Los Angeles Motor Show News: Silverado Hybrid, GM's latest green product

Wednesday November 14th, 2007 at 10:1111 AM
Posted by: Derek

GMC Silverado Hybrid

Chevrolet further champions its green initiative today by offering its first full-sized pickup with the Two Mode hybrid powertrain.

The Silverado Hybrid, which will be available only in crew cab configuration, gets a claimed 40 percent increase in city fuel economy, and 25 percent increase in overall fuel mileage, compared with comparable trucks with conventional powertrains. In the Two Mode, an electrically variable transmission with two electric motors channels power to the wheels.

Chevy was scheduled to unveil the Silverado Hybrid today at the Los Angeles Auto Show.

Read the full article at Automotive News HERE


Jonathan Wong
Automotive News

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