2013 Light Duty Challenge
Pickuptrucks.com asked half-ton truck-makers to send them their best 4WD model with 4 doors, 8,500 lbs towing capability, and cost under $45,000. Tested were the Chevy Silverado, Nissan Titan, Ford F-150, Toyota Tundra, Ram 1500 and GMC Sierra.
2012 Ultimate 4x4 Shootout
After our Duel in the Desert challenge in which Mopar's Ram Runner beat the Ford SVT Raptor, we decided to let truck makers offer us their biggest and baddest off-road trucks for our Ultimate 4X4 Shootout. The contestants are the 2012 Ford SVT Raptor, 2012 Nissan Frontier Pro-4X, 2012 Ram Power Wagon ST and 2012 Toyota Tacoma TRD Baja. Each pickup competed in a grueling list of off-road and on-road challenges.
Extreme Traction-Control Test
As part of the 2008 PickupTrucks.com Half-Ton Shootout, PickupTrucks.com put six half-ton pickups from Chevrolet, Dodge, Ford, GMC, Nissan and Toyota through an extreme traction-control test that simulated icy road conditions to find out which trucks had the best traction control. For more information, visit PickupTrucks.com.
Offroad Obstacle Course
As part of the 2008 PickupTrucks.com Half-Ton Shootout, PickupTrucks.com put six half-ton pickups from Chevrolet, Dodge, Ford, GMC, Nissan and Toyota through an offroad obstacle course that included a gravel pit, a 46.6 percent dirt-hill climb and descent, and a telephone pole crawl. For more information, visit PickupTrucks.com.