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Chevrolet Unveils Texas Edition Silverado (in Texas Naturally)

Chevrolet Unveils Texas Edition Silverado (in Texas Naturally)

May 9 2013, 12:19pm CDT | by

Same package will be offered in other states minus the Texas Edition emblem

Trucks are very popular in many parts of the country, but no state favors trucks more than Texas. This fact is undeniable when you consider that many of the new pickup trucks unveiled that go on...

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Chevrolet Unveils Texas Edition Silverado (in Texas Naturally)

May 9 2013, 12:19pm CDT | by

Same package will be offered in other states minus the Texas Edition emblem

Trucks are very popular in many parts of the country, but no state favors trucks more than Texas. This fact is undeniable when you consider that many of the new pickup trucks unveiled that go on sale all around the country are first seen in Texas. Such is the case with a new special edition Silverado that Chevrolet has unveiled.

The new special edition Silverado is called the Texas Edition and it was unveiled this week in San Antonio. The Texas Edition features custom badges and 20-inch wheels as well as a trailering package. The special edition truck is powered by a 5.3-liter V8 engine producing 355 hp and capable of getting up to 23 mpg on highway.

Texas is a huge and very important market for all automotive manufacturers who produce full-size trucks. Chevrolet says that one out of every six full-size pickups sold in the country are sold in Texas. The Texas Edition gets all of the other improvements, of the 2014 Silverado 1500 models including a new wider, refined interior and exterior, and more. The same package will be offered in other states, but will be called the Custom Sport package and won't feature the Texas Edition badges.

 
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Used No Illusion: Used-Car Values Mostly Unaffected by Recalls

Sep 1 2014 9:53am CDT | Source: Car and Driver

Every time we see someone in a Chevy Cobalt, we resist the urge to ask them if they’ve made plans to sell it. As it turns out, those folks might still receive a decent return, as owners of these recalled cars—and many other models with highly publicized problems—aren’t dumping them en masse. According to a report from Black Book, a trade publication that estimates residual values, some Cobalts actually increased in value after General Motors initially reca ...
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Chevrolet Corvette costs up to 282,000 USD in China's grey market

Sep 1 2014 9:00am CDT | Source: World Car Fans

Fans of the Chevrolet Corvette C7 in China will have to pay as much as 282,000 USD on the grey market t ...
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2004 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD Firestone Ride-Rite Air Spring Kit Install

Sep 1 2014 7:09am CDT | Source: Truck Trend

Is your Truck sagging when it's loaded up? Then check out Firestone's Ride-Rite air spring kit as we install in on a 2004 Chevy 2500 for a smoother and level towing experience!We can all use a little help from time to time, and it is no different for our trucks. Pickups are meant to work and are happiest when they are hauling a load. The only downside from the driver seat when hauling those b ...
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Porsche 911 Targa

Sep 1 2014 7:00am CDT | Source: Top Speed

Porsche introduced the 911 Targa back in 1967, four years after the regular 911 went on sale. Unlike the coupe, the Targa came with a removable roof section, a full rollbar behind the seats, and a fixed rear window. The Targa name is a registered trademark of Porsche AG, but other manufacturers have used the concept as well, including Ferrari, Dodge, Bugatti or Chevrolet. Targa body styles continued to be offered with mostly each facelift or ...
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2015 Toyota TRD Pro Series Tundra Pricing Announced

Sep 1 2014 4:51am CDT | Source: CarFab.com

Let’s Get Dirty! The highly anticipated launch of the all-new Tundra TRD Pro is nearly here. Already favorites among off-roaders, the 2015 Toyota Tundra will get even more capable with this new, aggressive off-road package designed by the experts at Toyota Racing Development (TRD). The Tundra TRD Pro will start getting down and dirty when […] Related posts: Toyota Tacoma X-Runner RTR (Ready to Race ...
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Corvette museum to fill in sinkhole, leave five cars unrestored

Aug 31 2014 10:01am CDT | Source: Autoblog

Filed under: Classics, Etc., Chevrolet Preservation or restoration. That's the question that faces anyone dealing with classic cars, and it's the issue with which the National Corvette Museum is grappling in the wake of the sinkhole that opened up in its midst this past February. In the months since the damage was inflicted, the museum had planned to keep at least part of the sinkhole open as a sort of memorial and tourist attract ...
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