Automotive Brand - GMC


GMC currently manufactures SUVs, pickup trucks, vans, and light-duty trucks, catered to a premium-based market. In the past, GMC also produced fire trucks, ambulances, heavy-duty trucks, military vehicles, motorhomes, transit buses, and medium duty trucks; the latter to become exclusive to Chevrolet with the launch of the 4500HD/5500HD Silverado in 2018.

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Over 783,000 vehicles recalled in Canada in September

Ford, Honda account for more than three quarters of all recalled vehicles

Nearly 340,000 Ford F-150s recalled over seatbelt pretensioners that could start fires; 0ver 263,000 Acuras and Hondas added to the Takata airbag recall. Read More

Car Safety Auto Industry Oct 3, 2018, 10:30 PM

GALLERY: All 30 traditional hybrids on sale in Canada

Looking to save fuel but not ready to plug in? Here are all traditional hybrids available in Canada Read More

Fuel Economy New Cars Sep 16, 2018, 2:30 AM

GM pickups make advancements in beds

Chev Silverado, GMC Sierra get largest, most-functional beds in segment Read More

New Cars Auto Industry Aug 1, 2018, 10:30 PM

20 odd trucks to celebrate Ugly Truck Day

July 20 is annually celebrated to recognize ugly trucks, vans and SUVs Read More

Classic Cars Auto Awards Auto Enthusiasts Jul 20, 2018, 2:30 AM


Nearly 570,000 vehicles recalled in Canada in May

490,000 Fiat Chrysler vehicles recalled for cruise control problem Read More

Car Safety Car Care Jun 4, 2018, 2:30 AM

More than 158,000 vehicles recalled in Canada in March

Non-latching seats and loose steering wheels among the issues addressed

Total of 15 automotive recalls were issued in Canada over the month, involving 24 models from 16 marques, and affecting 158,301 vehicles in total. Read More

Car Safety Used Cars Apr 5, 2018, 2:30 AM

GMC Acadia and Terrain ready for the night

New Black Editions offer darkened appearance packages from the factory

GMC research found that darkened trim is main aftermarket modification new SUV buyers (roughly 20%) make to personalize their vehicles after purchase. Read More

New Cars Car Buying Mar 25, 2018, 5:30 AM

Next-gen 2019 GMC Sierra SLT and Denali push premium status

All-new Canadian-built 2019 Sierra scheduled to go on sale in the fall of 2018

The new fourth-generation Sierra Denali is what GMC is calling 'the ultimate expression of premium trucks.' Read More

New Cars Car Buying Mar 2, 2018, 7:35 AM


GMC makes wilderness tracks with Sierra HD concept

GMC Sierra 2500HD All Mountain concept on display in Vail in winter 2018

Mattracks tracks (fittingly painted GMC Red) at all four wheel positions allow Heavy Duty pickup to go above and beyond the limits of normal pickups. Read More

Future Cars Nov 22, 2017, 2:30 AM

Over 120,000 vehicles recalled in Canada in September

Total of 16 actions affect 25 models from 14 different brands

Chevrolet, Chrysler, Dodge, Ford, GMC, Hyundai, Infiniti, Jeep, Mazda, Mercedes-Benz, Mitsubishi, Porsche, Ram and Volkswagen all have models affected. Read More

Car Safety Oct 3, 2017, 9:35 PM

First Drive: GMC’s all-new 2018 Terrain compact CUV

The 2018 GMC Terrain has earned a spot on the short list of compact CUV shoppers

The all-new Terrain offers stylish new looks, upgraded interior, efficient new powertrains, additional standard features and reduced prices. Read More

New Cars Sep 18, 2017, 2:00 AM

26 models recalled in Canada in August

Canadian recalls issued for 14 brands and a total of 44,165 vehicles

Issues include engines and transmissions, airbags and seatbelt systems, steering systems and chasses, labelling and owner's manuals, and fuel systems. Read More

Car Safety Sep 4, 2017, 9:30 PM


Over 388,000 vehicles recalled in Canada in July

Total of 21 actions involve 59 models from 17 different makes

Issues affect concerns over software glitches to airbag inflators, from alternators to power steering modules, from transmission mapping to fuel lines. Read More

Car Safety Aug 4, 2017, 9:40 PM

GM named in diesel cheating lawsuit

Chevrolet Silverado, GMC Sierra HD pickups accused of using defeat devices

Plaintiffs claim their Duramax pickups emitted pollutants two to five times higher than allowed limits, confirmed through independent on-road testing. Read More

Auto Industry Green Cars May 27, 2017, 10:30 PM

Should you buy a used Chevrolet Equinox – or GMC Terrain?

Is the fact these GM crossovers are made in Canada reason enough to buy?

There’s much to like about the 2010-16 Equinox and Terrain but there are more reliable and more fuel-efficient compact crossovers to consider. Read More

Used Cars Car Buying Automotive Reviews Jan 30, 2017, 7:50 AM

Don’t count diesels out just yet!

Ford and GM are the latest automakers to expand their diesel engine offerings

There has be some irony in the fact that more diesels than ever are coming to market when their major booster over the years has withdrawn. Read More

New Cars Auto Technology Jan 17, 2017, 6:40 PM


Should you buy a used Chevrolet Silverado/GMC Sierra truck?

2007-13 Chevrolet Silverado/GMC Sierra 1500 were a big step forward in GM truck design

GM sweat the details to remove the “truckiness” but not the functionality of the 2007-2013 Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra full-size pickups. Read More

Used Cars Automotive Reviews Car Buying Dec 15, 2016, 4:15 AM

GM recalling 4.3M vehicles for airbag software glitch

Buicks, Cadillacs, Chevys and GMCs of various sizes all affected

GM became aware of problem with a Chev Silverado pickup whose front airbags didn't deploy in a crash, and is aware of a death and several injuries. Read More

Car Safety Sep 9, 2016, 10:30 PM

All you need to know about the all-new 2017 GMC Acadia

New slimmer, trimmer Acadia mid-size SUV is nimbler and more fuel-efficient

More than just a refresh, the 2017 GMC Acadia gets a total makeover from the ground up, sharing nothing with its predecessor but its name. Read More

New Cars Automotive Reviews Aug 26, 2016, 12:00 AM

GMC blackens Terrain for edgy look

Package will be available with black, white, grey or red exterior

Cosmetic enhancements include a charcoal grille with gloss-black trim, gloss black mirror housings and roof rails, and aluminum gloss black wheels. Read More

Auto Shows New Cars Mar 21, 2016, 10:30 PM


GMC puts a charge into Sierra

eAssist adds a 15 kW motor powered by a 0.45 kWh lithium-ion battery

The package also features stop/start technology, soft tonneau cover for the bed and grille shutters that automatically close at speeds over 48 km/h. Read More

New Cars Feb 26, 2016, 5:30 PM

Smaller and better GMC Acadia due in spring

GMC crossover downsized to better align with customers’ expectations

The main benefactor of the downsizing is weight savings of 318 kg … a whopping 700 lbs., with resultant improvements in drivability and economy. Read More

Auto Shows New Cars Jan 17, 2016, 5:30 PM

GM recalls Buick, Chevrolet, GMC, Saturn crossovers

Liftgate problems causes manufacturer to recall 686,000 vehicles

Gas struts on power liftgates could prematurely wear out, causing the liftgate to either not lift properly or to come slamming down, if they were open. Read More

Car Safety Car Care Auto Industry Jul 11, 2015, 12:00 AM

ROAD TEST: GMC Canyon is no compact pickup

The Canyon and its Colorado sibling are available in a mind-boggling variety of configurations

There is nothing compact about these trucks – they are comparable in size to the full-sized pickups of not too long ago. Read More

Automotive Reviews Off Roading New Cars Jul 8, 2015, 6:25 AM


Canadian-built 2016 GMC Terrain gets a touch-up

Terrain gets a minor mid-cycle refresh with new grilles and front and rear fascias

The GMC Terrain, along with its Chevrolet Equinox sibling, is built in Canada at GM's CAMI plant in Ingersoll, Ontario. Read More

New Cars Auto Industry Mar 31, 2015, 7:35 PM

ROAD TEST: 2015 GMC Yukon Denali

The Denali is the flagship of GM's GMC-badged full-size body-on-frame SUV line

This big beauty might not appeal to many, but for those shopping in this price and size range it will be hard to find something better! Read More

New Cars Luxury Cars Feb 6, 2015, 6:25 PM

2015 HD Truck King Challenge in pictures

GMC Sierra HD sweeps Canadian Truck King Challenge

The truck world's heavy-duty workhorses were subjected to testing when empty as well as with a hefty payload and hauling fifth-wheel RV trailers. Read More

GMC Sierra HD sweeps Canadian Truck King Challenge

The GMC Sierra proved best in multiple measures during rigorous testing regimen

The truck world's workhorses were subjected to heavy-duty testing when empty, with a hefty payload and hauling fifth-wheel RV trailers. Read More

New Cars Commercial Vehicles Auto Industry Oct 17, 2014, 11:00 PM


GMC's fall Sierra lineup to feature variety of Carbon Editions

With no actual carbon fibre to be seen, GM spruces up its pickups

Distinguished by graphics (of course!) and a few extra goodies, GM offers a trio of Carbon Editions Read More

New Cars Sep 13, 2014, 7:00 PM

Ford, Toyota each win seven individual used car awards

Vincentric acknowledges excellence in Certified Pre-Owned Value

Honda earns the title of best passenger car brand, Chevrolet that of best truck brand and Buick takes home luxury brand honours. Read More

Used Cars Aug 7, 2014, 5:00 AM

GM Canada recalls 50,000 vehicles

Issues range from badly fastened suspension arms to faulty warnings for burned out bulbs

"If we identify an issue—large or small—that might affect our customers, we will act quickly & decisively," said Jeff Boyer, VP Global Vehicle Safety. Read More

Car Safety Aug 6, 2014, 11:00 AM

Eight-speeds for GM pickups (and Corvette)

Full-size 2015 Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra to get eight-speed automatics

GM's 2015 Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra pickups with a  6.2L EcoTec3 V-8 engine will also feature a standard eight-speed automatic transmission. Read More

Auto Technology Jul 21, 2014, 5:00 PM


GMC Canyon adds child seat innovation

New mid-size pickup can now accommodate a child seat in the jump-seat area

The jump-seat cushion in extended-cab Canyons can be extended to accommodate a child seat by inserting the head rest horizontally into the seat base. Read More

Car Safety Car Travel Apr 30, 2014, 4:00 PM

Next-gen GM trucks to adopt aluminum?

Ford may have caught GM flat-footed with its aluminum-bodied 2015 F-150

According to the Wall Street Journal, General Motors is considering a switch to aluminum bodies for its next-generation full-size pickup trucks. Read More

Future Cars Auto Industry Auto Technology Feb 19, 2014, 7:00 PM

'Government Motors' not dead yet

The U.S. may be out but the Canadian and Ontario governments still own 7.2% of GM

Only if and when the Canadian and Ontario governments sell their remaining shares in General Motors can it truly shed the 'Government Motors' stigma. Read More

Auto Industry Dec 10, 2013, 11:00 PM

2015 Silverado HD, Sierra HD pickups revealed

GM says its HD trucks feature segment-leading capabilities across the range

General Motors revealed its all-new 2015 Chevrolet Silverado HD and GMC Sierra HD full-size pickups in the great truck-buying state of Texas. Read More

New Cars Commercial Vehicles Sep 30, 2013, 6:00 PM


GM reveals 2015 Tahoe and Yukon SUVs

Big Chevrolet and GMC SUVs are said to be quieter, more powerful and more fuel-efficient

The Chevrolet Tahoe and GMC Yukon are based on the new Silverado and Sierra respectively but the SUVs share no sheetmetal with the pickups. Read More

New Cars Sep 13, 2013, 8:00 AM

GM Canada offers free maintenance on 2014 models

No-charge maintenance program covers two years or 40,000 km, whichever comes first

GM's free maintenance program initiated in the U.S. in June is now extended to Canadian buyers of new 2014 Chevrolet, Buick and GMC vehicles. Read More

Car Care New Cars Auto Industry Aug 13, 2013, 6:00 PM

GM teases new Colorado, Canyon pickups

New mid-size Chevrolet and GMC pickup trucks scheduled to start production in 2015

The new Colorado and Canyon will be based on a global mid-size truck architecture developed by GM do Brasil and tailored to suit regional markets. Read More

Aug 11, 2013, 1:00 AM

ROAD TRIP: Camping in Wildrose Country

GMC Sierra truck launch event provides a fresh outlook on outdoor living

If you’re looking for a true getaway where you can relax and savour the great outdoors at its finest, Sierra West is an ideal choice. Read More

Auto Industry People Jul 17, 2013, 11:00 PM