Raising A White Flag To The Competition We all benefit from highly competitive battles. In the automotive sector, few campaigns are so closely fought as the decades-long struggle for supremacy in the fullsize half-ton pickup truck segment. The Ford F-150 has dominated for ages, but Chevrolet, Ram and GMC have been closing the gap with freshly redesigned trucks that are rocking the industry. Today's half-ton trucks are better than they've ever been, and we have fierce competition to thank for that. But where does the segment leave a truck from an automaker that has chosen to no ... Read More
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Toyota has announced that the 2007 Tundra CrewMax (read: four-door model) will be unveiled at the 2007 North American International Auto Show in early January. But why wait until Autoblog arrives in Detroit next month to see the big behemoth, we have a blurry cameraphone pic of the CrewMax for you now. The photo was found by Autoblog reader Terry D. on ...
SEMA just announced its Design Awards for this year's show. The Design Awards are designed to acknowledge the most accessory friendly vehicles for 2007. There were four categories this year as Hybrids joined Cars, Pickups, and SUVs as eligible segments. Not necessarily the BEST designed vehicles in each class, this being SEMA the focus is on how they can be ...
At this year's Indiana State Fair, the lucky people of Indianapolis will not only get their fill of deep fried Oreos and Kid Rock (seriously, he's playing) but also get an exclusive look at Toyota's newest heavy-duty pickup.The new Tundra, which made its debut at the Chicago Auto Show, will be displayed in prototype form for fair goers to gawk at, however, ...
Toyota unveiled the 2007 Tundra pickup at the Chicago Auto Show earlier this year. The automaker, however, doesn't want potential customers to wait for the new vehicle, which won't arrive at dealerships until early next year. So the company is spending millions on incentives, low interest rates, and other strategies to clear out this year’s model. ...
The new Tundra isn’t so much a shot across the bow of GM, Ford and Dodge as it is a shot at point blank range. It’s bigger in every metric dimension: 10 inches longer, five inches taller and four inches wider. It’s more powerful with its top engine (of three) being a 5.7L i-Force V8 from Toyota’s commercial truck operations. Toyota ...