5 Powerhouse Trucks for the Ultimate Hard Work
Ready for ultimate muscle, pulling power, and load bearing strength? Plus some gadgets? These powerhouse trucks have you covered.
Are you searching for the do-it-all “man’s” truck? Maybe you are a woman, not in need of more testosterone but simply the type of performance truck that is traditionally described as a man’s truck.
No matter your gender you’re searching for a truck that will haul your boat and pull your filled horse trailer with ease. A truck that will power up hills while dragging a fifth-wheel trailer, and rides well both on- and off-road. In addition, you are searching for a truck that will easily take all you can load its bed down with, whether you’re moving animal’s feed, lumber, or your neighbor’s new furniture. It is with you in mind that we have compiled this list of the five “manliest” trucks you can buy.
- Ford F-350 King Ranch
Since 1999, Ford has had a profitable branding partnership of building tough trucks for the enormous 825,000 acre King Ranch, founded in 1853 by Richard King of Kingsville, Texas. With the ranch’s signature “Running W” brand emblazed on every Ford King Ranch truck, you can be assured that you are buying a superior vehicle of outstanding ability and quality. This truck has a powerful 6.2 liter V8 engine, an impressively strong heavy-duty transmission, twin or mono I-beam front axle options with coil spring suspension, and four-wheel power disc brakes with an anti-lock braking system and vacuum-boost.
This truck’s four doors, with enough seating for five passengers, make the vehicle spacious and comfortable as well as practical. Its luxurious standard leather interior offers extreme comfort with its ten-way power adjustable memory seating. The King’s auxiliary audio input jack and quality HD radio with outstanding sound system makes it a pleasure to ride in or drive. In addition, its adjustable power pedals, a rear view camera, reverse sensing system, and a telescoping tilt steering wheel makes this a custom fit driving experience for any driver no matter their size or shape.
With models available in diesel or gasoline, you’ll be certain to find the King that fits your every need. Rest assured, the Ford F-350 King Ranch truck has all the muscle you will ever require from a truck.
- Chevrolet Kodiak C4500
This vehicle is one of the largest trucks you can drive without requiring a commercial driver’s license and it proves its muscular abilities over many other conventional trucks. With its 16,000 pound towing capacity, you’ll certainly be able to pull your horses’ trailer as well as their feed in this truck’s bed with ease. The Kodiak is available in a 6.6-liter, 330-horsepower, V8 Duramax diesel engine or an impressive 8.1-liter, 325-horsepower, V8 gasoline engine. The luxurious cabin is large enough for the entire crew with generous leg and head room and rear power seats that fold down into a comfortable double-sized bed.
- Dodge Ram 3500
Pairing the Ram’s 6.7 liter, Cummins Turbo Diesel i6 engine to the AISIN six-speed automatic transmission, makes its power and towing capacity one of the very best; producing as much as 385 horsepower, 900 pounds of torque, and a maximum payload of 6,720 pounds. This vehicle has the power and the performance abilities to haul just about anything you need to any destination with exceptional comfort and reliability.
- GMC Sierra 3500 Denali HD
This vehicle has an available 6.2 liter, spectacular V8 engine with 460 pounds of torque and 420 horsepower. With a maximum trailering capacity of 23,100 pounds, the GMC Sierra 3500 Denali HD is a powerhouse vehicle that is sure to meet all your requirements. In addition, it offers smooth descent controls for maneuvering you through steep or rough mountain passes. Its auto-locking rear differential offers improved traction and control on any road. The Denali’s Driver Alert System uses radar, cameras, and ultrasonic sensors to give you an extra view on whatever you’re hauling while you drive in comfort, security, and confidence.
- Toyota Tacoma TRD Pro
The Toyota Tacoma TRD Pro is a powerful truck with 3,500 pounds of towing capacity, a large V6 engine and enough room for all your gear and hauling needs. Available in both automatic and manual transmission this truck is a crowd pleaser both on- and off-road.
Whatever your hauling needs may be, you need a vehicle to be loaded with enough truck muscle to tackle any job you may require of it. One of these five top-quality trucks will certainly meet your exact specifications.