Finding the perfect truck for your lifestyle can be difficult. When it comes to mine, I want what is going to last a long time. That is why choosing the most expensive truck is an obvious choice. You cannot pay a small amount and expect to have something luxurious. Not all trucks are made the same, and thankfully not all are priced the same either.
Finding the perfect truck for your lifestyle can be difficult. There is a wide range of options in pickups, right from budget to luxury. Personally, I prefer a well-made and durable pickup truck. We all know quality does not come cheap. This got me wondering what is the most expensive Pickup Truck?
What is the most expensive pickup?
To put it simply, the most expensive truck on the market is the F-450 Super Duty Limited. It is Ford’s newest model that can reach up to $100,000 in cost and it can tow up to 15 tons.
Ford also put out the F-250 and F-350 in the Super Duty line. Ford reveals a new Super Duty lineup. These other models are for those that cannot spend 1/10th of a million dollars on a vehicle.
If spending that much money on a truck just is not in the budget, the cheapest Ford Super Duty truck can be as low as $32,000. This is a very versatile series of trucks for any buyer.
There are three other sub-breeds of the Super Duty line; King Ranch, Lariat, or Platinum. They are all luxury pickups, but of course, the Limited sits on the throne.
Americans spend $46,844 on a pickup on average. The demand for luxurious pickup trucks is growing quickly.
Top 10 Most Expensive Trucks
Below are a mix of 2019 and 2020 truck models that will exceed your expectations.
2020 Chevrolet Silverado HD. The base price of this Chevy is $61,300. You can add about $5,000 in packages to it. Dealer installed accessories can also be added to it and when completely souped-up with every option, this pickup runs for a whopping $121,758! There are countless different options that can be added to it. A power sunroof, smoked amber LED roof marker lamps, high idle switch, and front and rear black molded splash guards, to name a few.
2019 F-450 Super Duty Limited. The base price for this beauty starts out at $87,100. After all the bells and whistles, the price jumps to $95,000. After taxes and fees, the cost is over $100,000. This truck is meant for serious towing and hauling. It also has some other key distinguishing features such as two-tone leather, real wood trim, massaging seats that can change temperatures, a huge 10-speaker stereo, a ginormous panoramic moonroof with retractable shade, active cruise control, and automatic alerts to keep you in your lane.
2019 F-150 Limited. The base price for this one is $67,135. It can easily gain $10,000 more with add-on features. This baby can tow three tons or 13 if properly equipped. This truck gets 15-22 mpg. It also has a myriad of different choices to pick from when it comes to its engine. This truck handles like a dream on any terrain.
2019 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD High Country Dually. This truck starts out at $61,595. It has dual rear wheels and all the features of any typical Silverado. To name a few, it has a Bose sound system, Driver Alert safety system, as well as power adjusted pedals, and sweet chrome steps to help you get up into your beast.
2020 Ford F-150 King Ranch. The base price of this Ford is $52,740. You can add a Diesel engine and four-wheel drive to this 5.5-foot bed SuperCrew for $3,425 more making it top off at $56,165. A few of the features this truck has to include ambient lighting that fades to off, a Bang and Olufsen premium 10 speaker sound system, and heated and ventilated 10-way power adjusted seats.
2020 Ford F-150 Raptor SuperCrew. The base price of this off-roading beast is $56,190. This pickup is a massive 80 inches wide and 19 feet long!
2020 GMC Sierra 1500 Denali. The base price of this GMC is $54,700. This baby comes with a Prograde Trailering System that has hitch area lighting, a trailer brake controller, hitch guidance that includes hitch view, and auto electric parking brake assist.
2019 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD High Country. This Chevy starts out at $57, 395. This particular model features front and rear park assist. No need to cringe at the sight of someone trying to park this bad boy. It also has wireless device charging and Bose speakers.
2019 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 High Country. This Chevy starts at $54,795. This truck has the ability to lift and disengage its tailgate via power access. It also has heated (and ventilated, ooh!) seats. This model also features a 4G Wi-Fi Hotspot.
2019 GMC Sierra Denali. This GMC starts at $54,395. This model features wireless charging, navigation, and rear cross-traffic alerts. What a time to be alive. Just imagine driving your family in this truck and not having to worry about accidents because of the added safety features. As an added bonus, the front AND back seats are heated and cooled. Everyone’s tushy stays at the right temperature no matter the season! Of course, you can always add more features, too.
Cost of Optional Features/Packages
Once you’ve chosen your desired model, like any other part of your life, you will probably want to make it your own. Good thing so many of these pickups have the option to customize your vehicle.
One key feature that can be upgraded is the engine. If you are looking for a 2.7 liter V6 with 325 horsepower and 400-pound feet of torque, then you are looking at $30,145. The 5.0 liter V8 with 395 horsepower is $29,150.
Engine aside, you can also add to your truck’s appearance. You can get your bumpers to match the body, front fascia, and grill for $1,995. The XL Chrome package starts at $775 and includes 17-inch silver-plated aluminum wheels and body accents.
You can also get work packages. One of these packages is the 2.7 liter Ecoboost Payload package that starts at $750 and adds 3.73 electronic locking axles. The next in the workforce packages is the Heavy-Duty Payload Package. The price for this package starts at $1,695. It includes a 36-gallon tank for fuel, upgraded springs, 18 inch silver heavy-duty aluminum wheels, and adds 3.73 electronic locking rear axle.
The last category of packages is winter preparation. The best package is the Maximum Trailer Tow package that starts at $895. It adds a class IV trailer hitch receiver, a Smart Trailer tow connector, trailer brake control, upgraded rear bumper, and a trailer hookup lamp. Another package offered is the Snow Prep package.
Finding the right model for your lifestyle
Now that all of the information is laid out in front of you, you probably are wondering how the heck you will make such a big decision. Especially one that will hurt your pockets if it isn’t made diligently.
The decision should be pretty simple now. Do you do a lot of towing in the winter? Or maybe you run a farm and need to haul a lot of heavy equipment? Then the F-450 Super Duty Limited is perfect for you. It will give you the most for your money.
Maybe you are thinking about all of the other things your money could buy if you skimped out a little on your truck’s price. You still want a decent truck, but you do not want to go broke doing so. You have a family to think about first. You may just be the perfect fit for the 2019 GMC Sierra Denali. This pickup screams family and safety.
Are you a bachelor that wants to get all the ladies’ heads turning with that sexy truck coming down the road towards them? Do you want to show off your flawless driving skills and really win some hearts? Then the 2019 F-150 Limited is the ride for you!
Whoever you may be, choosing the truck that will keep you happy is a no-brainer when you shop by price. You can’t go wrong with a pickup, you just have to decide what is right for you. One truck that will please anyone is the 2019 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD High Country Dually thanks to its chrome step to get inside and make your life that much easier.
Why would I want a truck for a luxury vehicle?
When you think of a pickup truck, you probably do not think of them as a luxury. You probably think of farms, strange smells, rust, and oil spills. The fact of the matter is, times have changed. Trucks are no longer cheaper than cars. They are much more than they used to be.
Nowadays, trucks are used for working, towing, and showing status. Just about every truck can be souped up. Why do you think Mercedes has started to make pickups? They see the need for luxury pickups. People want trucks so they can also use their other luxurious items.
Trucks used to be only for working people. Now everyone and their brother has one. If you do not have one; you know a neighbor, cousin, aunt, uncle, brother, sister, mom, dad, or friend who does. You probably even know people that are willing to trade parts or tires with those truck people.
Owning a pickup truck is not just having a vehicle, but it is an investment. You pay a certain price for your truck and then say later down the road you completely hate the way it does this or that, so you can add on different features. That is what makes a truck so luxurious. It has various packages to choose from to make anyone happy.
Not only do trucks have add-ons out the wazoo, but they also offer more security than most cars due to their size.
A pickup truck can definitely be expensive but remember it is also an investment. Many view it as a status symbol or a style statement. Hopefully, when you go to pick out your pickup truck, you feel confident in your decision. You know that you will be getting a truck that will be with you for many years to come.
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