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V8 tacoma!!

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas' started by Slick8810, Mar 13, 2009.

  1. Slick8810

    Slick8810 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    I got the new 4 wheel and off road magazine and it shows the new tacoma coming out with the option of the 4.7L V8. Has anyone heard what year this is coming out. I want one. Ive been wondering if they were gonna come out with a new tacoma with the V8 and now they are. What does everybody think about it???
     
  2. Marazzito

    Marazzito Well-Known Member

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    If they make a V8 Tacoma it won't be the 4.7 it will be the new 4.6 that will be in the 2010 Tundra and then the Sequoia and next gen 4runner.
     
  3. yosh2000

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    i think people have been talking about a V8 in a taco for at least 8 years....
     
  4. chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Staff Member

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    No way I would buy a first run V8......
     
  5. Gr8WhiteTaco

    Gr8WhiteTaco bishes love my haircut

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    what magazine did you read this in?
     
  6. yosh2000

    yosh2000 Well-Known Member

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    its all there...:D
     
  7. SC4333

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    Someone else can test the waters.
     
  8. DanGer

    DanGer Avatar approved by 98tacomav6

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    I would take a diesel over a V8 any day
     
  9. dwalden2

    dwalden2 Your mom goes to college

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    I read about that too. It's called the "Incross" concept. Has a 4.7L that puts out 271 hp and over 310 ft lbs. torque. But, the one I'm talking about was debuted in '07 at the SEMA show I believe.
     
  10. yosh2000

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    you realize sema cars are nearly all non-production cars, but simply showing off right....i have yet to see that yellow x-runner they had in 04...
     
  11. tacoholic

    tacoholic 09 but I drive a 012 Expedition...

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    Exactly!

    But I would buy the second model year. :D
     
  12. dwalden2

    dwalden2 Your mom goes to college

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    Yea. I was just saying that that was the only V8 Taco I've heard anything about.
     
  13. WilsonTheDog

    WilsonTheDog Kylie's dad

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    And about 8 times this week.
     
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    only .7 liter more than the currently six banger...i do not think it would be worth it.
     
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    tamer ZeroFMN.com

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    Why not? We all know Toyota makes reliable engines, and it's pretty much the same V8 run in all their other vehicles. There is nothing to be scared of.
     
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    TacoNut IgnoringChrisWatchingEdLi veVicariouslyThroughMJP2

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    Krazie Sj Resident Jackass

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    No replacement for Displacement. Booya says I. Never the less until I or this truck dies (Really with Toyota it's honestly a frigging coin toss) I won't be replacing it for a V8. However, if I have a spare 5 Grand kicking around I'll throw a Supercharger in there so fast your head will spin.
     
  18. RelentlessTaco

    RelentlessTaco Custom Tacoma bumpers & more for your offroad toy Vendor

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    I think rather than get a V8 Tacoma I'd do a Stage 2 URD MKII supercharger kit and bump to about 380HP in my Taco. Its already got all kinds of stuff on it and almost the way I want to keep it so I cant see myself taking a hit on selling or trading it in for a touch more power and a loss of MPGs, though it would sound badass!.
     
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    Janster Old & Forgetful

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  20. Joe B

    Joe B Well-Known Member

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    Why get a V8?
    A supercharger gives you more HP and torque and much better MPGs than the V8(the 4.6L that is).
    I'd be very surprised if the Tacoma comes out with a V8 option..
     
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