2017 Toyota Tacoma Review

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There’s nothing quite like finding a reliable pickup truck to help you with your workload around the Doral, Kendall, and Westchester areas. But if you’re currently looking for a new truck, you have many options to consider. But have you ever checked out the 2017 Toyota Tacoma?

You may have come across this model in your search, but you should definitely consider it based on its impressive abilities and features. We’ll help you learn more about the Toyota Tacoma by giving you a closer look at its performance and handling, abilities and capacities, and entertainment and technology features. Reading our review will help you learn enough about the 2017 Toyota Tacoma to help decide if it’s the right pickup truck for you.

2017 Toyota Tacoma Performance and Handling

Test Drive Checklist in Doral FLThe 2017 Toyota Tacoma comes with the option of a 2.7L engine or a 3.5L V6 engine, and both are paired with a 6-speed automatic transmission. The 4-cylinder lets the truck reach 159 horsepower and 180 lb-ft of torque while the V6 can deliver 278 horsepower and 265 lb-ft of torque. The truck features rear-wheel drive with a variety of systems like Automatic Limited-Slip Differential and Hill Assist Control. This feature prevents the Toyota Tacoma from rolling back when stopped on an incline, and it’ll keep the vehicle in place until you accelerate. The Smart-Stop Technology is a system that recognizes panicked braking and will immediately stop the vehicle.

Abilities and Capacities

When choosing your next pickup, you need to be sure it’s capable of handling your workload. The Toyota Tacoma can tow at least 3,500 pounds, which can be surpassed to 6,800 pounds, depending on which package you choose. The vehicle’s payload capacity ranges between 1,380 pounds and 1,620 pounds.

You can easily tailor your Toyota Tacoma to meet your needs. The short bed option rests at a little over 5 feet and comes with a Double Cab, which can carry five passengers. The long bed option rests at a little over 6 feet and features the 4-passenger Access Cab.

Entertainment and Technology Features

Test Drive a New ToyotaThe Toyota Tacoma comes standard with the Entune™ Audio system, which features a high-resolution 6.1-inch touchscreen display. This screen provides easy access to media options like an AM/FM radio and CD player. The screen also provides a view of your exterior through the integrated backup camera, adding ease and precision to your reverse driving.

This vehicle comes with Bluetooth® technology. This feature lets you conveniently make phone calls from the road while keeping your hands on the wheel. You can even use the advanced voice recognition to access your media or your phone contacts.

Learn More with a Test Drive

In this article, you learned quite a bit about what the 2017 Toyota Tacoma offers in terms of performance, abilities, and features. However, you could learn even more by taking this truck out on the road.

Schedule your test drive today at Doral Toyota, the dealership that proudly serves drivers in the Doral, Kendall, and Westchester areas.


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