Tag Archives: Trucks

Here’s Another Electric Semi Cargo Truck Maker You Need To Know

This is Thor ET-One. No. It is not that Thor. This is a semi truck that actually has something in common with the mythical God of Thunder: it is electric too. So, yes, it is an electric semi truck that is destined to go head-to-head with Tesla Semi Electric Cargo Truck. Like Tesla’s, Thor ET-One has 80,000 lbs (36,287 kilograms, or about 40 tons) hauling capacity, but it does not have Tesla claimed 500 miles (805 kilometers) range. Thor Trucks only makes 300 miles (483 kilometers). Continue reading Here’s Another Electric Semi Cargo Truck Maker You Need To Know

Himalaya’s Latest Custom Land Rover Defender 110 Is An Off-road Luxury With 525 Corvette Horsepower

There is no shortage of shops doing excellent jobs in tricking out Land Rover Defender and today, we found out yet another: Himalaya. The Himalaya Spectre 110 Crew Cab Defender is the Land Rover Defender customizer’s latest. One look and you know why it is here on this blog. This thing is an absolute beauty. Himalaya completely reimagined the classic Defender into a Crew Cab pickup truck and like I have said, the results pretty much speak for themselves. Continue reading Himalaya’s Latest Custom Land Rover Defender 110 Is An Off-road Luxury With 525 Corvette Horsepower

Mini Hoonigan Truck Is Adorable And Bad-ass All At The Same Time

Just when we thought Ken Block’s 900+ HP Hoonitruck is just about as cool as a truck, or truck for that matter, can get, a miniature version of the super truck surfaced and boy, am I salivating all over it. Dang it. My keyboard! What you see here is a Mini Hoonigan Truck. As the name implies, it is a mini version of Ken Block’s beast with bed. However, this is not an official Hoonigan’s project; it was the loving creation of one man called Alex Saint. Continue reading Mini Hoonigan Truck Is Adorable And Bad-ass All At The Same Time

Suzuki Had Us Going Ga-Ga With A Jimny Pickup Truck And SUV Concepts

We posted a handful of what if a certain automaker made this and that (like this one HERE). Well, I guess we don’t have to do that for Suzuki because, the Japanese marque already dreamed up some concepts for its all-new compact off-road, the 2019 Suzuki Jimny, and it will bring them to next month’s 2019 Tokyo Auto salon, along with a Suzuki Swift Sports Yellow Rev concept hot hatch. Clearly, the two Jimny concepts had our attention because, Jimny. Continue reading Suzuki Had Us Going Ga-Ga With A Jimny Pickup Truck And SUV Concepts

Russia’s TechnoImpulse Rocket Z SUV Gets You Ready For Zombie Apocalypse

When it comes to no-holds barred and eccentric off-roading vehicles, no one knows it better than the Russians. We have seen pretty mind-blowing contraptions from the amphibious bike to the monster truck-like SUV that is capable of pedaling across water to the 8×8 ATV monstrosity, and today, we saw this: the Rocket Z SUV (designated КРЕЧЕТ Z 210-91 in Russian) from TechnoImpulse, a Russian company that specializes in extreme exploration vehicles. Continue reading Russia’s TechnoImpulse Rocket Z SUV Gets You Ready For Zombie Apocalypse

This Is R1T, Rivian’s Electric Pickup Truck With Supercar Performance

Within the category of electric vehicle, cars are a norm and so are trucks. However, small trucks, like pickup trucks, are still a rarity. Even more rarer is one that has performance in the supercar realm. The Rivian R1T Electric Pickup Truck is the rarity and yup, it has supercar performance too. And the look there is absolutely drool-worthy. It is unlike anything anyone have seen. Continue reading This Is R1T, Rivian’s Electric Pickup Truck With Supercar Performance

Japan’s Red Ladybug Is The Answer To Places Isolated By Natural Disasters

This is Red Ladybug Off-road Fire Truck from Japan’s Morita Group. When it comes to emergency response, no one knows it better than the Japanese. Thus, you can trust Japanese designers to come solutions that will enable first responders to respond the inevitable efficiently. The Red Ladybug is one such solutions. Designed as a multi-purpose first responder vehicle for disasters like earthquake, typhoon, landslide and more, Red Ladybug is highly maneuverable through unforgiving conditions, so that first responders could lend help to places isolated by natural disasters. Continue reading Japan’s Red Ladybug Is The Answer To Places Isolated By Natural Disasters

Here’s A Look At A Safer, Next-Generation Humvee From AM General

34 years old. That’s how old the iconic Humvee is today. If the conflicts over the decades have proven anything, it has proven the vulnerability of this rugged-looking light military transport. The U.S. Department of Defense knew very well and have had asked for an answer. The result was the Oshkosh Defense’s Joint Light Tactical Vehicle, or JLTV. Continue reading Here’s A Look At A Safer, Next-Generation Humvee From AM General

Nissan’s ‘Smokin’ TITAN’ Is Literally A Smoking Pickup Truck

If you love a good tailgating party and BBQ, and also have a thing for pickup trucks, then I am pretty damn sure you are going to dig the Nissan ‘Smokin’ TITAN’ Pickup Truck as much as I do. Unveiled at last month at the 2018 Work Truck Show, this specially modified 2018 Nissan TITAN XD Gas King Cab features a fully-integrated in-truck-bed smoker and a mobile kitchen, complete with a self-contained sink and water system, stove and spice rack. Continue reading Nissan’s ‘Smokin’ TITAN’ Is Literally A Smoking Pickup Truck

Elon Musk Confirms A Tesla Pickup Truck Is In The Pipeline… After Model Y

If you can recall, during the Tesla Semi unveiling event, Tesla also made a surprise (or maybe not…) announcement of the second-generation Tesla Roadster and more crucially, tease something that sets the heart of fans of Tesla and pickup enthusiasts’ heart fluttering. It was a pickup truck. A supersize one, to be exact, shown in a render that had a bed huge enough to swallow a F-150 Supercrew almost whole. Wait. That’s no pickup truck. It’s a truck and if the render was a projection of Elon Musk’s mind, then that thing there is probably of a Unimog class truck. Continue reading Elon Musk Confirms A Tesla Pickup Truck Is In The Pipeline… After Model Y