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Preview: 2014 Ram Chassis Cab trucks designed for easy upfits

Windsor, ON – For 2014, Ram Chassis Cabs will pack a bigger punch with the introduction of a new 6.4-litre V8 gasoline engine. Ram Chassis Cab engineers design trucks for upfits and develop unique features to ease installation of multiple

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Few Canadian drivers familiar with common vehicle safety features

Ottawa – Although consumers identify safety as a priority when purchasing a new car, the majority of Canadians reportedly have limited awareness of how vehicle safety features work. In an effort to change that, the Traffic Injury Research Foundation (TIRF)

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Sustainable materials help to make Ford F-150 pickup environmentally friendly

Ford is showing that pickup trucks can be green by adding rice hulls to the list of sustainable materials used to build F-150. Ford is using plastic that is reinforced with rice hulls – a by-product of rice grain –

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Free lube, oil and filter changes to be provided by GM Canada for two years on 2014 models

Oshawa, ON — GM Canada has announce a new two-year scheduled Lube-Oil-Filter (LOF) maintenance program that will be included with the purchase or lease of all new 2014 model year Chevrolet, Buick and GMC vehicles. General Motors says the Canadian

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GM reveals plan to bring back Chevrolet Colorado and GMC Canyon mid-size pickups

Acme, Mich. – General Motors plans to return to the market with mid-sized pickup trucks in 2014. The mid-size pickup models had been discontinued in 2012 as the company focused its marketing on its full-size pickups. On Aug. 8, 2013, at

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Refreshed 2014 Honda Odyssey minivan features several safety upgrades

The Honda Odyssey minivan has been thoroughly refreshed for 2014 with core safety upgrades, a sharpened exterior styling and a revised interior with a host of new features and technologies designed to make the minivan even better. The 2014 Honda

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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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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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