Leaked information on the 2024 Toyota Tacoma likes to pop up on the Tacoma 4G discussion board. Muscle Automobiles & Vans observed that Tacoma 4G revealed a bit of the 2024 Tacoma order information for the Canadian market. Whereas noting that order guides are dynamic paperwork and sure, that is for Canada, we will in all probability get some big-picture concepts about what’s on the way in which for the trim ranges famous in these pages. As a reminder, the 2024 trims would be the SR, SR5, PreRunner, TRD Sport, TRD Off-Street, Restricted, TRD Professional, Trailhunter. The information right here solely covers the SR5, three road-focused trims within the TRD Sport, TRD Sport+, and TRD Sport Premium, and the dirt-focused TRD Off-Street. The TRD Off-Street Premium is talked about however no options are spelled out for it. The hybrid engine is not referenced.
The Canadian doc lists all Tacomas on the market there with the turbocharged 2.4-liter four-cylinder making 278 horsepower and 317 pound-feet of torque when fitted with the eight-speed automated transmission. The TRD Sport+ and TRD Off-Street might be out there there with the six-speed guide that drops engine output to 270 hp and 310 lb-ft. Within the U.S., we’re getting an entry-level SR trim with a much less highly effective model of the engine making 228 horsepower and 243 pound-feet of torque, with Toyota focusing on a lower cost right here by eradicating some cooling tools and vibration mounts that have been solely crucial for the higher-output variations. Toyota Canada would not promote the SR.
The eight exterior colours talked about within the doc are Black, Blue Crush Metallic, Celestial Silver Metallic, Photo voltaic Octane, Supersonic Pink, Underground, White, and Wind Chill Pearl. One other thread at Tacoma 4G says Bronze Oxide, and Ice Cap are a part of the palette. We have additionally been advised that Terra would be the particular colour solely out there for TRD Professional trims.
The SR5 carries over money-saving options like guide local weather management, however upgrades over the 2023 Tacoma with heated entrance seats, LED headlights, and bigger 17-inch wheels. The doc exhibits commonplace match might be six-way, manually-adjusted entrance seats in Canada in 2024, which might be a downgrade on the four-way energy driver’s seat on the bottom U.S.-spec SR5.
The entire TRD Sport trims are listed with “Full Digital Gauges,” LED fog lights, 18-inch wheels, and automated local weather management. The TRD Sport+ comes with a moonroof and eight-way energy adjustable entrance seats. Patrons have to step as much as the TRD Sport Premium to get dual-zone local weather management, ventilated SofTex-trimmed seats, and a 14-inch touchscreen infotainment system as commonplace tools.
The TRD Off-Street shrinks wheel dimension again to 17-inch, all the higher to serve the Bilstein shocks and BFG knobbies. This one additionally steps again to single-zone automated local weather management, although.
One more supposed leaked doc at Tacoma 4G says manufacturing on the non-hybrid Tacomas will not begin till December of this yr. If that is true, vehicles would not be anticipated to achieve dealerships till early subsequent yr. Worse information for these hanging out for the hybrid engine is that Toyota may not start hybrid manufacturing till April 2024. That is the juicy powertrain beginning with a turbo 2.4-liter four-cylinder, however with a battery and electrical motor cranking mixed output to 326 horsepower and 465 pound-feet of torque. Moreover the big quantity of energy and torque, the hybrid additionally provides 2.4-kW of onboard energy for equipment and instruments.