We apprehend General Motors to acquaint a new agent with the Anthem name in the around of the 2019 archetypal year. The model will acceptable be a GMC agent – appropriately the GMC Anthem.
Following is abstract and bottomless advice about the new GM Anthem vehicle. This folio is a connected work-in-progress and will be adapted on a approved base as we anticipate official capacity from General Motors.
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Following are our expectations about the future GM Anthem:
GM has attempted to register Anthem as a brand with the United States Patent and Brand Office (USPTO) on two abstracted occasions, showcasing that the automaker is austere about appliance the name on a approaching product.
The aboriginal time was on June 11th, 2009. That filing never fabricated it to registration, back GM bootless to book a account of use – a appropriate and basal certificate that’s allotment of the brand allotment action which demonstrates to the USPTO that a aggregation has a real-world artefact or account by the name. So, the aboriginal filing (serial cardinal 77756972) was alone in July 2013.
Three years later, GM afresh filed an appliance for the Anthem name. This additional appliance was filed on December 20th, 2016 in the appurtenances and casework class of “Motor acreage vehicles, namely, automobiles, action account vehicles, trucks and vans”.
Information that follows is based on our acceptance that the Anthem name will be acclimated in associated with a full-size GMC crossover, a apriorism that could be absolutely incorrect.
We apprehend the accessible approaching GM/GMC Anthem to be offered as a full-size crossover account agent (CUV).
We apprehend that the starting amount of the GMC Anthem will be almost $35,000, thereby slotting aloft the Acadia as GMC’s better and best big-ticket crossover account agent (CUV).
We apprehend the GM/GMC Anthem to ride on the GM C1 platform shared with the 2018 Chevrolet Traverse and 2018 Buick Enclave; the short-wheelbase alternative of the aforementioned platform underpins the 2017 GMC Acadia and 2017 Cadillac XT5.
We apprehend the GM/GMC Anthem to affection the following engine choices:
We apprehend that the Anthem will be offered with the new GM 9T65 nine-speed automatic transmission.
We apprehend the GMC Anthem to be accumulated at the GM Spring Hill plant in Tennessee USA operated b GM USA.
The approaching GM/GMC Anthem will attempt with the following midsize boilerplate crossovers: