Shocked the audience with an electric pickup Rivian R1T and R1S electric SUV shows that several automakers are now considering the possibility of joining the growing movement to establish in its lineup an electric pickup.
We will remind, recently Ford also announced that it will release an electric version of the iconic F-150 pickup truck.
Now the head of the GMC confirmed that they are considering the possibility of including all-electric vehicles into their line of SUVs and pickups GMC.
GM has several vehicles on the basis of the Bolt EV is planned for the next few years, and their new platform “BEV3”, which should provide better performance planned in 2021, and the first car built on this architecture will be fully electric crossover Cadillac.
The automaker confirmed that the new platform will be an electric sedans, crossovers, SUVs, and even minivans, but it has not yet announced electric pickup, which is important in making a profit for GM.
Overall, the pickups bring some of the highest profits in the automotive industry in the United States, especially those sold under the brand name GMC.