2017 Ford F-150 vs 2017 Toyota Tacoma
Everyone around Athens, Georgia, knows Akins Ford is the place to go for Ford trucks. Especially the 2017 Ford F-150. The new F-150 is the perfect companion on the job site. It has the power, towing and hauling capabilities needed to complete every job put in front of it. And it’s efficient enough to save you money at the pump. Why would anyone choose anything else?
The fact of the matter is, not everyone knows how impressive the 2017 F-150 is. They can’t really be blamed for that, as there is a lot of competition out there when it comes to trucks. That’s why we’re here. We offer these model comparisons so you can find the truck that perfectly meets your needs. Here, we’re putting the 2017 Ford F-150 up against the 2017 Toyota Tacoma. Both are popular trucks, but only one can come out on top. So let’s take a closer look at both to see which truck is right for you.
|2017 Ford F-150||VS||2017 Toyota Tacoma|
|282 HP||Horsepower||159 HP|
|253 lb-ft.||Torque||180 lb-ft.|
|9,100 lbs.||Max Towing||3,500 lbs.|
|1,910 lbs.||Max Payload||1,620 lbs.|
2017 Ford F-150: The Best of the Best
As you can see in our table, the 2017 Ford F-150 completely outmatches the 2017 Toyota Tacoma in every way. In terms of power, the 2017 F-150 can pump out 282 horsepower and 253 pound-feet of torque, compared to 159 horsepower and 180 pound-feet of torque from the 2017 Tacoma.
All of that additional power equals a more capable truck as well. The 2017 Ford F-150 can tow up to 9,100 pounds and haul up to 1,910 pounds, while the 2017 Toyota Tacoma can only tow up to 3,500 pounds and haul up to 1,620 pounds. When you depend on your truck day in and day out, you need one that can handle anything and everything you throw at it. The new Ford F-150 can do just that, while the new Tacoma comes up short.
As you can see, the 2017 Ford F-150 is the clear winner. If you’d like to know more, you can reach out to our friendly and knowledgeable Akins Ford staff. You can also schedule a test drive right here on our website.