Since the Canyon and its twin, the Chevrolet Colorado, arrived, competitors have surpassed these two trucks in just about all categories.
The unrefined five-cylinder engine lacks punch and doesn't offer a fuel-economy advantage over competing V6s.
The older 3.5-liter version had to work hard to power our tested crew cab.
Handling is sound but unexceptional.
The ride is unsettled and the body constantly quivers.