2022 Ford F-150 Raptor R: Supercharged V8 pick-up spied alongside Ram 1500 TRX | CarAdvice

Supercharged V8 pick-up caught on camera being benchmarked alongside its cross-town rival, Ram’s TRX. The upcoming, V8-powered 2022 Ford F-150 Raptor R has been spied testing in the US alongside its arch-rival, the new 2021 Ram 1500 TRX. Car makers often purchase competitors’ vehicles to benchmark and compare their new Continue Reading

2021 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LT Trail Boss price and specs: Off-road pick-up priced from $106,990  | CarAdvice

There is a new addition to the booming US pick-up market in Australia. Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LT Trail Boss due in showrooms mid-year. 2021 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LT Trail Boss pricing and specifications Off-road focused pick-up in showrooms between April and June inclusive Lift kit, black wheels, off-road kit headline Continue Reading

Canoo start-up reveals Kombi-inspired electric pick-up | CarAdvice

New electric ute to take on the Tesla Cybertruck, GMC Hummer EV, and Rivian R1T. US electric-car start-up Canoo has revealed a Volkswagen Kombi-inspired ute, set to take on the Tesla Cybertruck, GMC Hummer EV, and Rivian R1T in the increasingly competitive electric pick-up market. Although it is only a concept Continue Reading

Project Cars: 1966 Chevrolet C10 Pickup – Update | CarAdvice

The CarAdvice team reveals what’s hidden away in their sheds and backyards awaiting some TLC. Things have been ticking along smoothly at United Speed Shop with our 1966 Chevrolet C10. As revealed in our introduction, the plan all along was a seriously modernised chassis, proper suspension and steering, a power-worthy Continue Reading

US pick-up sales continue to grow | CarAdvice

Australians continue to gorge themselves on $100,000-plus US pick-ups, as the overall new-car market continues to bounce back. Sales of full-size US pick-ups continue to increase in Australia and show few signs of stopping, official figures reveal. According to national sales data released this week by the Federal Chamber of Continue Reading

Nikola Badger electric pick-up scrapped, GM distances itself from controversial start-up | CarAdvice

The electric vehicle start-up – which has been plagued with accusations of fraud throughout 2020 – has now confirmed its much-hyped Badger pick-up will not go into production. The Nikola Badger all-electric pick-up – which was set to rival the Tesla Cybertruck, Hummer EV, and Rivian R1T – is now Continue Reading

Hummer electric SUV appears just weeks after pick-up debut | CarAdvice

Weeks after the pick-up was revealed, GM has shown off its Hummer SUV in the background of an event. General Motors’ new fully-electric Hummer has shown up in SUV form. While the Hummer pick-up was revealed last month, this is the first time the wagon body has made an appearance Continue Reading

Battery Ram! Electric pick-up coming, says boss – report | CarAdvice

With an all-electric Ford F-150 just around the corner, Ram has committed to a battery-powered pick-up of its own. A fully-electric version of the Ram 1500 pick-up is currently in development, it has been confirmed. Fiat-Chrysler (FCA) boss, Mike Manley, made the announcement during a conference call discussing third-quarter earnings, Continue Reading

Hercules Alpha: The 750kW electric Nissan pick-up | CarAdvice

A startup is planning to launch an electric ute based on the Nissan Titan pick-up, but doubt surrounds the company’s claims. A startup in the US says it is planning an electric pick-up for the American market. Hercules says its electric ute – named the Alpha – will be based Continue Reading

General Motors teases GMC and Cadillac pickup concepts | CarAdvice

The US manufacturer is currently working on two all-electric pickups projects, and its Hummer EV is expected to launch next month. General Motors Design has released renders of potential future pickup truck concept designs online. While the vehicles are meant to be over-the-top – and are not intended for production Continue Reading