Yet another bit of trivia for the historically savvy truck connoisseur. The hint here is that this truck was built by William "Billy" Durant's company. That information alone makes this truck a pre-1930's vehicle. If you look into Durant's history, you'll see he was connected to General Motors.
Got a little something for you truck fanatics. This truck was on display at the Sloan Museum in Flint, MI. I caught it while I was filming a TFLClassic/TFLCar special as we followed a 1958 Buick Roadmaster 75 from Denver to Detroit. You can read about it (here). This truck
Boulder Electric Vehicle builds large trucks and vans that run on electricity. Based in Lafayette, CO (near Boulder, CO) Boulder Electric Vehicle has a expanded manufacturing facility Chatsworth, CA. The payload on the smallest truck, their '500 Delivery Vehicle' is 3,000 lbs. According to Boulder Electric, the Delivery Vehicle can
Take a look at this Studebaker pickup truck. The tonneau cover suggests the truck is working now just like it did through the decades. Please help us determine the year and model of this cool vehicle.
Here is a video of another cool classic pickup truck.
TFLtruck sources have confirmed that Toyota is hard at work on an integrated trailer brake controller. The "big three" trucks from Ford, GM, and Ram offer the built-in brake controller from the factory; while Toyota and Nissan require owners to use aftermarket or dealer-installed units. The brake controller is required
Ford and MAKE magazine team up on a customized 2014 Ford Transit Connect van (or "unminivan" as Ford likes to call it). The blue "Hackmobile" is a fabrication workshop stocked full of work benches, tools, storage, computers, and more. The interesting red "Happy Mutant Mobile" was designed in collaboration with
Do you want to know how to drive fast and win off-road races? If so, you're going to love this video featuring legendary off-road racer Ivan 'Ironman" Stewart in the 2015 Toyota Tundra TRD Pro sharing all sorts of driving tips. Stewart takes the truck for a drive in the
Is this 2016 Ford F-650 test prototype both diesel and CNG capable? Ford has already announced that the next generation of the Medium Duty fleet trucks will be powered by the updated 6.7L Power Stroke V8 turbo-diesel or the 6.8L V10 gasoline engines. The gasoline V10 will have a CNG
Hot on the heels of the FCA (FIAT Chrysler Automobile) announcement of a 2016 Chrysler Minivan plug-in hybrid that can get up to 75 mpg, there have been a slew of questions. Is that "MPG-E?" "Will it be a diesel?" "What platform is it based on?" "Will it be a
The 2014 Ford Transit Connect Wagon is a seven passenger van that has a distinctly European flair. Unlike the Ford Transit Connect work van, the 2014 Ford Transit Connect Wagon is very family friendly with seats that fold flat into the floor and tons of room. In another accurate, fun
TFLtruck has teamed up with AutoAnything.com to get our long-term tester 2014 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor upgraded. The goal of the project is two-fold: make the truck even more off-road capable, and make it more usable as an expedition, road-trip, or chase vehicle. Expect to see popular and affordable additions and modifications on
What's faster in a straight line in the dirt? A stock 2014 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor or a supercharged class 1400 desert race truck? In this completely impromptu video, we've got your answer when Roman pits the TFL Ford F-150 SVT Raptor against the desert race trucks of Stephen Caskey
TFLtruck sources have confirmed that the next Toyota Tundra update will include a 39-gallon fuel tank as optional equipment. The Tundra CrewMax 4x4 with the 5.7L iForce V8 is currently rated at 13 MPG city, 17 MPG highway, and 15 combined. The current 26.4 gallon fuel tank provides approximately 390
The 2015 Toyota Tundra TRD Pro is the most off-road worth Toyota Tundra ever built and some might look at it as going head-to-head with the Ford Raptor. With bigger springs and brand new Bilstein shocks, the 2015 Toyota Tundra TRD Pro is built and designed to race across the
The 2015 Toyota Tacoma TRD Pro is the most off-road worthy Toyota Tacoma ever built. With bigger springs and brand new Bilstein shocks, the 2015 Toyota Tacoma TRD Pro is built and designed to race across the desert or bash boulders on your favorite off-road trail. Join Roman in the
This Dodge Truck grabbed my attention for two reasons: One - it is awesome to see an old Dodge Truck being used as it was intended. Two - the wheels were absolutely the wrong choice for this rig. Seriously.
The Dodge Truck went through many changes in styling in the 1960s