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2016 Ford Ranger Caught Testing In The U.S.

Thanks to World Car Fans, we now have spy shots of the new for 2015 Ford Ranger being tested right here  in the United States. Prior to this, all photos of the upcoming truck resulted from testing in Europe or Asia, where the Ranger is sold. Although the test mule in the photos is heavily camouflaged, […]

July 11th

The 2014 Ford F-150 Tremor Is The EcoBoost Sport Truck Of Your Dreams

I was invited to Dearborn, Michigan on Ford’s dime to drive the 2014 Ford Fiesta and the 2014 Fusion Energi, but we’re already off topic. We are here to talk about trucks! While I was in Dearborn, Ford presented us with the 2014 Ford F-150 Tremor, an EcoBoost, performance-centric pickup that is everything right-and-wrong about the auto industry.. This is a truck that takes me back…

Ford Considering Unibody Ranger Replacement?

We’ve made no qualms about our disappointment with Ford and its unwillingness to replace the Ranger, a mid-size pickup that was one of the few alternatives to a full-size truck. Ford has insisted that consumers would rather have a full-size truck, but rumor has it that the Blue Oval might be considering a car-based, unibody pickup to replace the hole left by the Ranger.

Ford's New Diesel Ranger Pickup Gets Driven … in the UK

Chris’ petition to Ford trying to convince the blue oval boys to bring their “world-market” diesel Ranger to the US has been, comment-wise, one of the most popular posts in Gas 2’s short five-year history. Despite our pleas, increasingly stringent CAFE standards on light trucks, the recession, the complete absurdity of driving a full-size pickup […]

July 28th

Top 10 Gas2 Stories Of 2011

It seems hard to believe, but 2011 is all but over. In my first year as Editor of Gas2, I’ve tried to bring you lots of cool, weird, and interesting stories on alternative fuels. But which stories did you, the readers, respond most to? Well to round out the year, I’ve compiled a list of […]

December 30th

The 67 MPG Diesel Focus Econetic the U.S. Can’t Have

America has a diesel phobia, and it is a crying shame because there are some damn good diesel cars sold just across the pond. The latest wish-we-got-it is a 67 MPG (U.S.!) Ford Focus Econetic. Booo…. Ford has shown off the new Focus Econetic ahead of the Amsterdam Auto Show, and this adorable little diesel […]