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2020 Nissan Titan Review: Minor Updates Pay Big Dividends for Nissan’s Tweener Truck

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - There was no question the 2016 Nissan Titan was a monumental improvement over the 12 year-old truck it replaced, but it was the truck Nissan should’ve released five years earlier and it showed. Four years later, the refreshed 2020 Nissan Titan boasts a handful of improvements that bring it much closer to competing with segment leaders from Ford, Ram, and Chevrolet.

Does the 2020 Nissan Titan Finally Compete Against the Ford F-150 and Chevy Silverado? (First Drive Review)

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - It’s time to take the new 2020 Nissan Titan for a drive and see how it stacks up against the competition after this thorough update.

Review: The Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD is Good on Paper, But…

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Pros:Diesel engine/10A transmission comboEndless trailering featuresBig payload and towing limitsCons:Gas engine/6A transmission comboStiff ride even for an HDMiddling interiorHow well a vehicle performs on paper depends entirely on which piece of paper you’re looking at. Check the new Chevrolet Silverado HD’s spec sheet, and you’ll see a strongly competitive new truck.

2020 Lincoln Corsair Review: The Sleeper Hit of 2020 SUV of the Year Testing

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Pros:Sharp interior designStrong engine choicesHides Ford roots wellCons:Gets pricey fastGrabby brakesOverly large key fobThe 2020 Lincoln Corsair was the sleeper hit of this year’s SUV of the Year judging. The Corsair (which replaces the MKC) rides on the same new front-drive architecture as the 2020 Ford Escape, but designers and engineers at Lincoln erased any similarities in look or feel.

2020 Cadillac CT5 - Review & Road Test (with video)

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - For those who might not know, CT5 translates to Cadillac compact-luxury-sedan style. Tough competition awaits this American offering, but let's see what Kelley Blue Book's Micah Muzio has to say about it.

2020 Ram 1500 Pros and Cons Review: Ram Returns With an EcoDiesel

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Pros:32 mpg highwayAir suspensionBarn-door tailgate optionCons:Laggy throttleHeavy, slow steeringSquishy brakesCar lovers new to trucks unabashedly love the Ram 1500. Its coil- or air-sprung suspension delivers the truck world’s most carlike ride, and that big vertical screen on fancier models reminds us of the 2013 COTY-winning Tesla Model S.

2019 Ford Ranger Pros and Cons Review: What a Powertrain!

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Pros:Powerful turbo-four engineGreat valueTowing performanceCons:Old architecturePoor interior spaceAging designThe Ford Ranger came back to the US market after an eight-year hiatus, during which it spent time overseas instead of filling the midsize truck gap in the automaker’s North American lineup. Rising popularity of the Toyota Tacoma and Chevrolet Colorado forced Ford’s hand, but instead of developing a truck specifically for North America, Ford simply brought the existing Ranger here.

2020 Porsche 911 Carrera S Pros and Cons Review: The Eternal, Made Better

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Pros:Flexible, responsive powertrainPrecise, communicative chassisSuperbly executed designCons:Video-game shifterShiny black plastic on consolePricey, with expensive optionsFamiliarity breeds contempt: It’s easy to dismiss the 2020 Porsche 911 as … just another 911. But look closer.

2020 GMC Sierra 3500HD Review: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Pros:Powerful diesel V-8Slick-shifting 10-speedClever trailering camerasCons:Half-assed gas V-8Cheap, unsightly interiorSoft, squishy brakesThink carefully before you check the option boxes–otherwise your GMC Sierra HD could be a dud. We sampled the gas and diesel engines at  Truck of the Year, and although one was good and the other bad, both brought plenty of ugly.