Tag: GMC

GM And Isuzu Building Diesel Engine Components Plant In Ohio For HD Pickups

General Motors and Isuzu have announced they will build an all-new diesel engine components plant in Brookville, Ohio. The two carmakers will invest $175 million through their DMAX joint venture (60 percent owned by GM and 40 percent by Isuzu Diesel Services of America) to build a new 251,000 sq-ft (23,319 sq-m) facility. The new […]

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The Honda Civic And Accord Were The Most Stolen Vehicles Last Year, But Thieves Are Targeting Newer Pickups

The National Insurance Crime Bureau has released its annual Hot Wheels report which reveals the 10 most stolen vehicles in the United States. According to the group, a vehicle was stolen every 42.2 seconds in 2018. That’s an alarming statistic, but thefts are actually down three percent from 2017. That’s good news, but there were […]

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Tesla Cybertruck Vs. Detroit’s Traditional Trucks: We’re In The Age Of Robocop Villains

Well, it’s official. Elon Musk kept his word and unveiled a battery powered full-size pickup truck. However, what stands out to us, and probably to everyone else, is not the zero-emissions factor, but rather its wedge-choke design. The so-called Cybertruck not only looks unlike any other pickup truck out there, but it doesn’t look like […]

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GM Tries To Steal Tesla’s Thunder, Announces Electric Pickup Will Go On Sale In 2021

Fans are eagerly awaiting the unveiling of Tesla’s Cybertruck, but General Motors has attempted to steal their thunder. At the Barclay’s Global Automotive Conference, CEO Mary Barra confirmed the an electric pickup would go on sale in the fall of 2021. That’s much sooner than many people thought as GM’s vice president of global strategy […]

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GMC Debuts Sierra And Yukon Accessory Concepts In Dubai

GMC has two interesting accessory concept vehicles on display at the 2019 Dubai Motor Show that could become available in the near future. One thing is certain, though: both have been created with the Middle East customer in mind. The first one is a GMC Sierra 1500 AT4 featuring an additional trailer that turns the […]

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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 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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Hold On To Ya Butts: Newer GM Cars Getting Alexa Available With Samuel L. Jackson’s Voice

Millions of vehicles from the Buick, Cadillac, Chevrolet, and GMC brands will offer Amazon Alexa AI assistant starting in the first half of 2020. Thanks to the available embedded 4G LTE connectivity and GM’s updatable embedded app framework in the vehicle, GM will make Alexa available on model year 2018 and newer cars, trucks, and […]

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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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2020 GMC Sierra Heavy Duty First Drive – Tow Happy

Heavy-duty truck buyers tow things often. So do many light-duty truck buyers. So perhaps I shouldn’t have been surprised to be be asked, shortly after stepping off an airplane, to get behind the wheel of an HD truck towing something like 13,000 pounds of RV. This, despite having trailering experience that hovered near zero. I […]

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2020 GMC Acadia First Drive – Another AT4 Joins the Lineup

GMC has long made a fuss about its Denali sub-brand, which is meant to signify the most luxurious trim available for any given GMC model. GMCs, of course, are supposed to be more upscale versions of Chevrolet trucks and SUVs, even without Denali badging. Enter a new sub-brand – AT4. First available as an off-road-oriented […]

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An Outdoorsier GMC Canyon Waits in the Wings

<img data-attachment-id="1575155" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/2017-GMC-Canyon-SLT-Diesel.jpeg" 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="2017 GMC Canyon SLT Diesel" data-image-description=" Image: GMC ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/2017-GMC-Canyon-SLT-Diesel-450×300.jpeg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/2017-GMC-Canyon-SLT-Diesel-610×407.jpeg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1575155 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/2017-GMC-Canyon-SLT-Diesel-610×407.jpeg” alt=”2017 GMC Canyon SLT Diesel – Image: GMC” width=”610″ height=”407″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/2017-GMC-Canyon-SLT-Diesel-610×407.jpeg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/2017-GMC-Canyon-SLT-Diesel-75×50.jpeg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/2017-GMC-Canyon-SLT-Diesel-450×300.jpeg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/2017-GMC-Canyon-SLT-Diesel-768×512.jpeg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/2017-GMC-Canyon-SLT-Diesel-120×80.jpeg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/2017-GMC-Canyon-SLT-Diesel.jpeg 1280w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Adventurous types looking for off-road fun from […]

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Rare Rides: An All-wheel Drive Chevrolet Astro RV From 1991

<img data-attachment-id="1682028" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/s-l1600-1-1.jpg" data-orig-size="1600,1200" 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="1991 Provan Tiger GT" data-image-description=" https://www.ebay.com/itm/1991-Tiger-GT-Provan-AWD-Class-B-Camper-Van-Pop-Top-Only-15-299-Acutal-Miles-/264392238546?oid=264365339653 ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/s-l1600-1-1-450×338.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/s-l1600-1-1-610×458.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1682028 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/s-l1600-1-1-610×458.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”458″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/s-l1600-1-1-610×458.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/s-l1600-1-1-75×56.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/s-l1600-1-1-450×338.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/s-l1600-1-1-768×576.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/s-l1600-1-1-120×90.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/s-l1600-1-1.jpg 1600w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> The Rare Rides series has touched on recreational vehicles twice in the past, when it featured […]

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Junkyard Find: 1996 Isuzu Hombre

<img data-attachment-id="1676590" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/00-1996-Isuzu-Hombre-in-Denver-wrecking-yard-photograph-by-Murilee-Martin.jpg" data-orig-size="3000,1688" 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="1996 Isuzu Hombre in Colorado wrecking yard, LH front view" data-image-description=" 1996 Isuzu Hombre in Colorado wrecking yard, LH front view – ©2019 Murilee Martin – The Truth About Cars ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/00-1996-Isuzu-Hombre-in-Denver-wrecking-yard-photograph-by-Murilee-Martin-450×253.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/00-1996-Isuzu-Hombre-in-Denver-wrecking-yard-photograph-by-Murilee-Martin-610×343.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1676590″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/00-1996-Isuzu-Hombre-in-Denver-wrecking-yard-photograph-by-Murilee-Martin-610×343.jpg” alt=”1996 Isuzu Hombre in Colorado wrecking yard, LH front view – […]

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