Nissan is taking to the Chicago Auto Show with three concepts based off of the latest Frontier pickup. Each one has its own design theme and accessories that adhere to the different lifestyles of modern truck shoppers. Project 72X, Project Hardbody and Project Adventure were all designed by Nissan Design America (NDA) in San Diego, Calif. Project 72X Based on the 2022 … [Read more...] about Nissan shows off three new extreme versions of the Frontier pickup.
Since 2014, the Toyota Tundra's highest trim level has been the 1794 Edition, which symbolizes the traits and history of the ranch property that Toyota's Texas plant sits on. With a western brown color motif, it appeals more to those who get their shoes muddy at work but come home to impeccably clean dwellings. For the urbanites out there, the Platinum trim has been the best … [Read more...] about Let’s see if the 2022 Toyota Tundra Capstone is up to top-trim duty.
Toyota has officially taken off the wraps of the first-ever Tundra Capstone, an ultra-luxe trim for the new half-ton that sits above both the 1794 and Platinum grades. To solidify its status as a Ford F-150 Limited or Chevrolet Silverado High Country competitor (among others), Capstone comes standard with the 'i-FORCE MAX' hybrid powertrain, 22-inch wheels, power running … [Read more...] about First Look: The All-New 2022 Toyota Tundra Capstone
2022 has marked the return of the "small pickup" in America. While the new Hyundai Santa Cruz and the Ford Maverick might not be as small as some of you has been hoping for, they are smaller, easier to park, and better to drive than any other truck in America right now. They also offer excellent value when compared against the average compact CUV like a RAV4, Tucson or CR-V. … [Read more...] about 2022 Hyundai Santa Cruz Review – The CUV With A Truck Bed
Pickup truck are big business in America, you only have to look at the sale charts where pickup trucks are the top three best selling vehicles in the USA are the Ford F-Series pickups, GM's pickup twins, and Ram's full-size truck lineup. It was therefore only a matter of time before one of the big three gave us a green alternative to their V8 truck lineup. Although GM was first … [Read more...] about Ford’s New 2022 F-150 Lightning Is The Truck You’ve Been Waiting For
This week’s news sees lots of truck-related news, the return of a 90s icon, and Volkswagen has added more features to three of its vehicles for 2022. A new teaser for the upcoming 2022 Toyota Tundra has been getting a lot of news this week because it showed off the truck’s suspension. It appears Toyota has added leaf springs, which could result in improved performance on and … [Read more...] about Weekly News in Review: August 8 to 14
Don't let the 2022 Hyundai Santa Cruz's compact size fool you because it's one of the most important models this year. Not only does it launch Hyundai's first pickup but it also revives the long-dormant compact truck segment, which it will share with the upcoming Ford Maverick. Think of the 2022 Hyundai Santa Cruz as a Tucson with a 4.5-foot bed in the back because it uses … [Read more...] about 2022 Hyundai Santa Cruz First Drive: More Important Than You Think
The redesigned 2022 Nissan Frontier has put the truck back on the map. Although the underpinnings are the same as the outgoing model, Nissan tweaked everything significantly to make sure the new truck is better than its predecessor. Its styling has also evolved, giving it a family resemblance to the larger Titan and a bolder, more angry look. You get a square grille and … [Read more...] about 2022 Nissan Frontier Review: Significantly Improved
This week's news sees more commitments to electrification, more SUVs and trucks, and the first teaser for a rally-bred icon. Honda has officially revealed the name of its first battery-electric vehicle: the Prologue. Scheduled to debut in 2024, the Honda Prologue will be the first in a lineup of EVs and is part of a greater plan to electrify the entire Honda U.S. model … [Read more...] about Weekly News in Review: June 27 to July 3
This week's news cycle has a lot coming out of Korea and Germany thanks to one automaker dropping a full lineup overview. In addition to a refreshed Kona, a high-performance Kona N, an all-new Tucson, the Santa Cruz, and Ioniq 5, here's what's new for the 2022 Hyundai Lineup: Carryover models include the Elantra, Sonata, Veloster N, Santa Fe, and Santa Fe Hybrid, Accent, … [Read more...] about Weekly News in Review: July 11 to July 17