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2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 vs. 2018 Toyota Tacoma Review

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Comfort
The Chevrolet Silverado 1500 will be a favorite with tall drivers and their passengers, since it has much greater head- and legroom than the Toyota Tacoma.

Convenience
With the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the Toyota Tacoma, due to its larger tank size and better fuel economy.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The Chevrolet Silverado 1500 is somewhat more expensive than the Toyota Tacoma. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Destination Charge for the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 is much higher than that of the Toyota Tacoma.

Dimensions
Since the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 is much wider than the Toyota Tacoma, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. If you go with the Chevrolet Silverado 1500, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Toyota Tacoma.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the Toyota Tacoma.

Handling
The Chevrolet Silverado 1500 has a significantly larger turning radius than the Toyota Tacoma, making it much more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
With the Chevrolet Silverado 1500, you'll be able to pull heavier loads than the Toyota Tacoma, due to its slightly better towing capacity. The Chevrolet Silverado 1500 has a little more horsepower than the Toyota Tacoma.

Utility
The Chevrolet Silverado 1500 has less seating than the Toyota Tacoma, making the Toyota Tacoma the better choice if you often have passengers.

Warranty
The Chevrolet Silverado 1500 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Toyota Tacoma.

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2018 Chevrolet
Silverado 1500

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MSRP*: $28,285 - $55,575

2018 Toyota
Tacoma

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MSRP*: $25,200 - $41,520
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City MPG: 15 - 18 17 - 19
Highway MPG: 20 - 24 20 - 24
Engine(s): V-6, V-8 Inline-4, V-6
Seating Capacity: 3 - 6 4 - 5
Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
NHTSA Safety Information

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Frontal Crash Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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Invoice*: $27,012 - $51,963 $23,625 - $38,477

Days On Lot: Comparing Ease of Negotiation

Days on Lot measures the average number of days a model sits on a dealer's lot before it's sold. This is one predictor of a dealer's willingness to negotiate.

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*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.