Chrystler 300 + El Camino + Denali = ????

April 30, 2008

So I am poking around the web and I come across this concept by GMC called the Denali XT so i clicked on it….wow.  I am not sure what to say about this…its ugly but kinda cool.

Here are some stats on it:

Body style / driveline: four-door, four-seat; rear-wheel drive sport-utility truck
Construction: body-frame integral
Engine type: 4.9L SIDI V-8 with Active Fuel Management
Horsepower (hp / kW): 326 / 243 (est)
Fuel type: unleaded regular or E85 ethanol
Transmission: two-mode hybrid
Suspension: front: independent SLA; rear: independent SLA
Brakes four-wheel disc
Wheel size & type: 23-inch aluminum; split 5-spoke
Tires: front: Kuhmo 255/35/R23
rear: Kuhmo 285/35/R23
Wheelbase (in / mm): 125.4 / 3134
Overall length: 205 / 5207
Overall width (in / mm): 76.3 / 1938
Overall height (in / mm): 62.5 / 1587
Track (in / mm): 65 / 1651
Cargo floor length (in / mm): 55 / 1397
Cargo floor width (in / mm): 47.5 / 1206
Payload (lb / kg): 1100 / 499 (est)
Towing capacity (lb / kg): 3500 / 1587 (est)

Enjoy?

ThirdCoast


2009 Pontiac Solstice Coupe

April 29, 2008

I must say I do like the Saturn Sky design better and hope that they do the same to it…but enought of what I think…

Enjoy the pics,

ThirdCoast


Ahhh, the car truck…..

April 28, 2008

I can remember the first time i saw a car/truck….the El Camino. I wondered to myself, what an odd little vehicle. Looks like a car, yet has a bed…..weird. The El Camino is back in the states….well kinda.

Thanks to Jalopnik for posting this vid…it makes me all warm and fuzzy inside.

http://jalopnik.com/366699/2010-pontiac-g8-sport-truck-the-el-camino-is-back

There are a bunch of pics there too…

The thing that irks me is that its not a Chevy. Come on GM its an EL CAMINO…

Enjoy the vid and pics…

ThirdCoast


I know I know…

April 28, 2008

I said i was back, and then i was gone….well i am going to do a better try this time!

I have been busy with work, and have had not really had the time to do my blog…

So anyways….

First, i have a new twitter, http://www.twitter.com/JonTX so feel free to follow me!

Look for new posts here soon.

ThirdCoast