TheTopSpeed.com is even reaching to recommend that the brand-new 2018 Ford Super Duty 6.7 L V8 PowerStroke Turbo Diesel will have more than 500 horsepower and, get this, 1,000 pound-feet of torque. The 1,000 pound-feet of torque, a minimum of originating from the factory, would have been abstruse a couple of years back, however, obviously, that’s what we might anticipate from this next line.
Courtesy Ford According to Ford, the 6.7 L PowerStroke Turbo Diesel will see an updated powertrain and function a TorqShift 6-speed SelectShift automated transmission and is the “most intelligent, most capable tow rig ever in a Super Duty.”
As it stands today, the Dodge Ram HD is the existing frontrunner in the torque race with 900 pound-feet of torque. For 2018, it does not seem like there will be huge modifications to the Ram 3500 HD 6.7, L Cummins, I6 Turbo Diesel engine, however, there hasn’t been a lot of updates from the Ram camp so that stays to be seen. If anybody has updates on the 2018 design, please send them our method.
Courtesy Dodge, In any case, anticipates the very same power or perhaps more from the Ram 3500 6.7 L Cummins Turbo Diesel, which presently promotes best-in-class max towing, according to Ram, with 900 pound-feet of optimum diesel torque and optimum towing capability of over 31,000 pounds.
Not to be surpassed, GM is set to present an updated 6.6 L Duramax V8 diesel for the Chevy Silverado and GMC Sierra HD.
Courtesy GMC The 2018 Silverado HD will include a brand-new trademarked air consumption system, according to Chevy, which will permit cooler air to assist” the engine run much better under load, specifically in conditions where engine and transmission temperature levels can increase rapidly. Running cooler enables the Duramax diesel to keep complete power and lorry speed for capable trailering in even the hardest conditions.”
According to Truck Trend, they’re “anticipating the brand-new 6.6 L Duramax to quickly leading 400 hp and 800 lb-ft of torque” and “positive it will be the most effective, the majority of fine-tuned and most capable Duramax to date.”
Courtesy Chevy, All in all, it appears like the whole diesel truck line for 2018 ought to bring lots of power to the table.
We’ll be bringing you more information about the 2018 line of diesel trucks when released later this year. In the meantime, share your ideas with us on Facebook about next year’s designs and the functions that are revealed as we get these trucks striking the roadway.