2018 AEV Brute Final of Production

2018 AEV Brute

2018 AEV Brute is the last, this like model, which will be delivered to customers. In fact, this model will be able to order until 31 March 2017. After that, its production shuts down. 2018 Brute is based on the current generation Jeep Wrangler JK model. Last models will be available in Double Cab version. This means that based on the Wrangler Unlimited model.

What’s AEV Brute?

Lately a lot of attention causes news about arrival Jeep pickup model. According to current knowledge, the pickup will be based on the next generation Jeep Wrangler SUV. New Jeep Wrangler Pickup arrives after the arrival of the new Wrangler SUV models.

Probably because of this, AEV Brute ceases the production. Namely AEV Brute pickup is model, which is based on the Wrangler SUV model. American Expedition Vehicles deals with production of this vehicle. AEV Brute was available on the previous generation Wrangler TJ model, as well as the current generation of JK. Considering that the production version of the 2019 Jeep Wrangler Pickup models coming soon, no more need for the production of Brute model.

2018 AEV Brute

2018 AEV Brute Specs

The last model, which will be offered to customers, is based on the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited. AEV is called its creation 2018 AEV Brute Double Cab. This Brute pickup is almost identical Wrangler Unlimited model. The only difference is that Wrangler is SUV while Brute is compact pickup truck model.

According to some information, AEV charged $ 41.665, for the conversion of the regular Wrangler SUV in Brute pickup truck. What the newly created pickup model provides is – a modified suspension, Warn winch, off-road lights, or spotlights, special off-road tires, and many other things.

2018 AEV Brute arrives with a 3.6-liter V6 engine, which is standard for the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited. The engine is mated to a 6-speed manual transmission and 4×4 drive. However, if a customer expresses a desire for the other unit, there is such a possibility. AEV offers the possibility of installing a 5.7-liter or 6.4-liter HEMI V8 engine.

 

2018 Ford Ranger While Waiting for the New Generation

2018 Ford Ranger T6

Ford has announced a completely new generation Ranger pickup model, which will be sold on the US market. This new model is expected in the 2019 model year. Until then, the current generation continues to be offered in the market of Europe, Australia market, and some other markets. 2018 Ford Ranger is just a year younger version of current model. Not announced any changes and improvement for the 2018 MY.

Ford will not sit idly until it reaches the next-generation Ranger pickup model. The new Ranger, which will be offered in the US market, will be different from the European and Australian versions. The biggest difference will be noticeable under the hood. While the current generation of favoring diesel aggregates, US Ranger will certainly offer a powerful and efficient petrol engine. There is speculation that the 2019 Ford Ranger offer more of different gasoline engines.

2018 Ford Ranger T6

Performance Specs and Trims

2018 Ford Ranger arrives in three different configurations. More specifically, with three different size cabins. As before, the Ranger will offer, Regular Cab, Super Cab and Double Cab versions. Regular Cab version offers the lowest cab, with the largest maximum gross payload. The figures are completely opposite the Double Cab versions. This version offers greater comfort inside the cabin, with four doors off the regular size. However, the maximum gross payload is reduced, at the expense of increasing the cabin.

For European customers, 2018 Ranger is available in XL, XLT, Limited 2, and 2018 Ford Ranger Wildtrak releases. Customers in the market are deprived of Australia Limited 2 version. However, they XLS version is available, as well as the Special Edition XLS 4×4 version. All versions are available in Double Cab edition, and with 4×4 drive system.

To start the vehicle, the charge outstanding Duratorq diesel generators. They are extremely efficient and economical. The first is a 2.2-liter Duratorq TDCi engine with 118 kW or 157 horsepower and 385 Nm of torque. The second, more powerful 3.2-liter Duratorq TDCi unit with 147 kW or 197 horsepower and 470 Nm of torque. To transfer the engine power to the driving axle or axle, six-speed transmission is responsible. Depending on the customers wishes, are available and automatic and manual gearboxes.

Rear view of 2018 Ford Ranger

2018 Ford Ranger Price and Competitors

2018 Ford Ranger has a very strong competitors. Among others are: Toyota Hilux, Mazda BT50, Mitsubishi L200/Triton, Nissan Navara and the Isuzu D-Max. Number of competitors will increase, with models that are offered on the US market, when new generations. At the most prestigious car market, all-new Ranger will fight for primacy with Nissan Frontier, Honda Ridgeline, Toyota Tacoma and the pickup models from GM palette.

On the market of Europe, 2018 Ford Ranger price moves within the range of £ 17,500 to about £ 27,000.

2018 Ford F-250 Super Chief Rumors

2018 Ford F-250 Super Chief

Ford Motor Company introduced the F-250 Super Chief concept, back in 2006. Now, more than a decade after the introduction of the concept, this topic is current again. The back of the rumors about the production model. According to these rumors, 2018 Ford F-250 Super Chief, will occur during 2018. However, there is no confirmation from the company. Ford has announced the return of Ranger pickup and Bronco SUV models. For now, these are the only novelty in which the company operates.

Super Chief Concept Review

Since the introduction of this concept, rumors and speculation about it do not stop. Many agree that the Ford Super Chief mightiest and most interesting vehicle, which is presented, ever. This concept, Ford has embraced all aspects. Connected is incompatible. Simply perfection.

2018 Ford F-250 Super Chief

Many would describe this vehicle as an ideal combination of power and economy. Others would call it futuristic vision of a unique and perfect design. And there are those who will look at his convenience. They will notice that the vehicle provides many possibilities of choice of fuel. All along, can only conclude that the Ford F-250 Super Chief truck that each wished.

Although launched over a decade, the Super Chief and today has some innovative solutions. When he presented the concept, rumored about the future vehicle. With its innovative solutions and unusual design, that’s what he was. Ford F-250 Super Chief has revived memories of the legendary train called “Train of the Stars”.

2018 Ford F-250 Super Chief Design

Super Chief is based on Ford F-250 pickup truck model. Much of the vehicle is made of aluminum. After that, is presented Ford F-150 Atlas concept, also with a body made of aluminum. Today, a new generation of Ford’s pickup models are made of aluminum.

If, come to the realization of a production version, it should retain all the elements of the concept model. The concept is presented with a striking design front fascia, which revives the memory of the Santa Fe Railway locomotive. Today, some of the models from Ford’s lineup have such a look of the front of the vehicle.

Ford Super Chief Concept interior

2018 Ford F-250 Super Chief could keep interior design, seen at the concept version. Of course, what we are concerned. With a large amount of elements that evoke the authentic original idea homage to the legendary train, the interior has elements King Ranch versions of Ford’s pickup models.

Engine and Performance Specs

Ford Super Chief concept combines drive system with three alternative motor fuels. Now, when we know that it will offer a hybrid version of the Ford F-150 models, we are left to wonder whether this concept was just a test ground for future generations of pickup models of the company.

The announcement of the hybrid F-150, only further stirs passions. Perhaps this model will carry the name of the 2018 Ford F-250 Super Chief. If this happens, there is little chance that the serial model obtained from the driveline concept. However, such a drive train that many loved in his vehicle.

Super Chief has a unique Tri-Flex Fuel system. In addition to drive on gasoline, it offers the opportunity to drive hydrogen or E85 ethanol. By using hydrogen as fuel, increases fuel efficiency by 12%, compared to the use of gasoline. Emissions are reduced to a minimum. This really is a good basis for developing and putting into circulation of such vehicles.

The base powertrain makes the 6.8-liter SOHC 30-valve V10 engine with 550 horsepower and 400 pounds feet of torque. With this unique Tri-Flex Fuel system, the vehicle is able to cover more than 500 miles, with a maximum speed of about 180 mph.

2018 Mitsubishi L200 The True Off-Roader and a Great Worker

2018 Mitsubishi L200 Triton

Mitsubishi Motors Corporations proves that is among the world’s leading car manufacturers. It should be pointed out innovation and continuous improvement of the efficiency of the company’s vehicles. On the other hand, great attention has been paid to environmental protection, and the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions. 2018 Mitsubishi L200 pickup ‘grow’ the same pace as companies. For a long time, we have witnessed continuous progress of this great vehicle.

Mitsubishi L200 is also known as Triton. Its name varies depending on the market where it is present. Production of the vehicle is entrusted to the company’s factory in Thailand. Mitsubishi Triton from there exported to other markets. Although extremely popular in many markets, the most prestigious pickup market, the US market, has not yet arrived. There are some indications that by the year 2020, and this possibility was real.

2018 Mitsubishi L200 Triton

Exterior Design

The current model has been designed on the model of Mitsubishi GR-HEV concept. The same trend, design and style, waiting for us with the 2018 models. With a few adjustments to exterior and interior modernization, 2018 Mitsubishi L200 arrives on the market. However, this pickup has a distinctive design. In combination with good performance and reliability, it is an excellent recommendation for many customers. As proof of the quality and success, is that the Fiat your pickup based on the L200.

Exterior design is characterized by practical solutions. Front fascia is striking and gives a special stamp to the car. The front section is dominated by a striking radiator grille. Also, it is noticeable the harmonious design of LED headlights. At the rear, the focus was on purpose vehicles, but does not lack appeal.

There is a new front bumper, which is otherwise set up, compared to the previous generation model. The angle setting is changed so that when going through deep water raises no water on the windshield.

It should be noted that some other vehicle features hardened. The maximum water depth at which Mitsubishi L200 2018 can treads 600 mm. In addition, the angle of attack is 30 degrees, while the departure angle 22 degrees. This places him in the ranking of top off-roader.

2018 Mitsubishi L200 pickup rear view

2018 Mitsubishi L200 Interior

The cabin of the vehicle is 20 mm longer than the previous generation model. Also, great attention is paid to passenger comfort. For this reason, it created additional inclination rear seats. With all this reduces noise inside the cabin. Thus, the new Mitsubishi L200 justifies the title of “Ultimate Sport Utility Truck,” which means joint working very functional and luxury passenger car.

Although the maximum passenger comfort, versions with a higher equipment level offering leather seats, gloss black and metallic details, and a number of other benefits. With all this, L200 offers a large number of the most advanced functions and systems. Some of them are:

– Super Select 4WD II sistem

– keyless sistem

– cruise control

– automatic climate controler

– rear view camera

– Digital Audio Broadcasting radio system

Performance Specs

Mitsubishi L200 2018 offers several versions of powertrain. Those are :

A 2.4-liter MIVEC 16-valve Intercooled Turbocharged DOHC Common Rail DI-D High Power. This high fuel efficiency, low CO2 emissions and plenty of power engine develops 133 kW (178 hp) at 3,500 rpm and 430 Nm output at 2,500 rpm of torque.

A 2.5-liter 16-valve DOHC Intercooled Turbocharged Common Rail DI-D High Power. This engine is available in four versions. Three of the four versions have intercooler. The first version, without intercooler a develops 81 kW (109 hp) at 4,000 rpm. The following versions with 94 kW (126 hp) at 4,000 rpm, 100 kW (134 hp) at 4,000 rpm and 131 kW (176 hp) at 4,000 rpm.

Finally, there is the 2.4-liter SOHC power unit.

All engines come with 5-speed manual, 5-speed automatic or 6-speed manual transmission. Here is the Super Select 4WD-II system, the second generation. Through him, the driver selects the mode, depending on conditions and inaccessible terrain. Among others, there are a mode for driving on rugged terrain 4HLC (locked center differential) and 4HLLc regime to drive at an angle, in the mud or deep snow.

The payload of the vehicle is 1,300 kg. Average fuel consumption is 9.2 l/100 km. 2018 Mitsubishi L200 price starts at € 32,000.

 

2019 Ford Ranger Redesign and US Release

2019 Ford Ranger

2019 Ford Ranger is back on the US market. Apparently, Ford Motor Company has serious plans for the pickup. The official announcement and promotion of returnees confirm the company’s determination to restore the glory of this model.

However, one can not say that the Ranger lost its glory. On the contrary, the markets outside the North American continent, Ford Ranger respect and enjoys exceptional popularity. The greatest credit for this goes to the Australian branch of the company. They are responsible for the design and engineering of a new generation Ranger T6 model.

2019 Ford Ranger

Thanks to the success achieved in markets outside the US, Ford is bringing back the Ranger pickup to its vehicle lineup in 2019. The same route will take the Ford Bronco, which arrives a year after the Ranger pickup. the return of Ranger in the USA, is not only determined by its popularity and success in other markets. The market pickup and SUV models is remarkable expansion. On the other hand, Ford’s F-150 pickup is ‘grown’ by the previous generation. This left vacant place in the range of these types of vehicles, which will fill a Ranger since 2019.

Exterior and Interior Design

Ford Ranger, in its current issue, is shown in 2015 in Frankfurt. Then appeared the information on the return of the pickup on the North American market for the first time.

The current model is significantly improved by the altered design, compared to the previous model. The outside of the vehicle has undergone changes on the front and the back. And the interior of the vehicle has been modified and enhanced. There is also a large number of the latest technologies and systems.

New Ford Ranger 2019 interior design

 

But despite all the changes in the current model, the all-new Ford Ranger will excel completely new design and features. However, it is expected that the 2019 model is placed on a platform of the current model.

The 2019 Ford Ranger is designed as a multipurpose vehicle. He should satisfy many tastes and desires. Its towing capacity should meet the requirements of small entrepreneurs, who will use it as a working pickup truck. On the other hand, its off-road capability will delight the adventurer, who want to enjoy the nature and beyond the asphalt road. In the end, the all-new Ranger is an excellent choice for travel and perform everyday tasks. It’s already proven to be pretty well for himself, and in urban conditions.

2019 Ford Ranger Powertrain Options

Currently, we offer various diesel and gasoline generators. Some of them are:

– 2.2-liter TDCi diesel engine sa 160 horsepower

– 3.2-liter TDCi diesel engine sa 200 horsepower

– 3.2-liter Duratorq diesel engine sa 197 horsepower

– 2.5-liter Duratec petrol unit with 200 horsepower

These engines are in Class economical. Compared to the previous model, the current Ranger has significantly improved economy and efficiency.

2019 Ford Ranger US release

However, despite all this, we should not expect that the American version get diesel engine. Under the hood of 2019 Ford Ranger should expect some of powerful and economical petrol engine, which powers some of the SUV or the F-150 pickup models. First of all, some of EcoBoost engines is imposed as a first option, but one should not ignore some of the V8 engine.

2017 Renault Duster Oroch pickup

2017 Renault Duster Oroch Front View

2017 Renault Duster Oroch is another pickup model, which is designed for a particular population. More specifically, the pickup was conceived as a vehicle for fun. As such, it has a very specific clientele. However, offer different versions are wide, even those who need a working vehicle, will get its own version.

This interesting pickup model was launched in Sao Paulo 2014. Then was presented in the concept form, while in 2015, presented the production version of the model. Now in its second year, the Duster Oroch pickup, delivers less improvement.

2017 Renault Duster Oroch Front View

Exterior and Interior

Renault has entrusted the design of this vehicle to RDAL in Brazil. The RDAL’s design center, the company Renault, for Latin America. This is a logical move, since this model and is intended for customers in this market.

The production model, and serial version of the model is based on the concept of Oroch. More specifically, the concept and serial 2017 Renault Duster Oroch not very different. This represents a pickup truck with increased clearance. It was conceived as a 5-seat model with four doors. Luggage space is not huge, but is large enough to be stored in it with all the luggage.

2017 Renault Duster Oroch Interior

Duster Oroch is set to 18-inch large alloy wheels. It has a panoramic glass roof and roof rails. There are also rear view cameras, and a large number of systems and facilities. All in all, the vehicle has a high level of equipment. A large part of the benefits system is taken versions of Duster SUV models.

Pleasant exterior design, an interesting concept of the interior, and a large number of benefits, it recommended the younger population. The Renault Duster Oroch 2017 is dedicated to lovers of water sports, as well as adventurers.

2017 Renault Duster Oroch Engine Specs

Unlike the first model, 2017 model offers two versions of the drive unit.The first is a 2.0-liter 16V engine. This engine is offered in combination with a 4-speed manual or 6-speed automatic transmission. In both cases, it comes with 4×2 drive system.The second unit, which offers a 2017 Duster Oroch, the 1.6-liter 16V engine. It comes with a 4×2 and a 5-speed manual transmission. In both cases, 4×4 drive system is offered as an option.

2017 Renault Duster Oroch Rear View

Price

The Renault Oroch price amounted to R $ 69.990, while the most expensive version costs R $ 10,000 more.