Tag: PICKUP TRUCKS

Lordstown Endurance
 2 Comments on Lordstown Endurance: Ready, Set, Go?
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Lordstown Endurance: Ready, Set, Go?

Lordstown Motors may release the Endurance later this year. Bringing a new vehicle to the market is fraught with challenges….

Lordstown Motors Endurance
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Will Lordstown Motors Make It?

Ohio manufacturer of an electric pickup is facing serious problems, including some of its own making. Automakers and brands come…

 4 Comments on Tesla Cybertruck v. Ford F-150 Lightning: Illusion v. Reality
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Tesla Cybertruck v. Ford F-150 Lightning: Illusion v. Reality

Your author is not a car guy, unless a borderline unhealthy obsession for old Swedish cars that need to be…

 2 Comments on Ford F-250 Super Duty and a Trail-Stomping Tremor Package
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Ford F-250 Super Duty and a Trail-Stomping Tremor Package

Tremor shakes things for the Ford Super Duty, but in a good way. America loves her pickup trucks with millions…

 12 Comments on Highlights of the 2019 Nissan Titan XD
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Highlights of the 2019 Nissan Titan XD

We’re no stranger to the Nissan Titan XD, a model we first previewed in December 2015 ahead of its introduction….

 4 Comments on Ram Chassis Cab is Here and Brings With it Class-Leading Numbers
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Ram Chassis Cab is Here and Brings With it Class-Leading Numbers

Ram pickup trucks are tearing up the market, thanks in part to an all-new model that’s “bringing it” to the…

 4 Comments on Spotlight: Capital City Cruisers 2018 Car, Truck & Bike Show
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Spotlight: Capital City Cruisers 2018 Car, Truck & Bike Show

Capital City Cruisers hosts their 12th annual event. Weeks of above normal rainfall in the Carolinas means one thing: if…

 3 Comments on GMC Introduces Off-Road Sierra AT4 Line
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GMC Introduces Off-Road Sierra AT4 Line

AT4 line added to the 2019 Sierra. An all-new GMC Sierra 1500 pickup truck is on its way, with this…

 5 Comments on The Next Centennial: 2019 Chevrolet Silverado 1500
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The Next Centennial: 2019 Chevrolet Silverado 1500

2019 Silverado launches Chevrolet’s second century of trucks. Yesterday, we looked at the 2018 Chevrolet Silverado in Centennial trim, a…

 6 Comments on Happy Centennial: 2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500
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Happy Centennial: 2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500

A centennial celebration with a full-size pickup truck. One hundred years ago, the Chevrolet Motor Car Company and the McLaughlin…

 1 Comment on Are Cars Doomed? Not So Fast!
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Are Cars Doomed? Not So Fast!

Consumer sentiment for high-profile vehicles continues. A quick scan of the automotive landscape, especially in the United States, reveals that…

 8 Comments on Bigly Pickup Truck: Nissan Titan Crew Cab
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Bigly Pickup Truck: Nissan Titan Crew Cab

Nissan’s all-new Titan strikes a responsive chord. Of the six major automakers with a presence in the US, Nissan is…

 16 Comments on Premium Truck: GMC Canyon Denali Crew Cab 4×4
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Premium Truck: GMC Canyon Denali Crew Cab 4×4

GMC brings luxury touches to its midsize pickup truck. It’s been three years since GMC reintroduced its midsize Canyon pickup…

 8 Comments on Updated 2018 Ford F-150 Features New Gas and Diesel Engines
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Updated 2018 Ford F-150 Features New Gas and Diesel Engines

A robust mid-product-cycle update for Ford’s big pickup truck. For 40 consecutive years, the Ford F-150 has been the best-selling…

 0 Comment on Fiat Chrysler Considering New Models for Ram Brand
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Fiat Chrysler Considering New Models for Ram Brand

At least two new models are under consideration. Take a quick look at the Ram brand and you’ll see four…

2016 Toyota Tundra.
 16 Comments on The Full-Bodied 2016 Toyota Tundra Pickup Truck
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The Full-Bodied 2016 Toyota Tundra Pickup Truck

Behind the wheel of Toyota’s largest pickup truck. How do you like your pickup truck — small, medium or large?…

 5 Comments on X Marks the Spot for GMC Sierra
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X Marks the Spot for GMC Sierra

A special edition of GMC’s full-size Sierra pickup truck has the look and off-road capabilities some enthusiasts will want. Consumer…

 1 Comment on Painless at the Pump: Falling Gas Prices Thrill Consumers
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Painless at the Pump: Falling Gas Prices Thrill Consumers

Much lower fuel prices means “pain at the pump” is now a thing of the past. How low will gas…

2017 Honda Ridgeline
 3 Comments on Honda Ridgeline Strikes Back!
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Honda Ridgeline Strikes Back!

An all-new Honda Ridgeline is poised to hit the market. The latest iteration is conventionally styled while retaining its unibody…

2015 Audi A3 TDI
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US Auto Sales Set New Record in 2015

Just six years after US auto sales reached the lowest mark in decades, the market has rebounded to the point…

 3 Comments on Chevrolet Colorado Diesel Earns 31 MPG EPA Rating
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Chevrolet Colorado Diesel Earns 31 MPG EPA Rating

A positive spotlight shines on the GMC Canyon and the Chevrolet Colorado, a pair of midsize pickup trucks with an…

 2 Comments on Return of the Ford Ranger?
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Return of the Ford Ranger?

Updated Aug. 27, 2015, to reflect information about a second model, the Ford Bronco. Ford may build the Bronco (concept…

 5 Comments on Making a Case For a Jeep Pickup Truck
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Making a Case For a Jeep Pickup Truck

Secretive FCA Meetings Reveal New Jeep, Dodge, Ram & Chrysler Products See Also — Not US Bound: Ram 700 Pickup…

 3 Comments on Blacked Out: GMC Sierra Double Cab
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Blacked Out: GMC Sierra Double Cab

This blacked-out Sierra “Elevation Edition” makes for a stylish truck. America’s love affair with pickup trucks is a strong one….

 3 Comments on Would You Pay $70,000 for a 2016 Ford F-150?
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Would You Pay $70,000 for a 2016 Ford F-150?

The Ford F-150 Limited edition returns for 2016. The new model raises the luxury quotient to a point never before…

 6 Comments on Like a Rock: Chevrolet Silverado
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Like a Rock: Chevrolet Silverado

The Chevrolet Silverado offers rock solid performance with three new engines to show for it. The Silverado is the type…

 25 Comments on Aluminum Tough: 2015 Ford F-150
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Aluminum Tough: 2015 Ford F-150

The Ford Motor Company is in the midst of an experiment, one that could just as easily be described as…

 13 Comments on Midsize Beast: 2015 Chevrolet Colorado Z71 Crew Cab 4×4
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Midsize Beast: 2015 Chevrolet Colorado Z71 Crew Cab 4×4

A new generation Colorado dispels an old way of building small trucks. A red hot 2015 Chevrolet Colorado Crew Cab,…

 2 Comments on Luxury Pickup Trucks Outsell European Models
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Luxury Pickup Trucks Outsell European Models

Ford’s F-Series brings in huge profits. Shop for a luxury vehicle and your eyes may feast upon the Mercedes-Benz E350…

 4 Comments on Professional Grade: 2015 GMC Sierra Denali 2500 HD
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Professional Grade: 2015 GMC Sierra Denali 2500 HD

The ultimate in cabin comfort and 4×4 capabilities. 2015 GMC Sierra Denali 2500 4WD Crew Cab In my neighborhood people…