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Cornerstones of the American lifestyle, pickup trucks are the toughest, hardest working vehicles on the road. Here is a list of the top 5 big pickup trucks of all time.
2009 Ford F-250 Super Duty
Ford always has and always will reign supreme over the world of pickup trucks. In 2009 they released one of their most impressive models. With best in class towing capabilities (up to 24,500 lbs.), the 2009 F-250 boasts a powerful 6.8 liter V10 engine. This model also has improved ride quality, impressive noise reduction technology, and a wide range of interior styles. Overall, the added performance, comfort, and style, made the 2009 F-250 Ford’s most complete big truck of all time.
2008 Chevy Silverado 2500
Chevy takes second place with their 2008 Silverado 2500. With its stylish, refined interior and 6.8 liter V8 turbo diesel engine, this model creates a one-of a kind driving experience. And with 365 horses under the hood, power and torque are not an issue. The icing on the cake is the 2500’s standard features: XM Satellite Radio, Sonar Park Assist, and a remote start option. Ultimately, this truck offers tremendous response and control for a vehicle of its size.
2008 Dodge Ram 3500
Dodge makes the list with their 2008 Ram 3500. The 3500 owes its maximum towing capacity of 16,500 lbs. to its 6.7 liter in-line Cummins Turbo Diesel engine. This 350 horsepower motor is quiet and odor free - not to mention its reliable performance in adverse temperatures. Other features, including wood-like interior accents and a smooth, six-speed transmission, give this Ram a memorable driving experience.
2007 GMC Sierra 3500 HD
4th place goes to GMC and the Sierra 3500 HD. Notable versatility and performance enhancements show that General Motors went above and beyond in the design process of this truck. The 3500’s 365 horsepower, 6.6 liter V8 turbo diesel engine produces a maximum towing capacity of 13,000 lbs. The Sierra also comes standard with improved OnStar technology and a large, impressive center console.
2009 Ford F-450 Super Duty
Rounding out the list is the 2009 Ford F-450 Super Duty. 2009 saw Ford set the standard for luxurious pickup interiors (note 1st place F-250). The F-450 came optional with refined leather, wood trim, and in-dash internet connectivity. What this massive truck gave up in maneuverability, it made up for in sheer power. The F-450’s 362 horsepower, 6.8 liter V10 engine is a beast.
The years of 2007- 2009 saw the automobile industry release some of the finest large trucks of all time. With Ford, Chevy, Dodge, and GMC all rolling out impressive models, it is a great time to be a pickup enthusiast