Why An Aluminum Ford F-150 Probably Won’t Happen

Friday is generally a slow news day no matter what medium you work in, and so it is little wonder that the Wall St. Journal chose today to drop a story about Ford building a pickup truck made entirely of aluminum. But as further proof that Wall St. is not to be trusted, this article overlooks some very simple and obvious facts which make it all but impossible for Ford to build a pickup entirely out of aluminum.

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2015 Toyota Prius Rumors Start Surfacing

The Toyota Prius has remained at the front of the MPG pack for more than a decade now, and in that time it has garnered a reputation as a reliable, cost-effective solution to high gas prices. Toyota has expanded the Prius lineup to include a compact and a larger minivan, but rivals are closing the mineshaft, errr, MPG gap. So how does Toyota intend to keep the Prius on top?

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