• How Does the 2016 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel Do on an Emissions Test? [Video]

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    You may already know that the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) filed allegations against Fiat Chrysler Automobile (FCA) for failing to disclose engine management software that can cause excessive NOx emissions in real-world driving. EPA says that the software in the 2014-2016 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel and 2014-2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee EcoDiesels may

    Grades of Steel: How Many Types of Steel Alloys Are in Your Pickup Truck?

    How many types of alloys are in your pickup truck? How about this 2017 Honda Ridgeline unibody pickup truck? This body-in-white demonstration vehicle shows many different types/grades of steel that go into its construction. This is a unique opportunity to look at the details and the complexity of the truck

    The 2017 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel Is Under Stop-Sale, While It’s Waiting For Emissions Certification

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      The 2017 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel, currently the only half-ton truck sold in the United States with a turbo-diesel engine, is being delayed for sale. Deliveries of the 2017 Ram EcoDiesel will have to wait until Ram receives an EPA emissions certification. This is due to the investigation underway by the EPA.

    EPA Cites Undisclosed Software in Ram 1500 and Jeep EcoDiesel Emissions Cheating Allegations

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    Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) filed an emissions cheating case against Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) this week. What are the details surrounding the allegations? Here is EPA's notification of violation. The allegation singles out the following vehicles: 2014-2016 Ram 1500s and 2014-2016 Jeep Grand Cherokees that are equipped with the 3.0L

    2017 Gold Hitch Awards Preview: Ike Gauntlet Extreme Towing and Off-Roading

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    It's an exciting time of year, as we prepare for the 2017 Gold Hitch awards pickup truck towing and off-road testing. Which truck will be the best towing or off-road pickup truck in America? These are important questions, and we are here to torture-test the trucks and get to the

    Can Fiat Chrysler Chief Executive Sergio Marchionne Survive the Jeep & Ram EPA Diesel Cheating Allegations?

    Volkswagen wrote the script for the current FCA situation as it relates to this week's recent EPA Diesel Cheating allegations? As you may know recently the EPA accused FCA, the parent company of Jeep and Ram, of cheating on diesel emissions in just over 100,ooo 2014-2016 model year EcoDiesel equipped Grand Cherokees

    FCA Responds to the EPA Allegations of Emissions Cheating with Ram 1500 and Jeep Grand Cherokee EcoDiesels [Dieselgate 2.0?]

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    The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has accused Fiat Chrysler Automobile (FCA) of violating emission standards by cheating. The allegation states that FCA used software in certain diesel vehicles to fool emission testing. The investigation involves more than 100,000 vehicles, including the 2014-2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee and the 2014-2016 Ram 1500

    Ford Transit Leads Full-size Commercial Vans to a Win, Small Commercial Vans Decline: 2016 Sales Summary

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    Full-size commercial vans are a big part of the transportation industry. They take care of package deliveries, support construction, plumbers, electricians, used as people shuttles, and much more. 2016 was a very good year for full-size vans. The segment overall registered a 15.3% improvement over 2015. The surge in sales was

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