Toyota and Ford often go head-to-head when it comes to the trucks division. Both manufacturers are well known for their powerful trucks. Today, we’re comparing two of those trucks, the Toyota Tacoma and the Ford Ranger. We’ve chosen two similarly priced trim levels for this comparison, but keep in mind that while other trim levels are similar, they may vary in specifications, price, and feature availability. Keep reading below to compare the 2022 Toyota Tacoma TRD Sport Access Cab model with a 6-foot bed and a V6 engine to the 2022 Ford Ranger Lariat 4WD SuperCab model with a 6-foot bed and 4-cylinder engine.
As you’ll see in the chart below, there are just as many similarities between these two models as there are differences. Trim levels may vary, but some key things will stay the same.
2022 Toyota Tacoma TRD Sport Access Cab
2022 Ford Ranger Lariat 4WD SuperCab
3.5 L V6 gas engine
2.3 L 4-cylinder gas engine
$35,385 for this trim level
$37,290 for this trim level
Fuel tank capacity
Gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR)
Cargo box floor length
The interior of the 2022 Toyota Tacoma is dark charcoal, while the Ford Ranger at this trim level offers two interior options: Linen Beige or Slate Gray. Both vehicles come in nine exterior color options including a choice of blue, red, and neutral tones. The 2022 Toyota Tacoma has a double-wishbone suspension in front and a leaf suspension in the rear, while the Ford Ranger has a short and long arm suspension in front and a leaf suspension in the rear. Both models are four-wheel drive with an anti-lock braking system and other similar safety features. Toyota is a brand known for its reliable models, and we hope you’ll consider viewing one here at Downeast Toyota in Brewer, ME.