GM starting second Silverado, Sierra shift in Oshawa to meet demandJune 12
Daimler adds 2 electric truck models in race with Tesla, VWJune 6
Daimler's truck unit introduced two battery-powered models for the United States, bolstering its bid to fend off Tesla, Volvo and Volkswagen AG in the race to electrify big rigs. The Freightliner eCascadia is a highway hauler that can go as far as 250 miles, and the smaller eM2, with a range of about 230 miles, will target local delivery operators.
FCA to build Ram and Fiat-badged midsize pickupsJune 1
Mitsubishi ponders a midsize pickupJune 4
Downsized engines a test for GM pickupsMay 21
GM will equip big '19 pickups with I-4 turbo in mpg battle vs. Ford, RamMay 18
GM is doubling the number of engines available on the retooled 2019 Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra, including a new four-cylinder turbocharged engine that can run on two cylinders to increase fuel economy. The 2.7-liter, I-4 turbo is a milestone for the company and industry.
Mahindra's giant leap into DetroitMay 14
Ford claims 30 mpg F-150 diesel wins pickup mileage crownApril 19
VW, Hino agree to form strategic truck partnershipApril 12
Chevy to launch all-new 2020 Silverado HD in fall 2019April 10
With profits from pickups more important than ever as sales of cars fade, Chevrolet is making sure one of its biggest cash cows won't ever get old. The brand said the next-generation Silverado HD will debut next year as a 2020 model.
HONDA: Trucks, Civic continue to provide liftApril 3
VW dips toe in pickup waters with unibody TanoakMarch 28
Volkswagen doesn't have formal plans to build the Atlas Tanoak concept pickup unveiled Wednesday in New York, but is using it to gauge potential consumer interest. The Tanoak features a 276-hp, V-6 engine mated to an eight speed transmission.