USED 2017 Toyota Tacoma FOR SALE NEAR ME

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Matthew Keegan
Contributing Editor - September 21, 2016

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18 City / 23 Highway

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2017 Toyota Tacoma OVERVIEW

One year after a long-awaited redesign, the 2017 Toyota Tacoma continues where it left off: as the best-selling small pickup truck on the market. Closer in dimensions to midsize than compact, the current model welcomes back the TRD Pro, one of three such models attributed to Toyota Racing Development.

In all, six Tacoma models are available. Standard 4x2 and available 4x4 configurations, extended and double cab layouts, a pair of bed options, and two engine choices await buyers. Toyota offers five- or six-speed manual or six-speed automatic transmissions.

What's New for 2017

Fresh off its 2016 makeover, the significant news this year is the return of the TRD Pro, the Tacoma’s most capable off-road model. Offered previously only in 2015, the latest iteration is based on the Tacoma TRD Off-Road 4x4 Double Cab Short Bed and is outfitted with a TRD Pro aluminum front skid plate, 16-inch TRD black alloy wheels with Goodyear Wrangler All-Terrain tires, and special lighting enhancements. Interior embellishments include TRD badging, a power sliding rear window with privacy glass, and a leather-trimmed steering wheel.

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Choosing Your Toyota Tacoma

Toyota no longer offers a regular cab Tacoma. You have a choice of extended (Access Cab) with a 60.5-inch bed and Crew Cab models with 60.5- or 73.7-inch beds. The Access Cab offers a pair of rear-hinged doors and a folding rear seat. The Double Cab offers four conventional doors and a rear bench seat. Seating is for four in the Access Cab and for up to five in the Double Cab.

All models come with a front skid plate, 16 inch or larger wheels, a deck rail system, a composite bed, and a sliding rear window. Also included is Entune audio, Bluetooth wireless technology, a rearview camera, a GoPro windshield mount, and power windows and door locks.

The standard engine is a 2.7-liter inline-four making 159 horsepower and 180 pound-feet of torque. Also available is a 3.5-liter V6 making 278 horsepower and 265 pound-feet of torque.

A Class-IV towing hitch receiver is available, but comes standard with the TRD Pro. The four-cylinder offers a towing capacity of 3,500 pounds; the V6 up to 6,800 pounds.

Fuel economy for the Tacoma 4x2 equipped with the four-cylinder engine is 19 mpg in the city and 23 mpg on the highway. Models equipped with the V6 engine make an EPA-estimated 19 mpg in the city and 24 mpg on the highway.


Priced from $24,120, the SR 4x2 Access Cab launches the Tacoma model line. The four-cylinder engine is standard and comes paired with a six-speed automatic transmission. Four additional sub-models are available, including Double Cab and 4x4 models.


With a starting price of $26,205, the SR5 features a charcoal grille with chrome surround, a chrome rear bumper, projector-beam headlights with daytime running lights, and integrated fog lights. Also included is remote keyless entry, a tilt and telescopic steering column, and a power sliding rear window.

TRD Sport

The TRD Sport is the first of three models crafted by Toyota Racing Development. Priced from $30,485, the TRD Sport brings in a gray grille, 17-inch machined alloy wheels, a color-keyed hood scoop, and a 120-volt in-deck power outlet. The V6 engine is standard and an automatic limited-slip differential is included. Other amenities include an upgraded Entune audio system with navigation, push-button start, and wireless phone charging.

TRD Off-Road

Priced from $31,740, the TRD Off-Road comes with black overfenders, a chrome rear bumper, and 16-inch machined contrast alloy wheels. An electronically controlled locking rear differential, hill-start assist, CRAWL control, and an off-road tuned suspension are included. Interior updates to the audio package and the sliding rear window are offered.


The Limited edition relinquishes its place as the top Tacoma model for 2017. Priced from $35,720, this model is offered only as a Double Cab. Special chrome embellishments are found on the grille, side mirrors, bumpers, and overfenders. The Limited l is equipped with 18-inch alloy wheels, a rear parking assist sonar, blind spot monitor, and rear cross-traffic alert. Also standard are an Entune Premium JBL audio system, leather-trimmed seats, and dual-zone automatic climate control.


Priced from $40,760, the Tacoma Pro is a Double Cab and offers standard part-time four-wheel drive. This model comes with a multi-terrain select system, CRAWL control, and active traction control. Special exterior features include a heritage "TOYOTA" front grille, Rigid LED fog lights, and all-terrain tires. TRD badging inside and out, including black TRD Pro leather-trimmed front seats, is included.

CarsDirect Tip

With no fewer than 31 possible configurations to consider, Toyota offers a dazzling number of choices for Tacoma shoppers. Choose your model by first selecting your preferred cab layout, followed by your engine of choice. Narrow your list further to 4x2 or 4x4 drivetrains and you’ll arrive at the right Tacoma for you.

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