News: Powertrains

Does the 2021 Ford F-150 Hybrid’s Towing Prowess Make the Diesel Obsolete?

Does the 2021 Ford F-150 Hybrid’s Towing Prowess Make the Diesel Obsolete?Ford has introduced new technology for the 2021 F-150, including hybrid powertrain news that got us wondering about the future of Ford’s light-duty 3.0-liter Power Stroke diesel engine.

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We’ve Got 2021 Ford F-150 Power, Towing and Payload Specs

We’ve Got 2021 Ford F-150 Power, Towing and Payload SpecsThe faucet has turned on and now we know power figures, towing and payload capabilities for the redesigned 2021 Ford F-150.

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Electric Truck News Roundup: Ford F-150 EV Details, GM and Nikola Partnership, and GMC Hummer Gets Crabby

Electric Truck News Roundup: Ford F-150 EV Details, GM and Nikola Partnership, and GMC Hummer Gets CrabbyElectric trucks are again making headlines and promising major advancements over the next few years.

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An Up Close Look at the 2020 Nissan Frontier’s New 9-Speed Automatic Transmission

An Up Close Look at the 2020 Nissan Frontier’s New 9-Speed Automatic TransmissionThe 2020 Nissan Frontier’s new powertrain combination adds four gears and 49 more horsepower while putting out the same torque as the previous 4.0-liter V-6.

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2021 Jeep Gladiator Diesel Arriving Soon With 442 Pounds-Feet of Torque

2021 Jeep Gladiator Diesel Arriving Soon With 442 Pounds-Feet of TorqueThe 2021 Jeep Gladiator with a 3.0-liter V-6 diesel engine goes on sale in the third quarter.

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2020 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Duramax Diesel MPG Report After 1,000 Miles

2020 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Duramax Diesel MPG Report After 1,000 MilesWhat kind of fuel economy does the 2020 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 diesel achieve? We took it for a long ride to find out.

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2020 Ford Super Duty Diesel Passes 1,000 Pounds-Feet Torque, Tows 37,000 Pounds

2020 Ford Super Duty Diesel Passes 1,000 Pounds-Feet Torque, Tows 37,000 Pounds2020 Ford Super Duty diesel takes maximum-towing crown.

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Is a Four-Cylinder GMC Sierra 1500 a Better Buy Than a Mid-Size Truck?

Is a Four-Cylinder GMC Sierra 1500 a Better Buy Than a Mid-Size Truck?Is a four-cylinder full-size pickup a better choice than a mid-size truck? We take a look.

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Which to Buy: A Toyota Tacoma With a Manual or Automatic Transmission?

Which to Buy: A Toyota Tacoma With a Manual or Automatic Transmission?Choosing between a manual and automatic Toyota Tacoma? Here's what to consider.

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2020 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel Base Price Undercuts Ford, Chevrolet

2020 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel Base Price Undercuts Ford, ChevroletRam has released pricing for the 2020 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel that will be available in the fourth quarter.

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