12. Nissan Titan XD
MSRP: $32,285 – $63,155
The Nissan Titan XD is a half-ton in size and is one of the best large pickups available on the market. The truck is powered by a 5.6 liter V-8 engine rated at 401 lb-ft of torque and 390 horsepower coupled to a seven-speed automatic transmission with the choice between a rear or four-wheel drive. Consumers may also choose to upgrade to a Cummins 5.0 liter turbo-diesel V-8 rated at 555 lb-ft of torque if desiring to increase the towing capacity to more than 12,000 lbs. The single cab version of the truck features an eight foot bed while the crew cab has the shorter 6.5 foot option. The top overall speed of the Titan XD is 105 MPH.