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2012 Chevrolet Silverado 1500

2012 Nissan Titan

  2012 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 4WD Ext Cab 157.5" LT Angular Front Exterior View 2012 Nissan Titan 4WD Crew Cab SWB SL Side Exterior View
Invoice $21,307 $25,830
13/22 12/18
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Bottom Line It counts a savvy Hybrid model in its ranks, but mostly, the 2012 Chevy Silverado appeals to the prosaic truck buyer that doesn't need as much in the way of infotainment. Read Full Review The 2012 Nissan Titan has held up well over a long lifespan, but its gas mileage, towing and hauling, and performance have fallen to the back of the full-size pickup truck pack. Read Full Review
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  • Thousands of possible build combinations
  • Class-leading gas mileage in Hybrids
  • Even in luxury versions, a real workhorse
  • Handles and rides better than the average truck


  • Front seats need some work
  • Lacks accessories like a factory bedliner
  • Styling isn't as rugged as the truck really is
  • Gas mileage has lagged on non-Hybrid models


  • Feels quick
  • Cargo-friendly bed
  • Good ride and handling
  • That NASCAR engine note


  • Engine noise goes on, and on
  • Gas mileage is low
  • No V-6 model
  • Safety scores are poor
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