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Why the Ford F-150 is the most American vehicle, period

Why the Ford F-150 is the most American vehicle, period

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Jul 07, 2014

For the second year in a row, the Ford F-150 has taken the top spot in the annual American-Made Index ...

The first self-driving heavy hauler is here: Daimler unveils a fully-functional autonomous Mercedes Actros prototype (VIDEOS)

The first self-driving heavy hauler is here: Daimler...

Posted by Jack Roberts on Jul 03, 2014

Speculation about autonomous —or “driverless”—vehicles has been commonplace in the trucking industry for years. Now, Daimler has made this concept ...

REVIEW: 2015 GMC Sierra 2500HD Denali 4×4 Crew Cab a luxury work truck that does everything well (PHOTOS)

REVIEW: 2015 GMC Sierra 2500HD Denali 4×4 Crew Cab...

Posted by Bruce Smith on Jul 03, 2014

It has more power under the hood than most big rigs and an interior that’s as refined and quiet as ...

GM recalls 4×4 2014-2015 Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra pickups due to serious software issue

GM recalls 4×4 2014-2015 Chevrolet Silverado and...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 02, 2014

General Motors has announced another recall on pickups, this time due to an issue in four-wheel drive pickups that could ...

VIDEO: Concrete truck vaporized when barrel full of dynamite explodes

VIDEO: Concrete truck vaporized when barrel full of...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 27, 2014

If you recognize the clip below, that's because it might be one of the greatest things to ever happen on ...

Ford has shown aluminum truck bodies don’t rust and may improve gas mileage, but how will they hold up after 30 years?

Ford has shown aluminum truck bodies don’t rust...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Jun 27, 2014

Ford rocked the automotive world with its decision to use aluminum bodies in pickup trucks starting in 2015. This will ...

Ford recalls 5,675 2014 F-150 pickups due to steering defect, issues “Do not drive” warning

Ford recalls 5,675 2014 F-150 pickups due to steering...

Posted by Bruce Smith on Jun 26, 2014

Ford Motor Co. has announced it is expanding a recall of 2014 F-150 trucks due to an electronic power-assist steering gear problem ...

Ford unveils an electric 2015 F-150… a Power Wheels nearly 2 years in the making (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

Ford unveils an electric 2015 F-150… a Power...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 25, 2014

A day after we told you about a miniature Ford Raptor made for adults, Ford and Fisher Price have unveiled ...

This official Ford Raptor golf cart lets you rove the jobsite in a mini pickup truck (PHOTOS)

This official Ford Raptor golf cart lets you rove the...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 24, 2014

UTVs are typically the small vehicle of choice for contractors who need to get around large jobsites quickly. But this ...

2015 Chevrolet Colorado and GMC Canyon will launch as most powerful trucks in midsize segment

2015 Chevrolet Colorado and GMC Canyon will launch as...

Posted by Bruce Smith on Jun 23, 2014

The 2015 Chevrolet Colorado and GMC Canyon will have the most horsepower in the midsize truck segment when they go ...

GM announces first SAE J2807-compliant tow ratings for 2015 Chevrolet Silverado, GMC Sierra 1500

GM announces first SAE J2807-compliant tow ratings for...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 20, 2014

With the announcement of the 2015 F-150, Ford became the final automaker to accept the SAE J2807 towing standard. And though ...

FIRST LOOK: New Volvo CE Tier 4 Final A40G artic offers fuel efficiency guarantee (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

FIRST LOOK: New Volvo CE Tier 4 Final A40G artic offers...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Jun 20, 2014

While visiting Flagler Construction Equipment, we got a chance to take a closer look at the Volvo Construction Equipment’s A40G ...

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