2020 Toyota Tacoma Hybrid Is Happening, News, Specs

After great sales with the previous Toyota Tacoma pickup, the manufacturer will bring back the new Hybrid version. Except for the new engine, the upcoming 2020 Toyota Tacoma Hybrid model will get some minor changes.

The famous pickup truck is made to be more fuel efficient and is prepared to rival models like Ford Ranger and Nissan Frontier. The new generation will remain to sit on the same platform that is used on the models Hilux and 4Runner. According to the latest update, this pickup will be available sometime in 2020. At the same point, we expect the new Diesel model to appear.

2020 Toyota Tacoma Hybrid front

2020 Toyota Tacoma Hybrid Exterior Updates

The upcoming 2020 Toyota Tacoma Hybrid will keep the same styling as the base model. It comes with almost the same identical design and mechanic. Furthermore, this pickup shares the same platform with the models Hilux and 4Runner.

The front of this pickup is adorned with a big grill and high-tech LED headlights. Also, the rear looks the same with shaped taillights and a strong bumper. The safety will be changed and thanks to the company’s latest safety system, the new hybrid model will be safer than before.

2020 Toyota Tacoma Hybrid interior

Inside Will Get Some Tweaks Here and There

The interior of the 2020 Toyota Tacoma Hybrid will look pretty the same as gasoline models. The familiar cabin is present with the same design quality and materials. Also, there are two rows of seats and many spaces inside.

However, there will be some tweaks here and there. The instrument cluster and dashboard look more attractive with some new features. Also, the standard features remain to be unique as the rest of the truck.

2020 Toyota Tacoma Hybrid engine

2020 Toyota Tacoma Hybrid Engine

The all-new 2020 Toyota Tacoma Hybrid from the latest gossip will get a powerful engine that will be connected to the electric motors. The Japanese carmaker will provide under the hood a strong 3.5-liter V6 with three electric motors.

According to the same source, the total output will be around 310 horsepower. Also, the hybrid variant will deliver a way better fuel economy. However, the exact mileage figures are not available yet. Compare to the base model that comes with the standard front wheel drive system, the new hybrid will be only available with the all-wheel-drive setup.

Moreover, the base model is available with a 2.7-liter four-cylinder DOHC engine that creates 160 HP. The more powerful and optional is a 3.5-liter V6 that delivers 278 horses. Also, the new this year is a 2020 Toyota Tacoma Diesel model. This one will get under the hood a 2.8-liter four-cylinder that is delivering 200 horsepower and 350 lb-ft of torque.

2020 Toyota Tacoma Hybrid side

Price and Release Date

The price of the base model 2020 Toyota Tacoma will start at around 26,500. This price will not include destination charged that is $995. As we already wrote, the new diesel variant is also available this year, and it will cost 30,000. The final one is the Hybrid model that will be 32,500, according to the latest update.

The most popular TRD Pro model will keep the same pricing range of $40,000. The newest 2020 Toyota Tacoma hybrid pickup will hit the dealerships in the 2020 year, while the other models will be released in the last quarter of 2019.

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