A truck is a great vehicle to have, but they are even better when they get great gas mileage. If you are thinking about purchasing a new 2010 truck, consider one of these gas saving rigs.
2010 Chevrolet Colorado Extended Cab 2-WD
The standard Vortec 2.9L I-4 engine offers an EPA estimated 25mpg on the highway and 18mpg around town. The available 3.7L I-4 engine offers an EPA estimated 23mpg on the highway and 17mpg around town, while the Vortec 5.3L, V8 engine offers 20mpg on the highway and 15mpg around town.
The Chevy Colorado has a lot to offer, including its standard 4-wheel antilock braking system, head curtain side-impact airbags, stabilityTrak with traction control, OnStars Automatic crash Response for the first year and 44 cu. ft. of cargo room. The Colorado is backed by a 100,000 mile/5year transferable Powertrain limited warrant and has a vehicle starting price of $16,985.
2010 GMC Canyon
The 2010 GMC Canyon, with its Vortec 2.9L Inline 4-cylinder engine with 4-speed automatic or 5-speed manual transmission, gets an EPA estimated 25mpg on the highway and 18mpg around town. It has a starting price of $16,985 and 100,000 mile/5year GMC Powertrain limited warranty and courtesy transportation with roadside assistance.
Standard features include 44 cu. Ft of cargo room with two-tier loading, seating for 5 adults, cruise control, automatic locking rear differentials and heavy duty Z85 suspension. There are standard head curtain side air bags on each side of vehicle to protect the first and second row passengers and one year of OnStar is included with the safe and sound plan. The Canyon is available in Summit White, Red Orange Metallic, Onyx Black, Navy Blue, Fire Red, Merlot Jewel Metallic, Grey green Metallic and Pure Silver Metallic.
2010 Suzuki Equator Extended Cab
Available with an aluminum16-valve DOHC in-line 4-cylinder engine and 5-speed manual transmission, the 2010 Suzuki Equator Extended Cab gets an estimated 23mpg on the highway and 19mpg around town. With a starting price of $17,520, the Equator is backed by American best 7-year 100,000 Mile Powertrain warranty including roadside assistance and courtesy vehicle program.
This rugged sports truck has many safety features to offer including its 4-wheel Anti-lock Braking System with Electronic Brake-force Distribution (EBD), dual-stage driver and front passenger airbag restraint system, Roof-mounted curtain side-impact and rollover airbags for head protection, front seat-mounted side-impact airbags. Available exterior colors are Liquid Metal Metallic, Glacier White, Gunpowder Black and Red River.
2010 Toyota Tacoma Double Cab 4×4
4.0-liter DOHC EFI V6 with automatic 5-speed transmission, get an EPA estimated 20mpg on the highway and 16mpg around town. The 2010 Toyota Tacoma is a low emission vehicle and pushes 236 horsepower at 5200RPM.
Features of the Tacoma include seat mounted side airbags, front and rear side curtain airbags, anti-lock brake system, 3-point seatbelts in all front and rear seats, child restraint system and rear child door locks. Starting at $26,750 the 2010 Toyota Tacoma is available in Super White, Pyrite Mica, Timberland Mica, Black Sand Pearl, Silver Streak Mica, Magnetic Gray Metallic, Speedway Blue and Barcelona Red Metallic.
2010 Honda Ridgeline RTS
The 2010 Honda Ridgeline RTS with its 3.5-liter 24-valve SOHC I-VTEC V6 engine with 5-speed automatic transmission gets an estimated 20mpg on the highway and 15mpg around town. Available in Bali Blue Pearl, Alabaster Silver Metallic and Dark Cherry Pearl and has a starting price of $31,555.
The Ridgeline RTS comes standard with a variable torque management 4-wheel drive system, 4-wheel independent suspension and locking rear differentials. Safety features include the anti-locking brake system, dual stage, multiple threshold front airbags, front side airbags, side curtain airbags with rollover sensor, vehicle stability assist with traction control to keep you in charge and a tire pressure monitoring system to keep you informed.