What is the way to get a good measure of a pickup truck? It has to do many jobs well. We completed the Ike Gauntlet extreme towing reviews of each one of these trucks. You can find them all under the Ike Gauntlet section. How do these trucks handle the
Pickup trucks are getting ever more expensive. Half-ton pickups are getting closer to the $70,000 mark, while heavy duty 3/4-ton and 1-ton trucks are pushing to $80,000 and beyond. Luxury features play a big part in the cost of a vehicle, and many people like to be cuddled in luxury,
What will the next generation 2019 Ram 1500 pickup look like? Will it be a revolution of build materials and design? A recent report by Automotive News points in the direction of an evolutionary upgrade.
First, the important part of the news is that the next generation of Ram trucks will
Which truck is the quickest? This question has been around since there were two trucks in the world. This time it's a three-way drag race between the 2017 Honda Ridgeline AWD, the 2016 Toyota Tacoma TRD Off-Road, and the 2016 Nissan Frontier PRO-4X.
Yes, not all of these trucks are meant
Ford investor announcement, released last week, outlines a general plan for the future that includes expanding the "core business" of building vehicles, and executing on "emerging opportunities" such as electric vehicles, autonomous vehicles, and mobility solutions.
Ford sees vehicle electrification as an important part of business going forward, and pickup trucks
What is "TFLtruck: By the Numbers"? It's a video segment where we provide no opinion, but get you all the real-world measurements and most important specifications. Can you look up this data on a manufacturer site? Yes, most of it is available there. We went further and learned more about the
The 2017 Ford Super Duty is all new. It has a new steel frame, all-aluminum body and bed, and more powerful engines. The 6.2L gasoline V8 has been tweaked for more power, as was the 6.7L Power Stroke turbo-diesel V8, which is now rated at class leading 440 hp and
Ford has already announced the updates to its F-150 pickup truck lineup for the 2017. The truck gets a more powerful Gen2 3.5L EcoBoost V6 paired to a 10-speed automatic transmission. Obviously, there is the second generation 2017 Ford Raptor that is reported to go on sale in November of
A report by Automotive News outlines Toyota's plan to expand its Tijuana, Mexico manufacturing facility (also referred to as Baja manufacturing facility). The plant was upgraded in recent years to produce the latest generation of the Toyota Tacoma for the North American market. However, the demand for Toyota's midsize trucks
The 2017 Honda Ridgeline joins the expanding and growing midsize pickup truck segment in the United States. It's going up against the tough competition of the Toyota Tacoma, Chevy Colorado, Nissan Frontier, and GMC Canyon. Every truck has a core of tasks it's designed to be very good at. While the
What do you need to know about safely towing with your truck or SUV? It's not as simple as checking the marketing brochure for your pickup truck. A little more research and digging is required in order to setup your towing vehicle and trailer for safe towing. All this and
Enthusiasts' anticipation of the 2017 Ford Raptor is reaching a fever pitch. We have official information about most aspects of the new truck, except for the power ratings of the second generation (Gen2) high-output 3.5L EcoBoost V6 engine, towing / payload ratings, EPA fuel economy estimates, among a few other details.
How is the full-size commercial van market doing amidst a slower automotive retail sales in August? In short, the big vans are still flying off the lots. While the Ford Transit continues to dominate the charts and continues to grow, it's not the most improved in sales numbers over last year.
Roman shows a bit of trail damage to our long-term Ford Raptor after his adventure over Webster Pass. The guys were scouting a new route high in the Rocky Mountains for our upcoming Midsize Truck Adventure. Webster Pass is generally a medium difficulty trail (4 out of 10 on Traildamage
The 2017 Nissan Armada is an interesting animal. It shares components with the European Nissan Patrol, which also make it look a lot like the luxurious Infiniti QX80. OK, so the front-end and rear hatch styling are unique to the 2017 Armada, but the profile is a copy of the
Many may be excited today about the release and preorder of the iPhone 7. We at TFLtruck.com and MrTruck.com are crazy about pickup trucks, and we want you to join us.
What are all of the considerations when selecting a diesel vs. gas pickup truck? What are the pros & cons