With a diverse and award winning lineup, there’s never a bad time to get behind the wheel of a Ford. From reduced emissions to outright emission free hybrid and electric vehicles, to capable pickups and rugged SUVs, there’s something for everyone in the Ford lineup. But what Ford vehicles are the best? It truly depends on your needs, but if you’re in the market for an SUV or a pickup truck, the following two have been designated the best in the industry! Read on to learn about which Ford vehicles have won awards for 2022 thus far.

The award winners:


2022 Ford Bronco - North American Utility Vehicle of the Year

Thanks to its impressive off-road capabilities, and unique design—merging rugged looks, and smart, performance-enhancing details—the 2022 Ford Bronco was named the 2022 North American Utility of the Year

The 2022 Bronco also won the following accolades:


2022 Ford Maverick - North American Truck of the Year

Winning the honour of the 2022 North American Truck of the Year, the Ford Maverick impressed mightily thanks to its smart design, innovative use of space, on-road handling, and value. 

The 2022 Ford Maverick also won the following awards:

Kelly Blue Book Best Buy Awards 2022 Best New Model and Best Compact Pickup

Who picks the award winners?

The North American Utility and Truck of the Year awards are decided on by a panel of 50 jurors, looking at vehicles in every body style and judging everything from performance, to design, safety, innovation, and more. These are considered quite prestigious awards within the industry—just like the other honours these vehicles won, like the Kelly Blue Book’s Best Buy Awards given to the 2022 Ford Maverick. Either way, whether you choose the Ford Maverick or the Bronco, you can enjoy the confidence of knowing that you’re behind the wheel of an award winner!

To learn more about either of these two vehicles, or one of the other vehicles in the Ford model lineup, simply give us a call or stop by Fort Saskatchewan’s Heartland Ford today!