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Face-Off Friday: 2015 Ford F-150 vs 2015 Chevrolet Silverado

The Ford F-150 and the Chevrolet Silverado both top the charts as two of the top-selling vehicles in the United States. For years, they have fought for the attention of commercial vehicle fleets, small business construction companies, farmers and other individuals looking for a work truck. The Ford F-150 has set itself a great track record as best-selling vehicle in the country for the past 32 years, and the best-selling pickup for 37 consecutive years. However, the Chevrolet Silverado has always been right next to the Ford F-150. At the end…

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2015 Chevrolet Silverado Black Out Package adds stealthy looks to your pickup

The Chevrolet Silverado is one of the top 10 most sold vehicles in the United States so having ways to customize it will only help shoppers differentiate their pickups from others out there on the road. Chevrolet has unveiled a new package for the 2015 Silverado 1500 WT models called Black Out and yes, if you’re thinking this package will add some stealth appeal to your Silverado – you are correct. Priced at just $1,595, the Black Out package ads 20-inch black painted aluminum wheels, P275/55R20 all-season blackwall tires, tinted glass…

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Official: 2015 Chevrolet and GMC Pickups and SUVs get eight-speed auto

General Motors officially announced that Chevrolet’s and GMC’s pickup and SUV lineup will receive the brand’s latest eight-speed automatic when equipped with the General’s latest 6.2L EcoTec3 V8, not the standard 5.3L unit. The GM-sourced and developed Hydra-Matic 8l90 is the same size and weight as the outgoing Hydra-Matic 6L80 unit with a overall wider gear spread, providing a higher first-gear ratio for a more confident start when owners are towing or hauling stuff. It also allows the engine to rev lower at highway speeds for better fuel economy. As…

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Report: General Motors to update Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra for 2015

The Detroit News reports that General Motors will be issuing a sort of emergency update for the Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra for the 2015 model year to keep the pickups fresh and competitive. This in a grave effort to continue be a viable alternative to Ford, who recently turned the tides with their aluminum-bodied F150. The outlet spoke with an  “executive engineer,” where they learned a slew of revisions will occur year after year for the pickups. This decision was made after the current Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra pickups experienced a rather slow…

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Official: Chevrolet reassures their cars are resilient to potholes amid a tumultuous winter w/ video

We’re certain there are a fair amount of you who are sick and tired of the poor road conditions created by the tumultuous winter season that North America recently experienced in the past few months–this nonetheless has translated into acres of potholes, or craters, depending on where you live. For those of us at AutoNation who are stuck in the more northerly states, this is very much prevalent. And to reassure that their cars are built to withstand the unsuspecting trouble that potholes can induce, Chevrolet officially shared how they…

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