June 19, 2002

Carpoint Canada announces Top 10 vehicles with most horsepower-per-dollar

Toronto, Ontario – MSN Carpoint Canada has released a list of the Top Ten vehicles in Canada that offer the most horsepower per dollar. The list includes six pickup trucks, two performance coupes, and two economy cars. The top contenders, were General Motors’ full-size Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra pickups, which were just ahead of the Chevrolet Camaro Z28 coupe.

“Of course, one must also consider and realize that performance has more than one definition,” said a Carpoint news release. “The Camaro’s muscle produces outright speed and acceleration while the Silverado and Sierra’s is mostly expressed in ultimate pulling and carrying power.”

The Top Ten vehicles are:

Vehicle Price Horsepower
Chevrolet Silverado 1500 $26,005 285
GMC Sierra 1500 $26,150 285
Chevrolet Camaro Z28 $31,060 310
Dodge Dakota $23,735 235
Hyundai Elantra $15,295 140
Ford F-150 $23,400 205
Pontiac Firebird Formula $34,170 310
Ford Lightning SVT $42,210 380
Suzuki Aerio GL $15,785 141
Ford Ranger Edge $23,620 207

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