ICON Thriftmaster First Drive

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There are so many good things about driving a truck from the past. There are styling cues that modern-day fuel economy requirements and modern regulations won’t allow. Things like bench seats, which still exist today but are starting to become…

10 Things You Didn’t Know About Semi Trucks

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The Origin of “Semi” Truckers have a split personality in the public imagination: They’re either invisible knights of the highway known to be ever ready to lend a hand to a stranded motorist, or solidarity-seeking union protesters who block highways,…

2016 Ford F-650/F-750 Super Duty First Look

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If you’re old enough to remember when President Ronald Reagan told Mikhail Gorbachev to “tear down this wall,” you probably also remember Ford Trucks’ advertising slogan, “The Best Never Rest.” Maybe it doesn’t have the staying power of “Built Ford…

Volvo VNL 300 First Drive

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A lot of motivations prompt companies to look for new sources of fuel. As of right now, petroleum-based fuels are great, but the supply is limited. In addition, a large percentage of that fuel supply is controlled by a small…