|CHEVROLET SETS GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ TITLE|
|• 2017 Silverado HD with new, more-powerful Duramax 6.6L turbo-diesel engine claims World's Largest Flag Pulled by a Moving Vehicle
FORT WORTH, Texas — Chevrolet today set the Guinness World Records™ title for the World's Largest Flag Pulled by a Moving Vehicle, and did it with a 2017 Silverado HD powered by a new, more powerful version of the Duramax 6.6L V-8 turbo-diesel engine.
With an SAE-certified 445 horsepower (332 kW) and 910 lb.-ft. of torque (1,234 Nm) — a 19 percen...[Read more...]
|CHEVROLET COLORADO DIESEL: AMERICA'S MOST FUEL EFFICIENT PICKUP|
|◾2016 Colorado two-wheel drive model offers EPA-estimated 31 mpg highway
◾Up to 7,700 pounds of trailering when properly equipped
DETROIT – Chevrolet today confirmed that the 2016 Colorado two-wheel drive with the Duramax turbo-diesel will be the most fuel efficient pickup in America, offering an Environmental Protection Agency-estimated 31 mpg highway fuel economy.
The EPA-estimated highway fuel economy for 2016 Colorado four-wheel drive diesel is 29 mpg.
The EPA has issued a C...[Read more...]|
|GMC CANYON EXPANDS CAPABILITY WITH NEW DURAMAX DIESEL|
|• All-new turbo-diesel powertrain enables unmatched 7,700-lb. trailering capability|
DETROIT – GMC introduced the 2016 Canyon diesel today – featuring an all-new powertrain that expands the Canyon's already class-leading capabilities, including trailering capacity of up to 7,700 pounds (3,492 kg).
The new 2.8L Duramax diesel, SAE-certified at 181 horsepower (135 kW) and 369 lb-ft of torque (500 Nm), is estimated to deliver greater highway fuel economy than the Canyon's segment...[Read more...]
|ALL-NEW FORD TRANSIT: BETTER GAS MILEAGE THAN E-SERIES; BEST-IN-CLASS GAS ENGINE TORQUE, CARGO CAPACITY|
|◾All-new 2015 Ford Transit low- and medium-roof regular-wheelbase wagons with available 3.5-liter EcoBoost® have a 46 percent better EPA-estimated highway fuel economy rating* than Ford E-Series with premium gas engine
◾Proven 3.5-liter EcoBoost offers gas engine torque rating of 400 lb.-ft. – best in class among full-size vans – ideal for those whose work requires extra cargo-hauling capability
◾Transit van offers best-in-class gas engine maximum cargo capacity of 487.3 cubic feet when proper...[Read more...]|
|Cruze Clean Turbo Diesel Delivers Classic Muscle Car Torque|
|Fuel-efficient compact sedan delivers bursts of 'overboost' acceleration on demand
DETROIT – Imagine quick off-the-line acceleration reminiscent of a classic muscle car combined with the efficiency of a fuel-sipping compact sedan. Dream on? Believe it. The all-new 2014 Chevrolet Cruze Clean Turbo Diesel uses a turbocharging feature called 'overboost,' but still gets the best highway fuel economy of any non-hybrid passenger car in America.
Cruze Diesel's turbocharged 2.0L engi...[Read more...]|