Motor Trend is a trusted source in auto journalism, and we know we’re not alone in eagerly waiting for their verdict on some of the top models of the year. And when it comes to Truck of the Year, a winner has a lot to prove. Before the big decision, models are tested and evaluated on a wide range of criteria, including engineering excellence, safety, performance, advancement in design, and more. But ultimately, there’s a reason Ford pickup trucks are so beloved – they’re outstanding vehicles. And Motor Trend recognized that, naming the 2018 Ford F-150 their Truck of the Year. Not only that, but proving the excellence of Ford trucks in general, the 2018 Ford F-150 takes over the title from last year’s Truck of the Year, the 2017 Ford F-Series Super Duty.

While the evaluation and testing process may have been intense, it turns out that the 2018 Ford F-150 really stood out from the pack. In fact, Motor Trend editor in chief said the decision was unanimous, stating that “The newly redesigned 2018 F-150 exceeded our expectations in every category – powertrain, performance, technology and overall execution.” In particular, Motor Trend judges praised the towing capability, advanced technology, fuel economy, and much more.

It’s no wonder that the 2018 Ford F-150 wowed the judges. Tougher, smarter, and more capable than ever before, this newest version of the beloved Ford truck leads the pack when it comes to fuel efficiency, technology, and capabilities. If you want the best, the truck for you is the 2018 Ford F-150. San Diego area drivers can find Motor Trend’s 2018 Truck of the Year, a truck regular drivers and experts agree is one of the best, here at Kearny Pearson Ford.