The Best Small Trucks: Photos and Details

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Big Capability in Compact Packages

In your daily commute you probably see countless pickup trucks. But how many of them are actually used on the worksite? The typical full-size truck is often used more for family-hauling duties and the occasional road trip. Seems like overkill.

Compact trucks offer a far more practical vehicle for the weekend warrior. Small trucks typically come standard with four-cylinder engines but are available with V6 engines that provide enough power to get around. Some of these trucks even offer available diesel engines with great fuel economy and plenty of torque for towing. Though they’re called compact, many of these vehicles are quite spacious. They really qualify as midsize trucks, especially in crew cab form. And it’s a popular segment, with more automakers getting into it every year. Ford will be joining next year with their Ranger.

Read on to learn about the best small trucks on the market. If you’re in the market for a compact pickup, let us help you find the right pickup for you.

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