Articles by: Jason Lancaster

Toyota Pays $32 Million Dollar NHTSA Fine

Earlier today Toyota announced that they had “settled” with NHTSA and paid a $32.4 million dollar fine as a penalty for being too slow to report two separate recalls: Toyota was slow to report multiple known instances of pedal entrapment due to floor mats between 2007 and 2010 Toyota was […]

by December 20, 2010 0 comments Latest News
Toyota Cleans Up in “Bravest Trucks” Article

Toyota Cleans Up in “Bravest Trucks” Article

Sometimes the fact that the Toyota Tacoma (and the Toyota Pickup before it) have been so successful in the US and Canada helps us all forget that two of the world’s most popular 4×4’s – the Toyota Land Cruiser 70 and the Toyota Hilux – aren’t available in the USA. […]

by December 14, 2010 0 comments Latest News

2011 Tacoma NHTSA Crash Test Results

2011 Tacoma Crash Test Footage Just published yesterday, NHTSA has announced the following crash test ratings for the 2011 Tacoma: Frontal collision – 3 stars Side collision (barrier) – 5 stars Side collision (pole) – 4 stars Rollover – 4 stars Overall safety rating – 4 stars If you’re shocked […]

by November 24, 2010 0 comments Latest News
NEW From ReadyLift – 2.25″ T6 Billet Tacoma Leveling Kit

NEW From ReadyLift – 2.25″ T6 Billet Tacoma Leveling Kit

ReadyLift shot us a press release last week announcing their new T6 Billet 2.25″ leveling kit for the 2005-2010 6-lug Tacoma – here are the highlights:

by November 22, 2010 0 comments Accessories & Gear, Lift Kits
10 Truck Gifts For About $50

10 Truck Gifts For About $50

Looking for a gift to give your favorite truck owner that won’t break the bank? Here are 10 gifts that cost $50…or less. Thinking about spending more than $50? Check out the 2010 Truck Owner Gift Guide. 1. Fanmats Carpeted NFL Floor Mats. What football fan wouldn’t love a set […]

by November 19, 2010 1 comment Accessories & Gear
KBB Says Tacoma Resale Value Industry Best

KBB Says Tacoma Resale Value Industry Best

The Toyota Tacoma has won a lot of accolades over the years, but for some reason quite a few people don’t trust awards. Maybe it’s the belief that media companies selling awards to the highest bidder, but there seems to be a popular mistrust of recognition like┬áthe IntelliChoice “Best Overall […]

by November 17, 2010 1 comment Latest News
TRD Parts and Accessories For The Toyota Tacoma

TRD Parts and Accessories For The Toyota Tacoma

What follows is meant to be a comprehensive list of TRD performance parts and accessories available for 2005 and newer Toyota Tacomas. We haven’t listed off any of the dress-up parts like oil filler caps, radiator caps, etc…that stuff is cool, but it doesn’t feed the machine, so we don’t […]

by November 1, 2010 46 comments Accessories & Gear