12 of 13
BACKNEXT
Small pickup - Toyota Tacoma
The Tacoma is the only small pick-up to earn this award. It has long had a good crash test record with even 2005 models getting top scores in both side and front impact tests.

In all, seven Toyota models earned a Top Safety Pick award.

NEXT: The whole list

Last updated November 25 2008: 9:42 AM ET
More Galleries
Five things to know about Putin's Russia An economic crisis, Western sanctions and a comeback currency: What's going on in Russia? More
9 up-and-coming collectible cars They're relatively cheap now but these models have already caught collectors' eyes and are expected to increase in value in years to come More
How I got into an Ivy League school These twelve high school students share what it took to get accepted into Ivy League schools. More

Special Offer