The Truth About Cars » Heavy Duty http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Thu, 11 Feb 2016 18:00:49 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. The Truth About Cars no The Truth About Cars editors@ttac.com editors@ttac.com (The Truth About Cars) 2006-2009 The Truth About Cars The Truth About Cars » Heavy Duty http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/themes/ttac-theme/images/logo.gif http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Untapped Potential of Wrangler http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/10/the-untapped-potential-of-wrangler/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/10/the-untapped-potential-of-wrangler/#comments Tue, 06 Oct 2015 16:00:55 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1188642 Jeep is a pillar of financial strength for FCA. The brand is poised to deliver its sixth consecutive year of growth. Even if you despise the Compass and Patriot, it would be difficult to argue that Jeep CEO Mike Manley has been anything but a good steward of the brand. But how is Jeep going […]

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Jeep is a pillar of financial strength for FCA. The brand is poised to deliver its sixth consecutive year of growth. Even if you despise the Compass and Patriot, it would be difficult to argue that Jeep CEO Mike Manley has been anything but a good steward of the brand. But how is Jeep going […]

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Super Duty Buoys Flagging F-150 Sales for Ford http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/07/buoyed-heavy-duty-ford-still-leading-pickup-sales-us/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/07/buoyed-heavy-duty-ford-still-leading-pickup-sales-us/#comments Wed, 22 Jul 2015 18:00:19 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1123137 The Chevrolet Silverado has outsold the Ford F-150 so far this year, but sales of Ford’s Super Duty trucks have boosted the company’s truck business past its competition, PickupTrucks.com is reporting. All three truck makers are selling more pickups than they were a year ago, but flagging F-150 sales and depleted inventory could be keeping Ford’s […]

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The Chevrolet Silverado has outsold the Ford F-150 so far this year, but sales of Ford’s Super Duty trucks have boosted the company’s truck business past its competition, PickupTrucks.com is reporting. All three truck makers are selling more pickups than they were a year ago, but flagging F-150 sales and depleted inventory could be keeping Ford’s […]

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2016 Ram 3500 Looking to Win in Torque War with 900 lb-ft http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/06/2016-ram-3500-looking-to-win-in-torque-war-with-900-lb-ft/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/06/2016-ram-3500-looking-to-win-in-torque-war-with-900-lb-ft/#comments Mon, 22 Jun 2015 14:00:43 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1097209 FCA isn’t content with taking the horsepower crown with the Dodge Charger Hellcat. They also want to win the torque war amongst the heavy-duty pickups and grab a first place towing trophy in the process. Say what you will about Best In Class claims when it comes to pickups, but Ram keeps pushing the torque envelope. The […]

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FCA isn’t content with taking the horsepower crown with the Dodge Charger Hellcat. They also want to win the torque war amongst the heavy-duty pickups and grab a first place towing trophy in the process. Say what you will about Best In Class claims when it comes to pickups, but Ram keeps pushing the torque envelope. The […]

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Review: 2013 & 2014 RAM 3500 Diesel (With Video) http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/10/review-2013-2014-ram-3500-diesel-with-video/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/10/review-2013-2014-ram-3500-diesel-with-video/#comments Tue, 08 Oct 2013 12:00:59 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=532417 Nothing is more American than the pickup truck. If the stars and stripes thing ever gets old, they will probably get replaced by a RAM / GM / Ford montage.  The other thing that’s quintessentially American is an arms race. No, I’m not talking military hardware, I’m talking about the eternal RAM vs Chevy/GMC vs […]

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Nothing is more American than the pickup truck. If the stars and stripes thing ever gets old, they will probably get replaced by a RAM / GM / Ford montage.  The other thing that’s quintessentially American is an arms race. No, I’m not talking military hardware, I’m talking about the eternal RAM vs Chevy/GMC vs […]

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Review: 700 Miles In A GMC Denali 2500 HD 4×4 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/10/review-700-miles-in-a-gmc-denali-2500-hd-4x4/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/10/review-700-miles-in-a-gmc-denali-2500-hd-4x4/#comments Tue, 04 Oct 2011 18:21:33 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=413477 The last few years have been a struggle for a lot of folks. Financial meltdowns. Millions of bankruptcies. Massive unemployment. Our ‘global’ economy continues to experience a maelstrom of wealth destruction that seems to make nearly everyone guard their money. It’s been hell for most…. but guess what? In spite of it all you are […]

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The last few years have been a struggle for a lot of folks. Financial meltdowns. Millions of bankruptcies. Massive unemployment. Our ‘global’ economy continues to experience a maelstrom of wealth destruction that seems to make nearly everyone guard their money. It’s been hell for most…. but guess what? In spite of it all you are […]

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Quote Of The Weekend: Heavy Duty Demand Edition http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/08/quote-of-the-weekend-heavy-duty-demand-edition/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/08/quote-of-the-weekend-heavy-duty-demand-edition/#comments Sat, 13 Aug 2011 22:21:11 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=407068 In his New York Times comparison of heavy-duty pickup trucks, Ezra Dyer opens with a provocative comparison: Heavy-Duty pickup trucks are the supercars of the truck world. They have more power than drivers are likely ever to exploit, and bragging rights depend on statistics that are, in practical terms, theoretical. How does he figure? While […]

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In his New York Times comparison of heavy-duty pickup trucks, Ezra Dyer opens with a provocative comparison: Heavy-Duty pickup trucks are the supercars of the truck world. They have more power than drivers are likely ever to exploit, and bragging rights depend on statistics that are, in practical terms, theoretical. How does he figure? While […]

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Review: 2010 Dodge Ram 3500 SLT Crew Cab 4X4 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/09/review-2010-ram-3500-crew/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/09/review-2010-ram-3500-crew/#comments Fri, 10 Sep 2010 21:35:40 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=365385 Trucks are a hot commodity in America. According to a few pickup truck forums, if you’re not some leftist tree hugger, then you either have a pickup truck or want a pickup truck. Truth be told, every time I bought a new car, I secretly wanted a pickup truck: a huge red one-ton diesel pickup […]

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Trucks are a hot commodity in America. According to a few pickup truck forums, if you’re not some leftist tree hugger, then you either have a pickup truck or want a pickup truck. Truth be told, every time I bought a new car, I secretly wanted a pickup truck: a huge red one-ton diesel pickup […]

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