If you needed any proof that the 1990s were not the "design decade," cast an eyeball, carefully, on Ford's F-350 Powerstroke concept, now for sale on eBay. Back in 1994, this truck introduced Ford's Power Stroke diesel engine. Now it should probably be killed by compression.
Not all Ford pickups start with "F," even though some of them were Falcon-based. Today, Nice Price or Crack Pipe picks up on the economics of buying a 1962 Ford Econoline pickup.
Ford has announced that the redesigned 2009 F-150 pickup will have best-in-class towing capacity of 11,300 pounds, up 300 pounds from the 2008 model, according to PickupTrucks.com. The weight rating is 500 pounds greater than that found on its nearest competitor, the Toyota Tundra, and marks an important competitive…