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2017 Toyota Tacoma vs 2017 Toyota Tundra

Nothing performs quite like a pickup truck. Their rugged exteriors and brute strength allow professionals, DIY experts, and off-road warriors to haul, climb, tow, and achieve more than they could in any other kind of vehicle. The only downside of owning a pickup truck is the calls from friends asking for help. Those in the market for a new pickup truck should consider two options from Toyota, the 2017 Toyota Tacoma vs 2017 Toyota Tundra. As with other Toyota vehicles, both are extremely reliable and with a little maintenance will keep you rolling year after year.

Don't know which Toyota pickup truck model to go with? It boils down to size. The 2017 Toyota Tacoma is a midsize pickup that can do most jobs quite well. The 2017 Toyota Tundra is a full-size beast built to handle the toughest terrains and largest loads. Consider your needs carefully. If you truly need the size and power, go with the 2017 Toyota Tundra. If you don't, you will be much better served with the 2017 Toyota Tacoma which can keep money in your pocket with a smaller starting price tag and better fuel economy.

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2017 Toyota Tacoma vs 2017 Toyota Tundra
$24,320 Starting MSRP $30,120
19/24 Fuel Economy 15/19
5 Seating Capacity 3-6
9.4 Ground Clearance 10.2 - 10.4

Engine Choice and Towing Capability of the 2017 Toyota Tacoma

If you are still not sure which Toyota pickup truck is right for you we recommend taking a look at the 2017 Toyota Tacoma first. For most, it is the perfect mix of value and performance and suitable for most jobs. The base SR trim on the 2017 Tacoma is equipped with a 2.7-liter four-cylinder engine producing 159 horsepower and can be paired with a five-speed manual or six-speed automatic transmission. There is also a 3.5-liter V6 engine available that comes as standard on some of the higher trims. The 2017 Tacoma can tow up to 6,400 pounds when properly equipped with the V6 engine and towing package.

Anyone interested in the 2017 Toyota Tacoma or the 2017 Toyota Tundra can contact a staff member at Ackerman Toyota for additional information. The best way to get a feel for which pickup truck is right for you is to get behind the wheel. At Ackerman Toyota it is easy to get an appointment that fits into your busy lifestyle. Visit the online scheduling page and enter your information and availability and a dealership representative will contact you to confirm an appointment.

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