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Chevrolet Increases Silverado HD Towing and Payload Capability
Chevrolet Increases Silverado HD Towing and Payload Capability

18 May 2010, 12:38 UTC / As in Sierra HD’s case, the 2011 Chevrolet Silverado HD capability ratings have also been increased to 21,700 pounds of towing and 6,635 pounds of payload. Entering production next week, the S...

 
2011 GMC Sierra HD Pickups Pricing Revealed
2011 GMC Sierra HD Pickups Pricing Revealed

9 Apr 2010, 06:55 UTC / American manufacturer General Motors had just announced pricing details of the new GMC Sierra HD heavy duty pickups that will begin arriving at US dealerships in June. Getting straight to the point,...

 
Peugeot Hoggar Unveiled
Peugeot Hoggar Unveiled

12 Mar 2010, 09:15 UTC / French manufacturer Peugeot officially presented a pick-up version of the 207 in South America. Dubbed Peugeot Hoggar, the new pick-up is not the ordinary 207 from the European market, but is, in fa...

 
Next-Gen Nissan Titan Due in 2014?
Next-Gen Nissan Titan Due in 2014?

14 Jan 2010, 08:03 UTC / In the current economic environment, pickup trucks and large cars are surely the most affected models of the whole auto industry so parent companies are trying a different approach over this particu...

 
Honda Recalling Up To 7600 Ridgelines Over HVAC Issues
Honda Recalling Up To 7600 Ridgelines Over HVAC Issues

14 Jan 2010, 07:20 UTC / Honda will recall up to 7600 Ridgeline Pickups manufactured between January 17 2005 and June 7 2006 over potential heating, ventilation and air conditioning(hvac) issues. According to the recall...

 
Mazda Recalls B Series Pickups over Cruise Control Issues
Mazda Recalls B Series Pickups over Cruise Control Issues

4 Nov 2009, 16:21 UTC / Some three weeks ago, Ford was increasing its cruise control switch recall number to 4.5 million vehicles. The next manufacturer to issue a safety note concerning the same problem is Mazda, which an...

 
Toyota Introduced Tacoma TX Package Concept
Toyota Introduced Tacoma TX Package Concept

4 Nov 2009, 13:41 UTC / Japanese carmaker Toyota seems to have a lot of surprises prepared at this year’s SEMA Show. After we presented you with the Tacoma All-Terrain Gamer Project yesterday, another tweaked pickup ...

 
Aussie Mazda BT-50: Same Price, More Features
Aussie Mazda BT-50: Same Price, More Features

30 Sep 2009, 13:13 UTC / The Australian division of Mazda announced that light commercial ute, BT-50, now gets equipment upgrades for the whole range, while pricing remains the same. Each version of the BT-50 Boss range is...

 
Mahindra to Buy US Factory
Mahindra to Buy US Factory

28 Aug 2009, 10:57 UTC / After several Chinese manufacturers have already announced their plans to launch cars in the United States, Indian utility vehicle maker Mahindra & Mahindra is aiming to purchase a production fa...

 
2010 Volkswagen Saveiro Released
2010 Volkswagen Saveiro Released

25 Aug 2009, 07:11 UTC / Volkswagen recently launched the 2010 Saveiro, a pickup designed and produced in Brazil that competes with other well-known models, including Chevrolet Montana and Fiat Strada, or even with cheaper ...

 
2010 Honda Ridgeline Details Revealed
2010 Honda Ridgeline Details Revealed

19 Aug 2009, 10:14 UTC / Japanese automaker Honda has just announced the details of its 2010 Honda Ridgeline pickup truck, as the upgraded version of the 2006 Ridgeline, the first 4-door pickup ever to get a 5-star crash sa...

 
2010 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor Max Out Plant Capacity
2010 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor Max Out Plant Capacity

13 Aug 2009, 06:59 UTC / Ford's 2010 F-150 SVT Raptor appears to be a very popular high-performance off-road truck nowadays, in spite of all voices claiming that small-displacements vehicles are the most appropriate fo...

 
GM Upgrades 2010 Pickups, Achieves Best-in-Class Fuel Economy
GM Upgrades 2010 Pickups, Achieves Best-in-Class Fuel Economy

4 Aug 2009, 14:13 UTC / The auto sector is all about fuel efficiency. No matter what model we are talking about, it must be a little interested in fuel economy and protect the environment as much as it's possible. Bri...

 
Volkswagen Amarok Pickup Concept
Volkswagen Amarok Pickup Concept

5 Jun 2009, 05:56 UTC / In case you're not a Volkswagen fan, you are about to become one. The German manufacturer continues the concepts and special edition models launches frenzy with a brand new prototype to be sold...

 
Toyota A-BAT Concept Is Being Put on Hold
Toyota A-BAT Concept Is Being Put on Hold

14 Apr 2009, 10:26 UTC / Although it initially sounded like one of the most enthusiastic plans prepared by the Japanese automaker, the A-BAT concept has been indefinitely put on hold by Toyota. The reasons? Fairly unclear f...

 
GM: Hybrid Pickups to Boast Up to 50 Percent Better Towing
GM: Hybrid Pickups to Boast Up to 50 Percent Better Towing

26 Feb 2009, 09:18 UTC / Hybrid pickup trucks have become a priority for General Motors since the economic crisis reached its apogee so the American automaker struggles to design new technologies that could bring it in pole...

 
2009 Ford F-150 Becomes America's Safest Full-Size Pickup
2009 Ford F-150 Becomes America's Safest Full-Size Pickup

11 Feb 2009, 08:16 UTC / With the IIHS “top Safety Pick” gained last November and a 5-start government crash test rating in January, the 2009 Ford F-150 has become America's safest full-size pickup, detrime...

 
2010 Ford Ranger Confirmed
2010 Ford Ranger Confirmed

7 Feb 2009, 22:51 UTC / Just like we told you on Friday, the 2010 Ford Range was just around the corner, with the American car manufacturer promising astonishing safety and enhanced fuel economy. So, here we have the offic...