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More than 16 years after I started PickupTrucks.com in 1995, today is my last day. Continue reading
Posted Sep 9, 2011 at PickupTrucks: News
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Choosing the right bolt-on aftermarket products can add fuel economy, horsepower, and torque improvements to your pickup. Continue reading
Posted Sep 7, 2011 at PickupTrucks: News
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Randy Merritt and the team at Mongo Racing won last month's "Vegas to Reno" off-road race in the No. 8181 EcoBoost Ford F-150. Continue reading
Posted Sep 6, 2011 at PickupTrucks: News
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We've got the first official photos and summary of changes for the updated 2012 Toyota Tacoma. Continue reading
Posted Sep 2, 2011 at PickupTrucks: News
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Watch Diesel Power's video of our recent 2,000-mile heavy-duty comparison test. Continue reading
Posted Sep 2, 2011 at PickupTrucks: News
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Check out August 2011's numbers for the top 10 pickup trucks sold in the U.S. last month. Continue reading
Posted Sep 1, 2011 at PickupTrucks: News
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Chevy is bringing back the Custom Sport Truck model for 2012, just in time for its 45th anniversary. Continue reading
Posted Sep 1, 2011 at PickupTrucks: News
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At 50 mph and with all four tires about 18 inches above the floor of the Mojave Desert, the Mopar Ram Runner we're piloting instantly etches smiles on our faces. Continue reading
Posted Aug 31, 2011 at PickupTrucks: News
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Ram Truck brand announced today that the first 2012 Ram Cargo Van, or Ram C/V, has left Chrysler's Windsor Assembly Plant. Continue reading
Posted Aug 31, 2011 at PickupTrucks: News
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The 2012 Nissan Titan continues to soldier on for another model year with only minor updates, including a new Sport Appearance Package. Continue reading
Posted Aug 29, 2011 at PickupTrucks: News
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The 2012 Chevrolet Silverado Heavy Duty lineup reclaims best-in-class towing and hauling numbers plus it adds an all-new Z71 off-road appearance package. Continue reading
Posted Aug 29, 2011 at PickupTrucks: News
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The light-duty 2012 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 receives a few modest updates for the new model year, including appearance tweaks and new trim packages. Continue reading
Posted Aug 29, 2011 at PickupTrucks: News
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We've received new spy photos of updated Ram 1500 test trucks, including our first-ever look at a 3.6-liter Pentastar V-6 under the half-ton Ram's hood. Continue reading
Posted Aug 25, 2011 at PickupTrucks: News
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It appears that Chrysler has begun working on a mid-cycle facelift for the Ram 1500 pickup. A group of prototypes were caught hot-weather testing in Death Valley. Continue reading
Posted Aug 25, 2011 at PickupTrucks: News
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Some Nissan truck owners are experiencing failures in their vehicles' automatic transmissions because radiator coolant is leaking into the systems. Continue reading
Posted Aug 24, 2011 at PickupTrucks: News
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Today, Ford and Toyota announced an agreement to jointly develop -- as equal partners -- a new hybrid drivetrain specifically for light trucks and SUVs. Continue reading
Posted Aug 22, 2011 at PickupTrucks: News
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Chrysler is set to end production of the Dodge Dakota midsize pickup truck as early as Tuesday, August 23. Continue reading
Posted Aug 21, 2011 at PickupTrucks: News
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At the Bonneville Salt Flats, a Ford F-250 Super Duty was used set a pair of land speed records. Continue reading
Posted Aug 19, 2011 at PickupTrucks: News
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Chevrolet is on track to building its 100 millionth Small Block V-8 engine this year, a feat 56 years in the making. Continue reading
Posted Aug 18, 2011 at PickupTrucks: News
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A video shows what appears to be the first (unofficial) look at the 2012 Toyota Tacoma. Continue reading
Posted Aug 17, 2011 at PickupTrucks: News
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Eight drivers in eight cities will put the durable six-cylinder to a fuel-efficiency test. Continue reading
Posted Aug 17, 2011 at PickupTrucks: News
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Chrysler has announced pricing on the 2012 Ram lineup. Most of the 2012s don't feature significant changes, and prices have increased slightly. Continue reading
Posted Aug 16, 2011 at PickupTrucks: News
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General Motors has announced that the 2012 GMC Sierra Heavy-Duty will once again own the best-in-class towing and hauling numbers among HD pickups. Continue reading
Posted Aug 14, 2011 at PickupTrucks: News
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How hot is the Ford F-150 EcoBoost V-6? The 365-horsepower, 3.5-liter twin-turbo engine is outselling all other competing six-cylinder trucks combined, Ford says. Continue reading
Posted Aug 12, 2011 at PickupTrucks: News
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Toyota is changing features and marginally increasing prices for 2012 Tundra light-duty pickups. Continue reading
Posted Aug 11, 2011 at PickupTrucks: News
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