Toyota Tacoma 2004

Toyota Tacoma 2004: For the first time in One Decade, pick-up fans lastly obtained an all-new Toyota Tacoma in 2015. Although the general shape as well as principle remained, the Taco got brand-new designing, a brand-new engine, an updated interior as well as several new features, placing a modern-day spin on this popular midsize pick-up.


Toyota Tacoma 2004


Mostly, the 2017 Toyota Tacoma preserves its precursors' placing as the best midsize truck option for off-roading as well as other tough journeys. Especially when you select among the three TRD trim degrees, it could go areas and do points that the Chevrolet Colorado and GMC Canyon would flush at. The Honda Ridgeline would certainly laugh, reverse as well as go home. On the other hand, it's still less comfortable, sizable as well as refined than those vehicles, meaning it's less preferable as an everyday chauffeur.

But really, we like this deliberate, uncompromised nature. Although the Tacoma won't be for everybody because of it, it'll additionally be perfectly suited for those that desire its one-of-a-kind capacities.

Just what's New for 2017?

After its redesign in 2014, the Tacoma gets in 2017 with a brand-new TRD Pro trim degree. There are also some minor tools changes also.

Standard Features & Options

The 2017 Toyota Tacoma is supplied in five trim levels: base-level SR, midlevel SR5, high end Minimal as well as the off-road-oriented TRD Sporting activity, TRD Off-Road and TRD Pro trims. The majority of versions (SR, SR5 as well as the TRD versions) use an extensive cab (Access Taxi) or crew cab (Dual Taxi) variant, though the Limited is just offered in Dual Taxicab guise.

The base-level SR ($ 24,300) doesn't include much, merely promoting a backup cam, steel wheels, power accessories, a/c, Bluetooth phone and also audio connection, a GoPro place as well as a 6-inch touchscreen user interface with Toyota's Entune Stereo and also a USB port. The SR additionally comes standard with the 4-cylinder engine, though it can be upgraded to the V6.

Successive is the midlevel SR5 ($ 26,400), which adds keyless access, cruise ship control, satellite radio, boosted outside trim, back tinted home windows, a leather-wrapped steering wheel with phone and also audio controls, fog lights, satellite radio, Siri Eyes Free for Apple iPhones and also a mobile phone app-based navigating system.

From there, drivers could update to the TRD Sporting Activity ($ 30,700), which boasts keyless access with push-button starting, an off-road suspension, Toyota's exceptional Crawl Control system, a digital locking rear differential, LED daytime running lights, 17-in alloy wheels, a cordless phone charger, an auto-dimming mirror, rear car parking sensing units and also a 7-in touchscreen consisting of Toyota's Entune App Suite as well as a navigating system. Crew cabs include a power rear window. TRD Sport models also come basic with the V6.

Chauffeurs wanting to get even better off the sidewalk can select the TRD Off-Road ($ 31,900), which boasts off-road-oriented wheels and tires, even more improved suspension, skid plates, the removal of the front air dam for better method angle, a securing rear differential, an off-road-oriented traction-enhancement system (consists of various terrain-specific setups) as well as a changed appearance.

Covering the range is the Limited ($ 35,900), which is just provided in staff cab (Double Taxi) semblance. The Tacoma Limited loses a few of the TRD designs' off-road tools, but adds 18-in alloy wheels, leather furniture, heated front seats, rear vehicle parking sensors, a power sunroof, dual-zone climate control, a dead spot surveillance system as well as rear cross-traffic alert.

The TRD Pro ($ 41,000) is staff taxi only and also basically includes in the TRD Off-Road unique designing, upgraded shocks, added ground clearance and also the Limited's more luxury-oriented extras.

When it concerns choices, numerous Tacoma models supply offered equipment that's common on greater trim degrees. For instance, a lot of the Tacoma Limited's attributes are available on TRD models, numerous TRD features can be had on the SR5 and lots of SR5 attributes are optional on the SR.

2016 Toyota Tacoma Review

LIKES
-Credibility for durability as well as longevity
-Rich, thoughtful set of off-road devices
-Boosted trip as well as cabin quiet
-Better mpg

DISAPPROVAL
-Seatsing position
-Tight head area
-More expensive compared to comparable vehicles

2015 Toyota Tacoma Evaluation

LIKES

-Neatly arranged controls
-Excellent resale value
-Base variations are quite -affordable
-Still supplies a four-cylinder engine
-Integrity becomes part of its street cred

DISAPPROVAL

-Thinly padded seats
-Flight obtains anxious, even in base variations
-Gets very expensive in specialized, V-6 variations
-Poor street handling

2014 Toyota Tacoma Preview

Specifications
-Gas Mileage21 mpg City/25 mpg Hwy
-EngineRegular Unleaded I-4, 2.7 L.
-EPA ClassNo Information.
-Style Name2WD Routine Taxi Standard Bed I4 Manual (SE).
-DrivetrainRear Wheel Drive.
-Traveler Capacity3.
-Guest Doors2.
-Body StyleRegular Taxicab Pick-up - Long Bed.
-TransmissionTransmission: 5-Speed Guidebook.

2013 Toyota Tacoma Review

LIKES

-Base versions are quite affordable
-Still offers a four-cylinder engine
-Neatly organized controls
-Good resale value
-Reliability is part of its street cred

DISLIKES

-Ride gets jittery, even in base versions
-Seats are thinly padded
-Street handling is poor
-Gets very expensive in specialty, V-6 versions

2012 Toyota Tacoma Review

LIKES

-Affordability
-Fuel-efficient four
-Simple, straightforward controls
-Strong resale value
-Reputation for toughness and reliability

DISLIKES

-Choppy, jittery ride
-Uncomfortable seats
-Not very maneuverable
-V-6 models are pricey
-Bluetooth not widely available

2011 Toyota Tacoma Review

LIKES
-Low base price
-Fuel-efficient four-cylinder
-Simple, straightforward instrument panel
-Reputation for toughness and reliability
-Strong resale value

DISLIKES

-Hard, bouncy ride
-Uncomfortable seats
-Not very maneuverable
-V-6 models are pricey
-Bluetooth not widely available

2010 Toyota Tacoma Review

LIKES

-Affordable, fuel-efficient base four-cylinder
-Simple, straightforward instrument panel
-Reputation for toughness and reliability
-Strong resale value

DISLIKES

-Hard, bouncy ride
-Uncomfortable seats
-Not very maneuverable
-V-6 models are pricey

2009 Toyota Tacoma Review

LIKES

-Reputation for toughness and reliability
-Uncomplicated instrument panel
-Fuel-efficient four-cylinder model

DISLIKES
-V-6 models are expensive
-Missing some safety features
-Uncomfortable seats
-Not much more maneuverable than a full-size
-Harder, less settled ride than rivals

2008 Toyota Tacoma Review

LIKES

-Fuel-efficient four-cylinder model
-Simple instrument panel
-Reputation for reliability and durability

DISLIKES

-Not much more maneuverable than a full-size
-Harder, less settled ride than rivals
-Seats lack support
-Lacks safety features
-V-6 models can get very pricey

2007 Toyota Tacoma Review

Redesigned in 2005, the small Tacoma pick-up continues for 2007 with only small tweaks-- consisting of larger, redesigned seats, two-toned gauge panel, as well as chrome trim. Additionally, the optional Vehicle Security Control (VSC) system could currently be turned off by the driver. The standard 2.7-liter four-cylinder engine produces 159 horse power while the optional 4.0-liter V-6 comes in at 236 horse power. Both engines show up downrated compared with the '06 variations, however the distinctions just reflect changes in the way horse power is gauged as well as reported.

2006 Toyota Tacoma Review

Redesigned last year, the small Tacoma pickup continues for 2006 with only small tweaks, that includes a recently standard tire-pressure display. Eighteen version setups are available, based upon 3 cab types: Routine Taxi, expanded Accessibility Taxicab with dual rear access doors as well as tumble level rear seats, as well as the four-door Double Cab. The basic powerplant is a 2.7-liter four-cylinder engine that utilizes Variable Shutoff Timing with knowledge (VVT-i) to create 164 horse power as well as 183 lb-ft of torque; it supplies an option in between a five-speed manual as well as a four-speed transmission. Likewise readily available is a 4.0-liter VVT-i V-6 that generates 245 horsepower and 282 lb-ft of torque that can be mated to a six-speed guidebook or a five-speed automatic gearbox. Anti-lock brakes with Digital Brakeforce Distribution and also Brake Assist are typical, with side-curtain air bags as well as Car Stability Control optional. An AccessCab configured X-Runner version uses a longer wheelbase, a larger track as well as reduced ride height, and comes powered by the V-6 and also six-speed manual. An available Toyota Competing Development supercharger enhances this powerplant's outcome by about 60 more equines.

2005 Toyota Tacoma Review
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2004 Toyota Tacoma Preview

Specs
-Gas Mileage: 22 mpg City/27 mpg Hwy
-Engine: Gas I4, 2.4L
-EPA ClassNo Data
-Style Name: 2WD Regular Cab I4 Manual (GS)
-Drivetrain: Rear Wheel Drive
-Passenger Capacity: 3
-Passenger Doors: 2
-Body Style: Regular Cab Pickup - Short Bed
-Transmission5-speed manual transmission w/OD

2003 Toyota Tacoma Preview

Specs
-Gas Mileage: 22 mpg City/27 mpg Hwy
-Engine: Gas I4, 2.4L
-EPA Class: No Data
-Style Name: 2WD Regular Cab I4 Manual (GS)
-Drivetrain: Rear Wheel Drive
-Passenger Capacity: 3
-Passenger Doors: 2
-Body Style: Regular Cab Pickup - Short Bed
-Transmission: 5-speed manual transmission w/OD

2002 Toyota Tacoma Preview

Specs

-Gas Mileage: 22 mpg City/27 mpg Hwy
-Engine: Gas I4, 2.4L
-EPA Class: No Data
-Style Name: 2WD Regular Cab I4 Manual (GS)
-Drivetrain: Rear Wheel Drive
-Passenger Capacity: 3
-Passenger Doors: 2
-Body Style: Regular Cab Pickup - Short Bed
-Transmission: 5-speed manual transmission w/OD

2001 Toyota Tacoma Review

Toyota's portable pickups are easy to take for given. Proprietors seem to assume they can lug silly tons and also continue running without regular upkeep so they load them up like semis and drive them up until the crankcase oil resorts to taffy. Toyota suppliers appear to look upon them as an annuity, consistently selling well with minimal promotion as well as zero initiative. As well as given that they have not changed much considering that the introduction of the most up to date generation and its Tacoma name in 1995, there's rarely much news for journalism to obtain thrilled about.

For 2001 however, there's something new in Tacomaville, with updating throughout the line, as well as the addition of four-door Double Taxi and also S-Runner street efficiency versions.

Following year we'll be back disregarding the Tacoma once more, no doubt.

2000 Toyota Tacoma Preview

Specs:

-Gas Mileage: 22 mpg City/26 mpg Hwy
-Engine: Gas I4, 2.4L
-EPA Class: No Data
-Style Name: 2WD Regular Cab I4 Manual
-Drivetrain: Rear Wheel Drive
-Passenger Capacity: 3
-Passenger Doors: 2
-Body Style: Regular Cab Pickup - Standard Bed
-Transmission: 5-speed manual transmission w/OD

1999 Toyota Tacoma Review

We could not help but think of a scene from the end of the 1980s movie classic, Back to the Future when we were driving the 1999 Toyota Tacoma 4x4. "Marty, I finished waxing your vehicle - and I placed three coats of wax on this time around," Biff said with a smile, as he handed Marty McFly the tricks to his four-wheel drive Toyota pick-up.

Although Toyota's portable truck had not been actually christened Tacoma up until 1995, spiritually the Tacoma is the same as the black vehicle made use of in Back to the Future. Equally as Marty's Toyota 4x4 resembled it was greater than capable off-road, our vehicle, outfitted with the $1,660 Toyota Racing Advancement (TRD) off-road plan, appeared to have comparable abilities.

And with off roadway tuned suspension, black wheel arch moldings, 15-inch alloy wheels rolling on 31-inch tires as well as a locking back differential, the Tacoma we checked absolutely had the equipment required to deal with major off-road circumstances.

1998 Toyota Tacoma Preview

Specs
Gas Mileage: 22 mpg City/27 mpg Hwy
Engine: Gas I4, 2.4L
EPA Class: No Data
Style Name: 2WD Regular Cab I4 Manual
Drivetrain: Rear Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity: 3
Passenger Doors: 2
Body Style: Regular Cab Pickup - Long Bed
Transmission: 5-speed manual transmission w/OD

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