2017 Toyota Tacoma Interior, Specs

Toyota is working upon releasing the 3rd generation of Tacoma titled as the 2017 Toyota Tacoma. New version will arrive with some prominent changes in body as well as performing potential.

There are also improvements related with technology given to the vehicle. The expectations related with 3rd generation are very high because Tacoma is included in the list of most popular pickups of the world. The design and concept of upcoming model is unique lets discuss some of the main highlights.

2017 Toyota Tacoma front view

2017 Toyota Tacoma – New Design

There will be more use of aluminum and carbon in the making of body because of this reason 2017 Toyota Tacoma will be lighter in weight equipped with better performing potential. This is also going leave a better influence upon fuel consumption of car. From the outlook a great level of similarity is evident between the 3rd and previous generation with some minor changes like the wheelbase has been enhanced. The car will be offered in three body sizes that are as follows

  • Access Cab
  • Double Cab
  • Double Cab long bed

The platform used by 2017 Toyota Tacoma is Kaizen platform, which has the potential of providing this vehicle increased length in wheelbase. As the wheelbase is going to be extended so this will naturally provide more space in cabin. There is also addition of a newer bend frame for preventing 2017 Toyota Tacoma from breaking when high torque is involved. The vehicle is also known for providing some standardized features such like the following

  • Sensors
  • Camera
  • Navigation
  • Auto Climatic Control
  • Newer Infotainment System
  • Push Start button
  • Blind Spot Monitoring
  • Qi wireless charging

2017 Toyota Tacoma interior

2017 Toyota Tacoma – Engine options:

As far as the engine of new Toyota Tacoma is concerned two forms of engine will be offered. However, rumors are also circulating that Toyota also has plans for providing diesel as well as hybrid engines for the 3rd generation. First engine will be 4.6 l, V6 along with four-cylinder engine. Second one is known as 5.7 l, V6 engine. The car will be using 6, speed automated transmission gear box for providing a boost to overall performance. The aim of Toyota is to put this vehicle upon Stop start technologies so the engine will actually be operating under direct fuel injection along with independent suspension.

Fuel economy:

The fuel economy is expected to be better than 19/23/21 mpg city/highway/combined.

Safety and competition:

Prominent features associated with safety of 2017 Toyota Tacoma are being mentioned below so that our readers can get a better idea related with this concept.

The vehicle will compete against Chevy Colorado & the GMC Canyon.

2017 Toyota Tacoma rear view

2017 Toyota Tacoma – Price and Availability

The new Toyota Tacoma car will be released by the end of year 2016 or towards the start of 2017. Keeping in consideration the features that will be included the car will cost approximately $30,000.