2024 Toyota Tacoma VS Chevy Colorado: Comparison For Mobile, AL Drivers

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When it comes to a new pickup truck, the Toyota Tacoma and the Chevy Colorado are two top contenders in the market. Our Mobile dealership is here to help you compare pricing, trim options, tech features, and more to make your truck shopping experience seamless!

Toyota Tacoma vs Chevy Colorado

Both the Toyota Tacoma and Chevy Colorado are renowned for their durability and reliability in the truck segment. These trucks offer seating for up to five passengers and deliver impressive gas mileage for their class.

The Toyota Tacoma offers a larger range of trim levels and exterior color options than the Colorado, giving you more customization options to match your personal style.

Exterior Color Options:

  • Terra with Black roof
  • Solar Octane
  • Bronze Oxide
  • Ice Cap
  • Underground
  • Celestial Silver Metallic
  • Black
  • Supersonic Red
  • Blue Crush Metallic
  • Wind Chill Pearl

Trim Levels:

  • SR
  • SR5
  • TRD PreRunner
  • TRD Sport
  • TRD Off-Road
  • Limited
  • Trailhunter
  • TRD Pro

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Cost Comparison

The Toyota Tacoma has a competitive starting MSRP of $31,500, while the Chevy Colorado starts at $29,500. Despite the slight price difference, the Toyota Tacoma makes up for this price gap with Toyota’s reputation for reliability and durability, along with owner advantages like Toyota Safety Sense 3.0 and additional safety & driver assistive features.

Fuel Efficiency & Towing Capabilities

The Toyota Tacoma offers an estimated 21 city MPG and 26 highway MPG which comes out more efficient than the Colorado which has an estimated MPG of 19 city and 24 highway. Both trucks provide efficient performance for their class but the Tacoma comes out on top in the battle of fuel efficiency. 

When comparing towing capabilities, the Toyota Tacoma beats out the Chevy Colorado in several key aspects. The Tacoma boasts a maximum towing capacity of up to 6,500 pounds, depending on the configuration. Additionally, the Tacoma’s towing package includes features like Trailer Sway Control and a Trailer Brake Controller, enhancing stability and control while towing heavy loads. Overall, the Tacoma’s towing performance, combined with Toyota’s reputation for reliability, makes it a top choice for drivers seeking a dependable and capable truck for hauling.

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Dimensions and Interior Space

The Toyota Tacoma offers ample interior space, with 58.3 inches of shoulder room and 41.8 inches of legroom in the front. The Tacoma also provides a competitive 5-foot or 6-foot bed length, depending on the model. Overall you will find you have more space to do those hard jobs with the Tacoma than with the Colorado.

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Test Drive a New Toyota Tacoma in Mobile, AL

If you’re interested in learning more about the new Toyota Tacoma, our dealership is here to help. Our sales team can answer any questions you may have and schedule a test drive to experience the Tacoma’s performance firsthand. Visit us at 470 Schillinger Road South, Mobile, AL 36695 or give us a call at (251) 220-2261  to learn more.

Shop our current Toyota Tacoma inventory online 24/7. Once you find a Tacoma you’re interested in, schedule your test drive with our dealership. Don’t forget that you can value your trade and apply for financing online before heading into our dealership! Palmer’s Toyota is proud to serve the Mobile, Pensacola, Moss Point and Pascagoula areas. 

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2024 projected EPA-estimated mpg rating estimates as determined by manufacturer. EPA estimates not available at time of posting. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary for many reasons, including your vehicle’s condition and how/where you drive. See www.fueleconomy.gov.
Base MSRP excludes manufacturer, distributor and dealer options, taxes, title and license and dealer fees and charges. Also excludes the Delivery, Processing and Handling of $1,095 for Cars (Corolla, Corolla HV, Corolla HB, GR Corolla, Camry, Camry HV, Prius, Prius Prime, Toyota Crown, Mirai, GR86, GR Supra), $1,350 for Entry SUV/Small SUV (Corolla Cross, Corolla Cross HV, RAV4, RAV4 HV, RAV4 Prime, bZ4X), $1,395 for Mid SUV/Van (4Runner, Venza, Highlander, Highlander HV, Grand Highlander, Grand Highlander HV, Sienna), $1,495 for Small Pickup (Tacoma), $1,850 for Large Pickup/Large SUV (Tundra, Tundra HV, Sequoia). (Historically, vehicle manufacturers and distributors have charged a separate fee for processing, handling and delivering vehicles to dealerships. Toyota’s charge for these services is called the “Delivery, Processing and Handling” and is based on the value of the processing, handling and delivery services Toyota provides as well as Toyota’s overall pricing structure and may be subject to change at any time. Toyota may make a profit on the Delivery, Processing and Handling.) The Delivery, Processing and Handling in AL, AR, FL, GA, LA, MS, NC, OK, SC and TX may vary. The published prices do not apply to Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Dealer price will vary.
 Never tow beyond a vehicle’s published towing capacities. Before towing, confirm your vehicle and trailer are compatible, hooked up and loaded properly and that you have any necessary additional equipment. The maximum you can tow depends on base curb weight plus the total weight of any cargo, occupants, and added vehicle equipment. Follow all instructions in your Owner’s Manual.
 Extra-cost color.