February 29th, 2012 | News
Pick up trucks sales are rising in Middle East, with 2 of leading manufacturers, Ford and General Motors, showing impressive growth.
Dealers of General Motors’ in Middle East, say that the sales of Avalanche & Colorado, Chevrolet Silverado, & GMC Sierra have gone up by around 26 percent in the month of August because of strong performance from Silverado, where the sales went up by 134 percent in the month.
Mr Saif Mohammed Al Midfa, the Director-General at Expo Centre Sharjah said that pick ups are really common sight these days on the city roads; lots of businesses are relying on these trucks for transporting goods, while are indispensible for a lot of families. Just like high-end cars, the pickups are a part of high end life for a lot and they are setting modification trend [...]
February 22nd, 2012 | News
Spring time restrictions of road at Manitoba will now by taking into account the changing conditions weather instead of solely relying on the pre-set end & start dates. This was announced by Manitoba Government a couple of days ago.
Steve Ashton, the minister for Infrastructure & Transportation said truckers will be seeing shorter time period of the restrictions of spring road due to changes in policy.
Manitoba is major route of trade & the recent up grades to the route & highways bridges are helping the trucking industries, farmers, & firms to reduce the costs of hauling for efficient operation, according to Ashton. This improvement, prepared along with consultation to stakeholders & operators of heavy truck, will benefit the other truckers & farmers who are using [...]
February 15th, 2012 | News
Ford has recalled some f-53 & f-59 vehicles of stripped chassis from 2011 & 2012 models years for fixing cable of transmission selector which might break. F53 chassis is used typically as platform for recreational automobiles while F59 has commercial trucks like delivery vans.
Ford said that “prndl” cable which controls gear indicator of transmission screen might break where it’s attached to selector arm of transmission control on steering column. “Prndl” is park, reverse, neutral drive & low positions of gear. If cable breaks, gear indicator screen in instrument panel won’t move when driver changes position of gear. This will prevent the drivers from knowing if the automobile is in reverse or park, increasing crash risks.
Ford said that it built [...]
February 8th, 2012 | News
For the year 2012, Ram Truck will be expanding their model line up by adding top-of-line new, Ram Laramie Limited.
Fred Diaz, CEO and President at Ram Truck Brand said that – the greatest strength of Ram Truck brand is their commitment for listening to the customers and understanding what is it that motivates them. He said that they have added successfully the models of Ram truck designed for tradesmen, outdoorsmen, ranchers, and first-time buyers. The Laramie Limited is made for meeting high expectations of the affluent pick up truck buyers who want to elegance and capability.
Having premium quality materials, like full leather seats, exterior under-stated badging, and interior piano-black components; Ram Laramie Limited is offering luxury refined alternative to south western popular [...]