2019 Ram 1500 vs 2019 Toyota Tacoma
Drivers in the market for a new full-size light-duty truck need to look no further than the project-ready 2019 Ram 1500 from Fury Ram Truck Center. This all-new Ram brings new engine technology, the latest in-car technologies, and improved connectivity into one, giving drivers their best pickup yet.
The 2019 Ram 1500 in available in six powerful trim levels – Tradesman, Big Horn / Lone Star, Laramie, Rebel, Laramie Longhorn® and Limited – with 4x2 and 4x4 options. Shoppers have their option of the Quad Cab / 6’4” box, Crew Cab / 5’7” box, and Crew Cab / 6’4” box configurations to give them the perfect set up for their pickup needs. Wondering just how powerful this truck is? Continue reading this 2019 Ram 1500 vs 2019 Toyota Tacoma comparison to see why so many drivers are choosing the Ram 1500.
|2019 Ram 1500||vs||2019 Toyota Tacoma|
|3.6-liter V6 24V VVT eTorque engine||Base engine||3.5-liter V6 DOHC 24V Direct-Injection Atkinson-cycle engine|
|8-speed automatic 850RE transmission||Standard Transmission||6-speed electronically-controlled automatic transmission|
|12,750 pounds||Base Maximum Towing Capacity||6,800 pounds|
|2,100 pounds||Standard Payload Capacity||1,175 pounds|
What are the differences between the 2019 Ram 1500 and 2019 Toyota Tacoma?
The powerful base 2019 Ram 1500 is fit with a standard 3.6-liter V6 24V VVT eTorque engine under its hood paired with an 8-speed automatic 850RE transmission, giving drivers 305 horsepower and 269 pounds-foot of torque. Drivers looking for more power can opt for the 5.7-liter HEMI V-8 engine that offers an adrenaline-pumping 395 horsepower and 410 pounds-foot of torque. The competing 2019 Toyota Tacoma is available in eight trim levels with two engine options – a 2.7-liter I-4 engine and 3.5-liter V6 DOHC 24V Direct-Injection Atkinson-cycle engine. The 2019 Tacoma offers a horsepower range of 159 horsepower to 278 horsepower depending on trim and engine type.
If you’re looking for a vehicle ready to tow anything you can throw at it, the 2019 Ram 1500 is the truck for you. The base Ram 1500 Tradesman has a maximum towing capacity of 12,750 pounds and a payload capacity of 2,100 pounds. The competing Toyota Tacoma offers a maximum towing capacity of 6,800 pounds and standard payload capacity of 1,175 pounds.
Drivers looking to get behind the wheel of a powerful light-duty pickup truck will find their perfect fit in the 2019 Ram 1500 from Fury Ram Truck Center. No matter which configuration you choose, there’s no wrong choice when it comes to the Ram 1500.