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2021 Ford Expedition Max vs. 2020 Toyota Land Cruiser Review

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2021 Ford
Expedition Max

MSRP*: $55,410 to $79,425
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2020 Toyota
Land Cruiser

MSRP*: $85,415 to $87,745
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Invoice* $53,193 to $76,052 $76,446 to $78,532
MPG - City 16 - 17 MPG 13 MPG
MPG - Hwy 21 - 23 MPG Info not available
Seating Capacity 7 - 8 seats 5 - 8 seats
Cargo Space 121.4 ft3 81.7 ft3
Engine V-6 V-8
Transmission Auto Manual Auto Manual
Drivetrain Four-wheel, Rear-wheel Four-wheel
Horsepower 375 - 400 hp 381 hp
Towing Capacity 9,000 lbs 8,100 lbs
Exterior Length 221.9 in 194.9 in
Exterior Width 79.9 in 78.0 in
Leg Room Front 43.9 in
Rear 42.6 in
Front 42.9 in
Rear 34.4 in
Head Room Front 42.0 in
Rear 40.0 in
Front 38.3 in
Rear 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
Rear passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Ford Expedition Max than in the Toyota Land Cruiser. The Ford Expedition Max will be popular with taller drivers and passengers in the front seat, due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Toyota Land Cruiser.

Convenience
Due to the larger tank size and better fuel economy of the Ford Expedition Max, you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the Toyota Land Cruiser.

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). Clearly, the Ford Expedition Max is a better financial choice over the Toyota Land Cruiser, when considering 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 Ford Expedition Max is much higher than that for the Toyota Land Cruiser.

Dimensions
Since the Ford Expedition Max is much wider than the Toyota Land Cruiser, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. If you go with the Ford Expedition Max, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Toyota Land Cruiser.

Handling
The Ford Expedition Max has a significantly larger turning radius than the Toyota Land Cruiser, making it much more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
With the Ford Expedition Max, you'll be able to pull heavier loads than the Toyota Land Cruiser. In terms of horsepower, it's a virtual tie between the Ford Expedition Max and the Toyota Land Cruiser.

Powertrain
With somewhat higher torque, the Ford Expedition Max transmits power to its wheels a bit more effectively than the Toyota Land Cruiser.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Ford Expedition Max and the Toyota Land Cruiser. With the Ford Expedition Max, you'll be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Toyota Land Cruiser.

Warranty
The Ford Expedition Max comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Toyota Land Cruiser.