2017 Toyota Tacoma vs 2017 Honda Ridgeline
The Toyota Tacoma is one of the few pickup trucks that can say it is as off-road capable as it is on-road capable. The Tacoma makes a perfect work vehicle with a high tow rating and presence of convenience and technology features but yet each Tacoma model possess a quality of off-road capability. With many pickup truck options available, customers really have to dig deep to find what model is the best one for them. Take a look at our comparison of the 2017 Toyota Tacoma vs 2017 Honda Ridgeline to see for yourself what the Tacoma offers above other available trucks.
While the 2017 Honda Ridgeline offers customers one engine option the 2017 Toyota Tacoma offers two. Customers can choose from a 2.7-liter four-cylinder engine with 159 horsepower or a 3.5-liter V6 engine with 278 horsepower. With the V6 engine, Tacoma customers are able to tow a maximum of 6,800 pounds which is nearly 2,000 pounds more than the Ridgeline's maximum tow rating. The Tacoma also features Trailer-Sway Control, a feature not available on the Ridgeline. This feature applies brake pressure at individual wheels and manages engine torque to help maintain control of the trailer.
|2017 Toyota Tacoma||VS||2017 Honda Ridgeline|
|2.7-Liter Four-Cylinder and 3.5-Liter V6||Engines||3.5-Liter V6|
|6,800 lbs.||Max. Towing||5,000 lbs.|
|Rear-Wheel Drive||Drivetrain||Front-Wheel Drive|
|Yes||Qi-Compatible Wireless Smartphone Charging||No|
2017 Tacoma Safety and Technology Features
The 2017 Tacoma features many safety and technology features to help you throughout your workday and to capture all of your adventures. All Tacoma models come standard with an integrated GoPro mount of the windshield so you can relive all of your off-road adventures. The Qi-Compatible wireless charging station charges your phone while you're on the go. Other features include Blind Spot Monitor and Rear Cross-Traffic Alert, an integrated backup camera, Smart key with push button start, in-bed storage, Multi-Terrain Select, Crawl Control and much more.
Get more information on the 2017 Toyota Tacoma at Arlington Toyota or call us today to schedule a test drive. We are located in Palatine, IL just 30 minutes from Chicago and a quick drive from Arlington Heights and Schaumburg.