Tag: pickups

Nissan Less Committed to Pickups, With Good Reason

Nissan won’t be extending the same commitment it has for small cars to its full-size pickup line. The automaker recently told U.S. dealers that it would begin scaling back its Titan offerings, partly due to a new Titan looming on the horizon. Nissan intends to unveil the new pickup in the fall. Meanwhile, existing Titan […]

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2020 Ford Super Duty’s New 7.3-liter V8 Approved for 430 Horsepower

Earlier this year, Ford teased a bunch of updates for its 2020 F-Series Super Duty pickups — including the all-new 7.3-liter V8 the automaker planned on offering. Timed perfectly to coincide with the exact moment we forgot the motor was supposed to be coming, Ford released some specs this week. They don’t look half bad. Designed to […]

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Ford Extends One Million Pound Middle Finger at Tesla

Elon Musk certainly hasn’t been kind towards Ford in the past, talking about how the Dearborn truck plant is like a morgue. It’s a bold move considering his cars are assembled outdoors in a tent, but that hasn’t stopped the Twitter man from tweeting. He even recently claimed the Tesla all-electric pickup truck will be […]

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Nissan Recalls 91,000 Titan Pickups Over Electrical Woes

<img data-attachment-id="1681996" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/19TITAN_Pro4X-5-source-e1563483261632.jpg" data-orig-size="2472,1648" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"Nissan","camera":"","caption":"All 2019 TITAN and TITAN XD models are covered by Nissan\u2019s \u201cAmerica\u2019s Best Truck Warranty\u201d3 \u2013 featuring bumper-to-bumper coverage of 5-years\/100,000-miles, whichever comes first. Vehicles covered by the new warranty, which includes basic and powertrain coverage, include all TITAN V8 gasoline-powered models and diesel and V8 gasoline-powered 2019 TITAN […]

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Ford Teasing Probable Pickup Emoji

<img data-attachment-id="1681704" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/ford-emoji-teaser-e1563302906262.png" data-orig-size="860,515" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="ford emoji teaser" data-image-description=" ford/youtube ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/ford-emoji-teaser-e1563302906262-450×269.png” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/ford-emoji-teaser-e1563302906262-610×365.png” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1681704″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/ford-emoji-teaser-e1563302906262-610×365.png” alt width=”610″ height=”365″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/ford-emoji-teaser-e1563302906262-610×365.png 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/ford-emoji-teaser-e1563302906262-75×45.png 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/ford-emoji-teaser-e1563302906262-450×269.png 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/ford-emoji-teaser-e1563302906262-768×460.png 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/ford-emoji-teaser-e1563302906262-120×72.png 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/ford-emoji-teaser-e1563302906262.png 860w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Ford was teasing a new pickup truck on Tuesday. No, it’s not the Bronco-based one we mentioned […]

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Fire Risk: GM Recalls 160,000 Canadian Pickups, No News on U.S. Models

<img data-attachment-id="1427105" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/2016-Chevrolet-Silverado-crew-cab-blue.jpeg" data-orig-size="1280,854" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="2016 Chevrolet Silverado crew cab blue" data-image-description=" Image: Chevrolet ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/2016-Chevrolet-Silverado-crew-cab-blue-450×300.jpeg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/2016-Chevrolet-Silverado-crew-cab-blue-610×407.jpeg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1427105″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/2016-Chevrolet-Silverado-crew-cab-blue-610×407.jpeg” alt=”2016 Chevrolet Silverado crew cab blue” width=”610″ height=”407″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/2016-Chevrolet-Silverado-crew-cab-blue-610×407.jpeg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/2016-Chevrolet-Silverado-crew-cab-blue-75×50.jpeg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/2016-Chevrolet-Silverado-crew-cab-blue-450×300.jpeg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/2016-Chevrolet-Silverado-crew-cab-blue-768×512.jpeg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/2016-Chevrolet-Silverado-crew-cab-blue-120×80.jpeg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/2016-Chevrolet-Silverado-crew-cab-blue.jpeg 1280w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> General Motors is issuing a recall on select […]

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The Pettiness of Pickup Sales

<img data-attachment-id="1674984" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/2020-Chevrolet-Silverado-TrailBoss-056.jpg" data-orig-size="1280,853" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"10","credit":"Chevrolet\/Fets","camera":"Canon EOS 5D Mark III","caption":"2020 Chevrolet Silverado Custom Trail Boss","created_timestamp":"1554561310","copyright":"","focal_length":"115","iso":"400","shutter_speed":"0.004","title":"2020 Chevrolet Silverado Custom Trail Boss","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="2020 Chevrolet Silverado Custom Trail Boss" data-image-description=" GM ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/2020-Chevrolet-Silverado-TrailBoss-056-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/2020-Chevrolet-Silverado-TrailBoss-056-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1674984″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/2020-Chevrolet-Silverado-TrailBoss-056-610×407.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”407″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/2020-Chevrolet-Silverado-TrailBoss-056-610×407.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/2020-Chevrolet-Silverado-TrailBoss-056-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/2020-Chevrolet-Silverado-TrailBoss-056-450×300.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/2020-Chevrolet-Silverado-TrailBoss-056-768×512.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/2020-Chevrolet-Silverado-TrailBoss-056-120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/2020-Chevrolet-Silverado-TrailBoss-056.jpg 1280w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> […]

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QOTD: Is Too Much Not Enough?

<img data-attachment-id="1663460" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/DSC_1479-e1551246957947.jpg" data-orig-size="3436,2158" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"8","credit":"","camera":"NIKON D60","caption":"","created_timestamp":"1550765662","copyright":"","focal_length":"35","iso":"100","shutter_speed":"0.004","title":"","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="2019 Ram HD" data-image-description=" Image: © 2019 Matthew Guy ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/DSC_1479-e1551246957947-450×283.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/DSC_1479-e1551246957947-610×383.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1663460″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/DSC_1479-e1551246957947-610×383.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”383″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/DSC_1479-e1551246957947-610×383.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/DSC_1479-e1551246957947-75×47.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/DSC_1479-e1551246957947-450×283.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/DSC_1479-e1551246957947-768×482.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/DSC_1479-e1551246957947-120×75.jpg 120w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> America’s truck wars are in full swing, with torque ratings going though the ceiling […]

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Smaller Trucks, Bigger Loyalty: VW Sees a Place for Truly Compact Pickups

Volkswagen has been flagrantly displaying new pickups at trade shows for a couple of years now, and with good reason. Domestic trucks have grown very large. In 1993, you could still purchase the Ford F-Series in a format where its maximum length did not exceed 197 inches. Today, the F-150 gets no smaller than 209 inches […]

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