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2018 Nissan TITAN vs 2018 Toyota Tundra

If you are in the market for a new pickup truck in Kansas City, KS, there are several great options for you to consider. Two of the best options in the area are the 2018 Nissan TITAN and the 2018 Toyota Tundra. Both truck models provide customers with excellent engine performance and towing capacity.

Customers who are interested in these two great truck models likely want to know what the advantages are from one truck to the other. The best way to find out which truck option is right for you is with a comparison. Let's look at each of these models and find out which truck is the better option. For this comparison, we will evaluate the base models of each truck.



Base Model Specifications

2018 Nissan TITAN

versus

2018 Toyota Tundra

Endurance® 5.6L V8 Engine Base Engine 4.6L i-FORCE V8 Engine
7-Speed Automatic Transmission Base Transmission 6-Speed Automatic Transmission
4x2 or 4x4 Drivetrain Options 4x2 or 4x4
15 mpg / 21 mpg* Fuel Economy (City / Hwy) 15 mpg / 19 mpg

*2018 EPA Fuel Economy Estimate 15 city / 21 highway. Actual mileage may vary with driving conditions — use for comparison only.

Get the 2018 Nissan TITAN in Kansas City KS

The table above shows how similar the 2018 TITAN and 2018 Tundra are to one another. Both options offer the same drivetrain options and comparable fuel economy. The 2018 TITAN has a larger base engine that the 2018 Tundra features. The primary difference between these two models is in the towing and payload capacities each offer. The table below highlights these capacities, as well as the power and torque offered by each model's respective engine.

Maximum Towing and Payload

2018 Nissan TITAN

versus

2018 Toyota Tundra

390 Horsepower @ 5,800 rpm Engine Power 310 Horsepower @ 5,600 rpm
394 Pound-Feet @ 4,000 rpm Engine Torque 327 Pound-Feet @ 3,400 rpm
1,950 Pounds Maximum Payload 1,660 Pounds
9,740 Pounds Maximum Towing 10,100 Pounds

The table above shows that the 2018 Nissan TITAN has the advantage. The only category where the 2018 Toyota Tundra outperforms the 2018 TITAN is in maximum towing capacity. If you are interested in seeing the 2018 Nissan TITAN for yourself, stop by the Fenton Nissan of Legends dealership in Kansas City today!