Featuring a tough, high-riding appearance that hints at
its outstanding power and handling, the 2002 Toyota Tacoma
PreRunner boasts the most powerful four-cylinder engine
in its class. Its versatility makes it a perfect vehicle
that is just as comfortable transporting your family as
it is for work-related duties.
The 2002 Toyota Tacoma PreRunner is offered in several models
- PreRunner Double Cab, PreRunner Xtracab, and PreRunner
Regular Cab - affording you the luxury of choice when it
comes to selecting the pickup truck that is right for you.
Inside the cabin of the Tacoma 4x2 and 4x4 PreRunner Regular
Cab are a tilt-forward fabric-trimmed bench seat with height-adjustable
headrests, sculpted door trim with cloth inserts, full carpeting,
dual cup holders, and an AM/FM electronically tuned radio
with four speakers.
The Tacoma 4x2 and 4x4 PreRunner Xtracab adds defroster-linked
CFC-free air conditioning in the six-cylinder model. Other
standard features include a 60/40 split front bench seat
with height-adjustable headrests, and a fold-out table.
The spacious PreRunner 4x2 and 4x4 Double Cab has a seating
capacity of five passengers, tilt steering wheel, front
maplights, bucket front seats with adjustable headrests,
rear-seat heater ducts, central console with dual covered
storage and dual front and rear cupholders, and a 60/40
split folding rear bench seat.
Tacoma PreRunner Regular Cab is equipped with multi-reflector
head lights, a front tow hook, fifteen-inch styled steel
wheels, tinted windshield glass, dual black manual remote
outside mirrors, and front and rear mudguards. Other basic
exterior features listed are a double-walled bed and a black
Xtracab models sport tilt-out rear quarter windows, and
Double Cab versions boast black fender flares and washer-linked
variable intermittent windshield wipers, with optional sixteen-inch
The regular two-wheel drive Toyota Tacoma PreRunner is equipped
with a 2.4-litre, four-cylinder engine with four-speed automatic
transmission that produces a respectable 142 horsepower
and 160 lb-ft of torque - the most powerful four-cylinder
in its class. Tacoma PreRunner Regular Cab features a 150-horsepower
2.7-litre, six-cylinder engine with four-speed electronically
controlled automatic transmission. Xtracab and Double Cab
models are available in either the four-cylinder of six-cylinder
Four-wheel drive models feature that optimum control afforded
by power directed to all four tires.
Safety and Security
The Toyota Tacoma PreRunner features safety standards like
a driver air bag, passenger air bag with cut-off switch
(except for Double Cab), adjustable head restraints, three-point
outboard seatbelts, and side impact door beams.