Trucks/pickups http://farmindustrynews.com/taxonomy/term/6421/more en The Great Cell Phone Brush-Off http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/great-cell-phone-brush <div class="node-body blog-body">Team FIN farmer Jeff Ryan gets put to the test on his brush hauling skills for two separate jobs.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/farm-industry-news-blog">Farm Industry News Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/great-cell-phone-brush" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/great-cell-phone-brush#comments Trucks/pickups Transport Farm Industry News Blog Fri, 26 Jun 2015 21:04:00 +0000 79461 at http://farmindustrynews.com Ramping up pickup truck choices http://farmindustrynews.com/truckspickups/ramping-pickup-truck-choices <div class="node-body gallery-body">Chevrolet turns up the heat on the many ways you can get a Silverado, with specialized versions in both light-duty and heavy duty models. The added choices are packages targeted at a range of buyers, from those who like a racier look, to value buyers seeking a specific price point.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/truckspickups/ramping-pickup-truck-choices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/truckspickups/ramping-pickup-truck-choices#comments Trucks/pickups Companies Thu, 04 Jun 2015 10:29:00 +0000 79121 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>The Chevrolet pickup line - both light-duty and heavy-duty lineups - offer a lot of options. The company is upping the ante with special packages for buyers that offer hotter looks, body matching livery and more. The Rally version shown here has dramatic striping, and a host of standard features.</p> Thinking autonomous in a new way http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/thinking-autonomous-new-way <div class="node-body blog-body">Freightliner is the first to license a self-driving commercial truck to operate on a public highway...it still requires a driver in the cab, but on-board systems enhance efficiency, safety and control. The truck pulls together a range of technologies to provide precise control of the machine, even in traffic.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/farm-industry-news-blog">Farm Industry News Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/thinking-autonomous-new-way" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/thinking-autonomous-new-way#comments Trucks/pickups Companies Farm Industry News Blog Mon, 11 May 2015 11:39:00 +0000 78811 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>The new Freightliner Innovation concept truck offers autonomous operation, offering enhanced safety and efficiency on the road. While not commercial, the truck does have a license to operate on public roads in Nevada.</p> Pickup maker aims to create a new class http://farmindustrynews.com/truckspickups/pickup-maker-aims-create-new-class <div class="node-body gallery-body">You've heard of the half-ton pickup and the heavy duty pickup, now Nissan is aiming somewhere in the middle with the XD.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/truckspickups/pickup-maker-aims-create-new-class" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/truckspickups/pickup-maker-aims-create-new-class#comments Trucks/pickups Companies Thu, 19 Mar 2015 12:00:00 +0000 77531 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Nissan is kicking off the second-generation Titan pickup with the Titan XD Crew Cab lineup first. They feature a new Cummins diesel for power.</p> Heavy duty pickups at a glance http://farmindustrynews.com/truckspickups/heavy-duty-pickups-glance <div class="node-body gallery-body">Looking for a real farm work truck in 2015? This gallery of heavy duty models offers insight to specs, features from the big brands.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/truckspickups/heavy-duty-pickups-glance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/truckspickups/heavy-duty-pickups-glance#comments Trucks/pickups Companies Thu, 22 Jan 2015 12:40:00 +0000 75681 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Looking for a heavy duty pickup? The major players are stepping up with plenty of hauling and towing power for 2015. Check out the features these trucks offer for your farm.</p> 2015 Consumer Electronics Show: Your next cab http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/2015-consumer-electronics-show-your-next-cab <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Over the weekend I heard a CBS radio interview with Gary Shapiro, president and CEO of the Consumer Electronics Association, who said one thing that is different with this year&rsquo;s show in Las Vegas is the strong showing of automakers and automotive suppliers. Five car makers displayed their wares this year compared to near to none a decade ago.</p> <p>States Shapiro in an interview: &ldquo;Technology has become more important than horsepower. Consumers are saying, &lsquo;What I have in my home, I want in my car.&rdquo;</p></div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/farm-industry-news-blog">Farm Industry News Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/2015-consumer-electronics-show-your-next-cab" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/2015-consumer-electronics-show-your-next-cab#comments Trucks/pickups Tractors Electronics and digital equipment Tractors Farm Industry News Blog Thu, 08 Jan 2015 18:18:00 +0000 75271 at http://farmindustrynews.com Ford’s new aluminum pickup nears the market http://farmindustrynews.com/truckspickups/ford-s-new-aluminum-pickup-nears-market <div class="node-body gallery-body"><em>UPDATED with more news about an innovative new feature.</em> Announced in January, the 2015 F-150 with its all-aluminum body is nearing dealer showrooms. We roundup 7 things you might want to know, and one bonus for the Super Duty F series in 2017.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/truckspickups/ford-s-new-aluminum-pickup-nears-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/truckspickups/ford-s-new-aluminum-pickup-nears-market#comments Trucks/pickups Companies Wed, 13 Aug 2014 15:12:00 +0000 71971 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Ford makes a statement with an aluminum body F-150 that should be hitting showrooms soon. Catch up on what many are saying about this bold move to cut weight and boost fuel economy.</p> Day 1 of the Shell Rotella SuperRigs http://farmindustrynews.com/truckspickups/day-1-shell-rotella-superrigs <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>The 32nd annual Shell Rotella SuperRigs competition was held at the zMAX Dragway, which is part of Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, N.C., from May 15-17 for the biggest SuperRigs ever.&nbsp; With a theme of &ldquo;Go Big,&rdquo; the event hosted big rigs, over $25,000 in cash and prizes, access to two races at Charlotte Motor Speedway, live concerts and more.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/truckspickups/day-1-shell-rotella-superrigs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/truckspickups/day-1-shell-rotella-superrigs#comments Trucks/pickups "Semi" trailers and tractors Thu, 29 May 2014 16:14:00 +0000 71161 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Shell Lubricants/Conrad Schmidt</p> New heavy duty pickup hits showrooms http://farmindustrynews.com/truckspickups/new-heavy-duty-pickup-hits-showrooms <div class="node-body gallery-body">The Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD and 3500HD make public debut, we share some key features.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/truckspickups/new-heavy-duty-pickup-hits-showrooms" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/truckspickups/new-heavy-duty-pickup-hits-showrooms#comments Trucks/pickups Companies Thu, 15 May 2014 14:22:00 +0000 71021 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Chevrolet has officially launched the new Silverado 2500HD and 3500HD models. Totally redesigned, they offer a range of key features for the farm.</p> Taking the pickup off road http://farmindustrynews.com/truckspickups/taking-pickup-road <div class="node-body gallery-body">Ram was the first to offer four-wheel drive to the consumer market after WWII with the Power Wagon. Check out the latest version of this off-roader.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/truckspickups/taking-pickup-road" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/truckspickups/taking-pickup-road#comments Trucks/pickups Companies Mon, 21 Apr 2014 15:03:00 +0000 70621 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>The newest version of the Ram Power Wagon joins the company line for 2014 with innovative features and capable credentials.</p>