- December 30, 2011
Top 5 Pickup Trucks of 2011
Are you thinking of starting a business?? If yes, then pickup truck is a must-have to haul your goods. They are not only good for towing your products but they are also good family haulers if you have a big family. They are multipurpose vehicles manufactured with muscular chassis and powerful engine. If you live in a hilly area, then they are the right choice as they can drive through rough and rocky places very easily.
We have compiled some of the best that according to us made our list of top 5 pickup trucks of 2011.
- 2011 Ford F-150
- 2011 Toyota Tacoma
- 2011 Honda Rigidline
- 2011 Ford Ranger
- 2011 Nissan Frontier
1. 2011 Ford F-150
2011 Ford F-150 is the No.1 on our list of top 5 pickup trucks. Available in three models i-e regular cab, SuperCab and Super Crew, this vehicle is most hailed among the customers and the best selling hauler in the world. With muscular built and strong body, this vehicle can tow heavy cargo with maximum towing capacity of 11,300 pounds. There are three engine choices available. The 3.7-liter V6engine is capable of generating 306 hp of power with Ecoboost technology. A 5.0-liter V8 can deliver 360 hp and the most powerful the 6.2-liter V8 can give 411 hp of output power. The handling is improved with FX2 (2WD) and FX4 (4WD) drive option. The interior is comfy and 4 passengers can easily sit in it. The safety is best and this vehicle has performed well in crash test ratings. The 8-inch screen navigation system helps the driver to find unknown routes.
2. 2011 Toyota Tacoma
2011 Toyota Tacoma is a midsize pickup with four-cylinder powerful engine and remarkable drivetrain. Available in Regular Cab, Access Cab and Double Cab, the front grill of this vehicle has been designed to enhance the outlook. The interior is now more comfortable with bucket seats. The standard safety features are added to enhance the protection against accidents. Hill assist control allows easy cruising on hilly roads. The hauling capacity of this vehicle is good and it can carry your heavy cargo easily. The 2012 model is now also available with some up gradations.
3. 2011 Honda Rigidline
2011 Honda Rigidline is a single four-door crew-cab that features a rigid chassis and robust engine. A 3.5-liter V6 can generate 250 hp of output power. It gives an impressive mileage of 17mpg combined and can haul trailers upto 5,000 pounds. The interior is spacious and well equipped. There is a capacity to accommodate five people easily. The power-sliding rear window, air-conditioning, a 60/40-split-folding rear seat with under-seat storage, full power accessories and navigation system are some specialties if this vehicle. Anti-lock braking system and stability control ensures passengers safety by providing control and balance to the vehicle.
4. 2011 Ford Ranger
2011 Ford Ranger is a full-size pick up with a 2.3-liter inline-4 that produces an output power of 143 hp. The towing capacity is enough to tow a trailer or even a boat. It is available in three trims including XL, XLT and Sport trim levels. The price is also affordable and the fuel economy is great. The interior is spacious and passengers can comfortably sit in. A full-size spare tire and heavy-duty gas shocks makes the vehicle more sturdy. Safety is made sure with traction control and stability system.
5. 2011 Nissan Frontier
2011 Nissan Frontier is a truck that will enhance the productivity of your business as it is a great hauler and can tow your cargo. Two engine choices are offered that include a 2.5-liter four-engine that can produce 152 horsepower and a 4.0-liter V6 engine that generates 261 hp of output power. The interior is well designed and rear seats can fold to create more space. Hill descent control and hill start assist can give better handling and provides safety to passengers.
So, select the pickup truck that is best for you and enjoy cruising.