Maybe the name Tacoma do not tell this side of the Atlantic much, but US is the king of the pick-up medium-sized, he Top sellers in the last 10 years. And part, incidentally, a category that has reported more than 7 million units sold to the Japanese manufacturer since 1964. Aware of the importance and model and seeking its revitalization, Toyota has used the Detroit show to unveil a new third generation with definitely looking closer to the demands of new and younger American customer.
The new Toyota Tacoma born and to be more powerful and efficient than ever. In its development they have been included now new high strength steels to increase its rigidity and new hot stamping process which has also reduced its weight. The suspension has been revised turn to adjust accordingly and provide a more comfortable and refined moron without losing its strength, while They have added more insulation and a new acoustic windshield to also reduce its loudness on.
Mechanically, the new Toyota Tacoma happens to be powered by an engine 4 cylinder 2.7 liters, well for all-new 3.5 V6 Atkinson cycle with direct injection D-4S brand. Both engines, gasoline, combined with a 6-speed automatic transmission, although the V6 can also be ordered with a new manual 6-speed change also.
The new Toyota Tacoma is available in 4x2 and 4x4, and up to 5 different finishes each with its own personality: Work-ready SR, Iconic SR5, Limited and the more adventurous Athletic TRD Sport and TRD Off Road. The system Multi-Terrain Select which allows the driver to choose between different modes of use to travel through rocks, mud or sand, rear differential lock, the system Crawl Control (A kind of slow cruise control field that already equips the Land Cruiser) or serial always a GoPro camera located next to the mirror inside to record the adventures, they will be part of more targeted equipment to circulate out of asphalt.
As for design, the new Toyota Tacoma sports a new hexagonal grille taken from his superior brother Tundra, new wheel designs ranging from 16 to18 inches, new lights LED daytime or a new tailgate with integrated to improve aerodynamic spoiler. Among the new equipment also highlights a new rigid cover to hide the box, smart key, leather seating, sunroof, bizone, central control touch screen or blind.