This is info that I found on the truck:
2002 1500 Earnhardt T3 with 8-cylinder 5.3 liter engine and automatic transmission. Very rare truck. Personally autographed by Theresa Earnhardt to authenticate this vehicle. This truck is packed with 315hp, K&N cold air intake, Edelbrock IAS suspension, black graphite leather bucket seats, rare entry Cowl Induction hood, 20 X 8.5 American Racing Wheels, carbon fiber dash kit, enhanced PCM program with programmer, color-keyed Tahoe grille surround with Billet insert, color-keyed front fascia and much more to list. The DEI NASCAR Race Shop staff designed, customized and hand tuned the T3 Edition trucks in North Carolina.
Chevrolet Silverado 1500 for Sale
Auto Services in Michigan
Auto Repair & Service, Automobile Parts & Supplies, Auto Oil & Lube
Address: 24125 Telegraph Rd, Dearborn-Heights
Phone: (313) 945-7661
Auto Repair & Service, Automobile Body Repairing & Painting, Used Car Dealers
Address: 123 W Main St, Chelsea
Phone: (517) 851-8419
Auto Repair & Service
Address: 812 4th St NW, Georgetown-Township
Phone: (616) 690-0100
Used Car Dealers
Address: 3028 Williamsburg Rd, Whitmore-Lake
Phone: (734) 494-0715
Used Car Dealers
Address: 31823 Michigan Ave, Flat-Rock
Phone: (313) 695-3666
New Car Dealers, Used Car Dealers
Address: 725 S Rochester RD, Hazel-Park
Phone: (248) 651-7000
Sun, 30 Dec 2012 19:01:00 EST
A couple weeks ago, we watched a Chevrolet Silverado get dominated by a Dodge Ram Heavy Duty in a fullsize pickup tug-of-war, but in that truck's defense, Chevy's Vortec gas engine was no match for the torquey Cummins turbo diesel. For our next round of vehicular tug-of-war, a Duramax-powered Silverado HD takes on Volkswagen Touareg V10 TDI.
Mon, 18 Mar 2013 19:14:00 EST
Now, on paper, putting the Duramax V8's 365 horsepower and 660 pound-feet of torque up against the V10's 310 hp and 553 lb-ft looks like an easy win for the Bowtie, but unfortunately, this battle has a similar result as the Dodge versus Chevy video, with the Silverado smoking its tires trying to move forward as it gets pulled backwards. Put another way: YouTube 2, Chevy Silverado 0.
It just goes to show, though, that big tires, bolt-on fender flares and goofy smoke stacks don't improve your towing abilities. Besides, what did the Silverado driver expect when the Touareg V10 TDI has towed a Boeing 747 in the past?
You wouldn't believe it by looking at the Corvette in these pictures, but the driver of the Chevrolet that slammed into the back of this moving truck survived with only non-life threatening injuries. The crash occurred near Los Angeles on the southbound 405 Freeway on Monday, March 4. Fire crews reportedly had to raise the moving truck in order to extricate the driver, who escaped perhaps the worst possible death imaginable - decapitation - by simply ducking prior to impact.
Thu, 07 Feb 2013 16:31:00 EST
What's supposed to prevent a crash like this from becoming lethal is a Mansfield Bar, so named because the low-hanging bar affixed to the rear of semi truck trailers became mandated by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration after the death of popular movie actress Jayne Mansfield in 1967 from a rear-end collision with a tractor trailer.
The Mansfield Bar is designed to prevent under-riding, and in 1998, the rules governing them were revised to lower the bar to 22 inches off the ground. Even at the height, some vehicles, including sports cars like the Corvette, have leading edges that are low enough to clear them. That's particularly true when the car in question is braking hard and its weight is pitched forward, lowering the nose even more).
Want proof that General Motors has increased global ambitions for its 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray? It's staging the world premiere of the model's convertible variant at the Geneva Motor Show early next month.
As previously rumored, the droptop rendered above will debut at the Swiss show, making its first appearance anywhere on March 5. According to Susan Docherty, president and managing director of Chevrolet, the location makes sense because Corvette "...is an icon that has long been recognized and admired even in countries where it's never officially been offered."
While neither Chevrolet nor the Corvette has a major sales presence in Switzerland, the Bowtie's European headquarters is located in Zurich (about three hours to the northeast of Geneva) and GM has made it clear that it wants to build the Chevrolet brand up across Europe.