2018 Toyota Tacoma vs 2018 Honda Ridgeline

Searching for a brand-new truck can be daunting, especially when there are so many on the market that are trying to push their own distinct brands of versatility and grittiness throughout most situations you could encounter. However, most people simply don't need the kind of heavy-duty monsters that are out right now, which is why we recommend a trip to the light-duty lot to check out models such as the 2018 Toyota Tacoma and 2018 Honda Ridgeline. Though built on smaller platforms than their big brothers, there's no denying that a light-duty machine can provide all you need for a cost better suited to your aspirations and goals behind the wheel.

Today, we want to show you what the 2018 Tacoma and Ridgeline vehicles bring to pasture, to help you decide which one is best suited for your own ideals of what a pickup should be able to do. So, come join us today; the choice is yours!

Silver Toyota Tacoma and Honda Ridgeline models positioned next to each other in comparison shot

2018 Tacoma vs 2018 Ridgeline
$25,200  Starting MSRP  $29,730 
3.5-liter V6 / 278 horsepower  Largest Available Engine / Horsepower Output  3.5-liter V6 / 280 horsepower 
Up to 6,800 pounds  Maximum Towing Capacity  5,000 pounds 
20 miles per gallon city / 24 highway  Fuel Economy  19 miles per gallon city / 26 highway 

Get the 2018 Toyota Tacoma in Yuma AZ

When it comes to basic functions and versatile operations on the pavement, the 2018 Toyota Tacoma in Yuma AZ and 2018 Honda Ridgeline are virtually identical, although you'll find that the Ridgeline has greater capability to keep all your various cargo locked down, stored and safe. However, for the more intrepid folks, the 2018 Tacoma has you covered in ways that the Ridgeline simply doesn't. Its available multi-terrain select system and Crawl Control (CRAWL) are both well-suited to accompany you on your next trip off the beaten path, by giving power and torque to wheels that need it the most. This keeps you moving forward with adrenaline and exhilaration, as well as safety, due to the Tacoma's available driver assistance innovations as part of Toyota Safety Sense™. Some of these active features include:

  • Automatic High Beams
  • Pre-Collision System with Pedestrian Detection
  • Lane Departure Alert
  • Dynamic Radar Cruise Control
  • Many more!

There's a lot more to the 2018 Tacoma that you should be keeping in mind, however, and to see more of the advantages that it holds over the competition, contact our Alexander Toyota sales team today! We're always happy to help you learn about the vehicles that interest you more than all others out there.

Center instrument gauges of 2018 Toyota Tacoma
Isolated shot of moonroof in 2018 Toyota Tacoma
Dashboard and steering wheel of 2018 Toyota Tacoma
Front two seats of 2018 Toyota Tacoma with prominent gear shifter