Top 10 Least Expensive Trucks for 2011

From Edmunds.com

Whether you're a contractor using it to haul equipment from one site to the next or a homeowner using it to accommodate your latest Home Depot purchase, you can't beat the utility of a pickup. If you're on a budget, you'll be glad to know that there are many models in this segment that are affordably priced.

With budgetary concerns in mind, we've put together this list, which shows the 10 pickups with the lowest price tags. Our list includes each pickup's MSRP but note that the prices shown are those of base models; if extra bells and whistles are on your list of must-haves, you'll likely pay a bit extra. Many of these vehicles also feature rebates and incentives that give you the chance to save even more. Check out each vehicle's True Market Value before deciding on a purchase.

  1. 2011 Toyota Tacoma — $16,365
  2. 2011 GMC Canyon — $17,045 (tie)
    2011 Chevrolet Colorado — $17,045 (tie)
  3. 2011 Nissan Frontier — $17,770
  4. 2011 Ford Ranger — $18,050
  5. 2011 Suzuki Equator— $18,999
  6. 2011 Dodge Ram 1500 — $20,810
  7. 2011 GMC Sierra 1500 — $20,850 (tie)
    2011 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 — $20,850 (tie)
  8. 2011 Ford F-150 — $22,415

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