Shopping Cart -

Your cart is currently empty.
This website use cookies and similar technologies to improve the site and to provide customised content and advertising. By using this site, you agree to this use. To learn more, including how to change your cookie settings, please view our Cookie Policy
Pocketmags Digital Magazines
CA
Pocketmags Digital Magazines
   You are currently viewing the Canada version of the site.
Would you like to switch to your local site?
Read anywhere Read anywhere
Ways to pay Pocketmags Payment Types
Trusted site
At Pocketmags you get
Secure Billing
Great Offers
Web & App Reader
Gifting Options
Loyalty Points

CREAM OF THE CROP

PHOTOS COURTESY OF THE MANUFACTURERS AND BY DW STAFF

BEST DIESEL TRUCKS TO BUILD

If you’re in the market for a diesel truck to modify, aftermarket support and overall durability are what you should be looking for. With so many different drivetrain, suspension and chassis changes over the years, it’s hard to know which model-year truck is the best to start with.

Well, we have simplified it for you: We have come up with the top-five best diesel trucks you can build up for work or play.

You’ll be quick to notice that none of our selections is any newer than 2007.5. The OEs were extremely competitive in the diesel market, beginning in the late 1990s and into the 2000s. By 2007.5, federal emissions laws required more cleanerburning diesel engines.

The OEs responded with a host of new technologies, including exhaust particulate filters, diesel exhaust fluid systems and more. These systems and their associated electronics are far less accepting of aftermarket performance parts than the much simpler engines prior to 2007.5.

READ MORE
Purchase options below
Find the complete article and many more in this issue of Diesel World - May 2019
If you own the issue, Login to read the full article now.
Single Issue - May 2019
$9.99
Or 999 points
Annual Digital Subscription
Only $ 1.17 per issue
SAVE
86%
Was $20.99
Now $13.99

View Issues

About Diesel World

Diesel World May 2019, Find Your Next Truck : The Best Diesel Trucks to Build, The Good The Bad & The Ugly, Diesel History 1919-2019 : 100 Years of Cummins, And More.....