Tag Archives: trucks

  • Mercedes-Benz Zetros Luxury Expedition Vehicle

    Mercedes-Benz Zetros Luxury Expedition Vehicle

    The next time you find yourself in an extreme, all-terrain situation that might be appropriate for a heavy duty truck, take note of your surroundings, which are likely to be cramped, bare, and uncomfortable. As you rumble over the charred countryside, you might ask yourself if there’s a better way – there is, and it’s […]

  • Nikola One Hybrid Big Rig

    Nikola One Hybrid Big Rig

    One of the usual lines of attack against hybrid or electric vehicles is that they don’t have the power of ones propelled by conventional combustion engines. As technology gets more and more advanced, though, that’s going to become less and less true – and the latest piece of evidence of that is the Nikola One, a hybrid big rig […]

  • Gibbs Amphitrucks: Go All the Way Off-Road Through Water (Photos)

    Gibbs Amphitrucks: Go All the Way Off-Road Through Water (Photos)

    When people talk about “off-road capabilities,” they’re generally referring to hills, sand, or otherwise rough terrain, and not under any circumstances water. But a new line of vehicles from Gibbs is adding water travel to its already impressive list of rugged travel utilities, and it has a cool name to boot – Gibbs Amphitrucks. One […]

  • Mercedes-Benz Future Truck 2025 (Photos)

    Mercedes-Benz Future Truck 2025 (Photos)

    New from Mercedes-Benz, it’s a view of what the future of long-haul trucking might look like ten years from now. The Mercedes-Benz Future Truck 2025 is a concept truck currently being tested by the company, but it reportedly isn’t just a publicity stunt or advertising demo, but a real concept for the Mercedes line of […]

  • Volkswagen Polar Expedition Amarok

    Volkswagen Polar Expedition Amarok

    The 2014 Winter Olympics are starting on February 7th, and one of its sponsors is Volkswagen, who’s springing on the occasion with the Volkswagen Polar Expedition Amarok , a special edition of the Amarok truck specifically for navigating the harsh winter landscape of Sochi, Russia’s home for the games. The Volkswagen Polar Expedition Amarok is […]

  • Ken Block Unveils The RaptorTrax

    Ken Block Unveils The RaptorTrax

    Pro rally driver Ken Block was apparently uninterested in shoveling any snow this winter, so he had his Ford F150 SVT Raptor transformed into the RaptorTrax by Hoonigan Racing Division. They completely eliminated the wheels on the truck, and replaced them with Mattrax, which, in addition to the truck’s new paint job, makes the Ford […]

  • The Icon Thriftmaster: Classic Exterior, Cutting Edge Interior

    The Icon Thriftmaster: Classic Exterior, Cutting Edge Interior

    Some modern-day hot rods tend to follow the reliable formula of looking like something out of American Graffiti on the outside, but having all the convenience of 2013 machinery under the hood. That idea is definitely present with the latest product from custom auto manufacturer Icon, called the Icon Thriftmaster. Despite its early-20th-century outer shell, […]