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2013 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Hybrid vs. 2014 Toyota Tacoma Review

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Comfort
Passengers in the extended cab will be able to stretch out a lot more with the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Hybrid than the Toyota Tacoma. The Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Hybrid offers just a little more head- and legroom than the Toyota Tacoma, making it a little roomier and more comfortable.

Convenience
With the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Hybrid 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 Hybrid will definitely make more of a dent in your wallet than the Toyota Tacoma, which has a much lower MSRP. 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 Hybrid is much higher than that of the Toyota Tacoma.

Dimensions
Since the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Hybrid 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 Hybrid, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Toyota Tacoma.

Drivetrain
Due to its much higher torque, the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Hybrid does a much better job of transmitting the horsepower of the engine to the wheels than the Toyota Tacoma.

Handling
The Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Hybrid 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 Toyota Tacoma, you'll be able to pull heavier loads than the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Hybrid due to its slightly better towing capacity. When it comes to horsepower, the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Hybrid greatly outmuscles the Toyota Tacoma.

Utility
The Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Hybrid offers a little more seating capacity than the Toyota Tacoma, making it a better choice for those who often have a crew with them.

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

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2013 Chevrolet
Silverado 1500 Hybrid

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MSRP*: $41,135 - $51,490
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2014 Toyota
Tacoma

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MSRP*: $18,125 - $28,385
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City MPG: 20 16 - 21
Highway MPG: 23 19 - 25
Engine(s): V-8 Inline-4, V-6
Seating Capacity: 5 - 6 3 - 5
Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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Invoice*: $38,873 - $48,658 $17,162 - $26,297

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