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GMC Sierra 1500
 4 Comments on True Grit: GMC Sierra 1500
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True Grit: GMC Sierra 1500

The GMC Sierra checks all the important boxes in the full-size truck category. The pickup truck landscape is changing as…

GMC Yukon XL
 3 Comments on Premium People Pleaser: GMC Yukon XL Denali
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Premium People Pleaser: GMC Yukon XL Denali

Offered in Yukon or Yukon XL lengths, these large GMC SUVs are strong entries in the segment. Completely redesigned for…

 2 Comments on The GMC Sierra’s MultiPro Tailgate
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The GMC Sierra’s MultiPro Tailgate

A 6-trick MultiPro tailgate that might be the tool you always wanted. You may have seen the commercial or perhaps…

 2 Comments on About the Heavy-Duty Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD and 3500HD
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About the Heavy-Duty Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD and 3500HD

Body styles, trims, available powertrains, payload, and towing. Full-size pickup trucks continue to meet the needs of tens of millions…

 3 Comments on Six (Five) Engine Choices With the 2020 GMC Sierra
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Six (Five) Engine Choices With the 2020 GMC Sierra

Shop for a GMC Sierra 1500 pickup truck and you’ll find a dizzying array of cab choices, trim levels, and…

 6 Comments on Bigger Yet: 2021 Chevrolet Tahoe and Suburban SUVs
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Bigger Yet: 2021 Chevrolet Tahoe and Suburban SUVs

Chevrolet’s largest SUVs are completely overhauled for 2021, all-new models that are also larger than ever. The Chevrolet Tahoe (standard…

 2 Comments on GM Diesel Pickup Fast Facts
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GM Diesel Pickup Fast Facts

A third Duramax GM diesel becomes available. The General Motors Company makes diesel engines under the Duramax name. Most of…

 6 Comments on Dually Prowess: 2019 Ram 3500
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Dually Prowess: 2019 Ram 3500

The Ram brand has been on an upward trajectory ever since it was separated from Dodge beginning in 2009. Ram…

 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…

 12 Comments on A Whole Lot of Awesome:
Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 Bison
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A Whole Lot of Awesome:
Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 Bison

A tricked-out truck for the midsize range. Chevrolet just raised the bar in the midsize performance pickup truck category by…

 5 Comments on Robust SUV: 2018 Land Rover Discovery
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Robust SUV: 2018 Land Rover Discovery

The Land Rover Discovery simply gets the job done. If you’re shopping for a highly capable luxury sport utility vehicle,…

 5 Comments on Jeep Wrangler: There’s Only One
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Jeep Wrangler: There’s Only One

The fourth-generation Jeep Wrangler is a worthy successor to the original. How do you update one of the most iconic…

 3 Comments on Sporty and Elegant: Mazda CX-5
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Sporty and Elegant: Mazda CX-5

The CX-5 supplies a powerful presence among small SUVs. Mazda may be a small player in the automotive sphere, but…

 9 Comments on The Next-Generation Chevrolet Equinox
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The Next-Generation Chevrolet Equinox

Momentum continues with the third-generation Chevy Equinox. How do you make an already competitive product better? By carefully starting anew,…

 3 Comments on Land Rover Discovery Resurrection!
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Land Rover Discovery Resurrection!

Return of the top-of-the-line Discovery series. Land Rover divides its universe between top-of-the-line Range Rover models (currently numbering four) and…

 4 Comments on Aluminum Super Duty: 2017 Ford F-350 Platinum 4WD
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Aluminum Super Duty: 2017 Ford F-350 Platinum 4WD

Ford’s F-Series rolled out in 1948 and over the past 40 years, it has been the top-selling pickup truck nameplate…

2016 Nissan Titan XD
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Second Look: 2016 Nissan Titan XD

A diesel-driven Titan XD Crew Cab 4×4 in SL garb visits the Auto Trends drive. Oftentimes, it is the second…

 2 Comments on The 2017 Jaguar XE by the Numbers
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The 2017 Jaguar XE by the Numbers

The Jaguar XE is the latest model in this big cat’s repertoire. Not since Jaguar retired the X-TYPE in 2009…

2016 Range Rover HSE.
 8 Comments on Diesel Does It: Range Rover HSE
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Diesel Does It: Range Rover HSE

Britain’s Range Rover line adds a turbo-diesel in the North American market. If you are a luxury sport utility vehicle…

 3 Comments on Initial Analysis: 2016 Nissan Titan XD Crew Cab
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Initial Analysis: 2016 Nissan Titan XD Crew Cab

The full-size pickup truck segment just got interesting. Again. Put the words “Nissan” and “pickup truck” together and invariably the…

 1 Comment on About the 2015 GMC Canyon
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About the 2015 GMC Canyon

All-new GMC Canyon arrives this fall. After a four-year absence, General Motors is back in the smaller pickup truck segment….

 4 Comments on Nissan Strikes Back With Frontier Diesel Runner
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Nissan Strikes Back With Frontier Diesel Runner

Concept truck features a 2.8-liter Cummins Turbo Diesel engine. GM will be muscling back into the small pickup truck segment…

 1 Comment on Volkswagen Milestone Reached: 100,000 Turbo Diesels Sold
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Volkswagen Milestone Reached: 100,000 Turbo Diesels Sold

Volkswagen continues to manifest its diesel leadership among all car manufacturers. For 2013, it has sold more than 100,000 TDI…

 2 Comments on Turbo Diesel Up: 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited 4WD
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Turbo Diesel Up: 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited 4WD

Jeep Grand Cherokee sales are up 15 percent for the year through Nov. 2013. Arguably, it is the most recognized…

 0 Comment on A Small-Displacement Diesel for the 2014 Ram 1500
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A Small-Displacement Diesel for the 2014 Ram 1500

It has been more than a decade since light-duty pickup truck buyers have had access to diesel engines. GM, Ford…

 0 Comment on Jeep Drops Liberty, Revives Cherokee
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Jeep Drops Liberty, Revives Cherokee

One of the most popular names in modern day Jeepdom is Cherokee, an appellation ascribed to not to one, but…

 3 Comments on New Opel Diesel Engine Reduces Fuel Consumption by 10 Percent
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New Opel Diesel Engine Reduces Fuel Consumption by 10 Percent

Latest Opel powertrain is Euro 6 compliant. The General Motors Company has a jewel in Opel, a costly one at…