Harnessing up to 159 hp and 180 lb-ft of torque from its standard 2.7L DOHC 4-cylinder or up to 278 hp and 265 lb-ft of torque from the available 3.5L DOHC V6, the Toyota Tacoma excels across city street and open highway. Whether you want to set off fast from a stop light, overtake the fast lane, tow up to 6,800 lbs., or carry up to 1440 lbs., the Toyota Tacoma never misses a beat.
That said, what truly separates the Toyota Tacoma from your run-of-the-mill truck is a yearning for the backcountry and the capability to handle it. Justly named 4×4 of the Year by 4Wheel & Off-Road, its electronic shift transfer case switches easily through high-range 4WD, low-range 4WD, and high-range 2WD modes at the mere turn of a dial, with further off-road features including:
And such features are but the tip of the iceberg. For the roughest of trails, look to the TRD Pro for TRD-Tuned FOX Internal Bypass Shocks, Rigid Industries LED Fog Lights, TRD Pro Skid Plate, and TRD Pro Cat-Back Exhaust.
Bursting with power and eager for more challenging journeys, the 2021 Toyota Tacoma is nevertheless able to put the latest comfort, convenience, and entertainment technology at your disposal.
Available amenities include:
The Toyota Tacoma never lets safety become eclipsed by performance. The body utilizes advanced high-strength steel for stiffness and strength above and beyond industry benchmarks, and the following features come as standard for faultless control:
With Advanced Airbag System, 3-point seatbelts, and LATCH (Lower Anchors and Tethers for CHildren) system, you’ll experience superior protection in the unlikely event of a collision. Available Blind Spot Monitor (BSM) with Rear Cross-Traffic Alert (RCTA) and rear parking assist sonar advance safety even further.