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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 GMC Sierra 1500 (5.3 V8)
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The GMC Sierra 1500 is a regular cab, extended cab, crew cab offered in 2WD Regular Cab 133.0" SLE, 4WD Regular Cab 133.0" SLE, 4WD Double Cab 143.5", 2WD Crew Cab 153.0" Denali, 2WD Double Cab 143.5" SLT, 2WD Crew Cab Short Box, 4WD Regular Cab 133.0", 4WD Crew Cab Standard Box, 4WD Crew Cab Standard Box SLT, 4WD Crew Cab 153.0" Denali, 2WD Crew Cab Standard Box SLE, 2WD Double Cab 143.5" SLE, 2WD Crew Cab 143.5" Denali, 4WD Double Cab 143.5" SLE, 4WD Double Cab 143.5" SLT, 4WD Crew Cab Short Box SLE, 4WD Crew Cab Short Box SLT, 2WD Crew Cab Standard Box, 2WD Regular Cab 133.0", 2WD Crew Cab Short Box SLE, 4WD Crew Cab 143.5" Denali, 2WD Crew Cab Standard Box SLT, 2WD Double Cab 143.5", 2WD Crew Cab Short Box SLT, 4WD Crew Cab Short Box, 2WD Regular Cab 119.0", 4WD Regular Cab 119.0", 2WD Regular Cab 119.0" SLE, 4WD Regular Cab 119.0" SLE and 4WD Crew Cab Standard Box SLE. The powertrains include 4.3-liter V6 (195 hp), 5.3-liter V8 (355 hp) and 6.2-liter V8 (420 hp) engines, and 6-speed automatic transmissions. It is Rear, part-time, or selectable 4WD wheel drive. EPA-rated fuel economy ranges from 16 mpg city to 22 mpg highway. The Sierra 1500 uses Regular fuel.

Last Model Reviewed: 2014
ratings Consumer Reports Reviewed the Nissan Frontier (V6)
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The Nissan Frontier is a extended cab, crew cab offered in 2WD King Cab I4 Manual S, 4WD King Cab Manual PRO-4X, 4WD Crew Cab SWB Auto PRO-4X, 4WD Crew Cab LWB Auto SV, 4WD King Cab Manual SV, 2WD Crew Cab SWB Auto Desert Runner, 2WD Crew Cab LWB Auto SL, 2WD King Cab V6 Auto Desert Runner, 4WD Crew Cab SWB Auto SL, 4WD Crew Cab SWB Auto S, 2WD Crew Cab SWB Manual S, 2WD King Cab I4 Auto S, 4WD King Cab Auto SV, 2WD Crew Cab SWB Auto SV, 2WD King Cab I4 Auto SV, 2WD King Cab V6 Auto SV, 2WD King Cab V6 Manual SV, 4WD Crew Cab LWB Auto SL, 4WD Crew Cab SWB Manual SV, 4WD Crew Cab SWB Auto SV, 2WD King Cab I4 Manual SV, 2WD Crew Cab SWB Auto S, 4WD Crew Cab SWB Manual S, 4WD Crew Cab SWB Manual PRO-4X, 4WD King Cab Auto PRO-4X, 2WD Crew Cab SWB Auto SL, 2WD Crew Cab SWB Manual SV and 2WD Crew Cab LWB Auto SV. The powertrains include 2.5-liter 4 (152 hp) and 4.0-liter V6 (261 hp) engines, and 5-speed automatic, 5-speed manual and 6-speed manual transmissions. It is Rear or part-time 4WD wheel drive. EPA-rated fuel economy ranges from 15 mpg city to 20 mpg highway. The Frontier uses Regular fuel.

Last Model Reviewed: 2005
ratings Consumer Reports Reviewed the Toyota Tacoma (V6)
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The Toyota Tacoma is a regular cab, extended cab, crew cab offered in 2WD Reg Cab I4 AT (Natl), 2WD Double Cab I4 AT (Natl), 4WD Double Cab LB V6 AT (Natl), 4WD Access Cab I4 MT (Natl), 4WD Access Cab V6 MT (Natl), 2WD Access Cab I4 AT PreRunner (Natl), 2WD Double Cab LB V6 AT PreRunner (Natl), 2WD Access Cab V6 AT PreRunner (Natl), 4WD Access Cab V6 AT (Natl), 2WD Reg Cab I4 MT (Natl), 2WD Access Cab I4 MT (Natl), 2WD Double Cab I4 AT PreRunner (Natl), 2WD Double Cab V6 AT PreRunner (Natl), 4WD Double Cab V6 MT (Natl), 2WD Access Cab I4 AT (Natl), 4WD Reg Cab I4 MT (Natl), 4WD Reg Cab I4 AT (Natl), 4WD Access Cab I4 AT (Natl) and 4WD Double Cab V6 AT (Natl). The powertrains include 2.7-liter 4 (159 hp) and 4.0-liter V6 (236 hp) engines, and 4-speed automatic, 5-speed automatic, 5-speed manual and 6-speed manual transmissions. It is Rear or part-time 4WD wheel drive. EPA-rated fuel economy ranges from 16 mpg city to 21 mpg highway. The Tacoma uses Regular fuel.

Last Model Reviewed: 2012
ratings Consumer Reports Reviewed the Nissan Titan SV
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The Nissan Titan is a extended cab, crew cab offered in 4WD King Cab SWB PRO-4X, 2WD Crew Cab SWB S, 2WD Crew Cab SWB SL, 4WD Crew Cab SWB SV, 2WD Crew Cab LWB SV, 4WD Crew Cab LWB SV, 2WD King Cab SWB SV, 4WD King Cab SWB S, 4WD Crew Cab SWB PRO-4X, 2WD King Cab SWB S, 4WD Crew Cab SWB S, 4WD King Cab SWB SV, 2WD Crew Cab SWB SV and 4WD Crew Cab SWB SL. The powertrains include 5.6-liter V8 (317 hp) engines, and 5-speed automatic transmissions. It is Rear or part-time 4WD wheel drive. EPA-rated fuel economy ranges from 12 mpg city to 17 mpg highway. The Titan uses Regular fuel.

Last Model Reviewed: 2012
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 Reg Cab 145" XLT, 2WD Reg Cab 145" XLT w/HD Payload Pkg, 4WD SuperCrew 157" XL, 2WD SuperCrew 145" XL, 2WD SuperCrew 145" XLT, 2WD SuperCrew 157" XL, 2WD SuperCrew 157" King Ranch, 4WD SuperCrew 157" Lariat, 2WD SuperCab 163" XLT w/HD Payload Pkg, 4WD SuperCab 163" XL w/HD Payload Pkg, 2WD SuperCab 145" XL, 4WD SuperCab 145" XL, 4WD SuperCab 145" FX4, 2WD Reg Cab 126" XL, 4WD Reg Cab 145" XL, 4WD SuperCrew 145" STX, 4WD SuperCrew 157" XLT w/HD Payload Pkg, 4WD SuperCab 133" SVT Raptor, 4WD SuperCab 145" STX, 2WD Reg Cab 145" XL, 2WD Reg Cab 126" XLT, 2WD SuperCrew 145" Limited, 2WD SuperCrew 145" Platinum, 2WD SuperCrew 157" XL w/HD Payload Pkg, 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 157" King Ranch, 2WD SuperCab 145" STX, 2WD SuperCab 145" XLT, 4WD Reg Cab 145" XLT, 4WD Reg Cab 126" XL, 2WD SuperCrew 145" STX, 2WD SuperCrew 157" Lariat, 4WD SuperCrew 157" Platinum, 4WD SuperCab 163" XL, 4WD SuperCab 145" Lariat, 2WD Reg Cab 145" XL w/HD Payload Pkg, 2WD SuperCrew 145" King Ranch, 4WD SuperCrew 145" Lariat, 4WD SuperCrew 145" SVT Raptor, 2WD SuperCab 163" XL, 4WD SuperCab 163" XLT, 4WD SuperCab 145" XLT, 2WD Reg Cab 126" STX, 4WD Reg Cab 145" XLT w/HD Payload Pkg, 4WD Reg Cab 126" FX4, 2WD SuperCrew 145" FX2, 2WD SuperCrew 157" Lariat w/HD Payload Pkg, 4WD SuperCrew 145" FX4, 4WD SuperCrew 145" Limited, 4WD SuperCrew 157" XL w/HD Payload Pkg, 2WD SuperCab 163" XLT, 2WD SuperCab 145" FX2, 2WD SuperCab 145" Lariat, 2WD Reg Cab 126" FX2, 4WD Reg Cab 145" XL w/HD Payload Pkg, 4WD Reg Cab 126" STX, 4WD Reg Cab 126" XLT, 2WD SuperCrew 145" Lariat, 2WD SuperCrew 157" XLT, 2WD SuperCrew 157" XLT w/HD Payload Pkg, 2WD SuperCrew 157" Platinum, 4WD SuperCrew 145" XLT, 4WD SuperCrew 145" Platinum, 2WD SuperCab 163" XL w/HD Payload Pkg and 4WD SuperCab 163" XLT 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