Vehicle Research


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February 2017, Automotive Fleet - Feature

GM's Chevrolet 2017-MY Fleet-Only Options

Photo of 2017 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 courtesy of GM.

By Paul Clinton

General Motors offers optional equipment for its Chevrolet lineup that's available only to fleets that includes a maintenance credit, deleted interior features, and onboard Wi-Fi plans.

Tags: Chevrolet, Chevrolet Silverado, General Motors, 2017-MY, Optional Equipment

September 2015, Automotive Fleet - Feature

GM Previews 2016-MY Fleet Vehicles

Photo courtesy of GM.

By Mike Antich

More than 850 fleet managers and fleet suppliers had an opportunity to test drive 180 GM vehicles at the company's 2016 Fleet Preview.

Tags: General Motors, Fleet Previews, 2016-MY

May 2015, Work Truck - Feature

Colorado Box Delete Offers Fleet Multiple Options

PHOTO: General Motors

By Chris Wolski

With the box-delete and seat-delete options, fleets will have the flexibility to customize the mid-size pickup to meet fleet needs.

Tags: Chevrolet, Colorado, General Motors, Box Delete, Seat Delete

January 2014, Automotive Fleet - Feature

Chevrolet Re-enters Mid-Size Pickup Market with Colorado

Photo courtesy of GM.

By Chris Wolski

There will be three configurations of the 2015 Colorado — an extended-cab model with a 6-foot bed, a crew cab with a 5-foot bed, and a crew cab with a 6-foot bed. For fleet and commercial customers, Chevrolet is also planning to offer a rear-seat delete and box-delete version.

Tags: Chevrolet Colorado, General Motors, Mid-Size Pickups, Pickup Trucks

November 2013, Government Fleet - WebXclusive

How to Use Police Vehicle Tests

Photo by Raymond Holt/MSP.

By Paul Clinton

The agencies that test new model-year, pursuit-rated vehicles offer complementary evaluations and differing methodologies that give them equal weight among vehicle purchasers.

Tags: Vehicle Testing, Michigan State Police, Chrysler, Los Angeles County, Ford, General Motors

January 2009, Work Truck - Cover Story

All About Medium-Duty Work Truck Engines

By Lauren Fletcher & Sean Lyden

Defining exactly what a truck must do is the first step in spec’ing a medium-duty truck engine.

Tags: Engine, Cummins, Detroit Diesel, International, MaxxForce, Paccar, Peterbilt, General Motors, Isuzu, Medium-Duty Trucks

March 2008, Work Truck - Feature

GM Moves to Fill the Cutaway Gap

By Paul Dexler

A new 14,200-lb. GVWR G-Van diesel cutaway chassis expands the platform’s capabilities in the commercial market. Potential uses include commercial trucks, ambulances, and shuttle buses.

Tags: Chevrolet, General Motors



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