Pickup Trucks

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

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

2016 Honda Civic, Mazda CX-3, Volvo XC90 Earn NHTSA's Top Safety Rating

By Matt Schmitz on May 2, 2016

CARS.COM — The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration announced a new batch of safety ratings for model-year 2016 vehicles today, with the Honda Civic, Mazda CX-3 and Volvo XC90 faring well. All of those vehicles received overall scores of five… Read More

Which Car Seats Can Be Used With Inflatable Seat Belts?

By Jennifer Newman on May 2, 2016

CARS.COM — Inflatable rear seat belts, which were first introduced by Ford for the 2011 model year, have been approved for use by six car-seat manufacturers, but only for some of their child-safety seats. Related: Car Seat Checks These inflatable… Read More

Recall Alert: 2011-2012 Ford F-150 and 2012 Expedition, Mustang, Lincoln Navigator

By Tom Torbjornsen on April 27, 2016

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 184,000 model-year 2011-12 Ford F-150 pickup trucks, model-year 2012 Expedition SUVs and Mustang sports cars, and model-year 2012 Lincoln Navigator SUVs equipped with the 6R80 transmission The Problem: A problem with the output speed sensor on… Read More

2016 Toyota Tacoma Review

By Aaron Bragman on April 27, 2016

Toyota has crafted a solid update to the country’s best-selling midsize truck, but a cramped interior and questionable ergonomics keep it from being the best midsize truck. Find out more in my review.… Read More

Audi Lands Marvel-ous Role in 'Captain America: Civil War'

By Matt Schmitz on April 19, 2016

CARS.COM — "Audi. The brand everyone is chasing." That's the apropos tagline of the Volkswagen luxury division's action-packed cross-promotional TV spot heralding both the arrival of its all-new performance SUV — the 2017 SQ7 — and the premiere of the… Read More

2016 Chevrolet Colorado Video

By Mike Hanley on April 18, 2016

CARS.COM — Chevrolet made a bet on the midsize pickup truck market that some other brands weren't ready to take when it introduced a new Colorado for the 2015 model year. And it's upped the ante for 2016 by offering… Read More