Almost a few years ago trucks were only worth for carry loads and they were only popular in industrial or outskirt of the city. But the scenario has changed as trucks have become luxurious and lavish and nowadays they are used for both on-road and off-road purpose. The automakers are now building an exclusive truck that is making them popular among city folks. There are some most expensive trucks which are mostly owned by wealthy businesspeople and off road enthusiast.
This heavy duty truck has now become a status symbol for elite and wealthy people as this truck are the combination of power and lavishness. Some trucks are so expensive that regular customers cannot own it. These mean machines in not only expensive for their interior equipment or outer body parts, but it are also the viscous power train that incurs most of the cost. Here is the top 10 list of most expensive trucks 2017 in the world:
List of the world’s top 10 most expensive trucks in 2017
10. 2016 GMC Sierra 1500 Denali (Price – $54,640)
2016 GMC Sierra 1500 holds the spot in the list of most expensive trucks in 2016, and it is mainly because it’s whopping $54,640 price tag. Sierra 1500 comes with an EcoTec 3 5.3 liter V-8 engine that can produce 355 HP and this is the sole reason for the costly price tag. The engine is padded with eight-speed auto gearbox along with FWD and AWD option.
9. 2016 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 HD High Country (Price – $56,935)
The truck holds the spot in this list held by 2016 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 HD, and its price point helped it to gain this spot. This truck comes with a 6.0-liter V-8 engine that can easily generate 360 HP with the help of a six-speed automatic transmission. The truck will ride on 20-inch aluminum wheels assisted with facilities like traction control, cruise control, AWD, Hill Assist; engine mobilizes, etc.
8. 2016 RAM 2500 Longhorn (Price – $57,285)
With a jaw-dropping price tag of $57,285, 2016 RAM 2500 holds the spot in the costly list. This truck is a well-designed model, and it highly fabricates both in exterior and interior with features like 18-inch aluminum wheels, chrome grille, chrome window surrounding, chrome bumper, etc. This truck is packed with a HEMI 5.7 liter V-8 engine that can shoot up to 383 HP with a help of a six-speed auto transmission.
7. 2016 GMC Sierra 2500 HD Denali (Price – $57,790)
GMC Sierra 2500 HD comes with a high acclaimed Vortec 6.0 liter V-8 engine that can generate 360 horsepower with ease. This engine is coupled with a six-speed automatic, and the whole chassis sits on a 20-inch aluminum wheel. These are the reasons GMC Sierra 2500 HD is marked with a $57,790 price tag thus placing itself in the rich list.
6. 2016 Chevrolet Silverado 3500 HD High Country (Price – $57,840)
Chevrolet Silverado 3500 HD sits at the premium position in the costly truck list and it worth every penny of its price tag of $57,840. This truck is integrated with a Vortec 6.0 liter V-8 engine that has the capability to crunch out 360 HP with the help of a six-speed auto gearbox. Its interior and exterior are filled high-end accessories, and most of the body parts come is molded with chrome.
5. 2016 GMC Sierra 3500 HD Denali (Price – $58,125)
Packed with a 6.0-liter V-8 engine, GMC Sierra 3500 HD Denali finds a spot in the expensive pickup list. The car comes with a price of $58,125, and this is mainly due to the advanced safety features and additional interior decors. These features are dual zone automatic air control, cruise control, ABS, satellite navigation, power-adjustable seats, ambient floor lighting, USB, Wi-Fi, etc.
4. 2016 RAM 3500 Laramie Longhorn (Price – $57,275)
RAM 3500 Laramie Longhorn has sealed the spot in the costly truck catalog, and its $57,275 price tag justifies this position. An owner of this truck will enjoy the aggressive performance which will be produced by a 5.7 liter HEMI V-8 engine that can easily produce more than 383 HP. Apart from all these, it will also carry a strong chassis, 18-inch aluminum wheel, six-speed automatic transmission, roof rails, large cargo bed, modified bumpers, etc.
3. 2016 Nissan Titan XD Platinum Reserve Diesel (Price – $60,520)
2016 Nissan Titan XD is equipped with a 5.0-liter V-8 intercooler turbo engine that can produce more 310 horsepower with the help of a six-speed auto gearbox. The eye-popping price tag of $60,520 make one of the most expensive truck in the world, and it serves the purpose of both off-road and on-road. It is fitted with a 20-inch aluminum wheel that coupled with a powerful chassis, and the whole body structure is made from aluminum.
2. 2016 Ford F-150 Limited (Price – $62,310)
The tag for one of the most expensive pickup in the world goes to 2016 Ford F-150 Limited since it launched with a price mark of $62,310. The truck is fully equipped with high-end inner and outer features like chrome grille, LED headlight, 22-inch aluminum wheels, chrome side mirror, automatic sunroof, high capacity towing hook, etc. This truck also comes with a 3.5 liter EcoBoost V-6 engine coupled with the six-speed automatic gearbox.
1. 2016 Ford F-450 Lariat (Price – $64,660)
Ford F-450 Lariat is packed with a beast engine which is a 6.7 liter Power stroke V-8 engine that can produce more 440 horsepower and it comes with a price tag of $64,660. It is also loaded with tons of lavish features both in exterior and interior accompanied by aggressive outlook. This is the most expensive truck in the world and it worth every penny of its price tag.
If a person is thinking to own a beast that would work perfectly both in off-road and regular city roads, then they should go through the above list. However, a good thing always comes with a good price tag and that is why these trucks are expensive.