• Is Ford F250 Diesel Better Than a Ford F150 EcoBoost for Full-time RV Trailering? (Ask TFLtruck)

    2018 ford f-150 f-250 half-ton heavy duty truck trailer towing

    Which truck is better for full-time RV trailering (conventional trailer: 5,800 lbs loaded)? Is it a heavy duty diesel or a half-ton pickup with a gas motor? Jeff is specifically asking about a choice between a Ford F-250 with the Power Stroke V8 and a Ford F-150 with a 2.7L

    Ram EcoDiesel or 2500 Cummins or Chevy 2500 Duramax? Ask TFL What Truck Should I buy?

    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.  Gentlemen, Thank you for taking my question: My family and I are stationed in Key West,

    When to Drive a Truck Through High Water and When Not To (Ask TFLTruck)

      Scenes of the historic deluge submerging Houston, with countless cars and trucks submerged in the streets led TFLtruck reader Aaron V.P. to contact us for advice on how to drive a truck in or through high water. It's a great question, one that thousands of Texas truck drivers are facing this

    Old vs. New Chevy Silverado: How Come a New Truck Is Rated to Tow Twice More Than My Old Truck? (Ask TFLtruck)

    old new chevy gmc hd truck tow rating comparison

    Heavy duty trucks from just 15 years ago had a maximum tow rating of around 12,000 lbs. The 2018 Ford F-150 is rated at 13,200 lbs of towing. 2018 Heavy duty trucks are pushing to and past 30,000 lbs of gooseneck and/or 5-th wheel trailer tow rating. We recently received the