Next-Generation Tacoma TRD Pro Takes Off-Road Performance Up a Notch

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  • Increased Suspension Lift Provides 28 mm Front Lift, 13 mm Rear Lift

  • New Forged Aluminum TRD Upper Control Arms Complement Increased Rebound Stroke

  • New Wheels, Styling Accents Provide Distinct Appearance

  • FOX Internal Bypass Shocks Provide Exceptional Off-Road Performance 

TORONTO, Ontario – Jun 2, 2021 – When it comes to loyal off-road performance, holding a route reduction trafficked isn’t matched for amateurs. That’s where TRD Pro comes in. From a beginning, TRD Pro vehicles were designed to take off-road opening to a subsequent spin regulating tools designed and tested by a Toyota Racing Development team. The Tacoma TRD Pro is holding a subsequent step in a evolution.

Higher Expectations

For a 2022 Tacoma TRD Pro, off-road opening goes adult a nick – literally! The next-generation Tacoma TRD Pro will occupy TRD-tuned Fox inner bypass shocks designed to broach well-developed on- and off-road performance, though a essential cessation change will be a taller cessation lift – 28 mm adult front and 13 mm during a rear.

The increasing cessation lift will yield adventurers with even some-more off-road capability for exploring a good outdoors, as it equates to real-world improvements for route and barrier clearway interjection to a 36.4-degree proceed angle, 24.7-degree depart angle, and a 26.6-degree breakover angle – all of that urge on a previous-generation TRD Pro.

Complementing a increasing front lift is new TRD-engineered top control arms. Featuring machine-forged aluminum construction for combined strength, a new TRD top control arms concede a FOX shocks to make use of a additional miscarry cadence afforded by a lift by adjusting a angle of a ball-joint mount.

New black TRD wheels are versed on Tacoma TRD Pro, charity a wider lane breadth than batch and propitious with new Goodyear Territory all-terrain tires that underline an assertive sidewall design.

Looks That Thrill

The new Tacoma TRD Pro gets copiousness of hardware to assistance raise performance, though in a looks dialect it gets some poignant changes as well. For starters, a new disdainful TRD Pro colour, Electric Lime Metallic, is combined to a brew of Super White, Magnetic Gray Metallic and Midnight Black Metallic for a 2022 indication year.

Tacoma TRD Pro will still hail a universe with a heritage-inspired front grille with colour-keyed surround. Available new hood graphics element a blacked-out hood scoop. TRD Pro will also underline a colour-keyed back bumper, doorway handles and energy outward mirrors with spin vigilance indicators, while black overfenders will marry a dual-colour styling theme.

Arguably a many eye-catching change is a new TRD Pro stamping on a back entertain row of a lorry that provides a small some-more respirating room between “TRD” and “Pro.” Badging is updated from a prior indication year, as a TRD pro doorway badge is private and a “Tacoma” badge is combined to a front door. All badges will still be finished in black.  

Ready to Explore

Based on a Tacoma TRD Off-Road 4×4 Double Cab short-bed model, a TRD Pro is still accessible with a fan-favorite 6-speed primer delivery or a ever-popular 6-speed automatic. Ready to tackle trails during any time, a Tacoma TRD Pro is propitious with FOX 2.5-inch inner bypass shocks tuned by TRD engineers. A TRD Pro aluminum front movement image with red TRD lettering provides additional route protection. Unique LED headlights with consecutive spin signals featuring TRD Pro inserts are equipped, while Rigid Industries LED haze lights assistance irradiate a highway and trails ahead.

A TRD-tuned cat-back empty provides some additional snarl from a customary 3.5-litre V6 engine. The V6 employs Toyota’s innovative VVT-iW record and Atkinson-cycle explosion to maximize efficiency. Toyota’s D-4S fuel injection complement incorporates both approach injection and pier injectors. The outlay is an considerable 278 horsepower and 265 lb-ft of rise torque.

TRD Pro models come versed with Multi Terrain Monitor, that allows a motorist to check a evident vicinity for intensity obstacles by simply dire a symbol to arrangement front-, rear- and side-camera views on a 8-inch multimedia touchscreen. Speaking of which, a 8-inch multimedia touchscreen arrangement is Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatible.

The instrument row integrates a 4.2-inch colour Multi-Information Display with an inclinometer and lean gauge, and displays for outward temperature, odometer, outing meters, and fuel economy guess averages.

Inside, a TRD thesis continues with black leather-trimmed exhilarated front seats (featuring TRD Pro logos on a headrests), TRD change knob, and TRD Pro all-weather building mats. The motorist also gets a 10-way energy tractable seat. A energy moonroof comes standard, and JBL Premium Audio is enclosed on involuntary delivery models.

Safety Still Standard

TRD engineers worked tough to safeguard a customary reserve apparatus works seamlessly in and with a new TRD Pro upgrades. Toyota Safety Sense-P includes Pre-Collision System with Pedestrian Detection, High-Speed Dynamic Radar Cruise Control, Lane Departure Alert, and Automatic High Beams.

The Tacoma also touts a Star Safety System, that includes Vehicle Stability Control (VSC), Traction Control (TRAC), Anti-lock Braking System (ABS), Electronic Brake-force Distribution (EBD), Brake Assist (BA), and Smart Stop stop overrule record (SST). Every Tacoma has a motorist and front newcomer Advanced Airbag System, motorist and front newcomer knee airbags, and front and back Roll-sensing Side Curtain Airbags. Active conduct restraints for a Tacoma’s front seats are designed to pierce adult and somewhat brazen during a rear-end collision to assistance revoke a risk of whiplash. Additional customary reserve comforts embody a Tire Pressure Monitor System (with particular tire plcae warning on many grades).

About Toyota Canada Inc.

Toyota Canada Inc. (TCI) is a disdainful Canadian distributor of Toyota and Lexus vehicles. Toyota has sole over 5 million vehicles in Canada by a inhabitant network of 287 Toyota and Lexus dealerships. Toyota is dedicated to bringing safety, quality, dependability and trustworthiness to a vehicles Canadians expostulate and a use they receive. TCI’s conduct bureau is located in Toronto, with informal offices in Vancouver, Calgary, Montreal and Halifax, and tools placement centres in Toronto and Vancouver. Toyota operates dual prolongation comforts in Canada. Having constructed some-more than 8 million vehicles, renouned Canadian models built during these comforts embody Toyota RAV4, Toyota RAV4 Hybrid, Lexus RX 350 and RX 450h hybrid. Recent investments during a comforts in Ontario will concede for increasing prolongation of a top-selling Toyota RAV4 and RAV4 Hybrid models.

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