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2022 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD vs. 2021 Toyota Tundra Review

Picture of the 2022 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD

2022 Chevrolet
Silverado 3500HD

MSRP*: $37,700 to $65,700
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Picture of the 2021 Toyota Tundra

2021 Toyota
Tundra

MSRP*: $34,125 to $53,500
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Invoice* $35,664 to $61,495 $31,473 to $49,395
MPG - City Info not available 13 MPG
MPG - Hwy Info not available Info not available
Seating Capacity 3 - 6 seats 5 - 6 seats
Cargo Space 83.5 ft3 Info not available
Engine V-8 381-hp, 5.7-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission Auto Manual 6-Speed A/T
Drivetrain Four-wheel, Rear-wheel Four Wheel Drive, Rear Wheel Drive
Horsepower 445 hp 381 hp
Towing Capacity 20,000 lbs 8,800 - 10,200 lbs
Exterior Length 235.5 - 266.0 in 228.9 - 247.8 in
Exterior Width 96.6 in 79.9 in
Leg Room Front 44.5 in
Rear 35.2 - 43.4 in
Front 42.5 in
Rear 34.7 - 42.3 in
Head Room Front 43.0 - 43.1 in
Rear 39.9 - 40.1 in
Front 39.7 in
Rear 38.7 - 38.9 in
Basic Warranty 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** Info not available ****
Frontal Crash Rating** Info not available ****
Side Crash Rating** Info not available *****

**Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries.

*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.

Comparison Review

Comfort
Passengers in the extended cab will be able to stretch out a lot more with the Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD than the Toyota Tundra. The Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD will be a favorite with tall drivers and their passengers, since it has much greater head- and legroom than the Toyota Tundra.

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 3500HD is somewhat more expensive than the Toyota Tundra. The destination charge is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD will cost more in transportation costs than the Toyota Tundra.

Dimensions
Since the Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD is much wider than the Toyota Tundra, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. If you go with the Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Toyota Tundra.

Handling
The Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD has a significantly smaller turning radius than the Toyota Tundra, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When considering towing capacity, the Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD is clearly the choice over the Toyota Tundra for pulling heavy loads. The Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD has a little more horsepower than the Toyota Tundra.

Powertrain
The Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD offers much less torque than the Toyota Tundra, which generally means that it won't feel as fast or powerful.

Utility
The Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD offers a little more seating capacity than the Toyota Tundra, making it a better choice for those who often have a crew with them.

Warranty
The Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Toyota Tundra.