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2022 GMC Sierra 2500 vs. 2021 Toyota Tundra Review

Picture of the 2022 GMC Sierra 2500

2022 GMC
Sierra 2500

MSRP*: $37,200 to $66,700
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Picture of the 2021 Toyota Tundra

2021 Toyota

MSRP*: $34,125 to $53,500
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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 69.5 - 83.5 ft3 Info not available
Engine 445-hp, 6.6-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine (Diesel Fuel) 381-hp, 5.7-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission 6-Speed A/T 6-Speed A/T
Drivetrain Four Wheel Drive, Rear Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive, Rear Wheel Drive
Horsepower 401 hp 381 hp
Towing Capacity 14,500 - 18,500 lbs 8,800 - 10,200 lbs
Exterior Length 235.5 - 266.1 in 228.9 - 247.8 in
Exterior Width 81.8 - 81.9 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
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

Passengers in the extended cab will be able to stretch out a lot more with the GMC Sierra 2500 than the Toyota Tundra. The GMC Sierra 2500 will be a favorite with tall drivers and their passengers, since it has much greater head- and legroom than the Toyota Tundra.

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 2500 is somewhat more expensive than the Toyota Tundra.

Since the GMC Sierra 2500 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 GMC Sierra 2500, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Toyota Tundra.

The GMC Sierra 2500 has a significantly larger turning radius than the Toyota Tundra, making it much more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

When considering towing capacity, the GMC Sierra 2500 is clearly the choice over the Toyota Tundra for pulling heavy loads. The GMC Sierra 2500 has a little more horsepower than the Toyota Tundra.

With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the GMC Sierra 2500 transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the Toyota Tundra.

In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit the same number of people in the GMC Sierra 2500 as you will the Toyota Tundra.