5 Most Fuel-Efficient Trucks

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If you are in the market to buy a new truck, you probably want to find one that gives you power without hurting your wallet when you have to fill it up. Trucks have developed a reputation for not getting good gas mileage, but that is no longer the case. Here are the five most fuel-efficient trucks on the market.

Ram 1500 Crew Cab

The 2023 Ram 1500 is easily one of the most fuel-efficient trucks you’ll find in its class. It gives you up to 21 mpg in the city and an amazing 29 mpg on the highway. Not only does it provide you with great fuel economy, but the truck also has a high towing capacity of up to 2,750 pounds lbs. It also comes equipped with UConnect, which includes SiriusXM radio, hands-free calling, preloaded and downloadable apps, and 3D navigation system. The MSRP of the 2023 Ram 1500 starts at $40,110.

Chevrolet Colorado Extended Cab

Not only is the Chevrolet Colorado one of the best trucks to purchase based on quality and price, but it’s also one of the most fuel efficient. The 4-cylinder, 2.7-liter engine will give you 20 mpg in the city and 25 mpg on the highway. The Colorado also has a towing capacity of 6,000 lbs. The truck also has features such as forward collision warning, Teen driver monitoring, Bluetooth capabilities, and USB connectivity. You can get all of this for an MSRP of $29,200.

Toyota Tacoma Access Cab

When you think about trucks, you probably can’t help but think of the Toyota Tacoma. The Tacoma has been around for quite a while, and each year Toyota has improved its gas mileage. This year it’s at an all-time high with 20 mpg in the city and 23 mpg on the highway. It’s two-wheel drive, but still has a towing capacity of 3,500 lbs backed by a 4-cylinder, 2.7-liter engine. This truck also comes with features such as blind spot monitoring, rear cross-traffic alerts, and integrated backup camera. You can find the 2023 Toyota Tacoma for an MSRP of $27,750.

Nissan Frontier Crew Cab

The 2023 Nissan Frontier is one of the most fuel-efficient trucks of this year. This truck will give you 20 mpg in the city and 24 on the highway. While it isn’t as high as the other trucks on the list, it does deliver more power – 310 horsepower to be exact. The Frontier has a 3.8-liter V6 engine for all your needs. On top of this, it also provides you with a towing capacity of up to 6,720 lbs. It has a starting MSRP of $29,190.

Ford Maverick

The 2023 Ford Maverick is the most fuel-efficient truck of the year thanks to its standard 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine and an electric motor hybrid powertrain. It gets as much as 42 mpg in the city and 33 mpg on the highway. Offering a comfortable ride and athletic driving performance, it’s ideal for drivers who don’t need to tow a bunch but want the convenience of throwing things in a truck bed.  It starts at just $22,195 and it’s easily one of the best compact trucks of 2023.