• Is Your Speedometer Accurate or How Fast Is Your Truck Really Going? (Guest Post)

    Editor's Note: TFLtruck reader Bernie Kressner recently sent us this interesting story about how he calculated his trucks real speed vs his speedometer. I thought it was interesting so I'm sharing it with  you. Thanks Bernie for an interesting take on calculating your truck's real speed. Did you ever listen to someone

    2017 Heavy Duty Turbo Diesel Dyno Battle: Which Truck Puts Down the Most Power? [Video]

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    Which 2017 heavy duty diesel pickup truck puts down the most power? This seems like an easy question to answer, but the real world is a whole different animal. We got together with the experts at ATS Diesel Performance in order to get the real numbers on their Mustang Dyno. The

    Big Green Ep.6: Unboxing the Chevy Performance 350 V8 ZZ6 Crate Engine – 405 Horsepower! [Video]

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    It's official. Our 1985 Chevy K10 "Big Green" project truck is getting a new engine! It's the Chevrolet Performance ZZ6 350 cu-in V8. Big Green was powered by its original 305 cu-in (aka. 5-liter) Chevy V8. When new, this engine produced 160 horsepower and 240 lb-ft of torque. That may be

    2017 Lexus GX460 Review: When You Need Rough and Tumble Off-road Luxury [Video]

    The 2017 Lexus GX460 carries on with minimal changes for 2017. Its tried and tested 301 horsepower 4.6-liter V8 makes 329 lb-ft of torque at 3,500 rpm. While it is connected to a 6-speed automatic transmission, the engine/transmission combination provides a silky-smooth driving experience. It can also tow up to

    Gas or Diesel? 2017 Chevy Colorado V6 vs. GMC Canyon Diesel Towing MPG and 0-60 MPH [Video]

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    Should I get a gas or a turbo-diesel pickup truck? We get this question several times per week. Here is the answer for midsize trucks. It's the 2017 Chevy Colorado with the 3.6L V6 gas engine and the 8-speed automatic transmission versus the 2017 GMC Canyon Denali with the 2.8L

    It’s Not All About Diesel: Cummins ISL G Near Zero Emission Engine Runs on Natural Gas [News]

    Cummins Westport division debuts a Near Zero emissions version of their ISL G engine at this week's 2017 NTEA Work Truck show. The engine received EPA and CARB certification of 0.02 g of NOx per horsepower per hour, which earns a designation of "near zero" emissions. You may think of pickup truck and

    Snow Storm or Job Site? 2017 Nissan Commercial Vehicles Have the Solutions [News]

    Has a snow storm slowed you down? Are you looking for a worksite pickup truck or commercial van to get the job done? Nissan unveils a complete lineup of worker truck and van solutions at this week's 2017 NTEA Work Truck Show. Other manufacturers offer commercial/worker vehicle solutions as well, and

    Is this the Next Generation 2019 Ram 1500 Mega Cab 4×4 EcoDiesel Prototype? [Spied]

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    This camouflaged Ram 1500 prototype was caught in Indiana, but Zach M.  Thank you Zach for sending these images to us!  While this is not the first time this prototype has been seen in the wild, Zach did confirm a distinctive turbo-diesel "EcoDiesel" exhaust sound emanating from this truck. According to this article

    Is the new Fiat Fullback Cross Truck Hinting at the Next Ram Dakota for the USA? [Op/Ed]

    Recently unveiled at the 2017 Geneva Motor Show, the Fiat Fullback Cross is a beefed up version of the Mitsubishi L200-based pickup truck. This, the newest version of the Fullback, is aimed at the active lifestyle-type, hence the "Cross" in the name and extra macho updates. The Fiat Fullback Cross