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2020 Nissan Frontier vs 2020 Toyota Tacoma

2020 Nissan Frontier vs 2020 Toyota Tacoma

Looking for a new mid-size pickup truck? There are two very good options currently on the market. They are the 2020 Nissan Frontier and the 2020 Toyota Tacoma. While these two trucks are very similar in size, estimated fuel economy, and other interior dimensions, they are quite different when it comes to power. In this 2020 Nissan Frontier vs 2020 Toyota Tacoma comparison, we will look at just how different these two trucks are when it comes to power.

Keep reading to learn more about the 2020 Nissan Frontier and the 2020 Toyota Tacoma. Otherwise, click the link below to check out our current Nissan Frontier inventory at Jack Ingram Nissan.



2020 Nissan Frontier

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2020 Toyota Tacoma

310 Horsepower 159
9-speed Transmission 6-speed
6,720 pounds Maximum Trailer Weight 3,500 pounds
Standard LATCH Anchor System Standard

Which truck: the Frontier or the Tacoma?

The Nissan Frontier received an engine upgrade for the 2020 model year. It now features a 3.8-liter direct-injection V6 engine that produces 310 horsepower and 281 lb-ft of torque. On the other hand, the 2020 Toyota Tacoma has a 2.7-liter I-4 engine that only produces 159 horsepower and 180 lb-ft of torque.

A new 9-speed automatic transmission can also be found under the hood of the 2020 Nissan Frontier. The 2020 Toyota Tacoma only has a 6-speed automatic transmission.

Moving to the back of both trucks, the 2020 Nissan Frontier can out tow the 2020 Toyota Tacoma. When properly configured, the 2020 Nissan Frontier can pull up to 6,720 pounds. On the other hand, the 2020 Toyota Tacoma can only tow 3,500 pounds.

Finally, even though these two trucks are powerful, they are also quite safe. They both come standard with a Lower Anchors and Tethers for CHildren (LATCH) anchor system. In addition, there are various airbags that can be found throughout both trucks.

As you can see, if you are interested in a new mid-size truck that is powerful, safe, and can tow a heavy trailer, the 2020 Nissan Frontier would be a great option for you as your next truck. Are you interested in learning more? Please fill out the form below. Our friendly team members are more than happy to answer your questions and assist you in any other way that they can!