2017 Ford F-150 vs 2017 Toyota Tacoma
Finding the right truck for you can sometimes be difficult. There are tons of different brands, varieties, engine choices, and more. So where do you start? If you want a truck that is both capable and comfortable, we recommend looking into our 2017 Ford F-150 vs 2017 Toyota Tacoma comparison page.
Both the 2017 F-150 and Tacoma offer good fuel efficiency ratings that are typically higher than what many other trucks are able to hit. At base levels, the 2017 Ford F-150 is packing a 18 City/25 Highway MPG rating, which beats the 19 City/23 Highway rating found on the Tacoma. Not only does the F-150 have an edge on fuel efficiency, but when you look into the capabilities of each truck, the F-150 pulls even further ahead.
|2017 Ford F-150||2017 Toyota Tacoma|
|3.5L V6||Base Engine||2.7L I-4|
|282 hp||Base Horsepower||159 hp|
|12,200 pounds||Max Towing||6,800 pounds|
Differences between the 2017 Ford F-150 and 2017 Toyota Tacoma
The 2017 Ford F-150 is larger and more capable than the Toyota Tacoma. At the base level, it has more than 100 additional horsepower over the Tacoma with its 3.5L V6 engine offering much more power than the 2.7L I-4 in the Toyota Tacoma. The engine in the Tacoma can be upgraded to a 3.5L V6, which will bring you up to 278 horsepower and 265 lb-ft of torque, but these numbers get completely dwarfed by every available engine in the F-150 -- whether you’re looking at one of its V6 engines or a V8. Our favorite engine, a 3.5L EcoBoost V6, gets you 375 horsepower and 470 lb-ft of torque.
When properly equipped, the 2017 Ford F-150 is also capable of towing up to 12,200 pounds -- which is almost twice what the Toyota Tacoma can pull behind it. Even when you look at available tech, it’s hard to beat what the 2017 F-150 has to offer. You can equip the Ford F-150 with SYNC 3 to have compatibility with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. It even has a variety of different work features ready to be added!
Want to take a closer look at what the 2017 Ford F-150 all has to offer? Stop by Holiday Ford in Fond du Lac WI for the full tour!
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