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Tacomas built in Texas.

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas' started by stmpjmpr, Aug 26, 2010.

  1. Aug 26, 2010 at 9:15 PM
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    stmpjmpr

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  2. Aug 27, 2010 at 1:48 AM
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    I thought they were built in mexico like most if not all other brand trucks were?
     
  3. Aug 27, 2010 at 2:29 AM
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    no. previously trucks were built in california and mexico. now they are built in texas and mexico.
     
  4. Aug 27, 2010 at 4:25 AM
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  5. Aug 27, 2010 at 7:26 AM
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    I just bought a 2011 tacoma reg cab 4x4 that identifies San Antonio as the assembly plant.
     
  6. Aug 27, 2010 at 7:39 AM
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    and san antonio is damn near mexico
     
  7. Aug 27, 2010 at 9:30 AM
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    yea but we're not :D hahaha i know a few folks from high school that are working there and they are excited about working on the tacoma now. good to see a company investing money into a community the way toyota did with that factory, especially considering it's not even in thier country. i know that it saves them money from import taxes etc. but it still has done loads to prevent San Antonio from largly being affected by the recession.
     
  8. Aug 27, 2010 at 9:33 AM
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    So now I bet we start seeing TX edition trucks rolling around...............cattle horns and all............
     
  9. Aug 27, 2010 at 9:41 AM
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    theflyingtosher

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    we call them Longhorns sir, and you are already behind the curve haha

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    Originally posted by 4WD here
     
  10. Aug 27, 2010 at 10:41 AM
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    We've had Texas Edition Tacomas for a few years now. Minus the 'cattle horns' though. :D
     
  11. Aug 27, 2010 at 1:46 PM
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    Yeaaah ive seen plenty here. All it is is a shiny texas symbol next to the tacoma badge on the doors. And some bigger chrome wheels.
     
  12. Aug 27, 2010 at 1:55 PM
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    I actually saw one @ a dealership 2 days ago hidden way in the back in Pasadena CA...
     
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