For the fourth time in its history, the Ford F-150 pickup has been named the 2012 Motor Trend Truck of the Year.
To determine the winner of this prestigious title, the automotive experts put the nominees’ towing capability, payload capability, and performance to the test. They also judged the trucks on value, safety, efficiency, performance of intended function, advancement in design, and engineering excellence.
The 2012 F-150 showed strength in each of these areas, but Motor Trend’s staff was especially impressed by the pickup’s high quality, comfortable interior, and EcoBoost engine. This innovative V6 engine produces the power of a traditional V8 with the fuel economy of a V6.
According to the magazine, who called the 2012 F-150 a “truck for all reasons” due to its capabilities in all areas of performance, the “the more the F-150 was pushed, the better it performed.”
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