2016 Toyota Tacoma vs 2016 GMC Canyon
Two tough-as-nails trucks are going up against one another to demonstrate the strengths each offers prospective car buyers. The 2016 Toyota Tacoma and 2016 GMC Canyon are both incredibly similar pickup trucks that deliver strong performances and reasonable starting price points. Because the vehicles are so similar, many drivers are left having to put their preferences to the test.
The 2016 GMC Canyon is slightly higher and lower than the 2016 Toyota Tacoma in just about every category drivers take a look at. Starting at $20,955 MSRP, the Canyon is slightly more affordable. The vehicle's V-6 engine is able to produce up to 269 pound-feet of torque and 305 horsepower, which creates enough power to make hauling up to 7,000 pounds possible. Those numbers make the Canyon a solid competitor for the Tacoma, but they are close enough that drivers will have to compare the feel and experience they have with each vehicle beyond specs.
|2016 Toyota Tacoma||VS||2016 GMC Canyon|
|265 lb.-ft.||Torque||269 lb.-ft.|
|6,800 lbs.||Towing capacity||7,000 lbs.|
2016 Toyota Tacoma Janesville, Wisconsin
While the 2016 GMC Canyon may have the numbers on its side, the 2016 Toyota Tacoma is not far behind and still has many qualities drivers look for in a capable pickup truck. Starting at $23,300 MSRP, the Tacoma is on the reasonable end of the pickup pricing spectrum. When outfitted with its V-6 engine, the Tacoma has the ability to generate a 278-horsepower performance and 265 pound-feet of torque. This results in an available 6,800-pound towing capacity drivers can use for both work and play. Because the Tacoma and Canyon are so similar when it comes to specifications, drivers will likely have to look into each vehicle's offerings beyond the engine. With secure in-bed storage, Multi-Terrain Select, Qi-compatible wireless charging, Smart Key with Push Button Start, a GoPro windshield mount and more, the Tacoma demonstrates a total commitment to driver comfort and entertainment. Drivers interested in learning more about the 2016 Toyota Tacoma can schedule a test drive with the team at Hesser Toyota today. The only true way to compare these two impressive trucks is to get behind the wheel and on the road. Contact the dealership for more information online or on site.