GMC Sierra 1500 News
Twitter jokes point to a serious reveal.
Does it earn its premium off-road position next to the chromed-out Denali?
A distant third no more: Ram's fourth-quarter sales are tied with Silverado.
Production of outgoing truck generation shared between U.S. and Canada.
Plus the week's news and "Spend My Money."
GM to recall more than 1 million vehicles in the U.S.
We also discuss the state of Lexus.
GMC's truck is finally finding its own footing.
Different strokes for different ... trucks.
Two engine options, plus a turbo-diesel coming in 2019.
Tech features have made trailering a breeze, even if you're a noob
I spy, with my little eye ... the future of the automotive world here in the United States. That pretty much sums up this week's Sunday Drive, in which we pull out the most popular stories on Autoblog of the previous week and try to draw some sort of conclusion as to what binds them all together. This week, it's spy shots, starting with one of the biggest and baddest muscle cars the world has ever seen: the Dodge Challenger Hellcat.
When the 2019 GMC Sierra 1500 half-ton pickup was revealed, it was shown in the ultra-deluxe Denali trim with its carbon fiber bed and trick tailgate. And thanks to spy shots, we've been able to see the more modest SLE a few months ago. Now we get to see it in the most plain, worktruck iteration thanks to the above photos.
It's been a big year for truck debuts. Since January, we've seen the new 2019 Chevy Silverado, 2019 Ram 1500, 2019 Ford Ranger and the 2019 GMC Sierra. Just last week, we drove the new 2018 Ford F-150 Power Stroke diesel. The Silverado, Ram and Sierra HD variants will soon follow. We've even seen a teaser for the Silverado 2500. These new spy shots give us a pretty decent look at the upcoming 2020 GMC Sierra 2500 Denali.
General Motors on Thursday reported a higher-than-expected quarterly profit despite a drop in production of high-margin pickup trucks, as it gears up for new models that are expected to boost profits next year.