Janalee Graham, Antenna Testing Engineer for GM, discusses the Santimo Antenna Testing System (ATS) used to test the band reach for both XM and OnStar. With 103 probes, the technology provides a means to test where to place antennas on the GMC vehicles in order to gain the best coverage.
The Santimo ATS has been so successful in helping develop a safe vehicle they've reported the OnStar system reaches emergency personnel even when the cell phone could not. For more information go to http://www.gmc.com/owners/owners.html.
2011 GMC Sierra HD Denali | Pickup Truck | GMC
Learn from the designers of the 2011 GMC Sierra HD Denali how they took into mind the independent contractor whose office is in the pickup traffic. With a strong suspension and powertrain, the Sierra Denali keeps its heavy duty towing capacity and trailer brake control while maintaining fuel efficiency. For more information visit http://www.gmc.com/sierra/2500hd-denali.html.
GMC Universal Home Remote System - Homelink
Learn how to program Homelink, the universal home remote system for GMC Trucks, Crossover Vehicles and SUVs. Homelink allows for programming of up to 3 remote control device transmitters like garage door openers and security systems.
Instructions inlcude: At the same time, press and hold both the button to be programmed and the handheld transmitter button. Do not release either button until the indicator light on the Universal Home Remote flashes slowly at first and then rapidly after a successful program. For questions or more help call 1-800-355-3515 or http://www.homelink.com.
Dodge vs. GMC vs. Nissan at Spring Creek
Dodge, GMC, and Nissan compete on this small hill climb (100% grade) at Spring Creek Off Road. very muddy and slick; who will make it up?
Dodge and GMC are on Nitto Terra Grapplers. Nissan is running Michelin LTX A/T2. The Nittos on the Dodge are old and bald; the Nittos on the GMC are nearly brand new.
GMC Sierra All Terrain HD Concept revealed
GMC has unveiled the Sierra All Terrain HD concept, ahead of its debut at the North American International Auto Show.
Designed to be one of the most capable trucks ever created, the All Terrian is a Sierra HD on steroids. Compared to the standard model, the concept is shorter, wider, and taller. Furthermore, it has been equipped custom control arms, Fox off-road shocks, front/rear jounce shocks, automatic locking differentials, and a beefy front stabilizer bar with electric disconnection.
In terms of styling, the concept features a massive grille, bulging fender flares, LED lights and 20-inch aluminum wheels with 35-inch BFGoodrich KM2 tires. Out back, the bed has a composite liner and two compartments which house an air compressor and a 110-volt outlet.
While no interior pictures were released, GM says the cabin has two-tone leather seats, satin chrome trim, and a next-generation navigation system with an 80 GB hard drive.
Power is provided by a Duramax 6.6-liter V8 diesel engine with 397 hp (296 kW) and 765 lb-ft (1,037 Nm) of torque. Performance specifications weren't released, but GM estimates the All Terrain would have a payload capacity of 2,700 pounds (1,225 kg) and a towing capacity of 13,000 pounds (5,896 kg).
2011 GMC Acadia Features | Crossover Vehicle | GMC
Learn more about the 2011 Acadia's features, including the heads up display, navigation system, heated/cooled seats, ABS brakes, and air bags. For more information visit http://www.gmc.com/acadia-family.html.
Bagged 2008 GMC Dually Dragging On The Frame
This is a 2008 GMC Dually that we air bagged. 8" lift in the rear and 6" lift in the front. The truck is sitting on 24" Alcoa wheels. Custom 4 links and A arms were fabricated. The rear axle was narrowed and a custom C notch was built with a 5th wheel trailer hitch. Tons of other fabrication was done to make this sick truck lay on the frame.
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2012 GMC Yukon Denali Exterior and Interior at 2012 Montreal Auto Show
2012 GMC Yukon Denali Exterior and Interior at 2012 Montreal Auto Show - Salon de L'Auto de Montreal
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2011 GMC Sierra HD | Pickup Truck | Trailering Capacity
Pamela & Greg Mars of Dedham, Maine, discuss taking long trips in their 2011 GMC Sierra HD pickup truck. They feel it is quite comfortable and they have peace of mind with OnStar in that the pickup truck is being closely monitored. For more information go to http://www.gmc.com/sierra/3500hd.html.
2012 GMC Terrain | Small SUV | Vehicle Performance Technology
The vehicle performance to the 2012 GMC Terrain Small SUV is discussed by Doug Smith (Production Engineering Manager), Tim Herrick (Global Vehicle Chief Engineer), Dave Poniatowski (Production Manager), and Lisa Hutchinson (Crossover Product Manager). The GMC Terrain has two powertrains available- the 4 cylinder with a 182 horsepower engine, a towing capacity of 1500 lbs and the 6 cylinder with a towing capacity of 3500lbs. Both powertrains use Variable Valve Timing, Direct injection Dual Overhead CAMs, and 6 speed transmissions which drive performance and fuel economy. The 4 cylinder engine has an Eco Button, or Economy Mode, which provides the maximum amount of fuel economy by changing the shift pattern.
The Small SUV is also an All Wheel Drive (AWD) Vehicle which provides power to all four wheels when necessary. The 112"" wheel base is also the largest in its segment for ride handling reasons and provide a comfortable 2nd row egress. The 5 passenger vehicle uses a multi flex seating system to expand its cargo capacity. Using all the benefits and features available to crossovers, the Terrain also has child safety locks right on the console.
For more information go to http://www.gmc.com/terrain-small-suv.html.
EPA estimated mpg (2WD) 32 Hwy. Based on 2012 GM Compact SUV Traditional Segment. Excludes other GM Vehicles.
Cargo capacity limited by weight distribution.
When properly equipped Max trailer weight ratings are calculated assuming a base vehicle, except for any options necessary to achieve the rating, plus driver.
2011 GMC Terrain | Small SUV | Vehicle Design
The vehicle design of the 2012 GMC Terrain Small SUV is discussed by Dave Poniatowski (Product Manager), Steve McCabe (Lead Exterior Designer) and Lisa Hutchinson (Crossover Product Director). The SUV inherits the GMC tradition of trucks with an athletic chiseled stance and an architectural aesthetic. The base wheel is 17"" alloy , with the 6 cylinder engine having an 18"" wheel alloy with the option to upgrade to a 19"" tire. The interior of the Terrain was also designed with the intention of a premium experience. Great lengths were also made to make the interior as quiet as possible.
For more information go to http://www.gmc.com/terrain-small-suv.html.