With the 2017 Toyota Tacoma, you can take on whatever life throws your way. The wondrously rugged midsize pickup is great at tackling trails, plus it can tow and haul some pretty sizable amounts. Clever features for the bed and cab maximize everyday capabilities, and an efficient powertrain means you don't have to make as many stops for gas. It's the kind of vehicle you can keep loving for years to come.
Four trim levels are available for the 2017 Toyota Tacoma: SR, TRD Sport, Limited and TRD Pro. The top trim is all-new for the 2017 model year.
Two different engines are offered for the 2017 Toyota Tacoma. The base is a 2.7-liter four-cylinder with 16 valves. It's able to produce up to 159 horsepower and 180 lb.-ft. of torque. Shoppers who want more capability can go with the 3.5-liter V-6 Atkinson-cycle engine with 24 valves and direct injection. It's rated at a potent 278 horsepower and 265 lb.-ft. of torque. A five-speed manual transmission is available, as well as a six-speed automatic. Two-wheel drive comes standard, along with an automatic limited slip differential. Four-wheel drive is available for each model, plus an automatic limited-slip differential.
Plenty of standard and available designs make the 2017 Toyota Tacoma a vehicle made for active people. A GoPro camera mount is included on the windshield, making it easy to record trail runs or any other adventure. The bed is covered with a sheet-molded composite reinforced by fibers for rugged durability. Buyers can add a 120-volt power outlet to run all kinds of equipment, such as a power tools, air compressors and more. With the clever in-bed storage compartment, you can stash essential items where they stay clean and out of the way.
TRD Pro models come with some special upgrades, such as a performance cat-back exhaust system, plus specially-tuned Fox internal bypass shocks for better control on any surface. LED foglights from Rigid Industries add better visibility, while a unique front skid plate guards against trail damage. Finally, a special front grille patterned after Toyotas of old helps set the TRD Pro apart from the rest of the lineup.
Plenty of cutting-edge safety innovations are included in the design of the 2017 Toyota Tacoma. The doors contain high-strength steel beams, something that can be critical in a side impact. An available rear sonar system helps drivers judge the distance between the bumper and obstacles, whether they're visible or not. The Star Safety System is standard on all models, bringing with it antilock brakes, vehicle stability control and traction control, among other aids.
Even though the interior of the 2017 Toyota Tacoma has been designed to endure quite a bit of abuse, it also comes with quite a few refinements. Drivers can use the optional 4.2-inch multi-informational display to see useful stats about fuel economy, vehicle level, tire pressure and more. Leather upholstery is available for some models, combining with advanced insulation technologies for an exceptionally luxurious ride. Even a moonroof can be added to the truck, introducing more light and airflow as needed.
*All vehicle mileage based on 2017 EPA mileage estimates. Use for comparison purposes only. Do not compare to models before 2008. Your actual mileage will vary, depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle.