This year, experts predict that the market for vehicles will belong to the mid-size truck segment.
In a fiercely competitive industry, brands like General Motors, GMC, Toyota, and others will be battling it out for the position of supremacy.
It remains to be seen who wins in the end, but we’ve got a lineup of the top five 2016 best mid size trucks that you should check out.
1. 2016 Chevrolet Colorado
This mid-size pickup truck was always highly revered in the segment, and this time around it received even better updates to keep up with the ever-changing market.
This model will run on 2.8 L, turbo-diesel, four-cylinder engine that can generate up to 181 hp and astounding torque of 369 lb-ft.
With 7,700 pounds of towing capability, you’ll be ready to rule the streets.
2. 2016 Toyota Tacoma
Boasting of many changes in the exterior that includes a bolder grille design, fresh LED lights, and advanced aerodynamics, this mid-size truck is certainly fascinating, to say the least.
The Tacoma’s engine can produce horsepower up to 278 and torque of 265 lb-ft; maximum towing capability is limited to 6,800 lbs.
JBL’s new audio system is another unique attraction.
3. 2016 GMC Canyon
Coming with the revered Duramax turbodiesel engine and Apple’s CarPlay entertainment system, the new Canyon has many shared features with the Chevrolet models.
This truck will be powered by a four-cylinder engine that can produce 200 hp, and another V6 engine delivers 305 hp.
The maximum towing capability is 7000 lbs and mileage is impressive as well.
4. 2016 GMC Sierra
Making it to the list is another release from GMC that sports stellar visual aesthetic with its revised bumpers, bold grille, and an overall aggressive stance.
You will be able to choose from two engine variants – a 4.3 L V6 version and a 5.3 L V8 version, that are available in two-wheel drive and four-wheel drive respectively.
The 20-inch tires add even more flair to its visuals.
5. 2016 Honda Ridgeline
This would be entry by Honda will be looking forward to making more sales as it has remained underappreciated for very long.
Points of attraction will be its robust exterior design, comfortable interior, and powerful engine configuration.
According to reports, this car will have a towing capability of 7000 lbs and impressive fuel economy that makes it an excellent off-road car.
All these models are backed up by their uniqueness as every company is trying hard to make a significant impact on the market.
As reports suggest, the competition will get even more heated as we approach the end of this year.
Only time will tell how these 2016 best mid size trucks fare against the new releases that are soon to the arena.