Since the latest crop of 1/2 ton trucks was launched I’ve fielded a staggering number of questions from viewers asking: Can I replace my old 3/4 ton truck with a new 1/2 ton truck now that they are so capable? As always, the answer isn’t as easy as yes or no.
I got my hands on America’s two newest mid-size trucks recently which means it’s time to talk about which one is my favorite and which one is right for you! Both come in off-road models but one is certainly more tuned for on-road duty than the other. Is that good or bad? That depends on […]
With towing capacity over 35,000 pounds and the first 10-speed automatic in the segment GMC has turned the tables on Ford and RAM. For the moment.
Today I take the redesigned 2014 Chevy Silverado (the mechanical twin to the GMC Sierra) out on the road. Join me as I talk engines, fuel economy, towing, hauling and pit the Chevy against the Ford and RAM trucks. Stay
Nissan’s aggressive push into the pickup truck segment started with a diesel 5/8ths ton truck in 2016, the next phase is the all-new 2017 half-ton Titan. Join us as we put the latest Nissan to the test.
If you’re shopping for a smaller pickup truck in America you’ve been stuck with options that were less than modern to put it mildly. But all that is changing with a new Ranger from Ford and of course the upcoming Jeep Gladiator which should really put the fox amongst the hens.
Join me as I drive the 2014 RAM 1500 Eco Diesel, the only diesel 1/2-ton pickup truck sold in America. In perhaps the biggest shake up in this high-volume and highly competitive segment, Chrysler jammed a 3.0L turbo diesel V6 under the RAM’s hood and mated it to a ZF 8-Speed automatic to create the […]
2019 brings us major changes in the pickup truck markert with an all-new RAM 1500, all-new Silverado 1500 and some big changes to the F-150 as well. Today we take a look at the first shot in this battle in the form of the 2019 RAM 1500 which is the first of these to market. […]
Looking for the best all-around half ton pickup truck in America? Or perhaps the ultimate “cowboy Cadillac”? Look no farther than the new RAM 1500 for either. For 2019, FCA reworked just about everything except for their trusty HEMI V8. The all-new interior is easily the best in the segment, towing numbers are stout and […]