trucks

Post-9/11 America Is a Hummer H2

It’s been 20 years since the debut of the H2, a bloated truck that inspired the masses with its heft, price and military roots. Looking back, it represented the dumbest insecurities of post-9/11 America — and it still informs some of the worst masculine tropes today

Truck-Driving Serial Killers and the Deadly Freeways They Hunt

It really is the recipe for the perfect crime — thousands of miles of open road, truckers who are never in one place for long and victims law enforcement views as disposable. It’s why such big-rig murderers have been able to hide — and drive — in plain sight for decades

The Rise of Trevor Milton and the Collapse of Nikola Trucks

Milton promised to disrupt the EV space with his too-good-to-be-true hydrogen-powered semis. But federal prosecutors say he lied to investors and the media, all to hype his company that’s never produced a single operational truck

Why Must We Call Big Asses ‘Dump Trucks’?

Last I checked, a ‘dump truck’ is a vehicle used to transport dirt and trash, and a ‘dump’ is something you take when you go #2. Is that really the treatment our nation’s derrieres deserve?