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3rd Gen Tacoma Possible Look

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by NAYo2002, Dec 13, 2009.

  1. Dec 13, 2009 at 10:21 PM
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    NAYo2002

    NAYo2002 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    I just roughly put together a 3rd gen 4runner with gen 2 tacoma's bed. It's not perfect by any means, but you can get some ideas of what 3rd gen might look like. Just thought I'd share.

    gen3tacoma.jpg
     
  2. Dec 13, 2009 at 10:22 PM
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    derekabraham

    derekabraham Living vicariously through everybody

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    Interesting...
     
  3. Dec 13, 2009 at 10:22 PM
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    08pretaco

    08pretaco Almost there

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    haha could have posted this in the already started what the 3rd gen will look like. anyways i like what you did and i can see the new tacoma looking alot more boxy like the new 4 runners!
     
  4. Dec 13, 2009 at 10:23 PM
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    TX TRD Runner

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    This might be a knee jerk...but I am going with FUGLY!

    Not the cropping...the 3rd generation Tacoma
     
  5. Dec 13, 2009 at 10:29 PM
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    cheehab

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    It looks kinda like a RidgeLine....
     
  6. Dec 13, 2009 at 10:37 PM
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    TL697

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    Not a fan...

    Love my '09...
     
  7. Dec 13, 2009 at 10:43 PM
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    I thought there was already concept pictures out? i.e. no chopping required.

    And yes, ugly as sin.
     
  8. Dec 13, 2009 at 10:45 PM
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    AvsFanTRD

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    Both these statements are correct
     
  9. Dec 13, 2009 at 10:47 PM
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    never mind, it was the 4Runner I saw.
     
  10. Dec 13, 2009 at 11:01 PM
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    :puke:

    Looks like a Ridgeline/Hilux cross I wouldn't buy one if that's what they look like..
     
  11. Dec 13, 2009 at 11:11 PM
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    sincitytaco

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    they just keep getting uglier. I don't know why all these companies ruin good designs by trying to reinvent the wheel, no pun intended. The best looking Toyotas were the 04 double cab Tacos. They should make one of those again, but bigger and more heavy duty.
     
  12. Dec 13, 2009 at 11:15 PM
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    exactly my thought
     
  13. Dec 14, 2009 at 9:48 AM
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    the 4Runner comes with a Trail version... more plastic than paint, maybe they'll offer something similar for tacos.

    [​IMG]
     
  14. Dec 14, 2009 at 9:50 AM
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  15. Dec 14, 2009 at 9:56 AM
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    But I really didn't like the 2nd gens at first though! I thought the rear fender flare with the angle was ridiculous. Man it sure grew on me though! I do like the new 4Runners after seeing one in person and have (some) faith in Toyota that they'll make the 3rd gen pretty rad.
     
  16. Dec 14, 2009 at 10:11 AM
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  17. Dec 14, 2009 at 10:14 AM
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    I like that trail edition, I wish it was available with the third seat...online it says only the sr5 and the limited have the 3rd seat option, and the limited is ugly with those 20 inch tires.
     
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  19. Dec 14, 2009 at 11:31 AM
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    Looks like a Ridgeline had a one night stand with a Pathfinder from the 90's, smoked allot of crack during the pregnancy, and spit this out 3 months early...
     
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