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Here's the first paragraph of a great piece from today that we think speaks for itself:

"High fuel prices reducing demand for big pickups, rising fuel economy targets, and last week's Supreme Court Ruling - that the U.S. federal government must use its authority to mandate the reduction of carbon dioxide from automotive exhaust - may be the sticks that prompt General Motors to reward El Camino enthusiasts with a juicy carrot by 2011."

If that — and the clipped illustration to the right — isn't enough to tease you to read the rest over at the site all about the haulers, we've no idea what will.

Future Truck: 2011 Chevrolet El Camino SS []

Over the Back Fence: More on the New El Camino [internal]