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2016 GMC Canyon vs. 2017 Toyota Tacoma Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
Passengers in the extended cab will be able to stretch out a lot more with the GMC Canyon than the Toyota Tacoma. The GMC Canyon will be a favorite with tall drivers and their passengers, since it has much greater head- and legroom than the Toyota Tacoma.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the GMC Canyon as you will with the Toyota Tacoma, as they can travel a similar number of miles on a tank of gas.

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 GMC Canyon 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. Both the GMC Canyon and the Toyota Tacoma have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The GMC Canyon is a little narrower than the Toyota Tacoma, so you'll have an easier time getting in and out of the car in a tight parking spot. If you go with the GMC Canyon, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Toyota Tacoma.

Drivetrain
With similar torque, the engines of the GMC Canyon and the Toyota Tacoma are able to equally transmit their respective horsepower to the wheels.

Handling
The GMC Canyon has a larger turning radius than the Toyota Tacoma, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

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

Utility
The GMC Canyon 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 GMC Canyon comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Toyota Tacoma.

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2016 GMC
Canyon

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MSRP*: $20,940 - $38,260

2017 Toyota
Tacoma

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MSRP*: $24,120 - $40,760
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City MPG: 17 - 20 17 - 19
Highway MPG: 24 - 27 20 - 24
Engine(s): Inline-4, V-6 Inline-4, V-6
Seating Capacity: 2 - 5 4 - 5
Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
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Frontal Crash Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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Invoice*: $20,835 - $36,347 $22,613 - $37,759

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*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.