2018 Toyota Tundra vs 2018 Ford F-150 XL

When you’re prepping for your next journey out to the campsite, or getting ready for another day on the job, it’s essential that you have a truck with you that’s able and willing to do the dirty work that you need. In most cases you’ll need a gritty and durable pickup truck to be able to accomplish this to your liking, which is exactly what you’ll find with both the 2018 Toyota Tundra and 2018 Ford F-150 XL. Industry experts and pickup enthusiasts both agree that these two represent some of the highest-level machinery and craftsmanship that the truck market has to offer, which makes them fitting competition for each other. But which one is right for your needs?

To give you a clearer picture of which pickup best suits your desires both on and off the road, we’ve put together some research on both the 2018 Toyota Tundra and 2018 Ford F-150. Come and join us today in seeing what each of these market flagbearers bring to the table!

2018 Toyota Tundra positioned next to 2018 Ford F-150 in comparison image

2018 Tundra


2018 F-150 XL

$31,120 Starting MSRP $27,610
4.6-liter iFORCE V8 / 310 horsepower Base Engine / Horsepower 3.3-liter Ti-VCT V6 / 290 horsepower
10,200 pounds Maximum Towing Capacity 8,000 pounds
1,730 pounds Maximum Payload Capacity 2,311 pounds

Get the 2018 Toyota Tundra in Palo Alto CA

Whichever way you look at it, there’s no denying the clout that both the 2018 Toyota Tundra in Palo Alto CA and 2018 Ford F-150 XL bring to pasture. Though the 2018 F-150 is able to provide such class-exclusive innovations as Remote Tailgate Release and SYNC CONNECT® Wi-Fi inside, there simply isn’t much that can stop the Tundra from giving you all that you need to keep safe, secure, and exhilarated on the daily commute. With an Automatic Limited-Slip Differential and Active Traction Control both prominently featured, the Tundra is unparalleled in its ability to have a firm hold on the terrain ahead, wherever you’re taking it. In addition, the 2018 Tundra is outfitted with the newest safety innovation as part of Toyota Safety Sense™ and Star Safety System™, each of which bring some awesome (and convenient) features into the fold that the F-150 simply can’t lay claim to. A few of these include:

  • Vehicle Stability Control
  • Smart Stop Technology®
  • Electronic Brake-force Distribution
  • Rear Cross-Traffic Alert
  • Pre-Collision System with Pedestrian Detection
  • Lane Departure Alert with Sway Warning System
  • Many more!

For the ultimate blend of style, substance, and stellar craftsmanship you can’t go wrong with the 2018 Toyota Tundra. If you’d like a deeper look at this pickup icon, don’t hesitate to contact our Toyota Palo Alto sales team today! We’ll get you set up for a test drive or a financing deal if you’re ready to welcome the Tundra into your driveway.