2019 GMC Canyon vs 2019 Toyota Tacoma 

Are you in the market for a new mid-size pickup truck that offers excellent engine performance and fuel economy ratings? If so, then you are in luck! There are a few excellent mid-size pickup truck models available in the Patterson, CA area for customers to explore. Two of the best mid-size pickups in the area are the 2019 GMC Canyon and the 2019 Toyota Tacoma. 

Both the 2019 GMC Canyon and the 2019 Toyota Tacoma feature multiple engine options that are both powerful and fuel-efficient. If you are wondering which of these two pickup trucks is the better option for customers, then you are asking the right question! The team here at Thompson Chevrolet has created a model comparison to evaluate the 2019 GMC Canyon and the 2019 Toyota Tacoma against one another. Let’s explore this model comparison to see how these two pickups matchup against one another! 


2019 GMC Canyon 

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2019 Toyota Tacoma 

2.5L I-4 Engine 

Primary Engine  2.7L I-4 Engine 

200 Horsepower 

Engine Power  159 Horsepower 
191 Pound-Feet  Engine Torque  180 Pound-Feet 
20 MPG / 26 MPG  Fuel Economy (City / Hwy)  20 MPG / 23 MPG 

 


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The table above highlights the key engine specifications of the primary engine for the 2019 GMC Canyon and the 2019 Toyota Tacoma. As you can see, the 2019 GMC Canyon’s primary engine has a clear advantage over the primary engine of the 2019 Toyota Tacoma. The 2.5L I-4 engine of the 2019 GMC Canyon offers better engine power, engine torque, and fuel economy than the 2.7L I-4 engine of the 2019 Toyota Tacoma. The table below highlights the same engine specifications for the secondary engine of each model. 

2019 GMC Canyon 

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2019 Toyota Tacoma 

3.6L V6 Engine  Secondary Engine  3.5L V6 Engine 
308 Horsepower  Engine Power  278 Horsepower 
275 Pound-Feet  Engine Torque  265 Pound-Feet 
18 MPG / 25 MPG  Fuel Economy (City / Hwy)  19 MPG / 24 MPG 

 

As the table shows, the secondary engine of the 2019 GMC Canyon also significantly outperforms the 2019 Toyota Tacoma’s secondary engine. The 3.6L V6 on the 2019 Canyon offers better engine power, engine torque, and highway fuel economy, while the 3.5L V6 engine of the 2019 Tacoma only offers better city fuel economy. Additionally, the 2019 GMC Canyon offers a maximum towing capacity of 7,000 pounds, while the 2019 Toyota Tacoma offers max towing of 6,800 pounds. Contact the staff here at Thompson Chevrolet in Patterson, CA for more information on the 2019 GMC Canyon today!