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Old 07-17-2006, 07:18 PM   #1
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What is "GMC" ??

Had a friend with a Chevy truck that had GMC emblems on the dash..Hey it looks good.. Leave it alone if it were mine.. Just keep it looking as good as it does now Becky,, All the Best, Ralph..Oh by the way,,anybody know what GMC stands for??? (Not a trick question)
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..Oh by the way,,anybody know what GMC stands for??? (Not a trick question)
General Motors Coach. As in Bus.
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Old 07-17-2006, 07:54 PM   #3
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NOPE!!! Try again...
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Had a friend with a Chevy truck that had GMC emblems on the dash..Hey it looks good.. Leave it alone if it were mine.. Just keep it looking as good as it does now Becky,, All the Best, Ralph..Oh by the way,,anybody know what GMC stands for??? (Not a trick question)

Got Machanic Coming ?????
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Nope ,, but have heard that one before
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Uhh, that's what two GMC VP's told me, at different times. If it was a bit of revisonist history, they both were pretty glib about it.
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My answer is also from a VP about a yr ago..They had it as a trivia question on a radio show he was on.. One guy finally got it.. I was shocked as to what it stood for,, I never knew,, Thought it was General Motors Corporation.. I was WRONG!!!!
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My answer is also from a VP about a yr ago..They had it as a trivia question on a radio show he was on.. One guy finally got it.. I was shocked as to what it stood for,, I never knew,, Thought it was General Motors Corporation.. I was WRONG!!!!
In the interest of keeping the original thread on-topic, I am splitting it from the Fake Excella thread
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Had a friend with a Chevy truck that had GMC emblems on the dash..Hey it looks good.. Leave it alone if it were mine.. Just keep it looking as good as it does now Becky,, All the Best, Ralph..Oh by the way,,anybody know what GMC stands for??? (Not a trick question)
Is the first word a Last Name????
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Yes its a Last name,,very good!!
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Grabowski Motor Company.

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WOW Dave your very close!!!!!!
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General Motors Corporation

It was originally GMC Truck, later "modernized" to just GMC.

Gabowski's name was never part of the company.

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Nope,,Dave is very close has last word wrong is all...Im not asking the name of the Company here ..Just the logo GMC that you see on trucks...has nothing to do with company name!!
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