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Lux Trucks: GMC Canyon Denali, Sierra Denali Ultimate Debut At LA Show
Lux Trucks: GMC Canyon Denali, Sierra Denali Ultimate Debut At LA Show

General Motors’ [NYSE: GM] GMC truck brand is expanding its set of luxury-trim Denali offerings to its mid-size Canyon pickups later next year—and even sooner in its full-size Sierra pickup trucks it’s stepping up the luxury package even more with the release of a Sierra Denali...Read More»

2016 Chevrolet Colorado Diesel pulling Chevy Corvette
2016 Chevy Colorado: V-6 Or Duramax Diesel?

If you have your mind set on skipping past the full-size Silverado (or F-150 or Ram 1500, for that matter) and heading for the somewhat more manageable 2016 Chevrolet Colorado—or the closely related GMC Canyon—you’ll be facing a dilemma: do you get the V-6 gasoline engine, or the...Read More»

2016 Chevrolet Colorado Diesel  -  First Drive
2016 Chevrolet Colorado Diesel: First Drive

If you’re one of those guys who’s a little turned off by ever more cumbersome, oversized full-size trucks, the 2016 Chevrolet Colorado Diesel, at least at first glance, looks like the sensible truck that puts a stop to the insanity. It’s easy to see why for some people...Read More»

2017 Ford F-Series Super Duty
2017 Ford Super Duty Trucks Go Aluminum But Keep Big V-8, V-10 Engines

Last year, Ford rocked the conservative, evolutionary pace of change in the U.S. pickup-truck arena with the introduction of a radically new, aluminum-bodied F-150 family. And now it’s following suit in the heavy-duty segment, with fully redesigned 2017 Ford F-Series Super-Duty trucks that...Read More»

Jeep Wrangler Red Rock Responder Concept for Moab Easter Jeep Safari, 2015
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»

2015 Ford F-150
2015 Ford F-150: First Crash-Test Ratings For Aluminum-Bodied Truck

The 2015 Ford F-150 makes some great leaps ahead, with its aluminum-intensive, aerospace-styled construction, fuel-efficient turbocharged engines, and tech-loaded cabin. But the safety of this aluminum-bodied F-150 has been an open question—until now, with the release of full crash-test...Read More»

2016 Toyota Tacoma live photos, 2015 Detroit Auto Show
2016 Toyota Tacoma Video

The Toyota Tacoma has some of the most rabid loyalists of all the mid-size trucks—but it also has some tough new competition in the Chevy Colorado and GMC Canyon. Toyota's response? A reworked 2016 Tacoma, previewed for the first time at the 2015 Detroit Auto Show. ALSO SEE: 2016 Toyota...Read More»

2016 Nissan Titan live photos, 2015 Detroit Auto Show
2016 Nissan Titan Video

Twelve years ago, it was brand-new, and a big challenge to the big American-brand pickups. Today, it's the oldest full-size truck on the U.S. market, and the slowest seller. Will this major redo put the 2016 Nissan Titan on the truck-buying radar of middle America— or will it remain an...Read More»

2016 Toyota Tacoma
2016 Toyota Tacoma: First Look At Redesigned Mid-Size Truck

Here’s your first look at the 2016 Toyota Tacoma. No, it’s not a radically new look, but it shows that with the full redesign this popular pickup line is getting for 2016, it’s going to even more closely emulate the look of full-size trucks—with a chunkier, more fortified...Read More»

Teaser shots of 2016 Toyota Tacoma
New Trucks Aim At Detroit: 2016 Tacoma, Titan Teased for NAIAS

Beware, Chevy, Ford, GMC, and Ram truck fans: Both Nissan and Toyota have chosen the heart of the domestic auto industry—Detroit—for the world debut of completely new pickups. ALSO SEE: Five Vehicles That Cost Less To Own As Diesels The two models, to be introduced at the upcoming North...Read More»

2015 GMC Sierra All Terrain HD
GMC Sierra All Terrain HD Toned Down From Concept To Production

When GMC unveiled the Sierra All Terrain HD Concept back in 2011, it was a promising truck, with in-your-face styling and serious upgrades to chassis and suspension. Sized up then, it seemed ready to take on the Ford F-150 SVT Raptor. ALSO SEE: 2015 Subaru Legacy First Drive The translation from...Read More»

2015 Chevrolet Silverado High Country HD
2015 Chevrolet Silverado HD Saddles Up For High Country

Adding to the abundance of luxury pickup trucks, Chevrolet introduced the Silverado 1500 High Country into the mix last year. This summer, Chevy will follow up its half-ton luxury truck with a heavy-duty version – the 2015 Silverado High Country HD – to compete with the Ram Heavy Duty...Read More»

2015 Ford F-150
2015 Ford F-150: First Look, Details For Radically New Truck

Ford Motor Co. [NYSE:F] has quietly dropped extensive details, as well as a few pics, of a completely redesigned 2015 Ford F-150, in advance of a Monday morning press conference to be held at the Detroit Auto Show. To start, this bold redo of the longtime best-selling vehicle in the U.S. market...Read More»

Official design sketch previewing 2017 Honda Ridgeline
All-New Honda Ridgeline Due For 2016, But Skipping 2015 Model Year

It looked for a few years like compact and mid-size pickups were a dying breed. But with the introduction of an all-new Chevrolet Colorado this next year, along with a new-generation Honda Ridgeline under development, this portion of the truck market could rebound. That’s right; Honda today...Read More»

TCC Best Car To Buy 2014
Best Car To Buy 2014: The Truck Nominees

Are you a Ford, Chevy, GMC, or Ram guy? Or is it a Nissan or Toyota that you prefer to load up for a weekend in the woods? To a certain segment of America, what kind of truck you drive says a lot about you. Meanwhile, to another group, pickups are workhorses, and what's used at construction...Read More»

2015 Chevrolet Silverado HD
2015 GMC Sierra HD, 2015 Chevy Silverado HD: First Details

While light-duty, full-size pickups like the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 and GMC Sierra 1500 satisfy the needs of the vast majority of pickup shoppers, so-called heavy-duty models fit exceptional needs: for commercial truck users, or those who need just a little extra when daily use depends on serious...Read More»

Ford & American Humane Association remind pickup drivers: dogs ride inside
Ford & The Humane Association Tell Pickup Owners: Keep Dogs Out Of Truck Beds

Here's a startling statistic: according to the American Humane Association, 100,000 dogs die each year while traveling in truck beds. Some are ejected during accidents. Some jump out while the vehicle is moving. Others die from debris, low-hanging limbs, and exposure. Now, Ford has partnered with...Read More»

2014 GMC Sierra
Big Three Boom, As Luxury Trucks Push Average Pickup Price Upward

Full-size trucks were big profit centers for U.S. automakers prior to the recession. And if you read the pricing trends over the past couple of years, combined with a pronounced upswing in truck sales of recent months, those times appear to have returned. As we reported last week, sales of...Read More»

2013 Ford F-150 Limited
May 2013 Car Sales: Housing Rebound, Loan Rates Lend Trucks More Muscle

Consider the improving economic indicators and an upswing in home construction; factor in relatively stable, affordable gas prices, that are expected to stay that way through the summer; and altogether, it's no surprise that during May truck sales surged with new market muscle--and that auto sales...Read More»

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