2021 Ford F-150 revealed, Volvo-Waymo self-driving tie-up, electric trucks; What's New @ The Car Connection

June 26, 2020

New 2021 Ford F-150 truck uploads as a tech-heavy hybrid ready for the next generation

The truckmaker unveiled its 2021 Ford F-150 pickup, which included a hybrid powertrain and onboard generator.

Ram 1500 vs. Chevy Silverado 1500 vs. Ford F-150: How the trucks compare on paper

We compare the big three trucks from Detroit-based automakers too see how they fare.

2021 Subaru Ascent crossover adds more standard safety tech, costs $33,345 

The new Ascent adds better headlights, adaptive cruise control, and a rear-seat reminder as standard equipment.

From Motor Authority:

2020 Volvo S60

2020 Volvo S60

Volvo to use Waymo tech for self-driving taxi service

The two companies announced they would offer a Level 4 self-driving taxi, but didn't say when it would appear.

The Ford F-150 pickup truck over the years: A brief history

We look back at more than 100 years of Ford's full-size pickup truck.

2021 Ram Rebel TRX coming this summer to attack the Raptor

Insert "Jurassic Park" T-Rex and Raptor joke here.

From Green Car Reports:

Freightliner eCascadia electric semi

Freightliner eCascadia electric semi

California mandate: Commercial trucks go electric starting in 2024, all-EV by 2045 

The state says it will have 100,000 zero-emissions trucks by 2030, and 300,000 by 2035.

Nvidia will enable Mercedes over-the-air upgrades, future automated-driving functions

The chipmaker and automaker said it will start rolling out cars by 2024.

Analysis: What does the Ford F-150 Hybrid reveal about the F-150 Electric?

Power moves by the truckmaker show that if the hybrid is positioned as more convenient, maybe the electric will be more efficient?

2020
The Car Connection
See the winners »
2020
The Car Connection
 
Ratings and Reviews
Rate and review your car for The Car Connection
Review your car
The Car Connection Daily Headlines
I agree to receive emails from The Car Connection. I understand that I can unsubscribe at any time. Privacy Policy.
Thank you! Please check your email for confirmation.