Thread of the Day: Is Fuel Economy the Next Full-Size Pickup Battlefront?

by Alex Nishimoto
Motor Trend
July 2, 2012

Full-size pickup truck supremacy has traditionally been fought over areas like power, towing, and durability. But Ford may have sparked a new arms race when it introduced a frugal 3.7-liter V-6 and V-8-rivaling 3.5-liter twin-turbo EcoBoost V-6 in the F-150 line. Now it appears the 2013 Ram 1500 will be offered with its own fuel-sipping V-6 mated to an eight-speed automatic transmission…

In today’s Thread of the Day, we’re wondering: Is fuel economy the next frontier for full-size pickups?

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