Tag Archives: pickup

GM to use carbon fiber in redesigned pickup beds

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by CarSpotter GM plans to use carbon fiber for the beds of its redesigned full-size pickups to improve performance and reduce weight. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

NISSAN: A Nov. high behind crossover, pickup surge

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by Dave Adams Automotive Images U.S. sales at Nissan North America jumped 18 percent to 135,985 in November – a record for the month – behind a surge in light trucks and steady rise in car sales. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Jeep plans optional soft-top on Scrambler pickup

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by GmanViz The Jeep Scrambler – FCA’s planned Wrangler-based pickup – will come with an optional droptop, Automotive News has learned. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Hyundai mulls more crossover, pickup output at U.S. plant, report says

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by Kᵉⁿ Lᵃⁿᵉ Hyundai is considering building the Tucson and Kona crossovers and a planned pickup truck at its sole U.S. factory to help reverse a sales slump, the Seoul Economic Daily reported. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Nissan applies chuckles to big pickup marketing

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by jamssy Nissan’s newest Titan TV ad inserts a belly laugh into the solemn no-nonsense world of advertising big pickups. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Toyota solves its pickup puzzle

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by Lummi Photography The scarcity of Tacomas has allowed competitors such as the Chevrolet Colorado and Honda Ridgeline to cut sharply into Toyot’s market share. A new partnership with Mazda will help. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed