gas engine. The package is the same for each, and tops the engine with an Eaton TVS supercharger […]

A Pair of Chevy Silverado HD Pickups for SEMA

Lest Ford’s array of F-series trucks get all the attention, Chevrolet is displaying two modified Silverado HD trucks at this year’s SEMA show. They’re built to highlight both genuine Chevrolet accessory parts and aftermarket bits aimed at truck lovers. Both show vehicles are equipped with the 6.6-liter Duramax diesel engine and a six-speed automatic transmission. […]

Ford Announces Official Output Figures for 2011 F-150 EcoBoost

Ford has released official output numbers for the 2011 F-150’s new EcoBoost engine. In this application, the twin-turbocharged, 3.5-liter V-6 engine makes 365 hp at 5000 rpm and 420 lb-ft of torque at 2500 rpm, and Ford claims it will tow a maximum of 11,300 pounds; it will be available later this year along with […]

Bigger, badder, and better, the new heavy-duty Chevy looks to turn up the heat on the competition.
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2011 Chevrolet Silverado Heavy Duty – Official Photos and Info

Bigger, badder, and better, the new heavy-duty Chevy looks to turn up the heat on the competition. GM is using the Chicago auto show to unwrap its latest salvo in the heavy-duty pickup wars: the 2011 Chevrolet Silverado Heavy Duty. Available in three-quarter- or one-ton strengths, the new Silverado HD is a workhorse aimed squarely […]

Improved Fuel Economy for Chevy Silverado and GMC Sierra Pickups with 5.3-liter V-8

For 2010, the Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra are more fuel efficient thanks to some subtle changes from GM engineers. Regular trucks with the 5.3-liter V-8 climb from 14 mpg city/20 mpg highway to 15/21; the fuel-sipping XFE models earn 1 extra highway mpg, for a rating of 15/22. Figures for hybrid variants of the […]

GM Shelves Small Duramax Diesel V-8 – Car News

The revolutionary 4.5-liter turbo-diesel is put on indefinite hold as a result of GM’s economic woes. Despite being hyped for its innovative design and potential to significantly improve the fuel economy of full-size trucks, General Motors is placing on indefinite hold plans to introduce a new 4.5-liter Duramax V-8 turbo-diesel in 2010 Chevrolet Silverado and […]