2016 Toyota Tacoma fuel efficiency mpg

2016 Toyota Tacoma MPG Numbers

When the all-new 2016 Toyota Tundra launched, much anticipation surrounded the impending release of its fuel efficiency numbers. The all-new 2016 Toyota Tacoma MPG increase is largely thanks to its new Atkinson direct-injection engine.

2016 Toyota Tacoma Fuel Economy Numbers

When equipped with a 2.7-liter four cylinder engine, the 2016 Toyota Tacoma can achieve 19 miles per gallon in the city and 23 miles per gallon on the highway with two-wheel drive. The four-wheel drive Tacoma with the 2.7-liter engine can return 19 miles per gallon in the city and 21 miles per gallon oon the highway.

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When equipped with the 2-wheel drive and the new 3.5-liter V6 engine the 2016 Tacoma can return an EPA-estimated city mpg of 19, highway mpg of 24 and combined mpg of 21 with an automatic transmission. Step up to 4-wheel drive coupled with a manual transmission and Tacoma will return with 17 mpg city, 21 mpg on the highway and 19 mpg combined. With an automatic transmission the 4-wheel drive Tacoma returns an impressive 18 city, 23 highway, and 20 miles per gallon combined, a decent improvement for the V6 Tacoma model, putting right on par with competitors like the 2016 Chevy Colorado.

MPG of the 2016 Toyota Tacoma
Fuel efficiency of the 2016 Toyota Tacoma

 

Engine and transmission options of the 2016 Toyota Tacoma

The all-new 2016 Toyota Tacoma is now available with an Atkinson-cycle 3.5-liter V6 direct-injection engine, along with its standard four-cylinder 2.7-liter. The all-new engine pairs performance and efficiency, providing pretty much everything you’d ever want in the Tacoma.

The V6 can bring home 278 horsepower and 265 pound-feet of torque at 4600rpm. Either engine option can provide more than enough giddy-up to tow, haul, and hit the trails. Best of all, each engine option is designed to give you the best miles per gallon possible..