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
How fast is the 2017 Ram Power Wagon at a 0-60 MPH acceleration at a mile above sea level? The Power Wagon is an off-road specialist. It has heavy axles, skid plates, and a 12,000 lbs Warn winch. Naturally, on-road acceleration performance is not a primary requirement for the Power
Can the 2017 Chevy Silverado 1500 with the 6.2L V8 beat or match the 0-60 MPH time put up by the 2017 F-150 EcoBoost V6? Keep in mind that we do all of our testing at a mile above sea level (with approximately 17% less air density).
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The question is very simple. Which one of these 2017 off-road pickup trucks is the quickest on dirt in a straight line? We asked truck manufacturers to submit their best off-roaders for 2017, and this is what we came up with in the end.
All trucks were put into 4WD (high
Which is better for off-the line acceleration: horsepower or torque? We wanted to find out, and what better way to do it than a simultaneous acceleration run (drag race)? This time it's all about the midsize off-roaders: 2017 Toyota Tacoma TRD Pro and the 2017 Nissan Frontier PRO-4X. These two