How much green did we put in to our K10 Big Green project? It all started with a lifted 1985 K10 regular-cab long-bed truck that we got for $5,000. We called it "Big Green".
The truck was a good off-roading machine, but the old 305 cu-in V8 was underpowered. The quiet exhaust
Here is the rendering for the Defco Trucks Ford BA350. What does "BA" stand for? The guys at Defco think this truck is Bad Ass. You can make your own decision after checking out the custom wide-body front fenders and rear bedsides, lifted and modified suspension with King shocks, 43-inch
The LeTourneau TC-497 Overland Train Mark II was the culmination of several years of multi-wheel trial and error. Starting with the idea of a diesel-electric transmission that drove multi-wheeled vehicles, the end result was a vehicle that sent electricity to every wheel - a massive vehicle. The earliest overland vehicle
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) is recalling a total of 494,000 Ram heavy duty diesel trucks due to a water pump issue. The recall affects roughly 400,000 trucks in North America, 46,000 in Canada and 4,400 in other countries.
Nearly 500,000 pickup trucks and chassis cabs are affected. Ram HD 2500, 3500, 4500 and
Will the next 2019 Jeep Grand Wagoneer (and Wagoneer) come to market in 2019, and will it be based on the Ram 1500 frame and chassis? The answers are a resounding yes and yes, based on a report from Automotive News. The report says that the Wagoneer and (presumably a
Heavy duty pickup trucks with a Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (GVWR) of over 8,500 lbs are not rated for fuel economy by the EPA - Environmental Protection Agency. There are so many hd truck configurations and use-cases. There are gas versus diesel engines, short cabs versus crew cabs, long bed
What do you do when your 2001 Pontiac Aztek leaves you stranded in a parking lot? First, we try to jump start it. We try a few more things, but in the end there is only one option left. We call Mr Truck (Kent Sundling) to the rescue with his 2012
This week, on one of our many trips to the Rocky Mountains in search of prototype vehicles, Nathan and Michael spotted a huge gaggle of GM pickups. Among these were a number of new 2019 Chevy Silverado 1500s. Although most of them were under covers, we did manage to catch
This Volvo semi truck and trailers outfitted by Renegade RV are home and a fully-functional race-team garage on wheels. The combination happens to cost around $550,000. Take a look at all of the amenities and features this rig offers.
This rig is what your favorite Indy Car, NHRA dragster, or NASCAR
We need your advice. Actually Chris needs your advice. He just send us this email and we'd love to get your take on which new truck he should buy after his car was destroyed by Hurricane Irma.
Thank you for taking my question:
My family and I are stationed in Key West,
Ford has printed the owner's manual for the 2018 Ford F150 with the 3.0L Lion V6 diesel weight and axle ratio specifications. The new 2018 F150 trucks are starting to arrive at dealerships across the country and to many new owners. Two pieces of information immediately jump out: the Gross
We recently received the following question from Gerard D. He is upgrading his 2012 Ford F150 EcoBoost to a newer truck and would like to continue towing a 9,000 lbs 5th-wheel camping trailer. The question is: which truck to get, and can he tow a slightly heavier 5th-wheel with a
Check out this 2017 Ford F150 "Lightning Tribute" pickup truck, created by Pioneer Ford dealership in Georgia. The truck started as a regular cab, short cab, 2WD truck with a 5.0L V8 and a 6-speed automatic transmission. As is, that is already a unique configuration that has an MSRP for
Even by today's standards, the 1966 Chevy Turbo Titan III looks formidable. It was full of futuristic innovations of the day. Coupled to a 40-foot, stainless steel trailer, the Turbo Titan III was a gas turbine-powered semi that made it all the way to a rolling prototype before the project was
Following in the footsteps of the 2017 Chevy Silverado 1500 Custom edition comes the 2018 Chevy Tahoe Custom. What is the Custom edition Chevrolet truck or SUV all about? In short, it's about getting good value and utility for an entry level truck. We took a Tahoe Custom for a
We always said that the modern Ram HD trucks with the 6.4L HEMI V8 are a little quiet with the factory exhaust system. OEMs have many regulations to comply at the federal and state levels. Truck guys and gals like to modify our trucks. Some owners perform a resonator delete