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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 ...

GM recalls 57,192 2015 Chevrolet Silverado HD, GMC Sierra HD pickups due to power-steering defect

GM recalls 57,192 2015 Chevrolet Silverado HD, GMC...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 18, 2014

General Motors has announced a recall on 57,192 HD pickups due to a defect that can cause a loss of ...

VIDEO: Lightning strikes Chevrolet Silverado in fiery direct impact that caused 2 craters

VIDEO: Lightning strikes Chevrolet Silverado in fiery...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 17, 2014

While driving along Highway 14 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada last month, Al and Betty Perry say all of a sudden ...

VIDEO: Mining excavator flattens pickup truck with one smash of the bucket

VIDEO: Mining excavator flattens pickup truck with one...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 13, 2014

The ease with which this mining excavator is able to completely smash this pickup into the ground is nothing short ...

Automakers say 75% of new pickups will be made of aluminum by 2025

Automakers say 75% of new pickups will be made of...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Jun 13, 2014

By 2025, more than 75 percent of all new pickup trucks produced in North America will be aluminum-bodied, according to ...

Fix your CNG costs ahead of time, save big bucks filling up your trucks down the road

Fix your CNG costs ahead of time, save big bucks...

Posted by Bruce Smith on Jun 06, 2014

Fuel prices fluctuate dramatically and that price volatility is a source of concern to construction companies with even small fleets. ...

NRMCA launches online safety series for mixer truck drivers

NRMCA launches online safety series for mixer truck...

Posted by Amy Materson on Jun 06, 2014

The National Ready Mixed Concrete Association is ensuring training for mixer truck drivers is easier than ever by launching a ...

Volvo, Terex finalize articulated truck, rigid-frame truck sale

Volvo, Terex finalize articulated truck, rigid-frame...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Jun 02, 2014

Announced this past December, Terex’s sale of its off-highway rigid-frame and articulated trucks to Volvo Construction Equipment is now complete, ...

How to buy the right backup camera for your pickup truck

How to buy the right backup camera for your pickup...

Posted by Bruce Smith on Jun 01, 2014

Imagine backing out of a parking space in your favorite DIY mega store’s parking lot. You’re concentrating on not backing ...

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