2017 Toyota Tundra vs 2017 Chevrolet Silverado 1500

When you are searching for a new vehicle, it can be difficult to determine which model is right for you. There are tons of different models that are very similar on the surface, so sifting through the information to find one that fits your needs is tough. That is why comparisons help. They allow you to see similar models side-by-side to see which one has more of what you want and need. This comparison looks at the base models of the 2017 Toyota Tundra vs 2017 Chevrolet Silverado 1500.

On the surface, these two trucks are very similar, but the difference lies in the details. The Tundra offers more in terms of power, space and convenience features, making it the better option. While the Silverado 1500 has a lower price point and slightly better fuel economy estimates, it can’t match the Tundra in performance or comfort for passengers. Lets take a closer look at the key differences between these two models.

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2017 Toyota Tundra vs 2017 Chevy Silverado 1500
4.6-litre V8 Engine 4.3-litre V6
310 Horsepower Horsepower 285 Horsepower
Standard Bluetooth Capability Available
Standard Cabin Air Filter Not Available

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The Toyota Tundra has a sleek design and is durable enough to meet all of your needs. It has a higher maximum trailer weight than the Silverado, reaching 6,800 pounds versus the maximum 6,000 pounds allowed by the Silverado. Tundra offers illuminated entry, remote keyless entry, mud flaps, heated side mirrors, knee protection airbags for the driver and front passenger, a CD player and MP3 capability, all of which are not available or only offered as an upgrade on the Silverado. The base model of the Tundra also seats 6 passengers, while the Silverado has a seating capacity of 2 to 3 passengers.

The Tundra has more power, convenience and comfort packed into its versatile design than the Silverado does, making it the better choice for anyone in the market for a new pickup truck. The 2017 Tundra is available now at Truro Toyota, come on down and check it out today!