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2016 GMC Sierra 1500 vs. 2017 Toyota Tundra Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
The GMC Sierra 1500 offers passengers in its extended cab about the same head- and legroom as the Toyota Tundra. The GMC Sierra 1500 will be a favorite with tall drivers and their passengers, since it has much greater head- and legroom than the Toyota Tundra.

Convenience
With the GMC Sierra 1500 you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the Toyota Tundra, 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 GMC Sierra 1500 is somewhat more expensive than the Toyota Tundra. 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 Sierra 1500 and the Toyota Tundra have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The GMC Sierra 1500 is about the same width as the Toyota Tundra. When looking at overall length, the GMC Sierra 1500 takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Toyota Tundra.

Drivetrain
With its lower torque engine, the GMC Sierra 1500 doesn't do as good a job transmitting horsepower to its wheels as the Toyota Tundra.

Handling
The GMC Sierra 1500 has a larger turning radius than the Toyota Tundra, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
If you've got something you need to tow, the GMC Sierra 1500 will do just as well as the Toyota Tundra, since they have about the same towing capacity. The GMC Sierra 1500 has a little more horsepower than the Toyota Tundra.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit the same number of people in the GMC Sierra 1500 as you will the Toyota Tundra.

Warranty
The GMC Sierra 1500 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Toyota Tundra.

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2016 GMC
Sierra 1500

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MSRP*: $27,815 - $54,640

2017 Toyota
Tundra

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MSRP*: $30,020 - $50,030
Cash Back Rebate: Up to $500 Up to $500
Low APR Loan: As low as 2.90% --
Lease Incentive: As low as 1.63% --
City MPG: 15 - 18 13 - 15
Highway MPG: 21 - 24 17 - 19
Engine(s): V-6, V-8 V-8
Seating Capacity: 3 - 6 3 - 6
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*: $26,702 - $50,815 $27,768 - $46,277

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