The 2017 Toyota Tacoma pickup truck has a muscular stance coming as an inspiration from the original pickup produced by the Toyota Company since the year back in 1985. It’s much powerful and stronger compared to other similar trucks by Chevrolet Colorado and the GMC Canyon. It’s much stiffer and has its share from the latest technological advancements and what makes it stand out is it’s off road ability, making its driving an adventure.
The 2017 Tacoma will come in five models namely, the SR, Toyota racing development Sport (TRD Sport), TRD off road, SR5 and range topping Limited and will be in two makes, the double cabin and the access cab. It’s closely related to the 4Runner SUV, Toyota Hilux and the Toyota Tundra.
In the following 2017 Toyota Tacoma review, we detail all on the engine specs, exterior, interior, release date, and price.
2017 Toyota Tacoma Engine
It will have a very fuel efficient 2.7 liter four cylinder and an additional 3.5 liter V6 option. It will be much efficiently improved by the V6 features. It will enjoy the six speed automation that is only available to the V6 alone besides its manual configurations.
2017 Toyota Tacoma Exterior
Though the 2017 Toyota Tacoma exterior has been designed with some style ideas from the 4Runner SUV and the Tundra pickup, it’s much more powerful. Its grille is bigger in size and is either charcoal, dark grey or simply gray in color with a smoked finish and an additional chrome adding more beauty to it not forgetting the headlamps beam projector.
The truck’s signature is on the back-side with the Tacoma logo well embossed and the spoiler is well placed and not forgetting the rear wheel drive. The truck is much rigid from the strong steel of high density being added to its frame which also makes it reduce its weight and have an improved performance on off the road. It have both the front and rear mudguards to improve on efficiency.
2017 Toyota Tacoma Interior
Once inside, the feeling of being comfortable and a sense of luxury cannot pass you by. The interior of the 2017 Tacoma is much bigger, boasts a well mounted touchscreen display, and a has a more functional instrument panel. The doors offer superior quiet from the outside, and with an acoustic sound system you’ll more then enjoy being on the road. Dual climate controls will keep not only you comfortable, but anyone riding as well.
The truck not only be able to handle all types of terrains, but will give you a great ride at the same time. Toyota’s CRAWL allows great maneuverability which is great which will become a popular safety feature. One of the newest features will be built in wireless charging which will function with both Android and Apple smartphones. A standard back up camera, a blind spot monitoring system and has remote startup and keyess remote entry will also be found.
2017 Toyota Tacoma Release Date and Price
The 2017 Toyota Tacoma release date is rumored to be during the 2nd ½ of 2016. We don’t expect much to change with the launch price which is expected to start at $23,300. The new Tacoma will compare in specs and price with other similar trucks in it’s class which is something consumers are wanting to see.