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2020 Volkswagen Atlas Tanoak Redesign, Exterior Look, Price


The forthcoming 2020 Volkswagen Atlas Tanoak comes with a high level of expectations. VW’s concept looks promising and now everyone is expecting one astonishing pickup truck to hit the roads. Atlas Tanoak is a mid-size pickup truck that will arrive in one-year time. It offers a stylish appearance and it looks very modern, even from the inside.

Clearly, the truck is based on the Atlas SUV and it will also carry a name of three species. Atlas Tanoak will be the largest model ever that will ride on the famous MQB architecture. This truck will also offer a powerful V6 unit under the bonnet.

2020 Volkswagen Atlas Tanoak side2020 Volkswagen Atlas Tanoak Dimensions and Design

Volkswagen said the arriving truck will be very close to the concept in every possible category. That means the production model will be 214.1 inches long. That is significantly longer than the Atlas SUV model. Interestingly, the 2020 Volkswagen Atlas Tanoak is longer than Honda Ridgeline by 4 inches. On top of that, the truck is 72.6 inches tall and 80.0 inches wide. With such a large dimension, Atlas Tanoak will be the largest model that ever deployed the MQB platform like the Tarok model.

However, Atlas Tanoak will be classified as the mid-size pickup truck. Design-wise, this model will look very stylish. The concept was visible in a crew cab configuration with a shorter bed. We are sure the Volkswagen will offer numerous cab styles. Logically, a truck that is based on an SUV model will surely borrow a thing or two from its sibling. The front fascia comes with a handsome look and standard LED headlight units. The rear end will sport animated taillights and additional LED strips. This truck will ride on a premium 20-inch aluminum wheels.

2020 Volkswagen Atlas Tanoak interiorCabin Looks Futuristic and Techy

The concept didn’t show the cabin. For that reason, we are still unsure about most of the details from the inside. The 2020 Volkswagen Atlas Tanoak will wear the same design language as the Atlas SUV. However, we don’t know if the interior layout will be the same. Whatsoever, we can expect a lot of illuminated features and very modern ambient lighting. As you probably know, the ambient lighting will change the color, depending on the driving mode you opt for.

The infotainment system will be all-new and it will come with a large display. Some of the parts will look very traditional but some parts will surely look futuristic. German automaker likes to combine these two and add a high level of comfort. The cabin will host high-quality materials, no doubt about it. However, leather upholstery and similar premium amenities will be optional. There will be room for five passengers.

2020 Volkswagen Atlas Tanoak front 2020 Volkswagen Atlas Tanoak Engine

No surprises under the hood as the 2020 Volkswagen Atlas Tanoak will borrow the engine from its SUV predecessor. That means the truck will ride on a 3.6-liter V6 and it will be the only engine option.

Powerful V6 is producing up to 276 horsepower and 266 lb-ft of torque. It comes with an 8-speed automatic gearbox and the optional 4Motion all-wheel-drive system. The mid-size truck will offer numerous driving modes, which includes modes for snow, mud, sand, and rain. Arriving pickup truck will reach from 0 to 60 mph in 8.5 seconds. It will be interesting to see the fuel economy rating. Stay tuned.

2020 Volkswagen Atlas Tanoak rearPrice and Release Date

Besides the fuel economy rating and interior details, price is another mystery. The 2020 Volkswagen Atlas Tanoak won’t start below $30,000 according to some reports. The mid-size pickup truck will hit the dealerships in the first quarter of 2020.

2021 Nissan Frontier Is Coming In September 2020


Frontier pickup truck is ready for an overhaul and will look to rival more established rivals. The forthcoming 2021 Nissan Frontier will get a futuristic appearance, new transmission, and a new pair of engines. The platform will remain, along with the affordable price. Interestingly, Frontier became Nissan best-selling truck over the night.

It outsold Titan truck and will now look to rival competitors from Jeep and Ford. The mid-size truck segment is heating up and Nissan will have to do a great job in order to compete. New Frontier or also called on selected markets Nissan Navara or Nissan NP300 will most likely arrive in September 2020.

2021 Nissan Frontier side2021 Nissan Frontier Will Get Significant Changes

The mid-size pickup truck will get a futuristic styling. Not many details are available at the moment, but Nissan did confirm a redesign. On top of that, the 2021 Nissan Frontier will grow in size. On top of that, Frontier won’t use new Navara’s platform. Frontier will continue to ride on the existing underpinnings but it will suffer small modifications.

The platform will remain the same in terms of using leaf springs for the rear axle. The exterior will look aggressive and both ends will get significant changes. However, we expect this model to continue with standard 16-inch alloy wheels. Both the grille and headlights will be all-new, along with the taillights. Also, Nissan will introduce new exterior paints.

2021 Nissan Frontier interiorInterior To Offers High Level of Comfort

From the inside, the 2021 Nissan Frontier will get new interior design. The cabin will look subtle and more modern than before. Nissan will most likely borrow some stuff from other company’s models, especially SUVs. The layout will be all-new and we expect a higher level of comfort. On top of that, Nissan promised more practical interior.

We are still not sure which cab configurations will be in the offer. However, King Cab and Crew Cab models are certain. Leather seats will remain optional, along with some other premium amenities. On the other hand, Nissan will focus on the base trim level that will look more upscale than the current model.

Powertrain Changes

The Japanese automaker will offer a new V6 engine. This engine won’t be optional, it will replace the existing 4.0-liter V6. The current engine offers a 5-speed automatic transmission.

However, new V6 will arrive with a 7-speed automatic gearbox. And while the current Frontier is producing 265 HP, the 2021 Nissan Frontier will provide 300 HP.

Towing Capacity and Fuel Rating

New powertrain will also provide a better tow rating, better than the current 6,500 pounds. Also, increased fuel economy rating is another huge plus. With new styling, new engine, and transmission, Frontier is definitely ready for the bigger stage.

2021 Nissan Frontier rear 2021 Nissan Frontier Price and Release Date

One thing that helps Frontier to manage such great sales is its affordable price. Whatsoever, Frontier is the only truck in the mid-size segment that costs below $30,000. The average price for this segment is 32,000.

Now, the 2021 Nissan Frontier will cost slightly higher, but still below $30,000. This pickup will hit the markets in September 2020. It will look to compete with established rivals such as Ford Ranger and new Jeep Gladiator.

2020 Ford F-600 Is More Strong And Durable


The upcoming 2020 Ford F-600 will be something completely new in the heavy-duty segment. This model will be redesigned and it will introduce a more powerful engine. After its debut at the Work Truck Show in Indianapolis, some details are much clearer.

This truck will slot between F-550 and F-650 models. Whatsoever, F-600 will feature the same cab configurations as the F-550 model. In order to stay competitive, Blue Oval will introduce a Class 6 chassis cab which will bring more capabilities than before.

2020 Ford F-600

2020 Ford F-600 Looks Aggressive

The new model will introduce a very attractive and more aggressive design. The 2020 Ford F-600 looks bolder and stronger than the rest of its rivals. Dimensionally, this truck is the same size as the F-550 model.

Whatsoever, this model is available only in chassis cab configuration. This commercial truck will look very robust, but some parts are very appealing. For instance, the front end looks very attractive. It comes with modern features such as LED headlights and the grille with more chrome accents.

2020 Ford F-600 interior

Interior Offers Modern Features

The all-new 2020 Ford F-600 comes with a stylish cabin. The interior is equipped with modern features and safety rating is very good. Ford is working hard to improve the level of comfort on all of its vehicles. That includes the pickup trucks as well. Also, the Blue Oval will look to introduce more technologies from the inside.

For that reason, features like Ford Data Services and Ford Telematics are included. Optionally, F-600 comes with the LTE Wi-Fi hotspot that can support up to ten devices at once. Updated SYNC3 infotainment system comes with a standard 8-inch touchscreen.

The F-600 model will borrow all of the driver-assistance features from the Transit and Transit Connect models. That includes systems such as hill start assist, automatic headlights, and traction control. On the other hand, lane departure warning, adaptive cruise control, and stability control will be optional.

2020 Ford F-600 side

Engine Specs

Latest reports are suggesting a powerful 7.3-liter V8 gasoline engine under the hood of the new 2020 Ford F-600. The Super Duty truck will produce up to 400 horses with the standard unit. And while exact engine specifications are not available, this engine will surely deliver a high level of torque.

Optionally, a 6.7-liter Power Stroke engine is available as well. This turbodiesel engine will get a new 10-speed automatic transmission.


The Super Duty truck will tow up to 22,000 pounds. This is actually great towing capacity but Ram’s Heavy Duty lineup can tow up to 35,000 pounds. As we mentioned, exact truck details are not available yet. For that reason, we still think the Ford has an ace up the sleeve. The 2020 Ford F-600 will surely deliver better-towing capacity with the optional diesel unit.

2020 Ford F-600 side look

2020 Ford F-600 Price and Release Date

Exact pricing details are still not available. However, this Super Duty truck will start below the F-650 model, no doubt about it. The price will be closer to the F-550 model or slightly higher. The upcoming 2020 Ford F-600 will go on sale at the beginning of 2020.

2020 Volkswagen Tarok Rides On The Same MQB Platform As The Tanoak Pickup


Volkswagen announced its newest Tarok model. It is a compact pickup truck that is already in the production. Tarok will arrive in the last quarter of 2019. Pickup is based on the concept that also carries the name “Tarok”. The 2020 Volkswagen Tarok will look very close to the concept. However, this model is still uncertain for the North American market.

However, automotive giant certainly has big plans for the Tarok. After all, Volkswagen presented the Atlas-based Tanoak concept at the New York Auto Show. Clearly, VW wants to compete at the biggest pickup truck market on the globe. For that reason, we can expect Tarok in the U.S. in the near future.

2020 Volkswagen Tarok side

2020 Volkswagen Tarok Looks Sleek and Sporty

Interestingly, the 2020 Volkswagen Tarok rides on the same MQB platform as the Tanoak pickup model. However, Tarok is dimensionally smaller. Tanoak’s size is closer to the Ranger and Gladiator trucks. On the other hand, Tarok is a compact pickup truck. The bed is 47.5 inches long. That is the smallest bed in the United States.

When it comes to exterior design, Volkswagen promised the same design as on the concept. Of course, that will hardly happen. Tarok won’t feature LED accents up front, surely. The pickup will look handsome and it comes with a Targa-inspired roof bar. The front fascia looks sleek and sporty. To the sides, Tarok looks way too long and low for a regular pickup. Only a four-door variant will be in the offer.

2020 Volkswagen Tarok interior

Interior Is Unique

We don’t know anything about the interior design, except the concept. However, Volkswagen said the cabin design will be the same as the concept’s interior. Interestingly, Tarok’s cabin won’t be anywhere near the same as the Tanoak’s cabin. Volkswagen will provide a fully digital gauge cluster. We don’t like the smaller infotainment screen. The rest of the competition is offering significantly larger units.

Two-Tone leather upholstery will be optional as well, something we can’t see in the pickup truck segment. Also, leather materials can be found on the dash and door panels. The 2020 Volkswagen Tarok will be very practical. You can fold the rear seats which will provide enough space for a surfboard, easily. The cabin will be very comfortable and modern. However, it is a compact pickup truck, so don’t expect generous legroom.

2020 Volkswagen Tarok seats

Powertrain Performance

Volkswagen mentioned only one engine. It is a 1.4-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine. This engine comes with a 6-speed automatic transmission and optional 4Motion all-wheel-drive setup. The gasoline engine is providing 150 horsepower and it drinks pure E100 ethanol.

On the other hand, the diesel engine will be optional. A 2.0-liter TDI could be in the offer. This engine meets all of the regulations in Europe and South America. However, if an automaker wants to launch 2020 Volkswagen Tarok in the United States, a more powerful engine is a must.

2020 Volkswagen Tarok rear

2020 Volkswagen Tarok Price and Release Date

The price of the all-new 2020 Volkswagen Tarok is not available right now. However, this pickup truck will look to compete with Fiat Toro. Toro is priced at $28,000 so we can expect a similar price from VW Tarok model.

This pickup will arrive in the last quarter of 2019. The U.S. model is still uncertain. Besides that, Volkswagen will look to deliver a Tanoak and Atlas models as well.

2020 Chevy Silverado 3500HD Revealed, New Photos, First Look


New 2020 Chevy Silverado 3500HD is almost here. We practically have all of the information about the upcoming model. The heavy-duty pickup truck will get numerous upgrades. Exterior will look more attractive and the interior looks stylish.

Some significant changes are happening. However, the most significant will be the all-new V8 engine and new transmission. According to Chevrolet, the upcoming model will definitely be the best one so far. Some details are still not available, but the most important details are already here.

2020 Chevy Silverado 3500HD front

2020 Chevy Silverado 3500HD Exterior

The new pickup truck will deliver a more eye-pleasing and polarizing look. And while everyone thought that the heavy-duty model will be based on the Silverado 1500, Chevy did the opposite. According to Chevrolet, the new model will share only the roof design with the current Silverado 1500. The 2020 Chevy Silverado 3500HD will get a new and larger mesh grille.

Chevrolet’s lettering sits in the middle of the grille. That means the famous “bowtie” logo is gone. Hood is more chiseled and it offers a more subtle approach. Also, more chrome trims are visible. The rear end now offers a step that integrates into the bumper. In that way, accessing the bed will be a lot easier now. The design looks unique and more attractive, no doubt about it.

2020 Chevy Silverado 3500HD interior

Interior Refreshment

Latest spy shots didn’t show any interior details. However, most of the interior specs are available now. The 2020 Chevy Silverado 3500HD will host a similar cabin as the previous model. Whatsoever, some parts of the cabin are borrowed from the Silverado 1500 light-duty pickup. It is one of the best interior designs in the heavy-duty segment. Whatsoever, the interior has become outdated and the last refreshment happened in 2014.

Now, the interior looks fresh and modern. The stylish cabin offers great comfort and a lot of standard features. Larger infotainment display sits in the middle of the center stack. HVAC vents are larger and the steering wheel looks more modern. According to Chevrolet, the 3500HD model will offer three extra inches of legroom in the second and third row. However, extra legroom will happen only inside the crew cab models.

2020 Chevy Silverado 3500HD seats

2020 Chevy Silverado 3500HD Engine

Under the hood, engine lineup is a little different than before. The 2020 Chevy Silverado 3500HD will get an all-new V8 engine. Gasoline unit will arrive with a direct injection system and the all-new 10-speed automatic transmission. However, Bowtie automaker is silent on further engine details. Besides that, a 6.0-liter V8 gasoline unit remains standard and it delivers 400 HP and 465 lb-ft of torque.

It offers a 6-speed automatic transmission. Optionally, a 6.6-liter V8 is once again in the offer. This turbodiesel engine generates 450 horsepower and 910 lb-ft of torque. Interestingly, the turbodiesel variant will be most likely paired with a new gearbox. Speaking of diesel engine, Chevrolet said something about increasing the level of torque.

2020 Chevy Silverado 3500HD engine

Price and Release Date

The upcoming 2020 Chevy Silverado 3500HD will get a price increase. Whatsoever, the new model will now cost over $30,000. Thanks to numerous trim levels, this pickup truck could cost over $55,000. The sales will start in the second half of 2019, most likely this fall.

2021 Nissan Navara: Redesign, Rumors, Hybrid Engine


The all-new 2021 Nissan Navara will be produced in South Africa. Obviously, Nissan set its sights far beyond Asian and North American markets. Navara model is basically the same as the Nissan Frontier model. Now, new Navara will be produced in South Africa as well. The goal is to double current sales.

For that reason, the 2021 Navara will get further upgrades and changes. The exterior will look aggressive and stylish. Navara will offer a very modern and comfortable cabin. Under the bonnet, midsize pickup will arrive with gasoline and diesel engine options. Also, you can count on plenty of optional packages and numerous trim levels.

2021 Nissan Navara front

2021 Nissan Navara Exterior Upgrades

New 2021 Nissan Navara pickup will get plenty of upgrades from the outside. The front part now comes with a trapezoidal grille and it will feature more chrome accents. LED headlights are staying intact and the bumper is both bolder and wider. The hood also remains attractive and the new optional 18-inch wheels are available. Also, new Navara will be lighter than its predecessor.

Aerodynamics will be additionally improved so we can expect slightly better fuel economy rating. Some reports are suggesting dimensional changes but that is unlikely to happen right now. Interestingly, Navara is the same as the Frontier model. On top of that, both pickups are closely related to the Pathfinder model. For that reason, we can expect similar styling cues and off-road packages. Whatsoever, Navara offers a Pro-4X and Desert Runner models. Also, Navara will be available in both two and four-door body styles.

2021 Nissan Navara interior look

Cabin Design and Layout

From the inside, new Navara will be more modern than the current model. We don’t expect significant interior changes. Cabin design and layout should largely remain. We can expect slightly fewer buttons and the interior will be more practical. Comfort is great, especially in the upper trim levels. The dashboard will be slightly redesigned and it will look more stylish.

The cabin will sport more chrome materials. The interior room will remain but on the other hand, the 2021 Nissan Navara already offers plenty of cabin space. Cloth upholstery will remain standard and we can expect more upscale materials on the door panels and around the dash. Infotainment system and some other systems will surely get an update.

2021 Nissan Navara interior

2021 Nissan Navara Engine

The upcoming 2021 Nissan Navara offers two drivetrain choices. A 2.3-liter diesel unit is producing up to 210 horsepower and 350 lb-ft of torque.

From now on, a 2.5-liter gasoline engine is available as well. This engine will produce more horses but it will also deliver smaller torque figures.

Hybrid Rumors

However, the biggest news is a hybrid drivetrain. Navara will probably use a 3.0-liter gasoline engine coupled with an electric motor and a battery pack. Navara Hybrid will generate up to 300 HP and 320 lb-ft of torque. Also, one can expect astonishing mileage figures.

2021 Nissan Navara engine

Price and Release Date

The arriving pickup truck will cost higher than the current model. That means the 2021 Nissan Navara will start at around $27,000. The hybrid model will cost $33,000 and upper trims over $40,000.

As we mentioned, the Navara model will be produced in South Africa. Knowing that the pickup will be sold globally. Customers in the United States can find the Navara model under the name “Nissan Frontier”. The 2021 Navara will hit the dealerships later in 2020.

2020 Ford F-450 Specs, Release Date, Price


The 2020 Ford F-450 is a versatile and extremely reliable pickup truck. Ford’s Super Duty lineup is coming with further upgrades and F-450 will be no different. In order to stay competitive, Blue Oval will provide visible upgrades. Whatsoever, new F-450 pickup will look closer to the F-150 light-duty model.

Something both Dodge Ram and General Motors are already deploying to its heavy-duty lineup. Most of the changes are not visible, but first spy shots are available. Furthermore, mechanical changes are possible for the next model. That includes both the new engine and new transmission. From the inside, the 2020 F-450 will gain minor updates.

2020 Ford F-450 front

2020 Ford F-450 Redesign

Whole Super Duty lineup will look to replicate F-150’s design. The goal is to deliver an attractive pickup truck and Ford is making it happen. The 2020 Ford F-450 was spotted on the road testing. First spy shots are the proof of the latest speculations. F-450 will get a facelift. On the other hand, a number of changes are still far from a “so-called” redesign.

2020 Ford F-450

Knowing that Blue Oval will opt for the more open grille with large Ford’s badge in the middle. New LED headlights are available as well. At the back, taillights are looking more sculpted and are providing more modern appearance. F-450 will arrive in numerous trim levels and body styles, as always before. The specific trim level will largely determine the look of the vehicle and its level of luxury. According to the latest spy photos, dimensions will remain.

2020 Ford F-450 interior

Interior Offers Great Comfort

The upcoming 2020 Ford F-450 pickup comes with great interior design. The cabin offers great comfort and it looks modern. However, new spy photos are not showing any interior changes. On the other hand, upgrades will surely happen. At least in the technology department.

That includes the update of the infotainment system and probably Co-Pilot 360 safety system. Interior layout and overall cabin design will surely remain. Upper trims are available with standard leather upholstery and further premium features and amenities.]

2020 Ford F-450 side

2020 Ford F-450 Powertrain

This is perhaps the most interesting part. According to latest rumors, the 2020 Ford F-450 could arrive with an all-new powertrain. But first, a 6.2-liter Hemi V8 will remain standard engine option.

This unit is delivering 385 horses and 430 lb-ft of torque. Optionally, you can opt for the 6.7-liter Power Stroke. The diesel engine is rated at 450 HP and 930 lb-ft of torque. However, a standard V8 engine could be replaced with a new 7.0-liter V8.

This unit will produce slightly less power but it will be more fuel efficient. Besides the new engine, a new 10-speed automatic transmission is rumored as well.

2020 Ford F-450 rear

Price and Release Date

Exact pricing details are not available yet. However, Blue Oval automaker will surely keep the existing price. That means the forthcoming 2020 Ford F-450 will start at $46,000.

If you are looking for a luxurious workhorse, the Platinum model is priced at over $70,000. This Super Duty pickup truck will hit the dealerships in the second half of 2020.

Skoda Kodiaq Pickup and RS Variant Could Soon Become Reality


Skoda Kodiaq Pickup is still an idea that is present for a couple of years. However, the idea could become a reality in 2020. According to the latest speculations, Czech automaker is working on its newest model. Unfortunately, none of the Skoda’s concept has reached the production so far.

Interestingly, Skoda had a pickup truck in its respective lineup two decades ago. The best part about the arriving pickup is that it will be based on the Kodiaq RS SUV. It will look sporty and aggressive. Under the hood, we expect a 2.0-liter turbo engine that will produce almost 250 horsepower. Kodiaq Pickup based on the Kodiaq RS SUV is similar to the Ford’s Raptor variant in so many ways.

Skoda Kodiaq Pickup RSSkoda Kodiaq Pickup Exterior Will Be Sporty and Aggressive

The exterior design of the all-new Skoda Kodiaq Pickup looks simply amazing. Of course, it is still speculation, but new renderings are helping us to realize how could this model could be. According to numerous reports, Kodiaq will arrive as a mid-size pickup truck. It looks fun, sporty and aggressive. And while based on the SUV model, pickup will be more rugged, logically.

The bed isn’t that look, at least not on the renderings. Almost all of the design elements are the same as on the SUV model. That includes the same taillights, character lines, and even the side panels. Wheels are larger, but not significantly. Unfortunately, the front part is not visible on the rendering photos. However, the Kodiaq RS SUV comes with the gloss-black grille and sporty bumpers. We can expect the same elements on the pickup model.

Skoda Kodiaq Pickup RS interiorInterior To Be Based On the RS SUV Model

The interior details are not available. However, Skoda Kodiaq Pickup will be based on the RS SUV model. That means the pickup variant will get plenty of sportiness. Alcantara seats and the red diamond-cross stitching is a must. The contrast stitching will be on the dash, doors, and seats.

Also, a flat-bottom steering wheel will be in the offer. Expect plenty of carbon-fiber materials and the stainless steel pedal. The instrument cluster will be very modern and pickup model will get a new Sport mode. The interior room will be generous, just like on the SUV model. Unfortunately, we still have to wait for the official details.

Skoda Kodiaq Pickup RS seats Skoda Kodiaq Pickup Powertrain Details

The all-new Skoda Kodiaq Pickup will have to offer at least two powertrain options. The first one will be the same engine that powers the Kodiaq RS SUV. That means a 2.0-liter twin-turbo diesel engine will be standard. This unit provides 240 horsepower and 370 lb-ft of torque. Moreover, the engine is mated to a 7-speed automatic transmission.

The all-wheel-drive configuration will probably be optional. Also, the engine comes with a new adaptive Dynamic Chassis Control. Kodiaq Pickup will arrive with numerous driving modes. That includes modes such as Eco, Comfort, Normal, Sport, Individual and Snow. Optional engine will have to be a powerful V6 gasoline engine. There are so many rumors about the possible gasoline output at the moment.

Skoda Kodiaq Pickup RS enginePrice and Release Date

There is no word about the pricing yet. However, new Skoda Kodiaq Pickup will surely cost slightly above the SUV model. Further details are expected in the second half of 2019. If the idea becomes a reality, we can expect this model in a two-year time.

2020 Fiat Toro Revealed, First Look, New Photos


Fiat will look to expand its pickup truck lineup. However, the company won’t introduce the all-new model. As a matter of fact, the existing Toro model will start with sale globally. The 2020 Fiat Toro will depart little from the current model. Current Toro is available in Brazil only, and in Colombia, it carries the name “Ram 1000”. Toro will arrive as a four-door model with a room for five passengers.

It offers a great level of utility and is affordable. Also, the pickup truck will offer two powertrain options.

2020 Fiat Toro front

2020 Fiat Toro Front Is Completely Redesigned

The upcoming 2020 Fiat Toro is a very popular model in South America, specifically in Brazil. However, global Toro model will slightly depart from the South American version. Fiat is willing to introduce a more attractive design with numerous new features and upgrades. Also, new Toro will be more stylish, especially the front end.

The front grille is completely redesigned and the bumpers are more aggressive. LED headlights will be in the offer and the taillights will be all-new. Aerodynamics are improved and the side profile offers a cleaner design. Fiat will also add sharper lines and possibly new optional wheels. Whatsoever, the new 2020 Fiat Toro will ride on the same platform that underpins current Jeep Compass and Renegade models. We can expect more premium appearance with additional chrome inserts. On top of that, Fiat will introduce new exterior colors.

2020 Fiat Toro interior

Interior Looks Modern

Even the interior design will look more stylish. It won’t be a premium cabin but for such an affordable price the interior will look modern. For the start, storage bins will be larger and the interior layout will be slightly different. Plenty of advanced safety aids will be standard and some new systems will be optional.

Expect numerous trim levels and upper trims will offer numerous driver-assistance features as standard. New infotainment system supports Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. Satellite navigation is optional, while the base model will offer standard GPS navigation and Bluetooth. Traction control, tire pressure monitoring and electronic stability control are all standard too. The premium audio system is optional and leather upholstery will be standard only on the range-topping trim level.

2020 Fiat Toro engine

2020 Fiat Toro Powertrain Options

Fiat didn’t say anything about the possible engine options. Surely, European and U.S. version won’t offer the same engines as the South American variant. The 2020 Fiat Toro will most likely offer gasoline and diesel engines with lower CO2 emissions. Some reports are already suggesting a 1.8-liter four-cylinder gasoline engine. This e-Torque type of engine provides 140 horsepower.

A 2.0-liter MultiJet turbodiesel engine will be optional. Turbodiesel variant will generate up to 170 horses and over 300 lb-ft of torque. Also, thanks to the same platform that underpins the current Jeep’s Renegade and Compass model, we can expect an optional four-wheel-drive configuration.

2020 Fiat Toro seats

Price and Release Date

The price of the upcoming 2020 Fiat Toro will be less affordable than the price of the Brazilian version. After all, global Toro model will introduce better design, more standard features, better interior, and more efficient engines. For that reason, the mid-size pickup truck will cost around $28,000.

The light-duty model will offer numerous trim levels as well. Range-topping trims will be priced at above $35,000. New 2020 Toro will hit the markets later in 2019.

All-New Hellcat-Powered 2021 Ram Rebel TRX Spied Testing


After the newest spy shots, the 2021 Ram Rebel TRX is certain. This pickup truck will arrive with the Hellcat engine and it will bring plenty of power and aggressiveness. It was only a matter of time for this outcome to happen. Ford is offering Raptor variant for almost a decade. Chevrolet offers a famous ZR2 version. Dodge is a little bit let.

The company came with the SRT variant in 2004, however, TRX will be something different and better. TRX starter as a concept and now, spy shots are showing us a truck that is very similar to the concept. Off-road capabilities will be astonishing and exterior design is truly amazing. Dodge’s goal is to deliver the best off-road pickup truck ever. That includes tackling the toughest terrains at high speeds, functionality, and sportier suspension.

2021 Ram Rebel TRX

2021 Ram Rebel TRX Front Is Completely Redesigned

New spy shots are pointing out a beefed-up model with aggressive cues. Interestingly, heavy plastic covers are perfectly hiding the place around the rear wheel wells. We think the suspension will be all-new and very sporty. Whatsoever, the 2021 Ram Rebel TRX will use the same high-strength steel frame as the Ram 1500 model. Unlike the light-duty model, TRX variant will offer an increased suspension by 40 percent.

The design is pleasing and some features are brand-new. However, besides good aerodynamics, suspension and larger tires are the most important. The front grille is completely redesigned and it now delivers better airflow. Hood won’t depart from the hoods on the Ram’s heavy-duty lineup. We can expect plenty of standard equipment. That includes LED lights and plenty of off-road gear.

2021 Ram Rebel TRX side

Interior Features

We like Dodge’s suede game that is especially strong in this one. The 2021 Ram Rebel TRX comes with plenty of suede upholstery. For that reason, the interior is more than pleasant. For an off-road truck, extra grip is important and suede materials are perfect for that. Up front, bucket seats are available, and in the back, the rear bench is available.

The interior design is very modern and subtle for such a rugged pickup truck. You can find additional cloth inserts and all-weather mats. Also, lateral support is great. Besides the comfort and design, Rebel TRX comes with a room for four passengers. On top of that, expect an astonishing list of standard features.

Ram Rebel TRX rear look

Powertrain Delivers 707 Horsepower

The forthcoming 2021 Ram Rebel TRX will arrive with a powerful 6.2-liter V8 engine. This engine is a re-tuned version of the famous Hellcat powerplant. Rebel TR variant is using the same powertrain that produces 575 HP. However, Rebel TRX will deliver 707 horsepower.

This engine is optimized for the high-speed off-roading. With 707 hp, Rebel TRX will become the most powerful Dodge’s half-ton truck. A TorqueFlite 8-speed automatic transmission is available. Also, TRX will offer numerous driving modes for mud, sand, snow, and Baja. A 4×4 driving system is standard. It looks like the Ford’s Raptor have no chance against such strong figures that Rebel TRX offers.

2021 Ram Rebel TRX rear

Price and Release Date

We believe the all-new 2021 Ram Rebel TRX won’t start below $50,000. Whatsoever, the price will be closer to the $60,000. The off-road pickup truck will hit the dealerships in the first quarter of 2021.