When it comes to knowing what trucks and vans will be available for your commercial work truck fleets in 2023, it can be hard to keep up. Throughout the year there are numerous updates, new models, and discontinuations.
Work Truck has provided this one-stop resource with all of the top OEM's light- and medium-duty truck and van offerings for 2023:
Ford Motor Company
Ford continued to lead the full-size truck market share in 2021 and will offer the all-new Super Duty in 2023. The automaker made a huge splash this year with the launches of the all-electric Ford Lightning and its commercial business, Ford Pro earlier in 2022.
For 2023 truck models, Ford will be offering the following:
- Ford Ranger
- Ford F-150
- Ford F-150 Lightning
- Ford Super Duty: F-250, F-350, F-450, F-550, and F-600
- Ford F-650 and F-750
- Ford F-53 and F-59
Ford offers the following vans, including cargo, passenger, chassis cab, and cutaway:
- Ford Transit Connect
- Ford Transit
- Ford E-Transit
- Ford E-Series
After more than 20 years since the introduction of the Freightliner M2, the company’s medium-duty and vocational SD models are getting updated for 2023. New for 2023 is the introduction of the Plus series, an enhanced version designed to improve comfort and increase productivity.
For 2023, Freightliner will be offering the following:
- Freightliner M2 106
- Freightliner M2 112
- Freightliner M2 106 Plus
- Freightliner M2 112 Plus
- Freightliner 108SD
- Freightliner 108SD Plus
- Freightliner 112SD
- Freightliner 112SD Plus
- Freightliner eM2
General Motors continues to innovate, offering a variety of Chevrolet and GMC truck models for commercial fleets. In 2023, the automaker is adding a new Low Cab Forward 7500 XD Diesel offering as well as refreshed Low Cab Forward 3500 Gas and 4500 Gas models.
For 2023, General Motors has the following trucks available:
- Chevrolet Low Cab Forward 3500 & 4500 Gas
- Chevrolet Low Cab Forward 4500 HD Diesel, 4500 XD Diesel
- Chevrolet Low Cab Forward 5500 HD Diesel, 5500 XD Diesel
- Chevrolet Low Cab Forward 6500 XD Diesel, 7500 XD Diesel
- Chevrolet Colorado
- GMC Canyon
- GMC Sierra 1500
- GMC Sierra Heavy Duty 2500, 3500
- Chevrolet Silverado 1500
- Chevrolet Silverado Heavy Duty 2500 and 3500
- Chevrolet Silverado HD 3500 Chassis Cab
- GMC Sierra HD 3550 Chassis Cab
General Motors also has several van models for 2023, including:
- 3500 & 4500 Full-size van cutaway
- 2500 & 3500 Cargo Van
- 2500 & 3500 Passenger Van
For the 2023 model year, Hino Trucks has simplified its offering of truck models, removing its cab-over and previous conventional models from the lineup.
The L Series offers both extended cab and crew cab configurations.
For 2023, Hino will offer the following:
- Hino L6
- Hino L7
While many know International for its over-the-road trucks, the truck manufacturer also offers medium-duty options perfect for the vocational work truck fleet.
For the 2023 model year, International Truck will be offering the following truck models:
- International MV Series
- International eMV Series
- International CV Series
- International HV Series (depending on specification)
Isuzu Commercial Truck of America, Inc.
For the 2023 model year, the truckmaker is offering several models for work truck fleets to choose from. Available options will include:
- Isuzu NPR Gas
- Isuzu NPR-HD Gas
- Isuzu NPR-HD Diesel
- Isuzu NPR-XD Diesel
- Isuzu NQR Diesel
- Isuzu NRR Diesel
- Isuzu FTR
- Isuzu FVR Derate
- Isuzu FVR
For the 2023 model year, Kenworth will be offering the following:
- Kenworth T180
- Kenworth T280
- Kenworth T380
- Kenworth K270
- Kenworth K370
Additionally, the truckmaker is offering two battery-electric truck models:
- Kenworth K270E
- Kenworth K370E
First launched in 2020, Mack’s entry into the medium-duty truck market has continued to solidify. Early in 2022, the company hit a milestone production of the 5,000th MD Series truck at the Roanoke Valley Operations facility.
For 2023, the truck maker will continue to offer the following:
- Mack MD6
- Mack MD7
For 2023, Mercedes-Benz Vans made a few updates, including the launch of a new powerful and more efficient four-cylinder diesel engine in the Sprinter van; the higher output variant will replace the six-cylinder diesel engine. Additionally, the van manufacturer has transitioned away from the previous 7G-TRONIC transmission, now offering a 9-speed 9G-TRONIC standard on all variants. Finally, all-wheel drive (AWD) will replace the last 4x4 system.
Offerings for 2023 include:
- Mercedes-Benz Sprinter
- Mercedes-Benz Metris
Nissan North America
Nissan continues to offer pickup truck models for commercial fleets, although it no longer offers any van models for 2023. In October, Nissan produced its 5-millionth vehicle at the Canton Assembly Plant: a Nissan Frontier.
Nissan will be offering the following trucks for the 2023 model year in a variety of trim levels and configurations:
- Nissan Frontier
- Nissan Titan
- Nissan Titan XD
Peterbilt Motors Co.
For 2023, Peterbilt will offer the following medium-duty truck models:
- Peterbilt Model 220
- Peterbilt Model 220EV
- Peterbilt Model 535
- Peterbilt Model 536
- Peterbilt Model 537
- Peterbilt Model 548
Ram Trucks (Stellantis)
Ram Trucks have maintained a significant portion of the truck market share, taking the second spot in sales in 2021.
This year’s big news is the discontinuation of the Ram ProMaster City production at the end of the 2022 calendar year and the last call for the Ram 1500 EcoDiesel in January 2023.
For the 2023 model year, Ram will offer the following vehicles:
- Ram 1500
- Ram Heavy Duty (2500 and 3500)
- Ram Chassis Cab (3500, 4500, and 5500)
For vans, Ram will continue to offer the following for 2023:
Toyota Motor North America
Celebrating 50 years in North America in 2022, the Toyota Tundra was the only truck to earn a Top Safety Pick+ from the IIHS in 2022. The Tundra received significant updates for the 2022 model year and has minor updates for 2023.
For the 2023 model year, the automaker will be offering the following:
- Toyota Tacoma
- Toyota Tundra
Primarily a heavy-duty truck manufacturer, Volvo Trucks does offer one medium-duty Class 7 truck that will be available for the 2023 model year:
- Volvo VNR Electric Straight Truck
Moving into the electric side of medium-duty truck fleets, Volvo also announced the ability for VNR electric customers to acquire chargers directly from dealers.
Originally posted on Work Truck Online