2017 Toyota Tacoma Specs: New Tacoma Features and Options

The 2017 Toyota Tacoma is a mid-size pickup with hauling power. Known for its ever increasing versatility and off-road capability, the Tacoma is the perfect pickup to get you where you want to go, whether that's a quick trip to the store, a heavy duty tow, or a trek through the mountains. This is a ride that protects, hauls, and gets you there-wherever there may be. Thanks to its new Multi-Terrain Select system that offers extreme versatility and off-road capability the Tacoma handles well on a variety of road conditions-sand, pavement, rock-you name it.

We put together a helpful overview that outlines the basics of the 2017 Toyota Tacoma, including information on models and trims, standard and optional features, exterior and interior finishes, and information on the engine, powertrain, and EPA estimated MPG.

If you have any questions about the 2017 Toyota Tacoma, simply give us a call at (707) 535-2330. Or stop by the Freeman Toyota showroom in Santa Rosa near Rohnert Park and Petaluma and speak with one of our knowledgable sales associates. Test drive the 2017 Toyota Tacoma and experience for yourself its superior performance and versatility. Our friendly, Santa Rosa staff is here to answer any questions you have and to connect you to the Tacoma you want at a price that works. 

2017 Toyota Tacoma Models and Trim Levels

There are six available 2017 Toyota Tacoma models, including: SR, SR5, TRD Sport, TRD Off-Road, Limited, and TRD Pro. The base SR model starts at $24,120 with a 4x2 access cab 4-cylinder 6-speed automatic. The SR has four additional trim levels including the SR 4x4 double cab V6 6-speed automatic short bed, which starts at $29,735. The SR5 model starts at $26,205 and has nine available trim levels, ranging from short to long beds, including the SR5 4x4 double cab V6 6-speed automatic long bed. The TRD Sport has eight available trim levels, beginning with the TRD Sport 4x2 access cab V6 6-speed automatic that starts at $30,485. The TRD Off-Road starts at $31,740 and includes five trim levels. The Limited 4x2 double cab starts at $35, 720 and the Limited 4x4 double cab V6 6-speed automatic starts at $38,795. Rounding out the available models is the TRD Pro, available in two trim levels-automatic and manual. The TRD Pro 4x4 double cab V6 6-speed manual short bed starts at $40,760, and the TRD Pro 4x4 double cab V6 6-speed automatic short bed starts at $42,760.

2017 Toyota Tacoma Standard Features

Performance is a standard feature across all 2017 Toyota Tacoma models. When it comes to quality, dependability, and reliability no matter what model you choose the 2017 Toyota Tacoma delivers. All models are built with a fiber-reinforced Sheet-Molded Composite (SMC) inner bed with steel outer panels, storage compartments and rail caps, with easy lower, lockable, and removable tailgate. 

From the base SR to the made-for-action TRD Pro, here are just a few more of the 2017 Toyota Tacoma's standard features:

  • deck rail system with four adjustable tie-down cleats and four fixed cargo bed tie-down points
  • Star Safety System™ which includes Vehicle Stability Control (VSC), Traction Control (TRAC), Anti-lock Brake System (ABS) with Electronic Brake-force Distribution (EBD), Brake Assist (BA) and Smart Stop 
  • driver and front passenger Advanced Airbag System
  • driver and front passenger seat-mounted side airbags, driver and front passenger knee airbags, and front and rear Roll-Sensing Side Curtain Airbags (RSCA)
  • driver and front passenger active headrests
  • 3-point seatbelts for all seating positions; driver-side Emergency Locking Retractor (ELR) and Automatic/Emergency Locking Retractor (ALR/ELR) on all passenger seatbelts
  • LATCH (Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children) includes lower anchors for front passenger seat on Access Cab and outboard rear seats on Double Cab
  • child-protector rear door locks
  • engine immobilizer

Plus, the V6 tow package comes standard or optional on all models.

2017 Toyota Tacoma Interior

Refined toughness is the best way to describe the 2017 Toyota Tacoma's interior. The Tacoma interior's soft-touch finishes, quiet cabin, and ample room for passengers means everyone on board will travel comfortably during the pursuit of rugged terrain. 

All models include a version of the Entune® App suite option for maximum tuneage. The Limited and TRD Pro models include front dual automatic climate control with individual temperature settings. Excluding the base SR, all models come with qi-compatible wireless smartphone and mobile device charging transmission pads, which allow you to easily charge as you drive. When it comes to seats, the SR and TRD Sport come with standard fabric-trimmed seats, the Limited has leather-trimmed seats, and the TRD Pro has the ultimate black TRD Pro leather-trimmed heated front seats. Standard across all models is 4-way adjustable driver's seat with lumbar support and 4-way adjustable front passenger seat. Smart Key System on the driver's door with push button start comes standard on both the Limited and TRD Pro models.

2017 Toyota Tacoma MPG, Engines: Horsepower, Powertrain, and Towing Capacity

Here's how the models stack up when comparing the 4x4 double cab V6 6-speed: SR, Limited, and TRD Pro take home an EPA estimated rating of 18 mpg for city driving and 23 mpg for highway, while the manual TRD Sport gets 17 mpg for city and 21 for highway. The Toyota Tacoma is a low emission vehicle (LEV-III) with 3.5-Liter V6 DOHC 24-valve direct-injection Atkinson-cycle engine with VVT-iW intake and VVT-i exhaust, with 278 hp at 6000 rpm/265 lb.-ft. at 4600 rpm. 

When it comes to the 2017 Toyota Tacoma's drivetrain, standard across all models is 4WDemand part-time 4WD with electronically controlled transfer case and Automatic Limited-Slip Differential. As are coil-spring double-wishbone front suspension and stabilizer bars, leaf spring rear suspension with staggered outboard-mounted gas shock absorbers and stabilizer bar. With a towing capacity of 3,500 lbs the Tacoma is definitely ready to haul.

If you're looking for an all-purpose truck that's ready to take on any terrain, then check out the 2017 Toyota Tacoma. With a wide selection of models and trims to choose from, it's best to stop by Freeman Toyota and speak with a member of our team to find the model that best fits your lifestyle. With ample optional features to add to any model, you can build and design the ride that suits you best. And with whatever model you choose you're guaranteed durable, reliable, fun. Visit our Santa Rosa showroom to take one out for a test drive today. Or view our 2017 Toyota Tacoma online inventory.

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