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User Ranking Drivers and owners ranked these cars in 9 categories.

New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

2018 Toyota Tacoma
Access Cab I4 SR
MSRP
$25,400
Invoice
$23,813
Average Price Paid
$23,738
163 listings nationwide

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1998 Toyota Tercel
2 Dr CE Coupe
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Access Cab I4 SR
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2 Dr CE Coupe
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Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2018 Toyota Tacoma
Access Cab I4 SR
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$25,189
10 listings nationwide

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1998 Toyota Tercel
2 Dr CE Coupe
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$13,110

Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2018 Toyota Tacoma
Access Cab I4 SR
Andrew Newton Preview:

Toyota’s venerable Tacoma pickup is currently in its third generation, which was only just introduced for 2016. While it has increasingly stiff competition from the Chevrolet Colorado/...

1998 Toyota Tercel
2 Dr CE Coupe

Toyota dropped the 4-door Tercel sedan for 1998, leaving only the 2-door sedan. The remaining Tercel model did get a small makeover, including a new grille, front fascia, tail lamps, r...

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2018 Toyota Tacoma
Access Cab I4 SR
70
writes:
I love this truck. It handles good and tows good with plenty of power. It has a good right height. I really l...
40
writes:
I own a 99 Tacoma 4x4 which has been bullet proof. Reportedly the newer models are not as reliable. The 2018 h...
Looks/Style Ranked 2018 Honda Ridgeline RTL-E AWD worse.
"The looks are a toss up but the Honda color choices are much better."
Back Seats Ranked 2018 Honda Ridgeline RTL-E AWD better.
"Better padding and more leg room in the Ridgeline back seats"
writes:
Nice truck but pricey
Value Ranked 2017 Toyota Tundra 1794 Edition CrewMax 5.7L FFV 4WD better.
"Heavier and more features. I wanted a heavier truck to pull trailer with tractor"
Would Buy Ranked 2017 Toyota Tundra 1794 Edition CrewMax 5.7L FFV 4WD better.
"see above "
1998 Toyota Tercel
2 Dr CE Coupe
writes:
Driving a 98 auto, 4 speed at the moment. Cheap on gas, reliable, works like a champ at 270k. Replaced rear s...
Looks/Style Ranked 1985 Toyota Van better.
"The 1984 to 1989 North American toyota van is the godess of all mini vans."
95
1998 Toyota Tercel 2 Dr CE CoupeReview:

The 98 Tercel Was One Of The Best Cars I Have Ever Owned. — I used to own a 1998 Toyota Tercel, and if you do find one for sale you might want to consider it. M...

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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1998 Toyota Tercel 2 Dr CE CoupeReview:

Termobile — very good car i really like it because is black and i have a spoiler on the back. But its not a beau...

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Specs

2018 Toyota Tacoma
Access Cab I4 SR
1998 Toyota Tercel
2 Dr CE Coupe
Powertrain 6-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
4X2
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
20 MPG
25 MPG
27 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
23 MPG
30 MPG
35 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 21.1 gal 11 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
159 hp @ 5,200 RPM
93 hp @ 5,400 RPM
93 hp @ 5,400 RPM
Torque
180 lb-ft @ 3,800 RPM
100 lb-ft @ 4,400 RPM
100 lb-ft @ 4,400 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
10.2:1
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Displacement
2,700 cc
1,500 cc
1,500 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.74 in x 3.74 in
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Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Optional
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard --
Curtain Airbags Standard --
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Side Driver -- 3 stars
Side Rear Passenger -- 4 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Standard Optional
Cassette Player -- Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Optional
Power Door Locks Standard Optional
Passenger Power Seats -- Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 4 seats 4 seats
Front Legroom 42.9 in 41.2 in
Back Legroom 24.6 in 31.9 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume -- 9.3 cu ft
Maximum Payload 1,620 lbs --
Standard Towing Capacity 3,500 lbs --
Maximum Towing Capacity 3,500 lbs --
Exterior
Length 212.3 in 161.8 in
Width 74.4 in 64.8 in
Height 70.6 in 53.2 in
Wheelbase 127.4 in 93.7 in
Bed Length 73.7 in --

Available Options

2018 Toyota Tacoma
Access Cab I4 SR

Exterior Colors

  • Barcelona Red Metallic
  • Magnetic Gray Metallic
  • Midnight Black Metallic
  • Silver Sky Metallic
  • Super White

Option Packages

  • Hard Tri-Fold Tonneau Cover
  • 5" Chrome Oval Tube Steps
  • Cast Aluminum Running Boards
  • Exterior Package
1998 Toyota Tercel
2 Dr CE Coupe

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