The 2.7L Turbo High-Output Engine

The 2.7L Turbo High-Output Engine released for the 2022 Model year. General Motors made this impressive engine standard on Chevrolet Silverado WT, Custom, Custom Trail Boss, LT, RST Double Cab and LT Trail Boss. Additionally GMC Sierra Elevation, SLE and Pro trims come standard with the 2.7L Engine.

GMC Sierra Elevation

Boasting a 24% increase in torque over the current engine, the 2.7L Turbo provides 310 horsepower and 430 lb.-ft. of maximum torque. With this engine, Torque on demand is delivered by the unique dual volute turbocharger. This has priority oiling and cooling to help you take on the toughest jobs with ease.


  • The 2.7L Turbo High-Output engine provides better fuel efficiency than V8 Engines
  • With 310 HP, 430 lb.-ft. of torque
  • It has a towing capacity of up to 9400 LB. (4264 KG)
  • This High Output engine offers impressive power and durability.
  • Torque on demand is delivered by a dual volute turbocharger.

This engine has more power and capability over the previous gen engines. It provides better fuel efficiency compared to the V8 models!

2.7L Turbo Engine

Contact our Sales Professionals to find out more about this Engine.

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The 7 Degrees of Winter Tires

In Manitoba, Winter months are full of snow, slippery conditions and cold temperatures. Changing to Winter Tires can help keep you safe and save you money. Once the temperature dips below 7 degrees Celcius, it's time to switch to cold weather tires.

What are the benefits of driving with cold weather tires?

Winter tires feature deeper tread grooves than summer tires, making it easier to grip the road on ice and slippery snow surfaces. When the temperature drops below that 7 degrees, summer tires begin to lose their ability to grip and begin to harden. Winter tires are made of softer rubber and more flexible. They reduce hydroplaning on wet surfaces and assist in making steering and braking easier in winter conditions. Winter tires are safer on Manitoba roads in the winter.

Affordable Options

Craig Dunn Motor City has a wide variety of winter tire options. We are trained to assist you in finding the right tire for your vehicle, in a variety of price ranges. Craig Dunn Motor City is also happy to take part in the Winter Tire Program, a low interest financing option to purchase new winter tires for qualifying Manitoba residents.

Not All Tires are Equal

Take a look at the different types of tires below.

Visit Craig Dunn Motor City at 2345 Sissons Drive in Portage la Prairie for all your tire needs. Or use our Online Tire Store to find the tires that are right for you. If you already have winter tires - you can book your appointment online to change them!

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GM Roadside Assistance

Canadian Roadside Assistance: 1-800-268-6800

Sometime the unexpected happens and you find yourself in need of some help. Don't worry - GM Roadside Assistance is included for the duration of all GM New Vehicle Powertrain warranty for new vehicles purchased through Craig Dunn Motor City in Portage la Prairie.

GM Roadside Assistance

Services Provided

  • Emergency Fuel Delivery
  • Lock-Out Service
  • Emergency Tow from a Public Road or Highway
  • Flat Tire Change
  • Battery Jump Start
  • Trip Interruption Benefits and Assistance
  • Fuel Delivery
  • Lock-Out Service
  • Alternative Service

Emergency Fuel Delivery: Delivery of enough fuel for the vehicle to get to the nearest service station.
Lock-Out Service: Service to unlock the vehicle if you are locked out. A remote unlock may be available if you have OnStar. For security reasons, the driver
must present identification before this service is given.
Emergency Tow from a Public Road or Highway: Tow to the nearest Chevrolet dealer for warranty service, or if the vehicle was in a crash and cannot be driven. Assistance is not given when the vehicle is stuck in the sand, mud, or snow.
Flat Tire Change: Service to change a flat tire with the spare tire. The spare tire, if equipped, must be in good condition and properly inflated. It is the owner's responsibility for the repair or replacement of the tire if it is not covered by the warranty.
Battery Jump Start: Service to jump start a dead battery.
Trip Interruption Benefits and Assistance: If your trip is interrupted due to a warranty event, incidental expenses may be reimbursed within the Powertrain warranty period. Items considered are reasonable and customary hotel, meals,
rental car, or a vehicle being delivered back to the customer, up to 500 miles. Must be over 150 km from where your trip was started to qualify. Pre-authorization, original detailed receipts, and a copy of the repair orders are required. Once authorization has been received, the Roadside Assistance advisor will help to make arrangements and explain how to receive payment.
Fuel Delivery: Reimbursement is up to 7 liters. If available, diesel fuel delivery may be restricted. Propane and other fuels are not provided through this service.
Lock-Out Service: Vehicle registration is required.
Alternative Service: If assistance cannot be provided right away, the Roadside Assistance advisor may give permission to get local emergency road service. You will receive payment, up to $100, after sending the original receipt to Roadside Assistance. Mechanical failures may be covered, however any cost for parts and labor for repairs not covered by the warranty are the owner responsibility.

GM Roadside Assistance

If you need assistance and have an active OnStar subscription, just push your blue OnStar button to get connected with an advisor.

Calling for Assistance

When calling Roadside Assistance, have the following information ready:
. Your name, home address, and home telephone number
. Telephone number of your location
. Location of the vehicle
. Model, year, color, and license plate number of the vehicle
. Odometer reading, Vehicle Identification Number (VIN), and delivery date of the vehicle
. Description of the problem

Service is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year

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2020 Buick Enclave

Changes and upgrades for the 2020 Buick Enclave

2020 Enclave near Winnipeg Manitoba

For more than 100 years, Buick has built some of the finest automobiles in the world. The last decade saw the automaker throw its hat into the highly competitive crossover SUV marketplace, using the same commitment to technology and luxury that was used in sedans. Craig Dunn Motor City customers interested in the changes and upgrades for the with it2020 Buck Enclave will want to continue reading. When the 2020 Enclave arrives at our showroom, it will be available in a new bold, monochromatic accessory package that also offers several premium features on its own. What has not changed, is the vehicle’s very spacious interior, powerful engine and long list of standard technology. Let’s take a look at what you can expect to see.

“Buyers are choosing the Buick Enclave
because it is everything they want in a premium crossover with its distinct
styling, quality and driving dynamics,” Phil Brook, Vice President of Buick and
GMC marketing. “For the 2020 model year, we’re upping the comfort with available
massaging seats, bringing in a new and different look for customers with Sport
Touring and enhancing our in-vehicle technology to provide more of what these
customers want.”

Sport Touring Enclave

The Sport Touring package will feature that
aforementioned bold and monochromatic aesthetic that is also outfitted with a
unique sport-themed grille and several body-color-matching accessories. Owners
who have chosen the 2020 Buick Enclave Sport Touring will ride on 20-inch
bright machined wheels that have contrasting Satin Graphite pockets. Buyers
will need to start with the Enclave Essence trim to have the Sport Touring
package equipped.

Buick has continued to use the same
powerful and efficient powertrain that it has used in previous models of the
Enclave. The 2020 version will employ 3.6-liter, V-6 engine which will produce
310 horsepower and 266 pound-feet of torque.

Customers can start the pre-ordering
process for the 2020 Buick Enclave today when they schedule an appointment with
one of our product experts.

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Costco Vehicle Program

Enjoy an exclusive Costco member-only offer on the purchase or lease of select, new 2020 SUVs and crossovers from Chevrolet, Buick and GMC.*

Available Jan. 3 – Mar. 31, 2020

Eligible Costco Members receive:

  • Costco Member Pricing
  • $500 Costco Shop Card with the completion of a survey after purchase or lease
  • Plus, compatible incentives for which members qualify

Register Here:

Terms and Conditions

*To qualify for the Costco Member Pricing, the customer must be a
Canadian resident holding a valid driver’s license, have been a Costco Member
since January 2, 2020, or earlier and must: (1) Register with Costco to receive
a non-transferable Authorization Number; (2) Present the Authorization Number
to a participating dealer; (3) Retail purchase, finance or lease an eligible
new or demonstrator in-stock 2020 Chevrolet: Equinox (excl. LS), Traverse,
Blazer (excl. 2.5L), Tahoe, Suburban; Buick: Envision, Encore, Enclave; GMC:
Terrain, Acadia, Yukon, Yukon XL; or Cadillac: XT4 (excl. Lux), XT5, XT6,
Escalade and Escalade ESV delivered from January 3, 2020, to March 31, 2020. In
addition, to receive a $500 Costco Shop Card by email, submit a redemption form
to Costco within thirty (30) days of vehicle delivery and complete a Costco
Member satisfaction survey. Please allow three weeks for Costco Shop
Card delivery, pending completion of all eligibility requirements; including
redemption form submission, purchase verification and survey completion.
Shop Cards will be emailed to the email address provided to Costco at the time
of registration. The purchase or lease of a vehicle does not qualify for the
calculation of the Costco Executive Membership 2% Reward. Offer may not be
redeemed for cash. Conditions and limitations apply to this limited time offer.

For full program details and for any applicable exclusions see a
participating dealer or costcoauto.ca/GM. For Costco Shop Card terms and
conditions, visit Costco.ca and search “Shop Card”.

Tax, title, registration and license fees, personal property registration fees, and additional products and services are not included in the Costco Member Pricing. Offer is valid at participating authorized GM Canada dealers. Offer not available in the U.S. or Mexico. Offer is subject to change without notice. Void where prohibited. Costco and its affiliates do not sell automobiles nor negotiate individual transactions

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What should we do for Labour Day?

Labour Day 2018 Events in Winnipeg MB

Labour Day is coming up soon. It’s time to get ready for some fun at the end of the summer. We have created a list of Labour Day 2018 events in Winnipeg MB. Let’s take a look and see what the city has to offer.  

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50th Anniversary Laser Show

At the planetarium inside the Manitoba Museum, they are having their 50th anniversary laser show. This spectacle will be accompanied by classic rock music and some new hits from contemporary bands. This show will be a lot of fun and a great way to celebrate the museum’s history. To learn more about their schedule and other event details, visit their website for more information.

Lights of the North

Lights of the North is an event that the kids will love. This Chinese lantern event will bring traditions, spectacle, and a sense of wonder. Enjoy the beautiful scenery as well as the traditional performers and their work. If you would like to learn more about this event, you can visit their website for more details.

Thoroughbred Racing

Enjoy the end of summer on the track. There is plenty to do at Assiniboia Downs and cheering on your horse is just one of them. There are restaurants where you can relax and enjoy a well-prepared meal before or after the race as well. If you would like to learn more about the events at Assiniboia Downs, visit their website for more information.

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As you can see, there are many Labour Day 2018 events in Winnipeg MB that you can enjoy. If you are looking for a new vehicle this summer, you can visit our online inventory to see what models we have available and schedule your test drive with us at Craig Dunn Motor City today. Have a fun Labour Day!

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Three common signs of a bad transmission

Signs of a bad transmission

Transmission troubles are fairly common unfortunately, but the good news is there are a variety of ways to catch the problem before it turns into an expensive repair. Interested in learning more? Keep reading and we’ll fill you in on all the important details!

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Signs of transmission trouble

1. Stalled or delayed gear shifts

One of the best ways to tell your transmission is going out is a delayed or stalled gear shift. This sign is pretty hard to miss since you’ll most likely feel a jerk in the car as you accelerate. If you drive a manual, you may also find that it’s physically difficult to get the gears to shift when your transmission is failing.

2. Transmission fluid leak

The transmission is designed to completely enclose the transmission fluid, so if you notice a bright red fluid under your vehicle, you’re going to want to have the transmission checked out by a professional. The easiest way to tell if it’s transmission fluid is by putting cardboard under your car and keeping an eye on the color of the leaking fluid. Transmission fluid will typically be bright red in color, though it may also have a dark red appearance.

3. Dashboard warning light

Most vehicles have highly advanced systems in place to detect problems before the problem is even noticeable to the driver, so if your check engine light illuminates, you probably don’t want to ignore it. Identifying a problem early is key to saving yourself some money on transmission repairs, so make sure you pay attention to what your vehicle is trying to tell you.

Transmission fluid top-off in Portage la Prairie MB
How to know if you have a failing transmission

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If you notice any of the above signs happening in your vehicle, bring it in to have it checked out by our professionals at Craig Dunn Motor City. Have additional questions about how to identify transmission problems? Feel free to give our team a call today!

What is the Chevy Colorado ZR2 like?

What is the Chevy Colorado ZR2 like?

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What is the Chevy Colorado ZR2 like?

2018 Chevy Colorado ZR2 Engine and Towing Specs

For those looking for something a little extra, the 2018 Chevy Colorado has some tricks up its sleeve. We will be showing you the 2018 Chevy Colorado ZR2 engine and towing specs to give you an overview of what this vehicle can do. Let’s take a look under the hood to show you what you can expect.  

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Performance Equipment

The 2018 Chevy Colorado ZR2 is built for the toughest terrains and that is why it needs a sturdy amount of engine power to give you the speed and turning power you need. Whether you drive on the highway or trails in the woods, the ZR2 has the equipment for you. This model is equipped with a V6 engine that delivers 308 horsepower and 275 pound-feet of torque. Now that you know more about its engine, let’s take a look at the features inside the cabin.

2018 Chevy Colorado ZR2 touchscreen display
2018 Chevy Colorado ZR2 front seating

Trailering Capacity

If you’re looking for a truck, you’ll probably need to tow from time to time. The 2018 Chevy Colorado ZR2 has the strength for the tough road ahead. If you’re towing, you can plan ahead with the ZR2’s towing power. You can utilize the ZR2’s payload capacity which can fit 1,100 pounds in the truck bed. For towing, you can carry up to 5,000 pounds. That should be enough for your camping trips and other fun activities that you can experience with the Chevy Colorado ZR2.

READ MORE: 2018 Chevy Colorado Interior and Cargo Volume

After looking at the 2018 Chevy Colorado ZR2 engine and towing specs, you can see that this vehicle has what it takes. If you would like to learn more about the 2018 Chevy Colorado, check out our online inventory and schedule a test drive with us at Craig Dunn Motor City today.

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2018 Chevy Silverado 1500 Engine Specs and Gas Mileage

The 2018 Chevy Silverado is a powerful truck that has the strength you need on and off the road. This vehicle can tow and haul what you need, but what about the distance? If you need to take a long trip, we have some information about the 2018 Chevy Silverado 1500 engine specs and gas mileage to help you. Let’s take a look at what the 2018 Chevy Silverado 1500 has in store for drivers. 

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Performance Standards

The 2018 Chevy Silverado is a durable truck and it needs a sturdy engine to give it the power drivers want. That is why it is equipped with a 5.3-liter EcoTec3 V8 engine that delivers 355 horsepower and 383 pound-feet of torque. This gives drivers the power they need to tow and haul their belongings and more.

2018 Chevy Silverado dashboard
2018 Chevy Silverado seating

Driving Range

The 2018 Chevy Silverado has a gas mileage of 16 city/22 highway mpg. Matched with a 23-gallon fuel tank, the Chevy Silverado has an approximate driving range of about 506 miles. This gives you the freedom to travel farther without having to stop for gas. That’s important for long trips, commutes, or travels to the great outdoors.

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The 2018 Chevy Silverado has a lot to offer drivers. From features inside the vehicle to the exterior design, this truck has several amenities that shoppers are interested in. After looking at the 2018 Chevy Silverado 1500 engine specs and gas mileage, drivers have a better idea of what this vehicle has to offer. If you would like to learn more about the 2018 Chevy Silverado 1500 or any of our other models, check out our online inventory to see our available vehicles and schedule your test drive with us at Craig Dunn Motor City today.

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What is the Chevy Colorado ZR2 like?

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Fishing Lakes near Portage La Prairie MB

Summer is here, and that means that it’s time for some summer fishing. There are lots of lakes out there to choose from, but we’ve make a list of fishing lakes near Portage La Prairie MB to help you find your spot. Catch your next trophy at one of these lakes this summer.

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Lake Manitoba

Lake Manitoba is home to various species of fish. Its expansive size gives you plenty of room to fish, and there are so many areas to try out to catch the type of fish you’re looking for. If you would like to learn more about the species of fish in this lake, visit this website.

Lake Winnipeg

Lake Winnipeg is a gigantic lake that offers so much for the novice and veteran fisherman. There are also many rivers that flow from this lake that are great for trout fishing as well. If you would like to learn more about Lake Winnipeg, you can visit this website for more information.

Dauphin Lake

If you are looking for a smaller lake, Dauphin Lake has plenty of places to catch what you’re looking for. If you want to catch some carp, there are some great hot spots. There are some lodges near Dauphin Lake that you can stay in as well, visit their website to schedule your next fishing trip this summer.

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These fishing lakes near Portage La Prairie MB are great locations for your next trip this summer. We hoped we helped you find everything you were looking for. If you are looking for a new vehicle to take you to any of these lakes, you can check out our online inventory and schedule a test drive with us at Craig Dunn Motor City today.

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What events are happening this October in Manitoba?

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