2019 Toyota Tacoma Review

U.S. News & World Report: 8.3/10
Cars.com: 4.6/5

Finding a light-duty pickup that’s loaded with sophisticated features shouldn’t be too difficult considering that the 2019 Toyota Tacoma is out on the market. This impressive vehicle offers drivers the expected power and abilities of a powerful pickup, but it also includes a few elements for those driving for fun and not just work. At Bohn Toyota, we’re going to delve in further to give drivers throughout the Harvey, New Orleans, and Metairie areas a little more insight into this truck.

Keep reading this 2019 Tacoma review to see if this is the truck that you’ve been looking for and contact us with any questions.

2019 Tacoma Power, Performance, & Options

The Toyota Tacoma comes standard with a 2.7L 4-cylinder engine under the hood. This engine is capable of producing 159 horsepower and 180 lb-ft of torque. Drivers have the option of getting more power by selecting the available 3.5L V6 engine. On top of the beefier engine, the vehicle’s output increases to 278 horsepower and 265 lb-ft of torque.

Both engine options included with the Tacoma come paired with the 6-speed Electronically Controlled automatic Transmission with intelligence. This particular transmission can learn and adapt to your driving style, so the journey ahead will be smooth.

Towing & Payload Capacities

Considering that this Toyota truck has two distinct engine options, it offers a wide range of abilities when it comes to towing materials and carrying payload. When armed with the 2.7L 4-cylinder, the Tacoma can effectively tow 3,500 pounds and carry up to 1,620 pounds of payload. When the new Tacoma is equipped with the 3.5L V6, it has an increase in its capacity to tow up to 6,400 pounds, while having the ability to carry up to 1,175 pounds of payload. The Tacoma makes for a great vehicle to head off an adventure, with bringing a boat, a trailer, or even jet skis along.

Sophisticated Technology Features

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The Tacoma comes outfitted with the Entune™ Audio system, which includes a 6.1-inch touchscreen display and a 6-speaker sound system. The screen also includes advanced voice recognition, which allows you to use your voice to select media from the AM/FM radio, the CD player, the device connected through the USB port or auxiliary input, or even your phone’s library or contact list through the Bluetooth® connectivity.

The Tacoma also includes the Toyota Safety Sense™ P, which is a suite of driver-assisting technology features. These features use sensors to measure distance and speed to detect a possible collision or road mishap. The suite includes Pre-Collision System with Pedestrian Detection, Lane Departure Alert with Sway Warning System, Automatic High Beams, and the Dynamic Radar Cruise Control.

Learning Even More About the 2019 Toyota Tacoma

At Bohn Toyota, we hope that you found this 2019 Tacoma review helpful in showing you what this impressive light-duty pickup truck offers. You learned enough about its performance and abilities, as well as its array of interior features. Next, you need to take a closer look at the Tacoma and climb into the cabin to really see if this truck is the one for you!

Schedule a test drive with us at Bohn Toyota. We’re happy to help drivers all throughout the Harvey, New Orleans, and Metairie areas find the vehicle that’s perfect for them!