Where horsepower reigns king is in two classes of vehicle, sports cars and pickup trucks. Pickup trucks have to be full of awesome and powerful levels of horsepower as well as a vast amount of torque in order to perform the tasks that are asked of them from work crews, weekend warriors, outdoorsmen, and anyone else who wants their pickup truck to be able to take care of business and give even more. This list contains the fifteen highest horsepower rated pickup trucks for the upcoming model year.
GMC Sierra 3500 HD Regular Cab
The name alone sounds powerful and it certainly is, coming in at the fifteenth spot on this list is the Sierra in the 3500 HD Regular Cab model. This truck allows owners to enjoy a high level of towing capacity and easily takes care of business. Powered by a 6.0-liter Flex Fuel V8 engine that offers as much as 360 horsepower this Sierra is highly capable and easy to enjoy on and off the road. When outfitted with four wheel drive, this truck can head out to the campground for fun.
GMC Sierra 3500 HD Double Cab
Simply the double cab version of the previous model, this truck offers exactly the same numbers and statistics but has the ability to carry more passengers to the destination.
GMC Sierra 3500 HD Crew Cab
A shorter bed and larger cap adorn this version of the Sierra 3500 offering the same power statistics as the two previous models.
GMC Sierra 2500 HD Regular Cab
The next model down of the GMC Sierra, the 2500 offers power to get the job done from the 6.0-liter Flex Fuel V8 engine that shows up with 360 horsepower. The 2500 makes a great choice for anyone who needs power and performance from an awesome truck but doesn’t want one that’s as large as the 3500 model of Sierra.
GMC Sierra 2500 HD Double Cab
With the same power as the regular cab, this version offers more room for passengers to ride along and enjoy the destination once reached.
GMC Sierra 2500 HD Crew Cab
Just like the 3500 series, the difference here is a shorter truck bed, but more space inside the cabin for passengers to make their way to the campsite or lake for some fun.
Chevrolet Silverado 2500 HD Regular Cab
A mouthful to say, but all important the Silverado is the signature truck offered by the entire GM line and is powered by the 6.0-liter Flex Fuel V8 engine that carries in a strong 360 horsepower. This awesome truck has a following that is only rivaled by the F150.
Chevrolet Silverado 2500 HD Double Cab
As was the case with the GMC models, this is the same as the regular cab, just fitted with a larger cab to bring more passengers to the party.
Chevrolet Silverado 2500 HD Crew Cab
A larger cabin and smaller bed make this truck great for taking even more passengers to the jobsite to get a great deal of work done.
The first part of the list is covered with the GM offerings for power in the truck class. All trucks on this part of the list are powered by the same great engine that is full of horsepower and torque to get the job done. Great for weekend fun or daily work, these awesome trucks are great choices for anyone to take full advantage of and enjoy the power and performance of industry leaders from GM.