Cathy M.

Actually, they’re equally “American” based on their domestic parts content of 75 percent, the dollar value of their parts that are made in the U.S. and Canada. This is the domestic parts content reported by the manufacturers to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, the federal agency that compiles the information to include it on window price stickers.

2012_tundra

The Tundra is assembled in Texas, and most of its engines and transmissions are made in the U.S. (and some in Japan, the source for 15 percent of the Tundra’s content). The F-150 is assembled at plants in Michigan and Missouri, and most of its engines and all transmissions are made in the U.S. Its 5.0-liter V-8 is made in Canada.

2012_f150

The F-250, F-350 and other Super Duty models are not rated for domestic content.

Learn more

Answered by Rick Popely on February 7, 2012 in Ford , Ford F-150 , Toyota , Toyota Tundra , What Car Should I Buy? | Permalink

Search Results

Ask.cars.com Search Results for

Search

See if your question has already been asked and answered

Thank You!

Your question has been successfully submitted to Ask.cars.com. It will now be reviewed by our editors and we'll answer it soon if we think it's a useful question. You will be notified via e-mail when the answer is posted. Ask.cars.com tackles your questions about new cars and the car-buying process. Unfortunately we can't answer questions regarding:

  • Used cars.
  • Most aftermarket products.
  • Mechanical issues. You can visit our friends at Car Talk to discuss your mechanical problems.
Thanks for your interest.

Ask

Have our experts answer any of your questions about new cars.

Email us at [email protected]

Maintenance Advice
Get answers from the
Car Talk Community