One week ago we have published the latest news for the (hopefully) final version of the Detroit Electric SP:01 electric sports car. The company is now giving some additional information about the production model: it will feature a striking new rear end. When released the battery-power two-seater will be the most powerful rival of the Tesla cars, and in fact, the SP:01 is expected to be the world’s fastest production electric sports car.
Detroit Electric has revealed brand’s new identity and provided a teaser image which shows the design of an upcoming vehicle - Detroit Electric SP:O1 electric sports car. The brand now has a redesigned corporate logo and colour palette and will soon launch a brand new-look of the web-site. These changes come to celebrate the sales start of the SP:01. As a reminder, the tests of the prototype of the model were successfully conducted in June this
The US auto maker GMC has announced the 2015 Sierra Elevation Edition, which is the company’s new entry into the sport pickup truck market. The new vehicle bets on a unique combination of style and content that cannot be found in other auto makers.
“Much in the same way the Sierra Denali and Sierra HD Denali models raised the standard for premium pickup trucks, the Sierra Elevation Edition will surprise and excite customers shopping for a sport pickup,” said Duncan Aldred, U.S. vice president, Buick an
Knowing that most full size truck buyers end up customizing their pickups right of the dealership lot, GMC is keen on tapping into some of this market with special edition models. After introducing the Sierra all-terrain earlier this year, GMC has now announced the 2015 GMC Sierra Carbon Edition will be available f
Chevrolet and GMC have proudly cited the latest EPA fuel economy estimates, saying that both the 2015 Chevrolet Colorado and 2015 GMC Canyon will come with segment-leading fuel economy for the V6 versions of the mid-size pickups.
When compared to other V6 pickups with automatic transmissions, which make up the majority of midsize truck sales, the 2015 Colorado and 2015 Canyon will offer highway fuel economy that is between 3 mpg and 5 mpg
Sometimes automotive companies do silly things and the story of General Motor’s diesel V8 highlights one of the best (worst?). Here’s the story. During the mid-1970s, meeting new federal EPA emissions regulations was causing many issues for car manufacturers and their dealers. The solution, at least to some executives at General Motors, was to rush a series of diesel engines to the marketplace. This is because diesels were not subject to the same emissions requirements as gasoline engine
GMC has announced the price list for the all-new 2015 Canyon – the new vehicle will cost you USD 21,880 at least and there will be a USD 925 dealer freight charge too.
“The all-new Canyon provides a one-two punch that customers tell us they’ve been waiting for,” said Canyon Marketing Manager Kenn Bakowski. “Now they can get a premium vehicle in terms of styling, features and technology, with all the inherent capabilities and maneuverability of a mid-size pickup.”
2015 GMC Canyon is a midsize pickup which offers great maneuverability. This is probably the top reasons for the growing popularity of the vehicle among the customers in the United States. The new Canyon offers the right size for those looking for a more agile pickup. In this way the customers will enjoy the convenience of this smaller size mid-sized pickup’s ability to easily fit in a garage, travel downtown areas of big cities, and navigate crowded parking lots.
2015 GMC Canyon is the smaller sibling of the
The US car brands of Chevrolet and GMC, fully owned by General Motors, have confirmed that certain Chevy and GMC models will receive a new eight-speed automatic transmission starting in 2015. The new models that will boast this gearbox will be the 2015 Chevrolet Silverado and the GMC Sierra and GMC Yukon Denali/Yukon XL Denali models that come with 6.2-liter EcoTec3 V8 engines.
The new transmission is called Hydra-Matic 8L90 and has been d
GMC has recently announced the new Sierra 1500 Denali coming with minor upgrades. The most important feature is the magnetic ride control system offering improved comfort without sacrificing the payload and trailering capability.
Outside, the 2015 Sierra Denali features a new chrome grille, body-colored front and rear bumpers and a set of 20” alloy wheels. There is also a new pair of projector headlights, LED DRLs (daytime running lights) and a polished stainless steel exhaust tip.
Inside, the pick-up t
The new 2015 Chevrolet Colorado and 2015 GMC Canyon will have more power than expected. Both pick-up trucks are expected to hit the market this fall. They feature a number of upgrades including two revised engines, high-quality materials and impressive capabilities.
The engine range includes a 2.5 liter four-cylinder – 200HP (149 kW) and 258Nm (191 lb-ft) of torque and a 3.6 liter V6 with 305HP (227 kW) and 364Nm (227 lb-ft). Both are connected to a 6-speed matic transmission that has b
Last year we have witnessed the rebirth of world’s fastest production electric vehicle, the Detroit Electric SP:01. The manufacturer back then announced that the car will be produced in only 999 examples and buit at company’s new production facility in Wayne County, Michigan. The electric model delivers the astounding top speed of 155 mph (249 km/h). The rear wheels of the car are driven by the mid-mounted 201 hp (148 kW) electric motor whic