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Recalls
444,000 Cummins diesel Ram trucks recalled for water-pump fire risk

Ram models from 2500 to 5500 are affected

FCA will start notifying owners in November.

Poll
Should heavy-duty pickup trucks have window stickers with fuel mileage estimates?

Let us know what you think!

Big diesels have their benefits, but perhaps fuel mileage isn't one of them.

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Cummins unveils electric semi truck before Tesla

Aeos is an urban hauler with 100 miles of range.

Production begins in 2019.

Official
2018 Ram 3500 takes the truck torque crown

The others are close, but the 3500 is the new champ.

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Nissan built a Cummins-powered off-road cargo van

Four-wheel drive and diesel propulsion come courtesy of the Titan XD.

Breaking
The EPA has alleged that FCA installed undisclosed emissions software in about 100k Ram and Jeep diesel models [UPDATE]

The EPA has sent a notice of violation to FCA regarding undisclosed emissions software that increases NOx emissions.

Report
FCA and Cummins named in diesel emissions class-action lawsuit

2007-12 Cummins diesels in some Ram trucks are named in suit.

The class-action lawsuit was filed on behalf of 500,000 truck owners.

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2017 Nissan Titan and XD get longest truck warranty in US

We also now know what half-ton gas Titans will cost.

The Titan and Titan XD get pumped-up bumper-to-bumper warranty to match powertrain coverage.

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2017 Nissan Titan and Titan XD get single-cab versions

Fewer doors for the work-grade set.

Dropping a couple of doors nets a few hundred pounds extra towing and cargo capacity

ETC
Why North Korean nuclear missile trucks use US diesel engines

Or How An American-Powered Chinese Logging Truck Hauls The DPRK's Arsenal

​​Thanks to some fascinating research, we have some idea of how this behemoth dodged China's strict export restrictions and made the trip to North Korea.

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Nissan Titan Warrior Concept is an XD with a hardcore makeover

The Titan Looks Great With Some Raptor DNA Spliced In

Ever wish that the upcoming Ford SVT Raptor EcoBoost would pack a diesel? Nissan's here to confuse your off-road truck dreams with a wild concept.

SEMA
Nissan shows Titan XD diesel land speed truck at SEMA

Nissan and Cummins are building a diesel Titan XD to attempt a land-speed record run, and they're showing an early version of the slippery truck at SEMA.

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2016 Ram 3500 Heavy Duty now offers 900 lb-ft of torque

The 2016 Ram 3500 Heavy Duty pickup is now available with up to 900 lb-ft of torque from its Cummins diesel engine. The more powerful engine pushes the tow rating to 31,210 pounds.

Followup
Cummins asks anti-gay repair shop to stop using its logo

Cummins has stepped in to oppose a Michigan repair shop owner who's refusing service to gays, asking that he remove their logo from his website.

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2016 Nissan Titan gets video teaser ahead of Detroit debut

The Detroit Auto Show is going to be quite an event for pickup fans thanks to introductions of the new Toyota Tacoma and at least the rumor about the future F-150 Raptor. In addition to them, Nissan will finally unveil its next-gen Titan after months of teasing and spied glimpses.

Recalls
Chrysler recalling 382k Ram HD diesel pickups, 184k SUVs

Between GM's ignition switches and Takata's airbags, it's been a big year for recalls, but they keep rolling in. The latest comes from Chrysler, which has announced a pair of recalls for certain heavy-duty pickups and SUVs.

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Ram boosts Heavy Duty truck claims for 2015 [w/video]

The heavy-duty truck segment boasts some of the tightest competition of any automotive niche in the US. Being able to tout just one best-in-class figure can be a marketing advantage over competitors, and Ram Trucks is adding one more accolade to its tally with a powertrain update for the 2015 Ram 2500 and 3500 Heavy Duty pickups. Ram now claims best-in-class ratings for torque, towing and payload, depending on configuration.

Quick Spin
2014 Nissan Frontier Diesel Mule [w/poll]

Intriguing Engineering Exercise Might Portend 2019 Production Model

Last August, Nissan shook the truck world when it officially announced plans to source a diesel option from Cummins for its long-overdue Titan replacement, its full-size pickup that's slated to drop this January at the Detroit Auto Show. The 5.0-liter V8 turbodiesel is expected to make somewhere around 300 horsepower and north of 500 pound-feet of torque. This combination of an all-new truck with this new powerplant promises to dramatically change the competitive landscape, splitting the differe

Chicago
Nissan's Cummins tie-up bears first fruit with Frontier Diesel Runner concept

The 2014 Chicago Auto Show is proving to be a surprisingly big show for alternative fuels. The Chevrolet Silverado HD pickups are getting a compressed natural gas option and the refreshed BMW X3 is receiving a diesel engine, as is the German automaker's 7 Series. You can add one more oil burner to the mix, at least in concept form: Nissan has released its Frontier Diesel Runner Powered by Cummins with a 2.8-liter, four-cylinder turbodiesel engine and an eight-speed automatic transmission from ZF

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