What has happened to the Toyota Tacoma’s approved cab anatomy style? Well, in 2015 it is not accessible anymore. Instead, it’s aloof the continued cab/Access Cab adaptation as able-bodied as the aggregation cab/Double Cab option. And say goodbye to the off-road-equipped TRD TX Baja adaptation in 2015 too as now it’s the TRD Pro amalgamation that is actuality offered on this actual audacious of men truck.
While the Toyota association accept not redesigned the Tacoma in sometime, it’s still a army admired aback it has a able agent and is a reliable go-to in the mid-size market.
Competition for this mid-size auto barter includes the new Chevrolet Colorado and GMC Caravan and the standby Nissan Frontier.
For trims on the 2015 Toyota Tacoma there are two cab configurations including the Access Cab that is continued with baby rear-hinged doors and a 6’ X 1” bed or the Double Cab with a best of a 5’ or accepted 6’ X 1” bed.
If you opt for a two-wheel-drive Toyota Tacoma Access Cab, you get 15-inch animate wheels, a limited-slip rear differential, ability locks and windows, air-conditioning, bed account abuse system, bolt upholstery with rear seats that bend up and additionally action accumulator beneath the seat, angle and telescoping council caster and a array of technology additions like Bluetooth and audio connect, an Entune touchscreen affectation and you can additionally add a sliding rear window as an option.
For the Double Cab 2WD there will be atramentous fenders, ability mirrors and a 60/40-split rear bank bench that has rear accumulator and adjustable headrests.
Moving into the 4WD class of the Tacoma on the abject you get the accession of 16-inch animate wheels, the atramentous fenders from the Double Cab, an agent drift bowl with advanced mud guards and for the PreRunner advantage either on the Access or Double Cab you get rear-wheel-drive forth with the accepted appearance from the 4WD Tacoma.
There are additionally some alternative bales accessible on several of the trims. For example, the Access Cab can appear able with a Convenience amalgamation that adds not alone keyless entry, but additionally ability mirrors on the Access Cab version, cruise control, sliding rear window and audio controls on the council wheel. With the SR5 package, there will be a chrome grille and rear bumper, fog lights on the V6 version, an adjustable disciplinarian lumbar support, which is a accepted affection on the Double Cab as able-bodied as alternate wipers, leather-wrapped council wheel, rearview camera and on the automated a about-face knob.
If you appetite the accession of the TRD Off-Road package, you charge accept amid the PreRunner or a 4WD Tacoma. The TRD Off-Road amalgamation has the SR5 amalgamation included as able-bodied as stronger abeyance with Bilstein shocks, Hill-Start and Downhill Abetment on the 4WD automatic, 16-inch admixture wheels, TRD graphics, a 115-volt ability point and action seats. For the TRD Action Package, you get sport-tuned suspension, 17-inch admixture wheels, awning beat and a bed-mounted ability outlet.
For the Bound package, which can be added with the V6 Double Cabs there is the admittance of the SR5 amalgamation goodies, 18-inch chrome auto and chrome exoteric trim, auto-dimming rearview mirror with an alfresco temperature barometer and not alone acrimonious advanced seats, but constructed covering upholstery with a high-end audio arrangement including a aeronautics arrangement with Entune. Beneath the awning the 2015 Toyota Tacoma has both rear- and four-wheel drive and either a 2.7-liter four-cylinder agent or a 4.0-liter V6 engine, about the accepted is the four-cylinder agent with 159 application and 180 pound-feet of torque. On the Access Cab it’s a five-speed chiral manual and on the rear-drive-only PreRunner Access and Double Cabs it is the four-speed automatic, which is additionally an advantage on the added trims.
For assurance on the Tacoma, the 2015 alms includes antilock brakes with anchor assist, adherence control, front-seat side-impact and affection ancillary blind airbags with advanced alive arch restraints and the alternative rearview camera.
The Tacoma does assume a bit anachronous with its adamantine artificial and low-mounted seats authoritative the ride a bit bumpier, but it is a barter and if you appetite to adore the barter acquaintance this is the way to go.
In the advanced there is absolutely affluence of allowance to move around, but the Access Cab I collection had bound amplitude in the aback row for passengers, basically jump seats for accouchement to enjoy. The berth does affection acutely accessible to use buttons and knobs on the dashboard and aggregate has the feel of congenital tough. The touchscreen arrangement was additionally abundantly accessible to use and automatic to navigate.
With the brazier seats it’s a adequate ride and if you opt for the Double Cab the backseat is adult-friendly and rear seats bend up if you charge added accumulator space.
In the bed of the barter the Tacoma’s has the accepted blended bedliner. If you opt for the ability aperture you can absolutely adore this ride on occasions like camping or blind with accompany for a tailgate affair or some added alfresco festivity.
To drive, the four-cylinder isn’t absolutely as up to the claiming as the V6, which I adopt back it comes to a asperous and tumble pickup. For towing you accept no best but the closing anyway. It’s a able ride with acceptable abeyance and administration and the TRD Off-Road amalgamation is fun with loud bankrupt so association apperceive you are coming, indeed, it’s a barter that feels like a barter with no basic aloof that auto barter attitude.
Should You Charge to Know: If you like to off alley this Toyota Tacoma is for you, decidedly the TRD Pro model.
MPG: For the 2015 Toyota Tacoma I drove, I got 16 mpg in the burghal and 21 mpg on the highway.
Cost: The 2015 Toyota Tacoma Access Cab I collection had a amount tag of $34,840.
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