Will the Ford Super Duty get a 10-speed automatic transmission soon? A recent report describes the plans for the Sharonville, Ohio transmission manufacturing facility to start production of a 10R140 transmission (a heavy duty version of the 10-speed automatic) in August, 2019. [Thanks to Alex Stelling for bringing our attention to
We recently received the following question about testing heavy duty trucks with manual transmissions, and it got us thinking. Why aren't there more HD trucks out there with a manual transmission option? We where wondering if you guys could do some kind of test with the Ram HD featuring three trucks with
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is launching an investigation into nearly 1 million Ram 1500 and Dodge Durango vehicles related to reports of roll-away accidents. The review is focused on the vehicles that are equipped with the rotary transmission shifter. The investigation includes 2013 - 2016 Ram 1500
What is the big deal with the 2017 Ford F-150 that goes on sale in the fall of 2016? It gets a completely redesigned 3.5-liter EcoBoost V6 engine and a new 10-speed automatic transmission. The updated powertrain means that the 2017 truck will be quicker off-the-line and more efficient down the road.