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February 26, 2016

GM introduces hybrid versions of the Chevy Silverado and GMC Sierra pickups

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GM has unveiled new hybrid versions of its Chevy Silverado and GMC full-size pickups, which use a mild hybrid system to improve the the fuel efficiency of the large pickups by up to 13 percent. Rather than use a full hybrid system, like the new Malibu, both pickups use a small electric motor and lithium-ion battery.

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January 28, 2016

2016 GMC Sierra All Terrain X is ready to get dirty

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GMC has unveiled the 2016 Sierra All Terrain X, which is a special edition of the All Terrain model, that adds several new features to increase the pickup's off-road capability.

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January 13, 2016

2017 GMC Acadia goes on a massive diet and gets a 2.5L four-cyl

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GMC has unveiled the all-new 2017 Acadia crossover at the Detroit Auto Show. The biggest news is that the Acadia is now 700 pounds lighter than the current model, thanks to a new lighter body structure and a smaller exterior.

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January 9, 2016

2017 GMC Acadia teased ahead of its Detroit debut

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GMC has released this teaser photo of the next-generation 2017 GMC Acadia, which is going to debut in just a days at the Detroit Auto Show.

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November 17, 2015

2016 GMC Sierra Denali Ultimate debuts in LA

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In addition to the 2017 GMC Canyon Denali, GMC is also bringing the 2016 Sierra Denali Ultimate to the LA Auto Show this week. As its name suggests, the Sierra Denali Ultimate takes the Sierra Denali another step up in terms of style and capability.

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2017 GMC Canyon Denali revealed

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GMC has unveiled the 2017 Canyon Denali ahead of its debut this week at the LA Auto Show. The ultimate version of GMC's midsize pickup stands out with a unique chrome grille and unique wheels - 20-inch ultra-bright-machined aluminum wheels with painted accents. The exterior also gets chrome fog lamp bezels, five-inch-diameter rectangular chrome assist steps, a polished exhaust tip and a standard spray-in bed liner.

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September 23, 2015

2016 GMC Sierra Elevation Edition gets a new face

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The 2016 GMC Sierra Elevation Edition has been unveiled with some styling updates and new technology, like Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.

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July 29, 2015

2016 Chevy Colorado and GMC Canyon Duramax Diesel announced

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GM has officially announced the introduction of the 2016 Chevy Colorado and GMC Canyon Duramax diesel models. Both pickups are powered by a 2.8L turbo diesel four-cylinder that generates 181 horsepower and 369 lb-ft. of torque.

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July 27, 2015

2016 Chevy, Buick, GMC and Cadillac models get new safety tech

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GM has announced that several 2016 Chevy, Buick, GMC and Cadillac models will offer 22 different active safety technologies. The available technology ranges from new driver alerts to systems that automatically intervene and assist the driver in some situations.

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July 15, 2015

2016 GMC Sierra gets a facelift

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Following the reveal of the updated 2016 Chevy Silverado 1500 a few days ago, GM has now revealed the updates to its brother, the 2016 GMC Sierra.

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March 31, 2015

2016 GMC Terrain gets a facelift

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GMC is giving the Terrain SUV a facelift for the 2016 model year, which is debuting this week at the New York Auto Show. The 2016 Terrain gets new front and and rear fascias, new grille designs, a power dome hood, LED daytime running lamps and additional updates.

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February 24, 2015

GM trademarks 'Badlands' name, will it be used for a F-150 Raptor rival?

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It's being reported that General Motors recently filed a trademark for the name "Badlands" with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office on February 16, 2015. The application states that the name will be used for "motor land vehicle, namely, trucks."

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January 8, 2015

2015 GMC Canyon Nightfall Edition Revealed

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GMC has announced the release of the 2015 GMC Canyon Nightfall Edition, which is a blacked-out version of the Canyon midsize pickup. The Canyon Nightfall Edition is only offered on SLE crew cab models and comes exclusively in Onyx Black.

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December 8, 2014

GMC May Get a Small Crossover

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This month the Chevrolet Trax small crossover is going to start rolling into showrooms. The Trax is another new entry in the growing small SUV segment and now that both Buick and Chevrolet have one, will GMC be next?

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November 11, 2014

GMC May Expand its Lineup with a Wrangler Competitor and New Flagship

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The face of GMC is expected to change in the near future with the brand looking at the possibility of expanding its lineup.

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November 7, 2014

2015 GMC Yukon Denali Gets New Eight-Speed Transmission and Better Fuel Economy

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GMC has announced that the 2015 Yukon Denali SUV is getting a new eight-speed automatic transmission. Both the Yukon Denali and Yukon XL Denali are now powered by a 420-hp 6.2-liter V-8 engine with a new Hydra-Matic 8L90 eight-speed automatic transmission, which is more fuel-efficient than the Denali's previous six-speed automatic.

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September 22, 2014

2015 Chevy Colorado and GMC Canyon 4-Cyl Rated at 27 MPG

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GM has announced the fuel economy specs for the four-cylinder powered 2015 Chevy Colorado and GMC Canyon pickups. The 200-hp 2.5L four-cylinder engine with 2WD and the 6-speed automatic transmission is rated at 20 mpg city and 27 mpg highway.

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September 19, 2014

2015 GMC Sierra Elevation Edition Unveiled

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GMC has unveiled the 2015 Sierra Elevation Edition, which is based on the Sierra 1500 double-cab pickup and adds a body-colored grille surround, color-keyed door handles, mirror caps, side moldings and front and rear bumpers.

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September 18, 2014

2015 Chevy Colorado and GMC Canyon Pickups Head to Dealers

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GM has announced that the first batch of the 2015 Chevy Colorado and GMC Canyon midsize pickups are on their way to dealers.

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September 13, 2014

2015 GMC Sierra Carbon Edition Adds a Sportier Look

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GMC has announced the introduction of the 2015 GMC Sierra Carbon Edition, which is based on the Sierra 1500 pickup, but adds some unique additions to give the pickup a sportier look.

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September 3, 2014

2015 Chevy Colorado and GMC Canyon V6 Rated at 26 MPG, Diesel Confirmed

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GM has released the fuel economy specs for the 2015 Chevy Colorado and GMC Canyon V6 midsize pickups, which get up to 26 mpg on the highway.

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August 5, 2014

2015 Chevy Colorado and GMC Canyon Pricing Released

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GM has released the pricing for the 2015 Chevy Colorado and GMC Canyon midsize pickups. The 2015 Colorado starts at $20,995, while the Canyon starts at $21,880.

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GM to Release More Diesel Vehicles in the U.S.

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General Motors is reportedly going to release more diesel-powered cars and trucks in the U.S. in the next few years.

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July 18, 2014

2015 Chevy Silverado, GMC Sierra and Yukon Get Eight-Speed Transmission

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GM has confirmed that the the 2015 Chevy Silverado, GMC Sierra full size pickups and GMC Yukon SUV are getting a new eight-speed automatic transmission.

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Chevy Colorado and GMC Canyon Pickups to Get Off-Road Raptor Fighter?

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It's being reported that General Motors is working on a competitor to the Ford F-150 SVT Raptor, but instead of building an off-road pickup based on the Chevy Silverado and GMC Sierra, GM is going smaller.

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June 19, 2014

GM Updates 2015 Chevy Colorado and GMC Canyon Specs

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The 2015 Chevy Colorado and GMC Canyon midsize pickups are still on target for a fall arrival and now GM has announced updated specs for the two pickups.

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May 22, 2014

2015 GMC Sierra All Terrain HD Unveiled

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GMC has unveiled the 2015 Sierra All Terrain HD, which gets an off-road package that was previously introduced on its half-ton pickups.

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March 19, 2014

GM Unveils a New Generation of Ecotec Small Engines

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General Motors has revealed its new family of Ecotec small engines, which will range in size from 1.0L to 1.5L. GM says that the new engines will power many of its small cars and compact crossovers, including the all-new 2015 Chevy Cruze.

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March 3, 2014

GMC is Working on a Hummer-Inspired SUV

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GMC is reportedly working on new Hummer-inspired SUV that will have more off-road capabilities than GMC's current models. A GMC designer revealed that the new GMC SUV is being designed to compete against the Jeep Wrangler.

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February 24, 2014

2015 Chevy Tahoe, Suburban and GMC Yukon SUVs Are Now Rated at 23 MPG

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GM has announced that the 2015 Chevy and GMC SUVs are now almost 10 percent more fuel efficient than the outgoing models.

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February 19, 2014

General Motors is Working on Aluminum Trucks for 2018

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Following Ford's segment changing 2015 F-150, which features aluminum body panels, GM is now reportedly also working on an aluminum-bodied pickup that will be introduced around 2018. In an effort to put its trucks on a serious diet, GM is going to follow Ford's move by using lighter aluminum for the next-generation of the Silverado and Sierra pickups.

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January 20, 2014

GMC May Get a Stand-Alone Model

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Last week GM unveiled the new 2015 GMC Canyon mid-size pickup at the Detroit Auto Show, which is a rebadged version of the Chevy Colorado. GMC's lineup has consistently been a lineup of rebadged Chevy trucks, but could this change in the future? GM global product chief Mark Reuss recently hinted that there may be a new GMC in the works that doesn't share its platform with a Chevy.

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January 12, 2014

2015 GMC Canyon Midsize Pickup Officially Unveiled

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We're just a day away from the kick off of the 2014 Detroit Auto Show and GMC has now officially unveiled the 2015 Canyon midsize pickup, which is basically the GMC version of the Chevy Colorado.

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January 6, 2014

2015 GMC Canyon Teased, It Debuts on January 12

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GMC has released this teaser of the 2015 GMC Canyon midsize pickup that is going to debut at the Detroit Auto Show on January 12. The 2015 GMC Canyon shares its platform with the 2015 Chevy Colorado, which was unveiled at the LA Auto Show last November.

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December 20, 2013

2015 GMC Canyon Pickup to Debut at the Detroit Auto Show

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It's been revealed that GM is going to unveil the 2015 GMC Canyon midsize pickup at the Detroit Auto Show next month. If you recall GM recently unveiled the 2015 Chevrolet Colorado at the LA Auto Show last month, which should remain pretty close to what the Canyon will look like. The previous Canyon shared most of its parts with the Colorado, with the exception of a some unique styling elements, so the same is expected of the next Canyon.

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October 3, 2013

GM is Working on a New Smaller GMC Model

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GM's Mark Ruess has revealed that GM is currently at work on a new smaller and more car-like model for the GMC lineup. Currently the smallest model in the lineup is the GMC Terrain, but the new crossover will be even smaller.

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October 1, 2013

GM's New Full-Size Pickups Are in High Demand

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GM's all-new 2014 Chevy Silverado and GMC Sierra pickups are in high demand and it's being reported that the automaker can't keep up with demand. The most popular version of the pickups is powered by the 5.3L V8 engine and according to sources demand for the pickups is far exceeding supply.

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September 26, 2013

2015 Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra HD Unveiled

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GM has unveiled the all-new 2015 Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra HD pickups, which will arrive in the first quarter of 2014. The Heavy-Duty 2500 and 3500 pickups are all-new and have segment-leading capabilities across the range include the highest payload - 7,374 pounds - and the highest conventional trailering rating - 19,600 pounds.

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September 12, 2013

2015 GMC Yukon, Yukon XL and Yukon Denali SUVs Debut with Bolder Styling

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In addition to the all-new 2015 Chevy Tahoe and Suburban SUVs, GMC has also unveiled the 2015 Yukon SUVs. The 2015 Yukon SUVs get bolder, sleeker styling that is also more aerodynamic than the last SUV. Bold styling cues include detailed, chrome-accented grilles matched with GMC's signature C-shaped light-emitting diode lighting motif, front and rear. Projector-beam headlamps are standard on Yukon and Yukon XL.

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August 26, 2013

Next-Gen Chevy Colorado and GMC Canyon Midsize Pickups Could be Offered with Diesel Engines

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GM has released this preview photo of the upcoming 2015 Chevy Colorado and GMC Canyon midsize pickups, which will go into production next year. GM hasn't confirmed what will power the pickups in the US, but a new report is showing that they could be offered with a diesel engine.

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