Mercedes-Benz is the latest automaker to hop into the booming midsize pickup segment. The new model is the responsibility of the company's Vans division. At this time, the truck is not set to arrive in the US.
FCA has been spied performing cold-weather tests on a midsize pickup. Despite a lot of camouflage, the model is believed to be a future competitor to global trucks like the Toyota Hilux and Ford Ranger.
Ford may not offer the Ranger in North America anymore, but it still does in Latin America, Africa, Europe, Asia and Australia. And it just launched an updated model at the 2015 Bangkok Motor Show in Thailand, sporting fresh metal, equipment and engines.
Bodie Stroud showers some resto-mod love on the 1956 Ford F-100 pickup, turning it into the BSI X-100. Except for the vintage body, almost everything else is custom-built or custom-fitted, from the steel chassis and independent front suspension to the tubbed bed and Ford F-150 King Ranch gauges. It's not cheap, though...
The odyssey to get the massive RV from the Jurassic Park sequel The Lost World continues in the latest three parts of the ongoing series. The beast is finally able to move on its own again, but can the decrepit vehicle really survive on the road?
Hyundai is seriously contemplating putting a pickup into production after a strong reaction to the Santa Cruz truck concept in Detroit. Although, one exec admits there are still some complications to deal worth before putting it on sale.
The resale value for the 2015 Ford F-150 is expected to be even higher than the 2014 model. This comes despite the potential for higher repair costs for the aluminum body because of the the new truck's fuel savings.
The Ram 1500 Ignition Orange Sport and Black Sport are the two latest brash, limited-edition trim packages for the pickup. One gets an attention-getting coat of orange paint, and the other takes the dark and brooding look.
A tight supply of the 2015 Ford F-150 means that the truck isn't selling as many units as it might be able to, and that could be pulling down Ford sales. Currently, the pickups are only built at one plant, while the other is still changing over.
The Chevrolet Colorado Z71 Trail Boss is going after customers who want to give their midsize pickups an off-road-ready look. With some blacked out trim on the outside, there's also a locking rear differential at the back and GearOn accessories in the bed.
The Chevy Colorado is getting a box delete option that will allow upfitters prepare the trucks for very specific work duties. Chevy claims this is the only midsize pickup in the segment to offer such a package.