GMC Canyon midsize pickup

Chevy Colorado, GMC Canyon 2.8L Duramax

GM's midsize twins take the segment by storm with a class exclusive Duramax turbodiesel, which has earned EPA rated 31 mpg highway and 22 mpg city fuel economy.

2016 Toyota Tacoma

Toyota Tacoma vs Chevy Colorado, GMC Canyon

How does the category leading Toyota Tacoma stack up against the segment exclusive, 31 mpg Chevrolet Colorado and GMC Canyon? You be the judge...

Aisin A466ND transmission found in Nissan Titan XD

A Closer Look at the Aisin A466ND - Specs & Ratios Inside

Found in the 5.0L Cummins powered Nissan Titan XD, the A466ND has its work cut out.

Ford F-150 diesel

Ford Testing Diesel Powered F-150

Various media outlets are reporting on a recently spied, diesel powered Ford F-150. Ford has supported bringing a diesel to the F-150 lineup, but has yet to fully commit. Evidence suggests that the F-150 will be powered by the company's 3.0L Lion V-6.

VW Jetta TDI emissions problems
Volkswagen, EPA reach partial Settlement in emissions scandal

German automaker Volkswagen shocked the world when it admitted that many of its diesel cars, including popular models such as the Jetta and Passat, were equipped with software designed to cheat emissions testing.

Chevy diesel in snow

Engine Warm up, Cool Down Considerations

Diesel warm up and cool down procedures are as contradictory as they come, especially since there's no universally accepted standard. However, understanding the causes and concerns is the first step to developing a routine in which you're comfortable with.

ULSD label

#1 vs # 2 Diesel Fuel - Diesel Fuel Grades Explained

Overview of diesel fuel grades and when they are used. Learn more about the usage (and availability) of #1, #2, and winterized blends of diesel fuel.

2014 Dodge Ram HD

Torque Wars - Historical Cummins, Power Stroke, Duramax HP, Torque Ratings

Year-by-year comparison of horsepower and torque ratings for all Duramax, Cummins, and Power Stroke diesels.

Ram 1500 with 3.0L EcoDiesel

3.0L EcoDiesel offers Best-in-Class Fuel Economy for Fullsize Ram 1500

The uncontested EcoDiesel maintains the title of best-in-class fuel economy, offering up to 29 miles per gallon on the highway with Ram's HFE variant.

Ram Long Hauler 3500

Ram 3500 Long Hauler - is it too late to become a reality?

Long wheelbase, 6.7L Cummins engine, 160+ gallon diesel fuel capacity, and an Aisin 6 speed automatic transmission; what's not to like about the "Long Hauler" concept from Ram.

Nissan Titan XD

Nissan Titan XD - Identity Crisis, or Class of its own

Nissan's 5.0L Cummins powered Titan XD is without a doubt an alluring diesel option, but does the pickup platform fit into any long standing segment or simply get lost between two categories?

 

 

 

 

 

2017 Ram HD

6.7L Cummins

I-6 Turbodiesel

385 hp @ 2,800 rpm

900 lb-ft @ 1,700 rpm

31,210 lbs max tow

2017 Silverado & Sierra HD

6.6L Duramax L5P

V-8 Turbodiesel

445 hp @ 2,800 rpm

910 lb-ft @ 1,600 rpm

23,300 lbs Max Tow

2017 Ford Super Duty

6.7L Power Stroke

V-8 Turbodiesel

440 hp @ 2,800 rpm

925 lb-ft @ 1,800 rpm

32,500 lbs max tow

6.7L Cummins Turbodiesel Specs 6.6L Duramax LML Specs 6.7L Power Stroke Diesel Specs
Aisin AS69RC Transmission Tech Allison 1000 Transmission Tech 6R140 TorqShift Transmission Tech
Chrysler 68RFE Transmission Tech 6.5L GM Diesel Maintenance Schedule 7.3L Power Stroke Up Pipe Gasket Repair
Dead Pedal? Cummins APPS Replacement 6.5L GM Diesel Lift Pump Diagnostics 6.0L Power Stroke EGR Service
5.9L, 6.7L Cummins Maintenance Schedule 6.6L Duramax Maintenance Schedule Power Stroke Maintenance Schedule