7. 2016 Chevrolet Silverado 1500
Highway gas mileage: 24 MPG
The 2016 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 is a very fuel efficient pickup truck that is sold on the market today. The truck sees an overall fuel economy rating of 18 MPG (city) and 24 MPG (highway), and is powered by a 4.3 liter V-6 engine rated at 420 horsepower. The Silverado 1500 has a top speed of 99 MPH, and the vehicle can go from zero to 60 MPH in just 5.7 seconds. Chevy sells the auto standard with rear-wheel drive, and consumers can choose to upgrade to all-wheel drive when buying the vehicle new. Consumers can also choose to upgrade the engine to a 5.3 liter or a 6.2 liter V-8. The maximum towing rating for the truck is 12,000 lbs with a max payload of 2,260 lbs.