Toyota Tacoma 2001

Toyota Tacoma 2001: For the very first time in 10 years, pickup followers ultimately got a brand new Toyota Tacoma in 2014. Although the basic form and also idea continued to be, the Taco got new styling, a new engine, an updated interior and also a number of brand-new features, placing a modern spin on this popular midsize pickup.


Toyota Tacoma 2001


Mainly, the 2017 Toyota Tacoma preserves its predecessors' placing as the best midsize vehicle choice for off-roading and various other sturdy adventures. Particularly when you go with among the three TRD trim degrees, it can go locations as well as do things that the Chevrolet Colorado and GMC Canyon would certainly flush at. The Honda Ridgeline would laugh, turn around and also go residence. On the other hand, it's still less comfy, roomy and polished than those vehicles, suggesting it's less preferable as a day-to-day motorist.

Yet really, we like this deliberate, uncompromised nature. Although the Tacoma will not be for everyone due to it, it'll additionally be flawlessly matched for those that want its unique capabilities.

Just what's New for 2017?

After its redesign in 2015, the Tacoma goes into 2017 with a brand-new TRD Pro trim degree. There are likewise some small tools modifications also.

Standard Characteristic & Options

The 2017 Toyota Tacoma is offered in 5 trim levels: base-level SR, midlevel SR5, high end Minimal and also the off-road-oriented TRD Sporting activity, TRD Off-Road as well as TRD Pro trims. A lot of versions (SR, SR5 as well as the TRD designs) provide a prolonged cab (Gain access to Cab) or team cab (Double Taxicab) alternative, though the Limited is only offered in Double Taxicab guise.

The base-level SR ($ 24,300) doesn't consist of a lot, simply promoting a back-up camera, steel wheels, power devices, air conditioning, Bluetooth phone as well as sound connection, a GoPro place and also a 6-inch touchscreen interface with Toyota's Entune Audio system and a USB port. The SR likewise comes criterion with the 4-cylinder engine, though it can be updated to the V6.

Next up is the midlevel SR5 ($ 26,400), which adds keyless access, cruise control, satellite radio, enhanced exterior trim, rear tinted windows, a leather-wrapped steering wheel with phone as well as audio controls, fog lights, satellite radio, Siri Eyes Free for Apple iPhones and a smartphone app-based navigating system.

From there, chauffeurs could upgrade to the TRD Sport ($ 30,700), which flaunts keyless access with push-button beginning, an off-road suspension, Toyota's superb Crawl Control system, a digital securing back differential, LED daytime running lights, 17-in alloy wheels, a wireless phone battery charger, an auto-dimming mirror, rear auto parking sensors and a 7-in touchscreen including Toyota's Entune App Collection as well as a navigation system. Crew taxis include a power back home window. TRD Sport designs likewise come common with the V6.

Drivers looking to get back at additionally off the sidewalk could choose the TRD Off-Road ($ 31,900), which boasts off-road-oriented wheels as well as tires, even more boosted suspension, skid plates, the deletion of the front air dam for far better technique angle, a locking rear differential, an off-road-oriented traction-enhancement system (consists of different terrain-specific settings) and also a changed look.

Covering the variety is the Restricted ($ 35,900), which is just offered in team taxi (Dual Taxi) semblance. The Tacoma Limited loses some of the TRD models' off-road equipment, but adds 18-in alloy wheels, natural leather furniture, heated front seats, back car park sensors, a power sunroof, dual-zone environment control, a dead spot tracking system and also back cross-traffic alert.

The TRD Pro ($ 41,000) is team cab just and essentially includes in the TRD Off-Road special designing, updated shocks, added ground clearance as well as the Limited's more luxury-oriented bonus.

When it involves alternatives, numerous Tacoma models offer available tools that's standard on higher trim levels. For example, a lot of the Tacoma Limited's attributes are available on TRD models, many TRD features can be had on the SR5 and also lots of SR5 attributes are optional on the SR.

2016 Toyota Tacoma Testimonial

SORTS
-Track record for strength as well as durability
-Rich, thoughtful collection of off-road tools
-Improved trip and cabin quiet
-Much better mpg

DISLIKES
-Seating placement
-Tight head area
-Pricier compared to similar vehicles

2015 Toyota Tacoma Review

SORTS

-Nicely arranged controls
-Good resale worth
-Base variations are rather -inexpensive
-Still supplies a four-cylinder engine
-Dependability belongs to its road cred

DISAPPROVAL

-Very finely cushioned seats
-Ride obtains anxious, even in base variations
-Gets extremely expensive in specialized, V-6 versions
-Poor road handling

2014 Toyota Tacoma Preview

Specs
-Gas Mileage21 mpg City/25 mpg Hwy
-EngineRegular Unleaded I-4, 2.7 L.
-EPA ClassNo Information.
-Style Name2WD Regular Taxi Standard Bed I4 Manual (SE).
-DrivetrainRear Wheel Drive.
-Passenger Capacity3.
-Passenger Doors2.
-Body StyleRegular Cab Pick-up - Long Bed.
-TransmissionTransmission: 5-Speed Handbook.

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

Upgraded in 2005, the compact Tacoma pickup proceeds for 2007 with only small tweaks-- consisting of larger, revamped seats, two-toned gauge panel, as well as chrome trim. Also, the optional Lorry Stability Control (VSC) system can now be shut off by the driver. The typical 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 appear downrated compared with the '06 versions, however the differences just mirror changes in the method horse power is determined and reported.

2006 Toyota Tacoma Review

Revamped last year, the compact Tacoma pick-up continues for 2006 with only minor tweaks, which includes a recently typical tire-pressure screen. Eighteen version arrangements are readily available, based upon 3 taxicab kinds: Routine Taxicab, extended Access Cab with twin back access doors and also roll flat rear seats, as well as the four-door Dual Cab. The conventional powerplant is a 2.7-liter four-cylinder engine that utilizes Variable Shutoff Timing with knowledge (VVT-i) to produce 164 horsepower as well as 183 lb-ft of torque; it offers a selection in between a five-speed handbook and also a four-speed transmission. Likewise readily available is a 4.0-liter VVT-i V-6 that creates 245 horse power and also 282 lb-ft of torque that can be mated to a six-speed guidebook or a five-speed automated gearbox. Anti-lock brakes with Digital Brakeforce Circulation and also Brake Assist are conventional, with side-curtain airbags as well as Lorry Stability Control optional. An AccessCab configured X-Runner variation supplies a longer wheelbase, a larger track and also reduced ride height, and also comes powered by the V-6 as well as six-speed handbook. A readily available Toyota Racing Growth supercharger improves this powerplant's outcome by around 60 more steeds.

2005 Toyota Tacoma Review
No review

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 compact pickups are simple to take for approved. Proprietors appear to believe they can lug unreasonable tons and continue running without regular maintenance so they load them up like semis as well as drive them till the crankcase oil counts on taffy. Toyota suppliers seem to look upon them as an annuity, regularly selling well with marginal promotion and also zero effort. And considering that they have not altered a lot given that the intro of the current generation and also its Tacoma name in 1995, there's seldom much information for the press to get thrilled around.

For 2001 nevertheless, there's something new in Tacomaville, with updating throughout the line, and the enhancement of four-door Dual Taxi and also S-Runner road efficiency models.

Following year we'll be back neglecting the Tacoma again, no question.

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 couldn't help however consider 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 ended up waxing your vehicle - and I put three layers of wax on this moment," Biff stated with a smile, as he handed Marty McFly the keys to his four-wheel drive Toyota pickup.

Although Toyota's compact truck had not been really christened Tacoma till 1995, spiritually the Tacoma coincides as the black truck utilized in Back to the Future. Just as Marty's Toyota 4x4 looked like it was more than capable off-road, our truck, equipped with the $1,660 Toyota Racing Advancement (TRD) off-road bundle, showed up to have similar abilities.

And also with off roadway tuned suspension, black wheel arc moldings, 15-inch alloy wheels rolling on 31-inch tires as well as a locking back differential, the Tacoma we examined certainly had the devices required to deal with significant 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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