You are in need of a new vehicle that can help pull some weight with various tasks around the house. You are closely looking at trucks, but with so many different options available, how do you know which one would be a good option for you? If you are looking to do some towing and hauling every once and a while, you might be good with a midsize truck. In this 2021 Toyota Tacoma vs 2021 Honda Ridgeline comparison, we take a closer look at two good options in the midsize category.
More information about the 2021 Toyota Tacoma and the 2021 Honda Ridgeline can be found below. Otherwise, please click the link to view our current Tacoma inventory available at Ackerman Toyota.
2021 Toyota Tacoma
2021 Honda Ridgeline
|Standard||Apple CarPlay/Android Auto||Standard|
|Standard||Automatic High Beams||Not Available on Base Trim|
|6,400 (with V6 tow package)||Towing Capacity||5,000|
Depending on the trim level that is chosen, the 2021 Toyota Tacoma has two engines available under the hood. The first is a 2.7-liter DOHC 4-cylinder engine that produces 159 horsepower and 180 lb-ft of torque. The second option is a 3.5-liter V6 engine that produces 278 horsepower and 265 lb-ft of torque. The 2021 Honda Ridgeline has one standard engine which is a 3.5-liter V6 engine that produces 280 horsepower and 262 lb-ft of torque.
Do you like connecting your phone to your vehicle so that you can listen to your favorite music and podcasts? Both trucks come standard with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto capabilities.
Automatic High Beams are a great feature to have access to because they help you see better at night. The system can detect oncoming vehicles and it goes between high and low beams automatically. This is standard in the 2021 Toyota Tacoma and not available in the base trim level of the 2021 Honda Ridgeline.
Finally, when the 2021 Toyota Tacoma is equipped with the V6 towing package, it is able to tow up to 6,400 pounds. The 2021 Honda Ridgeline is only able to pull up to 5,000 pounds.
The 2021 Toyota Tacoma would be a choice as a new truck. Interested in learning more or seeing this truck in person? Please contact Ackerman Toyota today!