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2019 Ford Expedition and Explorer treated to four special editions

Luxury and appearance add-ons aplenty for these SUVs

Luxury and appearance add-ons aplenty for these SUVs.

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A plea for Ram to build the Hellcat-powered Rebel TRX concept

Is there anything better than a high-performance off-roader?

This concept should be a no-brainer.

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Ram Rebel TRX concept is a Hellcat-powered Raptor-fighter

So many words in that headline make us happy

It's just a concept now, but Ram is looking at this as a possibility.

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Here's why automakers roll out those Texas-themed pickup trucks

Everything is bigger in Texas, including truck sales.

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2016 Chevy Silverado unveiled in full at Texas State Fair

Chevrolet revealed the newly updated 2016 Silverado 1500 pickup at the State Fair of Texas, complete with revised styling and equipment inside and out.

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Chevy announces Tahoe and Suburban Z71, Texas Editions

As part of the State Fair of Texas festivities, Chevrolet has announced a couple of new models that will surely be hits

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Chevy Colorado Sport concept showing off at State Fair of Texas

We only just recently had the opportunity to get behind the wheel of the 2015 Chevrolet Colorado midsize pickup to see how it fared against its aging competition in the segment. Now, Chevrolet is showing all of the optional kit available on the truck in the form of the Colorado Sport concept, w

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GM to unveil new SUVs at the State Fair of Texas?

With General Motors just having rolled out its new fullsize truck twins – the Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra – for 2014, now it seems to be time to focus on its big SUVs. The Truth About Cars is reporting that the 2015 Chevy Tahoe/Jeffrey N. Ross

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2013 Ram HD and Chassis Cab pickups are ready for work [UPDATE]

Auto enthusiasts often point to the pony car wars as the last bastion of one-upsmanship among Detroit's automakers, but the truth is, the pickup wars are every bit as competitive – if not more so. Auburn Hills keeps a ready eye on what their rivals in Dearborn and Detroit are doing, and vice-versa. Today, that battle is renewed with the introduction of Ram's 2013 Heavy Duty and Chassis Cab lines at the State Fair of Texas. Why a

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2013 Ford F-150 King Ranch bows in Texas, V6 claims towing title

The 2012 State Fair of Texas is set to fire up this weekend in the Lone Star State, which means domestic automakers are in the mood to talk about trucks. Ford is using the occasion for two major announcements, the first being that the F-150's standard 3.7-liter engine can now pull a class-leading 6,700 pounds. That's 200 pounds more than the 2013

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Toyota unveils Tacoma TRD T|X Baja Series Limited Edition in Texas

Ford took everyone by surprised when it unveiled the F-150 SVT Raptor back in 2008, not only with the truck's capability but by the fact that they had the guts to produce it at all. The success of the Raptor left other automakers scrambling to produce something similar, although everything yet has fallen short in one way or another. Chrysler Drew Phillips

Toyota teases 4Runner in advance of debut deep in the heart of Texas

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'09 Ford F-150 wins Truck of Texas award

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Dodge Ram Lone Star Edition debuts at Texas State Fair

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Toyota Tundra race team wears bowtie to Texas State Fair

It's during moments like these that you know Toyota wishes it had a heavy-duty version of the Tundra. While the currently-available versions are capable of rescuing shipping containers in distress, and can make like the Millenium Falcon escaping from a giant space slug, they cannot haul the transporter that carries the Tundra race trucks. As our friends at Alex Nunez

Last but nowhere near least, Dodge unveils 2008 Resistol Edition Ram Mega Cab

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Tundra launched in Texas

Texas State Fair goers were granted an exclusive look at two new Toyota Tundra pickups on Tuesday, where the automaker sought to show its wares in a venue perfectly suited to make the most of the Tundra's work-inspired physique and powerplant.

Round-up: Detroit's big new diesels for next year

Over the years, the big two-point-five may have lost market share to their overseas counterparts, but one segment that no foreign manufacturer can touch is Detroit's diesel pickup offerings. With that in mind, GM and Ford will announce the power ratings of their newest oil burners during, where else, the Texas State Fair.

Ford's new diesel pickup will have "Cleanest, Quietest Power Stroke Engine Ever"

The 2008 Ford Super Duty, available early in 2007, will have a new 6.4-liter Power Stroke diesel engine that will be Ford's cleaners and quietest diesel engine ever sold in America. The new engine uses an advanced diesel particulate filter which, when combined with ultra low-sulfur diesel fuel, "will provide particulate emissions levels that are equivalent to gasoline engines" according to Ford. The filter "sc