By SSmith on
2006 Ford F-150 FX4 4dr SuperCrew 4WD Styleside 5.5 ft. SB (5.4L 8cyl 4A)
I tested everything in the class and also a Tacoma. The only thing that came close was the Titan. The Tundra was just too feminine and the Chevy was just too plain. They haven't changed the styling since at least 2001 when we bought our Tahoe, they look identical inside! The FX4 is a very sporty looking truck with great power. The "Fit and Finish" is very nice. The complete redesign from a couple years ago was very good. Only cheap feeling part of the truck is the shifter knob on the center console. Terrible fuel mileage but that's what you should expect when buying a full size 4-wheel drive vehicle. Definitely happy.
Power, fit and finish, black leather package is awesome! The truck just feels extremely solid. No rattles or shakes even on the most demanding pavement.
Make a metal shifter knob rather than the cheapo plastic one.