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2017 GMC Sierra eAssist Hybrid: Everything You Ever Wanted to Know

The latest eAssist Hybrid system is a “mild” hybrid. The truck cannot run on electricity alone. The 0.45 kWh 24-cell battery and the electric motor are there to assist the 5.3L V8 during acceleration and in passing maneuvers. It also improves city fuel efficiency by about 13%. This translates to efficiency estimates of 18 MPG […]

Shorty Duramax Build: Ep 9 (Lights, Carbon Fiber, & Lights)

Episode 8: https://youtu.be/kb3aXxfBBO4 Episode 10: https://youtu.be/jaKO3IncmLk This truck is a 2005 Chevrolet Silverado/Sierra Duramax LLY 6.6L V8 DIESEL with an Allison 1000 series 5 speed transmission, shortened and reinforced frame. This thing needs a bit of work, and some paint, and it may not be a first gen, but its cool…. or at least Josh […]