A blue 2019 Ford F-150 Raptor four-door pickup truck kicks up dust as it drives on dirt in front of a mountain on a cloudy day
Trucks & SUVs

2019 Ford F-150 Raptor Will Show You a Raucous Good Time

The redesigned Ford F-150, with its newly available hybrid powertrain and onboard power generator, was a gamechanger at its release. But we can’t deny the previous generation’s greatness, particularly the Raptor. The 2019 Ford F-150 Raptor isn’t just an off-roading champ: It’s also one of the loudest trucks around. In fact, the 2019 F-150 Raptor …

The 2021 Ford Raptor parked on rocks for display
Trucks & SUVs

The 2021 Ford Raptor Doesn’t Need A V8

Don’t write off the 2021 Ford Raptor just because it doesn’t have a V8 engine. We know the 2021 Ram 1500 TRX has one. Also, the 2022 Ford Raptor R will gain a V8. However, the 2021 model has a ton of power and great features without extra V8 power.  The 2021 Ford Raptor doesn’t …

2021 Ford Ranger Tremor rock crawling
Trucks & SUVs

The 2021 Ford Ranger Tremor Is an Off-Roading Bargain

The 2021 Ford Ranger Tremor is out shaking up trails. As critics put the Ford Ranger Tremor to the test, they are discovering that it’s more capable than they thought. Plus, it’s an off-roading truck that won’t break the bank.  Is the 2021 Ford Ranger Tremor worth buying?  Yes, if you’re on a budget but …

Ford Ranger Raptor being tested in sand
Trucks & SUVs

The Ford Ranger Raptor Was Spotted With a Beefy Bronco

Fans of the Ford Ranger Raptor can take a moment to rejoice. We might be getting the model in America! Spy shots captured an image of the Ford Ranger Raptor being tested with the Ford Bronco, giving us plenty of clues about what to expect.  The Ford Ranger Raptor was spotted in America  According to …

2019 Ford Ranger Raptor
Trucks & SUVs

Why Aren’t the Best Ford Ranger Models Available in the U.S?

What the heck y’all?! Did you know there are cooler Ford Ranger models outside of the United States? Australia, for example, has Ford Ranger models with exterior and interior treatments, performance upgrades, and other features that we can’t have in North America yet.  Why aren’t cooler Ford Ranger trucks in the U.S.?  According to AutoBlog, …

The front passenger side of a yellow and white 1979 Ford F-150 Raptor restomod by Sweet Brothers
Trucks & SUVs

1979 Ford F-150 Raptor Pickup Truck Does Exist, Sort of

Old pickup trucks are cool. Modern technology makes them better. At least that is the message sent out by the Sweet Brothers Restomods. They craftily combined a 1979 Ford F-150 pickup truck and a 2014 Ford Raptor to prove their point. So, in essence, a 1979 Ford Raptor does exist, sort of. The age-old question …

A red 2020 Ford Raptor runs through the desert.
Trucks & SUVs

The 2022 Ford Raptor is Finally Getting a V8

Fans of the Ford Raptor can rejoice. The 2022 Ford Raptor is finally gaining a V8 engine. But will this beefy Ford pickup truck have more power than the 2021 Ram 1500 TRX? Also, having to wait until 2022 to drive it is a bummer.  The 2022 Ford Raptor gains V8 power  According to Torque …

Ford Ranger Roush in sand
Trucks & SUVs

Avoid the Overpriced Ford Ranger Roush Package

You can make your 2020 Ford Ranger look even better and improve its off-roading performance with the Ford Ranger Roush package. However, the package may be a little expensive with more looks to show off instead of actual power.  Is the 2020 Ford Ranger Roush worth buying?  According to the Auto Blog, the Ford Ranger …

2021 Ford F-150 Limited Hybrid
Trucks & SUVs

Here’s What Driving the Ford F-150 Hybrid is Like

The 2021 Ford F-150 Hybrid is finally hitting the streets! Now we can get an idea of how well the Ford PowerBoost Hybrid performs against the gasoline-powered and diesel options. We also get to see how the refreshed interior and tech feel.  The F-150 Hybrid takes a spin around town  The team at AutoBlog got …

silver Super Duty Ford truck in the dirt
Trucks & SUVs

The Ford F-150 Tremor Will Make You Forget the Raptor

The 2021 Ford F-150 Tremor was spotted in the wild, and it’s bringing everything that makes the Super Duty Tremor significant to the F-150. The Ford F-150 Tremor package might make you forget about the new Ford Raptor.  The 2021 Ford F-150 Tremor was spotted  Tim Esterdahl of PickupTruckTalk got a few spy shots of …

A red 2021 Ram 1500 TRX slides through the desert in a big dust cloud
Trucks & SUVs

The Ram 1500 TRX Already Needs More Power

If 702 hp wasn’t enough, the 2021 Ram 1500 TRX has you covered because it could be getting a new, more powerful engine. Ram knows that the new Ford Raptor is coming out, and they’re scared that it will have more horsepower, so they’re already upping the ante.  The 2021 Ram 1500 TRX could become …

A blue 2019 Ford Raptor is powering through on a dirt road.

Owner of New Ford Raptor Surprised by $10,000 Damage In A Day

Hailstorms are annoying. Sometimes, they can even be dangerous and destructive. One 2020 Ford Raptor owner discovered this first hand. He was, of course, very excited to buy his pickup, only to become disheartened by a hailstorm the next day. He and his wife were safe. But, the new Raptor took a beating. The hail …

Dodge Ram 1500 TRX at dusk
Trucks & SUVs

The 2021 Ram 1500 TRX is Great at Trash Talk

Direct and open automaker feuds are a long-standing tradition in the car world – Ferrari vs. Lamborghini, Tesla vs. Lucid, and the tale as old as time, Ford vs. Mopar. Mopar isn’t a term as widely used today as it was in the late 1960s and early 1970s, but the battle for meat-headed muscle is …

Ford F-150 Mil-Spec on display
Trucks & SUVs

How are the Mil-Spec Ford F-150 and Raptor Different?

There is a new off-roading truck entering the game, called the Mil-Spec Ford F-150. It’s different from the Ford Raptor and could rival the Ram 1500 TRX. But like the 2021 Ram 1500 TRX, the Mil-Spec Ford F-150 will come with a high price.  What is the Mil-Spec Ford F-150?  Mil-Spec Automotive builds high-end extra …

Ford Bronco prototype teaser catching air
Automotive News

Is the Ford Bronco Warthog Going Full Dune Buggy?

It’s a bird, it’s a plane….no, wait! It’s the new Ford Bronco prototype catching some serious air! Just when all the hype seemed to settle a little bit, Ford is back to tease us with a more powerful Ford Bronco model that’s in the works. It could be known as the Ford Bronco Warthog. A …

A black Mil-Spec supercharged Intrepid Ford F-150 in a forest
Trucks & SUVs

Mil-Spec Has a 675-Hp Ford F-150 To Take on the Ram 1500 TRX

While the Ram 1500 TRX doesn’t have every advantage over the Ford F-150 Raptor, it’s definitely more powerful. And, unlike the factory Raptor, it has a V8. But, if an automaker doesn’t offer something, there’s usually an aftermarket tuner ready to supply. And looking to take on the Ram TRX is Mil-Spec’s supercharged Ford F-150. …

2019 Ford F-150 Raptor with Fox Live Valve electronic shocks
Trucks & SUVs

The 2021 Ford Raptor Will Offer More Engine Options

Other beefy off-roading trucks, such as the Ram 1500 TRX, only come with one engine option. However. The 2021 Ford Raptor will provide you with two different options. Check out how you can customize your Ford Raptor to have the power you want. The 2021 Ford Raptor may offer two engines Hot off the presses, …

A red 2021 Ram 1500 TRX slides through the desert in a big dust cloud
Trucks & SUVs

How the Ram 1500 TRX Dominates the Ford Raptor

If you’re still having trouble deciding which truck is the best between the RAM 1500 TRX and Ford Raptor, we have a few things to suggest that the RAM 1500 TRX is superior. We don’t mean the fact that it has 702 horsepower. We’re sure you’ve seen that a few times already. Instead, we have …

A red 2021 Ram 1500 TRX slides through the desert in a big dust cloud

Why the Ram 1500 TRX Is Slower Than It Should Be

The Ram 1500 TRX seems to be confusing drivers as to why it’s so slow despite having tons of muscle. But this isn’t a racing truck. It’s an off-roading truck. The 2021 Ram 1500 TRX is designed to tackle off-roading challenges and be upgraded for on pavement performance.  Why is the Ram 1500 TRX slow?  …

Grey-brown 2020 Jeep Gladiator Mojave truck crossing a dune at sunset
Crossover & Midsize

The Jeep Gladiator Mojave Can’t Keep up

In a world where the Ford Raptor and Ram 1500 TRX are battling for the best off-roading truck title, why is the Jeep Gladiator Mojave flying under the radar? Sure, it doesn’t have a dinosaur name, but maybe it doesn’t need one. Let’s see how the 2020 Jeep Gladiator Mojave compares.  Is the Jeep Gladiator …

2021 Ram 1500 TRX front head-on in motion

2021 Ram 1500 TRX Launch Edition Sold Out in 3 Hours

On Monday, August 17th, Ram revealed the new 1500 TRX. The off-road pickup truck has been hotly anticipated for years. It is a variant of the Ram 1500, built as a direct competitor to the Ford Raptor off-road pickup. So, to take advantage of that built-up excitement around the new TRX, Ram also announced that …

2020 two-door Ford Bronco off-roading
Crossover & Midsize

The Ford Bronco Raptor Might Be a Hybrid

Yes, you read that correctly. We said Ford Bronco Raptor. Also, there’s finally been an update as to where the Hybrid Ford Bronco is. If this intro doesn’t have enough meat to hook you, we can throw out another fun fact. The Ford Bronco Hybrid could have up to 450 hp.  The Ford Bronco Raptor …

2021 Ram 1500 TRX front view
Trucks & SUVs

The Ram 1500 TRX Isn’t the Ford Raptor Killer

ROAAAAAAR, it’s a battle of the dinosaurs! The Ram 1500 TRX is here to fight the Ford Raptor. TRX is pronounced like t-rex by the way, so the Ram 1500 TRX can throw up a proper fight against the Ford Raptor off-roading truck. But which one is better?  The Ford Raptor vs. Ram Rebel TRX  …

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Ram Rebel TRX, the Raptor Fighter, to Debut Monday.

The Ford Raptor is one robust, offroading machine. It has pretty much been left on its own for a few years by other manufacturers. But, not anymore. Ram announced a definite date for its new TRX offroading pickup to debut. The Ram TRX’s sole purpose is to outdo the Raptor at its own game, hence …

2019 Ford F-150 Raptor
Trucks & SUVs

What Engine Does the 2019 Ford F-150 Raptor Have?

The Ford F-150 Raptor pickup truck from the 2019 model year may be a thing of the near past, but it’s still ridiculously fun. The Raptor is designed top to bottom, inside and out for running and romping through the desert. It’s one of the most coveted trucks on the market. The modern engine is …

2019 Ford F-150 Raptor with Fox Live Valve electronic shocks
Trucks & SUVs

The 2021 Ford Raptor Borrows Off-Roading Tech From Ram

The 2021 Ford Raptor is getting a suspension upgrade to be better on the pavement and for off-roading. However, it’s borrowing the suspension setup that has been used by the Ram 1500 and other Ram trucks since 2009.  2021 Ford Raptor Updates  The 2021 Ford Raptor is getting a coil-spring suspension in the rear. This …