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The new 2021 Ford F-150 will be revealed June 25: Here’s what to expect

The new 2021 Ford F-150 will be revealed June 25: Here’s what to expect

Ford will officially reveal the all-new 2021 F-150 truck on June 25, the automaker has confirmed, the hotly-anticipated update to the best-selling pickup. With physical events off the calendar, Ford will be unveiling the new F-150 via webcast, with the presentation expected to kick off at 8pm ET (5pm PT).

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The GMC Hummer EV hopes you’ll take your top off

The GMC Hummer EV hopes you’ll take your top off

The new all-electric Hummer EV will have a removable roof, GMC has confirmed today, as it continues to tease the 1,000 horsepower reboot. Set to be revealed - a little later than GMC intended - sometime in 2020, the new Hummer does away with the gas-guzzling engines of its predecessors, replacing them with an electric drivetrain that cuts emissions not performance.

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GMC Hummer EV reveal delayed: New teaser video released

GMC Hummer EV reveal delayed: New teaser video released

GM has pushed back the reveal of the new GMC Hummer EV, with what appears to be a coronavirus-related delay to the big unveil. The new all-electric truck was originally intended to be announced on May 20, after GMC teased the revived Hummer in its big Super Bowl 2020 ad.

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Daimler and Volvo team on hydrogen trucks – and the stakes are high

Daimler and Volvo team on hydrogen trucks – and the stakes are high

Volvo and Mercedes-parent Daimler have inked a deal on a new hydrogen truck joint venture, building fuel-cell powered haulage and buses for greener transportation. The 50-50 project will see Volvo Group spend around $650 million to jump in, while Daimler contributes its existing work on fuel-cells.

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2021 Ford F-150 Hybrid asks a tough range question

2021 Ford F-150 Hybrid asks a tough range question

Ford's much-vaunted F-150 Hybrid pickup may not be quite the green machine that some have been hoping for, according to a new report about the automaker's electrification plans. The 2021 F-150 Hybrid will be the first truck in the lengthy history of the nameplate to use a gas-electric drivetrain, and the first step Ford is taking toward an all-electric model. Question is, will it be EV-enough for plug-in hybrid fans?

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VW ID. RUGGDZZ could add electric off-roader to “Icon” EVs

VW ID. RUGGDZZ could add electric off-roader to “Icon” EVs

Volkswagen's ID range could get a new, rugged crossover to help demonstrate that electrification isn't just for the city, with a VW ID. RUGGDZZ tipped to join a flagship subset of the automaker's EVs. Though production of the first ID only began recently, Volkswagen has a long list of potential models to add to it, based on its recent concept cars.

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Ford Bronco reveal imminent – and there’s a cunning plan

Ford Bronco reveal imminent – and there’s a cunning plan

The new Ford Bronco could make its debut in March, insiders claim, the culmination of a lengthy teaser campaign for the SUV, and a baby brother is expected to follow shortly after. Returning a classic - and well-loved - nameplate to Ford dealer lots, the new Bronco is part of the automaker's push to double-down on utility vehicles, which it has been prioritizing over more traditional (and typically less profitable) cars.

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This is LeBron James’ Super Bowl GMC Hummer EV ad

This is LeBron James’ Super Bowl GMC Hummer EV ad

GM is bringing back the Hummer name, but it's not the gas-guzzling monster it once was: instead, as GMC is hammering home in its Super Bowl 2020 ad, this is a whole new electric Hummer. Confirmed last week, the Hummer EV will be launched under GMC's brand and aims to reboot the reputation of a truck that was hardly known for being environmentally friendly.

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Mercedes is killing the pickup you probably forgot existed

Mercedes is killing the pickup you probably forgot existed

Mercedes-Benz hasn't been short on body styles over the past few years, but the most unexpected for the German automaker was probably the X-Class, its pickup truck. Announced back in 2016, the X-Class was to be Mercedes' push into utility. Instead, the automaker has confirmed, it's getting the axe.

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GMC Hummer EV official: All-electric 1,000hp truck takes on Cybertruck

GMC Hummer EV official: All-electric 1,000hp truck takes on Cybertruck

The Hummer is coming back, but this is not the gas-guzzling truck Arnold Schwarzenegger might remember: instead, the GMC Hummer EV will be all-electric. Promising a "Quiet Revolution," the new GMC truck will pair the classic name with an all-new electric drivetrain that will have enough power to take on the Tesla Cybertruck.

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GM reveals ambitious $2.2 billion EV plan to make its all-electric plant

GM reveals ambitious $2.2 billion EV plan to make its all-electric plant

General Motors plans to pump $2.2 billion into converting a plant to solely build battery-electric vehicles, the automaker behemoth has confirmed today. The investment will not only see the Detroit-Hamtramck facility converted into a state-of-the-art location for GM's sizable plans for EV growth, but also involve a considerable increase in employment there.

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Hummer EV pickup tipped for GMC Super Bowl teaser

Hummer EV pickup tipped for GMC Super Bowl teaser

A new Hummer, reborn as an all-electric pickup, could be revealed during the Super Bowl, as General Motors brings back the classic nameplate with a very different ethos. Rumors of a Hummer reboot have circulated for some time now, as GM looks to pin recognizable branding to the electrified vehicles it aims to make a significant part of its portfolio.

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