At 346/180 it should be on par with the Tacoma...or faster. Not quite a pig? In fact in a similarly weighted Colorado I'd say it would trounce the current Tacoma both in a 0-60 and at the gas station. As much as I like my Tacoma it either needs another 50hp or 5mpg's...or both!
The flagship Hilux model in Australia is the Hilux TRD with factory-installed supercharger on the 1GR-FE gas engine... This is what Australians drive when they can afford gas prices: