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2011 GMC Canyon 2011 Nissan Frontier 2011 Honda Ridgeline
     
Regular Cab 2-Wheel Drive Work Truck
  • Regular Cab 2-Wheel Drive Work Truck
  • Regular Cab 2-Wheel Drive SLE
  • 2WD Regular Cab Chassis Cab 1SA
  • Extended Cab 2-Wheel Drive Work Truck
  • Regular Cab 4-Wheel Drive Work Truck
  • Extended Cab 2-Wheel Drive SLE
  • Regular Cab 4-Wheel Drive SLE
  • Extended Cab 4-Wheel Drive Work Truck
  • 4WD Regular Cab Chassis Cab 1SA
  • Crew Cab 2-Wheel Drive SLE
  • Extended Cab 4-Wheel Drive SLE
  • Extended Cab 2-Wheel Drive SLT
  • Crew Cab 2-Wheel Drive SLT
  • Crew Cab 4-Wheel Drive SLE
  • Extended Cab 4-Wheel Drive SLT
  • Crew Cab 4-Wheel Drive SLT
2WD King Cab I4 Manual S
  • 2WD King Cab I4 Manual S
  • 2WD King Cab I4 Auto S
  • 2WD King Cab I4 Manual SV
  • 2WD King Cab V6 Manual SV
  • 2WD Crew Cab SWB Manual S
  • 2WD King Cab I4 Auto SV
  • 2WD King Cab V6 Auto SV
  • 2WD Crew Cab SWB Manual SV
  • 2WD Crew Cab SWB Auto S
  • 2WD Crew Cab SWB Auto SV
  • 4WD King Cab Manual SV
  • 2WD Crew Cab LWB Auto SV
  • 4WD Crew Cab SWB Manual S
  • 4WD King Cab Auto SV
  • 4WD Crew Cab SWB Manual SV
  • 4WD Crew Cab SWB Auto S
  • 2WD King Cab V6 Auto PRO-4X
  • 4WD Crew Cab SWB Auto SV
  • 2WD Crew Cab SWB Auto PRO-4X
  • 4WD Crew Cab LWB Auto SV
  • 4WD King Cab Manual PRO-4X
  • 2WD Crew Cab SWB Auto SL
  • 4WD Crew Cab SWB Manual PRO-4X
  • 4WD King Cab Auto PRO-4X
  • 2WD Crew Cab LWB Auto SL
  • 4WD Crew Cab SWB Auto PRO-4X
  • 4WD Crew Cab SWB Auto SL
  • 4WD Crew Cab LWB Auto SL
RT
  • RT
  • RTS
  • RTL
  • RTL w/Navigation

Prices

MSRP $17,155 $18,200 $29,150
Invoice $16,469 $17,262 $26,416
Avg. Paid $11,705 $13,622 $20,421

U.S. News Scores

Overall 7.2 8.5 8.2
Critics' Rating 6.5 9.1 7.9
Performance 7.2 8.8 7.9
Interior 7.0 7.6 7.3
Operating Cost 7.8 7.7 7.4
Safety 5.8 9.3 9.7
Reliability 4.5 4.0 4.5

Pros & Cons

Pros
  • Strong available eight-cylinder engine
  • Strong engines
  • Good reliability and safety scores
  • Poised handling
  • Car-like ride
  • Innovative tailgate and in-bed trunk
  • Strong safety and reliability scores
Cons
  • Low-rent interior
  • Low safety score for class
  • Some cheap interior materials
  • Cheap interior materials

General Specs

Transmission Manual Manual Automatic
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive
Fuel/Engine Gas I4 2.9L/177 Gas 4-cyl 2.5L/- TBD - Gas V6 3.5L/212
MPG 18 City / 25 Hwy 19 City / 23 Hwy 15 City / 20 Hwy

Exterior

Body

Body Style Regular Cab King Cab 4 Door Crew Cab

Dimensions

Wheelbase(in) 111.3 125.9 122.0
Length, Overall (in) 207.0
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 67.6 72.8 77.8
Height, Overall (in) 64.9 68.7 70.3

Doors & Windows

Third Passenger Door Standard
Fourth Passenger Door Standard
Privacy Glass Optional
Power Windows Standard

Exterior Features

Bed Liner Standard
Running Boards Optional

Measurements

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4504

Tires & Wheels

Tires - Front All-Season Standard Standard Standard
Tires - Rear All-Season Standard Standard Standard
Compact Spare Tire Standard Standard
Full Size Spare Tire Optional Standard Optional
Tire Pressure Monitoring System Standard Standard Standard
Aluminum Wheels Optional
Wheel Locks Optional
Steel Wheels Standard Standard Standard

Towing

Trailer Hitch Receiver Optional Standard

Interior

Convenience & Comfort

Alarm Optional
Auxiliary Pwr Outlet Standard Standard Standard
Cruise Control Standard Standard
Vehicle Anti-Theft System Standard Standard
Fog Lamps Optional
Auto-Off Headlights Standard
Interior Cargo Shade Optional
Luggage Rack Optional
Rear Parking Aid Optional
Front Reading Lamps Standard
Adjustable Steering Wheel Standard Standard
Leather Wrapped Steering Wheel Standard
Navigation from Telematics Standard
Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard Standard
Variable Speed Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard
Front Floor Mats Standard Optional
Keyless Entry Standard
Power Door Locks Standard
Electrochromic rearview mirror Optional
Power Driver Mirror Optional Standard
Driver Vanity Mirror Standard
Driver Illuminated Vanity Mirror Standard
Passenger Vanity Mirror Standard Standard
Passenger Illuminated Visor Mirror Standard
Power Steering Standard Standard Standard

Dimensions

Passenger Capacity 3 4 5
Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) 112.0
Front Head Room (in) 39.6 39.7 40.7
Front Leg Room (in) 44.0 42.4 40.8
Front Shoulder Room (in) 57.1 58.3 63.2
Front Hip Room (in) 53.3 55.8 57.6
Second Head Room (in) 38.3 39.1
Second Leg Room (in) 25.4 36.4
Second Shoulder Room (in) 54.9 62.6
Second Hip Room (in) 55.0 57.2
Cargo Volume (cu. ft.) 44.0 33.5
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (cu. ft.) 30.9
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (cu. ft.) - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (cu. ft.) - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (cu. ft.)

Entertainment

AM/FM Stereo Standard Optional Standard
CD Player Optional Optional Standard
MP3 Player Optional Standard
Satellite Radio Optional Optional

Heating & Cooling

A/C Standard Optional Standard

Navigation & Communication

Onboard Hands-Free Communications System Standard
Wireless Cell Phone Hookup Standard

Seats

Cloth Seats Optional Standard Standard
Vinyl Seats Optional
Pass-Through Rear Seat Standard
2nd Row Bench Seat Standard
Split Bench Seat Standard
Bucket Seats Standard Standard

Safety

Airbags

Driver Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Side Head Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Rear Head Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Side Air Bag Standard Standard

Brakes

4-Wheel ABS Standard Standard Standard
4-Wheel Disc Brakes Standard Standard
Front Disc/Rear Drum Brakes Standard

Safety Features

Brake Assist Standard
Electronic Stability Control Standard Standard
Daytime Running Lights Standard Standard
Child Safety Locks Standard
Front Tow Hooks Standard
Traction Control Standard Standard

Mechanical

Engine & Performance

Locking Rear Differential Optional Standard
Four Wheel Drive Standard
Rear Wheel Drive Standard Standard
4 Cylinder Engine Standard Standard
5 Cylinder Engine Optional
V6 Cylinder Engine Standard
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas 4-cyl Gas V6
Displacement 2.9L/177 2.5L/- TBD - 3.5L/212
Horsepower (Net @ RPM) 185 @ 5600 152 @ 5200 250 @ 5700
Torque (Net @ RPM) 190 @ 2800 171 @ 4400 247 @ 4300
Transmission Manual Manual Automatic w/OD
Turning diameter 39.4 43.4 42.6

Fuel

Gasoline Fuel Standard Standard Standard
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 18 19 15
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 25 23 20
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 19 21.1 22

Suspension

Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) W/Trailing Arm
Suspension Type - Front Coil Springs Double Wishbone
Suspension Type - Rear 2-Stage Multi-Leaf Multi-Leaf

Transmission

Automatic Optional Standard
4-Speed Automatic Optional
5-Speed Automatic Standard
Manual Standard Standard
5-Speed Manual Standard Standard