Toyota Tacoma vs Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Compare price, expert/user reviews, mpg, engines, safety, cargo capacity and other specs at a glance.

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User Ranking Drivers and owners ranked these cars in 9 categories.

New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

2021 Toyota Tacoma
Limited Double Cab 4WD
MSRP
$42,230
Invoice
$39,121
Average Price Paid
$42,230
43 listings nationwide

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2021 Chevrolet Silverado 1500
Custom Crew Cab 4WD
MSRP
$42,200
Invoice
$40,132
Average Price Paid
$42,200
1,127 listings nationwide

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

2021 Toyota Tacoma
Limited Double Cab 4WD
Fair Price
$43,411
Good Price
$41,609
Great Price
$40,579
2021 Chevrolet Silverado 1500
Custom Crew Cab 4WD
Fair Price
$42,941
Good Price
$40,941
Great Price
$39,798

Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2021 Toyota Tacoma
Limited Double Cab 4WD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$47,074
27 listings nationwide

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2021 Chevrolet Silverado 1500
Custom Crew Cab 4WD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$43,231
204 listings nationwide
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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2021 Toyota Tacoma
Limited Double Cab 4WD
Stephen Edelstein Test Drive Review:

Last redesigned for the 2016 model year, The Tacoma once dominated midsize-truck sales. In recent years, though, it’s faced stronger competition from the Chevrolet Colorado/GMC Canyon ...

2021 Chevrolet Silverado 1500
Custom Crew Cab 4WD
Stephen Edelstein Test Drive Review:

Brand loyalty runs rampant among truck owners, explaining how the 2021 Chevrolet Silverado has retained its status as the second most popular vehicle in America despite the arguable ne...

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  • Look and Feel 8
  • Performance 7
  • Form & Function 6
  • Technology 6
  • Safety 7
  • Cost-Effectiveness 5
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  • Look and Feel 6
  • Performance 7
  • Form & Function 7
  • Technology 6
  • Safety 3
  • Cost-Effectiveness 4

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

2021 Toyota Tacoma
Limited Double Cab 4WD
5
Guru9Z9NDK writes:
Cargo Capacity Ranked 2021 Toyota Tacoma TRD Sport Double Cab LB 4WD worse.
"Holders"
Family Car Ranked 2021 Toyota Tacoma TRD Sport Double Cab LB 4WD worse.
"Blind spot, leather seats"
5
Guru9Z9NDK writes:
Cargo Capacity Ranked 2021 Toyota Tacoma TRD Sport Double Cab LB 4WD worse.
"Holders"
Family Car Ranked 2021 Toyota Tacoma TRD Sport Double Cab LB 4WD worse.
"Blind spot, leather seats"
2021 Chevrolet Silverado 1500
Custom Crew Cab 4WD
Will writes:
Great value in comparison to the Sierra, however; the styling, interior, and powertrain leave much to be desi...
Guru9W2NMD writes:
Power Ranked 2021 Ford F-150 XL SuperCrew LB 4WD better.
"Looks "
Would Buy Ranked 2021 Ford F-150 XL SuperCrew LB 4WD better.
"Looks "

Specs

2021 Toyota Tacoma
Limited Double Cab 4WD
2021 Chevrolet Silverado 1500
Custom Crew Cab 4WD
Powertrain 6-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
4X4
4X4
4X4
4X4
Fuel Economy, City
18 MPG
15 MPG
--
19 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
22 MPG
20 MPG
--
22 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 21.1 gal 24 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Flex Fuel Vehicle
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
278 hp @ 6,000 RPM
--
355 hp @ 5,600 RPM
310 hp @ 5,600 RPM
Torque
265 lb-ft @ 4,600 RPM
--
383 lb-ft @ 4,100 RPM
348 lb-ft @ 1,500 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
6 cylinders
8 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
11.8:1
11:1
11:1
10:1
Displacement
3,500 cc
4,300 cc
5,300 cc
2,700 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.7 in x 3.27 in
3.92 in x 3.62 in
3.78 in x 3.62 in
3.63 in x 4.01 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 4 stars
Front Crash Overall 4 stars 4 stars
Front Crash Driver 4 stars 4 stars
Front Crash Passenger 4 stars 4 stars
Side Crash Overall 5 stars 5 stars
Side Barrier Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Side Barrier Passenger 5 stars 5 stars
Side Pole Driver 4 stars 5 stars
Rollover 5 stars 5 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Standard --
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard --
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 6 seats
Front Legroom 42.9 in 44.5 in
Back Legroom 32.6 in 43.4 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume -- --
Maximum Payload 1,095 lbs 2,020 lbs
Standard Towing Capacity 6,400 lbs 7,400 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity 6,400 lbs 9,500 lbs
Exterior
Length 212.3 in 231.7 in
Width 75.2 in 81.2 in
Height 70.6 in 75.5 in
Wheelbase 127.4 in 147.4 in
Bed Length 60.5 in 69.9 in

Available Options

2021 Toyota Tacoma
Limited Double Cab 4WD
2021 Chevrolet Silverado 1500
Custom Crew Cab 4WD

Exterior Colors

  • Black
  • Cherry Red Tintcoat
  • NORTHSKY Blue Metallic
  • Oxford Brown Metallic
  • Red Hot
  • Satin Steel Metallic
  • Shadow Gray Metallic
  • Silver Ice Metallic
  • Summit White

Option Packages

  • Engine, 5.3L Ecotec3 V8
  • CHEVYTEC Spray-On Bedliner, Black With Chevrolet Logo
  • Custom Max Trailering Package
  • LPO, Assist Step And Tonneau Value Package I
  • LPO, Assist Step And Tonneau Value Package II
  • LPO, Assist Steps - 4" Black - Round
  • LPO, Assist Steps - 4" Chromed Round
  • LPO, Assist Steps, Chromed Tubular, 6" Rectangular
  • LPO, Bedside Storage Boxes
  • LPO, Black Tubular Assist Steps, 6" Rectangular
  • LPO, Blackout Package
  • LPO, Hard-Folding Tonneau Cover
  • LPO, Tonneau Cover, Premium Soft Roll-Up
  • LPO, Tri-Fold Hard Tonneau Cover
  • LPO, Tri-Fold Soft Tonneau Cover
  • Max Trailering Package
  • Rally Edition

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