TORRANCE, California — The all-new 2016 Toyota Tacoma pickup truck will arrive at Toyota dealerships in September with a starting price of $24,200, including a $900 destination charge, Toyota Motor Sales U.S.A. said on Monday.
The 2016 base price is for a Tacoma 4x2 SR Access Cab with a 2.7-liter four-cylinder engine and six-speed automatic transmission. In comparison, the base 2015 Tacoma is priced at $21,850, including an $885 destination charge.
Toyota's Tacoma is available in 29 configurations in two cab types, the extended Access Cab and four-door Double Cab. Each cab is available in 4x2 and 4x4 configurations.
The 2016 Tacoma 4x2 Double Cab Limited with a 3.5-liter V6 engine and six-speed automatic transmission starts at $35,645, including shipping.
The 2016 Tacoma 4x4 will range in price from $25,725 for the base SR with a five-speed manual transmission to $38,720 for the V6 Limited with a six-speed automatic transmission. Prices include shipping charges.
Featuring two new engines, the pickup now offers a 2.7-liter four-cylinder rated at 159 horsepower and 180 pound-feet of torque, and an all-new V6 engine rated at 278 hp, an increase of 42 hp over the previous V6. Torque is pegged at 265 lb-ft.
The EPA has not released official fuel economy numbers on the 2016 Tacoma.
Edmunds says: Truck shoppers will note an increase of $2,350 on the base price of the 2016 Tacoma, but the truck is rebuilt inside and out, including an all-new powertrain and enhanced suspension tuning.