|2019 Chevy Colorado||VS||2019 Toyota Tacoma|
|200-308 HP||Horsepower||180-278 HP|
|191-369 lb-ft||Torque||180-265 lb-ft|
|7,700 LBS||Max Towing Capacity||6,800 LBS|
A lot of people value trucks for the incredible amount of work they can do, with newer models pushing the limits of what a consumer pickup can handle further than ever before. While hardworking full-size heavy-duty trucks are fantastic, they are not the right option for everyone. Sometimes a smaller, midsize pickup is a better truck for what you need without giving you way more than necessary. Choosing the right truck can be difficult; however, so looking at specific features on two models can help. Consider the 2019 Chevy Colorado vs 2019 Toyota Tacoma to see which would better meet your needs.
While these are both midsize trucks, you still want a pickup that can handle anything you throw at it. In terms of towing capacity, the 2019 Colorado is a better choice than the 2019 Tacoma, with higher tow limits than the Tacoma model can handle. That is in part due to the fact that you can get more powerful engines in the 2019 Chevy Colorado. The option for a Turbo-Diesel, which is something you will not find in a lot of midsize pickup trucks does help. And yet, the Colorado is also a great option if you prize fuel efficiency overpower, with greater highway fuel economy than the Tacoma when properly configured.
While the 2019 Toyota Tacoma is a fine truck, the 2019 Chevy Colorado is simply better: offering more power, greater towing capacity, and better fuel economy. The interior of the Colorado is beautifully designed and put together, with fantastic tech options as well as safety features that will protect you on the road. Whether you are interested in the 2019 Chevy Colorado, or you want to see a different model in Chevrolet’s lineup, we have you covered. Come visit us at McCluskey Chevy to see what the Colorado can do for you, and let us help you find the perfect vehicle for your needs.