Wuling Zhengtu by SAIC
Trucks & SUVs

GM Makes This Pickup Truck: What the Hell Is It?

General Motors makes all kinds of different vehicles for different regions. This strange-looking double cab pickup is for China. It’s a collaboration with SAIC and GM and it is called the Wuling Zhengtu. To be honest, it looks somewhat like those cartoon cars with small wheels and tires. The proportions are really strange for a …

2021 Mitsubishi Express van zero-star rating | ANCAP
Trucks & SUVs

This Mitsubishi Got A 0-Star Crash Rating: Would You Drive It?

In some places, it is called a Mitsubishi Express, in other places it is the Renault Trafic van. Either way, it scored zero-stars from the Australasian New Car Assessment Program. In case you had to guess, a zero-stars rating is not good. Knowing this would you still drive a Mitsubishi Express? The Mitsubishi Express also …

A silver 2021 Ram 1500 Laramie pickup truck parked on wet asphalt at the foot of a cliff
Trucks & SUVs

How Many Miles Will a Ram 1500 Last?

If you’re on the hunt for a capable pickup, odds are you’ve got the Ram 1500 somewhere on your list of trucks to check out. And why not? The Ram 1500 boasts a smooth ride, an amenity-laden interior, and can tow up to 12,750-pounds when properly equipped. But how many miles will a Ram 1500 …

The Chevy Silverado parked in the wilderness
Trucks & SUVs

How Many Miles Will a Chevy Silverado Last?

There’s a lot to like about the Chevy Silverado. Opt for its diesel engine, and this year’s model offers some pretty impressive fuel economy ratings. This year’s Silverado can tow up to 13,300-pounds when properly equipped too. But how many miles will a Chevy Silverado last? After all, as much as the Silverado may have …

A silver 2021 Ram 1500 Laramie pickup truck parked on wet asphalt at the foot of a cliff
Trucks & SUVs

Most Fuel-Efficient 2021 Pickup Trucks According to Consumer Reports

The cost of owning some of the U.S. market’s brand-new pickup trucks often extends far beyond their initial price-tag. As a result, poor fuel-efficiency figures could easily result in some serious long-term costs. However, Consumer Reports recently compiled a list of the most fuel-efficient 2021 trucks to help potential buyers. As you might imagine, the …

2021 Ford F-150 on top of a hill
Trucks & SUVs

2021 Ford F-150 Owners Can’t Believe Their Trucks Rusting Already

Could Ford be playing fast and loose with its most important product; the 2021 F-150? Scores of owners of brand new F-150 trucks are complaining about them rusting excessively underneath. They say just days after purchasing their F-150 their driveways have rust stains to show for it. Many are repeat customers to Ford’s best-selling vehicle. …

a rendering of a bright yellow 4runner climbing up a hill showing off a possible new TRD Pro color
Trucks & SUVs

Taco Tuesday: 2022 TRD Pro Color Revealed?

Last summer, Toyota revealed the 2021 TRD Pro color––Lunar Rock. Like the previous year’s Army Green, this new TRD Pro color was received pretty well. But what is the next 2022 TRD Pro color? What will we see on next year’s Toyota Tacoma TRD Pro? Toyota has had some pretty fun colors in the past. …

A gray 2020 Jeep Gladiator Mojave traveling on a two-lane highway in a mountainous desert
Trucks & SUVs

The 2020 Jeep Gladiator Already Has a Dangerous Highway Problem

Cars are indisputably complex. As they age and wear, problems and subsequent recalls arise. Still, with an intimidating name like “Gladiator,” a reliable brand like Jeep, and (most important) a 2020 release year, buyers were expecting more from this pickup truck.  Though the 2020 Jeep Gladiator initially garnered praise, including North American Truck of the …

Subaru Brat Rendering
Trucks & SUVs

We Need the Subaru Brat to Return

A rendering of the 2023 Subaru Brat has us feeling all sorts of excited. Will the Subaru Brat make a return to join the compact pickup truck game? With the Ford Maverick and Hyundai Santa Cruz coming, why wouldn’t Subaru want to get in on the truck game?  Is the 2023 Subaru Brat happening?  Maybe. …

A silver 2021 Toyota Tacoma Trail Edition on display in front of a mountain range
Trucks & SUVs

Why Is the 2021 Toyota Tacoma so Painfully Slow?

You won’t be drag racing with your next pickup truck. However, no one wants a rugged-looking vehicle that’s a wimp under the hood. So, many shoppers may wonder what’s up with the 2021 Toyota Tacoma’s pathetic acceleration time. Let’s dive into the Tacoma’s performance data to see how this shortcoming may affect your driving experience. …

The 2021 Ford Raptor parked on rocks for display
Trucks & SUVs

The 2021 Ford Raptor Doesn’t Need A V8

Don’t write off the 2021 Ford Raptor just because it doesn’t have a V8 engine. We know the 2021 Ram 1500 TRX has one. Also, the 2022 Ford Raptor R will gain a V8. However, the 2021 model has a ton of power and great features without extra V8 power.  The 2021 Ford Raptor doesn’t …

New U.S. Postal Mail Service Truck by Oshkosh
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Oshkosh is Making the New USPS Trucks Look Weird

The U.S. Postal Service (USPS) is finally getting some new trucks. However, the new mail trucks are about to look pretty strange compared to the old ones. While the old USPS trucks look like classic milk or tiny ice cream trucks, they’re about to become freakishly futuristic.  Oshkosh is designing weird USPS trucks  Alright, so …

A gray 2020 Toyota Tacoma TRD Off-Road four-door pickup truck traversing rocky terrain on a mountainside
Trucks & SUVs

2021 Toyota Tacoma: Is the TRD Off-Road Worth $5,000 Over the Base SR?

The 2021 Toyota Tacoma is the latest in the automaker’s popular series of midsize pickups. Indeed, it’s the best-selling midsize truck in the nation. Known for its quality, affordability, and reliability, the Toyota Tacoma has found its way into millions of owners’ driveways. And the latest version will likely enjoy the same success.  Those who …

A blue and gray GM logo on General Motors' world headquarters in Detroit
Trucks & SUVs

Are GM and GMC the Same Manufacturer?

The history of a car company can actually be pretty interesting. General Motors (GM) is one of the most prominent American car companies in automotive history. But what about GMC? Are GM and GMC the same manufacturer? GMC is known for workhorse truck models like the GMC Sierra. Plus, family SUVs like the GMC Yukon …

A white 2021 Ford Ranger Tremor XLT off-road pickup truck with black and red sticker details
Trucks & SUVs

The 2021 Ford Ranger Tremor Is a Mighty Alternative to the F-150

After its 2021 redesign, the Ford F-150 is more appealing than ever. However, despite its impressive hauling and towing capabilities, it doesn’t have optimal features for off-roading adventures. Ford announced that a Tremor package for the F-150 is coming, but not until this summer. Fortunately, the Ranger and Super Duty models are already available with …

2010 Toyota Tundra cruising down the road
Trucks & SUVs

5 of the Most Reliable Trucks for Under $10,000

Unlike cars and SUVs, buying a reliable used truck can be tricky because they’re typically used for working on a construction job site or other heavy lifting and towing duties. And if you’re shopping for a reliable truck on a strict budget, then you might think that your options are limited. But don’t worry, there …