Ford Loves New Chevy "Man Step" Commercial

According to PickupTrucks, Ford apparently loves the above new Chevy commercial where spokesman Howie Long makes fun of a Ford owner's "man step" on the new 2009 Ford F-150. » 1/26/09 12:00pm 1/26/09 12:00pm

2009 North American Car & Truck Of The Year Finalists Feature Two…

The 2009 North America Car and Truck Of The Year finalists, announced today, features the Hyundai Genesis, the first finalist from a Korean automaker. The awards will be presented at January's Detroit Auto Show. » 12/18/08 2:00pm 12/18/08 2:00pm

New Ford F-150, Dodge Ram Split Confusing Texas Truck Awards

Considering the tremendous capabilities and competency displayed by the 2009 Ford F-150 » 10/21/08 10:00am 10/21/08 10:00am, it's anything but a surprise the truck has been awarded the Truck of Texas title by the Texas Auto Writers Association, making it the sixth year in a row Ford has owned those bragging rights. It was a good year for Ford and no…

Carve Your Own Dodge Challenger-O-Lantern

What comes to mind when you think of the color orange? No, besides pumpkins. That's right, the Dodge Challenger » 10/16/08 6:00pm 10/16/08 6:00pm! Now, you can combine the two and make a Challenger-o-lantern, just in time for Halloween. We know, the example provided by Dodge doesn't exactly show off their pumpkin chopping skills, but they've at least…

Come With The 2009 Dodge Ram If You Want To Live

Product: » 9/18/08 7:00pm 9/18/08 7:00pm 2009 Dodge Ram Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles Driving up to the nuclear power plant, the 2009 Dodge Ram is sure looking clean and shiny, isn't it? Wethinks perhaps a work truck should NEVER look this clean. Especially when it's being driven by the uncle of the future leader of the resistance.

2009 Dodge Ram 1500 Laramie: First Drive

The folks at Chrysler have been making a lot of waves on the sea of trucks with their non-traditional approach to the 2009 Dodge Ram 1500 » 9/10/08 1:00pm 9/10/08 1:00pm. Instead of leaving well-enough alone, for 2009 Dodge has re-done quite a bit — revamping the rear end with coil (rather than leaf) springs, rethought what a truck bed could do with…

2009 Dodge Ram, Reviewed

We haven't had a chance in the saddle of the new 2009 Dodge Ram » 8/22/08 5:20pm 8/22/08 5:20pm yet, but guru Mike Levine had a chance to review and test drive pretty much every single version of the new hauler from the Ram-headed brand. Mike's put together a pretty exhaustive look at the whole lineup of all new Ram pickups, and what's his verdict?

PUTC Gets First-Ever Speeding Ticket In 2009 Dodge Ram R/T

The guys over at » 8/20/08 3:45pm 8/20/08 3:45pm may have to keep their truck review under wraps until August 31, but they can give you one drive impression: That of the California Highway Patrol. Apparently, during testing on public streets, PUTC happened to exceed the speed limit — allegedly, of course — and was nabbed by the…

2009 Dodge Ram Pricing To Start At $22,170

Chrysler's plan to move the 2009 Dodge Ram off lots in this era of high gas prices seems to revolve partially around lowering the starting price to just $22,170, which is almost $1,000 less than the current starting price for a Dodge Ram 1500 regular cab. That low starting price comes with an increase in features on… » 8/14/08 11:00am 8/14/08 11:00am

2009 Dodge Ram R/T, Redux?

Yet again, we've got another shot of what's purported to be a 2009 Dodge Ram R/T (or perhaps it's a 2010 Dodge Ram SRT8 or maybe even a 2011 Dodge Ram Rumble Bee...whatever) caught over at Micro Center at 14 Mile and John R in Troy. Again, we've no idea what it is, but it's obviously some kind of test vehicle —… » 5/12/08 1:00pm 5/12/08 1:00pm

2009 Dodge Ram R/T Accidentally Revealed By Dodge

Yesterday we shook some trees to see if anything would fall out resembling a Dodge Ram R/T or SRT-10 by tossing out wild speculation on some nondescript spy photos. We don't know if that got some gears turning, but today a brief flash of what looks to be the 2009 Ram R/T showed up in a promo video for the Rambox. So… » 5/08/08 2:40pm 5/08/08 2:40pm

More On The Chrysler And Nissan Platform Swap

Nissan was kind enough to provide us with some time to answer questions about their new Nissan-Chrysler Platform Swap. For those who haven't been following the news, Dodge is going to build the next generation full-size truck for Nissan based on the upcoming Dodge Ram platform. In return, Nissan is going to build a… » 4/16/08 4:00pm 4/16/08 4:00pm

Detroit Auto Show: Jalopnik's Exclusive First Tailgate In 2009 Dodge Ram

We were breaking stories like madmen at Detroit, after our world exclusive drive through Cobo we went to see the 2009 Dodge Ram 1500 to have the world's first tailgate using the awesome new RamBox feature. And who volunteered to down the first bottle? Why that would be Dan Bodene of Chrysler Communications. Drink it… » 1/16/08 5:30pm 1/16/08 5:30pm

Detroit Auto Show: 2009 Dodge Ram Versus 2009 Ford F-150

Since the motoring press is not going to get to get our hands on either the 2009 Dodge Ram or the 2009 Ford F-150 for a while we thought we'd jump the gun and do a comparison based off things we've seen and scraps of info they've told us.

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Detroit Auto Show: Mooo, Cow!

Despite our reveal a few days back — Dodge's now ready to officially reveal the new 2009 Dodge Ram 1500 in a few minutes and we're here live. As we've told you before, the new Ram will be revealed in a few moments amid a stampede of rampaging Texas longhorn steer — as seen above in their holding pen on Congress down… » 1/13/08 10:49am 1/13/08 10:49am

Why Yes, It IS the 2009 Dodge Ram

Oh boy, heads are gonna roll in Auburn Hills. The picture we showed you earlier of what was purported to be the 2009 Dodge Ram? Guess what? It is. How do we know? Well, it came off an official Mopar Accessories web page. Oops! Somebody made a boo-boo! Now the whole world gets to see the new Ram pickup well before the… » 12/09/07 8:45pm 12/09/07 8:45pm

Are You the 2009 Dodge Ram?

This press shot was picked off the SRT Forums, where the poster claims it's the new 2009 Dodge Ram. We've no idea whether or not that's true, but what we do know is that since we didn't have access to embargoed press shots before the unveil expected to come at the Detroit Auto Show in 2008, it certainly wasn't us that… » 12/09/07 10:27am 12/09/07 10:27am

Dodge To Ride Bulls Into Detroit Auto Show For 2009 Ram Reveal

Chrysler makes a champion effort every January to win the Battle of the Unveils at the Detroit Auto Show. In past years we've seen glass-smashing, journalist tar-and-feathering and sending cryptic messages via waterfall to name just a few. And while we're pretty sure Chrysler's winning dominating with the most… » 11/26/07 2:00pm 11/26/07 2:00pm

2009 Dodge Ram Quad Cab

Looks like yet another enterprising amateur spy photographer's happened upon a heavily camouflaged 2009 Dodge Ram hitting the wide open expanses of I-75. We'll just add these shots we received from user "fordchevydodge" on the site all about the Inside News at GM to the ever-expanding list of horned hauler shots we've… » 11/18/07 11:30am 11/18/07 11:30am