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Videos: Chevrolet releases new "Duramax & Allison" ad campaign to promote Silverado HD

Max and Al see eye-to-eye – Click above to watch the videos after the break

Chevy challenges Ford to HD towing contest, gets turned down

Numbers like maximum horsepower, torque and tow ratings are the heart and soul of the full-size heavy duty pickup truck segment. No shocker there. But how much reliance can consumers actually put on figures provided by the manufacturer? And, keeping in mind that the average test drive doesn't include hooking up a ten-ton trailer, how might we all get a proper frame of reference when judging one massive diesel beast with another?

First Drive: 2011 GMC Sierra and Chevrolet Silverado Heavy Duty technical deep dive

2011 GM HD Truck New Technology – Click above for high-res image gallery

Spy Shots: New Ford-developed Scorpion heavy duty diesel V8

Late last year, Ford shelved plans to introduce a new 4.4-liter diesel V8 into its light duty F150 pickup trucks and full-size Expedition SUV. Ford has apparently continued to work on a larger diesel V8 that it has developed to replace the troublesome 6.4-liter Power-Stroke in its Super-Duty trucks. The Power-Stroke is supplied to Ford by Navistar and has caused the automaker no end of grief