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2022 Chevrolet Silverado gets the 850 horsepower Yenko treatment

2022 Chevrolet Silverado gets the 850 horsepower Yenko treatment

Specialty Vehicle Engineering (SVE) has been taking trucks and other vehicles and giving them significantly more power and other updates. SVE has revealed the 2022 Yenko/SC Silverado and the Yenko/SC Silverado Off-Road. The difference between the trucks is that the Off-Road version has lifted suspension and off-road tires while the other version features lowered suspension and street tires.

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Recalled Chevrolet Bolt EVs are now getting battery replacements

Recalled Chevrolet Bolt EVs are now getting battery replacements

Chevrolet has been facing intense pressure over multiple fires that have occurred in its Bolt electric vehicle. As a result, multiple recalls have been instituted, expanding from limited numbers of Bolt vehicles to encompass the entire fleet. The problem that initiated the recall was at least a dozen of the electric vehicles catching fire.

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2022 Chevy Tahoe and Suburban get new tech and more V8 options

2022 Chevy Tahoe and Suburban get new tech and more V8 options

The 2022 Chevy Tahoe and Suburban full-size SUVs are now home to new tech features and expanded V8 engine options across the lineup. The new Tahoe and Suburban LS, LT, Z71, RST, and Premier still get a standard 5.3-liter V8 engine producing 420 horsepower and 460 pound-feet of torque. But for 2022, the RST, Z71, and Premier can have the optional 6.2-liter V8 with 420 horsepower. This same engine is standard in the Tahoe and Suburban High Country trim.

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2023 Corvette Z06 revealed as Chevrolet cranks anticipation

2023 Corvette Z06 revealed as Chevrolet cranks anticipation

Get ready for something special. Chevrolet has released the first image of the 2023 Corvette Z06, and it promises to be a mighty impressive upgrade on top of the already excellent Stingray that took the storied nameplate mid-engine for the first time.

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Chevrolet Bolt recall: EV production resumes as GM details battery fix

Chevrolet Bolt recall: EV production resumes as GM details battery fix

Chevrolet is resuming Bolt EV and Bolt EUV production, promising to have fixed the battery pack problem that saw multiple cars burst into flame. The automaker also has an update for existing Bolt owners on when they can expect their EV's battery to be replaced, having warned them recently to park at least 50 feet from other cars and any buildings.

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GM lands $36.4 million contract to develop heavy-duty Suburbans

GM lands $36.4 million contract to develop heavy-duty Suburbans

The United States government has given GM Defense a contract worth $36.4 million specifically to develop heavy-duty Suburban SUVs for government agencies. The contract allows GM Defense LLC, a subsidiary of General Motors, to develop and validate next-generation Large Sport Utility Commercial Vehicles for fleet production.

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Chevrolet Bolt production stoppage extended until mid-October

Chevrolet Bolt production stoppage extended until mid-October

GM has announced that it will extend its production stoppage for the Bolt electric vehicle through at least mid-October. The announcement marks an extension of its production stoppage announced in late August due to a massive battery recall for the electric vehicle. The defective battery packs have caused 12 fires.

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GM issues new warning to Bolt owners after another fire

GM issues new warning to Bolt owners after another fire

Chevrolet's small electric vehicle called the Bolt turned out to be a popular EV. Its popularity is also part of the reason why GM is begging owners to listen to its warnings. GM has stopped production of the Bolt EV in the wake of multiple fires due to defective battery packs. So far, GM hasn't begun replacing the defective batteries inside the vehicles, leaving them in the hands of owners despite the significant fire risk.

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Lawmakers propose an EV tax-cut benefiting US unionized manufacturers

Lawmakers propose an EV tax-cut benefiting US unionized manufacturers

Late last week, Democrats in Washington proposed a new EV tax credit bill that would benefit major US automakers like Ford, Chevrolet, and Stellantis. The tax credit would be specifically for fully electric vehicles that are union-made and assembled in the US. Some automakers have spoken out against this tax credit in the past, saying that it cut benefits for workers who had chosen not to unionize.

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2022 Chevy Silverado 1500 gets Super Cruise and a redesigned dashboard

2022 Chevy Silverado 1500 gets Super Cruise and a redesigned dashboard

The 2022 Chevy Silverado 1500 has appeared with an updated dashboard design, new tech features, and GM’s Super Cruise autonomous driving technology. Chevrolet is upping the ante to keep Silverado competitive among its tech-laden peers, notably the Ram 1500 and Ford F-150. Also coming in 2022 is the Silverado ZR2, an off-road-ready half-ton beast with 35-inch tires and a raspier attitude.

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New chip shortage forces GM to close most manufacturing plants

New chip shortage forces GM to close most manufacturing plants

GM has announced it is taking drastic measures in the face of renewed chip shortage. Due to the lack of availability for chips for various components inside GM vehicles, the automaker is idling most of its plants in North America for two weeks, starting on Monday. However, GM did say that its Arlington Assembly plant in Texas producing full-size SUVs will continue to run regular production next week.

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Chevy Bolt production paused amid massive battery recall

Chevy Bolt production paused amid massive battery recall

Chevrolet is having significant problems with its electric Bolt vehicles. The problem started with some of the vehicles catching fire. Subsequent investigations revealed defects in the battery packs. Initially, Chevrolet initiated a small recall targeting specific vehicles. However, not long ago, it expanded the recall to cover every Bolt EV produced.

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