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RV-ing: 2018 Coachmen Apex 300BHS

Story and photos by Howard J Elmer The family trailer. It’s a title, a description and also a lifestyle statement, all in three words.  And, despite those who dismiss the

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First Drive – 2019 Ram 1500 Sport

Story and photos by Howard J Elmer, additional photos courtesy of FCA Canada In Canada, the Ram truck brand holds the number two sales spot (behind Ford), whereas in the

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Barn Find ’66 Dodge Camper Special

Story and photos by John Gunnell Someone told a woman that Dan McQuaid was into old cars. She asked him if he wanted to take a look at the yellow

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The Future of All Trucks: Emerging Truck Technologies

Story by Howard J Elmer, photos courtesy of the manufacturers During the past century, trucks have changed continuously; but their prime focus has remained the same. Haul people, gear and

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Truck King Fuel Study

Story and photos by Howard J Elmer Each year the Canadian Truck King Challenge does what we call “real-world” fuel economy testing. But, what does that really mean? And how

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Extra Look: 2018 Ford F-150 – Best selling for a reason

Story and photos by Russell Purcell (@RoadTestRuss) The Ford Motor Company has laid claim to the title of best selling light truck in North America for decade. These laurels have

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RVing: 2018 Palomino RCHS 1802

Story and photos by Howard J Elmer Truck campers occupy a special niche within the RVing family. Their very design exists because of the pickup truck; and that’s the first

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True Milestone: 2018 Ford F-150 Diesel

Quiet. That word describes, perfectly, the new 3.0L Power Stroke diesel just introduced by Ford. I’ve driven it, stood beside it while idling and floored it uphill while towing, and it is eerily quiet. This trait, plus the power it makes, now available in the F-150, makes this introduction a true milestone in the history of the F-series.

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Road Test: 2018 Ram 1500 SLT Quad Cab

The Ram 1500 is relatively unchanged for 2018 as it prepares to make way for the all-new 2019 version. A couple of new trim levels were added, the 3.0L EcoDiesel engine option saw expanded capability and the infotainment system offers new functionality.

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Feature: Food Truck Movement Gaining Momentum

There is no one defining element of Canadian cuisine. To outsiders, maple syrup and poutine often come to mind; maybe tourtière or beaver tails to the few who get out a little more. But to those who are actually familiar with Canada’s food scene, they know it to be an incredibly rich and varied place.