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2022 Jeep Gladiator vs. 2022 Toyota Tacoma Review

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2022 Jeep
Gladiator

MSRP*: $37,170 to $49,110
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2022 Toyota
Tacoma

MSRP*: $27,150 to $43,480
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MPG - City 17 MPG 17 - 20 MPG
MPG - Hwy 22 MPG 20 - 24 MPG
Seating Capacity 5 seats 2 - 5 seats
Cargo Space 35.5 ft3 Info not available
Engine
  • 285-hp, 3.6-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 159-hp, 2.7-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 278-hp, 3.5-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission M/T 6-Speed A/T, M/T
Drivetrain Four Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive, Rear Wheel Drive
Horsepower 285 hp 159 - 278 hp
Towing Capacity 4,000 - 4,500 lbs 3,500 - 6,800 lbs
Exterior Length 218.0 in 212.3 - 225.5 in
Exterior Width 73.8 in 74.4 - 75.2 in
Leg Room Front 41.2 in
Rear 38.3 in
Front 42.9 in
Rear 24.6 - 32.6 in
Head Room Front 40.8 - 42.8 in
Rear 40.8 - 42.8 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 Jeep Gladiator than the Toyota Tacoma. The Jeep Gladiator offers just a little more head- and legroom than the Toyota Tacoma, making it a little roomier and more comfortable.

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

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 Jeep Gladiator will definitely make more of a dent in your wallet than the Toyota Tacoma, which has a much lower MSRP.

Dimensions
The Jeep Gladiator is a little narrower than the Toyota Tacoma, so you'll have an easier time getting in and out of the car in a tight parking spot. For some people, bigger is better. If that's the case for you, then you'll be happier with the Jeep Gladiator, which is slightly longer than the Toyota Tacoma.

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

Performance
In terms of towing capacity, the Toyota Tacoma is clearly the choice over the Jeep Gladiator for pulling heavy loads. In terms of horsepower, it's a virtual tie between the Jeep Gladiator and the Toyota Tacoma.

Powertrain
With similar torque, the engines of the Jeep Gladiator and the Toyota Tacoma are able to equally transmit their respective horsepower to the wheels.

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