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Toyota Tacoma: New Blacked-Out Look for Truckers

Despite the offering of aggressive-looking, off-road-tough models by all midsize pickup manufacturers, Toyota stands apart as having an entire Tacoma lineup that’s skewed toward young male adventure seekers. For 2019, Toyota adds an SX Package that delivers on this attitude … Continue reading

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2020 Chevy Silverado: Inline Turbo, Big Fuel Economy

Fitting a diesel powerplant into a light-duty pickup is a practice that’s evolved from being unusual to standard. Chevrolet’s 2020 Silverado 1500 has joined the Ram 1500 EcoDiesel, Ford F-150 and Nissan’s light-duty-ish Titan XD to provide a turbo-diesel option. … Continue reading

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2019 GMC Sierra: Made Bold and Powerful to Dominate

GMC’s 2019 Sierra pickup is a more-aggressive approach to design and engineering. The truck is scheduled to go on sale this fall, showcasing bold styling and innovative features that more clearly set it apart from its Chevrolet Silverado cousin. “We … Continue reading

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2018 Ford F-150: First-time Diesel Engine Offering

New 2018 Ford F-150

Ford introduces a freshened, more-capable 2018 F-150 pickup truck. Set to go on sale this fall, the F-150’s headline grabber is an improved five-powertrain lineup, highlighted by a first-time diesel-engine offering. “Our customers have asked for a diesel and we … Continue reading

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2017 Chevy Colorado ZR2 is Rugged Off-Road Truck

2017 Chevrolet Colorado ZR2

Chevrolet is taking a detour with its midsize Colorado pickup lineup — rolling a new version off city streets and onto challenging wilderness trails. This rugged truck, which is created to lure hardcore off-road enthusiasts, is the 2017 Colorado ZR2. … Continue reading

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2017 Ram Laramie: Luxury Truck

1_ 2017 Ram Laramie

Ram created a the high-end Laramie Limited model designed to appeal to upscale pickup buyers. Ram has updated the 1500 series pickups with a number of special trims and features, including some new attributes for the Laramie Longhorn for 2017. … Continue reading

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2015 Ford Super Duty: More Powerful Workhorse

2015 Ford F-450 Super Duty Platinum

Another chapter in Ford F-Series Super Duty history has been written, delivering a message buyers of serious work trucks want to hear. For the 2015 model year, Ford’s Super Duty pickup is more powerful and capable than its predecessor. Engineers … Continue reading

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