The new 2019 Chevy Silverado 1500 on display at the North American International Auto Show
Trucks & SUVs

The President of GM Says the Company ‘Doesn’t Believe’ in Aluminum Trucks

Many consumers love trucks because of their excellent durability. With their heavy-duty construction, they make excellent work vehicles. Trucks like the RAM 3500 and the Chevy Silverado 2500HD can tow more than 30,000 pounds when properly equipped. These trucks are traditionally built with steel bodies. However, one automaker has been using other materials. In 2015, …

2020 Ford F-150 driving through sand in desert
Trucks & SUVs

Which Ford Trucks Have Aluminum Bodies?

The first aluminum-bodied pickup truck was a bolder change than some people realize. Trucks symbolized hard-working strength, and steel was considered an integral part of that image. Then Ford decided to switch everything up. At the time, there were worries that Ford would lose sales and loyal customers. But several years later, and Ford’s competitors …