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Truck of the Year Awards

The annual Motor Trend Truck of the Year Award features significant input from the editors of Truck Trend magazine and is given to the vehicle that best represents exceptional value, superiority in its class, and most significant developments on the truck scene each year. Inside you’ll find reviews of all the vehicle candidates, insight into the exhaustive testing process, photos, and more information on the Truck of the Year winner.
2009 TOTY Contender: 2009 Hummer H3t Photo Gallery 2009 TOTY Contender: 2009 Hummer H3t Photo Gallery
Check out our exclusive 2009 Truck of the Year contender photo gallery of the 2009 Hummer H3t! more
2009 TOTY Contender: 2009 Ford F-150 Photo Gallery 2009 TOTY Contender: 2009 Ford F-150 Photo Gallery
Check out our exclusive 2009 Truck of the Year contender photo gallery of the 2009 Ford F-150! more
2009 TOTY Contender: 2009 Ford F-150 Photo Gallery 2009 TOTY Contender: 2009 Ford F-150 Photo Gallery
Check out our exclusive 2009 Truck of the Year contender photo gallery of the 2009 Ford F-150! more
2009 TOTY Contender: 2009 Dodge Ram Photo Gallery 2009 TOTY Contender: 2009 Dodge Ram Photo Gallery
Check out our exclusive 2009 Truck of the Year contender photo gallery of the 2009 Dodge Ram! more
2009 TOTY Contender: 2009 Dodge Ram Photo Gallery 2009 TOTY Contender: 2009 Dodge Ram Photo Gallery
Check out our exclusive 2009 Truck of the Year contender photo gallery of the 2009 Dodge Ram! more
2008 Truck of the Year Testing & Contenders 2008 Truck of the Year Testing & Contenders
Crisis? What crisis? Even though the price of gas has broken the $3-a-gallon barrier and economy is sputtering (i.e. the mortgage fiasco,... more
2008 Motor Trend TOTY Contender: 2008 Toyota Tundra 4x4 CrewMax Limited Photo Gallery 2008 Motor Trend TOTY Contender: 2008 Toyota Tundra 4x4 CrewMax Limited Photo Gallery
To see more photos of the 2008 Toyota Tundra 4x4 CrewMax Limited from the 2008 Truck of the Year testing, visit TruckTrend.com! more
2008 Motor Trend TOTY Contender: 2008 Toyota Tundra 4x4 CrewMax Limited Photo Gallery 2008 Motor Trend TOTY Contender: 2008 Toyota Tundra 4x4 CrewMax Limited Photo Gallery
To see more photos of the 2008 Toyota Tundra 4x4 CrewMax Limited from the 2008 Truck of the Year testing, visit TruckTrend.com! more
2008 Motor Trend TOTY Contender: 2008 Toyota Tundra 4x2 DoubleCab Photo Gallery 2008 Motor Trend TOTY Contender: 2008 Toyota Tundra 4x2 DoubleCab Photo Gallery
To see more photos of the 2008 Toyota Tundra 4x2 DoubleCab from the 2008 Truck of the Year testing, visit TruckTrend.com! more
2008 Motor Trend TOTY Contender: 2008 Toyota Tundra 4x2 DoubleCab Photo Gallery 2008 Motor Trend TOTY Contender: 2008 Toyota Tundra 4x2 DoubleCab Photo Gallery
To see more photos of the 2008 Toyota Tundra 4x2 DoubleCab from the 2008 Truck of the Year testing, visit TruckTrend.com! more
2008 Motor Trend TOTY Contender: 2008 GMC Sierra 3500HD SLT Photo Gallery 2008 Motor Trend TOTY Contender: 2008 GMC Sierra 3500HD SLT Photo Gallery
To see more photos of the 2008 GMC Sierra 3500HD SLT from the 2008 Truck of the Year testing, visit TruckTrend.com! more
2008 Motor Trend TOTY Contender: 2008 GMC Sierra 2500 HD SLT Photo Gallery 2008 Motor Trend TOTY Contender: 2008 GMC Sierra 2500 HD SLT Photo Gallery
To see more photos of the 2008 GMC Sierra 2500 HD SLT from the 2008 Truck of the Year testing, visit TruckTrend.com! more
2008 Motor Trend TOTY Contender: 2008 Ford F-450 4x4 King Ranch Photo Gallery 2008 Motor Trend TOTY Contender: 2008 Ford F-450 4x4 King Ranch Photo Gallery
To see more photos of the 2008 Ford F-450 4x4 King Ranch from the 2008 Truck of the Year testing, visit TruckTrend.com! more
2008 Motor Trend TOTY Contender: 2008 Ford F-450 4x4 King Ranch Photo Gallery 2008 Motor Trend TOTY Contender: 2008 Ford F-450 4x4 King Ranch Photo Gallery
To see more photos of the 2008 Ford F-450 4x4 King Ranch from the 2008 Truck of the Year testing, visit TruckTrend.com! more
2008 Motor Trend TOTY Contender: 2008 Ford F-250 4x4 FX4 Photo Gallery 2008 Motor Trend TOTY Contender: 2008 Ford F-250 4x4 FX4 Photo Gallery
To see more photos of the 2008 Ford F-250 4x4 FX4 from the 2008 Truck of the Year testing, visit TruckTrend.com! more
2008 Motor Trend TOTY Contender: 2008 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD LT Photo Gallery 2008 Motor Trend TOTY Contender: 2008 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD LT Photo Gallery
To see more photos of the 2008 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD LT from the 2008 Truck of the Year testing, visit TruckTrend.com! more
2008 Motor Trend TOTY Contender: 2008 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD LT Photo Gallery 2008 Motor Trend TOTY Contender: 2008 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD LT Photo Gallery
To see more photos of the 2008 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD LT from the 2008 Truck of the Year testing, visit TruckTrend.com! more
2008 Motor Trend TOTY Contender: 2008 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD Z71 LT 2008 Motor Trend TOTY Contender: 2008 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD Z71 LT
To see more photos of the 2008 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD from the 2008 Truck of the Year testing, visit TruckTrend.com more
2008 Motor Trend TOTY Contender: 2008 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD Z71 LT 2008 Motor Trend TOTY Contender: 2008 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD Z71 LT
To see more photos of the 2008 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD from the 2008 Truck of the Year testing, visit TruckTrend.com more
2007 Truck Of The Year Winner: 2007 Chevrolet Silverado 2007 Truck Of The Year Winner: 2007 Chevrolet Silverado
Did you ever notice that the model-life-span of most new vehicles is about the same as a presidential term of office? more
2007 Truck Of The Year Road Test & Review 2007 Truck Of The Year Road Test & Review
The truck world moves a bit slower than the rest of the auto industry. That's because trucks are more about function than fashion, and if a... more
Motor Trend Names Redesigned Chevrolet Silverado 2007 Truck Of The Year Motor Trend Names Redesigned Chevrolet Silverado 2007 Truck Of The Year
The 2007 Chevrolet Silverado was one of only five trucks eligible for the Truck of the Year title, and of those five contenders, four... more
2006 Truck of the Year Test and Review 2006 Truck of the Year Test and Review
You could say trucks haven't changed much over the years. Slip under the skin of a new F-150, and you'll find its basic architecture isn't... more
2006 Truck of the Year Winner: 2006 Honda Ridgeline 2006 Truck of the Year Winner: 2006 Honda Ridgeline
You'd imagine the unanimous vote for the Honda Ridgeline would be a surprising conclusion to our 2006 Truck of the Year showdown. more
2005 Truck of the Year Testing 2005 Truck of the Year Testing
Some 12 months later, the focus has shifted to the smaller categories, although incongruently, a couple of behemoth megaweights have... more
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