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2022 Nissan Frontier vs. 2022 Toyota Tacoma

2022 Nissan Frontier vs Toyota Tacoma
2022 Nissan Frontier


2022 Toyota Tacoma

Starting MSRP

18 mpg city/24 mpg highway

Fuel Economy

18 mpg city/22 mpg highway
6,720 pounds

Max Towing Capacity

6,400 pounds
3.8L Direct Injection Gasoline (DIG) DOHC 24-valve V6

Standard Engine

2.7L DOHC 16-Valve 4-Cylinder with VVT-i
310 hp

Standard Horsepower

159 hp

Looking at comparing the Nissan Frontier vs. Toyota Tacoma? You’ve come to the right place. Let’s get right into seeing the difference between the Nissan Frontier vs. Tacoma for Santa Ana and Anaheim drivers.



Nissan Frontier vs. Tacoma: Price

Pricing is important, but while the Frontier has a higher starting price, it has much more in terms of starting features.

  • 2022 Nissan Frontier King Cab S Starting Price: $28,140*
  • 2022 Toyota Tacoma SR Starting Price: $26,700

Nissan Frontier vs. Tacoma: Performance

The primary extra feature you pay for with the slightly higher Frontier base price is a doubling of horsepower, and more gas mileage as well.

Nissan Frontier Base Engine Specs

  • 310 hp
  • 3.8L Direct Injection Gasoline (DIG) DOHC 24-valve V6
  • 18 mpg city/24 mpg highway

Toyota Tacoma Base Engine Specs

  • 159 hp
  • 2.7L DOHC 16-Valve 4-Cylinder with VVT-i
  • 18 mpg city/22 mpg highway

Nissan Frontier vs. Tacoma: Towing

Towing is a critical metric for pickups, and as one would expect, the extra power the Frontier provides puts it a step ahead of the competition in this particular arena, along with many others. If you want to know exactly what you can tow with the Frontier King Cab’s towing capacity, don’t hesitate to get in touch with us at our showroom near Orange County. Not only can we show you the performance advantages of the Frontier over the Tacoma, especially lower in the trim level range, but we can also showcase the comparison between Nissan Frontier vs. Toyota Tacoma reliability. The beloved Taco is good, but the Frontier is simply and provably better in multiple ways.

  • 2022 Nissan Frontier King Cab SV: 6,720 pounds
  • 2022 Toyota Tacoma Limited 4×2 Double Cab: 6,600 pounds

Find the Nissan Frontier for Sale in GARDEN GROVE

Ready to get behind the wheel of this hot new mid-size truck? The Frontier is ready to make your work days easier and your weekends better, whether that’s using the trucks prodigious hauling capabilities or simply using its great interior comfort. Visit our dealership today, and take advantage of our online finance application and car buying tips on a new or used Frontier.


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*MSRP excludes destination charges, tax, title, and license fees. Destination charges and actual dealer prices may vary. Vehicles displayed may contain optional equipment at additional cost.

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