Examining the 2017 Toyota Tacoma Reviews

2017 Toyota Tacoma TRD Off-Road

The best way to get quality information about a pickup is to go directly to pickup truck experts who review performance and ruggedness for a living. So far, these experts have had a host of positive things to say about the latest Tacoma’s “ruggedly handsome looks”. They have also singled it out in the segment for forward-thinking engineering like the “clever cargo management features.” And the critics have been unanimous to point out that “off-road,Tacoma is ready for just about anything”. Take a look at what else 2017 Toyota Tacoma reviewers have found to like about this midsized pickup.

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“This newest Tacoma has plenty of appeal for those shoppers who don’t want the bulk or inconvenience of a regular full-size pickup.”

A lot of drivers want or need the power and hauling capabilities of a pickup but don’t want to have a beast as a daily driver. The Tacoma splits the difference by offering the agility and easy parking of a pickup with a midsized footprint, as well as a maximum towing capacity of 6,800 pounds and bed lengths of up to 73.7 inches. It is not necessary to take on the inconvenience and extra expense of a full-sized pickup when an exciting alternative is available.

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Car and Driver

“The center-stack layout is purposeful, with easy-to-use knobs for the climate controls and infotainment system, and the simplistic gauges look chunky and industrial.”

The cabin of the 2017 Toyota Tacoma is built for work, but able to deliver some comfort and convenience as well. Both cab options have rear doors and a back seat, and the Double Car offers comfortable seating for five overall. Standard features include Bluetooth phone and audio connectivity, a 6.1-inch touchscreen with voice controls and Siri access, and a six-speaker stereo. Even at the base time this doesn’t feel like a stripped down pickup.

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The Car Connection

“A new TRD Pro package further cements the 2017 Toyota Tacoma’s reputation as an off-road leader.”

The Tacoma has long been the top midsized pickup for off-road travel. The pickup’s capability on rough terrain is even more confident this year thanks to a Pro features package that includes maximum towing capabilities, Fox suspension dampers, and raised springs for extra ground clearance. Also included is an electronic locking rear differential, 16-inch alloy wheels, and a Crawl Control system that is like cruise control at speeds under 5 mph. If you like to leave the pavement, the 2017 Toyota Tacoma will take you just about anywhere.

2017 Toyota Tacoma off-road

Ready for you to Drive

If you’re interested by what the critics have to say but want to put the Tacoma to a test of your own, head to Toyota of Naperville. Be sure to contact us before visiting with any questions you may have.