Tag: chevrolet silverado

Consumer Reports Names The Chevrolet Camaro And Colorado The Least Reliable Cars In America

Consumer Reports has released its Annual Auto Reliability Survey which found a number of automakers have improved over the past year. While the publication has publicly criticized Tesla in the past, the company’s reliability has climbed from last year. As a result, both the Model 3 and Model S have received the coveted “Recommend” rating. […]

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Chevy Turns 2016 SEMA Concept Into 2021 Silverado Carhartt Special Edition

Chevrolet has unveiled the 2021 Silverado HD Carhartt Special Edition model, inspired by the Silverado 2500 HD Carhartt concept vehicle that made its debut at SEMA back in 2016. This new truck is based on the current Silverado 2500 LTZ crew cab variant, featuring the Z71 Off-Road Package, tuned twin-tube Rancho shocks, Hill Descent Control […]

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Chevy Suburban, Tahoe, Yukon, Silverado And GMC Sierra Recalled Stateside

General Motors is recalling certain trucks and SUVs over a very serious problem: possible unintended braking. The issue is caused by a faulty wheel-speed sensor that could fail, leading to the braking of the wheel on the opposite side. Should this happen, the vehicle will pull to one side unexpectedly, increasing the risk of an […]

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PaxPower’s Silverado-Based Jackal Has The Ford F-150 Raptor In Its Sights

Chevrolet hasn’t released a Ford F-150 Raptor competitor, so PaxPower has decided to do it for them with their new Jackal. Based on the Silverado, the Jackal is available in three different stages and is billed as a “very capable” Raptor killer. The entry-level Stage 1 package costs $14,950 and features a modified exterior with a […]

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Chevrolet Silverado Goes Off-Road Racing To Become Tougher

Following in the footsteps of the Colorado ZR2 race truck, the all-new Chevrolet Silverado is going off-road racing in the United States. The full-size pickup truck will enter the Best in the Desert Racing Series, starting with the Laughlin Desert Classic on October 11. The Silverado race truck will compete in the 1200 Stock class, […]

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Kickin’ Up Dirt: Chevrolet Shows Race Truck – Prelude to a Raptor Fighter?

Trucks make money. A lot of it. Witness the relentless march of average transaction prices, hauled into the stratosphere by all things with a Crew Cab and four-wheel drive. Manufacturers have yet to find the ceiling so, spurred by consumer demand and financial reward, they continue to crank out ever-more outrageous (and expensive) variants. This […]

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Detroit Truck Wars: Ram Gains Ground on a Sinking Ford As GM Rises

<img data-attachment-id="1640028" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/19FordF-150Limited_02_HR-e1532616744427-610×462.jpg" data-orig-size="609,457" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"1536055502","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="19FordF-150Limited_02_HR-e1532616744427-610×462" data-image-description=" ford ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/19FordF-150Limited_02_HR-e1532616744427-610×462-450×338.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/19FordF-150Limited_02_HR-e1532616744427-610×462.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1640028 size-full” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/19FordF-150Limited_02_HR-e1532616744427-610×462.jpg” alt width=”609″ height=”457″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/19FordF-150Limited_02_HR-e1532616744427-610×462.jpg 609w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/19FordF-150Limited_02_HR-e1532616744427-610×462-75×56.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/19FordF-150Limited_02_HR-e1532616744427-610×462-450×338.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/19FordF-150Limited_02_HR-e1532616744427-610×462-120×90.jpg 120w” sizes=”(max-width: 609px) 100vw, 609px”> Never have pickup trucks mattered more to an automaker, especially domestic automakers. As sedans and coupes fall off, trucks make up an ever greater […]

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North American Car, Utility And Truck Of The Year Semifinalists Announced

The North American Car, Utility, and Truck of the Year Awards has announced this year’s semifinalists. On the car side, there are a number of high-profile models including the Chevrolet Corvette, Porsche 911, Polestar 1 and Toyota Supra. There are also a handful of luxury cars including the BMW 3-Series, Cadillac CT5 and Mercedes A-Class. […]

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UAW Strike Already Causing Ripple Effects As GM Forced To End Truck Production In Canada

As United Auto Workers’ strike against General Motors continues, ripple effects are already causing disruption on multiple levels. While US production has been stalled since Sunday, production at the Oshawa assembly plant in Canada has now taken a significant hit. As Reuters reports, GM Canada has been forced to temporarily layoff 1,200 employees at the […]

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Chevrolet Reportedly Developing A Hardcore Silverado To Tackle The Ford F-150 Raptor

Ford helped to popularize the off-road truck craze with the F-150 Raptor and it appears General Motors could be working on a competitor of sorts. According to Muscle Cars and Trucks, Chevrolet is developing a hardcore Silverado which could be called the ZRX. It will reportedly be more extreme than the Silverado Trail Boss and […]

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Them’s the Brakes: GM Recalling 3.46 Million Vehicles in North America

<img data-attachment-id="1289865" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/2016-GMC-Sierra-eAssist-048-e1468411870668.jpg" data-orig-size="2214,1453" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"P45+","caption":"2016 GMC Sierra with eAssist","created_timestamp":"1368345977","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"100","shutter_speed":"0.88811953344993","title":"2016 GMC Sierra with eAssist","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="2016 GMC Sierra with eAssist" data-image-description=" 2016 GMC Sierra with eAssist, Image: General Motors ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/2016-GMC-Sierra-eAssist-048-450×295.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/2016-GMC-Sierra-eAssist-048-610×400.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1289865″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/2016-GMC-Sierra-eAssist-048-610×400.jpg” alt=”2016 GMC Sierra with eAssist, Image: General Motors” width=”610″ height=”400″> General Motors is recalling 3.46 million examples of its […]

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GM: Pickup Profit Is Paramount, but Expect a Sales Rebound

<img data-attachment-id="1678044" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/GMFlintInvestment01-061219.jpg" data-orig-size="1280,853" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="GM Flint Investment silverado flilnt assembly" data-image-description=" GM ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/GMFlintInvestment01-061219-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/GMFlintInvestment01-061219-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1678044 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/GMFlintInvestment01-061219-610×407.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”407″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/GMFlintInvestment01-061219-610×407.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/GMFlintInvestment01-061219-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/GMFlintInvestment01-061219-450×300.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/GMFlintInvestment01-061219-768×512.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/GMFlintInvestment01-061219-120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/GMFlintInvestment01-061219.jpg 1280w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Unlike the botched launch of Ram’s new-for-2019 1500 pickup, General Motors from the very […]

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Fire Risk: GM Recalls 160,000 Canadian Pickups, No News on U.S. Models

<img data-attachment-id="1427105" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/2016-Chevrolet-Silverado-crew-cab-blue.jpeg" data-orig-size="1280,854" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="2016 Chevrolet Silverado crew cab blue" data-image-description=" Image: Chevrolet ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/2016-Chevrolet-Silverado-crew-cab-blue-450×300.jpeg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/2016-Chevrolet-Silverado-crew-cab-blue-610×407.jpeg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1427105″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/2016-Chevrolet-Silverado-crew-cab-blue-610×407.jpeg” alt=”2016 Chevrolet Silverado crew cab blue” width=”610″ height=”407″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/2016-Chevrolet-Silverado-crew-cab-blue-610×407.jpeg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/2016-Chevrolet-Silverado-crew-cab-blue-75×50.jpeg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/2016-Chevrolet-Silverado-crew-cab-blue-450×300.jpeg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/2016-Chevrolet-Silverado-crew-cab-blue-768×512.jpeg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/2016-Chevrolet-Silverado-crew-cab-blue-120×80.jpeg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/2016-Chevrolet-Silverado-crew-cab-blue.jpeg 1280w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> General Motors is issuing a recall on select […]

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GM Says Recently Dethroned Chevrolet Silverado Poised for a Comeback

<img data-attachment-id="1678044" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/GMFlintInvestment01-061219.jpg" data-orig-size="1280,853" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="GM Flint Investment silverado flilnt assembly" data-image-description=" GM ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/GMFlintInvestment01-061219-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/GMFlintInvestment01-061219-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1678044″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/GMFlintInvestment01-061219-610×407.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”407″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/GMFlintInvestment01-061219-610×407.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/GMFlintInvestment01-061219-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/GMFlintInvestment01-061219-450×300.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/GMFlintInvestment01-061219-768×512.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/GMFlintInvestment01-061219-120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/GMFlintInvestment01-061219.jpg 1280w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Everybody who obsesses over automobiles knows that the redesigned Chevrolet Silverado is a hideous monstrosity […]

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General Motors Drops More Cash for Pickup Production

<img data-attachment-id="1675846" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/GM-FtWayne-Investment-01.jpg" data-orig-size="1280,851" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"2.2","credit":"Ryan Hake","camera":"NIKON D4","caption":"General Motors Chairman and CEO Mary Barra meets with plant employees at the GM Fort Wayne Assembly plant Thursday, May 30, 2019 before announcing the company is investing $24 million in the plant to expand production of full size Chevrolet Silverado 1500 and GMC Sierra 1500 pickups […]

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Duramax Deferral: Emissions Delay Punts Straight-six GM Diesel to 2020 Model Year

General Motors’ new Flint-built, light-duty 3.0-liter inline-six turbo-diesel won’t be a late-year addition to the company’s full-size pickup lineup, after all. Apparently, the engine’s emissions certification process was not the speedy affair GM had hoped for. Customers will now have to wait for the 2020 model year before getting their hands on the 460 lb-ft […]

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