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Turbo-Diesel Engine Option New for 2014 Chevrolet Cruze

Turbo-Diesel Engine Option New for 2014 Chevrolet Cruze

GM Powertrain engineers have come up with a way to broaden the appeal of one of the hottest-selling cars on the road today. Buyers eyeing the 2014 popular Chevrolet Cruze sedan can soon select one with a clean, economical and powerful turbo-diesel engine. The Chevy 2.0L Ecotec turbo-diesel engine will debut in the Cruze in […]

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New Performance Engines Added to the COPO Camaro Parts Offering

New Performance Engines Added to the COPO Camaro Parts Offering

Chevrolet Performance has brought the COPO Camaro back for 2014, and along with it, fresh opportunities for enthusiasts to put some of the race car’s “DNA” into other Camaros. As it again brings just 69 COPOs (short for Central Office Production Order, 1960s shorthand for dealers seeking high-performance models) to market, Chevrolet Performance is making […]

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A Sip of High Performance

A Sip of High Performance

With Component Kits, Chevrolet Performance seeks to Quench Gen 5 Camaro Owners’ Thirst for High-End Power, Handling in Small Doses   Precisely engineered components make the high-performance Camaro SS 1LE, ZL1 and Z/28 Camaros what they are. New Chevrolet Performance upgrade packages culled from these racers give Gen 5 Camaro owners the chance to make […]

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2015 Buick LaCrosse – Enhanced Safety with eAssist

2015 Buick LaCrosse – Enhanced Safety with eAssist

The Buick LaCrosse enters 2015 building on the momentum of comprehensive updates introduced the previous year – attributes and features that helped it earn a Consumer Guide Best Buy award for 2014. The 2015 LaCrosse is offered in front-wheel-drive and all-wheel-drive configurations and offers two powertrains: a 2.4L engine with eAssist light electrification technology (FWD […]

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New Colorado and Canyon Mid-Sized Pick-ups

New Colorado and Canyon Mid-Sized Pick-ups

New truck models are built with the DNA of full-size trucks and deliver class-leading power, payload and trailering ratings. Both are the most powerful trucks in their segment, allowing owners to haul and tow more. A 2.5L I-4 is standard, and a 3.6L V-6 is available. Each engine is tuned, tested and validated for truck […]

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Lighting the Learning Fuse

Lighting the Learning Fuse

GM Trainer Emphasizes Need for Commitment to Honing and Improving Troubleshooting Skills In the course of a few hours, GM Parts trainer Jim Mickle transmits years of knowledge to automotive techs in GM Parts Training Clinics. But he knows that’s just a start. The real learning, he stresses, will take place in the trenches. A […]

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Upcoming Snowplowing Season Can Bring in More Powertrain Work

Upcoming Snowplowing Season Can Bring in More Powertrain Work

| November 21, 2014

All the pieces could be in place for a run on truck transmissions this winter, especially in the Snow Belt. Trucks equipped to plow snow might have seen their transmissions degrade at a faster pace from heavy duty in last winter’s big snows. If those conditions return, it could be just a matter of time […]

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GM Long Block Turn-Key Portfolio Expands to Include 6.6L Duramax

GM Long Block Turn-Key Portfolio Expands to Include 6.6L Duramax

| November 11, 2014

The newest addition to GM’s family of complete turn-key long block engines is the 6.6L Turbo Diesel V8 Duramax LGH. “This complements a group of engines we’ve released over the last year or so, in response to requests our dealers are getting for engines for non-cataloged applications,” says Grant Powers, product specialist, engines, with GM […]

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LT1 Corvette Engine Now Available as Chevrolet Performance Crate Engine

LT1 Corvette Engine Now Available as Chevrolet Performance Crate Engine

| November 11, 2014

Meet the newest addition to the Chevrolet Performance Small-Block V-8 crate engine family: the Gen 5 LT1. The 460-hp engine, which debuted in the 2014 Chevrolet Corvette, is now available to builders looking for muscular solutions to powering their hot rods, resto-mod muscle cars and classic and vintage vehicles. Its plug-and-play design, made possible by […]

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