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Holden VE Ute - Down Under El Camino
Should this be the new El Camino? Posted August 24 2007 04:16 PM by Edward A. Sanchez

Holden, GM's Australian division, just unveiled its new VE Ute range. If that doesn't mean anything to you, just think of it as a modern-day El Camino. Inevitably, the subject of the El Camino raises controversy among...

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Filed under: Opinions, Trend Observations, Truck News , Chevy  | 


Finding Truck Enthusiasts of All Ages
Roger & Me Posted August 24 2007 12:55 PM by Edward A. Sanchez

A few weeks ago, I returned home from the Havoc East show in Bowling Green, Kentucky. Since most of our show coverage is regional and based around the Southern California area, it was a real treat to be able to get out of...

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Filed under: Opinions, Past Events, Trend Observations, Funny Stories, Chevy  | 

Chevy Reveals Official Details on HHR SS
HHR SS - It's Official Posted August 16 2007 10:17 AM by Edward A. Sanchez

Chevrolet has released official details on the 2008 HHR SS, and much of the speculative buzz leading up to its official introduction has been confirmed. The engine will be the 260-horsepower direct-injection turbocharged...

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Filed under: Opinions, Trend Observations, Truck News , Chevy  | 

Van Enthusiasts Invade Truckin' Forums
Vantastic! Posted August 14 2007 01:40 PM by Edward A. Sanchez

As fun as my job is, it's still a job, and at the end of the day, it's still a business, not just merely a charity or club. Consequently, I've been under a lot of pressure lately to increase participation in our new...

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2007 Havoc East Custom Truck Show
Havoc Bound! Posted August 9 2007 05:06 PM by 5569

This time tomorrow, I will be over 1,800 miles away from home, in a land I have heard of but have never personally explored, called Bowling Green, Kentucky, for the 2007 Havoc East Show.

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Filed under: Opinions, Upcoming Truck Events  | 

Will GM Build A Hummer Hybrid?
Hybrid Hummer: How Cute Posted August 9 2007 12:14 PM by Edward A. Sanchez

In the nauseatingly constant coverage of Paris Hilton, the bubbleheaded heiress said she was planning on buying a Hummer Hybrid, to which a GM spokesperson promptly went on record as saying doesn't exist. Perhaps not now....

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Chrysler Group Rolls Out Lifetime Powertrain Warranty
Buying Trust Posted July 30 2007 02:57 PM by Edward A. Sanchez

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. , Jul 26, 2007 - Chrysler today announced that the Company would extend its powertrain warranty from the 3-year/36,000-mile Basic Limited Warranty to a new Lifetime Powertrain Warranty. The...

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Filed under: Opinions, Trend Observations, Truck News , Dodge  | 

GM Claiming 40 percent economy gain for Hybrid SUVs
Big Green Posted July 30 2007 01:41 PM by Edward A. Sanchez

According to a story in USA Today , GM is now claiming up to a 40-percent improvement in fuel economy over its non-hybrid counterparts for its new full-size 2-mode hybrid SUVs. Original projections targeted a 25-percent...

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Filed under: Opinions, Trend Observations, Truck News , Chevy  | 

When I almost bought a truck
What Could Have Been... Posted July 18 2007 12:48 PM by Edward A. Sanchez

It's always interesting to hear peoples' stories about their first vehicle, and how that shaped their enthusiasm for years to come, maybe even a lifetime. As you may have noted in prior blog posts, I don't actually own a...

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2008 Chevy HHR SS
Chevy's Retro Wagonette Gets Pumped Up Posted July 13 2007 04:09 PM by Edward A. Sanchez

ChevyHHR.net leaked a scan of what's supposedly a 2008 model brochure for the Chevy HHR SS. That's right, a Super Sport version of the HHR. Here's what we can gather from squinting our eyes and attempting to read some of...

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Filed under: Opinions, Trend Observations, Truck News , Chevy  | 

A Real Office Space Story
When We're Bored on Fridays... Posted July 13 2007 02:40 PM by Edward A. Sanchez

Fridays are always a good day around the Truckinweb.com offices. Not only do paydays fall on a Friday, it's also when the company provides lunch for us. Today happened to be a double-whammy, lunch and payday. So everyone...

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Filed under: Opinions, Funny Stories  | 

1999 Chevy S10 - Carbon Fiber Housing Projector Headlights
New Headlights for the Dime Posted June 29 2007 03:08 PM by 5569

...a small step in the right direction for my neglected Dime.

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Filed under: Truck Accessories , Chevy  | 

A Not-So-Warm Office Park Welcome
Good Morning to You Too! Posted June 20 2007 12:30 PM by Edward A. Sanchez

With grande corporate-brand coffee in hand, I wheeled into the office parking lot like on any other day. With caffeine coursing through my veins at this hour of the day, I was fully prepared to take on the day with a...

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Chevrolet Colorado V-8
Colorado gets 295hp option for '08 Posted June 13 2007 04:52 PM by Brandan

Autoblog just broke the story that many Chevrolet truck fans have been waiting for. After complaints of not enough towing capacity and power from their compact trucks, GM is gracing the Colorado's engine bay with a V-8.

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Filed under: Truck Parts, Truck News , Chevy  | 

Learning to work with the new Truckinweb.com
The Unlucky 404 Posted June 13 2007 04:51 PM by Edward A. Sanchez

I've generally found that human beings fear change, and face it with an attitude of hostility and mistrust. I am probably no different. There are many occasions when I have reacted to change with the same attitudes.

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