The midsize pickup truck class continues to improve with next-generation models ready to make their debut at dealerships. The brand-new 2024 Ford Ranger is set to arrive at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL in Summer 2023 and is sure to impress with an updated style, more power, new technology and the high-powered Ranger Raptor. The Ford Ranger is not the only new addition to the class with the redesigned 2024 Toyota Tacoma set to arrive and we wanted to take a closer look at the new additions with this 2024 Ford Ranger vs 2024 Toyota Tacoma comparison.
When the 2024 Ford Ranger arrives at dealerships, it will be available with a four-door SuperCrew cab and a 5-foot bed that can handle up to 1,805 pounds of cargo. The 2024 Ford Ranger will be available in four trims - XL, XLT, Lariat and the brand-new Raptor - that can be built to fit your lifestyle and budget. The 2024 Toyota Tacoma possesses a more complicated lineup with eight trim levels to choose from - SR, SR5, TRD PreRunner, TRD Sport, TRD Off-Road, Limited, Trailhunter and TRD Pro. The latest Toyota Tacoma is available in Double Cab and XtraCab configurations.
Buyers who are interested in an affordable midsize pickup truck want to know - what are the differences between the 2024 Ford Ranger and 2024 Toyota Tacoma? We can help answer your questions with a detailed 2024 Ford Ranger vs 2024 Toyota Tacoma comparison created by Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL.
When it comes to power and performance, the Ford Ranger and Toyota Tacoma employ similar standard powertrains. The Ford Ranger is equipped with a standard 270-horsepower 2.3-liter EcoBoost® four-cylinder that makes 310 pound-feet of torque and is paired with a 10-speed SelectShift® automatic transmission. The Toyota Tacoma employs a standard 2.4-liter turbocharged four-cylinder that will make 228 horsepower in base Tacoma SR trim levels and 278 horsepower in the rest of the lineup. Transmission options for the Toyota Tacoma include an eight-speed automatic transmission and a six-speed intelligent manual transmission.
More power is available with additional powertrain options. The 2024 Ford Ranger provides drivers with an available 315-horsepower 2.7-liter EcoBoost® V-6 that will make 400 pound-feet of torque. The trail-rated Ford Ranger Raptor takes performance to the next level with a 405-horsepower 3.0-liter Twin-Turbo EcoBoost® V-6 that manufactures 430 pound-feet of torque - making it the most powerful Ranger ever and outperforming the Toyota Tacoma. The Toyota Tacoma is available with a 326-horsepower 2.4-liter i-FORCE MAX Hybrid powertrain that makes 465 pound-feet of torque.
Inside the 2024 Ford Ranger, potential drivers will find an impressive list of innovative technology and features that will upgrade comfort, entertainment and connectivity. A standard 10.1-inch Ford SYNC® 4 touchscreen infotainment system will keep drivers connected to Apple CarPlay and Android Auto and is complemented by an 8-inch digital instrument cluster. The infotainment system can be upgraded with the available 12-inch Ford SYNC® 4A touchscreen portrait display and a full-screen 12.4-inch digital instrument cluster. An available wireless charging pad, 360-degree camera system, exterior Zone Lighting and more will add to your Ford Ranger experience.
Contact Brandon Ford today to custom order a brand-new 2024 Ford Ranger!