As one of the most popular midsize pickups, the Toyota Tacoma continues to be a top choice for drivers who desire a strong, reliable, and stylish truck to get them from point A to point B. The Tacoma is perfect for daily commutes and weekend adventures alike. For 2018, the Tacoma offers a number of notable updates, including safety enhancements and style changes. Here’s what you need to know about the new features and design of the 2018 Toyota Tacoma.
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Toyota Safety Sense P
First and foremost, the 2018 Toyota Tacoma comes standard with Toyota Safety Sense P on all models. Toyota understands the importance of automotive safety, and that is made clear by the inclusion of high-tech safety features on the majority of its current lineup. Toyota Safety Sense P includes the following protective technologies:
- Pre-Collision System with Pedestrian Detection
- Lane Departure Alert with Sway Warning System
- Automatic High Beams
- High-Speed Dynamic Radar Cruise Control
2018 Tacoma design and performance updates
In terms of design, there are a few key changes to be aware of for the 2018 Toyota Tacoma. For starters, the SR and SR5 models have received a minor update on the front grille. The TRD Sport and TRD Off-Road models have a darker mesh front grille, while the Tacoma Limited trim has a refreshed Satin Chrome grille. Additionally, the Limited model offers a new black leather trim option for the interior. When it comes to performance, the Tacoma’s 5-speed manual transmission will be discontinued for 2018. However, drivers can still opt for the available 6-speed manual transmission on certain Tacoma models.
If you are interested in learning more about the new and improved features for the 2018 Toyota Tacoma, we invite you to get in touch with our team at Toyota Vacaville. Feel free to check out our current Tacoma inventory and schedule a time to get behind the wheel at your convenience.