Latest in Actioncam

Image credit:

The 2016 Toyota Tacoma has a GoPro mount as a standard feature

Billy Steele
July 16, 2015
754 Shares
Share
Tweet
Share

Sponsored Links

Considering a new truck for your next off-road excursion? Well, if you also fancy chronicling your adventures with a GoPro camera, Toyota is hoping a new feature on its 2016 Tacoma will help entice you to buy one. The automaker is including a mount for GoPro's line of action cameras as a standard feature, so if you spend tens of thousands on a new truck, you can pocket the $40 you'd spend on an extra accessory. "We're not in the business of selling cameras, and we're not in the business of dictating to our customers what they have to use," Tacoma chief engineer Michael Sweers told Bloomberg. "It just made sense to try to team up with GoPro because that's what our customer base is using." Of course, the new Tacoma won't arrive with a camera already in the cab, but surely more than a few dealers will offer one as an extra if you buy a new truck.

[Image credit: Raymond Boyd/Getty Images]

All products recommended by Engadget are selected by our editorial team, independent of our parent company. Some of our stories include affiliate links. If you buy something through one of these links, we may earn an affiliate commission.
Comment
Comments
Share
754 Shares
Share
Tweet
Share

Popular on Engadget

Google's COVID-19 reports show where people are obeying stay-at-home orders

Google's COVID-19 reports show where people are obeying stay-at-home orders

View
Honeywell says it built the world's most powerful quantum computer

Honeywell says it built the world's most powerful quantum computer

View
Apple may bring 'real' home screen widgets to iOS 14

Apple may bring 'real' home screen widgets to iOS 14

View
UK phone masts attacked over bogus 5G coronavirus conspiracies

UK phone masts attacked over bogus 5G coronavirus conspiracies

View
Skype rolls out 'Meet Now' calls that don't need a a sign-up or installation

Skype rolls out 'Meet Now' calls that don't need a a sign-up or installation

View

From around the web

Page 1Page 1ear iconeye iconFill 23text filevr