Pickup Trucks

So, Are You Gonna Buy That New Jeep Wrangler Pickup?
So, Are You Gonna Buy That New Jeep Wrangler Pickup?

Detroit automakers are working overtime to renegotiate their contracts with the UAW. As news of those talks leaks out, so do some intriguing hints about products that may (or may not) lie down the road. ALSO SEE: Holy Crap, The Ford Bronco May Make A Comeback, Too Ford, for example, is considering...Read More»

2016 Toyota Tacoma  -  First Drive, August 2016
2016 Toyota Tacoma: First Drive

Let’s get this out of the way: With the Tacoma, Toyota has the best-selling truck in this segment, and one of the models that retains the best resale value in the entire U.S. market. Its owners are fiercely loyal, and cheerleaders for the brand’s trucks. They’re also the...Read More»

2016 Chevrolet Colorado
2016 Chevrolet Colorado Diesel Priced From At Least $33,705

GM has set pricing and final towing specs for the upcoming turbodiesel-powered 2016 Chevrolet Colorado. The new mid-size diesel will be alone in its segment when it goes on sale later this year. Powered by a 2.8-liter turbodiesel four-cylinder engine, the Colorado will be rated at 181 horsepower...Read More»

2016 Ford F-150 Limited
2016 Ford F-150 Limited Ups Technology, Luxury

Only a week after General Motors Company [NYSE:GM] announced a series of updates for its Chevrolet Silverado 1500 and GMC Sierra 1500 for the 2016 model year, the Ford Motor Company [NYSE:F] has come out with a new range-topping version of its rival F-150. The latest version is called the F-150...Read More»

2016 GMC Sierra 1500
2016 GMC Sierra 1500 First Look

Coming hot on the heels of our first look at the updated 2016 Chevrolet Silverado, General Motors Company [NYSE:GM] has dropped the first details on the popular pickup’s GMC cousin, the Sierra 1500. The GMC Sierra range is coming off its best June since 2006, not to mention 12 consecutive...Read More»

2016 Chevrolet Silverado 1500
2016 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 First Look

Chevrolet’s current-generation Silverado 1500 was all-new for 2014 but the full-size pickup has already come in for a substantial update, confirming the competitive environment in which the big, burly workhorse operates. The Ford Motor Company’s [NYSE:F] aluminum-bodied F-150 remains...Read More»

2015 Ford F-150
2015 Ford F-150 Video Road Test

Quick! Name the best-selling truck, and vehicle, in the U.S. If you said anything other than the Ford F-150, you’re wrong. The F-150's been on top of the sales charts for more than 30 years. And even though Ram, Chevy, and GMC have upped their game, Ford intends to stay number one with its...Read More»

2015 Chevrolet Colorado
2015 Chevrolet Colorado Video Road Test

Until this year, the mid-size pickup market was almost completely stagnant for the better part of a decade. The Ford Ranger died, and the Nissan Frontier and the Toyota Tacoma were hardly updated. Now, GM is shaking things up with a pair of new mid-size trucks--the GMC Canyon and this, the new 2015...Read More»

2015 Ford F-150
The Car Connection's Best Trucks To Buy 2015

With millions sold each year, the pickup truck is one of the pillars of the auto industry. Only a handful of automakers build pickups--and yet, it can be overwhelming to find one that suits your taste and your budget. It's even more confusing with the arrival of a new generation of mid-size pickups...Read More»

2015 Ford F-150
Is The Ford F-150 America's Favorite Luxury Vehicle?

The line between mass-market and luxury vehicles has become fuzzy in recent years. Sure, there are still mainstream, bargain-basement rides like the Nissan Versa, just as there are high-end Bentley Continental GTs for the world's Beckhams, Hiltons, and Kardashians. But between those extremes...Read More»

2009 Ford F-150
Survey: Women Prefer Men In Black Ford Pickups, Men Prefer Women In Red BMW Sports Cars

There are a lot of things to consider when buying a new car: What kind of fuel economy does it earn? What safety features does it offer? Will I need to call tech support just to set up the radio? One thing we've never heard folks ask, though, is whether their new ride will be attractive to...Read More»

2014 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 High Country
2014 Chevrolet Silverado High Country Priced From $45,100

Consumers aiming to step into the 2014 Chevrolet Silverado High Country can expect to pay a premium for the luxury version of Chevy's new full-size truck. Arriving in dealerships this fall, the Chevrolet Silverado High Country will sport a starting price of $45,100 (including destination charge)...Read More»

2014 Ford F-150 fitted with natural-gas readiness package
Ford F-150 To Be Offered Ready For Natural-Gas Conversion

Ford announced today that it would offer an optional natural-gas readiness package the 2014 model of on its popular F-150 pickup truck, equipping the truck to be converted to natural-gas or bi-fuel operation by qualified third-party installers. It's the first half-ton pickup truck to be offered...Read More»

2004 Dodge Ram SRT-10
5 Most Wanted Ram Trucks: 30 Days Of Ram 1500

We're spending this month with a 2013 Ram 1500, but while we're focusing on what makes the full-sizer one of our top-rated pickups, we're also taking a look back into history for the five Chrysler pickup trucks we'd have all over again. The Ram's history is just as cloudy as the past for the big...Read More»

30 Days of the 2013 Ram 1500
30 Days Of The 2013 Ram 1500

With all the high-performance roadsters we take for joyrides, and all the supersedans we cruise, It's easy to forget how good today's full-size pickup trucks have become. We're not going to forget this month, because for the next 30 days, The Car Connection is going in-depth with the 2013 Ram 1500...Read More»

2014 GMC Sierra 1500
Better Gas Prices & Housing Sales Give Trucks & SUVs A Boost

Official auto sales stats won't be released until tomorrow, but early signs point to strong numbers for April -- particularly in the truck and SUV segment. Not so long ago, pickups and SUVs seemed to be caught in a death spiral. With fuel prices edging higher and fuel economy the #1 factor for many...Read More»

2014 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor Special Edition
Ford Doubles Down With New 2014 F-150 SVT Raptor Special Edition

Ford's looking to capitalize on the success of the F-150 SVT Raptor by adding a new Special Edition model for 2014. The idea of this new trim level is to give customers the ability to make their Raptor even bolder. The new 2014 F-150 SVT Raptor Special Edition takes the existing Luxury Package and...Read More»

Kia Mojave concept
Will Your Next Pickup Be A Hyundai?

Pickup sales are booming. In fact, trucks are on track to be the biggest sellers of 2013, thanks to the recovery of the U.S. housing and construction markets. So it should come as no surprise that Hyundai is considering the addition of a pickup to its lineup. If that sounds familiar, it's because...Read More»

2014 Chevrolet Silverado 1500
2014 GMC Sierra, Chevy Silverado: Prices From About $25,000, 23-MPG EPA Highway

The 2014 GMC Sierra and 2014 Chevy Silverado will earn EPA-rated gas mileage figures of as high as 16/23 mpg mpg when they go on sale later this summer, General Motors announced today. The 16/23-mpg figure for the GMC Sierra and Chevy Silverado, with the new generation of GM's 5.3-liter V-8, is 1...Read More»

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