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2018 Toyota Tacoma vs 2017 Toyota Tacoma

What are you looking for from a brand-new pickup truck? Armed with the power and capabilities you expect from a pickup truck to pair with the athleticism and fuel economy of a crossover, the Toyota Tacoma midsize pickup truck is a fan favorite at Downeast Toyota. With the arrival of the revamped 2018 Toyota Tacoma, many car shoppers want to know – what's new for the Toyota Tacoma design? Learn more about the Toyota Tacoma with this 2018 Toyota Tacoma vs 2017 Toyota Tacoma comparison.

Available in six trim levels – SR, SR5, TRD Sport, TRD Off-Road, TRD Pro and Limited – the 2018 Toyota Tacoma can be tailored to fit your specifications. Toyota Tacoma editions are available in convenient Access Cab and spacious Double Cab designs and are inundated with an impressive list of standard features. With the debut of the latest Toyota Tacoma edition, car shoppers will discover an improved style that hinges on an updated grille design with a style that is exclusive to specific trim levels. New 2018 Toyota Tacoma models add a Cavalry Blue exterior color exclusive to the TRD Pro.

Black 2018 Toyota Tacoma in Grass Field with Sun in Background vs Gray 2017 Toyota Tacoma Driving on Highway

2018 Toyota Tacoma VS 2017 Toyota Tacoma
3.5-Liter V-6 Top Engine 3.5-Liter V-6
6-Speed Manual/6-Speed Automatic Transmission 5-Speed Manual/6-Speed Manual/6-Speed Automatic
Standard Toyota Safety Sense Unavailable
10 Exterior Color Options 9

What Are the Differences Between the 2018 Toyota Tacoma and 2017 Toyota Tacoma?

Are you looking for a powerful and efficient pickup truck capable of hard work on the jobsite and unrivaled thrills on the trail? Look no further than the Toyota Tacoma. Regardless of which model year you choose in this 2018 Toyota Tacoma vs 2017 Toyota Tacoma comparison, power and performance promise to be highlights of the rugged midsize pickup truck at Downeast Toyota.

Stock Toyota Tacoma models harness the power of a 159-horsepower 2.7-liter four-cylinder engine that can be paired with a six-speed manual transmission or a six-speed automatic transmission – the five-speed manual transmission has been discontinued. Four-cylinder Toyota Tacoma models with the six-speed automatic are capable of 19 mpg in the city and 23 mpg on the highway. With an upgrade to the 278-horsepower 3.5-liter V-6, you will have the ability to tow up to 6,800 pounds and still achieve up to 19 mpg in the city and 24 mpg on the highway with the six-speed automatic.

Drivers who opt for the revitalized 2018 Toyota Tacoma will enjoy improved safety with the addition of standard Toyota Safety Sense technology. A new suite of Toyota Safety Sense systems will add a Pre-Collision System with Pedestrian Detection, Lane Departure Alert with a Sway Warning System, Automatic High Beams and Dynamic Radar Cruise Control. Toyota Entune remains the center of focus in the Toyota Tacoma cabin with a standard 6.1-inch touchscreen, rearview camera and Bluetooth.

Visit Downeast Toyota today to learn more about the 2018 Toyota Tacoma!

Gray 2018 Toyota Tacoma Rear Exterior in Desert with Passengers and ATV
Close Up of 2018 Toyota Tacoma Headlight with White Exterior
Gray 2018 Toyota Tacoma Towing Trailer with ATV on Desert Road
Close Up of 2018 Toyota Tacoma TRD Exhaust and Tire Tread