How fast and thirsty is the new 2017 Ford F-250 crew cab 4x4 King Ranch with its 6.7L Power Stroke turbo-diesel V8? We run it 0-60 MPH at our test facility, then hook it up to a 12,500 lbs trailer and take it on the 98-mile highway mpg loop.
These are the two long-term pickup trucks that we currently have: the 2017 Nissan Frontier, we call "Final Frontier", and the 2017 Ram Power Wagon, simply the "Power Wagon". Final Frontier 2WD is the most affordable new pickup truck you can currently purchase in the United States (as-tested $20,730). It
How does the new 2017 Ford Raptor do at towing on a highway? Our friend, David Tracy of Jalopnik.com, recently completed a long towing road trip from Moab, UT to Detroit, MI. David went approximately 1,643 miles in about 28.5 hours (averaging about 57 MPH overall). In the end, the
You have a factory stock pickup truck (new or used). What would be your first pickup truck upgrade or customization to make the truck unique and special? This may or may not be a simple question. Of course, much of it depends on your budget and imagination.
There are so many
Which is better at tackling an off-road trail: a Jeep Wrangler or a midsize pickup truck with an off-road package, such as the 2017 Nissan Frontier PRO-4X? You may be saying, it's a Jeep every time. However, you should consider exactly what you want to bring with you on an
There is that moment when you get close to completing a project, and you you really want to try it out and go play. This is one of those times, as Roman could not wait to take the Big Green Chevy K10 up the Gold Mine Hill off-road trail for
You may have seen us working on our 1985 Chevy K10 "Big Green" truck. Tommy just purchased a 1974 Ford F-250 Highboy, that we started calling "Rusty Boy". Kent "Mr Truck" Sundling is working on a few project pickups of his own.
The first one on the docket is the 1994 Dodge
This may look like an ordinary Kenworth semi truck, but it is actually a Toyota "Project Portal" concept. It is a hydrogen fuel-cell electric semi truck that Toyota built as a proof of concept for zero emissions freight transportation. This concept truck will undergo testing at the shipping ports of
When I heard that a recently completed ETL Overland 4x4 RV was in town, I jumped at the chance to see it. I met Andrew, CEO of ETL Overland, and went off for a quick drive in the Rocky Mountains. The concept it fairly simple. This four wheel drive RV
Knowing what FCA is capable of (you have to admit, they play the power game well), why not build Hellcat Ram 1500 or a Ram 1500 Demon? The boys at Ram already showed off their Ram TRX Concept with a detuned Hellcat power plant - right? How much further can
How does the 2017 Ford F-250 do on the Ike Gauntlet, world's toughest towing test, with a 6.7L Power Stroke V8, a 6-speed automatic transmission, and 12,500 lbs in tow? You are about to find out!
2017 Ford F-1250 Crew 6.7L Power Stroke V8 4x4 King Ranch
Engine: 6.7L V8
Power: 440 @ 2,800 rpm
Torque: 925 @
Meet "Rusty Boy" - Tommy's 1974 Ford F250 "Highboy" pickup truck. Highboy is a nickname Ford fans gave these pre-1977.5 ford heavy duty trucks because of the factory lifted suspension.
What exactly is a high boy? What is the story with this truck?
Check out all of the details in the video
The old 305 cu-in V8 is out! The new Chevy Performance ZZ6 350 cu-in V8 engine is in! How is the new 405 horsepower carbureted V8 doing in our 1985 Chevy K10 "Big Green" project truck?
Check it out in this video!
When it comes to the big boys battling for off road supremacy, the 2017 Ford F-250 Diesel FX4 vs 2017 Ram Power Wagon represent a great matchup. Both vehicles have gone through updates, but - while the 2017 Ram Power Wagon has mostly received cosmetic and interior upgrades, the 2017
Tesla's CEO, Elon Musk, announced a debut of the Tesla Semi truck for September of 2017.
(Note: The image of the Nikola One concept semi truck is here because it is a battery/electric concept, similar to what Tesla is working on. Nikola and Tesla are separate companies, although they use the
The 2018 Lincoln Navigator is said to be an all-new design and, despite the deletion of the gull-wing doors, it's rather similar looking the concept from last year. The 2018 Lincoln Navigator, which debuted at the 2017 New York Auto Show, has a 450 horsepower twin-turbocharged V6 that makes 500