2012 Ford Expedition SUV

2012 Ford Expedition

Ken Freund
January 12, 2012

Ford’s Expedition is one of the few full-size SUVs available which are suitable to carry a large family and tow a heavy trailer. Expedition’s standard 5.4L V8 delivers enough power to tow up to 9,200 pounds when properly equipped. When the road goes from dry to snowy, icy or gravel covered, the available... Read more »

2012 Ram 1500 Pickup

2012 Ford 1500 Airstream

November 1, 2011

The 2012 the Ram 1500 comes with a choice of standard cab, Quad Cab and Crew Cab. Available engines include the 390-hp, 5.7-liter V-8, 310-hp, 4.7-liter V-8 and 215-hp, 3.7-liter V-6 base engine. The Ram 1500 gets the previously offered 545RFE five-speed automatic transmission, upgraded to utilize the... Read more »

GM Investing $275M in Full-Size Pickup Facility

October 28, 2011

General Motors Corp. will invest approximately $275 million to prepare its plant in Fort Wayne, Ind., to build the next generation of Chevrolet and GMC full-size pickup trucks, creating or retaining 150 jobs. The plant, which currently has 3,400 employees on three shifts, builds the Chevrolet Silverado... Read more »

2012 Chevrolet Colorado Pickup

2012 Chevolet Colorado Pickup

Ken Freund
October 3, 2011

For 2012 the Chevrolet Colorado midsize pickup is offered in three body styles; regular, extended and crew cab, plus three different trim levels. Crew cabs come equipped with 5-foot boxes, other models get a 6-foot box. Three engines are available to match your needs. A 2.9-liter four rated 185 horsepower... Read more »

First Drive: Ford F-150 Twin-Turbo EcoBoost

2011 Ford F-150 Twin Turbo Ecoboost Towing the Cruiser RV Fun Finder X-214 WSD

September 13, 2011

Offering no less than four engine choices for a wide variety of fuel economy and performance options, the lineup of 2011 Ford F-150 pickups is impressive. There’s the 302-hp 3.7-liter four-valve Ti-VCT V-6, the 360-hp 5.0-liter four-valve dual-overhead-cam Ti-VCT V-8 and the 411-hp 6.2-liter two-valve... Read more »

2012 Ford F-150 Harley-Davidson Edition

2012 Ford F-150 Harley-Davidson Edition

August 29, 2011

If you like motorcycles and pickup trucks, you’ll probably love the new, limited edition Harley-Davidson F-150 pickup. Ford and Harley-Davidson have produced 10 F-150 models, plus six Super Duty F-250 and F-350 models, and in 2009 a Harley-Davidson F-450 truck. Since the companies teamed up back in... Read more »

2012 Chevrolet Express Vans

2012 Chevrolet Express Van

July 29, 2011

Full-sized vans are often overlooked by towing enthusiasts, but they offer good pulling power, long wheelbases for excellent stability and spacious interiors. Chevrolet’s rear-wheel drive Express vans, available in 1500, 2500 and 3500 versions, provide a rugged and roomy means for transporting... Read more »

Ford SuperCab F-150 and Jay Feather Select X213

July 18, 2011

Buyers in the lightweight trailer arena can be reassured by seeing the Jayco name attached to the new Jay Feather Select X213 trailer. A well-respected company is what you want when you make an RV investment and Jayco delivers the goods. Likewise, a Ford pickup is almost synonymous with RV towing and... Read more »

Dodge Ram 4 x 4 and Heartland Prowler

July 1, 2011

For some, RVing is an adventure in and of itself; a means to escape the monotony of everyday life, to be with family and to experience new and exciting places. For others, RVing is but a vehicle to experience alternate types of adventure, a convenient way to enjoy one’s hobbies, comfortable in the... Read more »

2011 GMC Yukon XL

2011 GMC Yukon XL

June 22, 2011

If you need an SUV that combines seating for up to nine, huge carrying capacity and the ability to tow large trailers, the Yukon may be for you. For 2011 the GMC Yukon XL full-size SUV is available in 1500 and heavy-duty 2500 models, which are available in three trim levels: SLE, SLT and Denali (1500... Read more »

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