The Automotive Industry, Briefly

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Who Would Turn Cars Into Crossovers

Who Would Turn Cars Into Crossovers

Because crossover SUV models have become as popular as they have, and have shrunk in size over the years, many automakers have considered the potential of creating crossover models from the names of cars that we’re used to enjoying. Ford teased a new Mach 1 […]

Opening the Year the Right Way (Part 2) – Detroit Auto Show

Opening the Year the Right Way (Part 2) – Detroit Auto Show

Here are a few more of the brands we expect to see at the Detroit Auto Show and what they will bring for us to admire and look forward to as the New Year begins. This first show of the year has been known to […]

Diesel Duties Abound

2015 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel

For the half-ton pickup market when you want diesel power there is only one choice to make.  For whatever reason the Ram 1500 EcoDiesel is still the only one in this class to give you as a weekend warrior the light-duty full-size pickup you need to get some work done in the yard on your off days and be a reasonable daily driver with plenty of low end power from the torque and the efficiency to make it a possibility for driving to and from the office every day.  There will be other pickups that will compete with this truck soon, but those will be in the midsized truck segment, not the full size where the Ram will continue to reign. (more…)