There are a few ways to critique a Toyota Tacoma if you search hard enough. It could require some improvement in itself,

 In the wake of fresh truck competition from Ford with the new Ranger and Chevy with the new 2023 Colorado

 So, is the Toyota Tacoma still a fine vehicle or is its seven-year-old design beginning to wane?

We appeared to be only now getting to know the Ford Ranger.

The Ranger was introduced for the 2019 model year, and despite its ancient beginnings as a truck that the rest of the world

Ford will now release a brand-new Ranger in 2023, which will share the same chassis as the current model but include all-new exterior

Ford's 2.3-liter turbo four-cylinder engine with 270 hp and a 10-speed automated transmission will power the new Ranger.

The midsize truck market should change as a result of the new Chevy Colorado.

Chevy has adopted a turbocharged four-cylinder for power, much like Ford, but this engine can produce up to 310 hp 

The Chevy (and the Canyon from GMC) get a new frame, aesthetics, and technology that may establish new benchmarks. 

The new Colorado won't be available until the middle of 2023, but Chevy is warning rivals that it isn't messing around.

For trucks, a seven- or eight-year model cycle is not unusual, and the Tacoma's design has held up well since its most recent

However, from the Jeep Gladiator to the Nissan Frontier, every other truck in the class is more recent.

But it hasn't prevented people from purchasing them. It continues to be by far the most popular midsize truck.