Trucks are extremely popular amongst American and many other parts of the world. The practicalities associated with these kinds of vehicles make them multi-purpose. These muscular beasts can tow and haul like anything and their more current offerings have been quite high on design and technology front as well. Let us take a quick look at the different announced and speculated 2013 trucks and see what the worthy options are amongst them.
Ford F-Series Super Duty Platinum 2013
What can be a better example of ruggedness blended with elegance and luxury than F-Series Super Duty Platinum 2013? This one officially replaces King Ranch to become the most luxurious truck ever to enter production. The buyers get an option of choosing from a 6.7 liter turbodiesel or a 6.2 liter V8 gasoline engine.
Yes, we have yet another Ford joining the line and there will be more for the American automaker just knows how to make us drool with its spectacular line of trucks. The new 2013 F-150 will not sit on its past laurels and will come with a slew of cosmetic and tech changes in its cabin for all its variants.
2013 Ram 1500
The new edition of 1500 will raise the bar in the truck segment. Initially, this beast from Ram was expected to get minor changes but later the engineers and designers decided to give it a makeover for 2013. So the all new 2013 Ram 1500 will come with drastic improvements including changes in suspension, power-train and weight saving in its body.
2013 Sierra 2500HD
This monster comes powered by a massive 6.0 liter V8 engine, which generates 360 @ 5,400 rpm. The engine is teamed with a 6 speed automatic transmission system. It can accelerate from 0-60 mph in flat 7.1 seconds, which is quite commendable for a truck. The starting MSRP of 2013 Sierra 2500HD is $46,160.
2013 Sierra 3500HD
This is the range topping truck, which is a 1-ton heavy duty vehicle and comes with a slew of features, which is not seen in its arch rival, Silverado. Buyers can opt from a range of bed sizes and wheelbases. Like 2500HD, even 3500HD comes powered by a 6.0 liter V8 engine. The starting MSRP of 2013 Sierra 3500HD is $30,795.
2013 Tacoma TRD T/X Baja
The new edition of Tacoma truck, called 2013 Tacoma TRD T/X Baja, will come with a starting MSRP of $32,990. The Baja Series pricing is excluding a delivery charge of $810. It is a limited edition model from Toyota.
2013 Silverado 2500HD
The new Chevy 2500HD is to be sold in 6 variants- Work Truck Standard Box, Work Truck Long Box, LT Standard Box, LT Long Box, LTZ Standard Box, and LTZ Long Box. The starting MSRP for the entry level model is $36,290 and the top end model of 2013 Silverado 2500HD comes with a price tag of $42,613.
2013 Chevy Colorado
This GM truck will directly target Tacoma as claimed by the company. Though it is slotted in the segment of mid-size trucks, it almost is as big as 90-95% of Silverado. A GMC version is also likely to come, which actually sounds absurd but GM claims that if that happens then both the models will be vastly different from each other.