Tag Archives: 2011

Photo Contest Winners – 100 Years of Chevy

Below are the winners for the Peterson Chevrolet 100 Years of Chevy photo contest that ran from October to November. We gave out $100 to each decade winner. Summary There were no entries in 1911-1920, so we only had 9 winners for a total of $900 paid out. The top entry was J. Woods with […]

2011 Chevrolet Volt Review – Boise

General Motors has been working for nearly four years to bring the Volt electric sedan to market, and, based on what we’ve experienced, the final result is a shockingly good, technologically brilliant electrically powered sedan. The Volt seats four. The Chevrolet Volt uses a enormous 420-pound, T-shaped lithium-ion battery, mounted right in the center of […]

2011 Chevrolet Traverse Review – Boise

The Chevrolet Traverse is a large crossover SUV that seats seven or eight. Built more like a car than a truck, the Traverse is surprisingly nimble, with handling more like that of a family sedan than a big SUV. We found the steering direct and responsive, if light, and the brakes easy to modulate for […]

2011 Chevrolet Tahoe Review – Boise

The Chevrolet Tahoe offers good towing capabilities and can haul up to nine passengers or two passengers and a mountain of cargo or anything in between. Inside, the first two rows offer legroom and head room comparable to most sedans but more shoulder and hip room because of Tahoe’s six-and-a-half foot width. Fold the second […]

2011 Chevrolet Suburban Review – Boise

The Chevrolet Suburban can tow a sizable trailer. It can safely transport up to nine passengers. And, equipped with genuine four-wheel drive, it can haul a load of cargo over primitive roads. It’s an adept workhorse and arguably the best SUV you can get for towing trailers. For 2011, Suburban is available with a new […]

2011 Chevrolet Silverado HD Review – Boise

The 2011 Chevrolet Silverado HD is a substantially revised pickup truck that resets the bar in cargo ratings. You may recognize much of the interior and some of the body work but for pickups the latter is only important for keeping mud off your trailer. In the realm of HD pickups what matters is underneath […]