When Toyota redesigned the Toyota Tacoma for 2016, we were left waiting on bated breath for the most prestigious off-road trim level to be added to the mix. Toyota played coy with us, making vague statements and no promises on when, if ever, we would see a new Tacoma TRD Pro.
At the 2016 Chicago Auto Show, the curtain is finally lifted.
As usual, the TRD Pro edition features 1/4-inch skid plates to protect the underside from damage. What isn't usual is how it has been engineered to meet customer needs.
Mike Sweers, the Chief Engineer for the…