Combining the power of a heavy-duty hauler with the handling of a light-duty pickup truck is the basis of Nissan’s new 2016 Titan XD. The truck has a Cummins 5.0L V-8 Turbo Diesel engine rated at 310 horsepower, 555 lb-ft of torque, a 6-speed Aisin automatic transmission, and features such as a rear-view monitor, a trailer brake controller, sway control, and an Around View Monitor, which provides a bird’s-eye view of the surrounding area from front, rear, and side cameras. The truck can tow up to 12,000 pounds and has two hitches. The bed is 6.5 feet; has lockable, removable in-bed storage; and has a 2,000-pound maximum payload capacity.
December 14, 2015