The 2015 Toyota Tacoma is a mid-size SUV is offered in two cab configurations: Access Cab and Double Ca).The 2015 Toyota Tacoma Access Cabs come with a standard bed 6 feet 1 inch, while the Double Cab models offer a short 5ft bed or standard foot1 bed 6 inches. Standard features on the rear of the unit (two wheel drive) 2015 Toyota Tacoma Access Cab include 15-inch wheels of steel, rear limited slip differential, power locks and windows, air conditioning, bed-liner made a utility rail system bed, cloth upholstery, folding rear seats with storage underneath, a tilt and telescopic steering wheel Bluetooth phone and audio connectivity, a touch screen of 6.1 inches and Entune audio system with CD player, iPod / USB connectivity and auxiliary audio jack. The sliding rear window is optional for 2015 Toyota Tacoma.
The 2015 Toyota Tacoma 2WD Double Cab adds black fenders, electric mirrors, driver adjustable lumbar, rear seat 60/40-split with adjustable headrests and rear bulkhead storage. Specifying driving all four wheels to any base Tacoma brings greater ride height steel wheels 16 inch, black fender, a protective plate of the motor and the front fender. The PreRunner, offered in both 2015 Toyota Tacoma Access and 2015 Toyota Tacoma Double Cab configurations, is a rear wheel drive Tacoma sharing otherwise standard features found in Tacoma 4WD.
The 2015 Toyota Tacoma Access Cab is eligible for Convenience package, which adds keyless entry, power mirrors, cruise control, tinted sliding rear window and steering wheel audio controls. The SR5 Package includes those elements more chrome grille and rear bumper trim, bumpers Color-keyed front and bumpers, fog lamps (V6 only), lumbar supportadjustable driver seat fabric only variable intermittent wipers, metallic- look at the instrument panel section, a leather steering wheel and shifter, dual sun visors with mirrors and extenders, and a rearview camera.
Available separately, the package of SR adds more color adjustment of the exterior body, black exclusive alloy wheels 16 inches, turn signals mounted mirror, smoked headlights and fog models. Prerunners V6 engine and 2015 Toyota Tacoma 4WD are also opting for the TRD Off-Road package, SR5 package also includes a heavy duty suspension with Bilstein shock absorbers, rear locking differential, Hill-Start Assist and Downhill Assist automatic models, alloy wheels 16-inch TRD graphics, an outlet of 115 volts in bed and sport seats. Alternatively, the 2015 Toyota Tacoma TRD Sport package features a sport suspension, alloy wheels of 17 inches, a hood scoop, extended exterior trim color-keyed, the outlet bed ridden and essentially the same characteristics Interior as the TRD Off-Road Package.
The 2015 Toyota Tacoma TRD Pro offers the same style off-road as the TRD Off-Road package, with much of the same team, and a more aggressive look, unique painting, cat-back exhaust, greater height of the front body side graphics. Finally, 2015 Toyota Tacoma Limited Package includes elements of chrome package SR5’s 18-inch wheels, chrome finish extended outside an auto-dimming rearview mirror with an outside temperature gauge and Home Link, heated front seats, leatherette upholstery, seven-speaker JBL audio system and high-resolution touch screen with HD radio, satellite radio, navigation and Entune mobile app suite. The 2015 Toyota Tacoma V6 Double taxis can also be equipped with JBL audio system as a separate option, while the improved touchscreen is available separately in both Access and Double Cab, with or without navigation and Entune mobile applications.
2015 Toyota Tacoma Interior
Although not particularly modern or sexy, booth 2015 Toyota Tacoma has a simple design control panel that puts first practicality, including climate marking three simple controls that are easily converted by gloved hands. The most panels are made of hard plastic, but build quality is perennially strong. The feature content is generally impressive, led by the standard touchscreen with iPod / USB and Bluetooth connectivity.
The front seats offer firm support, but the buffer is fairly flat, and many drivers find that their mounting points low relative to the floor impede comfort. While folding rear seats Access Cab fit only for small children or freight, Double Cab rear seat is surprisingly adult atmosphere, especially compared to the cramped cabin crew Frontier. In both cab styles, the rear seats flip up or fold down to provide a locked storage space. Tacoma Utility is enhanced by coating standard composite platform, which protects against dents and dings that normally accumulate in a truck bed. The outlet 115 volt optional mounted bed can be a real asset when you’re at work, and you will win friends and admirers when you’re camping or tailgating.
2015 Toyota Tacoma Engine
The 2015 Toyota Tacoma is available with rear- or four-wheel drive and a choice of two engines: a 2.7-liter four-cylinder or a 4.0-liter V6. The 2015 Toyota Tacoma comes standard with an engine four-cylinder rated at 159 horsepower and 180 pound-feet of torque. A five-speed manual transmission is standard on Access Cab models, while the rear-drive only PreRunner Access and Double Cab Automatic reach four standard speeds which is optional in others.
A rear wheel drive 2015 Toyota Tacoma with manual five-speed four-cylinder returns an EPA estimated 22 mpg combined (21 city / 25 highway), falling to 21 combined mpg (19/24) with the automatic. Pairing the four-cylinder engine with four-wheel drive and the EPA estimated 19 mpg combined with a transmission. The 2015 Toyota Tacoma V6 rated at 236 hp and 266 lb-ft of torque. The V6 comes with a five-speed automatic transmission or six-speed manual.
With the V6 and automatic transmission, the EPA estimated 19 mpg combined (17/21) with rear wheel drive and 18 mpg combined (16/21) with four-wheel drive. The V6 paired with six-speed manual returns 18 mpg combined (16/21) with rear wheel drive and 17 mpg combined (15/19) with 4WD. In performance testing, a 2015 Toyota Tacoma 4WD Double Cab V6 with automatic covered zero to 60 mph in 7.7 seconds, which is fast adequate for a midsize truck. Properly equipped, a 2015 Toyota Tacoma V6 can tow up to 6,500 pounds.
2015 Toyota Tacoma Safety
Standard safety equipment on the 2015 Toyota Tacoma includes antilock brakes (front disc, rear drum) with brake assist, front-seat side airbags, stability control, full-length side curtain airbags and active front headrests. A rearview camera is optional. In braking tests, 2015 Toyota Tacoma Double Cab V6 4WD stopped from 60 mph in 132 feet, an average distance for the segment.
In government crash tests, the Toyota Tacoma received an overall rating of four stars out of five. Of crew received three out of five stars for frontal crash impact, while Tacoma extended cab received four stars. All 2015 Toyota Tacoma received five stars for side impact. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety gave the 2015 Toyota Tacoma its highest rating of “good” in moderate overlap frontal offset and side crash tests, but his second-worst rating to “marginal” in the roof strength test. 2015 Toyota Tacoma bra seat / head design was rated “good” for whiplash protection in rear impacts.