2023 Toyota Tacoma SR5 vs. TRD Sport

2023 Toyota Tacoma SR5 SX and Chrome Packages
2023 Toyota Tacoma SR5


2023 Toyota Tacoma TRD Sport
$30,040 MSRP*

Starting Price

$35,160 MSRP*
2.7L I4

Standard Engine

3.5L V6
159 hp

Standard Horsepower

278 hp
3,500 pounds

Standard Towing Capacity

6,800 pounds
Not Available

Sport-Tuned Suspension

20 mpg city / 23 mpg highway**

Fuel Economy

19 mpg city / 24 mpg highway*

Seeking a reliable truck for your Parker drives or Bullhead City job site? The Toyota Tacoma is an enduringly popular choice, delivering reliable, rugged performance for all your daily driving and light-duty work needs. But you have a choice of multiple trim levels, with the SR5 and the TRD Sport being two of the most admired in the 2023 lineup. To help you determine which is right for you, our team at Anderson Toyota compares the 2023 Toyota Tacoma SR5 vs. TRD Sport below.



Price & Performance: Toyota Tacoma SR5 vs. TRD Sport

Price is understandably one of the first things Kingman-area drivers want to know about when buying a new vehicle. While both the SR5 and TRD Sport are priced accessibly, the latter comes with a slightly higher price tag. However, with a higher price, you get a more powerful engine and substantially higher towing capacity. Let’s look at the exact performance specs for the Toyota Tacoma SR5 vs. TRD Sport.

2023 Toyota Tacoma SR5: $30,040 Starting MSRP*

  • Base Engine: 2.7L I4
  • Horsepower: 159 hp
  • Torque: 180 lb-ft of torque
  • Towing Capacity: 3,500 pounds
  • Fuel Efficiency: 20 mpg city / 23 mpg highway / 21 mpg combined**

2023 Toyota Tacoma TRD Sport: $35,160 Starting MSRP*

  • Base Engine: 3.5L V6
  • Horsepower: 278 hp
  • Torque: 265 lb-ft of torque
  • Towing Capacity: 6,800 pounds
  • Fuel Efficiency: 19 mpg city / 24 mpg highway / 21 mpg combined**

Features: Toyota Tacoma SR5 vs. TRD Sport

Both the SR5 and the TRD Sport give you a wide range of class-leading features. This includes Toyota Safety Sense™ P, a safety technology suite equipped with a Pre-Collision System with Pedestrian Detection, Dynamic Radar Cruise Control, Lane Departure Alert, and Automatic High Beams. Both models also come with an 8-inch touchscreen, variable-assist power rack-and-pinion steering, and a coil-spring double-wishbone front suspension system, among other features. Here are a few of the additional amenities you’ll enjoy with the TRD Sport:

  • 1-year trial subscription to Remote Connect
  • Auto-dimming day/night rearview mirror
  • Front dual-zone automatic climate control, with air filter and individual temperature settings for driver and front passenger
  • Qi-compatible wireless smartphone and mobile device charging

Compare the New Toyota Tacoma SR5 vs. TRD Sport at Anderson Toyota

We’ve only scratched the surface of what these two trucks have to offer. Drop by our Lake Havasu City showroom today for a test drive to compare the SR5 and TRD Sport in person. Still unsure if the Tacoma is the pickup for you? Contact us for more information or continue your research online.


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*MSRP excludes the Delivery, Processing, and Handling Fee of $1,095 for Cars (GR86, Avalon, Avalon HV, Camry, Camry HV, Corolla, Corolla HV, Corolla HB, GR Corolla, Mirai, Prius, Prius Prime, GR Supra), $1,335 for SUV/Van/Small Truck (4Runner, bZ4X, C-HR, Corolla Cross, Corolla Cross HEV, Highlander, Highlander HV, RAV4, RAV4 HV, RAV4 Prime, Sienna, Tacoma, Venza), $1,595 for Large SUV (Sequoia), and $1,795 for Large Truck (Tundra). (Historically, vehicle manufacturers and distributors have charged a separate fee for processing, handling and delivering vehicles to dealerships. Toyota’s charge for these services is called the “Delivery, Processing and Handling Fee” and is based on the value of the processing, handling and delivery services Toyota provides as well as Toyota’s overall pricing structure and may be subject to change at any time. Toyota may make a profit on the Delivery, Processing and Handling Fee.) Excludes taxes, license, title and available or regionally required equipment. The Delivery, Processing and Handling Fee in AL, AR, FL, GA, LA, MS, NC, OK, SC and TX will be higher. The published prices do not apply to Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Actual dealer price will vary.

**2023 projected EPA-estimated mpg rating estimates as determined by manufacturer. EPA estimates not available at time of posting. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary for many reasons, including your vehicle’s condition and how/where you drive. See www.fueleconomy.gov.

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