1 more sign that a redone GMC Canyon pickup is coming

Automotive News | July 10, 2012 - 1:26 pm EST

General Motors won't talk about a next-generation GMC Canyon mid-sized pickup. But it's getting harder to keep this truck a secret.

The 2012 model year will be the last for the current version of the mid-sized GMC Canyon and Chevrolet Colorado pickups. This summer GM is winding down the Shreveport, La., plant that assembles the pair.

While GM has confirmed plans for a next-generation Colorado, the automaker has been mum on plans for the GMC brand.

But if you believe a supplier, both pickups are on their way.

Rugged Liner Inc., of Owosso, Mich., has put out a release saying that it will supply bed liners for the 2015 Chevy Colorado -- and GMC Canyon.

Rugged Liner also supplies bed liners and tonneau covers to other companies, including Toyota, Ford, Nissan and Volkswagen, in the United States and abro

James B. Treece is industry editor for Automotive NewsJames B. Treece is industry editor for Automotive News

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