The new 2017 Toyota Tacoma TRD Pro will maybe come with a look of the previous model, but believe it or not it will contain new elements and details. Especially when it comes to a front part, it will be refreshed, and also the newly designed alloy wheels, will certianly sealed the whole look. For this mighty beast, the companys prognoses are highly positive and hope for a bigger popularity than in the past. The expectations are really high, as it got already some critics about it’s oldy traditional look, and about no significant changes for years. But let’s see what is actually happening.
Exterior and Interior
The companys intention was to prepare this vehicle especially on off road challenges, and with that to make even stronger abilites to meet the difficulties. Maybe because of this they didn’t focus on exterior noveltys especially. Some of the new elements are the black fenders flares, LED fog lights, LED daylight running lights, body-colored grile border, color-keyed back bumper , black tail lamp bezels etc. The new Toyota Tacoma TRD color pallet is not so many-sided, actually it is limited on three color option as the Super White, Barcelona Red Metallic and Cement.
The interior is an updated refreshed version with a new upholstery, dashboard, and doors panel. The new models are coming with a leather upholstery, a 6.1-inch touch screen display, navigation system etc. Also the cabin is equipped with a leather seating with heated front seats, entune premium acoustic system with App Suite and navigation, TRD ground mats and shift knob etc. Safety systems are upgraded as well, elaborated in details. A lot of functions remaind from the previous model.
2017 Toyota Tacoma TRD Pro Engine and Performance
The 2017 Toyota Tacoma TRD will be available as a Double Cab Off-Road 4×4 version. It’s going to have a 3.5-liter V6 turbocahreged engine, what will be able to produce 278 hp and a 265 pound-feet of torgue. It can come with a 6-speed transmission.
Release Date and Price
By some rumors the release date should be in February this year on the Chicago Auto Show 2016, or the other option is the last part of the 2016 year. The price should be around $37,000. Since there were no major changes, and a lot of optional costumers considered it as already as a boring type, we are really curious, what kind of attention will attrack, and how it will go through the market.