The Ford F-650 and F-750 medium duty trucks are due to arrive as completely redesigned models for the 2016 MY. Ford’s trucks have been around since 2003, receiving only minor updates over the years. This time, the American automaker decided to give them a thorough makeover including an extensive exterior redesign, a new chassis and a new diesel engine. It’s interesting to note that the 2016 Ford F-650/F-750 will be a Ford-built product from top to bottom for the first time.
Hailing from one of the most popular and famous pickup trucks brand, not only in America but perhaps all across the globe, 2016 Chevrolet Silverado Cheyenne will be the truck to watch out for when it finally gets to hit the markets in its hallmark yet possessing new looks. The huge fan following and popularity will surely not diminish whereas on the other hand, it will seemingly increase with the arrival of this 2016 version of Chevy Silverado Cheyenne.
The upcoming 2016 Ford Ranger Wildtrak is the newest member of the Ranger line-up. With a “liquid metallic” grey finish to the trapezoidal grille, bed rails, side-mirrors, door handles and tail lamps, Wildtrak 2016 is a tough yet luxurious pick-up truck. Providing all comforts of a luxurious sedan in an aggressive vehicle, this truck is the ultimate Ranger. Not only has the styling been updated but powertrain capabilities have also improved. With a record of 17% increase in fuel efficiency in comparison to its previous model, Ranger 2016 has not only monstrous engine performance but also high fuel efficiency.
The Reaper came in 2014 as a high-performance variant of the Silverado pickup truck. Before its debut, all those who opted for a beefed up version of a standard pickup truck would usually go for the Ford F-150 SVT Raptor. Thanks to Lingenfelter Performance Engineering, buyers will have another great alternative in the form of the 2016 Chevy Reaper. This might pickup is actually based on the recently redesigned Chevy Silverado that arrived for the 2014 model year. The Reaper will certainly prove itself appealing to those who expect their truck to take on rough off-road terrains, while offering a solid power output and excellent towing abilities.
The 2016 Nissan Navara is going to be the twelfth installment of the popular Nissan Navara franchise. This pickup truck is going to be getting a new design with upgraded engine specifications. Over the years Nissan has made its name for providing the safest compact trucks in this industry and their latest model promises to provide nothing less to the riders. This vehicle is also known for its astonishing quick pick up capacity and we can expect a further uplifting with this latest truck. External designs have been altered to some extent along with significant interior modifications.
The much-anticipated new generation of the 2016 Mitsubishi Triton has finally arrived. The fifth-generation Triton is here to replace the outgoing model that made its debut back in 2005. With this brand new model, the Japanese automaker tried to address all of the shortcomings of the previous iteration. Judging by the recent reports, it seems that Mitsubishi has done a good job.
The Ram 2500 has been praised for its towing and hauling abilities for years. It is currently one of the best choices in the heavy duty pickup truck segment, powered by the renowned Cummins turbodiesel V6. The news is that the 2016 Dodge Ram 2500 will be offered with the Laramie Limited trim for the first time. While the 2016 Dodge Ram 3500 HD’s version of the Cummins diesel unit is due to receive additional 35 lb-ft torque, the 2500 HD will carry over mechanically unchanged.
The GMC Sierra 2500 and 3500 Heavy Duty pickup trucks are due to receive several updates for the 2016 model year. When it comes to the visual changes, the 2016 GMC Sierra 2500HD will be offered with new exterior colors, projector-beam HID headlights as well as LED ancillary lighting that will come standard across the range. The WT, SLE and SLT trim levels will include a remote locking tailgate as optional, while the same feature should come standard with the range-topping Denali trim. The latter will also get a new wireless phone charging function. The new Sierra 2500HD will be offered with an upgraded audio system and enhanced GMC IntelliLink system that comprises 7.0-inch and 8.0-inch touch-screens as well as Android Auto and Apple CarPlay capability.
The all-new GMC Canyon, alongside its Chevy Colorado sibling, was launched for the 2015 model year. Now, the 2016 GMC Canyon is due to receive only several changes. Certainly the most important one will come in the form of a new turbodiesel engine, initially scheduled to arrive in the fourth quarter of 2015. However, the most recent reports state that its launch might be postponed slightly due to additional testing by the Environmental Protection Agency. The latest developments were triggered by the recent scandal concerning the Volkswagen’s diesel emissions cheating. Unfortunately for the new diesel-powered Canyon, it seems that the EPA is determined to introduce more stringent testing when it comes to diesel emissions.