When automotive enthusiasts think of the Toyota brand, most often the first thing that comes to mind is their truck lineup. The 2020 Toyota Tacoma has been a knockout among automotive experts and enthusiasts alike, making waves since its debut. But what makes this Toyota pickup stand out from the rest of the competition?
This 2020 Toyota Tacoma vs 2019 Ford Ranger comparison is putting the Tacoma to the test and setting it up against one of its top competitors. In this comparison we’ll dive into what sets these two models apart and show you what helps the Tacoma land on top. Keep reading to learn all about the 2020 Toyota Tacoma or click the link above to view the lineup of in-stock models at Serra Toyota of Decatur.
Key Differences – 2020 Toyota Tacoma vs 2019 Ford Ranger
The 2020 Toyota Tacoma can be customized to fit every driver's personality and driving style. With nine different exterior color options to choose from – Voodoo Blue, Super White, Silver Sky Metallic, Magnetic Gray Metallic, Midnight Black Metallic, Barcelona Red Metallic, Quicksand, Cement, and Army Green – two bed options, two infotainment setups, two engine options, and even more customization options to choose from, the 2020 Tacoma can be made completely unique to every driver.
Beneath the hood of the 2020 Tacoma is a standard 2.7-liter DOHC 16-valve 4-cylinder engine with 159 horsepower and 180 pound-feet of torque on tap. Paired to a 6-speed electronically controlled automatic transmission with intelligence, this rear-wheel-drive pickup is ready to tackle every project. Drivers can opt for the available 278-horsepower 3.5-liter V6 DOHC 24-valve direct-injection Atkinson-cycle engine, as well as the available 4WDemand part-time 4WD with electronically controlled transfer case and Automatic Limited-Slip Differential in their 2020 Tacoma. The competing 2019 Ford Ranger is fitted with a standard 2.3-liter Ti-VCT I-4 engine paired to an electronic 10-speed automatic transmission.
Tech-lovers will find their perfect fit inside the 2020 Toyota Tacoma. Equipped with standard Apple CarPlay®, Android Auto™, Amazon Alexa®, and Bluetooth® connectivity features, staying connected behind the wheel is easier than ever. The standard Toyota Safety Sense™ P package and the available Multi-Terrain Monitor, Multi-Terrain Select and Crawl Control, and more help keep drivers and their Tacoma safe both on the road and off.