Top-Rated 2018 Trucks in Performance and Design
When the economy roars, sales of trucks soar. Based on the results of the J.D. Power 2018 U.S. Automotive Performance, Execution and Layout (APEAL) Study,SM which measures owner satisfaction with vehicle design, features, and performance, truck buyers are happy with many models on the market.
Based on the data collected by the study, J.D. Power creates Power Circle Ratings in order to give consumers a visual summary of the results. This, in turn, helps consumers to choose the right vehicle for their needs. This year, numerous full-size models rate high enough for inclusion in this guide, but just one midsize truck made the cut.
Listed below in alphabetical order, you’ll find the top-rated trucks in the 2018 U.S. APEAL Study. Each model receives a Power Circle Rating of 4 or 5 out of a possible 5 for overall appeal.