Industry-first engine technology, significant weight savings and a new inline-six diesel offering are among the enhancements General Motors is counting on to boost Chevrolet Silverado sales in Canada and bolster its position as the second-best-selling vehicle in America.
GM Canada will indeed assemble the GMC Sierra and Chevrolet Silverado at its Oshawa plant, but they won't be the redesigned 2019 models. Instead, it will produce the current models into 2018.
The Chevrolet Silverado will be sleeker, more aerodynamic and available in more trim lines, with expanded powertrain options and functionality, for 2019. GM introduced the 2019 Silverado LT Trailboss on Saturday in Texas.
GM plans to use carbon fibre for the beds of its redesigned full-size pickups to improve performance and reduce weight. Carbon fibre is considerably stronger and lighter than steel and aluminum, but it's more expensive.
The General Motors CAMI plant in Ingersoll, Ont., is running on three shifts, six days a week, building Chevrolet Equinoxes, according to a company spokesman.
General Motors Canada is helping Hot Wheels celebrate its 50th anniversary next year by giving toy lovers the chance to purchase a full-scale model of their own.
Unifor's four-week strike at a GM plant in Ingersoll, Ont., cost the automaker production of 20,000 Chevrolet Equinox utility vehicles — and money — GM's CFO revealed in an earnings call.
Unifor workers at a General Motors plant in Ingersoll, Ont., have ratified a new contract, ending a four-week strike that threatened to pinch sales of the Chevrolet Equinox.
Chevrolet Canada paid tribute to iconic rock star Gord Downie after the lead singer of The Tragically Hip died this week. Experts say it's risky business for a company to mourn a celebrity's death.
A new Chevy Colorado recall affects 17,387 pickups from the 2015 model year and is an expansion of a smaller recall of 2016 model-year vehicles.
The Government of Ontario urged GM and striking Unifor to resolve a monthlong strike at a Chevrolet Equinox plant in Ingersoll, Ont., after the automaker threatened to move production out of Ontario.
General Motors is growing frustrated by contract talks with Unifor and warned the union it will look to produce the Chevrolet Equinox elsewhere unless workers call off a month-long strike at the plant in Ingersoll, Ont.