A rugged and capable vehicle with legendary handling and performance, incredible versatility, impressive comfort, and safety.
Two engine choices are offered: The 2.7L four-cylinder model produces up to 159 horsepower and 180 lb-ft of torque, while the 3.5L Atkinson Cycle V6 generates 278 peak horsepower and up to 265 lb-ft of torque. 4×4 models feature on-demand four-wheel drive with an auto limited slip rear differential, two-speed transfer case, and automatic disconnecting differential, while TRD OFF-ROAD models add the ability to manually lock the rear differential when needed.
2017 Tacoma models feature an independent front suspension of double-wishbone design with stabilizer bars and Multi-leaf spring rear suspension. TRD SPORT models feature sport-tuned suspensions, while TRD OFF-ROAD models are equipped with Bilstein shock absorbers. Besides that, Tacoma comes with Multi-Terrain Select, which tailors traction control to the terrain being negotiated, and Crawl Control to help drivers tackle the most extreme off-road environments.
Towing capability ranges from 1,587 kg to an impressive 2,948 kg, depending on the model, while a factory-installed weight distribution hitch and 7-pin wiring harness on select models.
Inside, Tacoma offers an aesthetic but comfortable, roomy cabin featuring soft surfaces and ergonomic angles. And it’s loaded with an impressive list of standard features including Display Audio with Bluetooth capability, power windows and door locks, air conditioning, a 7-inch multi-information display with Entune touchscreen navigation system, 12-volt accessory outlet, cruise control, map lamps, and more. There’s even a GoPro mount fitted as standard in every model – an industry first.
2017 Toyota Tacoma boasts a beefed up body with an aerodynamic style, featuring aluminum alloy wheels, halogen headlamps, power-adjustable mirrors, rear step bumper, a double-wall composite cargo bed, removable locking tailgate, and fog lamps.
Every 2017 Tacoma is equipped with active and passive safety features, including full airbag systems (number depending on cab size), a backup camera, the Toyota Star Safety System, and more. All 4×4 models feature active front headrests with whiplash protection, while additional safety technologies available on some models include the Blind Spot Monitoring with Rear Cross Traffic Alert and more.
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