General Motors (GM) announces a plan for a zero-emission vehicle fleet through the year 2023. GM makes a commitment to debut two new all-electric vehicles within the next 18 months. These will be based on the learnings from the Chevy Bolt EV car. The company also says to expect a total of
Would you buy a Toyota Tacoma Hybrid? A recent report suggests that Toyota is still considering the electrified hybrid power plant options for the segment-leading Tacoma. Most of us love off-road trucks, but we also love lots of driving range and not breaking the bank when we fill up at the
What if Nissan built a truck that could challenge the Ford Raptor for specialty off-road truck supremacy? What would that truck look like? We think this truck would look much like the Titan Warrior concept that the company showed nearly two years ago. However, it would need to be much
Chevrolet made an announcement at the 2017 State Fair of Texas that the new Chevy Silverado 4500 and 5500 medium duty trucks will come to market in 2018. This is the first time that the company made an official announcement about the upcoming Class 4 & 5 trucks. This also
Nearly a year after the announcement of the Cummins crate engine program, the 2.8-liter 4-cylinder R2.8 Turbo Diesel is now available for consumer purchase. The engine is meant to power compact and midsize SUVs, pickup trucks, chassis cabs and more.
The R2.8 engine will be marketed to the consumer under the Cummins
The 2017 State Fair of Texas truck show was all about luxurious trucks and special editions. We rounded up the most noteworthy truck debuts from the Dallas show.
Chevy showed a pair of Centennial edition trucks: 2018 Silverado and Colorado Centennial edition to celebrate 100 years of Chevy trucks.
Nissan unveiled the
This week at the State Fair of Texas, Nissan revealed the 2018 Nissan Armada Platinum Reserve. The Nissan Armada Platinum was the Japanese Automaker's top-of-the-line SUV. This new Reserve edition takes that vehicle one step further with a number of aesthetic changes, making it the GOAT Armada (according to Nissan).
This week at the Texas State Fair, Ford debuted the 2018 Ford Super Duty Limited. This truck aims to combine the capability that we have come to expect from the Super Duty lineup with the luxury of Ford's Limited range.
The standard powertrain on the 2018 Ford Super Duty Limited models
Chevrolet is celebrating 100 years of trucks with the introduction of the 2018 Chevy Silverado and the 2018 Chevy Colorado Centennial Editions at the 2017 State Fair of Texas in Dallas.
Chevrolet's pickup truck journey began with the introduction of the 1918 one-ton truck, which was powered by a 36 horsepower
Ram unveils two new luxurious Texas-themed editions for the 2018 truck lineup at the 2017 State Fair of Texas in Dallas. The existing Laramie Longhorn edition gets an additional flavor of Texas with the Southfork edition. The Texas-focused Ram HD Lone Star Silver edition joins the half-ton Ram 1500 of
Do you like this rendering of the next Mercedes Benz Sprinter full-size commercial van? We think it take the working van image to the next level. It's no secret that Mercedes has been working on the next generation of the Sprinter. We have seen several prototypes in the Rocky Mountains
In the world of modern pickup trucks where 8-speed and 10-speed automatic transmissions are becoming the norm, it's still refreshing to know that some of the pickups are still offering a manual transmission option.
2018 U.S.-Market Pickup Trucks available with a manual transmission
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What new pickup trucks will be unveiled at the 2017 State Fair of Texas? We have two official teasers for a show that is just three days away (Sep 28th, 2017). Every truck manufacturer usually brings something new to the show. This year should be no exception.
The State Fair of
What are the most affordable brand-new 2017 and 2018 pickup truck in the United States? Look no further than this convenient table of starting prices for the base model trucks. We went through and picked the most basic and the least pricey configuration of each pickup truck on the market.
How much green did we put in to our K10 Big Green project? It all started with a lifted 1985 K10 regular-cab long-bed truck that we got for $5,000. We called it "Big Green".
The truck was a good off-roading machine, but the old 305 cu-in V8 was underpowered. The quiet exhaust
Here is the rendering for the Defco Trucks Ford BA350. What does "BA" stand for? The guys at Defco think this truck is Bad Ass. You can make your own decision after checking out the custom wide-body front fenders and rear bedsides, lifted and modified suspension with King shocks, 43-inch