You asked and for it, and you shall receive! We have 2017 gas-V8-powered work trucks rolling into our studio! First to arrive are the 2017 Ram 2500 HD regular cab 2WD Tradesman and a 2017 Chevy Silverado 2500 HD double-cab 4x4 WT. The 2017 Ford F-250 Super Duty will arrive
If you followed our 1985 Chevy K10 "Big Green" project truck series, you already know that we engine swapped the old and tired 305 cu-in V8 for a brand new Chevy Performance ZZ6 350 cu-in V8 crate engine. That was a giant step for the project. Big thanks to Ted
The world of off-road pickup trucks has now been put on notice. The Chevy Colorado ZR2 is here to fly through the desert or slowly bash over some rocks. The truck has the suspension, four-wheel-drive system, and the looks to go up and down any trail with the best of
Hellwig and Nissan got together last year to build the Nissan Titan XD PRO-4X Hellwig "Rule Breaker" Overlanding Truck with a Lance camper. In many ways, this was a proof of concept project for both companies as Hellwig and Nissan wanted a rolling example of what they were capable of.
The 2017 Ford F-150 crew cab 4x4 Limited edition truck has an M.S.R.P of precisely $67,000. A base F-150 regular cab XL model with 2WD starts out at $27,110. What is the configuration and options price breakdown that takes the small base truck all the way up to luxury truck
When Zach sent us a message about bringing his 2011 Dodge Dakota V8 for us to review, I jumped at the opportunity. This the last generation of the Dakota before it got discontinued, it's a crew cab V8 4x4, and it has a few modifications that make it a bit
Ram has announced a recall of 1.02 million Ram 1500, 2500, and 3500 truck in the U.S., 216,007 trucks in Canada, 21,668 trucks in Mexico, and 21,530 trucks in other markets for a software issue that may prevent rollover airbag and seat belt safety systems from functioning properly under certain
Nissan invited The Fast Lane Truck to see their first (official) crack at an overlanding truck - the Nissan Titan XD Pro-4X Project Basecamp. For years, off-road vehicles have been extensively modified for extended, rugged excursions. While it's not a prerequisite for overlanding (you can do it with a moped
Ford recently held a shareholder conference that provided another glimpse at the upcoming 2019 Ford Ranger. At the meeting, Ford CEO - Mark Fields, said that the Ford Ranger will be based on a "global platform". Ford Ranger is a frame-based midsize pickup in the rest of the world. Truck
The moment is finally here. We are driving the 2017 Chevy Colorado ZR2. The ZR2 has the makings of the ultimate factory midsize off-road pickup truck. We will have a full review of the truck on May 15th. Still, we wanted you to have the first look at the new
Firestone unveils its most aggressive off-road tire - the Destination M/T2. The “M” and the “T” stand for either “Maximum Traction” or “Mud Terrain”. Either way, this tire is ready to compete against some of the best in the segment.
Firestone invited me to an Overland Experts facility near Orange, Virginia
Ford is serious about providing more power choices for the Ford F-150. The 2017 F-150 has four engine options, and Ford is adding a fifth for the updated 2018 model. It will be the 3.0L turbo-diesel V6 that Ford produces in Europe. Ford is giving the F-150 a bit of
Tommy is very proud of his "new" 1974 Ford High Boy. This is Tommy's personal truck that we now call "Rusty Boy". The name comes mainly because of a bed that looks like Swiss cheese. Ford F-250 4x4 trucks of this era were nicknamed "High Boy" due to the factory
The 2017 Nissan Armada is all-new. It now has much more in common with the Nissan Patrol SUV (from overseas) as far as the chassis is concerned. Exterior and interior have many elements similar to the current Infiniti QX80. This is the top-of-the-line Platinum version of Nissan's SUV flagship.
We are happy to announce our first official Truck Nuts Book signing. The book signing is in Littleton, CO (near Denver, CO). Meet Kent "Mr Truck" Sundling and Andre "TFLtruck" Smirnov and get your book signed!
Wednesday June 14th, 2017 @7:00PM MST
Tattered Cover Aspen Grove 7301 S. Santa Fe Drive Littleton,
We are starting something new. This is a 50-mile loop that combined city and highway driving. The goal is to run trucks (and some cars) on this loop unloaded, in order to get an approximate number of MPG that you may see on your commute to and from work. The