11 Fast Trucks: 2017 Pickups That Really Haul

Chevy Silverado
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Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LTZ

Chevrolet’s full-sized pickup truck, the Silverado 1500, achieves 420 horsepower with its 6.2-liter EcoTec3 V8 engine.

The Silverado places No. 2 in our full-size pickup truck rankings. An eight-speed automatic transmission is available with the V8 engine. There is also the standard 285-horsepower V6 mated to a six-speed automatic transmission. A 355-horsepower 5.3-liter V8 is available, as well. The 420-horsepower variant gets 16 mpg around town and 22 mpg on the highway, slightly better than the Ford Raptor.