The 2018 Toyota Tacoma always presents one of the most expected pickup trucks on the US car market. We expect that the next generation the new version of the Tacoma pickup series will be presented at the NAIAS – Detroit Auto Show. This truck has been around in one or other form for over 20 years. The newest version will ensure that the lineup will last for a long time to come. In 1995, the first generation of this vehicle was introduced. The amazing structure of the pickup series is the reason for its popularity. The redesigned version of the Toyota Tacoma will come with great features and specs, along with more space to comfortably fit occupants. The new Toyota Tacoma 2018 will have main rivals in Chevy Colorado, GMC Canyon, Nissan Frontier and Ford F150.
2018 Toyota Tacoma
The exterior of the 2018 Toyota Tacoma is expected to resemble same types of vehicles from Tundra. The front section will come with prominent LED headlights that would be a little redesigned, and some type of traditional hexagonal grille. It will have a more muscular and aggressive vibe. The vehicle sides will be muscular, with flared wheel wells and higher flashers. It was have large headlamps with LED technology. It will have 6-inch tires to allow traveling on all types of terrains. Just like its predecessor it will be available in 6 trim levels: SR, SR5, Limited, TRD Sport, TRD Pro and TRD Off-Road.
This off-roader will come with seats wrapped in high-quality materials. The dashboard will mostly consist of soft plastics. The redesigned seats and waterproof mats will be more comfortable in form. There will be an air conditioning system, am audio system with 4 speakers and standard connectivity features such as Bluetooth or USB. You will find features such as heated seats, automatic climate control, satellite navigation, adjustable seats and USB slots. The new cabin is expected to have more space and greater amount of comfort for travelers. Occupants will get more leg space, and feel more comfortable while going on short or long distance trips.
New Toyota Tacoma 2018 specs
It is rumored that the car will have 16-valve, 2.7-liter 4cylinder engine that produces 159 horsepower and 180 lb-ft of torque. Second engine is a 3.5-liter V6 engine of a more robust variety. It will be able to deliver around 280 horsepower and 265 lb-ft of torque. It is expected to be an all-wheel drive with a 6-speed manual or 6-speed automatic transmission. According to other rumors, Toyota is focusing on making a diesel motor for the next generation buyers. Only thing that Toyota engineers have to resolve is strict US emission rules. In order to fit this there is a possibility that a Hybrid model of the Toyota Tacoma 2018 will be launched very soon.
2018 Toyota Tacoma price and release date
The 2018 Toyota Tacoma is expected to be launched with its pricing between 17,000 and 31,000 USD, according to the prior trends. Although there is no official word from the manufacturer about when the new model will be released, the grapevine suggests that Toyota will launch it in most markets in the last quarter of year 2017.