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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 Toyota Tacoma (V6)
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The Toyota Tacoma is a regular cab, extended cab, crew cab offered in 4WD Double Cab V6 MT (Natl), 2WD Double Cab LB V6 AT PreRunner (Natl), 4WD Double Cab V6 AT (Natl), 2WD Access Cab I4 AT PreRunner (Natl), 2WD Double Cab I4 AT (Natl), 4WD Double Cab V6 AT TRD Pro (Natl), 2WD Access Cab V6 AT PreRunner (Natl), 2WD Access Cab I4 AT (Natl), 4WD Access Cab V6 AT (Natl), 2WD Double Cab V6 AT PreRunner (Natl), 4WD Access Cab V6 MT (Natl), 4WD Access Cab I4 MT (Natl), 4WD Access Cab I4 AT (Natl), 4WD Double Cab LB V6 AT (Natl), 2WD Access Cab I4 MT (Natl), 4WD Access Cab V6 AT TRD Pro (Natl), 4WD Double Cab V6 MT TRD Pro (Natl), 2WD Double Cab I4 AT PreRunner (Natl) and 4WD Access Cab V6 MT TRD Pro (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 Ford F-150 (3.5 EcoBoost)
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The Ford F-150 is a regular cab, extended cab, crew cab offered in 2WD SuperCab 145" Lariat, 4WD Reg Cab 126" XL, 2WD SuperCrew 145" XLT, 4WD Reg Cab 145" XL, 4WD Reg Cab 145" XLT, 4WD SuperCab 163" XL, 2WD SuperCrew 157" Lariat w/HD Payload Pkg, 2WD Reg Cab 145" XL w/HD Payload Pkg, 4WD SuperCrew 157" King Ranch, 2WD SuperCab 163" Lariat w/HD Payload Pkg, 4WD SuperCab 163" Lariat, 2WD SuperCrew 157" King Ranch, 4WD Reg Cab 126" XLT, 2WD SuperCrew 145" Platinum, 4WD SuperCab 163" XLT w/HD Payload Pkg, 4WD SuperCrew 157" XL, 4WD SuperCab 163" XLT, 2WD SuperCrew 145" XL, 2WD SuperCrew 157" Platinum, 4WD SuperCrew 157" XLT w/HD Payload Pkg, 4WD SuperCrew 145" King Ranch, 4WD SuperCrew 157" XLT, 2WD SuperCab 145" XL, 4WD SuperCab 145" XLT, 2WD SuperCab 163" XL, 4WD SuperCrew 145" XL, 4WD SuperCrew 145" Platinum, 2WD SuperCrew 145" King Ranch, 4WD SuperCrew 157" Lariat w/HD Payload Pkg, 4WD Reg Cab 145" XLT w/HD Payload Pkg, 2WD SuperCab 163" Lariat, 4WD Reg Cab 145" XL w/HD Payload Pkg, 2WD SuperCab 163" XLT w/HD Payload Pkg, 2WD SuperCrew 157" XLT, 4WD SuperCrew 157" Platinum, 4WD SuperCab 163" XL w/HD Payload Pkg, 2WD SuperCrew 157" Lariat, 4WD SuperCab 145" Lariat, 2WD SuperCab 163" XLT, 4WD SuperCrew 145" Lariat, 2WD Reg Cab 145" XLT, 4WD SuperCrew 157" Lariat, 2WD Reg Cab 126" XLT, 4WD SuperCrew 157" XL w/HD Payload Pkg, 2WD Reg Cab 126" XL, 4WD SuperCrew 145" XLT, 2WD SuperCrew 157" XL, 2WD Reg Cab 145" XLT w/HD Payload Pkg, 2WD SuperCab 163" XL w/HD Payload Pkg, 4WD SuperCab 163" Lariat w/HD Payload Pkg, 2WD SuperCrew 157" XLT w/HD Payload Pkg, 2WD Reg Cab 145" XL, 4WD SuperCab 145" XL, 2WD SuperCrew 157" XL w/HD Payload Pkg, 2WD SuperCab 145" XLT and 2WD SuperCrew 145" Lariat. The powertrains include 2.7-liter V6 turbo (325 hp), 3.5-liter V6 (282 hp), 3.5-liter V6 turbo (365 hp) and 5.0-liter V8 (385 hp) engines, and 6-speed automatic transmissions. It is Rear, part-time, or selectable 4WD wheel drive. EPA-rated fuel economy ranges from 17 mpg city to 23 mpg highway. The F-150 crew cab XLT V6 3.5 uses Regular fuel.

Last Model Reviewed: 2015
ratings Consumer Reports Reviewed the Chevrolet Colorado (V6)
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The Chevrolet Colorado is a extended cab, crew cab offered in 4WD Crew Cab 140.5" WT, 2WD Crew Cab 140.5" WT, 2WD Crew Cab 140.5" LT, 4WD Ext Cab 128.3" WT, 4WD Crew Cab 128.3" Z71, 2WD Crew Cab 140.5" Z71, 2WD Ext Cab 128.3" LT, 2WD Crew Cab 128.3" Z71, 4WD Crew Cab 140.5" LT, 4WD Crew Cab 140.5" Z71, 2WD Crew Cab 128.3" WT, 2WD Ext Cab 128.3" WT, 4WD Ext Cab 128.3" Z71, 2WD Crew Cab 128.3" LT, 2WD Ext Cab 128.3" Z71, 4WD Crew Cab 128.3" WT, 4WD Crew Cab 128.3" LT, 2WD Ext Cab 128.3" Base and 4WD Ext Cab 128.3" LT. The powertrains include 2.5-liter 4 (200 hp) and 3.6-liter V6 (305 hp) engines, and 6-speed automatic and 6-speed manual transmissions. It is Rear or part-time 4WD wheel drive. EPA-rated fuel economy ranges from 17 mpg city to 24 mpg highway. The Colorado uses Regular fuel.

Last Model Reviewed: 2015
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 4WD Quad Cab 140.5" Big Horn, 2WD Reg Cab 120.5" SLT, 4WD Reg Cab 120.5" Tradesman, 2WD Reg Cab 140.5" Tradesman, 4WD Reg Cab 140.5" Big Horn, 2WD Crew Cab 140.5" Laramie, 4WD Crew Cab 140.5" Tradesman, 4WD Crew Cab 149" Laramie, 2WD Crew Cab 140.5" Rebel, 2WD Crew Cab 149" Laramie Limited 2.0, 4WD Quad Cab 140.5" Laramie, 4WD Quad Cab 140.5" Tradesman, 4WD Crew Cab 140.5" Express, 2WD Crew Cab 140.5" Tradesman, 2WD Crew Cab 140.5" SLT, 2WD Crew Cab 140.5" Lone Star, 2WD Crew Cab 149" Longhorn, 4WD Crew Cab 149" Sport, 4WD Crew Cab 140.5" Laramie Limited 2.0, 4WD Quad Cab 140.5" Outdoorsman, 2WD Quad Cab 140.5" Big Horn, 4WD Reg Cab 140.5" Tradesman, 4WD Reg Cab 120.5" Big Horn, 4WD Reg Cab 140.5" Lone Star, 4WD Crew Cab 140.5" Big Horn, 2WD Crew Cab 140.5" Big Horn, 4WD Crew Cab 140.5" Lone Star, 4WD Crew Cab 149" Tradesman, 4WD Crew Cab 149" Outdoorsman, 2WD Quad Cab 140.5" HFE, 2WD Crew Cab 140.5" Laramie Limited 2.0, 2WD Quad Cab 140.5" Tradesman, 2WD Quad Cab 140.5" Outdoorsman *Ltd Avail*, 4WD Quad Cab 140.5" Sport, 4WD Reg Cab 120.5" Lone Star, 2WD Crew Cab 140.5" Outdoorsman *Ltd Avail*, 4WD Crew Cab 140.5" Longhorn, 2WD Crew Cab 140.5"Longhorn, 4WD Crew Cab 140.5" SLT, 2WD Crew Cab 149" Tradesman, 2WD Crew Cab 149" Lone Star, 2WD Crew Cab 149" Outdoorsman *Ltd Avail*, 2WD Crew Cab 149" Sport, 4WD Quad Cab 140.5" Express, 2WD Quad Cab 140.5" Laramie, 4WD Quad Cab 140.5" SLT, 2WD Quad Cab 140.5" Sport, 2WD Quad Cab 140.5" Express, 4WD Reg Cab 120.5" SLT, 4WD Reg Cab 120.5" Sport, 2WD Reg Cab 120.5" Express, 2WD Reg Cab 120.5" Big Horn, 2WD Reg Cab 140.5" Big Horn, 4WD Crew Cab 140.5" Sport, 4WD Crew Cab 140.5" Laramie, 2WD Crew Cab 149" SLT, 4WD Crew Cab 140.5" Longhorn Limited, 4WD Crew Cab 149" Longhorn Limited, 4WD Crew Cab 140.5" Rebel, 4WD Crew Cab 149" Laramie Limited 2.0, 4WD Quad Cab 140.5" Lone Star, 2WD Reg Cab 120.5" HFE *Ltd Avail*, 2WD Reg Cab 120.5" Tradesman, 4WD Reg Cab 120.5" Express, 4WD Reg Cab 140.5" SLT, 2WD Quad Cab 140.5" HFE Express, 2WD Quad Cab 140.5" Lone Star, 2WD Reg Cab 120.5" Sport, 2WD Reg Cab 120.5" Lone Star, 2WD Reg Cab 140.5" Lone Star, 2WD Crew Cab 149" Big Horn, 2WD Crew Cab 149" Longhorn Limited, 4WD Crew Cab 149" Big Horn, 4WD Crew Cab 149" Longhorn, 2WD Crew Cab 140.5" Express, 4WD Crew Cab 140.5" Outdoorsman, 4WD Crew Cab 149" Lone Star, 2WD Quad Cab 140.5" SLT, 2WD Reg Cab 140.5" SLT, 2WD Crew Cab 140.5" Sport, 2WD Crew Cab 140.5" Longhorn Limited, 2WD Crew Cab 149" Laramie and 4WD Crew Cab 149" SLT. 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
ratings Consumer Reports Reviewed the Toyota Tundra (5.7 V8)
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The Toyota Tundra is a regular cab, extended cab, crew cab offered in Double Cab 4.6L V8 6-Spd AT SR5 (Natl), CrewMax 5.7L V8 6-Spd AT TRD Pro (Natl), Double Cab 5.7L V8 6-Spd AT SR (Natl), Double Cab 4.6L V8 6-Spd AT SR5 (Natl), Double Cab 5.7L V8 6-Spd AT LTD (Natl), CrewMax 5.7L FFV V8 6-Spd AT SR5 (Natl), CrewMax 5.7L V8 6-Spd AT Platinum (Natl), CrewMax 5.7L FFV V8 6-Spd AT Platinum (Natl), Double Cab LB 5.7L V8 6-Spd AT SR (Natl), Double Cab 4.6L V8 6-Spd AT SR (Natl), CrewMax 5.7L V8 6-Spd AT SR5 (Natl), Double Cab 5.7L V8 6-Spd AT SR (Natl), Double Cab LB 5.7L V8 6-Spd AT SR5 (Natl), Double Cab 5.7L FFV V8 6-Spd AT TRD Pro (Natl), CrewMax 5.7L V8 6-Spd AT Platinum (Natl), Double Cab 5.7L V8 6-Spd AT SR5 (Natl), CrewMax 4.6L V8 6-Spd AT SR5 (Natl), CrewMax 5.7L V8 6-Spd AT LTD (Natl), Reg Cab LB 5.7L V8 6-Spd AT SR (Natl), Double Cab 5.7L FFV V8 6-Spd AT LTD (Natl), CrewMax 5.7L FFV V8 6-Spd AT LTD (Natl), Double Cab 5.7L FFV V8 6-Spd AT SR (Natl), CrewMax 5.7L V8 6-Spd AT 1794 (Natl), Double Cab 4.6L V8 6-Spd AT SR (Natl), Reg Cab LB 5.7L V8 6-Spd AT SR (Natl), Double Cab LB 5.7L V8 6-Spd AT SR (Natl), Double Cab LB 5.7L FFV V8 6-Spd AT SR (Natl), Double Cab 5.7L V8 6-Spd AT TRD Pro (Natl), Double Cab LB 5.7L FFV V8 6-Spd AT SR5 (Natl), CrewMax 5.7L FFV V8 6-Spd AT 1794 (Natl), Double Cab 5.7L V8 6-Spd AT LTD (Natl), CrewMax 4.6L V8 6-Spd AT SR5 (Natl), CrewMax 5.7L V8 6-Spd AT LTD (Natl), Reg Cab LB 5.7L FFV V8 6-Spd AT SR (Natl), Double Cab 5.7L FFV V8 6-Spd AT SR5 (Natl), CrewMax 5.7L V8 6-Spd AT 1794 (Natl), CrewMax 5.7L FFV V8 6-Spd AT TRD Pro (Natl), Double Cab 5.7L V8 6-Spd AT SR5 (Natl), CrewMax 5.7L V8 6-Spd AT SR5 (Natl) and Double Cab LB 5.7L V8 6-Spd AT SR5 (Natl). The powertrains include 4.6-liter V8 (310 hp) and 5.7-liter V8 (381 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 18 mpg highway. The Tundra uses Regular fuel.

Last Model Reviewed: 2007