Links for Numbers


2017 Chevy HD vs. Ford Super Duty vs. Ram HD: Gold Hitch Awards Towing Review
http://www.tfltruck.com/2017/03/hd-ike-gauntlet/
TFLTruck takes the 2017 diesel duallie offering from Chevy, Ford and Ram up the Ike Gauntlet.
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Type: Published review, Tow report Attributes: Numbers, Dyno results, Video
Year: 2017
Make/Model: Chevrolet 3500DRW; Dodge 3500DRW; Ford F350DRW Engine: Dodge 6.7L I6; Ford 6.7L V8; GM 6.6L V8

2016 Nissan Titan XD Tackles the Texas Truck Showdown Max Towing Tests
http://news.pickuptrucks.com/2016/02/2016-nissan-titan-xd-tackles-the-texas-truck-showdown-max-towing-tests.html
Detailed review of the Titan XD with the 5.0L V8 Cummins.
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Type: Published review Attributes: Numbers, Photos, Dyno results
Year: 2016
Make/Model: Nissan Titan Engine: Nissan 5.0L V8

Texas Truck Showdown 2016: Max Towing Overview - PickupTrucks.com News
http://news.pickuptrucks.com/2016/01/texas-truck-showdown-2016-max-towing-overview.html
PickupTrucks.com takes 5 full size 2016 pickups through acceleration, towing, fuel economy, dyno, and more tests.
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Type: Published review Attributes: Numbers, Photos, Dyno results
Year: 2016
Make/Model: Chevrolet 1500; Dodge 1500; Ford F150; GMC 1500; Toyota Tundra Engine: Dodge 5.7L V8; Ford 3.5L V6 TT; GM 5.3L V8, 6.2L V8; Toyota 5.7L V8

2015 4x4 Challenge: Ram Rebel & Toyota Tundra TRDpro
http://special-reports.pickuptrucks.com/2015-4x4-challenge.html
High and low speed off road test (including Dumont Dunes for high speed sand runs and Big Bear for crawling). "We took the two newest 4x4 half-ton entries, the 2015 Ram 1500 Rebel and the 2015 Toyota Tundra TRD Pro, and matched them in a head-to- ...more
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Type: Published review Attributes: Numbers, Photos
Year: 2015
Make/Model: Dodge 1500; Toyota Tundra Engine: Dodge 5.7L V8; Toyota 5.7L V8

Ford Releases 2015 F-150 Fuel-Economy Numbers - PickupTrucks.com News
http://news.pickuptrucks.com/2014/11/ford-releases-2015-f-150-fuel-economy-numbers.html
Ford releases the new body style 2015 F-150 fuel economy numbers. Comparisons to competitors and the old body style.
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Type: Product announcements Attributes: Numbers
Year: 2015
Make/Model: Ford F150

Comparison: 2015 Ford F-150 vs. Ram 1500 vs. Chevrolet Silverado
http://www.motortrend.com/roadtests/trucks/1501_comparison_2015_ford_f_150_vs_ram_1500_chevrolet_silverado/viewall.html
MotorTrend tests the 2015 full size pickup offerings from Ford, GM and Ram. Includes loaded and unloaded performance results.
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Type: Published review Attributes: Numbers, Photos
Year: 2015
Make/Model: Chevrolet 1500; Dodge 1500; Ford F150 Engine: Dodge 3.0L V6 CRD; Ford 2.7L V6 TT; GM 5.3L V8

Twist and Clout: Inside the Heavy-Duty-Truck Torque War - Feature - Car and Driver
http://www.caranddriver.com/features/twist-and-clout-inside-the-heavy-duty-truck-torque-war-feature
Car & Driver graphs the torque specs for HD pickups over the last 10 years, showing the rise of about 60%.
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Type: Specs Attributes: Numbers Tech Topic: Engine

2004 Diesel Hauler Shootout - Diesel Trucks - Diesel Power Magazine
http://www.dieselpowermag.com/features/0411dpm_2004_diesel_hauler_shootout/viewall.html
Diesel Power Magazine's 2004 comparison review of the three major heavy-duty diesel pickups.
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Type: Published review Attributes: Numbers, Photos
Year: 2004
Make/Model: Chevrolet 2500HD; Dodge 2500; Ford F250 Engine: Dodge 5.9L I6; Ford 6.0L V8; GM 6.6L V8

2005 Ford Super Duty F 250 Review - Diesel Power Magazine
http://www.dieselpowermag.com/features/0508dp_2005_ford_super_duty_f250_review/
Diesel Power's 2005 review of the new 2005 Ford Super Duty 6.0L. They praise the performance, ride, and suspension capability.
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Type: Published review Attributes: Numbers, Photos
Year: 2005
Make/Model: Ford F250 Engine: Ford 6.0L V8

Torque vs. Horsepower - Engine Power Delivery Explained - Hot Rod Magazine
http://www.hotrod.com/techarticles/hrdp_0401_torque_horsepower_guide/viewall.html
A discussion with engine builders on the merits of horsepower, torque, and the area under the power curve.
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Type: Discussion Attributes: Numbers, Upgrade/Aftermarket Tech Topic: Engine

Rocky Mountain Power Test: GMC Sierra Denali 3500HD and Ford F-450 King Ranch
http://news.pickuptrucks.com/2010/09/rocky-mountain-power-test-2011-gmc-sierra-denali-3500hd-and-2011-ford-f-450-king-...
GM and Ford tow in the Colorado high country.
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Type: Published review Attributes: Numbers, Dyno results Make/Model: Chevrolet 3500DRW; Ford F450PU Engine: Ford 6.7L V8; GM 6.6L V8

Test complete video: 2011 Ford F-150 - To EcoBoost or not?
http://news.consumerreports.org/cars/2011/08/test-complete-video-2011-ford-f-150---to-ecoboost-or-not-ecoboost-v6-vs-v8...
Direct comparison of Ecoboost and 5.0L F-150s, including towing and empty performance, mileage, and anectdotal experience. Otherwise identical trucks with the 5.0L and 3.5L engines at the track empty and towing, plus a towing loop test.
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Type: Published review Attributes: Numbers, Video
Year: 2011
Make/Model: Ford F150 Engine: Ford 3.5L V6 TT, 5.0L V8

2012 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 LTZ 4WD Crew Cab vs. 2012 Ford F-250 Super Duty King Ranch 4x4 Crew Cab, 2012 Ram 2500 Laramie Longhorn 4x4 Mega Cab - Comparison Tests - Car and Driver
http://www.caranddriver.com/comparisons/2012-chevrolet-silverado-2500-ltz-4wd-crew-cab-vs-2012-ford-f-250-super-duty-...
Car and Driver tests 3 heavy duty pickups from the usual suspects.
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Type: Published review Attributes: Numbers
Year: 2012
Make/Model: Chevrolet 2500HD; Dodge 2500; Ford F250 Engine: Dodge 6.7L I6; Ford 6.7L V8; GM 6.6L V8

Dyno Charts: Ford F-150 5.0L and SuperDuty 6.2L, at the rear wheels
http://www.ford-trucks.com/forums/1029759-5-0l-vs-6-2l.html
A tuner, 5 Star, posts a dyno chart of an 5.0L F-150 and a 6.2L F-350. The 5.0L shows more rear wheel torque and horsepower, likely due to the driveline losses being much higher in the SuperDuty.
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Type: Specs Attributes: Numbers, Dyno results, Upgrade/Aftermarket Tech Topic: Engine
Year: 2011, 2012
Make/Model: Ford F150, F250, F350 Engine: Ford 5.0L V8, 6.2L V8

Buying advice: 8.1 or duramax?
http://www.rv.net/forum/index.cfm/fuseaction/thread/tid/25500747.cfm
Lots of well thought out responses to the question: "Looking to trade trucks and need more truck account of new trailer and more weight. Numbers on 3500 dually seems to run about the same gas or diesel. Quite a bit of difference in price between the ...more
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Type: Tow report Attributes: Numbers
Year: 2001, 2002, 2003 ... 2005, 2006, 2007
Make/Model: Chevrolet 2500HD, 3500, 3500DRW Engine: GM 6.6L V8, 8.1L V8

2011 Heavy-Duty Hurt Locker - PickupTrucks.com Special Reports
http://special-reports.pickuptrucks.com/2011/08/2011-heavy-duty-hurt-locker-introduction.html
Detailed, accurate, real-world review of the three heaviest duty diesels.
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Type: Published review Attributes: Numbers, Video
Year: 2011, 2012
Make/Model: Dodge 3500DRW; Ford F350DRW; GMC 3500DRW Engine: Dodge 6.7L I6; Ford 6.7L V8; GM 6.6L V8

GVWR & 3/4 ton pickups: easy to exceed, but does it matter? "Guess my truck is not enough. A Cat Scale tale"
http://www.rv.net/forum/index.cfm/fuseaction/thread/tid/25301844.cfm
A nice discussion on the overloaded state of many 2500 series pickups, and the differences between them on the 3500s.
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Type: Discussion Attributes: Numbers Tech Topic: Towing & hauling Make/Model: Chevrolet 2500HD; Dodge 2500; Ford F250

GM 6spd vs 4spd Tranny Chart
http://www.rv.net/forum/index.cfm/fuseaction/thread/tid/25292086/srt/pa/pging/1/page/1.cfm
GM owners discuss towing with the 4L80e 4 speed automatic versus the new 6 speed. Some comments deal with towing with older GM automatics (TH400) that have a very high first gear (2.48:1). Includes a comparison spreadsheet showing the differences.
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Type: Discussion Attributes: Numbers Tech Topic: Towing & hauling
Year: 1991, 1992, 1993 ... 2009, 2010, 2011
Make/Model: Chevrolet 1500, 2500HD, 3500, 3500DRW Engine: GM 5.3L V8, 6.0L V8

2011 Diesel Truck of the Year - Diesel Power Magazine
http://www.dieselpowermag.com/features/1107dp_2011_diesel_truck_of_the_year/index.html
Comparing the latest HD diesels from Ford, GM and Dodge.
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Type: Published review Attributes: Numbers, Dyno results
Year: 2011
Make/Model: Chevrolet 2500HD; Dodge 2500; Ford F250 Engine: Dodge 6.7L I6; Ford 6.7L V8; GM 6.6L V8

2011 5.0L F-150 mileage? - Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums
http://www.ford-trucks.com/forums/1022335-2011-5-0l-f-150-mileage.html
Thread with lots of mileage reports from F150 5.0L owners. The overall consensus seems to be about 16-18 around town, up to 22 highway.
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Type: Drive report Attributes: Numbers Make/Model: Ford F150 Engine: Ford 5.0L V8