Toyota Tundra Towing Power vs. Ford F-150

For many drivers in Conroe who are looking for a new truck, they are most likely in need of towing power and performance.  This is often the deciding factor between one pickup or another and to help our customers easily decide that the Toyota Tundra is the pickup with the power they are looking for we have compared it to the Ford F-150. Then all you have to do is come down to Gullo Toyota of Conroe and test drive the amazing Toyota Tundra to fully experience everything it has to offer.

Which Truck Offers More Standard Towing Capacity?

The Toyota Tundra offers more towing capacity standard than the Ford F-150. The most affordable Tundra, the Toyota Tundra SR5, offers a maximum towing capacity of 6,800 lbs. The comparable base model Regular Cab Ford F-150 is equipped with a V6 engine as standard equipment and only offers a maximum towing capacity of 5,000lbs.

The Toyota Tundra has two powertrain options that are both powerful V8 engines; a 4.6L V8 and a 5.7L V8. The Ford F-150 has several powertrain options to choose from and only one V8 engine available. The 4.6L V8 of the Tundra has a max towing ability of 6,800 lbs. and a maximum payload of 1,600 lbs. While the Tundra's 5.7L V8 can tow up to 10,200 lbs. with a max payload of 1,730 lbs. 

The base powertrain of the F-150 includes a 3.3L V6 that can only tow up to 5,000 lbs. with a 3.55 axle ratio. To get a similar towing capacity as the Toyota Tundra, you will need upgrade the F-150 to a more expensive trim level, or pay extra to have the base model equipped with Ford's 5.0L V8 engine.

To fully experience the towing power and capability of the Toyota Tundra make your way down to Gullo Toyota of Conroe today for a test drive.


Gullo Toyota Of Conroe

500 Interstate 45 South
Directions Conroe, TX 77304

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