We were trying to recruit other top notch teams to run our E4OD transmission. Rob MacCachren was and still is one of the best off road racers of all times. He had just won the Trophy Truck championship with a largely outdated truck. He had a fairly low budget for the time. He was really [...] More »
The time will come when you’ll need to upgrade your tires. It will either be when your stock tires are finally worn out, when the trails you access become too much for your tires to grip on, or when your weather conditions warrant it. Picking the right tire will not only help give your Ford [...] More »
One of our editors here at Ford Truck Enthusiasts used his iPhone to capture the “Built Ford Tough” demonstration you see above. Specifically, the Seattle–Tacoma International Airport employee backed his Super Duty into a Virgin America Airbus A320 to give airline passengers crystal-clear evidence that a Ford truck is tough enough to bring their mornings (and lives) to a screeching halt by grounding a commercial passenger jet. This all happened on a Monday morning following Easter, so maybe we can label this one “Stupidity by Hangover”.
Is it hard to believe that the King Ranch line of trucks has been around for 15 years? How the time flies. In the year 2000, Ford was more likely to start building space shuttle than they were to build an aluminum bodied pickup truck. And yet here we are with a brand new King [...] More »
The Wall Street Journal reports that GM is building their next generation Silverado out of aluminum for 2018. If imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, the guys at Ford must be blushing furiously right now. The potential hassles of switching to aluminum have been well documented at this point, but Ford is probably the [...] More »