Toyota Tacoma Changes, TRD Pro, Price

The 2018 Toyota Tacoma will come in five trim levels: TRD Off Road, Sports TRD, SR, SR5, and Limited which will be the top trim. In 1995 Tacoma debuted as a compact pickup truck. It has evolved over time into a mid-size pickup truck that comes in three different body styles: 4-Dooor crew cab, 2-door regular cab, 2-door extended cab. It was first being assembled in California before the production was moved to Texas and Mexico.

Tacoma is one of the top selling Toyota vehicles. According to Motor Trend, it was 2005’s Truck of the Year. The all new Tacoma was launched in 2015. It has grown to be a favorite for those into rugged but comfortable mid-sized trucks.

2018 Toyota Tacoma front

2018 Toyota Tacoma – Design

The Truck’s features won’t vary much from the predecessor. The 2018 model will come with the hexagonal grille which was first used in the 4runner. The LED lights will be slightly modified giving the driver better visibility in poor visibility conditions. A New high-strength frame will be used and this may decrease overall weight. This can possibly lead to better fuel consumption, power, and endurance.

The interior of the 2018 Toyota Tacoma will feature high-quality materials for the upholstery and the dashboard, the emphasis will be on safety and comfort. However you shouldn’t expect the finest leather, soft plastics will be used for the dashboard and possibly cloth for other surfaces. The seats will be redesigned for comfort and the mats will be waterproof. It’s given that it will be equipped with air conditioning and of course, it will come along with a 4 speaker sound system and the standard connectivity features: Bluetooth hatedUSB. If you love the finer things inside your car you can pay a little more for things like satellite navigation, real leather seats, and automatic climate control.

2018 Toyota Tacoma – Engine Options

The new Toyota will offer two engine options, you can choose between the 2.7-liter inline-four, with 6-automatic or 5-speed manual transmission which will produce about 160 hp and the 3.5-liter V6 engine stronger version which will have a D-4S system. The engine will produce about 287 hp. If you are concerned about power, you can opt between the 2 transmissions, 6-speed manual or automatic.


The 2018 Toyota Tacoma is rivaled by the GMC Canyon, the Nissan Frontier, and the Chevy Colorado. The 2015 Toyota Tacoma Total sells were 179,561 units. The units sold were larger than the total sales of the three rivals combined. The Toyota Tacoma holds the most market share in the mid-size pickup segment with a more than 50% market share.

2018 Toyota Tacoma – Price, Trims, and Release Date

New Toyota Tacoma 2018 will most likely hit the market in late 2017. The price varies from trim to trim and it will be influenced by the equipment that your order. You will have the option of choosing the 2018 Tacoma with MSRP of $35,105 or the 2018 Toyota Tacoma SR with MSRP of $23,660. There will be other models like the TRD Pro, TRD Sport, and the TDR Off- Road. The price will primarily depend on the performance and the equipment you want.

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