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February 29, 2012

Feds set to require rearview cameras

While it has been a long time coming, it appears that regulators are final ready to require rearview cameras in all vehicles, something that was proposed in 2010 for 2014 model year vehicles. There is no […]
February 24, 2012

Wrap your ride for longer paint life

At SEMA in October it was clear (no pun intended) that everyone was taking protective wrap more seriously than ever before.  There were more than a few companies touting their wrapping materials and machines for cutting […]
February 17, 2012

Toyota to create more manufacturing jobs in Indiana

While some folks continue to grumble about the bailout of the auto industry (specifically Chrysler and GM), this manufacturing segment continues to add jobs to the manufacturing landscape at an unequalled pace. The latest: 400 new spots at […]
February 14, 2012

China truckmaker knocks off F-150 for 2012 introduction

They say imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, but I suspect that Ford doesn’t feel that way about the Chinese knockoff of the iconic F-150 pickup truck. This is, after all, the Motor Trend truck […]
February 6, 2012

Chevrolet and Ford duke it out over Super Bowl Ad

I’ve checked out the facts, and it’s true that Ford and Chevrolet had words (some of them in legalese) over whether Chevrolet had their facts right in the end-of-the-world ad that ran during the Super Bowl. […]
February 1, 2012

2012 Chevy Silverado 1500 doesn’t disappoint

Loyalty for the Chevy brand runs deep in Texas. Chances are, if your daddy and granddaddy were Chevy truck enthusiasts, then you are diving a Silverado, too. The 4WD Crew Cab LT Texas Edition is rolling […]
January 11, 2012

Evoque Blowback: bring it on

Okay, I get the rightous Texas indignation from a couple of readers about the Evoque winnining NAIAS Truck of the Year, but don’t shoot the messenger, guys. The story was a report, Not a review. I […]
January 9, 2012

Range Rover Evoque named Truck of the Year

There has been a lot of noise since the North American International Auto Show named the finalists for Truck of the Year late in 2011. There wasn’t a single half-ton or heavy duty truck among them […]
November 15, 2011

Truckwriters name 2012 trucks of Texas

It’s an event that every sport truck enthusiast would love to attend, but can’t — unless they are an accredited member of the TexasAuto Writer’s Association. Every October, vehicle manufacturers bring their very best and most interesting […]
November 13, 2011

Welcome to Texas Fish & Game’s new truck blog

My name is Linda Water Nelson and I write truck reviews and articles for Texas Fish & Game. I may not look like your typical autowriter, but I have been doing this for more than 25 […]