The 2014 GMC of the Sierra Sierra and Chevrolet Silverado promote the culture

The 2014 GMC of the Sierra Sierra and Chevrolet Silverado promote the culture


In the United States, the Ford F Series is king. The acquisition of Blue Oval has been the most sold car there for many years, with all types included. In 2012 again, 645,316 copies were received by collectors. We find in second place the Chevrolet Silverado (unit 418,312 on sale) which can be added to its GMC Sierra twins, twenty-third of the list and 157,185 models sold. The first sedan is only the third. This is a Toyota Camry that attracted 404,886 buyers.

Market volume “trucks“It betrays the importance of the stakes involved in the redevelopment of these structures. General Motors has also reduced the risk by redesigning both its Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra. , which is a distorted feeling since all the cabin and stampings are new.

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Tradition also fits from a technical point of view. These curtains “full size“rely on it all the time different chassis, leaf springs and hard rear axles. This is beneficial for loading and long life. However, some modern consensus and fuel saving requirements are emerging. This is the case with the new V8 engines (available in three terminals: 4.3, 5.3 and 6.2) which pass the injection directly. Similarly, a electrical operating support replaces the fluid that was so far.

Inside, General Motors promises the most recognizable quality, even if performance is always preceded. The tests indicated that all controllers must be handled with thick work gloves. We see the appearance of a multimedia system MyLink, which allows the smartphone to be synced with the central screen. Similarly, a warning to leave the road appears, along with a vibrating alarm on the seat.

GMC Sierra (Detroit 2013)
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At launch, the Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra will be available in the “1500” version for sale. Advanced loading structures will arrive later. The height of three cabinets are available: short, extended (with rear rear doors) or crew cab (four actual doors). The purpose of these designs: again and again to drive the Ford F-Series with the Ram behind them… An endless story.