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Is The Tundra TRD Pro a Better Raptor Alternative?

Is The Tundra TRD Pro a Better Raptor Alternative?
Many of us are pretty excited about the new 2017 Ford Raptor that will be on sale by the end of the year. It’ll have a turbocharged engine making around 450 horsepower. It’s a truck you could drive off the lot and then immediately take on the Baja 1000.
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All 2017 EcoBoost Ford F-150s Getting Start/Stop Tech

All 2017 EcoBoost Ford F-150s Getting Start/Stop Tech
Ford has announced something that may annoy drivers, but will save fuel. All 2017 EcoBoost powered F-150 trucks will have start/stop technology integrated. That means the new 2017 Raptor will get the tech too. For those of you unfamiliar with the technology, it turns the engine off when you stop at a light or sign and sit for an extended period.
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Snowed In? Practice Your Drifting Skills!

Snowed In? Practice Your Drifting Skills!
It seems that every winter these days is the “worst winter ever” for snow or cold. But, getting snowed in doesn’t have to be a drag. In fact, snow can be quite fun. Just ask Tim O’Neil of Team O’Neil Rally School.
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Nissan Titan Warrior Concept is a Raptor Diesel

Nissan Titan Warrior Concept is a Raptor Diesel
Debuting at the 2016 North American International Auto Show, the Nissan Titan Warrior Concept is an off-road concept that looks a heck of a lot like the Ford Raptor. While it’s just a concept at this point, it gives us a glimpse at what Nissan could do with their new Titan if they wanted to build an off-road machine.
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Jeep Confirms Wrangler Based Pickup Truck for 2017

Jeep Confirms Wrangler Based Pickup Truck for 2017
Jeep fans should be thrilled to hear this. The company has confirmed that with the next generation Wrangler, a truck version will finally be offered. Jeep has teased with truck-based concepts in the past, such as the J-12 shown here.
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Hyundai Santa Cruz Production Update

Hyundai Santa Cruz Production Update
Sure, it’s not a real truck and won’t be able to do the truck-like things that other mid-size offerings from Toyota, Chevy and GMC, but the Hyundai Santa Cruz is a very good-looking little ride – sort of a modern day version of the Subaru Brat.
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2017 Ford F-150 Raptor SuperCrew

2017 Ford F-150 Raptor SuperCrew
The 2016 NAIAS is upon us in Detroit, and news of new car and truck models is starting to roll out in spades. One of the first announcements is Ford’s reveal of a SuperCrew edition of the powerful F-150 Raptor.
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Transformers Movie Cars Head to Auction

Transformers Movie Cars Head to Auction
I’ve watched all the Transformers movies. As a child of the ’80s, I grew up with all the cartoons and toys too. I never liked the Autobot cars that much in the films, except for that classic Camaro that Bumblebee turned into in Age of Extinction.
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Vauxhall Maloo LSA Ute Reaches 62mph in 4.6 seconds

Vauxhall Maloo LSA Ute Reaches 62mph in 4.6 seconds
The Maloo is one of those cars that is sort of ugly, but entirely awesome. The El Camino-like Vauxhall Maloo LSA you see here is the fastest truck in the UK. The speed comes thanks to a new supercharged V8 engine that Vauxhall has dropped under the hood of the car.
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The 2016 GMC Sierra Denali: Intelligent Indulgence

The 2016 GMC Sierra Denali: Intelligent Indulgence
Have you ever had a dream that was so vivid that when you wake up, you feel like you’re still in it? This just happened to me – the other morning I woke up from a dream about pick-up trucks.
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Nissan TITAN Endurance V8 Gets Major Overhaul for 2016

Nissan TITAN Endurance V8 Gets Major Overhaul for 2016
Much of the talk about the 2016 Nissan TITAN has been about its Cummins turbo-diesel engine. That Cummins will find its way under the hood of a bunch of trucks, but the most popular engine option will still probably be the gas V8.
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Honda Ridgeline Truck Finishes Baja 1000

Honda Ridgeline Truck Finishes Baja 1000
One of the most grueling off-road races in all the world is the Baja 1000. If you are unfamiliar with this race, you need to watch the flick Dust to Glory, an awesome documentary about the race.
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GM May Outsource Van Production to Meet Colorado/Canyon Demand

GM May Outsource Van Production to Meet Colorado/Canyon Demand
GM pulled its last-generation Colorado and Canyon trucks from the market after sales failed to meet goals. If things continue to go as they are, the new Canyon and Colorado won’t meet that same fate. It’s estimated that models are on track to reach 120,000 units sold this year.
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GM and U.S. Army Team for Hydrogen Fuel Cell Colorado

GM and U.S. Army Team for Hydrogen Fuel Cell Colorado
GM has announced that it is teaming up with the U.S. Army Tank Automotive Research, Development & Engineering Center (TARDEC) to create a Chevy Colorado truck that is powered by a hydrogen fuel cell. The truck will be developed and issued to the Army to test in daily military use for a year.
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GMC Denali Badge Headed to Canyon Mid-Size Truck

GMC Denali Badge Headed to Canyon Mid-Size Truck
GMC has been selling full-size Denali trucks and a slew of Denali SUVs for a long time, but the upscale Denali packaging has never been offered on its mid-size Canyon. In late 2016, GMC will bring the 2017 GMC Canyon Denali to market.
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