How do the Tacoma and Tundra compare?

2018 Toyota Tacoma vs 2018 Toyota Tundra 

There are two kinds of Toyota trucks that we have at Baierl Toyota. The Toyota Tundra and the Toyota Tacoma are very popular among our shoppers. We want to tell you more about them so that you can decide which one is right for you. Let’s compare the benefits of the 2018 Toyota Tacoma vs the 2018 Toyota Tundra.  

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There are a lot of similarities between these two models. The 2018 Toyota Tacoma SR5 and the 2018 Toyota Tundra SR5 have a lot of the same safety features to offer drivers. The Tacoma and the Tundra have halogen headlights, Electronic Traction Control, and fog lights. These tools will help shoppers find their way to their next destination safely. They will also add extra support to the driver as he or she makes turns and has to adapt to less favorable driving conditions. 

2018 Toyota Tacoma in gray with dune buggy
2018 Toyota Tundra in gray


The Toyota Tacoma and Tundra have differences as well as similarities. The Tacoma is smaller than the Tundra. The Tundra has more rear legroom as well as a higher towing capacity. The Tacoma can tow up to 3,500 pounds whereas the Tundra can tow up to 6,800 pounds. There are other engine options that offer differing towing capacities as well. The Tacoma has a gas mileage of 23 mpg on the highway whereas the Tundra has 19 mpg on the highway. 

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After comparing the 2018 Toyota Tacoma vs the 2018 Toyota Tundra, you can see the differences between these vehicles as well as their shared qualities. If you would like to learn more about our available Toyota truck models, you can check out our online inventory to see what we have available and schedule a test drive with us at Baierl Toyota today.