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Ford F-150 2.7-Liter EcoBoost V6 Engine Delivers V8 Capability
https://media.ford.com/content/fordmedia/fna/us/en/news/2014/07/22/all-new-ford-f-150-2-7liter-ecoboost-v6-engine-...
Ford 2015 2.7L V6 Ecoboost press release.
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Type: Product announcements
Year: 2015
Engine: Ford 2.7L V6 TT

2015 Ford SuperDuty Press Release
https://media.ford.com/content/fordmedia/fna/us/en/news/2014/03/05/new-2015-ford-f-series-super-duty-will-deliver-best-...
New 2015 Ford F-Series Super Duty Will Deliver Best-in-Class Horsepower, Torque and Towing Capacity Second-generation 6.7-liter Power Stroke® V8 turbo diesel boosts horsepower to a class-leading 440 horsepower; torque to class-leading 860 lb.-ft ...more
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Type: Product announcements
Year: 2015
Make/Model: Ford F250, F350, F350CC, F350DRW, F450CC, F450PU, F550CC Engine: Ford 6.7L V8

What should replace the gas V10? Should it be another V10?
http://www.blueovalforums.com/forums/index.php?/topic/59103-what-should-replace-the-gas-v10-should-it-be-another-v10/
What should replace the V10? Thoughts from Ford observers on applications of future large gas engines in the Class 2 - 7 market.
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Type: Product rumors
Year: 2017
Make/Model: Ford F250 Engine: Ford 6.8L V10

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

2015 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 / 3500 HD Photos and Info - Car and Driver
http://www.caranddriver.com/news/2015-chevrolet-silverado-2500-3500-hd-photos-and-info-news
Car & Driver summarizes what's new with the 2015 Silverado HD.
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Type: Marketing, Infomercials, and Ads
Year: 2015
Make/Model: Chevrolet 2500HD, 3500, 3500DRW

Caught! 2017 Ford Super Duty - Truck Trend
http://www.trucktrend.com/future/spied/163_1403_caught_2017_ford_super_duty_spyshots/
Spyshot and some guesses as to what the expected 2017 SuperDuty redesign might bring. Direct Injection for Gas Engine, 10-Speed Auto Expected Now that the heavy lifting has been done on the development of the 2015 F-150, Ford is turning its ...more
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Type: Product rumors
Year: 2017
Make/Model: Ford F250, F350

Watch the all-new F-150 take on Ram and Silverado in an uphill towing battle. - YouTube
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i1mBaEu-DVU#t=103
Ford-produced tow-off between the new F150 with the little 2.7L TT vs the Ram 1500 EcoDiesel and the Silverado 1500 5.3L.
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Type: Marketing, Infomercials, and Ads
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

Is it Aluminum? 2016 Ford F-450 dually caught in the wild [Spied] | TFLTruck.com
http://www.tfltruck.com/2014/06/2016-ford-f-450-dually-crew-cab-caught-in-the-wild-spied/
Spy shots of a 2016-17 Ford F450 pickup.
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Type: Product rumors
Year: 2017
Make/Model: Ford F450PU

GM Does About-Face on Misleading Payload Ratings, Ford Sees No Issue
http://blog.caranddriver.com/gm-does-about-face-on-misleading-payload-ratings-ford-sees-no-issue/?utm_source=feedburner...
Ford and GM found to be running stripped down models across the scales in an effort to boost paper payload ratings. General Motors has decided to advertise truthful payload weight ratings on all of its 2015 pickups after a recent article by ...more
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Type: Government & Industry
Year: 2015
Make/Model: Chevrolet 3500DRW; Ford F350DRW

How about a 4L Ecoboost V8, now that the 6.2L is dead in the F150 - Ford Motor Company Discussion Forum - Blue Oval Forums
http://www.blueovalforums.com/forums/index.php?/topic/55692-how-about-a-4l-ecoboost-v8-now-that-the-62l-is-dead-in-the-...
Discussion of Ford's future engine plans in the MDT gas market. Includes insider views on the V10's replacement by the 6.2L in the 250/350.
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Type: Product rumors Engine: Ford 6.2L V8, 6.8L V10

Toyota Tundra Set to Receive Cummins Diesel | Vehicles & Technology content from WardsAuto
http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-amp-technology/toyota-tundra-set-receive-cummins-diesel
Toyota is lining up for the 5.0L Cummins diesel, joining Nissan Titan.
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Type: Product rumors
Year: 2015
Make/Model: Toyota Tundra

Ford's bet on F-150 reflects new tech, Mulally's imprint| Reuters
http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/01/13/us-autoshow-detroit-ford-trucks-idUSBREA0C07H20140113
Ford takes a big swing at weight with aluminum and a new high strength steel frame with the 2015 F150. A business-level view of the move and it's ramifications, including: It's conceivable that once these trucks are out that people will perceive ...more
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Type: News
Year: 2015
Make/Model: Ford F150

2015 Ford F-150: Everything You Need to Know - PickupTrucks.com News
http://news.pickuptrucks.com/2014/01/2015-ford-f-150-everything-you-need-to-know.html
Ford announces their 2015 F150 at the Detroit auto show. The link has a series of 7 articles on specifics: Intro: Body and Cab Configurations Design: Exterior and Interior Underhood: Four New Powertrains Underneath: Frame and Suspension Technology ...more
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Type: Product announcements
Year: 2015
Make/Model: Ford F150

Calling out all who had problems with DEF/Emissions - Chevy and GMC Duramax Diesel Forum
http://www.duramaxforum.com/forum/2011-lml-duramax-powertrain/193378-calling-out-all-who-had-problems-def-emissions.html
Long thread collecting owner experiences with DEF in the 2011+ Duramax LML motors. One user suggested some remediation options Yea WileECoyote. I am glad you started this thread. I have learned a lot from it and I am sure others have also. Being ...more
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Type: News Attributes: Upgrade/Aftermarket Tech Topic: Engine, Upgrade/Aftermarket?
Year: 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
Engine: GM 6.6L V8

INTRODUCING THE NEW 2013 RAM HEAVY DUTY TRUCKS
http://www.turbodieselregister.com/articlelive/articles/301/1/INTRODUCING-THE-NEW-2013-RAM-HEAVY-DUTY-TRUCKS/Page1.html
A writeup of the 2012 Texas State Fair product introduction of the 2013 RAM HD pickups.
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Type: Product announcements
Year: 2013
Make/Model: Dodge 2500, 3500, 3500DRW Engine: Dodge 5.9L I6

Toyota Tundra Diesel Undergoing Testing | AutoGuide.com News
http://www.autoguide.com/auto-news/2013/11/toyota-tundra-diesel-undergoing-testing.html
Toyota is rumored to be testing a diesel Tundra, to be released in 2017 concurrent with the new EPA fuel economy rules. Speaking with Tundra chief engineer Mike Sweers, he wouldn’t confirm or deny the reports but did say that the earliest any such ...more
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Type: News
Year: 2017
Make/Model: Toyota Tundra

Press Release: It’s Official: 2014 Silverado and Sierra Deliver Most Power
http://media.gm.com/content/media/us/en/gm/company_info/facilities/powertrain/bedford.detail.html/content/Pages/news/us...
GM's new direct-injected V6 and V8s. They release the HP and torque of the 6.2L, at "420 horsepower (at 5600 rpm) and 460 lb-ft of torque (at 4100 rpm)"
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Type: Product announcements
Year: 2014
Make/Model: Chevrolet 1500 Engine: GM 6.2L V8

Ram Releases Tow Ratings for 2014 Ram 1500 Gas and Diesel V-6 - PickupTrucks.com News
http://news.pickuptrucks.com/2013/07/ram-releases-tow-ratings-for-2014-ram-1500-gas-and-diesel-v-6.html
Short version: maxes 7450 for the V6 gas, 9,200 for the 3.0L CRD. Pickup tow ratings continue to be marketing and not performance driven, though. Of course, tow ratings being what they are with none of half-ton makers fully adhering to the Society ...more
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Type: Government & Industry, Product announcements
Year: 2014
Make/Model: Dodge 1500 Engine: Dodge 3.0L V6 CRD, 3.6L V6

2014 Ram Commercial Chassis Cab 3500/4500/5500: First Look - PickupTrucks.com News
http://news.pickuptrucks.com/2013/06/2014-ram-commercial-chassis-cab-350045005500-first-look.html
Ram upgrades the frame steel (to 50kpsi), adds a 2nd gas engine option in the new truck-spec 6.4L V8, and includes new 2nd fuel tank options, amongst others.
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Type: Product announcements
Year: 2015
Make/Model: Dodge 3500CC, 4500CC, 5500CC