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Preview: 2014 Acura MDX luxury SUV

The all-new 2014 MDX, the third generation of Acura’s seven-passenger luxury performance SUV, is now on sale at Acura dealerships. The new model offers the comfort, connectivity and performance starting at a manufacturer’s suggested retail price (MSRP) of $49,990, a

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Cleaning the interior of your light truck

By Hellen Buttigieg We spend a lot of time in our vehicles, whether it’s going to and from work, carting the kids to various activities or embarking on a road trip. With such busy lifestyles, trucks and cars have become

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Ford F-Series pickup marks 65th birthday

On January 16, 1948, the Ford Motor Company publicly revealed the F-1 pickup, beginning the F-Series legacy of tough trucks. Since 1948, more than 32 million trucks have worn the F-Series badge. These have been the best-selling pickup trucks for

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Toyota and Ford end collaboration on hybrid systems for light trucks

Toyota and Ford have completed their feasibility study for collaboration on the development of a new hybrid system for light trucks and SUVs, which was first announced in August of 2011. As a result, they have agreed to develop hybrid

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Range Rover first-ever SUV to achieve highest APEAL score from JD Power

Ram pickup truck is the highest-ranked non-premium nameplate in 2013 study. Westlake Village, CA – The most appealing vehicles tend to remain on dealer lots for shorter periods, command higher transaction prices, and are more likely to create owner loyalty

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How to spot flood-damaged vehicles

  Hurricanes, cyclones, spring melt and heavy rainstorms can cause major flooding almost anywhere, wreaking havoc in communities, and damaging homes, businesses and property. In a storms’ aftermath, consumers in the market for used light trucks such as pickup trucks,

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2014 Ram pickup’s gas V6 has top tow rating in its segment

Testing results by Chrysler have shows that its 2014 Ram 1500 pickup truck has achieved a new Best-in-Class tow rating for V6 gasoline pickups; as well, the company has revealed the towing capacity for its new EcoDiesel Max. The 2014

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Four Toyota light trucks in top three rankings of their segments

Toronto – According to the J.D. Power and Associates 2013 U.S. Automotive Performance Execution and Layout (APEAL) Study, Five Toyota models, including four light trucks (the Prius v hatchback, and Tacoma, Sequoia, Sienna and RAV4) scored high, placing them in

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Overall ownership cost critical with cargo vans

Toronto – For the fourth consecutive year, a comprehensive report has shown that the Mercedes-Benz Sprinter continues to offer the lowest total cost of ownership in its class in Canada. In addition, the Sprinter also secured the top honour in

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GMC Sierra and Chevrolet Silverado add re-fuelling flexibility with bi-fuel pickups

General Motors’ bi-fuel 2013 Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra 2500 HD extended cab pickup trucks include a compressed natural gas (CNG) capable Vortec 6.0L V8 engine that seamlessly transitions between CNG and gasoline fuel systems. Combined, the trucks offer a

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