Eric Peters: 2017 Toyota Tundra new truck review

Eric Peters: 2017 Toyota Tundra new truck review

By Eric Peters It’s much simpler buying a Japanese 1500 series full-size truck like the Toyota Tundra – and its across-the-street rival, the Nissan Titan (reviewed here). Both come in fewer configurations –  so there’s less confusion – and they only come with V8 engines (the Titan has just one V8 engine). The Big Three […]

Eric Peters: 2017 Ford F250 Super Duty new truck review

Eric Peters: 2017 Ford F250 Super Duty new truck review

By Eric Peters If the Bugatti Veyron “transitioned” into a truck, this might be the result. Instead of 1,000 horsepower, almost 1,000 ft. lbs. of torque. Instead of a 200-plus MPH top speed, the ability to drag around more than 20,000 pounds of trailer. They both have aluminum bodies – but the Ford weighs twice as […]

Eric Peters: 2017 Honda Ridgeline new truck review

Eric Peters: 2017 Honda Ridgeline new truck review

By Eric Peters Everything makes a comeback. The El Camino, for instance. Only today it’s called the Ridgeline – and Chevy doesn’t make it. Honda does. But it’s the same thing, basically: A car with a pick-up bed. Better, in some ways. Because it has four doors instead of just two, no driveline hump dividing […]

Eric Peters: 2016 Nissan Titan XD new truck review

Eric Peters: 2016 Nissan Titan XD new truck review

By Eric Peters Straddling the middle is no easy thing – but that’s what Nissan hopes to do with its new Titan XD. It is tougher – in terms of the beefiness of its frame, the grunt of its engines (including a standard gas V8, with a turbodiesel V8 available optionally) and its ability to […]