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    New Chevy EVs Show GM’s Commitment to Sustainability

    Among the all the automakers currently working on an electric fleet, GM stands out. Its recently released 2021 Sustainability Report shows the full scale of the automaker’s concerted efforts to shift to a greener future. The most visible aspect of GM’s dedication to an electric world is its lineup of electric vehicles for Chevrolet. GM has been ramping up their release of these cutting-edge models, with several already on offer across a variety of price points. The Bolt EV is perfect for city driving, while the Bolt EUV is great for those wanting a slightly larger ride. The Silverado EV, meanwhile, brings all the power of the original truck with…

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    Reasons to Be Excited for the 2024 Chevrolet Silverado EV

    The upcoming 2024 Chevrolet Silverado EV is everything you already love and appreciate about the legendary truck, just made for a fully electric future. If you’re interested but a bit on the fence, here are a few reasons you’ve got to check out this game-changing electric pickup truck. Efficiency The Silverado EV is projected to achieve an impressive 400-mile range on a full charge, which means you’ll save tons of money by not having to stop and fill up at the pump again.[1] Capability With more than 780 lb-ft of available torque[2], the Silverado EV is very much capable of matching its gas-powered counterparts for strength. It also boasts 10,000…

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    Summer’s Best Festivals and Fun Events in the Lehigh Valley

    With summer just around the corner, you may be searching for activities to take up the long, hot months ahead, especially if you have little ones to keep entertained. Luckily, here in the Lehigh Valley, we’re surrounded by exciting fairs and festivals. If live music is your jam, Musikfest® is a can’t-miss. Taking place in early August in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, you’ll find plenty of music, food, and amazing local vendors. The performances this year include the legendary Willie Nelson, along with artists such as Alabama, Ziggy Marley, and more. The Valley also offers rich cultural events such as the Kutztown Folk Festival, the oldest continuously operated folklife festival in America,…

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    Special Corvette Auction Brings in Millions for Veterans and Their Families

    Chevy recently sold a special Corvette, the first 2023 Corvette Z06 70th Anniversary Edition, at Barrett-Jackson. It then donated the $3.6M profit from this sale to Operation Homefront, a charity that supports military families nationwide. “It’s truly a privilege to support our military members and their families through Operation Homefront,” said Steve Hill, Chevrolet vice president. Operation Homefront Operation Homefront has been providing multiple services and supports to vets and their families for more than two decades. This org honors military families in special ways, like hosting baby showers for military moms, donating backpacks to school-aged military children, and giving meals and toys to military families during the holidays. It…

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    Electric Equinox and Blazer in the Works for Chevrolet

    Not in the mood for an electric Silverado? No worries. Rumor has it that Chevrolet has an electric Equinox and Blazer in progress. Though, we don’t have all of the details on these two exciting models, here’s what we know about them so far. Equinox EV According to some photos that GM leaked, the Equinox EV has a more aerodynamic profile than the current Equinox model. It also incorporates a thin, wide LED bar and thick rear pillars for an edgy look. Per GM, pricing for this ride will start at the $30K mark, as TechCrunch’s Kirsten Korosec confirms.  Electric Blazer The electric Blazer will strike a balance between sophisticated…

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    Best Accessories for the Chevy Colorado and Silverado 1500

    The Chevrolet Colorado and the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 are two of the best pickup trucks on the market, and you can make yours work even better for you with hundreds of Chevy accessories to choose from. Here are just a few options for stylish, practical additions to your Chevy Colorado or Silverado 1500. Tonneau Covers A tonneau cover is a great way to protect the cargo in your truck’s bed, and the covers from Chevrolet look super stylish installed on your Colorado or Silverado 1500. This one-piece hard tonneau cover lightweight and easy to remove. And this folding one lets you easily access your cargo. Toolboxes Chevrolet has a range…

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    Meet the Mighty Chevy Off-Road Concept

    At the annual SEMA Show in November, Chevrolet showed off The Chevy Off-Road Concept, which takes high-performance desert running to the next level. This four-passenger off-road vehicle is based on a modified Silverado chassis and uses a customized pickup body. It shows how far Chevrolet off-road performance can go. The Off-Road Concept gets its power from the 650-horsepower 6.2-liter V8 Chevrolet Performance LT4 supercharged crate engine. This is paired with a 10-speed automatic transmission that sends power to a two-speed transfer case. 37-inch off-road tires come mounted on 20-inch beadlock wheels. These give the Off-Road Concept the traction and height it needs to conquer the most difficult terrain. In case…

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    The Benefits of Buying Winter Tires

    When winter comes around, one of the best things you can do to enhance driving safety is to invest in a set of winter tires. Even if your car is equipped with all-season tires and an all-wheel drive system, winter tires can still improve stability, braking performance, and overall grip. Enhanced Cold Weather Performance You don’t need snow or ice to justify using winter tires. That’s because they use a rubber compound designed to work in cold weather conditions, unlike all-season and summer tires, which become overly stiff and thus lose grip. As soon as temperatures begin to drop into the 40s, it’s worth switching to winter tires. Better Grip…

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    2022 Chevy Tahoe and Suburban Get More Power & Tech

    For the 2022 model year, the popular Chevy Tahoe and Chevy Suburban SUVs are getting several power and technology upgrades that all drivers can appreciate. On LT trims and above, both the Tahoe and Suburban now feature a new, larger 12.3-inch configurable digital instrument cluster. With four preset layouts, it’s easy to personalize the cluster to display the information that’s most important to you. The 420-horsepower 6.2-liter V8 is now available in RST, Z71, and Premier models, making the popular engine even more accessible than before. It’s also standard on the High Country trim and features Dynamic Fuel Management technology to boost mileage in all sorts of driving situations, including…

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    Chevy Trailblazer Is One of the Best Cars for Camping

    The new Chevrolet Trailblazer has been named one of the “16 Best Cars for Camping in 2021” according to U.S. News & World Report. “After more than a year spent home, people are ready to get out,” writes U.S. News contributor Kristen Hall-Geisler. If you’re looking to camp at one of the many amazing parks near Slatington, such as Big Ponoco, Hickory Run, and Lehigh Gorge, then you’ll find the Trailblazer might tick all of your boxes. With a starting price of under $20,000, the Trailblazer is the ideal small SUV for couples or small families looking to get away for a weekend at a time, without breaking the bank.…