Ford F150 prototype EV in front of train
Trucks & SUVs

Electric Ford F-150’s Real Name Allegedly Leaks Ahead of Debut

It’s been almost two years since we first saw the electric Ford F-150 towing over 1 million pounds on video. Since then, progress on the electrified F-150 has been kept relatively silent, with plenty of rumors sprinkled throughout. However, a new report by CarBuzz may have discovered an accidental leak revealing this brand-new truck’s real …

An image of a 2021 Ford Bronco affected by a fire in a transport trailer.
Trucks & SUVs

Are These Fire-Damaged 2021 Ford Bronco SUVs a Total Loss?

The 2021 Ford Bronco is already one of the most highly anticipated SUVs of the year. However, as buyers across the U.S. wait for their Broncos to arrive, two pre-production models met an early death during transport. According to Bronco6G via CarBuzz, a fire broke out inside a transport truck, causing severe damage to these …

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Rusty Monday: Rusting Wasted Race Cars

These cars were once something. They were rubbed and polished and finessed to look good and run like stink. Now there is that sweet smell of decay. They’re rusting, wasted drag race cars. Quarter mile terrors for fun, entertainment, and a small profit, that are no longer wanted and needed. They’re too cut up to …

2021 Ford EcoSport parked

The Least Reliable 2021 Subcompact SUVs According to Consumer Reports

You’ll want to do your research before buying a new or used subcompact SUV. Tiny SUVs can provide you with more performance capabilities than a regular sedan, but even the best ones still have their quirks. To help you narrow down your options, here the least reliable 2021 subcompact SUVs that you might want to avoid.  The tiny …

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6 Year Odyssey To Legalize Replica Car Sales Finally Approved

They say the wheels of the legal system move slowly, but six years? Until last week you couldn’t sell a complete, turn-key replica. You’ll notice most all GT40, Cobra, or Banshee replicas are sold without drivetrains. That’s because legally they couldn’t be sold as complete vehicles based on National Highway Traffic Safety Administration rules. But …

A silver 2021 Ford Explorer with a Yakima roof rack in the desert
Trucks & SUVs

Skip the 2021 Ford Explorer, Buy These Alternatives Instead

The 2021 Ford Explorer is a three-row SUV with tons of tech, safety features, and available interior options. However, the Explorer exists in one of the most competitive sections of the U.S. auto industry. As a result, it needs to excel in all areas if it wants to be a segment favorite. According to Consumer …

Three Ford F-150 Lariat XLT pickup trucks parked in a desert. The F-150 is part of Ford's F-Series of trucks.
Trucks & SUVs

Ford F-Series Trucks Spanked the Silverado and Ram in 2020 Sales

Ford trucks are American icons. However, the 2020 Ford F-150 struggled to please all critics. In fact, Consumer Reports no longer recommended it that year. With the 2020 F-150 running against the 2020 Chevy Silverado and Ram 1500, Ford F-Series trucks faced stiffer competition than ever. Here’s a look at whether these critical reviews hampered the Ford F-Series’ …

The Subaru Ascent is seen at the 2019 New England International Auto Show Press Preview at Boston Convention & Exhibition Center
Trucks & SUVs

The 2021 Subaru Ascent is Painfully Average

It seems to be difficult finding positive or negative things about the 2021 Subaru Ascent. Reviewers are finding it to be an average ride. But that shouldn’t stop you from buying one. Check out how the Subaru Ascent compares to rivals.  The 2021 Subaru Ascent is a little boring  You can get started in the …

An olive green 2021 Kia Telluride driving down an empty road
Trucks & SUVs

The 2021 Kia Telluride Isn’t the Best SUV With 3 Rows

The 2021 Kia Telluride is an acclaimed family SUV. But is the Telluride the best SUV with three rows? U.S. News and World Report says no. It’s just one of the best crossover SUVs with third-row seats. There’s no denying that the popular Telluride is a great SUV. The 2021 Kia Telluride has already won …

1955 Ford Thunderbird
Sedans & Coupes

Is Ford Bringing Back The Thunderbird?

Last week Ford filed for the Thunderbird name with the US Patent and Trademark Office. While some would explain it is only to protect Ford from losing it, with trademark law you have to use it or you lose it. You can’t just own a trademark without actually putting it into, in this case, a …

Front view of a black 2021 Toyota Tundra Nightshade on a city bridge at night
Trucks & SUVs

The 2021 Toyota Tundra Is the Most Expensive Cheapest Pickup Truck This Year

The Toyota Tundra constantly faces steep competition from the Ford F-150, Ram 1500, and Chevy Silverado. But the Tundra consistently tops the list in reliability. This includes the 2021 model, which received Consumer Reports’ highest score for predicted reliability.  Although the Tundra used to lead the pack, the 2021 model struggles to keep up with its competitors’ refinement …

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Rusty Monday: Smashed But Saved-So Far

We mostly stay true to the title of these dives into rusty derelicts, but we’ll deviate this week with Rusty Monday. These are derelicts for sure, but they are also more smashed with rust. You look at some of these and wonder how that happened? They’re smashed but saved-at least so far. Maybe they’re parts …

A diesel engine stands in front of a Ford Transit delivery van at Ford's stand at the IAA Commercial Vehicles
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Ford Transit Vans Made This Surprising List for 2020

If you ask the average American about the best-selling cars in America, a few models may come to mind. Many people drive trucks like the Ford F-150 or sedans like the Toyota Camry, and they are some of the best-selling cars in the U.S. That being said, surprisingly, Ford Transit vans are also some of …

2020 Jeep Gladiator Rubicon
Trucks & SUVs

The 2021 Jeep Gladiator Struggles With 3 Major Drawbacks

The 2021 Jeep Gladiator is receiving some excellent reviews. Also, the Jeep Gladiator Mojave was a runner up for the North American Truck of the Year. The Gladiator certainly has shown its strengths, but the 2021 model also has some weaknesses.  The 2021 Jeep Gladiator has three issues to consider  First of all, what’s new …

2021 Ford Ranger Tremor rock crawling
Trucks & SUVs

The 2021 Ford Ranger Is No Sissy

It’s been three years since the Ford Ranger made its triumphant return. Now having arrived in the 2021 model year, the 2021 Ford Ranger continues to position itself as a modestly priced pickup that’s capable of, well, kind of a lot. Not only can this year’s new model tow a pretty impressive amount, but its …