Here's Why the Toyota Tacoma TRD Pro Is an Awesome Midsize Truck

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  • Doug DeMuro
    Doug DeMuro   4 months back

    FYI - I accidentally left off the Jeep Gladiator from the DougScoring at the end. I prefer the Gladiator over the Tacoma TRD Pro, and the Gladiator has a higher DougScore (24 + 33 = 57); I simply forgot about the Jeep when I was scoring the Tacoma.

    • The Mans Wars
      The Mans Wars  1 weeks back

      Doug Shut up the Gladiators Uconnect system is horrible and Toyota 's Entune audio is better than Uconnect which has problems.

    • Damilola Akanni
      Damilola Akanni  2 weeks back

      @NascarFan24 1992-present Toyota obviously

    • Jay Bee
      Jay Bee  3 weeks back

      Liam Fortier NOT a coin slot, lol for cigarettes dude...

    • Jay Bee
      Jay Bee  3 weeks back

      Doug DeMuro also in non TRD Pro models you do get two full back seat storage compartments

    • Jay Bee
      Jay Bee  3 weeks back

      Doug DeMuro Jesus Doug, it’s NOT A COIN SLOT!!! It’s for a pack of cigarettes smh 🤦‍♂️

  • Devon Zastre
    Devon Zastre  7 hours back

    It's a nice truck v6 truck good if your on a budget would be nice with a long box. ☺️

    • Dukes of off-road Hazard

      I just did a video of my buddies Tacoma’s...a 2018 TRD off-road and a 2019 TRD pro!!! These trucks are incredibly capable!!! Great video.

      • Spenser Hawk
        Spenser Hawk  1 days back

        You forgot the quirk of having 1960's drum brakes in the rear.

        • the1cooljay
          the1cooljay  2 days back

          How is a gold standard truck one of the lowest scoring on your scale?

          • Christopher Gutierrez
            Christopher Gutierrez  2 days back

            The etc power pretty much gives you better acceleration. I figured this out because my friend presses the button when he wants to drive a bit faster or pull out of a stop quicker

            • KParks
              KParks  3 days back

              Who owns a Toyota and doesn't know what the ECT PWR button does?

              • Dennis Schaff
                Dennis Schaff  5 days back

                I swear Toyota has the best blues.

                • TheBigManUno
                  TheBigManUno  5 days back

                  Toyota needs to walk over to FCA and have them put in some Uconnect, Jeep dash material, and Dodge seats. Then look at that weirdly underpowered engine. Then this thing would be great. Hell even put some spotlights in the "scoop".

                  • Promnesia Flow
                    Promnesia Flow  5 days back

                    All Toyotas have Toyota sensing now. The new Accord LXs have ACC (Adaptive Cruise Control) and manual seats.

                    • DAVID mauris
                      DAVID mauris  6 days back

                      Doug a sell out

                      • Aslak Heyer
                        Aslak Heyer  6 days back

                        They dont sell the tacoma, Tundra or 4runner in europe :(

                      • 806Texan
                        806Texan  6 days back

                        If you dont know what the ECT button does you shouldn't own a TRD pro

                        • dangeranger
                          dangeranger  1 weeks back

                          Doug your a tall guy me too, and i hate electric seats stand there bent over holding the button to adjust the seat all the way back and a short person sits in it

                          • Open Eye
                            Open Eye  1 weeks back

                            11:26 I’ll tell you what happens. (Places an uncapped bottle in) SHHHHH listen closely....A Ford just broke down.

                            • Shubham Singh
                              Shubham Singh  1 weeks back

                              I sometime finds ... doug score has nothing to do with rest of video.

                              Anyway great content

                              • i -ritical
                                i -ritical  1 weeks back

                                To expensive

                                • Gregory S
                                  Gregory S  1 weeks back

                                  I think they put that exhaust tip on is to satisfy the whiners who miss the V8 sounds. There is a Raptor version, but it is only available in Europe. But I think it's coming to the U.S. soon, but I don't really know for sure.

                                  • Jorge Guzman
                                    Jorge Guzman  2 weeks back

                                    What advice y’all got for me will this be a good first car? Planning on purchasing this soon

                                    • James Scott
                                      James Scott  2 weeks back

                                      If Toyota doesn't offer this guy a job in the PR department and give him a huge bonus then they're chum.

                                      • RFISH RFISH
                                        RFISH RFISH  2 weeks back

                                        DUME U R .

                                        • Jack D
                                          Jack D  2 weeks back

                                          Sorry Doug, not everyone. This is not my favorite. Styling alone kicks this thing out of the top spot. The Americas are doing a far better job.

                                          • Jack Carlson
                                            Jack Carlson  2 weeks back

                                            You should try to get a Land Cruiser 70 Series

                                            • Jay Bee
                                              Jay Bee  3 weeks back

                                              Doug is the type of guy who calls a cigarette holder a COIN SLOT...

                                              • Jay Bee
                                                Jay Bee  3 weeks back

                                                Doug DeMuro Jesus Doug, it’s NOT A COIN SLOT!!! It’s for a pack of cigarettes smh 🤦‍♂️

                                                • Citizen Park
                                                  Citizen Park  3 weeks back

                                                  All bark no bite V6.... bring the iForce back!

                                                  • matthew morello
                                                    matthew morello  3 weeks back

                                                    I have a 2002 single cab pre-runner tacoma...it has 428k miles and is still going strong

                                                    • T S
                                                      T S  3 weeks back

                                                      14:19 his voice crack was funny

                                                      • T S
                                                        T S  3 weeks back

                                                        what does the snorkel do?

                                                        • T S
                                                          T S  2 weeks back

                                                          @Jack D why would you take it under water? wouldn't that ruin the truck...

                                                        • Jack D
                                                          Jack D  2 weeks back

                                                          Allows the truck to breath underwater.

                                                      • Ryan Klug
                                                        Ryan Klug  3 weeks back

                                                        Doug is the kind of guy to wear his sister's clothes when she leaves the house

                                                        • Jason Cobble
                                                          Jason Cobble  3 weeks back

                                                          Everyone always mentions the manual seat. It just shows how pathetically lazy people are. Unless you share your car you should never need to adjust it again after you set it. Big deal!

                                                          • Rock Ridge Overland
                                                            Rock Ridge Overland  3 weeks back

                                                            Yes finally!

                                                            • Xyooj Vaaj
                                                              Xyooj Vaaj  3 weeks back

                                                              Do a review of the Nissan Frontier

                                                              • Zorbacci O
                                                                Zorbacci O  4 weeks back

                                                                I wish they weren't so ugly and dorky looking.

                                                                • Brian Lane
                                                                  Brian Lane  4 weeks back

                                                                  Lexus needs to make a truck

                                                                  • Drake Wildes
                                                                    Drake Wildes  4 weeks back

                                                                    after watching this video, i know doug is full of crap.

                                                                    • George Collins
                                                                      George Collins  4 weeks back

                                                                      Doug the type of guy to say two thousand nineteen instead of twenty nineteen

                                                                      • carboismiles
                                                                        carboismiles  4 weeks back

                                                                        5 Reasons I HATE the Tacoma: (Totally Legit)

                                                                        1. Still uses DRUM Brakes in 2019!
                                                                        2. It’s Ugly!
                                                                        3. Made in Tijuana, Mexico
                                                                        4. Lacks Torque
                                                                        5. Driven by ISIS terrorists 👳‍♀️

                                                                        • Justin Fontaine
                                                                          Justin Fontaine  4 weeks back

                                                                          Extremely uncomfortable seating position for me. It's like sitting on a sled. That alone killed it for me.The reason that it is "old and new" is because Toyota does not want to spend the money fully updating their trucks. The Tundra ( which I owned) is horribly dated. Same with this and the 4runner. They are very durable and reliable. I never had one issue with my Tundra in 10 years. If your going to do heavy off-roading this is the choice. I do not so I got the Honda Ridgeline. Better payload capacity, drives like a luxury car and the interior and features blow this away for the same money. No it does not tow quite as much ( but most never tow anything) and it is not going to go boulder climbing but in every other way it's a better value. Better acceleration and MPG as well.

                                                                          • Chris G
                                                                            Chris G  4 weeks back

                                                                            Guess you just decided my first vehicle.

                                                                            • Christopher Wood
                                                                              Christopher Wood  4 weeks back

                                                                              Help share this video about this guy who got COMPLETELY SCREWED by Toyota!
                                                                              https://youtu.be/LQVXHUFg2TQ

                                                                              • C Man
                                                                                C Man  4 weeks back

                                                                                How in the world is this Truck rated 49 out of 100 this clown is on ass crack ...

                                                                                • Dwayne Hancock
                                                                                  Dwayne Hancock  4 weeks back

                                                                                  That's my Dream Truck but I like that Orange/Copper Color. Wish they'd bring back a Manual Transmission too.

                                                                                  • Christopher Waits
                                                                                    Christopher Waits  4 weeks back

                                                                                    ECT is Electronically Controlled Transmission. It changes the shift points and holds gear longer before downshifting

                                                                                    • Pooky
                                                                                      Pooky  1 months back

                                                                                      tacoma's are good in this way doug, yes it may lack of some gadgets but those are making it reliable
                                                                                      i would understand merc or bimmer not having electronic parking brake or memory seats but unlike those this is a pickup plus you expect this to last 20 years with minimum care

                                                                                      • TKR Entertainment
                                                                                        TKR Entertainment  1 months back

                                                                                        Would prefer a Ranger, but its just so expensive and so old! This is much better.

                                                                                        • Lorenze Lomallo
                                                                                          Lorenze Lomallo  1 months back

                                                                                          IS THE TOYOTA HILUX AN SUV?

                                                                                          • Ron Swanson
                                                                                            Ron Swanson  1 months back

                                                                                            Is getting a Toyota worth it? Someone just give me a straight honest answer because I want this but I always hear bad things about Toyota