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#1 Gorehamj

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Posted 10 March 2017 - 04:13 PM

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John Goreham
Contributing Writer, GM-Trucks.com
3-10-2017

Chevy is adding larger commercial trucks to its mix. The new class 6 truck expands Chevy's range of Low Cab Forward trucks.  The new 6500XD picks up where the Class 4 and 5 Chevy trucks leave off. Notably, the Class 6 has a dock-height loading deck.  These new trucks have bodies up to 30 feet long and can accommodate up to 29,950 pounds of cargo.

 

The standard engine is a 5.2-liter, four-cylinder turbodiesel, capable of generating 520 lb-ft of torque.  The engine is coupled to an Allison 2500 Series 6-speed automatic transmission (with PTO) and Dana axles are standard. Chevy;s commercial truck business has seen seven straight months of growth.  



#2 Colossus

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Posted 10 March 2017 - 07:19 PM

Soooooo it's pretty much..  welcome back to Isusu, GM.  *yawn* 


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#3 WilliamBos

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Posted 07 April 2017 - 04:25 PM

Cant wait to see the new GM/Navistar truck line.

Thanks,

Will

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2004 1500CC 5.3L Z71 - 350,000km/ 217,000 miles - RETIRED!




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