GMC Canyon vs. Toyota Tacoma

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Key Specs

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
4.37 / 5
43 Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
200 hp
159 - 278 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Engine Type

Engine Type
2.5L I4 DI DOHC VVT (200 hp [149.0 kW] @ 6300 rpm 191 lb
2.5L I4 DI DOHC VVT
3.5L Atkinson
2.7L I

Interior Features

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Power Windows

Power Windows

Power Steering

Power Steering

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
45 in.
42.9 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
41.4 in.
39.7 in.

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

MP3 Player

MP3 Player

AUX Input

AUX Input

Passengers

Passengers
2
2 - 5

Standard Seat

Standard Seat
Vinyl
Cloth

Exterior Features

Standard Wheels

Standard Wheels
Aluminum
Steel

Tire Width

Tire Width
265/70R16
P245/75SR16

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
128.3 in.
127.4 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
41.3 ft.
40.6 ft.

Length

Length
212.4 in.
212.3 in.

Width

Width
74.3 in.
74.4 in.

Mechanical Specs

Horsepower

Horsepower
200 hp
159 - 278 hp

Torque

Torque
191 ft. lbs.
180 - 265 ft. lbs.

Maximum Towing Capacity

Maximum Towing Capacity
3500 lbs.
3500 - 6400 lbs.

Maximum Tongue Weight

Maximum Tongue Weight
350 - 500 lbs.
350 - 640 lbs.

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive
4 Wheel Drive

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
21 gal.
21.1 gal.

Combined

Combined
22 - 25 mpg
19 - 21 mpg

City

City
18 - 20 mpg
17 - 19 mpg

Highway

Highway
25 - 30 mpg
20 - 22 mpg

Safety Features

Spare Tire

Spare Tire
Temporary Spare Tire
Conventional Spare Tire

ABS Brakes

ABS Brakes

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Stability Control

Stability Control

Traction Control

Traction Control

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
GMC Canyon
Toyota Tacoma 4WD

Body Style

Body Style
Extended Cab Pickup
Access Cab - Double Cab

Body Code

Body Code
E63
T

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive
Four Wheel Drive

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
2
2, 4, 5

Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap

Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap
5400 lbs.
5600 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
22 mpg.
18 - 20 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
20 mpg.
17 - 19 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
26 mpg.
20 - 22 mpg.

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
8.0 - 8.1
8.8 - 9.8

Gross Combined Wt Rating

Gross Combined Wt Rating
8500 lbs.
11360 lbs.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
3500 lbs.
3500 - 6400 lbs.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
350 lbs.
350 - 640 lbs.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
3500 lbs.
3500 - 6400 lbs.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
350 lbs.
350 - 640 lbs.

Maximum Trailering Capacity

Maximum Trailering Capacity
3500 lbs.
3500 - 6400 lbs.

Engine Type

Engine Type
Gas I4
Regular Unleaded I-4 - Regular Unleaded V-6

Displacement

Displacement
2.5L/150
2.7 L/164 - 3.5 L/211

Fuel System

Fuel System
Direct Injection
Port/Direct Injection - Sequential MPI

Trans Type

Trans Type
6
6

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Automatic - Manual
Automatic w/OD - Manual w/OD

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.06 - 4.47
3.60 - 3.98

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.37 - 2.46
2.02 - 2.09

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.47 - 1.55
1.32 - 1.49

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 - 1.16
1.00

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.85
0.69 - 0.85

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.67 - 0.73
0.58 - 0.71

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.20 - 4.03
3.39 - 3.73

Transfer Case Model

Transfer Case Model
N/A
Electronic

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Independent Coil
Double Wishbone

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
2-Stage Multi-Leaf
Leaf

Axle Type - Front

Axle Type - Front
Independent
Independent

Axle Type - Rear

Axle Type - Rear
Semi-Floating
Rigid Axle

Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear

Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear
4.10
3.91 - 4.30

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
265/70R16
P245/75SR16

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
265/70R16
P245/75SR16

Spare Tire Size

Spare Tire Size
T175/90D18
Full-Size

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
16 x 7 in.
16 X 7 in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
16 x 7 in.
16 X 7 in.

Spare Wheel Size

Spare Wheel Size
18 x 4.5 in.
Full-Size in.

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum
Styled Steel

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum
Styled Steel

Spare Wheel Material

Spare Wheel Material
Aluminum
Steel

Steering Type

Steering Type
Electric Rack & Pinion
Rack-Pinion

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
41.3 ft.
40.6 ft.

Brake Type

Brake Type
Pwr
Front Disc/Rear Drum

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
4-Wheel

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
Yes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
12.2 in.
10.8 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
12.75 in.
10 in.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
21 gal.
21.1 gal.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
41.4 in.
39.7 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
45 in.
42.9 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
57.5 in.
58.3 in.

Front Hip Room

Front Hip Room
55 in.
57.2 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
128.3 in.
127.4 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
212.4 in.
212.3 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
74.3 in.
74.4 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
70.4 in.
70.6 in.

Cargo Box Length @ Floor

Cargo Box Length @ Floor
74 in.
60.5 - 73.7 in.

Cargo Box Width @ Floor

Cargo Box Width @ Floor
57.8 in.
56.7 in.

Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings

Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings
44.4 in.
41.5 in.

Model Group

Model Group
Canyon
Tacoma

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Small Pick-up
Small Pick-up

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Extended Cab
Access Cab - Double Cab

Body Cab Style

Body Cab Style
Extended Cab
Crew Cab - Extended Cab

Bed Style

Bed Style
regular
regular composite

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
2.5
2.7 - 3.5

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
DOHC
DOHC

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum
aluminum - iron

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
4
4 - 6

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
4
4