All around the world people love to drive pickup trucks. This is because pickup trucks are reliable and convenient. They provide ample space for moving, they have torque and engine power for towing, and they’re just plain fun. Newer trucks even provide a level of luxury that goes well with their usefulness and present the perfect mode of transportation. The most well known and most preferred trucks are American brands that have been around for some time – Dodge, Ford, and Chevrolet.
1. Dodge Ram 1500
This truck was one of the top selling in 2019 because of its multifunctionality, sleek leather interior, and exemplary safety features. This is a 4-wheel drive truck with a turbocharged V8 engine that gets 15-21 miles per gallon. It can tow up to 7,990 pounds and comes in 5 models: The Big Horn, the Express, the Tradesman, and the Laramie. Each model comes with its own unique attributes and add-on options, such as torque engine upgrades for quicker acceleration and tolerance of steep inclines; larger fuel tanks for less stops on long drives; or an 8-speed automatic transmission for easy gear-shifting. The Dodge Ram 1500 is customizable and can be personalized for comfort, efficient driving, and easygoing long-distance trips.
2. Ford F-150
Another noteworthy pickup that made the charts in 2019 is the Ford classic F-150. This truck is known for being tough and resilient, prompting dedication from proud Ford owners. There are options for V6 or V8 engines that compliment the truck’s purpose. It tows between 5000-8000 pounds and gets 22-30 miles per gallon. This truck is great for long-distance travel, even with the extra weight of towing or transporting furniture or trailers. There are 7 base models of the Ford F-150 that include the XL, XLT, Lariat, King Ranch, Platinum, Limited, and the Raptor. Many of these models include transmissions with the options for sport mode, snow/wet mode, ecoselect mode, and even a tow/haul mode. The F-150 is for anyone and can travel almost anywhere. Even though these trucks are manufactured in the United States, they are shipped and sold internationally because of their workability.
3. Chevrolet Silverado 1500
The Chevrolet that made the list is the Silverado pickup. This truck is equipped with a V8 engine for maximum horsepower and torque for travelling on any terrain. It gets between 16-22 miles to the gallon and has 4-wheel drive. The Chevy Silverado stands out for its ability to tow from 6,700 to 9,900 pounds. This truck can pull a large travel trailer to any destination with ease. Chevrolet has been making trucks for over 100 years and is known for being dependable and authentic. The 2019 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 has up to 420 horsepower and advanced technology in both luxury and safety departments. It comes in 8 different models, including the High Country, LT, LTZ, LT Trail Boss, Custom Trail Boss, RST, Custom, and Work Truck. With the unlimited customizations, this truck has been among the favorites for years to come as well.