Tuesday, May 17, 2011

2011 Big Three Diesel Truck Shootout: GMC HD - 4-Wheel & Off-Road Magazine

2011 Big Three Diesel Truck Shootout: GMC HD - 4-Wheel & Off-Road Magazine: "As we got to know our pickups, the GMC in many ways became the Goldilocks truck. If the Ford’s spring rates were too soft and the Ram’s too firm, the GMC’s were just right."

Wednesday, May 11, 2011

Behind-the-scenes as Mini returns to WRC - BBC Top Gear

Behind-the-scenes as Mini returns to WRC - BBC Top Gear: "Sebastian Loeb has won the Sardinian stage of the world rally championship. This is now such a regular occurrence, it barely counts as news any more.

So the big talking point in Sardinia this weekend was actually the return of Mini to the WRC after several decades away (as evidenced by that dandy picture above of Kris Meeke airing out his underbody). The car maker had a decent run all the way back in the 60s, and this year has returned with a Prodrive-engineered Countryman John Cooper Works."

Monday, May 9, 2011

Bremach T-Rex - Ultimate Truck - Truck Trend

Bremach T-Rex - Ultimate Truck - Truck Trend: "T-Rex, aka Tyrannosaurus, was a bipedal carnivore with a massive skull balanced by a long, heavy tail. Its forelimbs were small and unusually powerful for their size, and had two clawed digits. Measuring up to 43 feet in length, the T-Rex was one of the largest meat-eating dinosaurs."

Friday, May 6, 2011

Chevrolet Colorado Show Truck - First Look - Motor Trend

Chevrolet Colorado Show Truck - First Look - Motor Trend: "Ahead of its public debut at the Bankgok Auto Show, General Motors has taken the wraps off of the preview version of its next-generation midsize pickup, which has been (not so) imaginatively dubbed the Chevrolet Colorado Show Truck."