Journal: What Do You Think Of Toyota’s Back To The Future Tacoma?

What Do You Think Of Toyota’s Back To The Future Tacoma?

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October 21, 2015
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Photos courtesy of Toyota

There’s a snowball’s chance in hell that this bad boy will ever see production, but staring at it with a couple of the guys at the office has me wondering why all Tacomas don’t have this option suite available to them.

The tubular bumpers obviously would never make production, but shouldn’t TRD have them at the ready? Let us know what you think of Toyota’s little marketing stunt in the comment section below.

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Erik Olson
Erik Olson

How could anyone possibly have anything negative to say about this?

Clayton Merchant
Clayton Merchant

Short on material today guys?

Jack B
Jack B

I think it’s silly.

(You asked.)

Nicolas Moss
Nicolas Moss

Toyota should only make it real if the Cubs win the World Series.

Alexandre Goncalves
Alexandre Goncalves

As a little kid growing up in Portugal, where you rarely saw those type of trucks, I was amazed to see such a machine at the end of the movie – from that point onward I started looking at pickups (and I´m not talking about Dimarzio´s, EMgs, SD´s, etc) differently – what a great truck and what a great movie!

Damian Nunimaker
Damian Nunimaker

Wouldn’t have to see “production” but could definitely be a dealer installed option.

Guitar Slinger
Guitar Slinger

I try to think as little as possibly about pre- adolescent pop culture films from the past as well as any blatant marketing schemes based on said films trying to take advantage of some fictional date mentioned therein … especially when they’re poorly executed and CGI’d marketing schemes

Paul Ipolito
Paul Ipolito

I’m going to guess you don’t get invited to many parties.

Derelict
Derelict

You sound to be about as much fun as a bag of broken glass. This was not CGI but three actual trucks that Toyota built. I would have rather Toyota grab a few original SR5 extended cabs to restore and build into BTTF trucks but this was an alright effort. A little weak considering the resources available to them and considering that it was mostly just welding up a tube bumper and light bar. Like it or not, MANY people grew up with that movie. MANY, myself included. That same grouping of people were looking forward to this date as… Read more »

Dan Fletcher
Dan Fletcher

If or when, I ever buy a Tacoma I will be adding the “Toyota” to the back of it.