Toyota will release a new truck for the North American marketplace in 2017. But this time, they will put the biggest effort to please their loyal fans by bringing one of the most anticipated flagships in the US. It is the new 2017 Toyota Tacoma that now is coming with abundance of features and redesigned model. Plus, you have plenty options for the engine because Toyota is not only providing gasoline motor but also the diesel model. It is a good news for the automotive enthusiasts that want to taste the beast of diesel engine. Let’s see how the diesel engine will make your days.
2017 Toyota Tacoma Redesign
It has great dimension as Toyota widened the cab so you can bring more loads back there. Plus, they redesign the box model where you can arrange all of your belongings properly. We know that the main purpose of pickup truck is for either towing or hauling, so the redesign is highly appreciated. And wait until you sit behind the wheel and see what you get inside.
Toyota Tacoma has transformed because it now looks exclusive. It has Moon Roof just like your adventure Off Road vehicle. And the hood is now coming out with new bumper and grille model. This truck has sporty design so you are confidence to bring this truck to the town.
Engine and Features
There are many rumors about what’s under the hood. People said that it must be 2.7-litre displacement or maybe V-6 engine with 3.5-litre of displacement. Whether it is true or not, 2017 Toyota Tacoma will use Cummins Diesel powertrain with 5.0-litre of displacement that is able of producing more than 300 horsepower with 443 lb –ft of torque.
The engine paired with 6-speed automated transmission so you can earn responsive acceleration once you want to increase the speed. As a pickup truck, 2017 Toyota Tacoma Diesel made for efficiency either. The economy rate for this truck is approximately 19 mpg in the city with 25 mpg on the highway.
Toyota promises that this time you will feel more comfortable to drive with this truck. There will be a lot of features appeared in this truck for convenience and seamless driving experience. Smart Traction Control is just one of the latest features that will help you to achieve the best traction in any kind of terrain. The Forward Collision Warning and the Blind Spot Monitor will keep you focus on the lanes.
And you are able to get more views with the Go Pro camera mounted and parking view to help you on the dense streets. Inside, it has intuitive entertainment features that will light up the cheers during the trip.
Price and Arrival Date
This diesel truck will arrive in the North American market at the end of 2016. The base model is starting at $ 18,000 while the top trim levels must be between $ 28,000 and $ 31,000 as MSRP. Let’s just wait for the arrival of 2017 Toyota Tacoma Diesel.