Pickup Trucks

Ford Syncs Up Availability of Android Auto, Apple CarPlay Across 2017 Lineup

By Matt Schmitz on July 25, 2016


CARS.COM — As Ford continues a lineup-wide rollout of its latest-generation multimedia system, Sync 3, the automaker is also synchronizing the availability of Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. Ford announced today that almost all 2017 models will be compatible with… Read More

Ford Syncs Up Availability of Android Auto, Apple CarPlay Across 2017 Lineup

By Matt Schmitz on July 25, 2016

CARS.COM — As Ford continues a lineup-wide rollout of its latest-generation multimedia system, Sync 3, the automaker is also synchronizing the availability of Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. Ford announced today that almost all 2017 models will be compatible with… Read More

Recall Alert: 2016 Ford F-150, 2016 Ford Explorer

By Tom Torbjornsen on June 29, 2016

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 5,300 model-year 2016 Ford F-150 pickup trucks manufactured at the Dearborn Assembly Plant in Michigan Feb. 20 through Feb. 25, 2016, and the Kansas City Assembly Plant in Missouri Feb. 17 through Feb. 24, 2016; and… Read More

Recall Alert: 2016 Toyota Camry, Highlander; 2015-2016 Toyota Tundra and Scion FR-S, tC

By Matt Schmitz on June 20, 2016

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 2,500 model-year 2016 Toyota Camry sedans and Highlander SUVs, and model-year 2015-16 Tundra pickup trucks and Scion FR-S and tC coupes, all carrying accessories installed by Southeast Toyota Distributors The Problem: The load carrying capacity modification… Read More

Tailgates Are the New Texas T for Auto Thieves

By Matt Schmitz on June 15, 2016

CARS.COM — In Texas, when someone tells you to watch your tail, you should probably take it literally. According to the latest study by the National Insurance Crime Bureau of the growing phenomenon of tailgate theft from pickup trucks and… Read More

Recall Alert: 8,000 Toyota Hybrids, Minivans, Pickup Trucks, Sedans, SUVs, Wagons

By Tom Torbjornsen on June 13, 2016

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 8,000 model-year 2005-11 Toyota 4Runner, Highlander and Sequoia SUVs and Sienna minivans; 2005-10 Avalon sedans and Tundra pickup trucks; 2006-08 Camry Solara sedans; 2006-11 RAV4 SUVs and Tacoma pickups; 2007-10 FJ Cruiser SUVs; 2009-10 Venza wagons;… Read More

2017 Honda Ridgeline Review

By Bruce Smith on June 10, 2016

CARS.COM — It’s taken a decade but, for those who desire carlike comfort with the functionality and utility of a pickup truck bed, Honda has finally hit the mark with the 2017 Ridgeline. Find out more in my review.… Read More

LoJack Report Shows Smarter Thieves Targeting Pricier Cars

By Matt Schmitz on May 18, 2016

CARS.COM — The downside of being among the top-selling cars is that those models also tend to be among the most stolen. Then again, they're also the most recovered. The stolen-vehicle recovery experts at LoJack just released their seventh annual… Read More

2016 Ram 1500 Review

By Joe Wiesenfelder on May 12, 2016

CARS.COM — Three years since significant drivetrain and chassis upgrades made it a standout, the Ram 1500 full-size half-ton pickup truck has lost ground to more recently redesigned competitors, but it remains a satisfying truck in many ways. Find out… Read More

2017 Honda Ridgeline: First Drive

By Mark Williams on May 11, 2016

CARS.COM — The original Honda Ridgeline was a polarizing, quirky-looking, carlike-driving midsize pickup truck based on a modified Honda Odyssey chassis. The all-new 2017 Honda Ridgeline isn't any less polarizing, but it does have a more traditional design and still… Read More

Recall Alert: 2016-2017 GM Pickup Trucks, SUVs

By Tom Torbjornsen on May 3, 2016

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 5,000 model year 2016-17 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 pickup trucks; and model-year 2016 Cadillac Escalade and Escalade ESV SUVs, Chevrolet Suburban, Tahoe, and GMC Yukon and Yukon XL SUVs, and Sierra pickup trucks The Problem: The front… Read More