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Texas Dealer Delivers First 2015 Ford F-150 to Retired Football Coach - Work Truck Review Texas Dealer Delivers First 2015 Ford F-150 to Retired Football Coach - Work Truck Review
By Brett T. Evans
The first production 2015 Ford F-150 made its way into a San Antonio customer’s hands just before Thanksgiving.
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Bushwacker Announces First Founder’s Award Winner at SEMA 2014 Bushwacker Announces First Founder’s Award Winner at SEMA 2014
By Brett T. Evans
Bushwacker announced the winner of its first-ever Founder’s Award today, recognizing Josh Ellison’s Ford F-350 crew cab as the best truck at the 2014 SEMA Show
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Ram Announces ProMaster City Pricing and Fuel Economy - Work Truck Review Ram Announces ProMaster City Pricing and Fuel Economy - Work Truck Review
By Brett T. Evans
Ram announced the pricing and fuel economy information for the ProMaster City compact cargo van today, and it looks to be a very competitive offering.
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Volvo FH Semi Truck Races a Koenigsegg “Megacar” Around a Track. Yes, Really. Volvo FH Semi Truck Races a Koenigsegg “Megacar” Around a Track. Yes, Really.
By Brett T. Evans
In a bid to publicize its new dual-clutch transmission, Volvo Trucks brings the recently redesigned FH cabover truck to a track and races a Koenigsegg.
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Ford Issues Four Recalls Affecting Trucks, Vans, and Crossovers - Work Truck Review Ford Issues Four Recalls Affecting Trucks, Vans, and Crossovers - Work Truck Review
By Brett T. Evans
Ford announced today that it would be recalling its Transit and Transit Connect vans, F-150 pickup, and Flex crossover in four separate recalls.
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“Car Talk” Co-host Tom Magliozzi Dies at Age 77 “Car Talk” Co-host Tom Magliozzi Dies at Age 77
By Brett T. Evans
It’s with a heavy heart that we report that Tom Magliozzi, one of the hosts of “Car Talk,” died today from complications of Alzheimer’s Disease.
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Ford Bringing Five Custom Transit Vans to SEMA - Work Truck Review Ford Bringing Five Custom Transit Vans to SEMA - Work Truck Review
By Brett T. Evans
Ford is bringing five customized Transit vans to the 2014 SEMA Show next week. Here's a quick preview of what to expect.
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2015 K&N Calendar Now Available for Pre-Order 2015 K&N Calendar Now Available for Pre-Order
By Brett T. Evans
Now in its fifth year, the newest K&N 2015 calendar is now available for pre-order in limited quantities.
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Jeep and Ram Preview SEMA Concepts Jeep and Ram Preview SEMA Concepts
By Brett T. Evans
Ram and Jeep gave the world a sneak peak at their concepts for the 2014 SEMA Show today.
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Public Transit Adopting Clean Diesel Faster Than Other Organizations Public Transit Adopting Clean Diesel Faster Than Other Organizations
By Brett T. Evans
According to the Diesel Technology Forum, public transit agencies are upgrading to clean diesel technology faster than the national average for large vehicles.
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Some 11-year-old boys dream about being doctors, policemen, or firefighters. The ultimate goal is to do something you enjoy and help people at the same time.
Clean fuel is key to a healthy diesel engine. Fuel filter replacement is one of the major maintenance items that is often neglected or overlooked entirely.
Today was the day. I unplugged the battery charger (you know how those electrical gremlins can be), shut the hood and eventually got it to lock, and proceeded to the driver side.
One of the first modifications we make to our trucks is the addition of a cold-air intake -- but what kind of power do we really stand to gain from this $300 investment?
Check out John Olson's 2012 GMC Sierra 3500HD Denali dualie in this Work Trend Review Readers' Ride Spotlight.
The first production 2015 Ford F-150 made its way into a San Antonio customer’s hands just before Thanksgiving.
DiamondBack makes an HD ATV bedcover and, in our line of work, we just had to have it. Due to the shortbed on our tester 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD truck, we opted for the rear loader.
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