Off-road or sport?? Buying a new one

Discussion in '2016 + Toyota Tacoma' started by deputydavid301, Sep 24, 2018.

  1. Scott Wyman

    Scott Wyman Well-Known Member

    I'll take that offer. Let me know next time you're passing through Austin TX area and we'll make the swap.
     
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  3. Tacomania

    Tacomania Well-Known Member

    OR all the way, when **** hits the fan, grab an umbrella cuz you know will be flying everywhere
     
  4. y2juice

    y2juice New Member

    I just picked one up last week and went with the TRD Sport. I figure I know I'm not going off road and even in the bizarre scenario where I might... Sport seems capable. I did get the factory tonneau but honestly don't care for it. My reasoning is simple and probably a minor detail but I dont like that I can't take it off and put it in the bed of the truck and close the tailgate. It's too long which is of course my fault as I went with the short box. Plus it's heavy enough to make me really consider is it worth removal/install. BUT... that's just me.

    Very happy with the truck overall. I didn't care for the TRD sport decal and tried out the plasti-dip over the chorme badges. I probably wont do much else but going for a more aggressive tire. Suggestions? Tacoma.jpg
     
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  5. Crawdad

    Crawdad Well-Known Member

    Not anytime soon, but I generally drive to LA a couple times a year. If you want to escape the heat, let me know. Haha
     
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  6. G54

    G54 Member

    If the two trucks are close to the same price it seems obvious to me to choose the Off Road. More features/capability for the same price...no brainer. Even if you never plan to go off road, the old adage "I'd rather have it and not need it, than need it and not have it".... holds true here.

    Just don't get it in Quicksand. My 2016 is, and there are too many of them out there as it is :D

    Oh, and if the tonneau on the Sport is the OEM that's no big perk, they aren't the greatest. If you need a cover I suggest the Undercover hard tonneau.

    Good luck and no matter which you get, you will love it!
     
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  7. G54

    G54 Member

    I just got a set of BFG KO2 ATs. I love them. IMG_20180925_172430490.jpeg IMG_20180925_172441953.jpeg
     
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    deputydavid301

    deputydavid301 Member

    I’m thinking of the cement color with predator bars??
     
  9. OR17TRD

    OR17TRD Well-Known Member

    I like that color. I have the predators on my 2017 ORDC hey are ok. I’d eager have some sliders.
     
  10. 2018TuRD

    2018TuRD Well-Known Member

    I'm down lol
     
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    deputydavid301

    deputydavid301 Member

    Ok so I went with the cement TRD off-road. Threw in bed mat and tonneau cover. Pics to follow soon
     
  12. B-Man

    B-Man Well-Known Member

    Big-Time Congrats! Lookin' forward to pics!
     
  13. OR17TRD

    OR17TRD Well-Known Member

    You’ll be happy with that choice. I like that color.
     
  14. Lil G

    Lil G Well-Known Member

    Congrats on the purchase and welcome
     
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  15. Bogunn

    Bogunn Well-Known Member

    Awesome. You won’t be disappointed.
     
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    deputydavid301

    deputydavid301 Member

    Here are a couple quick ones. IMG_1551.JPG
     
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  17. OR17TRD

    OR17TRD Well-Known Member

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  18. Bogunn

    Bogunn Well-Known Member

    Nice. I love the cement color.
     
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  19. B-Man

    B-Man Well-Known Member

    Congrats! Got a Mod List you're planning on doing?
     
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    deputydavid301

    deputydavid301 Member

    Lol damn thing won’t let me load more pics oh well we all know what they look like haha. Mod list so far is to go back and get my free tri-fold tonneau cover and bed mat they gave me lol. Not sure of everything yet but for sure
    Leveling kit
    I like the stock rims but want them black maybe plasti dip the rims (thoughts on that)?
    Black badging
    My list so far
     
  21. OR17TRD

    OR17TRD Well-Known Member

    Someone on here makes a Black over lay for the rim. I can’t remember who. @Bogunn had some for the badges.
     
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