2002 toyota Tacoma

2002 Toyota Tacoma: For the very first time in 10 years, pickup followers ultimately obtained an all-new Toyota Tacoma in 2015. Although the basic form and also principle stayed, the Taco obtained brand-new styling, a new engine, an upgraded inside and also several new attributes, placing a modern-day spin on this popular midsize pickup.


2002 Toyota Tacoma


Mostly, the 2017 Toyota Tacoma preserves its precursors' positioning as the best midsize truck selection for off-roading and other rugged experiences. Specifically when you choose among the three TRD trim levels, it can go places as well as do points that the Chevrolet Colorado as well as GMC Canyon would certainly blush at. The Honda Ridgeline would certainly laugh, turn around and go residence. On the other hand, it's still much less comfy, spacious and also polished than those vehicles, suggesting it's much less desirable as an everyday chauffeur.

But really, we like this deliberate, uncompromised nature. Although the Tacoma won't be for everyone as a result of it, it'll likewise be flawlessly suited for those that prefer its unique capabilities.

What's New for 2017?

After its redesign in 2014, the Tacoma enters 2017 with a brand-new TRD Pro trim level. There are likewise some minor equipment adjustments as well.

Requirement Quality & Options

The 2017 Toyota Tacoma is supplied in five trim degrees: base-level SR, midlevel SR5, high end Restricted as well as the off-road-oriented TRD Sport, TRD Off-Road as well as TRD Pro trims. Many models (SR, SR5 and also the TRD designs) supply a prolonged taxicab (Accessibility Cab) or crew taxicab (Dual Cab) alternative, though the Limited is only offered in Double Taxicab semblance.

The base-level SR ($ 24,300) doesn't consist of a lot, just proclaiming a backup electronic camera, steel wheels, power devices, a/c, Bluetooth phone and also sound connectivity, a GoPro place as well as a 6-inch touchscreen interface with Toyota's Entune Stereo as well as a USB port. The SR likewise comes standard with the 4-cylinder engine, though it can be upgraded to the V6.

Next up is the midlevel SR5 ($ 26,400), which includes keyless entry, cruise ship control, satellite radio, boosted outside trim, rear colored windows, a leather-wrapped wheel with phone and audio controls, haze lights, satellite radio, Siri Eyes Free for Apple iPhones and also a mobile phone app-based navigating system.

From there, motorists could update to the TRD Sport ($ 30,700), which boasts keyless access with push-button beginning, an off-road suspension, Toyota's superb Crawl Control system, a digital locking rear differential, LED daytime running lights, 17-in alloy wheels, a wireless phone charger, an auto-dimming mirror, rear car park sensors as well as a 7-in touchscreen consisting of Toyota's Entune Application Suite and also a navigating system. Crew cabs consist of a power rear window. TRD Sport designs additionally come conventional with the V6.

Chauffeurs aiming to get back at additionally off the pavement can choose the TRD Off-Road ($ 31,900), which flaunts off-road-oriented wheels and tires, additionally boosted suspension, skid plates, the removal of the front air dam for far better technique angle, a locking rear differential, an off-road-oriented traction-enhancement system (includes different terrain-specific setups) and also a revised look.

Topping the array is the Minimal ($ 35,900), which is just offered in crew taxicab (Dual Taxi) semblance. The Tacoma Limited sheds a few of the TRD models' off-road equipment, yet adds 18-in alloy wheels, natural leather furniture, heated pole positions, back auto parking sensing units, a power sunroof, dual-zone environment control, a blind spot monitoring system and also rear cross-traffic alert.

The TRD Pro ($ 41,000) is crew cab just and essentially contributes to the TRD Off-Road special designing, upgraded shocks, added ground clearance and also the Limited's more luxury-oriented bonus.

When it comes to options, lots of Tacoma designs provide available tools that's typical on greater trim degrees. For example, a lot of the Tacoma Limited's attributes are readily available on TRD designs, many TRD features can be carried the SR5 as well as lots of SR5 functions are optional on the SR.

2016 Toyota Tacoma Testimonial

LIKES
-Track record for strength and also longevity
-Rich, thoughtful set of off-road devices
-Boosted flight as well as cabin quiet
-Much better mpg

DISAPPROVAL
-Seating setting
-Limited head area
-More expensive than equivalent vehicles

2015 Toyota Tacoma Testimonial

LIKES

-Neatly organized controls
-Good resale value
-Base variations are fairly -cost effective
-Still uses a four-cylinder engine
-Integrity belongs to its street cred

DISLIKES

-Thinly padded seats
-Flight gets jittery, even in base versions
-Gets really pricey in specialty, V-6 versions
-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.
-Design Name2WD Regular Taxicab Standard Bed I4 Handbook (SE).
-DrivetrainRear Wheel Drive.
-Guest Capacity3.
-Guest Doors2.
-Body StyleRegular Taxi Pickup - Long Bed.
-TransmissionTransmission: 5-Speed Manual.

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. Also, the optional Car Stability Control (VSC) system could now be switched off by the motorist. The typical 2.7-liter four-cylinder engine generates 159 horse power while the optional 4.0-liter V-6 is available in at 236 horsepower. Both engines show up downrated compared with the '06 variations, however the differences only mirror changes in the means horsepower is measured and reported.

2006 Toyota Tacoma Review

Redesigned in 2015, the small Tacoma pick-up continues for 2006 with only minor tweaks, that includes a recently conventional tire-pressure monitor. Eighteen design arrangements are available, based upon 3 taxi kinds: Regular Taxicab, extended Gain access to Cab with dual rear accessibility doors and roll flat rear seats, and also the four-door Double Taxicab. The standard powerplant is a 2.7-liter four-cylinder engine that makes use of Variable Valve Timing with intelligence (VVT-i) to create 164 horsepower as well as 183 lb-ft of torque; it uses a selection between a five-speed manual and a four-speed automatic transmission. Likewise offered is a 4.0-liter VVT-i V-6 that generates 245 horsepower as well as 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 Circulation and also Brake Assist are basic, with side-curtain airbags as well as Lorry Security Control optional. An AccessCab set up X-Runner variation offers a longer wheelbase, a wider track and also reduced trip elevation, and comes powered by the V-6 and also six-speed handbook. A readily available Toyota Competing Development supercharger improves this powerplant's result by about 60 more horses.

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 pick-ups are very easy to consider given. Owners seem to assume they could bring silly lots and also continue running without regular upkeep so they pack them up like semis as well as drive them until the crankcase oil counts on taffy. Toyota dealerships appear to look upon them as an annuity, on a regular basis marketing well with very little promo and also zero effort. And given that they have not changed much given that the introduction of the current generation and also its Tacoma name in 1995, there's rarely much information for the press to get thrilled around.

For 2001 nevertheless, there's something new in Tacomaville, with upgrading throughout the line, and the enhancement of four-door Dual Taxi as well as S-Runner road performance versions.

Next 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 about a scene from the end of the 1980s flick classic, Back to the Future when we were driving the 1999 Toyota Tacoma 4x4. "Marty, I ended up waxing your vehicle - and also I put 3 coats of wax on this time," Biff stated with a smile, as he handed Marty McFly the keys to his 4x4 Toyota pickup.

Although Toyota's compact vehicle wasn't in fact christened Tacoma up until 1995, mentally the Tacoma is the same as the black vehicle made use of in Back to the Future. Equally as Marty's Toyota 4x4 looked like it was more than capable off-road, our truck, furnished with the $1,660 Toyota Competing Development (TRD) off-road plan, appeared to have similar capacities.

As well as with off roadway tuned suspension, black wheel arc moldings, 15-inch alloy wheels rolling on 31-inch tires and a securing rear differential, the Tacoma we checked absolutely had the tools required to deal with serious off-road scenarios.

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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