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Trucks: Most Popular Articles

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The Trans-Pacific Partnership Means These...
The Trans-Pacific Partnership could bring exotic pickups like the 2016 Ranger, 2017 Mercedes GLT, 2016 Hilux and more to the US. Check them out here!
Using a VIN Decoder to Find Your Car or Truck's...
It's easy to determine the model year of all vehicles sold in the US since 1980 by inspecting their serial numbers. Our VIN decoder can help.
For the First Time, Military's Titans Are Up...
Forget the Unimog and wait on the heavy-duty pickup or trailer purchase. Here's the first place to feature US Military's toughest, and it's a bargain
What Was the Concept of the Jeep Gladiator Truck?
Jeep's Gladiator pickup truck was first introduced in 2005, and remains a favorite concept that Jeep truck fans hope will eventually make it to the production line.
How Much Load Can Your Pickup Truck Handle?
How much load capacity can your pickup truck handle? Learn how much of a load you can expect to haul in your pickup truck.
Should You Lease Your Next Vehicle?
Obtaining and operating a truck is a permanent expense for many, but not everyone purchases a vehicle. Let's compare buying vs. leasing a truck.
What Does Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Mean?
An explanation of Gross Vehicle Weight Rating, usually called GVWR, and how it affects the cargo hauling capabilities of pickup trucks and other vehicles.
Is Modifying Your Truck to Improve Gas Mileage...
With the price fuel trending upwards, truck owners are looking for as many ways as possible to get better fuel mileage. Is modifying your truck's set up the answer?
Pictures of Classic Ford Pickup Trucks
Browse pictures of classic Ford trucks, starting with a 1918 Ford pickup and moving forwards to Ford's popular F-Series pickups.
The History of Ford F-Series Trucks
Here's a rundown of Ford F-Series trucks history, beginning with the F-Series introduction in 1948. Plenty of facts and photos to help you learn more about F-Series trucks, and to use as a guide to help you restore an old Ford truck.
How Good Are Ford F-Series Pickup Trucks From...
Ford made many changes to F-Series pickup trucks manufactured from 1973 through 1979. We've listed the most important highlights to help you identify one model year truck from another.
Pickup Truck Cab Styles
Pickup truck cab styles differ, and the differences have an impact on a truck's comfort and capabilities. We'll show you the variations.
How to Choose a Pickup Truck
Not sure which pickup truck to buy? Buying the best truck becomes easier when you take a step by step look at your wants and needs. We can help.
10 Ways to Improve Your Gas Mileage
You can improve your truck's gas mileage by changing a few old habits and staying aware of gas consumption basics. Use these tips to improve your gas mileage and keep the air you breathe cleaner.
A new site is the first to sell military...
There's a new online auction site like no other. Buy military vehicles like the Humvee, along with the world's toughest trucks and trailers-for cheap!
What is the History of Ford F-Series Pickup...
Features and options for Ford F-Series pickup trucks built between 1987 and 1996, including changes made during each year of the generation.
Ford F-Series Pickup Trucks, 1980 - 1986
Ford F-Series trucks built between 1980 and 1986 were the result of significant aerodynamic testing. Here's a rundown of changes that occurred throughout those F-Series model years.
How to Buy the Best Used Truck
Buyers sometimes forget these must-do system checks when they shop for a used pickup truck -- don't let that happen to you.
How the 2013 Ram 1500 Pickup Truck Made an...
At first glance, 2013 Ram 1500 trucks may look like their 2012 counterparts, but massive updates are lurking under the sheetmetal. Come along for a first drive in the 2013 Ram.
Pickup Truck Gas Mileage Estimates
Compare gas mileage estimates for pickup trucks, 2008 through the current model year.
Pickup Truck Batteries
Tips to help you choose the best battery for a pickup truck.
In-Bed Truck Caps and Tents
Truck caps come in all shapes and sizes, from hard shell campers to soft-bodied tents with awnings to help keep you dry. Let's look at a few options.
Pickup Truck Box Configurations
Ever wonder what pickup truck box style terms mean? What's the difference between a flairside and a stepside? And what about a styleside? We'll explain.
5 Reasons Why People Buy Sport Utility Vehicles
Not sure if you should buy an SUV? Here are five of the most common reasons people give for buying a sport utility vehicle.
Learn How to Tow a Trailer
Are you ready to start towing a trailer behind your truck or car? Our towing advice preps you for towing, and explains how to tow safely.
Operate Your Truck's 4WD System Properly in 5...
A quick how-to that helps you learn when and how to use your truck's four wheel drive system.
Troubleshoot Wheel Balance and Front End...
Understanding how wheel balance and alignment problems differ helps you detect symptoms that will help a technician make a proper diagnosis.
Trucks with Best Resale Value
Kelley Blue book released its projections for 2012 pickup trucks expected to have the best resale value after three and five years.
Classic Chevy Trucks: 1918 - 1959
A look back at a group of classic Chevy trucks built between 1918 and 1960. Each new design represented a pickup truck design milestone for Chevrolet.
Most Important Years in the History of Ford...
Take a look back at important dates in the history of Ford pickup trucks, beginning with Henry Ford's first truck, built in 1900.
How You Can Keep Your Truck's A/C in Top Shape
Keep your pickup truck's A/C system in top shape. Our advice will help troubleshoot the A/C system and show you how to recognize problems when they occur.
The first Mercedes-Benz pickup truck, and why...
Mercedes-Benz doesn't need a repeal of the chicken tax to bring their new pickup to the US...just a good reason. Here's why it will come.
Truck Bed Cover Pros and Cons
Should you cover the bed of your pickup truck? It all depends on how you use the truck, and we can help you decide.
What Truck Owners Should Know About Torque and...
Every truck and car review you read tells you a vehicle's horspower and torque ratings--but they don't usually explain what the terms mean. Do you know how horsepower and torque relate to your real life driving?
Ford F-Series Truck History
A look back at the features and updates Ford offered in its 1967-1972 F-Series pickup trucks.
How to Choose the Best Winter Tires
Does your pickup really need snow tires? We'll help you choose the best winter tires for your pickup truck.
Hyundai thinks you want a truck that's not a...
Hyundai's first truck WILL come to your local dealership. Check it out here.
Ford F-Series Pickup Trucks, 1961-1966
We'll help you identify features found on classic Ford trucks built from 1961 to 1966.
Pickup Truck Tie Downs
You'll find many options when you shop for truck cargo tie downs, and each type of tie down comes with a unique set of strengths. We'll help you choose.
Pickup Trucks - Truck Body Styles Explained
Are you confused by some of the terms used to describe different pickup truck body styles, like King cab, Crew Cab, Extended Cab and more? Automakers use different terms to describe similar truck body styles. You'll hear these terms when you shop for a truck.
Pickup Trucks Around the World
More trucks seem to be going global lately, but pickup styling, features and options vary, depending on what's important in the countries where they are sold.
Ford F-1 Pickup Truck Photo Gallery
Pictures of Ford F-1 pickup trucks taken at the F-100 Supernationals in Knoxville, Tennessee.
Ford F-Series Truck History, 1948 - 1952
Features and options buyers found when they shopped for the first pickup trucks built for Ford's brand new F-Series, first introduced in 1948.
Pickup Truck Suspension Systems
Take a quick look at the types of suspension systems you'll see in pickup trucks, along with the pros and cons for each type.
2013 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Truck Highlights
We'll see a new Chevrolet Silverado for the 2014 model year, but be sure to take a look at the 2013 version if you're in the market for a new truck.
Ford Cruise Control Recall
Ford announced a massive safety recall on 1994-2002 vehicles to correct a cruise switch glitch that can lead to a fire. Has your vehicle been repaired?
1959 Ford F-250 Pickup Truck
A look at classic Ford trucks, starting with a 1918 Ford pickup. Page 22.
GMC Celebrates 100 Years of Building Trucks
The GMC brand celebrated its 100th year in 2012. Take a look back at some of the historic trucks produced during the company's first century.
1965 Ford F-100 Pickup Truck
A look at classic Ford trucks, starting with a 1918 Ford pickup. Page 25.
What Is a Box Truck?
The 2002 hunt for the D.C. sniper resulted in confusion about the differences between a box truck and a cargo van. Learn how the vehicles differ.
Trailer Hitch Parts
A look at the parts included in a receiver type trailer hitch.
How Good is the Viper Powered Ram SRT-10 Pickup...
Anyone looking for a powerful used truck should consider the 2004 Viper-powered Dodge Ram SRT-10.
Pictures of the Jeep JT Truck
Here's a look at the Jeep JT concept truck, scheduled to make an appearance at the 2007 SEMA Show in Las Vegas. Is Jeep ready to give us the pickup truck so many people have been waiting for? It looks promising, since the Jeep JT is the second concept truck they've produced in the past few years.
Classic Jeeps
A photo essay of Jeep history, starting with the civilian Jeeps built in 1945. Get the facts about some of the civilian Jeeps built during the last half century.
Brake Line Corrosion Problems in GM Trucks
The NHTSA is looking at brake failure trends in about six million General Motors trucks and SUVs. Has your vehicle experienced corrosion issues?
Does Toyota Have the Right to Call a Crew Cab...
What's the definition of a Double Cab truck? What type of 4-door cab pickups does Toyota offer, and how do they compare to the rest of the market? Find out here!
Pickup Truck Pictures - Pictures of Pickup Trucks
Pictures of pickup trucks, including late model trucks, vintage trucks, concept trucks and custom pickup trucks.
How to Spot a Flood Damaged Car or Truck
Flood damaged cars, trucks and SUVs should be sent to a salvage yard, but some end up for sale again. Use our tips to help avoid buying a flood damaged vehicle.
1956 Ford F-100 Truck
Trucks. Page 21.
Trailer Hitch Classes
Five types of rear mount trailer hitch classes are available, each one sorted by the amount of weight it can safely pull. Get the facts.
Truck Recalls
Here's a handy list of truck recalls that you can refer to when you're shopping for a used pickup truck. Find out if the trucks you're looking at are involved in a current manufacturer recall.
Get Familiar with the Jeep Hurricane Concept
With two Hemi engines, the 4x4 Jeep Hurricane concept should go anywhere, anytime. Take a close look at the Hurrican'es many unique features.
Crew Cab Pickup Trucks Haul More than Cargo
Crew cab pickup trucks offer a true truck bed for hauling cargo and full second row seating for your passengers.
M201B1—the worst case scenario Tonka.
M201B1—the worst case scenario Tonka.
Winterize Your Pickup Truck
For many, winter brings cold, snow, and ice -- all conditions that tax every part of a pickup truck. Our winterizing tips will help you prep your truck for cold weather.
2013 Pickup Truck Specifications
Use our resources to compare important specifications for 2013 compact and full size pickup trucks available in the United States.
A new site is sells the toughest truck...
Forget the Unimog and the Bad Boy truck. A new website sells the toughest truck you'll ever own...for the lowest price you'll ever pay.
Behold the Michael Jordan of Overseas...
The Trans-Pacific Partnership could bring pickups never seen before in the United States to your local dealership. Here's the legend from overseas few in the States have ever heard of.
1942 Jeep CJ-2A
Pictures of classic Jeeps, starting with the 1940 Willys Quad Original Pilot. Page 4.
About the 1974 British Leyland Mini Pickup Truck
Pickup trucks aren't all gas guzzlers. Check out Jim Unrath's classic drive, a 1974 British Leyland Mini pickup truck.
1974 Ford F-100 Truck
Trucks. Page 28.
FCA Buyback: Does your truck Qualify
A quick reference guide to see if your vehicle is a part of the biggest buyback in history and what to do if it is.
Retrax Pickup Truck Bed Cover Review
Our review covers the installation of a Retrax bed cover on a Ford F-150 pickup truck. Find out how easy it was to install, and how the cover has performed over time.
Toyota's new 2016 Tacoma at the 2015 NAIAS
All the information available on the 2016 Toyota Tacoma
1955 Ford F-100 Pickup Truck
A look at classic Ford trucks, starting with a 1918 Ford pickup. Page 20.
Meet the 2014 Chevrolet Silverado 1500
Let's talk about some of the features and options you'll see when you shop for a 2014 Chevrolet Silverado pickup truck.
Ford F-Series Pickup Trucks: 1953-1956
Ford revamped its F-Series pickup trucks in 1953 to coincide with the company's 50th Anniversary. Take a look back at the features early 1950s owners found when they drove a new Ford truck.
1955 Ford F-100 Truck Interior
A look at classic Ford trucks, starting with a 1918 Ford pickup. Page 18.
Winter Driving Tips
Use these tips to help you stay safe when you drive your 4x4 truck on snowy roads.
1978 Ford F-150 Truck
1978 Ford F-150 pickup trucks and pictures of other restored Ford F-Series trucks. Restorations are mostly stock, other than a couple of pickups with contemporary wheels. Page 8.
Kia Motors Introduces Mojave, Mid-Size Concept...
The KCV4 Mojave is the first pickup truck Kia has shown in the US. Here are details about the new Kia concept truck, including photos.
Classic Jeep Trucks
Jeep enthusiasts will like these pictures of vintage Jeep trucks, beginning in the mid 1940's.
Ford Super Chief Concept Truck
Pictures of the Ford Super Chief pickup truck, a concept truck introduced by Ford at the 2006 North American International Auto Show in Detroit, Michigan.
Check out the Silverado 1500's tweaks for 2015
Are the 2015 Chevrolet Silverado 1500's tweaks enough to keep it competitive?
Crew Cab Truck
An explanation of the Crew Cab body style.
2013 Ram 1500 Pickup Trucks
Look for many changes to 2013 Ram pickup trucks, with the majority geared towards drastic improvements to the truck's fuel economy ratings.
1945 Jeep CJ-2A
This 1945 Jeep CJ-2A is just one of the photos in our vintage jeeps gallery. Page 5.
K&N Fuel Injection Performance Kit...
K&N's Fuel Injection Performance Kit is a cold air intake system designed to increase your truck's horsepower and performance. Our review explains.
Our overview of the 2015 Silverado 2500HD's...
What's changed in the Chevrolet 2500HD for 2015? Almost everything. Get the details here.
2013 Ram 1500 Shifter
Trucks. Page 11.
2013 Ford F-150 Pickup Trucks
Get the facts about new features and options on Ford's 2013 F-150 pickup trucks. A newly designed front end and an extra dose of tech features make the F-150 a must-see pickup truck.
The Latest Ram Laramie Limited at the 2015...
The Latest Ram Laramie Limited at the 2015 Chicago Auto Show
Bedrug Pickup Truck Bedliner Review
Here's a look at the Bedrug truck bedliner that I installed in my Ford F-150 truck, a departure from the rigid bedliners I've had in the past.
2014 Chevrolet Silverado 1500
Birthed in 1998 from the C/K series, Chevrolet’s Silverado (and cousin GMC Sierra) continue to play a
Maintain the Truck's Cabin Air Filter
Tips to help you understand the important job your truck's cabin air filter performs, and know when it should be replaced.
Toyota Tundra Diesel Dually Project Truck
Take a close look at the Toyota Tundra Diesel Dually Project Truck introduced at the 2007 SEMA Show in Las Vegas, Nevada.
What Is Traction Control?
An explanation of the term traction control, along with facts that explain how it can help out in tricky driving situations.
Fallen Firefighter's Memorial Rig
Take a look at this 1937 Seagrave Safety Sedan Pumper, a vintage fire truck restored by the Detroit Firemen's Benevolent Fund.
Mazda's latest pickup gets serious about...
The 2016 Mazda BT-50 is about stepping out of the Ranger's shadow...and preparing for a move to the US?
GM To Recall Trucks, SUVs & Vans
General Motors recalled about 1.77 million pickups, sport utility vehicles, and vans in order to replace front windshield wiper circuit boards and motor covers. Is your truck on the list?
Ford F-Series Trucks 1957-1960
A look at Ford F-Series third generation pickup trucks, including changes and model year highlights to help you identify old Ford trucks built from 1957 to 1960.
1958 GMC Pickup Truck
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Pictures of Vintage Jeeps
Pictures of vintage Jeeps, starting with the original 1940 Willys Quad Pilot.
1957 GMC Pickup Truck
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Lifeguards with 1933 Ford Truck
A look at classic Ford trucks, starting with a 1918 Ford pickup. Page 5.
Bed Ryder Truck Bed Seats
A profile of Bed Ryder seats, an accessory designed to carry passengers in the bed of your pickup truck bed.
Will Jeep Build a new Scrambler?
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1950 Ford F-1 Pickup Truck
Pictures of Ford F-1 pickup trucks taken at the F-100 Supernationals in Knoxville, Tennessee.
1953 Ford Truck Ad - "Ford Economy Trucks -...
Ford introduced three new engines for its 1953 trucks. Take a look back at the trucks and some of their features. Page 5.
Pictures of Vintage GMC Pickup Trucks
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The Takata Airbag Recall is history's largest....
The Takata Airbag Recall is the largest automotive recall in history. Find out if your truck is affected, and what you should do about it.
1951 Ford Trucks - "My Truck Runs for only...
I have some work to do before I can start driving my 1951 F-1 pickup, but I have a feeling it'll take
Does Your Truck's Air Conditioner Stink?
Does your truck's air conditioner have a moldy, musty smell? These tips might help you prevent the problem, or correct an odor that's already occurring.
Tundra Diesel Dually - Fifth Wheel Trailer Hitch
Take a close look at the Toyota Tundra Diesel Dually Project Truck introduced at the 2007 SEMA Show in Las Vegas, Nevada. Page 5.
How To Inspect Tires For Wear
Monitoring tire safety involves more than checking air pressure. Make routine tire inspections to identify problems with the tires and other important systems.
Tundra Diesel Dually - Side View
Take a close look at the Toyota Tundra Diesel Dually Project Truck introduced at the 2007 SEMA Show in Las Vegas, Nevada. Page 6.
2013 Ford F-150 Limited Pickup Truck
Ford is adding the F-150 Limited to its 2013 pickup truck lineup, adding to its already-rich lineup of luxury trucks.
2014 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Pickup Trucks
Browse pictures of Chevrolet's 2014 Silverado pickup trucks -- this next generation offers Chevy truck fans plenty of configuration choices.
1951 Ford F-1 Pickup Truck
Pictures of Ford F-1 pickup trucks taken at the F-100 Supernationals in Knoxville, Tennessee. Page 15.
1952 Ford F-1 Pickup Truck
Pictures of Ford F-1 pickup trucks taken at the F-100 Supernationals in Knoxville, Tennessee. Page 6.
1968 Jeep Gladiator Truck
Will we see a new Jeep Gladiator truck? Take a look back at the 1968 version. Page 6.
1957 Ford Truck Ad - "Ford Trucks Cost Less"
Ford introduced the first Styleside bed in 1957, and continued to tweak its interior creature comforts. This 1957 ad lets you see the trucks drivers in that era found when they shopped dealer lots. Page 6.
1955 Jeep CJ-5
Jeep's CJ-5 was based on a military jeep, the 1951 M-38 A1. Page 9.
Anti-Lock Brake Systems Help Keep You Safe
Your car or truck's anti-lock brake system is important for safety, but how it works is often not understood. Learn how brake systems react when you hit the brake pedal.
1982 Jeep CJ-8 Scrambler
Take a look at a 1982 Jeep CJ-8 Scrambler. Page 8.
Anti-Lock Braking System - Definition
Definition of the term anti-lock brakes, anti-lock braking system (ABS).
1921 Ford Model TT Truck
A look at classic Ford trucks, starting with a 1918 Ford pickup. Page 2.

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