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    Spy Shots: 2014 Cadillac Escalade on the prowl

    Spy photographers have nabbed our first look at the 2014 Cadillac Escalade. The luxury SUV is set to ride on the new GMT900 truck platform will underpin next-generation General Motors workhorses like the Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra. While the machines in these photos are heavily ...

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    Official: GM invests $331 million, adds 110 jobs at Arlington plant

    General Motors has committed to investing a total of $2 billion in 17 of its facilities here in the United States, and the latest to receive monitory support is the Arlington Assembly Plant in Texas. $331 million is being pumped into the Arlington facility for tooling and equipment in an effort ...

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    No Surprise: GM's next-generation of large SUVs reportedly due by 2013

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    Listen to enough of the bloviation, and you'll start to believe that full-size, traditional SUVs are the root of all evil. While the hue and cry has gone up far and wide branding these truck-based ...

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    Report: GM to shell out $1B to update Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra

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    While the current economic forecast includes much wailing and gnashing of teeth, it will eventually turn around. When it does, truck sales are likely to increase as truck-dependent industries look to replace their wares. General ...

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    REPORT: GM's next-gen SUVs to be body-on-frame (otherwise they'd be crossovers)

    2009 Cadillac Escalade Platinum - Click above for high-res image gallery
    The GMT900 platform is by far the highest volume chassis General Motors has here in the States, as it underpins the Chevrolet Silverado, Tahoe, Avalanche and Suburban, the Cadillac Escalade/Escalade ESV, and the GMC Sierra, ...

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    Tahoe, Yukon and Escalade not being replaced

    The full-size SUV's future is on shaky legs and now, reports have surfaced that General Motors has killed the next generation Tahoe and Yukon 'utes, just weeks after announcing it would shutter its SUV plant in Janesville, Wisconsin. Of course, if that pair is buried, the Suburban and the Cadillac ...

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    Toyota Tundra fails to score five stars in NHTSA frontal crash test

    var digg_url = ''; Toyota's not having an easy time with the Tundra so far. It's been criticized for lacking a fully-boxed frame, the internet is alight with Tundra-hate, and now along comes the National ...

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    GM to give Chrysler some GMT900 love?

    Last evening, a source privy to the talks between Chrysler and GM, revealed to the New York Times that the General may be sharing its GMT900 SUV platform with the American half of the German-American hybrid.Since Chrysler doesn't have a large SUV in its line-up (the Durango doesn't make the cut), ...

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    The Tide is Turning: GM Expects Q4 2006 Profit, Delays Earnings

    GM expects to turn a profit for Q4 2006 and is again restating its earnings for 2002-2006. It seemed just only yesterday when every analyst and armchair CEO had dire of predictions for GM. CEO Rick Wagoner's head was called for and bankruptcy pools were going around the offices. Things picked up ...

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    Whoa, Nellie: GM reigning in production at 3 SUV plants

    With the sales of the new GMT900 platform SUV's still strong, GM is looking ahead to assure that future inventory doesn't overrun demand as it has in the recent past. The company announced today that it will be reducing production in three plants that produce the GMC Yukon, Cadillac Escalade, and ...

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    Our Country, Our Truck: Vids debuted, no nukes

    Late last night, the embargo on GM's new Silverado ad campaign was dropped and our friends over at the Jalop' were kind enough to let us in on all the glorious and controversial details.Now that the actual ads are starting to break cover, we're finally getting a feel for how they, ummm, feel. ...

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    Our Country, Our Truck: GM's Silverado marketing campaign

    The PR people at GM have described their new line of GMT900 pickups as, "the most important product release in General Motor's history," and it very well may be. With a new player in the market in the form of the Tundra and a new F-150 due in the near future, the General is banking on the Silverado ...

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    Spy Shots: GM's large SUVs get racier

    UPDATE: Spy shots are GMT900 Hybrid versions. The aero gear isn't for looks, but supposedly improves aerodynamics and boosts fuel economy.Our automotive compatriot over at Winding Road, Chris Paukert, procured spy shots of several aero-enhanced versions of the Tahoe and Yukon SUVs. The assumption ...

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    VIDEO: GM GMT900 pickups in motion

    click image above to watch videoThe GMT900 twins have arrived and are ready to do battle. General Motors made the smart move by having its Chevy Silverado and GMC Sierra full-size pickups exceed their peers in virtually every category, but until now we've only seen the pickups in pics. We strung ...

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    Autoblog Podcast #36

    On this week's episode, Damon and I break down what occurred between Mazda and the RX-8 community late last week. We also go over the new GMT900 pickups and how new battle lines are being drawn in the pickup wars thanks to high gas prices. We couldn't let the week go by with talking about Playboy, ...

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    Spy Shots: GM's heavy-duty pickups

    GM has stated that it will be rolling out the full lineup of Silverados and Sierras early next year, and judging by this spy shot of what looks to be a production-intent Sierra 2500HD, fans of heavy hauling indeed will not have to wait long. What we see is of little surprise - the sheetmetal ...

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    GM will debut Hybrid Silverado and Sierra late next year

    The folks at Inside Line managed to extract a little bit of extra news from General Motors at the debut of its new GMT900 pickups yesterday. Apparently the General plans to unveil hybrid versions of both pickups by Fall of next year. The hybrid pickups will feature the same dual-mode hybrid ...

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    Pickup wars begin with debut of 2007 Chevy Silverado and GMC Sierra

    So they're here, what do you think?click on any image to enlargeThis morning marked what could be a monumental moment in the turnaround of General Motors. The world's largest automaker officially introduced its new GMT900 pickups, the 2007 Chevy Silverado and GMC Sierra. After a nice buzz had been ...

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    Watch GM unveil the Silverado and Sierra at 10AM

    At 10 am this morning GM will unveil two of their most important models for 2007. The Silverado and Sierra full-size pickups' debut will be broadcast live via GM's Fast Lane blog here and your auto-obsessed friends at Autoblog will provide full team coverage.These new GMT-900-based trucks represent ...

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    Official GM release of GMT900 pickups surfaces

    AutoWeek got its hands on the official press release heralding GM's new pair of GMT900 pickups: the 2007 Chevy Silverado and GMC Sierra. Spy shots had already revealed the shape of the Silverado and the latest issue of Motor Trend gave us an in-depth sneak peek, but AutoWeek's got the real deal ...


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