2020 Toyota Tacoma vs 2020 Jeep Gladiator
The Toyota Tacoma has been one of the long-time leaders in its class for several years. Customers keep taking the platform home because it’s reliable, retains its value and offers the kind of performance that has allowed the Tacoma to punch well above its weight class. Over the last several years, more competitors have entered or re-entered the game but the Tacoma soldiers on undaunted in its dominance. A comparison between the 2020 Toyota Tacoma vs. 2020 Jeep Gladiator will provide customers with some very interesting information. The 2020 Tacoma has been praised by independent reviews for its incredible off-road capability, smartly designed interior and a very adaptable cargo bed. Customers can start the pre-ordering process for the 2020 Toyota Tacoma today by calling, 256-274-4354.
Certainly, the capability and performance of any pickup truck model are going to be important to potential buyers. However, connectivity has gained ground and become almost as crucial as what a truck can haul. Every available trim grade of the 2020 Toyota Tacoma that can be found at Toyota of Decatur will feature a smartphone-compatible infotainment system that is can work with both the Android Auto™ and Apple CarPlay® suites of applications as well as integration with the Amazon Alexa digital home assistant. While the 2020 Gladiator does work with the smartphone apps, it doesn’t work with Amazon Alexa. Additionally, both vehicles offer a 4G LTE Wi-Fi hotspot. Tacoma owners will be getting a Verizon data bucket and the Gladiator has an AT&T connection.
Performance Specs and Fuel Economy
The 2020 Toyota Tacoma offers a pair of engine options. Base models will be equipped with a naturally aspirated 2.7-liter, four-cylinder that will be attached to a six-speed automatic. It will make 159 horsepower and 180 pound-feet of torque. Owners of the truck with this engine can expect the 2020 Tacoma to achieve about 20 miles per gallon in the city and about 23 miles per gallon on the highway. Toyota of Decatur customers can also choose versions with a 3.5-liter, V-6 that will make up to 278 horsepower while also recording very similar fuel economy scores.
Jeep has equipped the 2020 Gladiator with a 3.6-liter, V-6 engine which utilizes an eight-speed automatic or six-speed manual transmission. The Gladiator will make slightly more power than the Tacoma, but the Jeep pickup truck isn’t as fuel-efficient as the 2020 Toyota Tacoma.