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Look how many Tacoma's I saw on a 300+ mile trip.

Discussion in 'Off-Topic Discussion' started by luk8272, Jul 21, 2008.

  1. Jul 21, 2008 at 6:56 AM
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    luk8272

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    So I went on vaction starting on the 17th. Well when we left the first few vehicles I saw were some Tacomas, so I started counting and by the time I got back home 4 days later and about 320 mile I counted 171 Tacomas. I didn't count the pre tacoma Toyotas only Tacomas. I saw a wide variety from slammed to over 6" of lift. I even saw a few hauling some rather large campers. I didn't realize how many Tacomas were out there.
     
  2. Jul 21, 2008 at 7:00 AM
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    Khaos

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    The other day in less than a 10 mile drive I saw 12 Tacos. They are everywhere now.
     
  3. Jul 21, 2008 at 7:05 AM
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    lsocoee

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    Well now I'm going to have to start counting. They are all over the place in the New Orleans area.
     
  4. Jul 21, 2008 at 7:17 AM
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    luk8272

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    I just headed up to Robert Louisiana to go to Jelly Stone. I used I-10 to go and 190 to come back home. On the way up there was heavy traffic so I was watching the road and am sure I missed a few I only counted about 45 on the way up, but by the time we left the park I was up to atleast 70.
     
  5. Jul 21, 2008 at 8:19 AM
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    Simon's Mom

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    Back on topic, that is a lot of counting...what was the most popular color, silver's my guess???
     
  6. Jul 21, 2008 at 8:27 AM
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    tacomaman06

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    we have lots and lots of tacomas round here too........first gen and second gen too............and i see lots of silvers(both years) and speed way blues for the new ones. so im guessing those are the more popular color, but i also see alot of red first gens too.

    damn........i love tacomas!!!!:D
     
  7. Jul 21, 2008 at 8:42 AM
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    eordonez

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    i see a lot of tacomas here too, they have become very popular in the 2 years the dealership has been in town.... also i see a lot of 1st gen, brought from usa, ill start counting as well
     
  8. Jul 21, 2008 at 8:48 AM
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    Please tell me something i don't know...

    badass truck
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    it is a TOYOTA

    of course everybody is gonna want a piece of this...
     
  9. Jul 21, 2008 at 9:26 AM
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    missileman125fw

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    I see Tacomas all the time. So today I went for my morning run and I was gonna count how many I saw. Wouldn't ya know it, I didn't see a single one!

    Then I started thinking. Only somebody from TacomaWorld would count Tacomas!!!:D
     
  10. Jul 21, 2008 at 9:59 AM
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    i thought the same thing you would only count tacomas if you like them as much as we all do! i do the same its addicting 56 tacos in 45min
     
  11. Jul 21, 2008 at 12:07 PM
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    Yeppers!!! Back to the little trucks as the big ones sit and gas $$ hits the family check books.

    Either down size of get a car..no fricken way for most of the guys out there.
     
  12. Jul 21, 2008 at 2:53 PM
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    Seems that silver was the most popular color. I had my little girl helping out and she was constantly saying daddy theres your truck. The bad part is that I can't seem to stop counting, I don't want to count anymore but I do it without thinking.
     
  13. Oct 25, 2008 at 3:04 PM
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    well my point of wiew is you can check how many nissan honda chervolet if you see the difference is big .quality
     
  14. Oct 25, 2008 at 3:07 PM
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  15. Oct 25, 2008 at 3:16 PM
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    Good show. better economy. Where can I find some ribs like that?
     
  16. Oct 25, 2008 at 3:48 PM
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    There are many ib my area, on the east coast of Canada. Silver seems to be the most popular color. :)
     
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