While all of the details haven’t been made official, we know that the 2017 Ford SVT Raptor F150 will be powered by a new, specially tuned version of the tried and true 3.5L EcoBoost V6.
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has recently adopted a tougher scoring system for their annual crash test safety rating and the 2015 Ford F150 has used this new method to show us
Last April 1st, a truck magazine (which will remain nameless in an effort not to promote questionable reporting) posted a very well done photoshop showing the 2015 Ford F150 as a new full size Ford
When the 2017 Ford SVT Raptor F150 was introduced at the 2015 North American International Auto Show in Detroit, there were some aspects that we had expected and some aspects that came as a surpris
When GM decided to rejoin the smaller than full-size pickup market this past year automotive publications (this one included) posed the situation as win-lose for Toyota, the clear leader in sales i
In addition to writing about the news and doing review of how new models like the 2015 Chevrolet Colorado, I own a few show horses and in owning show horses, I do quite a bit of towing and hauling.
Last year, I looked at the possibility of a new Ford F150 pickup powered by the 2.3L 4-cylinder EcoBoost that powers the 2015 Ford Mustang EcoBoost package.
Don't believe us that fuel economy isn't the number one buying factor? Here is the proof.
Monthly Truck Sales
One of the tell-tale signs on consumer behavior is monthly truck sales. Historically truck sales rise throughout the year and due to various market conditions. For example, gasoline prices have been often tied to new truck sales. When gasoline prices are low, consumers buy more trucks than when it is high.
Back in the day, the Ford F350 was all business, especially when you added dual rear wheels and a powerful diesel engine, but the industry and the heavy duty truck market has changed a great deal.
GM’s product Chief, and likely GM’s next CEO, Mark Reuss, is not interested in building a Silverado to take on the Ford F-150 Raptor.