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2022 Ford F-250 vs. 2022 Toyota Tacoma Review

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2022 Ford
F-250

MSRP*: $38,445 to $89,080
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2022 Toyota
Tacoma

MSRP*: $27,150 to $43,480
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MPG - City Info not available 17 - 20 MPG
MPG - Hwy Info not available 20 - 24 MPG
Seating Capacity 2 - 6 seats 2 - 5 seats
Cargo Space 65.4 - 78.5 ft3 Info not available
Engine
  • 430-hp, 7.3-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 475-hp, 6.7-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine (Diesel Fuel)
  • 159-hp, 2.7-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 278-hp, 3.5-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission 10-Speed A/T, 6-Speed A/T 6-Speed A/T, M/T
Drivetrain Four Wheel Drive, Rear Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive, Rear Wheel Drive
Horsepower 385 - 475 hp 159 - 278 hp
Towing Capacity 12,300 - 15,000 lbs 3,500 - 6,800 lbs
Exterior Length 231.8 - 266.2 in 212.3 - 225.5 in
Exterior Width 80.0 in 74.4 - 75.2 in
Leg Room Front 43.9 in
Rear 33.5 - 43.6 in
Front 42.9 in
Rear 24.6 - 32.6 in
Head Room Front 40.8 in
Rear 40.3 - 40.4 in
Front 39.7 in
Rear 34.9 - 38.3 in

*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 Ford F-250 than the Toyota Tacoma. The Ford F-250 will be a favorite with tall drivers and their passengers, since it has much greater head- and legroom than the Toyota Tacoma.

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 Ford F-250 will definitely make more of a dent in your wallet than the Toyota Tacoma, which has a much lower MSRP.

Dimensions
Since the Ford F-250 is much wider than the Toyota Tacoma, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. If you go with the Ford F-250, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Toyota Tacoma.

Handling
The Ford F-250 has a significantly larger turning radius than the Toyota Tacoma, making it much more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When considering towing capacity, the Ford F-250 is clearly the choice over the Toyota Tacoma for pulling heavy loads. When it comes to horsepower, the Ford F-250 greatly outmuscles the Toyota Tacoma.

Powertrain
Due to its much higher torque, the Ford F-250 does a much better job of transmitting the horsepower of the engine to the wheels than the Toyota Tacoma.

Utility
The Ford F-250 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
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Ford F-250 over that of the Toyota Tacoma.