Consumer Reports Five Best Pickups

2. 2018 Toyota Tundra

The full-sized 2018 Toyota Tundra delivers a truck with unprecedented safety features ideal for someone using their truck as a daily driver and not just a work vehicle. This is the first truck with automatic emergency braking (AEB). Commonly available as an option, this upcoming standard feature aims at reducing the number of accidents. Along with AEB, other advanced safety systems include adaptive cruise control, lane-departure warning and lane-keeping helper, pedestrian detection, and forward-collision warning.

This pickup has a 5.7-liter V8 engine that produces 381 hp. The engine is linked to smooth shifting six-speed automatic. With this strong performance, the car can easily reach 0-60mph after 6.7 seconds. Top-level 2018 Tundras comes with the best trim level known as TRD Sport that is available on both four and two-wheel-drive versions. TRD Sport has 20-inch wheels, badges, LED headlights and strengthened suspension.