|GMC INTRODUCES 2016 SIERRA WITH EASSIST|
|• Technologically advanced premium truck offers greater efficiency, capability|
DETROIT – Building on GMC Sierra's advanced powertrain technologies, new eAssist technology enhances its position as one of the industry's most innovative and capable trucks, helping it achieve up to 13 percent greater city fuel economy – and solidifying its segment-best ranking for V8 efficiency.
Starting this spring, the new eAssist system is exclusively available on the already well-equipped 201...[Read more...]
|POWER PLAY: CAMARO ENGINES THROUGH THE YEARS|
|• Five generations represent evolution of American performance|
DETROIT – Chevrolet Camaro has tracked the rise, fall and resurgence of American performance for nearly 50 years, making it a bellwether of horsepower.
Since its 1967 introduction, the Camaro's engine output has ranged from a low of 88 horsepower to a peak of 580, as the pony car rode the highs of the muscle car era in the late-1960s and the lows of the oil embargo-influenced 1970s to the emergence of modern techn...[Read more...]
|CHEVROLET COLORADO AND GMC CANYON TOP SEGMENT IN POWER|
|New midsize trucks raise competitive bar
◾Standard engine rated at 200 horsepower, 191 lb-ft of torque
◾3.6L six-cylinder rated at 305 horsepower, 269 lb-ft of torque
◾Max trailering capacity rated up to 7,000 pounds
DETROIT – The 2015 Chevrolet Colorado and GMC Canyon will have the most horsepower in the midsized truck segment when they go on sale this fall.
The Colorado and Canyon's available engines provide customers choices to fit their varied lifestyles. The 2.5L I-4 has b...[Read more...]|
|FORD F-150 ECOBOOST HITS 400,000 SALES, SAVING 45 MILLION GALLONS OF GAS ANNUALLY|
|Ford F-150 EcoBoost® sales reach 400,000 in the U.S. since launch in February 2011
F-Series is outselling the nearest competitor in the western U.S. market by 67 percent, where EcoBoost makes up 45 percent of F-150 sales
F-150 EcoBoost owners collectively are saving an estimated 45 million gallons of gas annually, all while towing and hauling more than the competition
This estimated 45 million gallons of fuel savings exceeds the estimated fuel savings of all Toyota and Tesla plug...[Read more...]|
|2014 Corvette Stingray Cranks Out 460 Horsepower|
|DETROIT – The 2014 Corvette Stingray's all-new LT1 6.2L V-8 engine is SAE-certified at 460 horsepower (343 kW) at 6,000 rpm and 465 lb-ft of torque (630 Nm) at 4,600 rpm, with the available performance exhaust system, Chevrolet announced today.
The Stingray is SAE-certified at 455 horsepower (339 kW) and 460 lb-ft (624 Nm) with the standard exhaust system. They are the highest standard power ratings ever for the Corvette, delivered with efficiency that is expected to exceed 26 mpg on t...[Read more...]|