I ride bikes, I have friends, and I often find myself travelling to places with no pavement. Therefore, I now lust for a full cab, short bed, Toyota Tacoma TRD. Probably none of you know me personally, but take my word for it, this vehicle seems highly out of character for me. It is far too reliable, sensible, and dare … »
Swapped out the 195/70's on the front for some 185/60's. They don't rub anywhere near as bad anymore but at the same time they don't look quite as nice, since they don't tuck up into the fenders. Oh well.
This is a one-off, purpose built vehicle designed to travel the severe winter weather of Antarctica and set a land speed record to the South Pole. In 2011, Jason De Carteret, a renowned adventurist, using "Polar" broke two Guinness records crossing the Antarctic ice cap from Patriot Hills to the South Pole and back: 39… »
After seeing Cherry_Man1's post
Max towing and GVWR are great facts, fun even, as are the mileage and power comparisons of a V8 vs turbo-turbo V6, but does that shit actually matter to the people who will never own one of these trucks and merely bitch online about them? »
Another teaser from Toyota seems to suggest (via the type of event setup for the reveal) that the idea of a Toyota Raptor might not be too far off. I still think its going to be mostly cosmetic with a slight increase in suspension tuning...but I hope Im proven wrong and they are going all in. »
Two observations: 1- It looks pretty sharp in person; I thought I would hate it, I don't. 2- It is friggin' HUGE! It was at a light with the current generation model nearby, the size difference is drastic. »