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The Hummer-Replacing Oshkosh JLTV Will Run A GM Duramax Diesel V8

The Oshkosh Corporation was just awarded a huge contract by the U.S. military to build the truck that will replace the Hummer, dubbed Joint Light Tactical Vehicle (JLTV). Now we’ve heard JLTV will be powered by Duramax diesel V8 engine and an Allison transmission, just like a Chevy truck. » 8/28/15 8:31pm Yesterday 8:31pm

The Weakest Truck In This Diesel Throwdown Has 1190 LB-FT Of Torque

You may have heard diesel pickups can put down gargantuan power with pretty basic modifications. With fully built engines and watermelon-sized turbos, some these babies are hitting over 2,000 Lb-Ft. Watch ‘em race and squeeze through obstacle courses towing construction equipment! » 7/31/15 3:32pm 7/31/15 3:32pm

Why Did Mazda's Second Prototype Disappear This Weekend?

Mazda originally planned to test out its gas engine in the number 70 car this weekend, but we never really saw that car. It hasn’t been out setting times or doing much of anything. Simply put, it’s not ready for primetime yet, so they’re sticking to the number 07 diesel for now.
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2016 Ram Cummins Diesel Has 900 Freaking LB-FT Of Torque

Ram’s firing shots clear across the bow of the 2015 Ford F-450 and its “best in class” towing claim by juicing the 2016 Ram 3500’s 6.7 Cummins diesel to 900 lb-ft of torque and rating it for 31,210 pounds of towing. That’s about three coconuts over the biggest “comparable” Ford. » 6/22/15 10:00am 6/22/15 10:00am

Bye, Bye, Diesel: Mazda's United SportsCar Prototype Is Getting Gassy

We loved the Mazda6 Diesel race car that started off in Grand Am’s class for alternative fuels. It’s a diesel! So weird and quirky! Yeah! We even loved hearing that the diesel engine would live on in a United SportsCar P2 prototype. Unfortunately, that P2 has just been slow, so it’s time for a gas-powered engine swap.
» 6/19/15 8:00pm 6/19/15 8:00pm

Looks Like Nissan Will Encourage You Modifying The 2016 Titan Diesel

Nissan invited some big names from the pickup truck aftermarket to climb all over the Cummins diesel-powered 2016 Titan XD and measure it for their various accessories. Looks like Nissan’s going to support of you modifying your new truck if you buy it from them. Interesting.
» 5/14/15 7:45pm 5/14/15 7:45pm

Forget A Mercedes Pickup, The Unimog Just Got Even Better Off-Road

The prospect of a mid-sized Mercedes-Benz pickup truck has us speculating wildly. Meanwhile the company's just dialed up the insanity on their already-indefatigable
Unimog with new off-road tech and holy crap... did you know this thing is rated to ford 1.2 meters of water? » 4/06/15 8:15pm 4/06/15 8:15pm

2015 VW Golf SportWagen: The Diesel Manual Wagon Is Alive In America!

For American enthusiasts, no style of car is as coveted and sought-after as the diesel wagon with a manual gearbox. Why can't we have torque, efficiency and room to carry all of our stuff for relatively cheap like the rest of the world? Luckily, we're on the eve of the launch of the new 2015 Golf SportWagen, and it's… » 3/12/15 12:02pm 3/12/15 12:02pm