2018 Toyota TacomaChange year or vehicle
Extended Cab Pickup
Key specs of the base trim
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- Interior quietness
- Plenty of power (V-6)
- Premium audio system performance
- Good ride quality
- Lack of headroom
- Cramped backseat
- Hard-to-reach switches and climate controls
- No height-adjustable driver's seat
- Poor gas mileage (V-6)
Newly standard active safety features
Off-road-oriented TRD Pro version
Mid-size pickup truck with choice of two cab styles
Four-cylinder or V-6 power
Rear- or four-wheel drive
GoPro mount on the windshield
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With the advent of the 2019 Ford Ranger, we wondered how it compared to the sales king of mid-size trucks, the 2018 Toyota Tacoma. Here's what we thought on and off-road.
What it is: The Tacoma is Toyota's mid-size pickup truck. Available in a choice of two cab styles, the Tacoma offers four-cylinder or V-6 power. Competitors include the Chevrolet Colorado, GMC Canyon and Nissan Frontier.
Toyota Safety Sense P now comes standard. This active safety suite includes automatic emergency braking with pedestrian detection, lane departure warning with sway warning, adaptive cruise control and automatic high-beam headlights.
My 3rd Toyota Tacoma since 2007 and 1st limited.
Overall it has all the whistles and bells. I would rate the truck with 4 stars. I purchase Tacoma's specifically for reliability and resale value which is outstanding. Have only 2 issues with the 2018... Read full review
It’s a six forward gear manual. It is bright orange. It has a sunroof. All those find new things that they put on cars so that it would be almost impossible for me to run over somebody or to run into ... Read full review
The 2018 Toyota Tacoma currently has 1 recall
Crash and Rollover Test Ratings
New Car Program Benefits
36 months / 36,000 miles
60 months / 60,000 miles
24 months / unlimited distance