Why Tacoma is the Best Pickup Truck for You?

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Why Tacoma is the Best Pickup Truck for You

The Toyota Tacoma was introduced to the automotive market in January 1995. Since its debut, it has garnered a large fan base that appreciates the truck for its affordable price and numerous capabilities. In 1998 the Tacoma was offered with the first off-road package developed by Toyota Racing Development (TRD) The Tacoma has undergone a number of changes since its initial 1995 introduction and is now in its third generation of models.


The Toyota Tacoma has always been home to a number of powerful and reliable engine layouts. The 2019 Toyota Tacoma is sold with six different trim options and two engine layouts. The base 2.7-liter engine produces 159 horsepower and 180 pound-feet of torque while achieving 20 miles per gallon in the city and 23 miles per gallon on the highway. The larger of the two engine options is a 3.5-liter V6 engine that produces 278 horsepower and 265 pound-feet of torque.

While many modern pickup trucks are only offered with automatic transmissions, the Tacoma is still offered with both an automatic transmission and a manual transmission. There are six-speed automatic and six-speed manual transmissions available for the latest 2019 Toyota Tacoma.


The Toyota Tacoma has a long-established reputation for being an affordable pickup truck. The Tacoma is capable of meeting the needs of drivers in the market for a large pickup truck while still competing with trucks in the mid-size pickup truck category. There are a variety of efficient engine layouts that are offered for the Toyota Tacoma, allowing customers to determine how much performance they want while keeping fuel economy in the balance.

Every trim of the Toyota Tacoma is offered with Toyota Safety Sense-P technology, allowing drivers to remain safe no matter which trim level they choose. Specialized trims devoted to off-road driving allow drivers to pay slightly more than the base trim Tacoma in order to obtain off-road capability. Compared to many more expensive truck models the Toyota Tacoma features competitive interior quality as well.

The Toyota Tacoma is a great vehicle with many capabilities to offer its driver. With the new 2020 Toyota Tacoma just about to reach dealerships, drivers will want to learn as much as they can before making a purchase decision. Contact us if you would like to learn more about what the Toyota Tacoma can do for you. If you would like to experience the Toyota Tacoma for yourself or would like to schedule a test drive feel free to visit us so that one of our knowledgeable staff members can help you.

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