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When you’re active a big, able-bodied auto truck, it can accord you a faculty of actuality in control, aloft it all, abiding even. But if crashworthiness is a accepted by which you adjudicator invulnerability, again the accuracy of it is this: Auto trucks artlessly aren’t a safe acceptance — in best cases, at least.
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Earlier this year, the Insurance Institute for Highway assurance conducted a annular of crash-safety evaluations on a acreage of pickups, and alone a absolute adored few captivated up beneath the analysis (not to acknowledgment collisions). And that cutting majority that bootless to acquire a Top Assurance Pick crashworthiness accolade from IIHS by and ample weren’t aloof dinged on a headlight technicality, but on the claim (or abridgement thereof) of their absolute structural integrity.
In fact, aloof three pickups in any admeasurement class above all of boilerplate truckdom becoming a Top Assurance Pick or Top Assurance Pick Additional award. Joining the Top Assurance Pick-awarded 2019 Honda Ridgeline and the Plus-earning 2019-20 Ram 1500 aggregation cab is the 2020 Toyota Tacoma aggregation cab. Aback appropriately equipped, the new Tacoma earns array of adequate about above the board, with the barring of the IIHS’ newest blow evaluation, the passenger-side baby overlap test, which approximates what happens aback the advanced commuter ancillary of the agent strikes an commodity such as a timberline or account pole; here, the Tacoma snagged a one-notch-down appraisement of acceptable.
If the Tacoma’s Top Assurance Pick crashworthiness was aloof the nudge you bare to accomplish it your abutting truck, buck in apperception that to get the award-winning version, you’ll acquire to bounce for headlights alone accessible on the pickup’s college trim levels. You can apprehend all about the specifics via the articulation beneath to our abounding adventure on the Tacoma’s crash-worthiness success — the No. 1 best accepted adventure for all of November on Cars.com sister armpit PickupTrucks.com.
From that absolute practical, truck-shopping-centric news, we do a bit of a alongside drift into more, shall we say, agog matters. Address of the Las Vegas-hosted 2019 Specialty Equipment Bazaar Association Show aback in the alpha of November, we brought you a attending at a host of trucks for which advantage — like that absolute aftermost job accomplishment listed in an application ad — is alone a plus. Case in point: Our No. 2 adventure from aftermost month, our commodity active off the conceptually adapted exoteric and autogenous actualization on the 2021 Chevrolet Silverado HD Carhartt Special Edition, branded to the workwear accoutrement band that’s as accepted with soft-handed burghal shopping-center loiterers as it is with rebar workers and atom welders.
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Also out of SEMA were a 2019 Nissan Titan XD heavily adapted to actualize a one-off dually adaptation of the barter billed as the “ultimate low rig,” at No. 4; the 2020 Jeep Gladiator “Alpine Equalizer,” themed and able for best exhausted bumpin’ address of audio-equipment luminary Alpine, at No. 6; and addition amped-up aftermarket Gladiator in the Hennessey Maximus 1000, with a cognac brandy affair … wait, no, that’s not appropriate … rather, it’s a absolute limited-edition Gladiator that’s been PED’d up by Hennessey Performance Engineering for the advantageous two dozen buyers who can allow to pay $225,000 for the advantage of “badassery on four wheels,” at No. 9.
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Another auto accustomed bags of enthusiast address — admitting for a barter that apparently will absolutely ability the accumulation bazaar — is the hyperbolically absorbed Tesla Cybertruck. Following its actualization aftermost ages concurrent, but not affiliated, with the 2019 Los Angeles Auto Show, the Southern California affluence electric automaker appear a skeptically scrutinized video of the Cybertruck calmly outpulling a Ford Super Duty F-250. The B.S. calling on the antagonism achievement was swift, so we ample it would be germane to the back-and-forth to accomplish a specs allegory of the two trucks to see how they absolutely assemblage up. That comparo pulls in at No. 5, while the Tesla barter makes an acclamation actualization on our admission at No. 7 as allotment of PickupTrucks.com’s account electric-truck account roundup.
Be abiding to accumulate on truckin’ above that, though, because abroad on the list, you’ll acquisition account on the 2020 GMC Sierra 2500 AT4 diesel’s ammunition economy, the Hyundai Santa Cruz auto starting assembly in 2021 and a Ford F-Series Super Duty assurance recall. Actuality are the top 10 accessories readers couldn’t get abundant of on Cars.com sister armpit PickupTrucks.com:
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