What type of truck is best for hotshot trucking?
- The Chevy Silverado – 2500/3500 Heavy Duty.
- Ram 2500/2500 Big Horn.
- The GMC Sierra 2500 Denali Heavy Duty.
- Ford F450/550.
- Ford Superduty Commercial F-250 XL, F 350 XLT, F450 Lariat.
Can you hotshot a 3/4 ton truck?
Hot shot trucking is usually done with medium-duty trucks from 3/4-ton to 1.5-ton capacity trucks outfitted with multiple hitches, from gooseneck to fifth-wheel. They might also use load-balancing trailers to haul various types of equipment.
What is Max weight for hotshot?
Freight Capacity Restrictions: Hotshot trailers usually max out at 40 feet in length, which means they are limited in the weight they can legally carry – 16,500 lbs.