Oftentimes, many of those looking for trucks gravitate towards a select few truck models for their brand recognition. However, an underrated model many don’t consider is the 2020 Toyota Tundra – a model that offers performance and technologically-advanced systems to give you value when driving around the Puyallup, WA area.
As a full-size pickup truck, the 2020 Toyota Tundra can easily stack up to fellow major players such as the Ford F-150 when it comes to towing, technology, and overall value. Here at Toyota of Puyallup, we compare the two side-by-side to analyze what the Tundra can truly bring.
2020 Toyota Tundra
2020 Ford F-150
|401||Standard Torque (ft-lbs)||265|
|10,200 lbs||Max Tow Capacity||8,000 lbs|
|1,730 lbs||Max Payload||2,309 lbs.|
|$52,930||Top Estimated MSRP
(CrewMax or SuperCrew Models)
The Ford F-150 is known for its payload estimates and strong engine options, but the value lies in the 2020 Toyota Tundra, seen above. With a streamlined engine, you’ll receive value at lower trims for overall performance with up to 381 horsepower and 401 ft-lbs. of torque. Meanwhile, the Tundra also receives hefty benefits from a standard Class IV receiver and trailer brake controller, as every trim level is capable of towing at least 8,800 lbs. – more than any Ford F-150 model. To receive the most out of what each model has to offer at the highest trim, you’d also find value with the 2020 Toyota Tundra as you’ll pay at most around $19,000 less than a top-of-the-line Ford F-150 model. Either price point you’re looking at, the Tundra offers more performance for less.
But when it comes to supporting what trucks do best, Toyota pulls out all the technological stops to provide you with a hard-working model in the 2020 Toyota Tundra. An Automatic Limited-Slip Differential acts as a traditional LSD but doesn’t cut engine power and distributes power to where it’s needed most. The Tundra also continues forward into the future by being the first full-size pickup truck to offer Blind Spot Monitoring with Rear Cross-Traffic Alert. The model also is equipped with the standard Toyota Safety Sense™ P package, which includes: