2021 Ford F-150 PowerBoost Hybrid: Review

What Is It? All new for the 2021 model year, the Ford F-150 offers a wide range of innovations — the most interesting being the first hybrid powertrain for the popular truck line. And this new hybrid delivers more than mere fuel efficiency — an onboard power generator in the 2021 Ford F-150 PowerBoost Hybrid…

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2021 Ford F-150 Raptor: First Look

All-New F-150 Raptor Last year Ford introduced an F-150 with all-new styling, more capability and a host of innovations, and it was only a matter of time before the updates trickled down to the most exciting F-150 of them all — the Raptor. Today Ford introduces the latest edition of the high-performance off-roader, claiming that…

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Midsized Trucks

American consumers are hungry for mid-size pick-up trucks with sales above pre-virus forecasts by up to 3%.  Auto sales predictions have been way off this year thanks to the COVID-19 outbreak. Most segments are down significantly, but not midsized trucks. They have become the hot ticket on dealer lots. America wants more utility. Years ago when you jumped into a small pick…

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2020 Ford Ranger SuperCrew 4×4 Lariat Test Drive

“2020 Ford Ranger SuperCrew 4×4 Lariat” Ford’s Ranger Enhances Upper Trim Levels The Ford Ranger began life as a compact truck in 1983, as a replacement for the Ford Courier (1972-1982). By 2006, all Ford compact trucks became known simply as Rangers. U.S and Canadian production was halted in 2011, when Ford began building a…

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2020 Jeep Gladiator Rubicon Test Drive

“2020 Jeep Gladiator Rubicon” Part Truck, Part Mountain Goat, All Jeep Sacramento to Cool, CA –Jeep has a rich heritage of tough, dependable Jeep trucks, but It’s been a while since Jeep offered a pickup model in their lineup. The first Jeep Truck appeared in 1947. One was even called, but never badged as the…

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2019 Hennessey VelociRaptor 6X6

One Extreme Raptor The Ford F-150 Raptor is one of the most aggressively capable off-road pickup trucks on the market. But it seems some folks are looking for a little more out of their Raptors — or, in some cases, a lot more. These rapacious off-roaders are turning to Hennessey Performance Engineering in Sealy, Texas,…

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2019 Ford Ranger SuperCrew 4×4 Lariat Test Drive

“2019 Ford Ranger SuperCrew 4×4 Lariat” Ford’s Ranger Returns as a U.S. Mid-size Pickup Ford has resurrected the Ranger nameplate as a mid-size truck for the 2019 model year. It began life as a compact truck in 1983, as a replacement for the Ford Courier (1972-1982). By 2006, all Ford compact trucks became known simply…

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Chevrolet Truck Centennial Celebration 2018

Chevrolet Trucks Celebrate First 100 years\Chevy Trucks Launches into Second Century with 2019 Silverado Dallas, Fort Worth, TX – The Bowtie team definitely knows how to throw a party, and the Chevrolet Truck division of General Motors staged a giant celebration for their loyal truck consumers and members of the automotive press recently at the…

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