2014 Nissan Frontier vs. 2015 Toyota Tacoma Review

Comparison Review

The Nissan Frontier offers passengers in its extended cab about the same head- and legroom as the Toyota Tacoma. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between the Nissan Frontier and the Toyota Tacoma.

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

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 Nissan Frontier 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 Nissan Frontier and the Toyota Tacoma have similar Destination Charges.

Since the Nissan Frontier is much slimmer than the Toyota Tacoma, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. When looking at overall length, the Nissan Frontier takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Toyota Tacoma.

With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the Nissan Frontier transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the Toyota Tacoma.

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

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

In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit the same number of people in the Nissan Frontier as you will the Toyota Tacoma.

The Nissan Frontier comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Toyota Tacoma.

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2014 Nissan

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MSRP*: $17,990 - $34,410

2015 Toyota

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MSRP*: $20,765 - $36,435
Cash Back Rebate: Up to $500 Visit Rebate Center
Low APR Loan: As low as 0.00% --
Lease Incentive: As low as 3.05% --
City MPG: 15 - 19 15 - 21
Highway MPG: 21 - 23 19 - 25
Engine(s): Inline-4, V-6 Inline-4, V-6
Seating Capacity: 4 - 5 4 - 5
Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Invoice*: $17,252 - $32,233 $19,467 - $33,755

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 do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.