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Toyota Tacoma

Price $29,660 – $45,735
Fuel consumption 10.1 – 13.8 L/100km
The Car Guide rating 72%(view ratings)
The Tacoma gains a TRD Pro version this year. This midsize pickup is equipped with a standard 159-horsepower, 2.7-litre four-cylinder, but most versions feature a 278-hosrpower, 3.5-litre V6 that delivers 265 lb.-ft. of torque and guarantees a 6500-pound (2948-kg) towing capacity. Offered in rear-wheel drive or 4x4 versions, in Access Cab or Double Cab configuration, the Tacoma comes standard with a six-speed automatic transmission.

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First DrivesToyota TRD Pro: Here to Stay
FRENCH RIVER, Ontario – In 2016, Toyota launched a new off-road series called TRD Pro, developed to meet rapidly growing consumer demand for off-road vehicles following the launch of the Ford F-150 Raptor. The TRD Pro series impacted mainly the Tacoma and Tundra pickups as well as the 4Runner midsize …
Test Drives2018 Toyota Tacoma TRD Sport V6: Officially a Legend
It’s fascinating what the appearance in a cult movie about time travelling will do to a vehicle. That and the best reliability rating on the planet also helps. Ask anyone looking for a second-hand Toyota truck or head onto Kijiji and look for one yourself, you’ll quickly realize that they’re …
Test Drives2017 Toyota Tacoma TRD PRO: Where do You Want to Go Today?
If we love to live outdoors and aren’t afraid of getting a few mosquito bites as we explore the unbeaten path, we definitely could use an off-road vehicle. The Jeep Wrangler could be the most obvious choice, but Toyota does have a history of producing robust all-terrain trucks such as …
Spotlight onWe’re About to get Dirty with Toyota’s TRD Pro Series Trucks!
Toyota’s reputation in the off-road vehicle segment is obviously strong. We can simply think of the legendary Land Cruiser, the indestructible Hilux pickup or the unique FJ Cruiser, as the Japanese manufacturer proved a long time ago that it can boldly trek off the beaten path. Today, we’re about to …
Blog2016 Toyota Tacoma: A True Off-Roader
With the launch of the 2016 Tacoma, Toyota Canada had the firm intention of convincing us of the newly styled compact pickup’s all-terrain capabilities. Not only did they update the exterior, reinforce the chassis, redesign the interior and improve the soundproofing in the cabin, they also enhanced the vehicle’s off-road …
First Drives2016 Toyota Tacoma: More Sophisticated And Sturdier Than Ever
Last fall, when General Motors unveiled its new pickup twins, the Chevrolet Colorado and GMC Canyon, word at the launch was that the timing was opportunistic since the competition was relatively weak. While Nissan has yet to respond to the newcomers, Toyota has just improved its bid with a completely …

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NewsToyota is Planning a Shared Platform for its Next Trucks
Toyota seems to have a pretty good thing going with its new TNGA (Toyota New Global Architecture) modular platform. From sedans like the Corolla and Camry to SUVs like the RAV4 , the company’s latest products are greatly benefiting from it, especially in terms of driving dynamics, safety and efficiency.
Chicago2020 Toyota Tacoma Introduced at the Chicago Auto Show
The Japanese automaker unveiled the 2020 Toyota Tacoma in Chicago, and although it states the midsize pickup truck received “changes across the board,” it will take a keen eye to spot a 2020 model from previous model years. Changes to the Tacoma are in fact more than skin deep, although …
ChicagoThe Redesigned 2020 Toyota Tacoma will be Unveiled in Chicago
The Tacoma pickup truck will be redesigned and improved for the 2020 model year, and it scheduled for a world reveal on February 7 at the upcoming Chicago Auto Show. The current generation of the Tacoma arrived on the market for the 2016 model year, but despite the numerous changes, …
Chicago2019 Toyota Tacoma TRD Pro Unveiled at the Chicago Auto Show
Toyota’s TRD Pro truck lineup, which includes the Toyota Tacoma TRD Pro, the Toyota Tundra TRD Pro and the Toyota 4Runner TRD Pro, is getting an overhaul, and the newest editions were presented at this year’s Chicago Auto Show. The 2019 Toyota Tacoma TRD Pro is the most off-road capable …
NewsToyota Tacoma TRD Pro returning for 2017 model year
The TRD Pro package will be available on the Toyota Tacoma for 2017, the second model year for the redesigned midsize pickup. Completely overhauled for 2016, the Tacoma was already plenty capable in TRD Off-Road guise thanks in large part to its optional crawl control function that can dig the …
MontrealAJAC announces Best New Technologies for 2016
At the press day of the Montreal Auto Show today, the Automobile Journalists Association of Canada announced the Best New Technologies of this year, in addition to unveiling the three finalists for the 2016 Canadian Car of the Year and 2016 Canadian Utility/Truck of the Year awards. The Best New …
NewsMarty McFly's dream truck lives on with 2016 Toyota Tacoma
'Back to the Future' may have been first released 30 years ago, but Toyota is celebrating "the future" with a modern-day recreation of Marty McFly's dream truck from the movie. Based on a 2016 Toyota Tacoma, the re-imagined dream truck features a host of add-ons, including: Custom 1985 Toyota exterior …

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Review: 2017 Toyota Tacoma TRD Pro
Toyota Racing Development better known as TRD, and Howard takes the newest version off-road, where it loves to be. For more stories about the Toyota Tacoma, hit the link -http://www.guideautoweb.com/en/makes/toyota/tacoma/?ref=search-box (This segment originally aired on Motoring TV 2017 Episode #10) …
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Review: 2016 Toyota Tacoma
While the aluminum-bodied Ford F-150 may have been the pickup truck tale of 2015, for Motoring TV, at least, GM's return to the midsize segment was the bigger story. With the Chevrolet Colorado and GMC Canyon back in action for 2015, segment leader Toyota knew it was high time something …
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2016 Toyota Tacoma crawl control feature explained
Sick of burying your truck up to its axles and not being able to get it unstuck? The 2016 Toyota Tacoma should help, with a new crawl control function that uses wheel sensors to get out on less-than-desirable situations. But don't take it from us. We caught up with Toyota …