The race between the Jeep Wrangler Rubicon Recon and the Toyota Tacoma TRD Pro was much closer than we anticipated. The ultimate off-road version of the Rubicon (aka. Recon edition) is powered by the same 3.6L Pentastar V6 that has been in the Jeep for several years. The Jeep's V6 rating
Check out this pair of 2019 Ram 1500 prototypes. One of the new trucks is sporting Ram's traditional extending towing mirrors, and it is hitched up to a tandem-axle trailer with a Jeep Grand Cherokee on top. The two trucks are parked next to a gasoline pump (no diesel fuel being
Which traditional V8 is faster? This drag race comparison is between a new Ram 1500 Sport with a 5.7L HEMI V8 and a 2014 Ford SVT Raptor with a 6.2L V8. This race is stacked up in Ram's favor since the Raptor is a specialized off-road truck that is heavier
I have a fleet of ten 2017 Nissan Titan 1500s that were all purchased over the past nine months. All trucks are 2WD, all have the gas V8, five are regular cabs, and the other five are crew cabs. The 5.6L gas V8 is the only engine offered in 2017 for the
Which off-roader is faster? Will it be the new Chevy Colorado ZR2 crew cab with the 3.6L gas V6, or the new Jeep Wrangler Rubicon Recon with a 3.6L gas V6?
The Recon edition of the Wrangler is the most off-road worthy Jeep JK you can currently purchase from the factory.
The second episode in our TFLtruck's Drag Race Week series is a HEMI V8 grudge match. It's the Ram 1500 Sport Night edition with the 5.7L HEMI V8 versus the Ram Power Wagon 3/4-ton with the 6.4L HEMI V8. The half-ton truck is rated at 395 hp and 410 lb-ft
Take a look at this closeup of what is reported by Allpar.com to be a next-generation 2019 Ram 1500 front end. Gone is the crosshairs grille in favor of a much sleeker and flowing design that connects into the headlights. There is an interesting element in the center of grille
The Ford Super Chief concept truck was introduced at the 2006 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) in Detroit, MI. Designed by Brad Clifton, the Ford Super Chief concept drew inspiration from the Super Chief streamline locomotives of the 1950s.
The luxurious and futuristic interior design pointed to the idea that
General Motors SURUS concept is a fuel-cell electric heavy truck that can operate in autonomous mode, tackle difficult terrain, and has up to 400 miles of driving range. GM releases images and specifications of the Silent Utility Rover Universal Superstructure (SURUS) before its official debut at the Association of the United States
Which truck is faster: a Toyota Tacoma TRD Pro or a Chevy Colorado ZR2? These trucks are the top off-roaders of the midsize class, and they are closely matched. Most of these trucks will likely spend a majority of their time on pavement, so we wondered - which will get
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
Sales success for the full-size SUVs is not as clear cut as it once was. The Chevy Tahoe has dominated this segment for a long time, and it still does. However, Tahoe sales have declined again in September 2017 when compared to same period last year. The GMC Yukon and Yukon
Special edition pickup trucks that you can get from the factory are getting ever more popular. Every major truck manufacturer is coming out with new customized special edition pickups. Case in point is this 2017 Ram 1500 Night Edition.
It's a HEMI V8-powered 4x4 crew cab that is sporting 20-inch black
No surprise, the Toyota Tacoma is on top of the list like it usually is. While the Chevy Colorado is not too far behind, it is still struggling to keep up with the ever-popular Tacoma. The news is not so good for the other three trucks on this list. Nissan
September 2017 was a good month for truck manufacturers, as sales of full-size pickups increased over last year for all but one truck maker (Ram did not improve over September 2016). In part, the improved pickup sales had to do with many vehicles being damaged in Texas and Florida due to devastating hurricanes.
It's finally time for Dodgezilla (Dodge Ram 1500) and Big Green (Chevy K10) to stretch their legs on our Gold Mine Hill off-road trail. We have spent several months working on our trucks.
MrTruck went through every part of his 1994 Dodge Ram 1500 aka. Dodgezilla Overkill. It has new injectors, an