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Below lists a selection of Pickup trucks that have been reviewed by our expert engineering staff. Consumer Reports operates the largest and most sophisticated independent automobile testing center devoted to the consumer interest anywhere in the world. All cars that are tested, about 80 per year, are bought anonymously and driven for thousands of miles each. The evaluation regimen consists of more than 50 individual tests. Learn more about each of the Pickup trucks that Consumer Reports tests and reviews.
ratings Consumer Reports Reviewed the Honda Ridgeline
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The Honda Ridgeline is a crew cab offered in 4WD Crew Cab RT, 4WD Crew Cab Sport, 4WD Crew Cab RTL w/Navi, 4WD Crew Cab RTS, 4WD Crew Cab SE and 4WD Crew Cab RTL. The powertrains include 3.5-liter V6 (250 hp) engines, and 5-speed automatic transmissions. It is AWD wheel drive. EPA-rated fuel economy ranges from 16 mpg city to 21 mpg highway. The Ridgeline uses Regular fuel.

Last Model Reviewed: 2006
ratings Consumer Reports Reviewed the Ford F-250 (6.7, turbodiesel)
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The Ford F-250 is a regular cab, extended cab, crew cab offered in 2WD Crew Cab 156" Lariat, 2WD Crew Cab 172" XLT, 2WD SuperCab 142" XL, 4WD Reg Cab 137" XL, 4WD Crew Cab 156" King Ranch, 2WD SuperCab 158" XL, 2WD Crew Cab 156" King Ranch, 4WD SuperCab 142" XLT, 4WD Crew Cab 156" XL, 4WD Crew Cab 156" Lariat, 4WD Crew Cab 172" King Ranch, 2WD Crew Cab 156" XLT, 2WD Crew Cab 172" XL, 4WD Crew Cab 172" Lariat, 4WD Crew Cab 172" Platinum, 2WD SuperCab 142" Lariat, 2WD SuperCab 158" Lariat, 4WD SuperCab 142" XL, 4WD SuperCab 158" XL SRW, 4WD Crew Cab 172" XLT, 2WD SuperCab 142" XLT, 2WD SuperCab 158" XLT, 2WD Crew Cab 172" Lariat, 2WD Crew Cab 172" King Ranch, 4WD SuperCab 142" Lariat, 2WD Reg Cab 137" XL, 4WD Reg Cab 137" XLT, 4WD SuperCab 158" Lariat SRW, 2WD Crew Cab 156" XL, 4WD SuperCab 158" XLT SRW, 4WD Crew Cab 172" XL, 2WD Reg Cab 137" XLT, 4WD Crew Cab 156" XLT and 4WD Crew Cab 156" Platinum. The powertrains include 6.2-liter V8 (385 hp) and 6.7-liter V8 turbodiesel (400 hp) engines, and 6-speed automatic transmissions. It is Rear or part-time 4WD wheel drive. EPA-rated fuel economy ranges from NA mpg city to NA mpg highway. The F-250 uses Diesel fuel.

Last Model Reviewed: 2011
ratings Consumer Reports Reviewed the Ford F-150 EcoBoost (V6)
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The Ford F-150 is a regular cab, extended cab, crew cab offered in 2WD SuperCrew 157" XL, 4WD SuperCrew 157" XL w/HD Payload Pkg, 2WD SuperCab 163" XLT, 4WD SuperCab 163" XLT w/HD Payload Pkg, 2WD SuperCab 145" XLT, 4WD SuperCab 145" STX, 4WD SuperCab 163" XL w/HD Payload Pkg, 2WD SuperCab 145" XL, 2WD SuperCab 145" Lariat, 4WD SuperCab 145" XL, 2WD Reg Cab 145" XLT w/HD Payload Pkg, 2WD SuperCrew 145" XL, 2WD SuperCrew 145" XLT, 4WD SuperCrew 145" Lariat, 4WD SuperCrew 157" King Ranch, 2WD SuperCab 163" XLT w/HD Payload Pkg, 2WD Reg Cab 126" XL, 4WD Reg Cab 126" STX, 4WD SuperCrew 145" XLT, 4WD SuperCrew 145" FX4, 4WD SuperCrew 157" XLT w/HD Payload Pkg, 4WD SuperCab 163" XLT, 4WD SuperCab 145" Lariat, 2WD Reg Cab 145" XL w/HD Payload Pkg, 2WD Reg Cab 126" STX, 2WD Reg Cab 126" XLT, 4WD Reg Cab 145" XL, 2WD SuperCrew 145" Limited, 2WD SuperCrew 145" Platinum, 2WD SuperCrew 157" XLT, 2WD SuperCrew 157" Lariat, 4WD SuperCrew 145" XL, 4WD SuperCrew 145" King Ranch, 4WD SuperCrew 157" XLT, 4WD SuperCrew 157" FX4, 4WD SuperCrew 157" Lariat w/HD Payload Pkg, 4WD SuperCrew 145" SVT Raptor, 4WD Reg Cab 145" XLT, 4WD Reg Cab 126" XL, 2WD SuperCrew 145" FX2, 2WD SuperCrew 145" Lariat, 2WD SuperCrew 157" Lariat w/HD Payload Pkg, 4WD SuperCrew 157" Platinum, 4WD SuperCab 163" XL, 2WD SuperCab 145" STX, 4WD Reg Cab 145" XL w/HD Payload Pkg, 2WD SuperCrew 157" King Ranch, 4WD SuperCrew 145" STX, 4WD SuperCrew 157" XL, 2WD SuperCab 163" XL, 2WD SuperCab 145" FX2, 4WD SuperCab 145" FX4, 4WD SuperCab 145" XLT, 2WD Reg Cab 145" XL, 2WD Reg Cab 145" XLT, 2WD Reg Cab 126" FX2, 4WD Reg Cab 126" XLT, 2WD SuperCrew 145" King Ranch, 4WD Reg Cab 145" XLT w/HD Payload Pkg, 4WD Reg Cab 126" FX4, 2WD SuperCrew 145" STX, 4WD SuperCrew 145" Limited, 2WD SuperCrew 157" XL w/HD Payload Pkg, 2WD SuperCrew 157" XLT w/HD Payload Pkg, 2WD SuperCrew 157" Platinum, 4WD SuperCrew 145" Platinum, 4WD SuperCrew 157" Lariat, 4WD SuperCab 133" SVT Raptor and 2WD SuperCab 163" XL w/HD Payload Pkg. The powertrains include 3.5-liter V6 turbo (365 hp), 3.7-liter V6 (302 hp), 5.0-liter V8 (360 hp) and 6.2-liter V8 (411 hp) engines, and 6-speed automatic transmissions. It is Rear or part-time 4WD wheel drive. EPA-rated fuel economy ranges from 15 mpg city to 21 mpg highway. The F-150 crew cab XLT V6 uses Regular fuel.

Last Model Reviewed: 2011
ratings Consumer Reports Reviewed the Ford F-150 (V8)
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The Ford F-150 is a regular cab, extended cab, crew cab offered in 2WD SuperCrew 157" XL, 4WD SuperCrew 157" XL w/HD Payload Pkg, 2WD SuperCab 163" XLT, 4WD SuperCab 163" XLT w/HD Payload Pkg, 2WD SuperCab 145" XLT, 4WD SuperCab 145" STX, 4WD SuperCab 163" XL w/HD Payload Pkg, 2WD SuperCab 145" XL, 2WD SuperCab 145" Lariat, 4WD SuperCab 145" XL, 2WD Reg Cab 145" XLT w/HD Payload Pkg, 2WD SuperCrew 145" XL, 2WD SuperCrew 145" XLT, 4WD SuperCrew 145" Lariat, 4WD SuperCrew 157" King Ranch, 2WD SuperCab 163" XLT w/HD Payload Pkg, 2WD Reg Cab 126" XL, 4WD Reg Cab 126" STX, 4WD SuperCrew 145" XLT, 4WD SuperCrew 145" FX4, 4WD SuperCrew 157" XLT w/HD Payload Pkg, 4WD SuperCab 163" XLT, 4WD SuperCab 145" Lariat, 2WD Reg Cab 145" XL w/HD Payload Pkg, 2WD Reg Cab 126" STX, 2WD Reg Cab 126" XLT, 4WD Reg Cab 145" XL, 2WD SuperCrew 145" Limited, 2WD SuperCrew 145" Platinum, 2WD SuperCrew 157" XLT, 2WD SuperCrew 157" Lariat, 4WD SuperCrew 145" XL, 4WD SuperCrew 145" King Ranch, 4WD SuperCrew 157" XLT, 4WD SuperCrew 157" FX4, 4WD SuperCrew 157" Lariat w/HD Payload Pkg, 4WD SuperCrew 145" SVT Raptor, 4WD Reg Cab 145" XLT, 4WD Reg Cab 126" XL, 2WD SuperCrew 145" FX2, 2WD SuperCrew 145" Lariat, 2WD SuperCrew 157" Lariat w/HD Payload Pkg, 4WD SuperCrew 157" Platinum, 4WD SuperCab 163" XL, 2WD SuperCab 145" STX, 4WD Reg Cab 145" XL w/HD Payload Pkg, 2WD SuperCrew 157" King Ranch, 4WD SuperCrew 145" STX, 4WD SuperCrew 157" XL, 2WD SuperCab 163" XL, 2WD SuperCab 145" FX2, 4WD SuperCab 145" FX4, 4WD SuperCab 145" XLT, 2WD Reg Cab 145" XL, 2WD Reg Cab 145" XLT, 2WD Reg Cab 126" FX2, 4WD Reg Cab 126" XLT, 2WD SuperCrew 145" King Ranch, 4WD Reg Cab 145" XLT w/HD Payload Pkg, 4WD Reg Cab 126" FX4, 2WD SuperCrew 145" STX, 4WD SuperCrew 145" Limited, 2WD SuperCrew 157" XL w/HD Payload Pkg, 2WD SuperCrew 157" XLT w/HD Payload Pkg, 2WD SuperCrew 157" Platinum, 4WD SuperCrew 145" Platinum, 4WD SuperCrew 157" Lariat, 4WD SuperCab 133" SVT Raptor and 2WD SuperCab 163" XL w/HD Payload Pkg. The powertrains include 3.5-liter V6 turbo (365 hp), 3.7-liter V6 (302 hp), 5.0-liter V8 (360 hp) and 6.2-liter V8 (411 hp) engines, and 6-speed automatic transmissions. It is Rear or part-time 4WD wheel drive. EPA-rated fuel economy ranges from 14 mpg city to 19 mpg highway. The F-150 crew cab XLT V8 uses Regular fuel.

Last Model Reviewed: 2011
ratings Consumer Reports Reviewed the Ram 1500 (5.7L V8)
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The Ram 1500 is a regular cab, extended cab, crew cab offered in 2WD Reg Cab 140.5" Lone Star, 4WD Crew Cab 140.5" SLT, 4WD Crew Cab 140.5" Tradesman, 2WD Crew Cab 149" Longhorn, 4WD Crew Cab 149" Outdoorsman, 2WD Reg Cab 120.5" Tradesman, 2WD Reg Cab 140.5" Big Horn, 4WD Reg Cab 120.5" Big Horn, 4WD Reg Cab 120.5" Lone Star, 2WD Quad Cab 140.5" Lone Star, 2WD Crew Cab 140.5" Express, 2WD Crew Cab 140.5" Laramie, 4WD Crew Cab 140.5" Lone Star, 2WD Crew Cab 149" SLT, 2WD Crew Cab 149" Longhorn Limited, 4WD Crew Cab 140.5" Longhorn Limited, 4WD Reg Cab 120.5" Express, 4WD Reg Cab 120.5" Sport, 2WD Quad Cab 140.5" SLT, 4WD Crew Cab 140.5" Laramie, 4WD Quad Cab 140.5" Laramie, 4WD Crew Cab 140.5" Sport, 2WD Crew Cab 140.5"Longhorn, 4WD Quad Cab 140.5" Sport, 4WD Quad Cab 140.5" Big Horn, 2WD Crew Cab 149" Tradesman, 4WD Reg Cab 120.5" Tradesman, 2WD Quad Cab 140.5" Tradesman, 2WD Quad Cab 140.5" Laramie, 4WD Quad Cab 140.5" Tradesman, 2WD Crew Cab 149" Big Horn, 4WD Crew Cab 149" Tradesman, 4WD Crew Cab 149" Sport, 2WD Reg Cab 140.5" SLT, 4WD Reg Cab 120.5" SLT, 4WD Reg Cab 140.5" Big Horn, 4WD Quad Cab 140.5" SLT, 4WD Crew Cab 149" SLT, 4WD Crew Cab 149" Laramie Limited, 4WD Crew Cab SSV, 4WD Crew Cab 140.5" Outdoorsman, 2WD Crew Cab 149" Lone Star, 4WD Crew Cab 149" Big Horn, 4WD Crew Cab 149" Lone Star, 2WD Reg Cab 120.5" SLT, 2WD Reg Cab 140.5" Tradesman, 4WD Reg Cab 140.5" SLT, 4WD Reg Cab 140.5" Lone Star, 4WD Quad Cab 140.5" Outdoorsman, 2WD Crew Cab 140.5" Lone Star, 4WD Crew Cab 149" Laramie, 4WD Reg Cab 140.5" Tradesman, 2WD Reg Cab 120.5" Big Horn, 2WD Reg Cab 120.5" Lone Star, 2WD Quad Cab 140.5" Express, 2WD Quad Cab 140.5" Big Horn, 2WD Quad Cab 140.5" Sport, 2WD Quad Cab 140.5" Outdoorsman, 2WD Crew Cab 140.5" SLT, 2WD Crew Cab 140.5" Longhorn Limited, 2WD Crew Cab 149" Outdoorsman, 2WD Crew Cab 149" Laramie, 2WD Crew Cab 149" Sport, 4WD Crew Cab 149" Longhorn, 2WD Reg Cab 120.5" Express, 2WD Reg Cab 120.5" Sport, 2WD Reg Cab 120.5" HFE, 2WD Crew Cab 140.5" Tradesman, 2WD Crew Cab 140.5" Big Horn, 4WD Crew Cab 140.5" Longhorn, 4WD Quad Cab 140.5" Express, 4WD Crew Cab 140.5" Express, 4WD Crew Cab 140.5" Big Horn, 4WD Quad Cab 140.5" Lone Star, 2WD Crew Cab 140.5" Outdoorsman and 2WD Crew Cab 140.5" Sport. The powertrains include 3.0-liter V6 turbodiesel (240 hp), 3.6-liter V6 (305 hp) and 5.7-liter V8 (395 hp) engines, and 6-speed automatic and 8-speed automatic transmissions. It is Rear, part-time, or permanent 4WD wheel drive. EPA-rated fuel economy ranges from 15 mpg city to 21 mpg highway. The 1500 crew cab Big Horn V8 uses Regular fuel.

Last Model Reviewed: 2013