In the market for a truck to seamlessly take on anything in your path? Drivers near Statesboro, Metter, and Sylvania are in luck because Franklin Toyota has what you’re looking for: A Toyota pickup.
Toyota has two very reliable and robust trucks in its lineup, the Toyota Tundra and the Toyota Tacoma. Both offer their own incredible innovation, power, and capability, and one is bound to be a great fit for your lifestyle.
With our Tundra vs. Tacoma comparison, you can find out which is more suitable for you. All you need to do is read below to start the exciting adventure of finding a brand-new truck you’ll love driving.
No matter what kind of performance you’re looking for, the Tundra and Tacoma are backed by strength and power. This results in a vigorous ride that is smooth and seamless on the roads.
In the Tundra, you’ll find the 4.6L V8 engine. This is paired with a 6-speed automatic transmission and can produce up to 310 horsepower and 327 lb-ft of torque standardly. Also available for this model is a 5.7L V8 powertrain. This ups the ante with 381 horsepower and 401 lb-ft of torque.
The Tacoma is standardly powered by the 2.7L 4-cylinder which produces 159 horsepower and 180 lb-ft of torque, and a 3.5L V6 engine melded to a 6-speed electronically controlled automatic transmission with intelligence is also available. It revs up an impressive 278 horsepower and 265 lb-ft of torque.
The size of your truck is important when picking which model is right for you. These two trucks offer different dimensions, allowing you to pair yourself up with the ideally sized pickup inside and out.
The 2019 Toyota Tacoma can seat five passengers inside and has a Gross Vehicle Weight Rating of 5,600 pounds. The headroom measures in at 39.7 inches in the front and 38.3 inches in the back with a front legroom of 42.9 inches and 32.6 inches in the back.
The Tundra has the capacity to seat up to six passengers, which means a higher Gross Vehicle Weight Rating of 6,700 pounds standardly. Headroom measures in at 39.7 inches in the front and 38.7 inches in the back. Those in the front are met with a legroom of 42.5 inches in the front, and in the rear, 34.7 inches.
No matter which truck you opt for, you’ll receive peace of mind standardly. This is thanks to the advanced systems of driving aids, the Toyota Safety Sense™ P, which is found in both models.
This helpful aid includes a suite of technologies that keep you out of trouble on the road. With features like a Pre-Collision System with Pedestrian Detection, Lane Departure Alert with Sway Warning, Automatic High Beams, and Dynamic Radar Cruise Control, you’ll be set in both the Tundra and Tacoma.
At Franklin Toyota, we think drivers near the Statesboro, Metter, and Sylvania region will love driving either of these models. To make the final decision and see which one meshes with your driving style, schedule a test drive at our dealership today!