Costa Rican Land Cruiser: A Short History

Your boss may not appreciate you wandering about online while you should be working, but when you come across a diesel pickup Land Cruiser, you can always answer “research” when they…

Ram Standardizes Entire Pickup Line

Ram became the first pickup manufacturer to rate all HD pickups to the most recent Society Automotive Engineers J2807 towing standard, which includes trucks to 14,000 GVWR. Though J2807 was…

2015 Super Duty: Ford’s Top Pickups Boast Big Numbers

Ford has been talking numbers lately and two of their favorite numbers begin with four: 440 horsepower from the 6.7 diesel and 40,000 lbs. GCWR on the F-450 courtesy of the Class 4…

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Already committed to the next Nissan Titan and very possibly a 2016-2017 Toyota Tundra with the ISV 5-liter V-8, Cummins and Nissan recently showed off a Frontier mule with a Cummins 2.8-liter…

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Following last summer’s brouhaha about how curb weight is defined and what a truck “class” is, the war of words wages on. Ford announced in early September they would use base curb weight to…

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The National Hot Rod Diesel Association capped off the 2014 season at Texas Motorplex in early October in Ennis, Texas, with the top 32 competitors in each class invited; the 2014 champions…

Bean There, Done That: A Diesel Pickup That Predates Domestics

Your boss may not appreciate you wandering about online while you should be working, but when you come across a diesel pickup Land Cruiser, you can always answer “research” when they…

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Chevrolet introduced the Colorado ZR2 concept truck at the Los Angeles Auto Show. The Colorado ZR2 is equipped with the 2.8-liter diesel and came with Chevy-quoted numbers: 181 horsepower at…

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Diesel cars and trucks are on the rise. This year and next will see a rise in the introduction of new and revised models with a diesel engine, perhaps the largest single increase in…