New 2022 Diesel Trucks In the Final Days of Gas-Powered Vehicles
Diesel pickup trucks are on their way out of the automotive world as hybrid and electric trucks start to dominate the market. If you’re a fan of diesel, your choices are becoming increasingly limited – but that doesn’t mean there aren’t any new diesel trucks left. So which 2022 trucks have a diesel engine? These 2022 diesel trucks are some of the last of their kind to be made, so if you want one, get it while you can.
The 2022 heavy-duty F-Series Super Duty still has a diesel engine
According to Cars.com, if you want a diesel Ford pickup truck, you’ll have to go with the F-Series Super Duty. It comes with a turbo-diesel 6.7-liter V-8 that makes 475 hp and an impressive 1,050 lb-ft of torque. There are rumors that other diesel SUVs and trucks may be on their way. It’s possible that Stellantis may release diesel versions of the Jeep Wagoneer and Jeep Grand Wagoneer. The Super Duty F-250 price starts at $36,495.
The 2022 Jeep Gladiator has an available diesel engine
The 2022 Jeep Gladiator can come with a diesel 3.0-liter V6 engine that makes 260 hp and 442 lb-ft of torque. There’s also the possibility that Stellantis will be putting out a diesel Jeep Wagoneer and Jeep Grand Wagoneer (though obviously, those aren’t pickup trucks). The 2022 diesel Jeep Gladiator price starts at $42,585.
You can get a diesel 2022 Ram 1500
Want a conventional pickup truck? The 2022 Ram 1500 may be just what you’re looking for. It has a diesel V6 engine that makes 260 hp and 480 lb-ft of torque and it gets 26 mpg, according to the EPA. The Ram 1500 can also tow up to 12,560 pounds, which is key if you’ll be regularly towing heavy things like a boat. The base model 2022 Ram 1500 price starts at $35,783. You can add the diesel engine to all trim levels except the Limited, though it will cost you an extra $4,995.
Ram also has two heavy-duty diesel options
In addition to the Ram 1500, you can also get the 2022 Ram 2500 and Ram 3500 pickup trucks with diesel engines. These can come with a 6.7-liter turbo-diesel inline-six that makes 370 hp and 850 lb-ft of torque. There’s also a high-output version for the Ram 3500 that makes 420 hp and 1,075 lb-ft of torque. With the right setup, you can tow up to a whopping 37,090 pounds with the Ram 3500. The Ram 2500 diesel engine price starts at $48,945.
The 2022 Chevy Silverado can come with a diesel inline-six
The 2022 Chevy Silverado is another popular pickup truck with an available diesel engine. You can get the 2022 Silverado with a turbodiesel 3.0-liter inline-six engine. This makes 277 hp and 460. You can tow up to 13,300 pounds with the Silverado.
Chevy’s GMC twin offers a diesel 2022 Sierra
The 2022 GMC Sierra has the same diesel engine available as the Silverado. The only difference is the towing capacity. The Sierra can tow 100 pounds less than the 2022 Silverado, at just 13,200 pounds (though that’s still a respectable amount).
GM offers the Silverado and Sierra 2500 and 3500 pickups with diesel engines
Don’t think that GM isn’t competing with Ford and Ram when it comes to heavy-duty diesel trucks. It has diesel engines available for the 2500 and 3500 2022 Chevy Silverado and 2022 GMC Sierra. These come with a 6.6-liter turbo-diesel V-8 that makes 445 hp and 910 lb-ft of torque and they can tow up to 36,000 pounds. The 2022 Chevy Silverado 2500 price starts at $36,300.
The 2022 Chevy Colorado is a midsize diesel option
If you want a midsize diesel pickup truck, the 2022 Chevy Colorado may be the way to go. It has a 2.8-liter four-cylinder turbo-diesel engine that makes 181 hp and 369 lb-ft of torque. It also gets 22 mpg. The diesel 2022 Chevy Colorado price start at $37,070.
The 2022 GMC Canyon ups the Colorado’s game
It’s no surprise that the 2022 GMC Canyon has the same engine as the 2022 Chevy Colorado. You may want to opt for the Canyon if you appreciate the finer things in life though – and you’re willing to spend to get them. The 2022 GMC Canyon with a diesel engine starts at $38,650.
Each of these 2022 diesel pickup trucks offers something unique to car shoppers. If you love diesel engines, you might want to grab one while you can. There’s probably not a whole lot of years left to buy a diesel engine truck.