Ford Ranger

Guy Builds Street Legal Upside Down Truck for $6,000

Mechanic Rick Sullivan spent six months and $6,000 building this upside down truck from the parts of two separate vehicles. The street legal car was …

Man Killed When Pickup Truck Strikes Tree

The single-vehicle crash occurred Saturday morning, police say.<p>EAST MORICHES, NY — An East Moriches man was killed in a Shoreham crash Saturday …


Jeep Scrambler Pickup Rendered In All Its Utilitarian Glory

All the looks of the latest Wrangler with a bed in the back for carrying all your stuff.Next year, a small pickup, reportedly under the Scrambler …


10 Noteworthy Cars Coming Soon

We have our eyes on this promising group of new and redesigned models coming later this year.<p>Although these vehicles may be tempting, we …


The Used Cars We’d Buy Right Now For $10,000

Ten thousand dollars: it won’t get you far with a new car salesman, but in Used Car Land, it’s a fortune. A used car may be your first car or your …


Are Pickup Trucks Becoming the New Family Car?

Pickup truck sales are the hottest they’ve been in a decade, and it’s no wonder: Driving one is no longer a bumpy, jarring experience that you have …

Consumer News

Man driving through Lakewood has windshield shot out, police investigating

LAKEWOOD, Ohio - A driver is lucky to be alive after a bullet ripped through the windshield of his car as he drove through Lakewood last week.<p>“It’s …


Don't Neglect Getting Your Airbags Fixed

It’s the biggest auto recall in U.S. history: 49.5 million airbags from the Takata company installed by 19 automakers, totaling 37 million cars, …

Consumer News

2019 Ford Ranger Wildtrak Spied in the U.S.

<b>What It Is:</b> A new Ford Ranger on U.S. soil that appears to be dressed in the same duds that make up the Ranger Wildtrak model sold in other markets. In spite of its wild name, the Wildtrak isn’t quite as untamed as the upcoming Ranger Raptor, Ford’s off-road-ready Ranger equivalent to the larger …


Invest In The Winners, And This Automaker Is A Winner

GM outperformed the domestic automakers in January.<p>GM outsold more light trucks than Ford.<p>Keep an eye on the Ford Ranger as it may take market share …


#Budget2018: Duty hike to hit vehicle prices

<b>Johannesburg - Motorists will be hit hard by the 2018/2019 budget proposals announced by Minister of Finance Malusi Gigaba on Wednesday, which will</b> …


Could a New Ford Ranger ST Bring Back the Beloved, Defunct Lightning?

If a kid-hauling Ford Edge ST somehow makes sense, then why not a sporty Ranger ST?<p>Ford<p>Pickup truck fans around the country are rejoicing at what's …


Emtee on buying his father a car: It's another dream come true

Emtee has been making major moves since the year began and there's no sign of slowing down the rapper who bought his father a brand new ride this …

Diesel 2019 Ford Ranger Wildtrak caught testing in Michigan

Could a diesel Ranger Wildtrak come to America?<p>When the 2019 Ford Ranger's U.S.-spec model was finally revealed, only one engine was announced to go with it, a gasoline turbocharged 2.3-liter four-cylinder derived from the same engine in the Mustang EcoBoost and Focus RS. We certainly have can't …

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Escapee from Cynthiana captured after Florence traffic stop

A man apprehended in Florence had escape the day before wearing handcuffs and shackles from Harrison County Courthouse.


Mpumalanga police arrest six for farm murder

Six suspects were arrested following a house robbery and murder at a farm in Charl Cilliers, near Secunda, Mpumalanga police said on Monday.<p>The …


"I know it's what she'd have wanted": Dad of crash victim, 9, whose organs saved 4 children explains why law must change

As nine-year-old Keira Ball lay in hospital with fatal injuries, her dad kept thinking about her caring nature and it made him realise what she would …

Empathy | Hunt on for murderers involved in Secunda farm attack

Police are hunting for three men involved in the murder of a 73-year-old man at a farm in Charl Cilliers, near Secunda.


PICS: Three more Limpopo cash-in-transit heist suspects nabbed

GROBLERSDAL - Three more suspects have been arrested in connection with a cash-in-transit heist near Groblersdal on February 12, Limpopo police said …


These 2019 new car models will hit dealerships soon

Looking to buy a new car? Take a test drive of one of these 13 new vehicles.


Detroit Should Beware Making Gas-Guzzlers Great Again

Detroit's auto giants are on the cusp of what looks like a major victory. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is considering making …

Automotive Industry

Roundup: What to expect at the 2018 Canadian International AutoShow

Canadian International AutoShow offers plenty to gawk at as industry goes upscale<p>After years of burbling stock markets and rising real estate prices, consumers have the financial clout to seek and receive German-style luxury.<p>Why there’s plenty of life still left for compact cars<p>What’s not to love …


South Africa’s 12 best cars to buy in 2018

CAR magazine has published its annual 'Top 12 Best Buys' for 2018, a list of vehicles the publication deemed to be the best within their respective …


Trendspotting at the 2018 Dallas Auto Show

Everyone in the car business can sense a seismic shift. The daily march toward an autonomous shared-pod future opens questions of car ownership …


Man Attacks, Tries To Abduct Woman In San Diego County

A woman was injured while fighting off a man who tried to abduct her on Valentine's Day in Warner Springs, authorities said.<p>WARNER SPRINGS, CA – A …


South Africa's Top

<b>With the books closed on 2017, we can finally rank last year's top-selling vehicles in South Africa.</b><p>What was the top-selling passenger vehicle in …

South Africa | #Zexit: Jacob Zuma’s possible retirement cars

‘No more blue-light brigade or luxury German SUVs. What is Jacob Zuma going to drive into retirement?’ asks Lance Branquinho.


Does a Ram Dakota Midsize Pickup Make Sense?

A new Ford Ranger is on the way back to the U.S. market, where Chevrolet and GMC sold a combined 145,102 Colorados and Canyons last year, and still …


One of the World’s Great Wonders Has an Amazing New Hotel

The Awasi Iguazú, a 14-suite lodge close to the mighty Iguazú Falls, is a luxurious game changer for the destination.<p>Oddly enough, it didn't smell …

South America

Ford, Mazda issue “Do Not Drive” warning for light trucks.

COLMA, CA - APRIL 26: Ford Ranger pickups parked on the lot at the Serramonte Ford dealership on April 26, 2011 in Colma, California. Benefiting from …

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