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Ford F-250 scores up to 5 stars in crash test
Ford F-250 scores up to 5 stars in crash test

A specific configuration of the 2017 Ford F-250 has earned top marks in the federal government's crash test—five stars overall, an achievement matched by no other heavy-duty full-size pickup truck. The award applies only to the F-250 Crew Cab 4x2. The four-wheel drive version of the truck...Read More»

2017 Ford Super Duty F-250
Does it matter that the new 2017 Ford Super Duty is aluminum like the F-150?

The truck market in the U.S. is very important. This is not a buyer base you want to upset when introducing a new truck, which is why the new 2017 Super Duty poses a risk for Ford. It's completely new for 2017, and its body is made of aluminum. Last week we asked you via a Twitter poll whether it...Read More»

2017 Ford Super Duty First Drive
Ford fist fighting Ram, GM with new heavy duty truck package

Officials at Ford will admit there's at least one place F-Series trucks don't reign supreme. Rather, it's one small slice. And even then, coaxing that admission out of Ford officials is tough to do. New for 2017, Ford will introduce an STX package Super Duty truck meant to take on Chevrolet's heavy...Read More»

2017 Ford Super Duty First Drive
Here's how Ford threw away the old Super Duty and started from scratch

Ford's new 2017 Super Duty range marks the first time since 1999 that the truckmaker started from scratch and built an all-new pickup. For the first three generations of the heavy duty pickup, Ford largely used the same frame it had first developed for the Super Duty range when it split the series...Read More»

2017 Ford Super Duty First Drive
2017 Ford Super Duty First Drive: Fetes of strength

Looking back at it, we've grown a lot in 17 years. But some things are better left behind. The Great Recession can stay right where it is—in history. Samesies for toe shoes. About 17 years ago, Ford split off heavy duty trucks from its F-150 lineup and created one of the most lucrative...Read More»

2017 Ford Super Duty
Ford says new Super Duty can drag 20 tons, no tree stump safe

The latest salvo in the heavy duty pickup arms race comes from Ford, and it's a shot fired up the noses of Ram and General Motors. Ford announced Monday that its new 2017 Ford F-350 would top the range of current and be able to tow 32,000 pounds when dragging a gooseneck trailer. When towing a...Read More»

2013 Ford Super Duty Platinum
2013 Ford Super Duty Platinum: Preview

Ford has just upped the luxury truck ante by introducing the new 2013 Super Duty Platinum. What makes this heavy hauler different, from one aspect, is that it's the first truck application of Ford's MyFord Touch system. While the software and screen are the same, the system now features large...Read More»

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Frugal Shopper: Hot New-Car Deals Won't Go Out With April

It's the end of the month, and what does that mean? Well, it could mean it's time to close the deal on a new vehicle. Recently we reported that toward the end of the month, you're more likely to get a good deal on a new vehicle. Weekends aren't always the best time of the month to get a great...Read More»

2011 Ford Super Duty
2011 Ford F-Series Super Duty Trucks Are Now Reaching Dealer Lots

PickupTrucks.com is reporting today that the first production units of the 2011 Ford F-Series Super Duty heavy-duty truck have begun hitting dealer lots this week. The Web site says pictures of trucks on dealer lots have starting hitting the Internet, as well. We've known that the truck was heading...Read More»

2011 Ford Super Duty
Ford to Increase Power in Diesel Trucks

Pickuptrucks.com is reporting today that Ford will increase power in its Power Stroke diesel at some point in the not-too-distant future. Ford had announced that the 2011 Ford F-Series Super Duty with the 6.7-liter Power Stroke turbodiesel would make 390 horsepower and 735 lb-ft of torque. General...Read More»

2011 Ford Super Duty
Ford Introduces New LCD Screen in 2011 Ford Super Duty

Ford is unveiling a new LCD screen for dashboard on its 2011 Ford Super Duty, claiming that this new screen will make fleet users more productive while also giving bosses more control. The 4.2-inch screen will be operable through steering-wheel mounted buttons, and it will offer new menus that...Read More»

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Are Heavy-Duty Trucks Still Necessary?

With a constant emphasis on "green" vehicles dominating automotive culture these days--there were even a few hybrid supercars revealed at this week's Geneva Motor Show-- some folks might be wondering what the future holds for heavy-duty full-size pickup trucks. Some might even question whether it's...Read More»

2011 Ford Super Duty
Report: Ford Field-Testing the 2011 Super Duty

According to Truckblog, Ford has given pre-production 2011 Ford Super Duty trucks to some business owners across the country, so that consumers can evaluate the trucks in real-world conditions. Ford will publish the results online later this week. The company doled out evaluation versions of the...Read More»

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GM Says it Will Support B20 Biodiesel

General Motors said at the National Biodiesel Conference that the 6.6-liter turbodiesel engine available in heavy-duty Chevrolet Silverados, 2011 GMC Sierras, 2011 Chevrolet Express and 2011 GMC Savana vans will be compatible with B20 fuel, which is a 20-percent blend of biodiesel. Ford and...Read More»

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