I’m window shopping for a small, automatic pickup. After scrolling through ever iteration of potential Toyotas (shocking, I know), I remembered that Nissan also made a small pickup. And then I remembered they’re like half the price of a Toyota.
It’s not a stretch to gather that it’s not as handsome, fast, reliable, or comfortable as a comparable Tacoma. But I’m not looking to break the bank for this one. Just something affordable, disposable, but reliable and straight.
The interior maybe a step down from even the base 2014 Tacoma I drive now. But it might have less rattles.
Here’s a dubious fully-loaded one with what I believe is mold everywhere:
Anyway... Is this a viable solution? What do you think of the pre-2005 Frontier? Any known issues?