2019 Toyota Tundra vs 2019 GMC Sierra 1500

Researching different trucks can be a hassle as each is unique with different capabilities and advantages. Here at Arlington Toyota, we’d like to help you make the search a little bit easier. We have put the 2019 Toyota Tundra against the competing 2019 GMC Sierra 1500. The information that we found is organized into an easy to read table below, so check out what we found! Note that the trim levels we are referring our information to are the standard trims for comparison, which are the SR for the Tundra and the Base for the Sierra 1500.

2019 Toyota Tundra


2019 GMC Sierra 1500

4.6-Liter, 310-hp

Engine 4.3-Liter, 285-hp

327 lb-ft

Torque 305 lb-ft
6-speed automatic Transmission 6-speed automatic
6 people Seating Capacity 3 people


Advantages of the Toyota Tundra

With 310 horsepower and 327 pound-feet in torque, the Tundra shows its engine is very powerful. This is a great difference compared to the 285 horsepower and 305 pound-feet in torque that the Sierra 1500 can generate. The transmission is the same for both the Toyota Tundra and the GMC Sierra 1500, so we will call that a tie. If you are a driver that is looking to carry more than three passengers, then the Tundra would be the better choice. The Tundra has a second row available to seat another three people or extra belongings. Overall, the Toyota Tundra and the GMC Sierra 1500 proved to be worthy opponents. However, the Tundra pulled ahead due to its higher engine strength and seating capacity.

To test drive this new truck, contact our team at Arlington Toyota and we will schedule a test drive for you! Any questions about the 2019 Toyota Tundra can also be asked when you reach out to us. Also, be sure to check out our blog for more information about the each of the models we carry, including the Tundra!