The Ford Ranger is a mid-size pickup that competes for a wide range of buyers: work, play, commuters.
The Chevy Colorado and GMC Canyon twins do the same, although their exteriors aren’t as compelling.
The Tacoma looks good from the outside, but its interior is compromised and not very comfortable.
The Nissan Frontier is new for 2021 so older versions should be deeply discounted.
Adventure-seekers looking for more space could consider the new Ford Bronco—its rear seats are more useful.
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|19 MPG City / 26 MPG Hwy||16 MPG City / 25 MPG Hwy||17 MPG City / 25 MPG Hwy||17 MPG City / 24 MPG Hwy||17 MPG City / 24 MPG Hwy|
|Intercooled Turbo Regular Unleaded I-4||Gas I4||N/A||Gas I4||Regular Unleaded I-4||Regular Unleaded V-6|
|XL 2WD SuperCab 6' Box||2WD Ext Cab 128" Work Truck||N/A||2WD Ext Cab 128" Elevation Standard||SR Access Cab 6' Bed I4 AT (GS)||King Cab 4x2 S Automatic|
|Rear Wheel Drive||Rear Wheel Drive||N/A||Rear Wheel Drive||Rear Wheel Drive||Rear Wheel Drive|
|SuperCab||Extended Cab Pickup||N/A||Extended Cab Pickup||Access Cab||King Cab|
|Automatic w/OD||Automatic||N/A||Automatic||Automatic w/OD||Automatic w/OD|
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