Toyota Tacoma MPG

Toyota Tacoma MPG at Faulkner Toyota Trevose, PA

Thanks to an estimated 20 city/23 highway MPG, the 2020 Toyota Tacoma SR allows you to work harder and pursue more weekend adventures.*

Drivers near Trevose, Bensalem, and Philadelphia interested in seeing just how far they can go with this capable midsize pickup can start by reading our helpful Toyota Tacoma MPG review below before scheduling a test drive at Faulkner Toyota Trevose. If you’re ready to find your own Tacoma, skip ahead to browse our inventory online!

Toyota Tacoma MPG by Trim Level

While this truck balances strong capabilities with efficiency, the exact MPG of the 2020 Tacoma will vary depending on the exact configuration and trim level you choose. While each of them does a good job at saving fuel, let’s look at the gas mileage each individual trim level of the Toyota Tacoma will provide.

Trim Level

MPG (city/highway)

SR and SR5


TRD Sport and TRD Off-Road






As you can see, the SR and the SR5 are extremely efficient when just driving your truck around town while running errands. Such fuel economy makes this truck great both for when you need to tow as well as when you’re just going about your normal, daily commute.

When cruising at higher speeds along the highway, the TRD Sport, the TRD Off-Road, and the Limited make the most of each gallon of gas. Even with its standard 4×4 system, the TRD Pro conserves as much fuel as possible while you enjoy the excitement and thrill this trim level provides.

Toyota Tacoma Performance & Fuel-Saving Technology

Able to go where other pickup models would call it quits, the Toyota Tacoma features available smart 4×4 technology that works in perfect harmony with its standard 2.7L 4-cylinder engine. This sporty engine includes Variable Valve Timing with intelligence (VVT-i) to achieve greater efficiency when traveling at low RPMs.

Drivers searching for extra oomph can opt for the Tacoma’s larger 3.5L V6 Atkinson-cycle engine that also employs VVT-i technology. The result is a remarkable 278 horsepower and 265 lb-ft of torque to help you tackle sand, rock, and steep mountain paths easily.

Each engine is mated to a 6-speed Electronically Controlled automatic Transmission with intelligence (ECT-i) that seamlessly sends the perfect level of torque power to each wheel to help keep you on a level track.

When all this technology and engineering comes together, the result is a midsize truck that weighs in at just over two tons. No matter which of the 2020 Toyota Tacoma’s six trim levels you choose, you’ll find it maintains its fuel-sipping habits.

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How Can I Maximize My Toyota Tacoma’s MPG Rating?

Despite its ability to clock more miles on the odometer while minimizing your need to stop at the pump, there are still a few healthy strategies you can adopt as a driver to maintain fuel economy, including:

Scheduling Regular Maintenance

Maintenance for best Toyota Tacoma MPG Trevose, PATo ensure your engine runs properly while minimizing the risk of premature wear, it’s recommended you change your truck’s oil and filter every 5,000 to 7,000 miles.

If you regularly haul heavy loads or put extra burden on your truck’s engine, this might make it necessary to increase the frequency. In that situation, it’s best to consult with one of our Toyota-certified technicians about best practices.

Maintaining Your Tire PSI Levels

Tires for bet Toyota Tacoma MPG Trevose, PANot only can driving on over-/underinflated tires make steering and braking more difficult, but it also puts extra burden on your truck’s engine. Over time, this can result in a noticeable drop in fuel efficiency.

We advise you check your tire PSI pressure at least once a month and visually inspect for any signs of wear or damage along the sidewalls and treads.

The Tire Pressure Monitor System will also alert you if it detects any of your tires are underinflated. You can also get the available individual tire location alert with this system to know exactly which tire needs more air.

Limit Towing Heavy Weight

Consistently towing or carrying heavy loads in the truck bed puts extra pressure on your vehicle’s system.

Toyota Tacoma Towing and Payload Capabilities

2020 Toyota Tacoma MPG towing Trevose, PANow that we know how this truck is able to conserve fuel, it’s time to take a look at the other performance aspects of the 2020 Tacoma. Specifically, we want to detail how much this truck can tow and haul.

While the Toyota Tacoma MPG is quite impressive for a pickup, it’s even more impressive when you also consider just how powerful it is. That available V6 engine we mentioned gives the Tacoma the ability to tow up to 6,800 pounds. This is enough strength to pull along your loaded trailer and even your boat down to the beach during the summer.

The bed of the Toyota Tacoma also gives you the ability to carry a range of items. Load up for the big tailgate party, move furniture for your friend, or carry supplies needed for this weekend’s yard work thanks to a payload capacity that reaches 1,440 pounds.

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Travel Anywhere in the 2020 Toyota Tacoma TRD

2020 Toyota Tacoma MPG Trevose, PAThere are also individual trim levels meant to go where other vehicles can’t. The TRD Off-Road and the TRD Pro are built to be driven over rocky terrain, muddy trails, and sandy shores. Crawl Control helps the TRD Off-Road navigate over even the most difficult terrain, while its electronically controlled locking rear differential distributes engine power to make sure your Tacoma has the grip needed for ultimate traction.

The TRD Pro has FOX® Internal Bypass shocks that help keep things smooth and under control. It even features the available Desert Air Intake that will keep dust and dirt from getting into the engine so it can continue to give an efficient performance no matter what terrain you’re driving over.

Learn More About the Toyota Tacoma MPG Today!

Now that you know a few simple ways to extend your daily adventures around town, the team at Faulkner Toyota Trevose invites you to take a closer look at our stellar lineup of pickups.

If you’re a driver living near Trevose, Bensalem, or Philadelphia, stop by our convenient location or go online to schedule a test drive today!

* 2020 preliminary mpg estimates determined by Toyota. EPA estimates not available at time of posting. Actual mileage will vary.