Toyota Tacoma 4WD Information

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Toyota Tacoma 4WD Safety

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has conducted 0 recalls, 0 investigations of reports of a defective product, and recorded 0 safety complaints filed against this vehicle.


Crash Test Results (ratings out of 5):

Year Variation Overall Rating Front Crash Rating
(Driver)
Front Crash
(Passenger)
Side Crash
(Driver side)
Side Crash
(Passenger side)
Rollover
2020 2020 Toyota TACOMA PU/CC 2WD 4 4 (picture) 4 4 (picture) 5 4
2020 2020 Toyota TACOMA PU/CC 4WD 4 4 (picture) 4 4 (picture) 5 4
2020 2020 Toyota TACOMA PU/EC 2WD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated 4
2020 2020 Toyota TACOMA PU/EC 4WD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated 4
2019 2019 Toyota Tacoma PU/CC 2WD 4 4 (picture) 4 4 (picture) 5 4
2019 2019 Toyota Tacoma PU/CC 4WD 4 4 (picture) 4 4 (picture) 5 4
2019 2019 Toyota Tacoma PU/EC 2WD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated 4
2019 2019 Toyota Tacoma PU/EC 4WD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated 4
2018 2018 Toyota Tacoma PU/CC 2WD 4 4 (picture) 4 4 (picture) 5 4
2018 2018 Toyota Tacoma PU/CC 4WD 4 4 (picture) 4 4 (picture) 5 4
2018 2018 Toyota Tacoma PU/EC 2WD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated 4
2018 2018 Toyota Tacoma PU/EC 4WD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated 4
2017 2017 Toyota Tacoma PU/CC 2WD 4 4 (picture) 4 4 (picture) 5 4
2017 2017 Toyota Tacoma PU/CC 4WD 4 4 (picture) 4 4 (picture) 5 4
2017 2017 Toyota Tacoma PU/EC 2WD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated 4
2017 2017 Toyota Tacoma PU/EC 4WD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated 4
2016 2016 Toyota Tacoma PU/CC 2WD 4 4 (picture) 4 4 (picture) 5 4
2016 2016 Toyota Tacoma PU/CC 4WD 4 4 (picture) 4 4 (picture) 5 4
2016 2016 Toyota Tacoma PU/EC 2WD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated 4
2016 2016 Toyota Tacoma PU/EC 4WD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated 4
2015 2015 Toyota Tacoma PU/CC 2WD 4 4 (picture) 3 5 (picture) 5 4
2015 2015 Toyota Tacoma PU/CC 4WD 4 4 (picture) 3 5 (picture) 5 4
2015 2015 Toyota Tacoma PU/EC 2WD 4 4 (picture) 4 4 (picture) 5 4
2015 2015 Toyota Tacoma PU/EC 4WD 4 4 (picture) 4 4 (picture) 5 4
2014 2014 Toyota Tacoma PU/CC 2WD 4 4 (picture) 3 4 (picture) 5 4
2014 2014 Toyota Tacoma PU/CC 4WD 4 4 (picture) 3 4 (picture) 5 4
2014 2014 Toyota Tacoma PU/EC 2WD 4 4 (picture) 4 5 (picture) 5 4
2014 2014 Toyota Tacoma PU/EC 4WD 4 4 (picture) 4 5 (picture) 5 4
2014 2014 Toyota Tacoma PU/RC 2WD 4 4 4 5 Not Rated 4
2014 2014 Toyota Tacoma PU/RC 4WD 4 4 4 5 Not Rated 4
2013 2013 Toyota Tacoma PU/CC 2WD 4 4 (picture) 3 4 (picture) 5 4
2013 2013 Toyota Tacoma PU/CC 4WD 4 4 (picture) 3 4 (picture) 5 4
2013 2013 Toyota Tacoma PU/EC 2WD 4 4 (picture) 4 5 (picture) 5 4
2013 2013 Toyota Tacoma PU/EC 4WD 4 4 (picture) 4 5 (picture) 5 4
2013 2013 Toyota Tacoma PU/RC 2WD 4 4 4 5 Not Rated 4
2013 2013 Toyota Tacoma PU/RC 4WD 4 4 4 5 Not Rated 4
2012 2012 Toyota Tacoma PU/CC 2WD 4 4 (picture) 3 4 (picture) 5 4
2012 2012 Toyota Tacoma PU/CC 4WD 4 4 (picture) 3 4 (picture) 5 4
2012 2012 Toyota Tacoma PU/EC 2WD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated 4
2012 2012 Toyota Tacoma PU/EC 4WD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated 4
2012 2012 Toyota Tacoma PU/RC 2WD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated 4
2012 2012 Toyota Tacoma PU/RC 4WD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated 4
2011 2011 Toyota Tacoma PU/CC AWD 4 4 (picture) 2 4 (picture) 5 4
2011 2011 Toyota Tacoma PU/CC RWD 4 4 (picture) 2 4 (picture) 5 4
2011 2011 Toyota Tacoma PU/EC AWD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated 4
2011 2011 Toyota Tacoma PU/EC RWD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated 4
2011 2011 Toyota Tacoma PU/RC AWD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated 4
2011 2011 Toyota Tacoma PU/RC RWD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated 4
2009 2009 Toyota Tacoma 4-DR.w/SAB Not Rated 5 (picture) 5 5 (picture) 5 4
2009 2009 Toyota Tacoma Extended Cab w/SAB Not Rated 5 (picture) 5 5 Not Rated 4
2009 2009 Toyota Tacoma Regular Cab w/SAB Not Rated 5 5 5 (picture) Not Rated 4
2008 2008 Toyota Tacoma 4-DR. Not Rated 5 (picture) 5 5 (picture) 5 4
2008 2008 Toyota Tacoma Extended Cab Not Rated 5 (picture) 5 5 Not Rated 4
2008 2008 Toyota Tacoma Regular Cab Not Rated 5 5 5 (picture) Not Rated 4
2007 2007 Toyota Tacoma 4-DR. Not Rated 5 (picture) 5 5 (picture) 5 4
2007 2007 Toyota Tacoma Extended Cab Not Rated 5 (picture) 5 5 Not Rated 4
2007 2007 Toyota Tacoma Regular Cab Not Rated 5 5 5 (picture) Not Rated 4
2006 2006 Toyota Tacoma 4-DR. Not Rated 5 (picture) 5 5 (picture) 5 4
2006 2006 Toyota Tacoma Extended Cab Not Rated 5 (picture) 5 5 Not Rated 4
2006 2006 Toyota Tacoma Regular Cab Not Rated 5 5 5 (picture) Not Rated 4
2005 2005 Toyota Tacoma 4-DR. Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated
2005 2005 Toyota Tacoma Extended Cab Not Rated 5 (picture) 5 5 Not Rated Not Rated
2005 2005 Toyota Tacoma Regular Cab Not Rated 5 5 5 (picture) Not Rated Not Rated
2004 2004 Toyota Tacoma Double Cab Not Rated 4 (picture) 4 5 (picture) 5 3
2004 2004 Toyota Tacoma Extended Cab Not Rated 3 (picture) 4 3 (picture) Not Rated 3
2004 2004 Toyota Tacoma Regular Cab Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated 3
2003 2003 Toyota Tacoma Double Cab Not Rated 4 (picture) 4 5 (picture) 5 Not Rated
2003 2003 Toyota Tacoma Extended Cab Not Rated 3 (picture) 4 3 (picture) Not Rated 2
2002 2002 Toyota Tacoma 4-DR. Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated 2
2002 2002 Toyota Tacoma Extended Cab Not Rated 3 (picture) 4 3 (picture) Not Rated Not Rated
2001 2001 Toyota Tacoma 4-DR. Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated 2
2001 2001 Toyota Tacoma Extended Cab Not Rated 3 (picture) 4 3 (picture) Not Rated Not Rated
2000 2000 Toyota Tacoma Extended Cab Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated 1 Not Rated Not Rated
1999 1999 Toyota Tacoma Extended Cab Not Rated 4 (picture) 4 1 Not Rated Not Rated
1998 1998 Toyota Tacoma Extended Cab Not Rated 4 (picture) 3 Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated
1997 1997 Toyota Tacoma Not Rated 2 3 Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated
1997 1997 Toyota Tacoma Extended Cab Not Rated 1 (picture) 3 Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated
1996 1996 Toyota Tacoma Not Rated 2 3 Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated

Fuel Efficiency

Toyota has manufactured models of Tacoma 4WD for 26 years. They average 17.7 combined miles per gallon, with the latest 2020 Tacoma 4WD above average at 20 combined MPG.

Government regulators estimate the fuel cost of the 2020 Tacoma 4WD to be $1,950 per year. This estimate is based on 15,000 miles driven, 55% city driving and 45% highway driving, and regular gasoline.

Compared to other vehicles, you spend $2,500 more over 5 years compared to an average vehicle.

The Tacoma 4WD consumes about 16 barrels of petroleum per year, according to the standard estimate of 15,000 miles driven. Most of the world's petroleum comes from countries like Russia, Saudi Arabia, the U.S., and Iraq.

The Tacoma 4WD emits 441 grams of CO2 per mile, or roughly 6,615,000 grams per year. To put this into perspective, a normal tree absorbs about 21,000 grams of CO2 per year, so about 315 trees would offset these emissions. The Tacoma 4WD does not have start-stop technology.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
2020 Toyota Tacoma 4WD 20 22 19
2019 Toyota Tacoma 4WD 20 22 19
2018 Toyota Tacoma 4WD 20 22 19
2017 Toyota Tacoma 4WD 20 22 19
2016 Toyota Tacoma 4WD 19 21 17
2015 Toyota Tacoma 4WD 19 21 18
2014 Toyota Tacoma 4WD 17 19 16
2013 Toyota Tacoma 4WD 19 21 18
2012 Toyota Tacoma 4WD 17 19 15
2011 Toyota Tacoma 4WD 16 18 14
2010 Toyota Tacoma 4WD 15 18 14
2009 Toyota Tacoma 4WD 18 20 16
2008 Toyota Tacoma 4WD 19 22 17
2007 Toyota Tacoma 4WD 16 18 15
2006 Toyota Tacoma 4WD 16 18 14
2005 Toyota Tacoma 4WD 16 18 14
2004 Toyota Tacoma 4WD 16 18 15
2003 Toyota Tacoma 4WD 16 18 15
2002 Toyota Tacoma 4WD 16 18 15
2001 Toyota Tacoma 4WD 17 18 15
2000 Toyota Tacoma 4WD 16 18 15
1999 Toyota Tacoma 4WD 16 18 15
1998 Toyota Tacoma 4WD 16 18 15
1997 Toyota Tacoma 4WD 16 18 15
1996 Toyota Tacoma 4WD 16 18 15
1995 Toyota Tacoma 4WD 16 18 15

MPG breakdown by model options

The Toyota Tacoma 4WD has 95 different model options on record with the EPA since 1995. For the most accurate MPG estimates, find your exact model below.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
2020 Automatic (S6), 6-cyl, 3.5 L 20 22 18
2020 Manual 6-spd, 6-cyl, 3.5 L 18 21 17
2020 Automatic (S6), 4-cyl, 2.7 L 20 22 19
2019 Automatic (S6), 6-cyl, 3.5 L 20 22 18
2019 Manual 6-spd, 6-cyl, 3.5 L 18 21 17
2019 Automatic (S6), 4-cyl, 2.7 L 20 22 19
2018 Automatic (S6), 6-cyl, 3.5 L 20 22 18
2018 Manual 6-spd, 6-cyl, 3.5 L 18 21 17
2018 Automatic (S6), 4-cyl, 2.7 L 20 22 19
2017 Manual 6-spd, 6-cyl, 3.5 L 18 21 17
2017 Automatic (S6), 6-cyl, 3.5 L 20 23 18
2017 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.7 L 20 21 19
2017 Automatic (S6), 4-cyl, 2.7 L 20 22 19
2016 Automatic (S6), 4-cyl, 2.7 L 20 22 19
2016 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.7 L 20 21 19
2016 Automatic (S6), 6-cyl, 3.5 L 20 23 18
2016 Manual 6-spd, 6-cyl, 3.5 L 19 21 17
2015 Manual 6-spd, 6-cyl, 4.0 L 17 19 15
2015 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.7 L 19 20 18
2015 Automatic 5-spd, 6-cyl, 4.0 L 18 21 16
2015 Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 2.7 L 19 21 18
2014 Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 2.7 L 19 21 18
2014 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.7 L 19 21 18
2014 Automatic 5-spd, 6-cyl, 4.0 L 18 21 16
2014 Manual 6-spd, 6-cyl, 4.0 L 17 19 16
2013 Automatic 5-spd, 6-cyl, 4.0 L 18 21 16
2013 Manual 6-spd, 6-cyl, 4.0 L 17 19 16
2013 Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 2.7 L 19 21 18
2013 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.7 L 19 21 18
2012 Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 2.7 L 19 21 18
2012 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.7 L 19 20 18
2012 Automatic 5-spd, 6-cyl, 4.0 L 18 21 16
2012 Manual 6-spd, 6-cyl, 4.0 L 17 19 15
2011 Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 2.7 L 19 21 18
2011 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.7 L 19 20 18
2011 Automatic 5-spd, 6-cyl, 4.0 L 18 20 16
2011 Manual 6-spd, 6-cyl, 4.0 L 16 18 14
2010 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.7 L 19 22 17
2010 Automatic 5-spd, 6-cyl, 4.0 L 18 20 16
2010 Manual 6-spd, 6-cyl, 4.0 L 15 18 14
2009 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.7 L 19 22 17
2009 Manual 6-spd, 6-cyl, 4.0 L 16 19 14
2009 Automatic 5-spd, 6-cyl, 4.0 L 18 20 16
2008 Automatic 5-spd, 6-cyl, 4.0 L 18 20 16
2008 Manual 6-spd, 6-cyl, 4.0 L 16 18 15
2008 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.7 L 19 22 17
2007 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.7 L 19 22 17
2007 Automatic 5-spd, 6-cyl, 4.0 L 17 20 16
2007 Manual 6-spd, 6-cyl, 4.0 L 16 18 15
2006 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.7 L 18 21 17
2006 Automatic 5-spd, 6-cyl, 4.0 L 17 20 16
2006 Manual 6-spd, 6-cyl, 4.0 L 16 18 14
2005 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.7 L 18 21 17
2005 Automatic 5-spd, 6-cyl, 4.0 L 17 20 16
2005 Manual 6-spd, 6-cyl, 4.0 L 16 18 14
2004 Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 2.7 L 18 19 16
2004 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.7 L 17 20 16
2004 Automatic 4-spd, 6-cyl, 3.4 L 16 18 14
2004 Manual 5-spd, 6-cyl, 3.4 L 16 18 15
2003 Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 2.7 L 18 19 16
2003 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.7 L 17 20 16
2003 Automatic 4-spd, 6-cyl, 3.4 L 16 18 15
2003 Manual 5-spd, 6-cyl, 3.4 L 16 18 15
2002 Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 2.7 L 18 19 16
2002 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.7 L 17 20 16
2002 Automatic 4-spd, 6-cyl, 3.4 L 16 17 15
2002 Manual 5-spd, 6-cyl, 3.4 L 16 18 15
2001 Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 2.7 L 18 19 17
2001 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.7 L 18 20 17
2001 Automatic 4-spd, 6-cyl, 3.4 L 16 18 15
2001 Manual 5-spd, 6-cyl, 3.4 L 17 18 15
2000 Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 2.7 L 18 20 17
2000 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.7 L 17 19 15
2000 Automatic 4-spd, 6-cyl, 3.4 L 16 18 15
2000 Manual 5-spd, 6-cyl, 3.4 L 16 18 15
1999 Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 2.7 L 17 19 16
1999 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.7 L 17 20 16
1999 Automatic 4-spd, 6-cyl, 3.4 L 17 18 15
1999 Manual 5-spd, 6-cyl, 3.4 L 16 18 15
1998 Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 2.7 L 18 20 16
1998 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.7 L 17 20 16
1998 Automatic 4-spd, 6-cyl, 3.4 L 16 18 15
1998 Manual 5-spd, 6-cyl, 3.4 L 16 18 15
1997 Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 2.7 L 18 20 16
1997 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.7 L 18 20 16
1997 Automatic 4-spd, 6-cyl, 3.4 L 16 18 15
1997 Manual 5-spd, 6-cyl, 3.4 L 16 18 15
1996 Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 2.7 L 18 19 16
1996 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.7 L 18 21 17
1996 Automatic 4-spd, 6-cyl, 3.4 L 16 17 15
1996 Manual 5-spd, 6-cyl, 3.4 L 16 18 15
1995 Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 2.7 L 18 19 16
1995 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.7 L 18 20 16
1995 Automatic 4-spd, 6-cyl, 3.4 L 16 17 15
1995 Manual 5-spd, 6-cyl, 3.4 L 16 18 15