|2016 Toyota Tundra||2016 Ram 1500|
|310 @ 5600 RPM||Horsepower||305 @ 6400 RPM|
|327 @ 3400 RPM||Torque||269 @ 4175 RPM|
2016 Toyota Tundra vs 2016 Ram 1500
The full size pickup truck segment is one of the most popular and most competitive categories in the automotive industry. American’s take their pickup trucks very seriously, and demand a lot from them. Therefore, automakers understand the importance of designing truck to be capable, durable and strong. Toyota especially understands importance of standing out in the highly competitive pickup truck segment, so they design their full-size Tundra pickup truck to be one of the best trucks on the road. The Tundra is by far the biggest pickup truck in the Toyota brand lineup, and it is truly better than ever for the new 2016 model year. The Tundra has always been known for its reliability, power and comfort, and all of that remains true on the new 2016 model.
As we stated earlier, full size the pickup truck segment is full of competition. One of the vehicles that competes against the Tundra for market share each and every year is the Ram 1500 model. Therefore, we have decided to match up the new 2016 Toyota Tundra vs 2016 Ram 1500 in order to show some of the many ways that the Tundra is superior in the new model year.
2016 Toyota Tundra: Powerful and Reliable
When it comes to pickup trucks, power is king. Drivers put their trucks through a lot, therefore, they want as much power as they can get out of their trucks. Performance is one area where the new 2016 Toyota Tundra is really able to shine in comparison to the competition. The new 2016 Toyota Tundra boasts a beastly 4.6-liter, eight-cylinder powertrain that has more than enough power to tow any trailer or haul heavy cargo. This powertrain is able to produce 310 horsepower with 327 pound-feet of torque. On the other hand, the 2016 Ram 1500 is underpowered in comparison to the new 2016 Toyota Tundra. The Ram 1500 is only able to produce 305 horsepower with 269 pound-feet of torque.
Some other ways that the 2016 Toyota Tundra shines in comparison to the Ram 1500 are its overall reliability and resale value. The Tundra has a long track record of being the most reliable truck in the segment. It also has the best resale value in the segment as well. Therefore, if you are looking for a long lasting pickup truck that will hold its value, the Tundra is the truck for you. Drivers interested in learning more about the new 2016 Toyota Tundra are encouraged to visit us here at Rochester Toyota. We would be happy to set you up with a test drive in this amazing new pickup truck.