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Chevrolet Confirms An Electric Silverado, But Will It Be a Rebadged Hummer EV?

Chevrolet Confirms An Electric Silverado, But Will It Be a Rebadged Hummer EV?

Chevy is late to the party but don’t discount it because the automaker has done its groundwork already

It was pretty hard to digest that one of the top truck manufacturers in the U.S., Chevrolet, was mum about electric trucks. At a time where every EV manufacturer was coming up with an offering to the open-bed segment, Chevy was out of the limelight for a very long time. Ford, on the other hand, has been active for years now, right from challenging Tesla to making official announcements.

But finally, the Bowtie has stepped up and officially announced its first-ever electric pickup truck in the form of the Silverado EV. And the icing on the cake? A range of 400 miles!

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2022 Hyundai Santa Cruz Pickup - Everything You Need to Know

2022 Hyundai Santa Cruz Pickup - Everything You Need to Know

Will it be a real pickup truck or will it fall victim to scrutiny like the Honda Ridgeline?

This is the all-new Hyundai Santa Cruz, a pickup we’ve been waiting for for six years now. So get ready, Ford Maverick, because the Koreans are out to get you and your fancy unibody construction.

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Ram Trucks Not A Part Of The Newly-Formed Stellantis Group Anymore

Ram Trucks Not A Part Of The Newly-Formed Stellantis Group Anymore

This comes as quite a shocker given how well Ram was doing with its pickup trucks

The merger between FCA and PSA came to light in 2019 when both the groups announced their holy matrimony. A lot of regrouping was expected at this point and there were hushed talks about some brands receiving the ax doing rounds. The new group, called Stellantis, ended up retaining them, but as it turns out, one major brand is getting banished from the kingdom, and it’s none other than the pickup truck manufacturer, Ram.

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Porsche and Ford Team Up to Build a New Luxury Pickup Truck

Porsche and Ford Team Up to Build a New Luxury Pickup Truck

Do you really want to live in a world where Porsche sells a pickup truck?

As if the world hasn’t been turned upside down as it is, we’re now receiving word that Porsche is actually developing a pickup truck through its newly announced partnership with Ford. This pickup truck will actually be positioned in the lower range of Porsche’s offerings and is expected to slot somewhere below the Macan – and you thought 2021 couldn’t get any worse.

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The First GMC Hummer EV Goes For $2.5 Million At An Auction For Charity

The First GMC Hummer EV Goes For $2.5 Million At An Auction For Charity

The first Hummer Edition 1 got a final bid 22 times its actual cost

The new Hummer EV has been on a roll ever since it was officially announced. The momentum and hype just don’t seem to die. It looked like talks about it will die down post the launch, but we were wrong. The electric truck is in the news again for being sold for $2.5 million at an auction recently! This GMC Hummer EV boasts of the VIN 001 and is trimmed in the top Edition 1 specs. That’s another feather added to its cap.

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This $350,000 Ford Ranger with a Chevy Big Block is Not For The Faint-Hearted

This $350,000 Ford Ranger with a Chevy Big Block is Not For The Faint-Hearted

680 horses, Fox shocks, and 39-inch tires are just some of its attributes

Resto-mod operations are fun, but this one here is some next-level shiz. What started as a third-gen Ford Ranger has been converted into a $350,000 truck that can handle anything thrown at it. It comes with a ton of off-road equipment, massive tires, and a big-block Chevy mill. This build was posted on AutotopiaLA’s YouTube channel and comes from a California-based tuner, RJ Fabrication.

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Quit Wasting Time And Learn The Real Story Behind the GMC Syclone

Quit Wasting Time And Learn The Real Story Behind the GMC Syclone

This right here, ladies and gentlemen, is the GMC Syclone in all its glory

The GMC Syclone is undoubtedly one of the most bonkers cars ever built by GM. It could whoop a Ferrari’s ass in a straight-line race back in 1991 and just under 3,000 units were produced, all painted black - except for the Marlboro Editions, which were red and white.

In case the Syclone still has the power to unearth some nostalgia for you, here’s a video that will refresh your knowledge on the performance pickup truck.

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The Chevy Silverado Signature Edition Puts the Camaro to Shame

The Chevy Silverado Signature Edition Puts the Camaro to Shame

Aftermarket company Callaway has plonked in a supercharger amongst other things to make this a deadly straight-line racer

Performance trucks have been there for a very long time, but they are finally becoming mainstream now. While automakers are rolling out high-performance pickup trucks, aftermarket companies have also upped the ante to make them better than factory products. The new Callaway Silverado Signature Edition is the latest example. This big, burly truck with a V-8 engine has enough power and mechanical tech to beat even the Chevy Camaro in a straight-line race. Oh, what a sight that must be!

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New Facts About the Tesla Cybertruck Have Emerged

New Facts About the Tesla Cybertruck Have Emerged

The latest and juiciest facts about the Cybetruck have surfaced

Some time ago, Tesla unveiled their boldly-styled Cybertruck. The futuristic-looking EV puck-up truck was and still is talked about a lot. We also know that it will be on sale sometime in late 2021. Despite its official introduction, however, the Cybertruck remained a work in progress and now, more details about it came out.

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Check Out This Weird Glickenhaus Jeep Gladiator Competitor

Check Out This Weird Glickenhaus Jeep Gladiator Competitor

This off-roader comes with a truck bed and a hydrogen fuel-cell powertrain that returns 1,000 miles on a full tank

Scuderia Cameron Glickenhaus is known for its motorsport-oriented builds. The company became the talk of the town when it beat the Bronco at the 2019 Baja 1000. SCG has now come up with an environment-loving, pickup truck version of the Boot off-roader called the Boot Zero that comes with a hydrogen fuel-cell powertrain.

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The New Ford F-150 Raptor Is Allergic to Electrification

The New Ford F-150 Raptor Is Allergic to Electrification

Rule out the possibility of even a hybrid Raptor

Ford has been busy with its trucks lately. First came with the 2021 F-150, which also featured a hybrid model in the lineup. Recently, Ford unveiled the F-150 Raptor as well, and announced one with a V-8 engine coming next year. Then there’s the electric F-150 in the works and we should hear more about it soon. Given how all vehicles are getting electrified, it wouldn’t be wrong to assume that the Raptor’s next in line.

But, Ford has ruled this out even before the topic got picked up. According to Muscle Cars and Trucks, a higher-up from Ford has made it clear that the Raptor will continue to be a pure internal combustion-engined model.

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Tesla Should Definitely Build a Halo-Inspired Cybertruck Warthog

Tesla Should Definitely Build a Halo-Inspired Cybertruck Warthog

We’d be to-the-moon excited if this ends up happening

Don’t look now, but a collaboration between Halo and Tesla could be more than just a pipe dream. The potential partnership received a shot in the arm after Microsoft Xbox executive Aaron Greenberg took to Twitter to respond to Tesla big boss Elon Musk admitting that Halo is the only console game he’s ever played.

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Ford's Inspiration for the F-150 Raptor's Exhaust Will Blow Your Mind

Ford’s Inspiration for the F-150 Raptor’s Exhaust Will Blow Your Mind

We went “WTF” when we heard it – Nissan GT-R and the Alfa Romeo Giulia QV!!

The third-gen F-150 Raptor debuted a few days back and it came with quite a few features that make it an exciting off-road truck. Apart from the 37-inch tires, the truck’s exhaust system has garnered a lot of attention. You would naturally assume that Ford is trying to keep up with the competition and perhaps tore a page out of the Ram TRX’s book, but the inspiration for the exhaust note comes from two completely unrelated products that the Raptor has nothing in common with – The Nissan GT-R and the Alfa Romeo Giulia QV.

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Is The Toyota Hilux AT35 a True European Competitor for the Ford Ranger Raptor?

Is The Toyota Hilux AT35 a True European Competitor for the Ford Ranger Raptor?

The Hilux AT35 is pricey, but it takes the top-spec Invincible X model to a whole new different level

Toyota launched the current Hilux back in June 2020 with changes inside out and a bump in the power figures. Now that the hype has died down, Toyota teamed up with Arctic trucks to create a new version of the Hilux called the AT35. The Hilux AT35 comes with tweaks and additions that make it the most off-road friendly truck in the lineup. Is this the company’s answer to the Ranger Raptor?

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