GM Wont Speed Up Launch of Next Gen Full-size Pickups

Despite Ford’s aggressive marketing campaign for its new, more ‘fuel efficient’ engines in the 2011 F-series, along with currently high fuel prices, GM has said it has no plans to move up the launch of its updated full-size twins, the Chevy Silverado and GMC Sierra.

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1958 Chevrolet Pickup EV Built By Toronto Brewery

Dubbed ‘Retro Electro’ this distinctive green, 1958 Chevrolet Apache pickup is part of Toronto based Steam Whistle Brewing Company’s fleet of ‘classic’ vehicles used for promotions and special events.

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Callaway Cars Delivers A 540 Hp Silverado

There isn’t really a lot out there today in terms of hot street pickups. Sure you’ve got Ford’s Baja inspired SVT Raptor, but just about everything else needs to be built out of a parts catalog.

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Mopar, Ram to Sponsor TORC Racing Series

The Off Road Championship (TORC); is one of the most gruelling race series going. Each event is a short track natural course where jumps and fender banging are par for the course, much like a four-wheeled motorcross, which makes it very entertaining to watch.

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Arizona Bill Would Outlaw Kids Riding Loose in Pickup Beds

Some would argue that common sense disappeared back in the 1980s. In fact it seems more and more laws are being introduced to save us from our own stupidity.

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Continental Recalls Tires on F-Series Pickups

Tire manufacturer Continental, has announced that it is recalling some 391,000 tires, most of which were fitted to Ford F-250 and F-350 Super Duty pickups.

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Ford Offers Truck App On F-Series

It seems that we’re bent on information overload; there’s virtually an app for everything when it comes to our smart phones and even in our vehicles, there seems to be a race to see which manufacturer can place the most amount of data and programming info at our finger tips.

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Ford, NHTSA Still in Talks Over Larger F-150 Airbag Recall

A more significant recall of Ford F-150 trucks is probable, as talks between the automaker and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) continue.

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Next-Gen Chevy Colorado Pickup Teased

General Motors is fond of releasing ‘teaser’ images for its up and coming vehicles, the latest of which is the picture you see here.

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Ford Considers Hydraulic Hybrid F-150

A what you may ask? Well, a hybrid pickup, a dual powertrain vehicle that uses a gasoline engine, but instead of an electric motor and batteries, relies on a reservoir, accumulator and hydraulic pump as its secondary source for motivation.

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Ram Drops Hybrid Plans

Fred Diaz, current President and CEO of Chrysler’s Ram truck division has gone on the record as saying that beyond government funded programs, Hybrids are not part of the brand’s strategy moving forward.

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Chicago 2011: Ram Tradesman Offers Utility on a Budget

Debuting alongside the updated Heavy Duty models, Chrysler’s new Ram truck brand unveiled the Ram Tradesman today at the Chicago Auto Show as a budget oriented model for fleet customers, small contractors and for use on construction sites.

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Mahindra Pickup Gets 19/21 MPG According To EPA

Yet another bump on the increasingly rough road for the Mahindra pickup has emerged,this time in the form of fuel economy figures published by the Environmental Protection Agency.

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2011 Ram Hemi Hauler Gets Hurst Help

Those with an interest in muscle cars will no doubt be aware of the Hurst Corporation’s famous shifters; some might even recall classic drag machines like the famous Hemi under Glass Baracuda.

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Ford F-150 Recalled Over Faulty Door Handles

Ford Motor Company has announced that it is recalling a total of 280,946 2009-10 F-150s in the United States, plus an additional 68,000 trucks in Canada for an issue concerning faulty door handles.

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