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2012 GMC Sierra 1500

2012 Ford F-150

  2012 GMC Sierra 1500 2WD Crew Cab 143.5" Denali Angular Front Exterior View 2012 Ford F-150 2WD SuperCab 163" XL Side Exterior View
MSRP
$22,195
$23,500
Invoice $21,307 $22,100
MPG
City/Highway
12/22 11/23
Rating
7.6
/ 10
TCC Rating
8.2
/ 10
TCC Rating
Bottom Line The 2012 GMC Sierra has one of the greenest pickup trucks in its lineup, but some of its early spec-sheet triumphs have been bested by the latest F-150 and Ram. Read Full Review Efficient and burly, the 2012 Ford F-150 shares the lead in full-size trucks thanks to extreme capability and extreme high-tech features. Read Full Review
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Likes:

  • Great handling, for the class
  • A wide lineup of engines
  • Nicely trimmed interior--either one
  • Class-leading gas mileage in the Hybrid

Dislikes:

  • Plain-looking, even compared to the Silverado
  • Seats don't have much lateral support
  • Rear seat back is too vertical
  • Sierra Hybrid loses back-seat storage to batteries
  • Hybrid's pricetag is high, goes higher

Likes:

  • Great new V-6 and V-8 engines
  • Steering feels responsive
  • Tops the towing and hauling charts
  • Cabin is quiet and refined
  • Front seats are very comfortable

Dislikes:

  • Blocky styling can look bland
  • Ride quality can be jiggly
  • V-8 engine noise is noticeable
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