TAILGATE MAGIC
Four Wheeler|April 2021
Dee Zee’s new tailgate cutting board is perfect for overlanding
Verne Simons

During the 2020 Overland Adventure in Arizona, the guys from Dee Zee pulled us aside and said they had a prototype part that was perfect for our ’20 Tacoma Double Cab 4x4 SR (which is also outfitted with Dee Zee’s Bed Rack system). The part: a prototype tailgate cutting board cover made from food-grade, high-density polyethylene.

We were ecstatic. Our Tacoma’s factory tailgate, with its fiber-reinforced plastic surface, sure left something to be desired—namely a flat surface good for meal prep or repairs and cupholders for beverages. This still-unnamed part from Dee Zee does just that, simply and easily. Check out our 5-minute campsite install of the product on our third-gen Tacoma.

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