2017 Renault Alaskan Release Date

Renault has announced that 30. June 2016, will present to the public the latest model of its product range. In many ways significant and unique, 2017 Renault Alaskan going to experience mass production following in 2017. Then it will be offered to the markets, primarily South America and Spain, because in these countries will take place manufacturing processes.

2017 Renault Alaskan Design

The first pickup truck model Renault brand was preceded by Alaskan concept. The audience had the opportunity to see him and get to know in September 2015. Given the positive comments after the presentation of concept models, the French company could not have to stop. The project is so interesting and was characteristic. In the design and engineering team, only one member had previously had the chance to take part in ‘making’ pickup truck model. All knowledge and skills acquired in the Ford company, Laurens van den Acker, is used in preparing the 2017 Renault Alaskan model. According to him, without friction because there is no predecessor, it was an unforgettable experience to make Renault pickup truck for the first time!

2017 Renault Alaskan

2017 Renault Alaskan will be the company’s first global pickup truck model. Some architecture, it will share with Nissan NP300 model. No one will blame the use of the same platform. The rest of the vehicle is at all different from Navara representative and Mercedes pickup truck. This second is also expected on the market soon.

Although the pickup truck Alaskan 2017, will be the commercial vehicle, the company has made an effort to interior meets higher standards and that private leisure-focused. The one-tonne pickup Alaskan 2017 will have 21 inch wheels, LED lightening, brushed and polished metal finishes. In the cabin will be places to transport five passengers. This high-quality interior will be very enjoyable. Pickup truck will have cameras located in the door mirrors. Those will film the passing landscape. There will be a lot new amenities, features and benefits which are not usual for truck models.

Specs of 2017 Renault Pickup Truck

2017 Alaskan Renault has under the hood 2.3 L diesel engine. The engine develops an output of 163 hp. Unfortunately EPA rating and specification of the model will be known some time later. For now these are the only data concerning the drive.

2018 Honda Ridgeline Type R

2018 Honda Ridgeline Type R

It has long been waiting for Honda to offer a new generation of its Ridgeline pickup models. 2017 Honda Ridgeline came with a complete redesign and a large dose of improvements and enhancements, compared to the previous generation model. After numerous promotions and testing, it turned out to be a truly remarkable vehicle. Passions have not subsided, and there were rumors that Honda plans to offer a sports version of this model, high performance. According to some reports, 2018 Honda Ridgeline Type R will be available in mid-2017. This version of Honda pickup will adorn the specific performance and a special equipment package.

The new generation Ridgeline pickup model is much more advanced than its predecessors. Upgraded systems and new technologies, which are represented on the new generation Honda Pilot SUV, are present in this model. In addition to the improvement of the system functions and performance, the new model boasts a contemporary design. This mid-size pickup truck model got bulkier different fenders and rear of the vehicle, compared to the previous model. With a modern and aggressive look of the front part of the vehicle receives a complete picture of the new modern car.

In the configuration with four doors, the new model offers greater comfort inside the vehicle. There are also higher quality interior materials, greater functionality and a higher level of equipment. Regardless of the large amount of changes and improvements, Ridgeline pickup has retained a distinctive shape and appearance pickup models.

2018 Honda Ridgeline Type R Specs

2015, at the SEMA show tuners in Las Vegas, Honda has promoted Ridgeline Baja Race Truck. On that occasion, marked the return of the Japanese car manufacturer in off-road racing. The introduction of this model, has launched speculation about the possibility of supply production model, based on it. Many believe that it will be 2018 Honda Ridgeline Type R, which would be a competitor sport pickup models of American car producers, the US market. This means that the Ridgeline applied Type R Ford F-150 Raptor, Chevy Reaper, and similar models, which are represented on the US market.

2018 Honda Ridgeline Type R

Unlike the standard model, the Type R version of the label, should get more powerful engine, sports aero kit, sports suspension, stronger brakes and a sports exhaust system. Also, the interior of the 2018 Honda Ridgeline Type R will be different from the interior of the standard version. According to unofficial information, Ridgeline Type R will run 3.5-liter turbo engine with 350+ horsepower. On the other hand, it is possible that this model gets powertrain seen at Honda Ridgeline Baja Race Truck models. It is a 3.5-liter twin-turbo V6 unit with 550+ horsepower.

It is not confirmed that it will come to the realization of this project. So comes down to speculation and the power unit, and the design features and performance. To the eventual realization of the project has still plenty of time, so we’ll wait and see what Honda will offer. If the forecasts come true, 2018 Honda Ridgeline Type R will be a major achievement, which could push the boundaries and set new standards in the pickup truck segment.

2018 Ford F-150 Diesel News and Rumors

After a big redesign, when Ford introduced the ‘aluminum F-150 truck’, the possibility of the appearance of this pickup truck model with a diesel engine was accepted with caution. Ford Atlas concept has had great significance for the complete Ford model lineup. Pickup trucks models with reduced weight, increased efficiency and driving quality at the top level, have become synonymous with a new generation of these vehicles. Ford company has continued to promote their legendary truck. 2018 Ford F-150 Diesel model is a new generation of vehicles equipped with the new operating unit. Any changes that have so far concerned the exterior design, now have a big impact in the selection of the engine. Diesel engine is however found its place in a Ford model.

2018 Ford F-150 Diesel Changes

Last month, several times was caught a prototype 2018 Ford F-150 Diesel model. First, with the masked vehicle front. Some time later seen test specimen in general did not have camouflaged grille, but the headlights and body parts above the wheels. This Ford model was relatively recently got a completely new, modernized and upgraded look. The big question is this, why is the general need anything changed on this model?

2018 Ford F-150 Diesel

While some sources with certainty are announcing the arrival of F-150 Diesel model, others still speculating on the possible options of propulsion units. According to some, 2018 F-150 will run Powerstroke diesel engine. It will enable a maximum towing capacity of 8,500 pounds, and maximum payload of 2,250 pounds. The vehicle would have the same output as well as models equipped with V8 engine.

3.6 L V6 diesel engine or 6.7 L Powerstroke diesel engine. These are the two engines, which are in the opinion that the only possible choices Ford company if the decision to offer the 2018 Ford F-150 powered by a diesel engine. And then, like a bolt out of the blue, appeared information about the ” Lion ” team. Him consists of experts from Land Rover, Jaguar and Ford companies. Joint forces are trying to do, drive unit that will meet the needs of more than one vehicle, in this case F-150 pickup truck. 3.0 L V6 engine has 254 hp and 443 pound-feet of torque. It is expected that Ford combines this engine with a 10-speed automatic transmission. The result would be such that in 2018 Ford F-150 Diesel would be the most effective pickup truck model in this segment. Before the beginning of the new model year, Ford, and the Blue Oval does not plan to go out in public with any new information.