Rough and Rugged: 2019 Toyota Tundra vs. 2019 GMC Sierra 1500 at Toyota Chula Vista

toyota tundra vs gmc sierra

The 2019 Toyota Tundra at Toyota Chula Vista is branded, “The definition of strength.” The full-size pickup truck is ready to deliver, no matter what you throw at it. It also includes the technology and safety you can expect from new Toyota models too, so it really outperforms other similar trucks, such as the 2019 GMC Sierra 1500 all across the board.

2019 Toyota Tundra

2019 Toyota Tundra details at a glance:

  • Six Trim Levels
  • 4.6-liter V8 or 5.7-liter V8 engine
  • Towing Capacity – 10,200 pounds

There are six trim levels for the 2019 Toyota Tundra including the SR, SR5, Limited, Platinum, 1794 Edition, and TRD Pro. You can choose between a 4.6-liter V8 and 5.7-liter V8. That gives you 381 horsepower and 401 lb-ft of torque. Towing capacity peaks at 10,200 pounds and payload capacity is 1,730 pounds. 

It comes standard with convenience features such as Voice Recognition, automatic high beams, and Adaptive Cruise Control, which aren’t even options for the GMC Sierra.

It also has a plethora of standard safety features that you have to add on to the GMC Sierra including Collision Warning System and Lane Departure Warning.

2019 GMC Sierra 1500

The 2019 GMC Sierra 1500 also has six trim levels. It includes five engine options. However, it’s towing capacity comes up a little short in the base model at 9,700 pounds. The truck does outperform in horsepower and torque, but only if you’re willing to upgrade from the base model (the Toyota Tundra outperforms again at its base level). 

Want to see for yourself why the Toyota Tundra is the clear choice? Visit our Toyota dealership near San Diego, CA and take a test drive. We understand as a Toyota dealer, we can’t just expect you to take our word for it, but we feel confident you’ll be impressed after you get behind the wheel. It’s just that good.

2019 GMC Sierra 1500 details at a glance:

  • Six Trim Levels
  • 2.7-liter four-cylinder, 3.0-liter six-cylinder diesel, 4.3-liter V6, 5.3-liter V8, or 6.2-liter V8 engine
  • Towing Capacity – 9,700 pounds