2018 Toyota Tacoma Review

2018 toyota tacoma

If you’re shopping for a new pickup truck that provides excellent utility and off-road capability, we have just the truck for you here at Bell Road Toyota. Now on our dealership lot, the 2018 Toyota Tacoma is a truck that is perfect for both work and play, thanks to its variety of configuration options, toughness, and large amount of comfort and tech features. Here at our Phoenix, AZ Toyota dealership, our friendly Toyota dealers are happy to get you behind the wheel of this new Toyota truck.

2018 Toyota Tacoma Details

Model details

Engine: 3.5-liter V6 engine

Power: 278 horsepower

Transmission: Six-speed automatic

Drivetrain: Optional AWD

The 2018 Toyota Tacoma is a full-size pickup truck that comes in six trim levels. If you want a basic, affordable work truck, the base SR is a great option and includes two cab sizes, a sliding rear window, a tough composite bed, a backup camera, and a movable cleat tie-down system. Off-roaders will want to pick up the TRD Off-Road trim, which comes standard with all-terrain tires, a lockable rear differential, Bilstein monotube shocks, and an advanced off-road traction control system

There are two different engines available on the 2018 Toyota Tacoma. First up is the base 2.7-liter four-cylinder engine that cranks out 159 horsepower. For more power, you can upgrade to the TRD Sport trim and above, which come packed with a 3.5-liter V6 engine that’s good for 278 horsepower. Buyers can also choose between two-wheel-drive or part-time four-wheel-drive.

2018 Toyota Tacoma Safety and Special Features

From the moment you drive off the lot of our dealership in your new Toyota truck, you’re going to want to ensure that you’re safe and secure. Luckily, all trims of the 2018 Toyota Tacoma come standard with features like a backup camera, automatic emergency braking, lane departure alert, automatic high beams, and adaptive cruise control.

Moving on to entertainment and convenience features, the 2018 Toyota Tacoma comes standard with Bluetooth® and USB ports on every trim. Moving up to the higher trims adds on features like an infotainment screen with a smartphone-enabled navigation system, satellite radio, and Siri® Eyes Free voice control. The TRD Off-Road trim includes an upgraded JBL sound system with a subwoofer.

Safety/special features:

  • Backup camera
  • Lane departure alert
  • Adaptive cruise control
  • SiriusXM® Satellite Radio
  • SiriusXM® Satellite Radio
  • Siri® Eyes Free voice control

As far as special features, included for the 2017 model year are an 8.4 inch touchscreen system, voice command, a navigation system, a rear-seat entertainment system featuring Blu-Ray™ and 10-inch touchscreens, and a new integrated vacuum system for easy cleanup even when you are out and about.

Buying a 2018 Toyota Tacoma

Whether you need a durable truck for work, a rough and tumble off-road truck, or a large family vehicle, the 2018 Toyota Tacoma is sure to fit the bill. We’re proud to carry this pickup truck here at our dealership, and if you’re ready to get behind the wheel, head on over to 2020 West Bell Road today.