Toyota 4Runner vs Toyota Tacoma Compare price, expert/user reviews, mpg, engines, safety, cargo capacity and other specs at a glance.

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2018 Toyota 4Runner Limited
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User Ranking Drivers and owners ranked these cars in 9 categories.

New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

2018 Toyota 4Runner
Limited
MSRP
$43,125
Invoice
$39,675
Average Price Paid
$40,023
918 listings nationwide

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2018 Toyota Tacoma
Access Cab I4 SR
MSRP
$25,400
Invoice
$23,813
Average Price Paid
$23,793
133 listings nationwide

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Pricing Analysis Price analysis based on recent sales data applied to current trim without options.

2018 Toyota 4Runner
Limited
Fair Price
$41,290
Good Price
$39,064
Great Price
$37,791
2018 Toyota Tacoma
Access Cab I4 SR
Fair Price
$24,468
Good Price
$23,050
Great Price
$22,239

Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2018 Toyota 4Runner
Limited
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$43,570
23 listings nationwide
3 GREAT deals
6 GOOD deals

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2018 Toyota Tacoma
Access Cab I4 SR
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$25,156
8 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2018 Toyota 4Runner
Limited
Andrew Newton Preview:

The Toyota 4Runner has evolved from what was essentially a small pickup with a fully enclosed cargo area into a distinct model of SUV that has fairly compact proportions but more serio...

2018 Toyota Tacoma
Access Cab I4 SR
Andrew Newton Preview:

Toyota’s venerable Tacoma pickup is currently in its third generation, which was only just introduced for 2016. While it has increasingly stiff competition from the Chevrolet Colorado/...

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2018 Toyota 4Runner
Limited
40
writes:
Family oriented and tame .
Power Ranked 2018 Jeep Wrangler JK Rubicon 4WD better.
"Pentastar V6 engine accelerates quicker ."
Handling Ranked 2018 Jeep Wrangler JK Rubicon 4WD better.
"Short 8 foot wheel base turns on a dime ."
Looks/Style Ranked 2018 Jeep Wrangler JK Rubicon 4WD better.
"Classic Jeep utilitarian look , rather than comfortable suburban look ."
Front Seats Ranked 2018 Jeep Wrangler JK Rubicon 4WD better.
"More leg room ."
Back Seats Ranked 2018 Jeep Wrangler JK Rubicon 4WD worse.
"Wider and easy to fold down ."
Cargo Capacity Ranked 2018 Jeep Wrangler JK Rubicon 4WD worse.
"Long wide cargo capacity , like a Tacoma ."
Family Car Ranked 2018 Jeep Wrangler JK Rubicon 4WD worse.
"Can hold more family members than two . "
Value Ranked 2018 Jeep Wrangler JK Rubicon 4WD better.
"Cheaper in price by 12K ."
Would Buy Ranked 2018 Jeep Wrangler JK Rubicon 4WD better.
"Fun , Fun , Fun ."
30
writes:
Great vehicle in every way !
10
writes:
Fun car! Great for outdoor activities
2018 Toyota Tacoma
Access Cab I4 SR
5
writes:
Too expensive. Not reliable.
Power Ranked 2018 Chevrolet Colorado LT Extended Cab LB RWD better.
"V6"
Back Seats Ranked 2018 Chevrolet Colorado LT Extended Cab LB RWD worse.
"better"
90
writes:
I love this truck. It handles good and tows good with plenty of power. It has a good right height. I really l...
40
writes:
I own a 99 Tacoma 4x4 which has been bullet proof. Reportedly the newer models are not as reliable. The 2018 h...
Looks/Style Ranked 2018 Honda Ridgeline RTL-E AWD worse.
"The looks are a toss up but the Honda color choices are much better."
Back Seats Ranked 2018 Honda Ridgeline RTL-E AWD better.
"Better padding and more leg room in the Ridgeline back seats"

Specs

2018 Toyota 4Runner
Limited
2018 Toyota Tacoma
Access Cab I4 SR
Powertrain 5-Speed Automatic 6-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
4X2
4X2
Fuel Economy, City
17 MPG
20 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
21 MPG
23 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 23 gal 21.1 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
270 hp @ 5,600 RPM
159 hp @ 5,200 RPM
Torque
278 lb-ft @ 4,400 RPM
180 lb-ft @ 3,800 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
10.4:1
10.2:1
Displacement
4,000 cc
2,700 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.7 in x 3.74 in
3.74 in x 3.74 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall 4 stars --
Front Crash Overall 4 stars --
Front Crash Driver 4 stars --
Front Crash Passenger 3 stars --
Side Crash Overall 5 stars --
Side Barrier Driver 5 stars --
Side Barrier Passenger 5 stars --
Side Pole Driver 4 stars --
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Standard --
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Standard Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard --
Passenger Power Seats Standard --
Interior
Maximum Seating 7 seats 4 seats
Front Legroom 41.7 in 42.9 in
Back Legroom 32.9 in 24.6 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 47.2 cu ft --
Maximum Payload 1,575 lbs 1,620 lbs
Standard Towing Capacity 5,000 lbs 3,500 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity 5,000 lbs 3,500 lbs
Exterior
Length 190.7 in 212.3 in
Width 75.8 in 74.4 in
Height 71.5 in 70.6 in
Wheelbase 109.8 in 127.4 in
Bed Length -- 73.7 in

Available Options

2018 Toyota 4Runner
Limited

Exterior Colors

  • Barcelona Red Metallic
  • Blizzard Pearl
  • Classic Silver Metallic
  • Magnetic Gray Metallic
  • Midnight Black Metallic
  • Nautical Blue Metallic
  • Special Color - Blizzard Pearl

Option Packages

  • Automatic Running Boards
  • Predator Tube Step
  • Running Boards
  • Leather-Trimmed 50/50-Split Fold-Flat Third Row
2018 Toyota Tacoma
Access Cab I4 SR

Exterior Colors

  • Barcelona Red Metallic
  • Magnetic Gray Metallic
  • Midnight Black Metallic
  • Silver Sky Metallic
  • Super White

Option Packages

  • Hard Tri-Fold Tonneau Cover
  • 5" Chrome Oval Tube Steps
  • Cast Aluminum Running Boards
  • Exterior Package

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