There's a bit of a war going on amongst heavy duty trucks for 2015. It seems like with each passing month one manufacturer is sniping at another when it comes to tow rating, turbodiesel torque, or luxury features. The end result is a positive one for heavy duty truck buyers, as this intense competition has forced dramatic improvements across the board for anyone seeking a professional-grade truck that can out-tow or out-haul a light-duty model. Truck builders are also increasingly adopting SAE standards for measuring things such as overall towing capacity, which over the course of the next few years will provide a level playing field for evaluating one heavy duty pickup against another.
Let's take a quick look at the four major players in the heavy duty truck business and see what they bring to the table for 2015.