The first thing you will notice looking at the TRD PRO trim level of the 2020 Toyota Tacoma is the badging and decals on the exterior. You may also notice the TRD skid plate, logo stitching on the seats, and maybe optional packages reserved for TRD off-roading, like a snorkel, hood scoop, or other equipment. But the real differences that make the TRD PRO the best version of the 2020 Toyota Tacoma are hidden in the details. Read on to learn more about this trim.
2020 Toyota Tacoma TRD PRO Engine
There are two total engine options available for the Tacoma, a 2.7L I4 engine, and a 3.5L V6. The TRD PRO trim level always comes with the V6, which is ideal for the TRD PRO and its off-road propensities. This engine produces 278 horsepower and 265 lb-ft of torque. It’s a direct injection engine that is ready to keep the Tacoma going wherever you need it to go.
2020 Toyota Tacoma TRD PRO Safety Features
The ruggedness of the trim doesn’t mean the TRD PRO is unsafe. As the highest trim level, it comes with all the best safety technology and equipment, including trim-exclusive LED headlamps. Driver assistance technology like blind-spot monitoring and lane departure warning help keep attentive drivers safe. Things like turn signal mirrors, emergency braking assist, and daytime running lights all help keep everyone on the road safer all at once.
2020 Toyota Tacoma TRD PRO Off-Road Capability
The TRD PRO is meant to leave the roads for adventure. The 9.4 inches of ground clearance that is standard for the model is further aided by an angle of approach increased to 35 degrees and features a skid plate. Even the angle of departure is increased by a hair to 23.9 degrees. The wheels may only be 16 inches, but they make up for it with larger tires for better rock crawling ability.