Toyota Tacoma Safety Features
When you’re shopping for a new pickup truck, chances are good that horsepower, torque, payload, and towing capacity are all near the top of your list of priorities. Without a doubt, the 2017 Toyota Tacoma delivers in all of these areas, but the Tacoma isn’t just a powerhouse midsize pickup—it’s also an incredibly safe option. Have a closer look at some of the many amazing safety features that may be found on the new Tacoma. Afterward, Shelby and Mt. Holly drivers can visit Toyota of Gastonia to experience the new Tacoma up close and in person.
Safety From the Start
The 2017 Toyota Tacoma has been been built not only with performance but also with safety in mind. With its high-strength steel doors, you’ll remain protected from other vehicles and the elements around you. Additionally, you’ll get standard safety features like:
- Front head restraints
- Front side airbags
- Side curtain airbags
- Drive and front passenger knee airbags
- Tire Pressure Monitor System (TPMS)
Star Safety System™
That’s only the start of what makes the 2017 Toyota Tacoma such a safe pick in a pickup. With this truck, you’ll also get the Star Safety System™, which includes a suite of integrated features like:
- Vehicle Stability Control (VSC)
- Traction Control (TRAC)
- Anti-lock Brake System (ABS)
- Electronic Brake-force Distribution (EBD)
- Brake Assist (BA)
- Smart Stop Technology® (SST)
Eyes Where You Need Them
Maneuvering a pickup truck can be difficult, but it’s made easier in the Toyota Tacoma with the help of an available rearview camera display and rear parking sensors. Whether you’re backing up at the job site, trekking off road, or hauling a trailer, these features give you added peace of mind and an extra tool in your toolbox.
The team at Toyota wants to make sure you and your Tacoma get all the attention you need. The ToyotaCare package includes two years or 25,000 miles of standard maintenance from a certified Toyota technician, as well as up to two years and unlimited miles of 24-hour roadside assistance.
Safety First Inside the 2017 Toyota Tacoma
When you invest in a pickup truck, you want a vehicle that’s built to last, as well as one that’s constructed to keep you and your passengers safe. The 2017 Toyota Tacoma strongly delivers in both of these categories. You can find it on sale right now at Toyota of Gastonia, where we have a full inventory of this midsize pickup in stock. When you’re ready to take the next step, drive 6 miles southeast from Mt. Holly or 30 miles east from Shelby to our dealership at 4821 Wilkinson Blvd in Gastonia, NC. We’re open every day, and you can reach us directly at (855) 889-9794.