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Why Toyota?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by focotacoma, Nov 30, 2010.

  1. Nov 30, 2010 at 8:38 PM
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    focotacoma

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    Im getting there......
    :cool:What the hell is toyota introducing this model for.....it just seems like a terrible marketing plan......?

    exterior_image12.jpg
     
  2. Nov 30, 2010 at 8:41 PM
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    01tacoprerunner

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  3. Nov 30, 2010 at 9:07 PM
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    cactuscorn

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    what are those... 12's?
     
  4. Nov 30, 2010 at 9:09 PM
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    TACOMA TRD

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    They needed something new for 11 besides the grille. You be surprised with the folks who buy them though.
     
  5. Nov 30, 2010 at 9:10 PM
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    Yoytoda

    Yoytoda The Little Truck That Could

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    eh, it will suite many people in cali type areas... 4door, economical, cheap
     
  6. Nov 30, 2010 at 9:10 PM
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    "OldManTan"

    "OldManTan" Now my Taco is bloody Red, ewww

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    They introduce, ugly low riders (4door, Access or reg cab) as a marketing strategy to get people to buy a prerunner or 4x4. I love my taco but their regular 2wds are UGLY!!
     
  7. Nov 30, 2010 at 9:11 PM
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    toyotatacomaTRD

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    Not my thing, but it is very practical..
     
  8. Nov 30, 2010 at 9:12 PM
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    Yoytoda

    Yoytoda The Little Truck That Could

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    FWIW i think toyota was:rasta: when they thought "hey, lets put 4x4 suspension under a 2wd truck and call it a prerunner"

    :p
     
  9. Nov 30, 2010 at 9:12 PM
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    focotacoma

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    coming from c mack anything that remotely bangs (ie 4banger) that means a lot!!:D
     
  10. Nov 30, 2010 at 9:17 PM
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    :p:D
     
  11. Nov 30, 2010 at 9:30 PM
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    agreed...... i guess the double cab 2wd would be good work truck.......

    just seems strange to have a 4000lb truck with a inline 4 ......o well

    wait till they release the dclb 2wd..........
    and maybe the dc x runner?:rolleyes:
     
  12. Nov 30, 2010 at 9:31 PM
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    Yoytoda

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    a dcsb xrunner would be sweet!
     
  13. Nov 30, 2010 at 9:34 PM
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    my thoughts too......or a dclb x runner???


    idk with that long of a wheelbase and low height they might have to add a tandem axel in the back? :p
     
  14. Nov 30, 2010 at 9:35 PM
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    for the record just kidding cmack.....your alright:D
     
  15. Nov 30, 2010 at 9:36 PM
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    WhatThePho?

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    Slammed double cab, It would look good with some Xrunner wheels and maybe a bit more lowered.
     
  16. Nov 30, 2010 at 9:38 PM
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    Sig quote !!!
     
  17. Nov 30, 2010 at 9:43 PM
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    I can see a DC 4banger, but why put fender flares over such tiny wheels? Those wheels already looked crazy small without the fender flares.
     
  18. Nov 30, 2010 at 9:48 PM
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    Stupid hurts.

    Stupid hurts. Hoogie boogie!

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    Exactly what I was thinking...

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  19. Nov 30, 2010 at 9:52 PM
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    WhatThePho?

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    That is clean.

    edit: Wait WTF!? 5 lug on double cab? HOW!?!?!? did he swap cab?
     
  20. Nov 30, 2010 at 9:55 PM
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    focotacoma

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    i think thats the old street runner or whatever it was called on the 1st gens
     
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