LOS ANGELES – Chevrolet today introduced the Colorado ZR2 concept – a vision of how Chevrolet could take the all-new midsize truck’s off-road capability to the next level. It also showcases the new 2.8L Duramax diesel engine that will arrive in the Colorado lineup later next year.
Line-X has already enjoyed tremendous success as a franchiser of high-performance spray-on bedliners, but this week at the SEMA Show, the company announced that is expanding its Truck Gear line of aftermarket parts in a unique fashion that stays true to the company’s roots.
DETROIT – Eleven more General Motors facilities have achieved landfill-free status. The running total is 122 manufacturing and non-manufacturing operations spanning Asia, Europe, and South and North America that recycle, reuse or convert to energy all waste from daily operations.
“Our landfill-free movement is part of our culture of continuous improvement embraced by teams globally,” said Jim DeLuca, GM executive vice president of Global Manufacturing. “Not only does it make our operations more efficient and help conserve vital resources, but we’re able to reinvest the money we get from recycling into future vehicles for our customers.”
Santa Ana, CA – CalTrend offers superior quality custom seat covers for 2014 Chevy Silverado 1500 series pickups. These seat covers are precision cut to perfectly fit over the vehicle’s front and rear seats, while providing protection against dirt, moisture and excessive wear. CalTrend seat covers for the 2014 Silverado fit both bucket and split-bench front/rear seat configurations, and include head rest covers, arm rest covers, and feature large seat-back pockets to store personal items.
Using precision computer CAD/CAM systems and superior quality manufacturing techniques, these seat covers fit tight around seat cushions, cup holders, and center consoles. They are also compatible with side airbags and do not interfere with under seat storage compartments. CalTrend custom seat covers are tough and durable, with reinforced seams and resistance to UV light and mildew. Yet, the cushioned foam inner lining provides a soft, comfortable feel that also helps form a perfect fit.
DETROIT – Manchester United will wear its new Chevrolet-branded shirt for the first time during the club’s Chevrolet Cup match against the L.A. Galaxy on Wednesday at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, Calif. To celebrate, Chevrolet today said it would offer a free livestream of the match to fans around the world at www.ChevroletFC.com.
DETROIT – Chevrolet and Manchester United fans worldwide today are celebrating Chevrolet’s debut on the football club’s 2014-15 season shirt. Fans are invited to upload photos of themselves wearing a digital version of the new shirt at www.chevroletfc.com, and share it via their social channels.
Bestop’s new rear-mount Trekstep lets you access your bed with ease, and offers placement flexibility on 2014 Chevy/GMC 1500 pickups. The unique design features bolt-on attachment to either corner of the rear frame for a secure, rock-solid installation, and is lower than the step built into the bumper for easier access. A simple nudge with your foot and the step moves down, or up out of the way easily. Can be used with the tailgate up or down. High-strength, die cast aluminum alloy materials guarantee corrosion-free durability and function. High-grip step pad provides sure footing with 300 lb. weight capacity. Sold individually. Covered by Bestop’s 3 year, 36,000 Mile Warranty.
OGDEN, UT — Edge is excited to announce their latest coverage release in the Evolution CS/CTS platform. 2011-2013 Chevy/GMC Duramax LML 6.6L owners now have access to industry leading power, control, and style. Adding up to 81HP and 170 lb/ft of torque, drivers will experience the benefits of economy, towing, and performance tunes. Standard Evolution CS/CTS features, including speed limiter adjustment and tire size calibration, are built-in with the 2011-2013 Chevy/GMC Duramax LML 6.6L coverage.
The Evolution CS/CTS coverage will now include:
• Chevrolet Silverado 2500, 3500, 4500, and 5500: 2011-2013 6.6L Duramax
• GMC Sierra 2500, 3500, 4500, and 5500: 2011-2013 6.6L Duramax
Skyjacker Suspensions is proud to announce our new DEF/Urea Tank Skid Plate product. This Skid Plate product is made for the 2011 Chevy 2500HD. This new DEF/Urea Tank skid plate protects the DEF tank from debris on and off-road. It is made from laser cut P&O steel for ultimate protection.
The features of this new DEF skid plate are the laser cut heavy-duty P&O Steel, the black powder coat finish, and all the necessary mounting hardware. The benefits of investing in one of the DEF/Urea Tank Skid Plates is that is protects the DEF/Urea Tank. It also adds appearance & styling for vehicle along with easy installation. The other upside to the new skid plate is it does not have to be used with a lift kit. The DEF/Urea Tank Skid Plate can be used as added protection for stock or lifted vehicles.
For more information on Skyjacker please visit www.skyjacker.com.
To meet the demands of the diesel dragsters, sled pullers and four-wheelers alike, ARB is offering an impressively strong new model in its Performance Air Locker Series. Designed for the 2000-06 GM 2500/3500 models and the 2003 and newer 2500/3500 Dodge Ram, this new 52 pound behemoth is the first of a new breed of heavy torque handling Air Locking differentials.
ARB’s patented 2-piece case design is manufactured from heavy cross sectioned nodular iron castings for virtually unbreakable strength and has been designed so that the side gears can be optionally upgraded to 35, 37 and 40 spline shafts. These higher splined side gears will be available in spring 2010.