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Performance Specs of the 2020 Toyota Tacoma

Last week, at the Chicago Auto Show, Toyota unveiled the impressive new 2020 Toyota Tacoma, complete with several style updates and a variety of new features. As with any fresh pickup model, many of us are curious about the performance specs and engine options for the 2020 Tacoma. Come along with us as we take a look under the hood and see what the new and improved 2020 Toyota Tacoma is capable of.

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What are the engine options for the 2020 Tacoma?

The new Tacoma comes standard with a 2.7-liter 4-cylinder engine that can deliver 159 horsepower and 180 lb-ft of torque. Drivers can also opt for the available 3.5-liter V6, which offers 178 horsepower and 265 lb-ft of torque. Both engines are mated to a standard 6-speed Electronically Controlled Automatic Transmission with intelligence (ECT-i), though the V6 engine can be paired with an optional 6-speed manual transmission.

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Towing capacity for the 2020 Toyota Tacoma

All V6 Tacoma models come equipped with the Tow Package, which includes a number of features that are designed to enhance the towing experience. The Class IV receiver hitch and 4 & 7-pin connector with converter make it possible to tow, while Trailer-Sway Control improves confidence when towing. Also included are the following: a 130-amp alternator, an automatic transmission fluid cooler, an engine oil cooler, and a power steering cooler.

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Get the 2020 Toyota Tacoma in Vacaville, CA

Once the 2020 Tacoma is available, which could happen as soon as this summer, you can experience its impressive performance and updated features firsthand right here at Toyota Vacaville. Stay tuned for additional details on the arrival of the 2020 Toyota Tacoma.