Toyota has made a major addition to the Tundra lineup for 2004. A larger Double Cab design with a cargo bed as long as the one in the Accessibility Taxi is currently offered. Readily available in SR5 or Limited trim, the new truck stretches 13 inches much longer generally compared to various other Tundras. According to Don Esmond, Toyota Division elderly vice president as well as basic supervisor, it's "the longest, widest, inmost and roomiest Tundra we have ever built."
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Tundras can be found in 3 trim degrees: base, SR5 as well as Minimal. Regular-cab models have a 98.2-inch freight bed, while the new Double Taxi as well as extended-cab associate rear-hinged back doors (called Access Cabs) carry a 76.5-inch bed. Both a V-6 and V-8 engine are offered. Tundra pickups serve as the basis for the company's Sequoia sport utility vehicle and also are constructed at the very same plant in Indiana.
Toyota's brand-new Dual Taxicab truck has 4, standard, front-hinged doors. The Gain access to Taxi has two rear-hinged back doors that can't be opened until the front doors are open. Unlike some extended-cab models, the slim rear doors have exterior manages.
Regular-cab as well as Gain access to Cab body styles ride a 128.3-inch wheelbase and stretch to 217.5 inches long overall. A regular-cab Ford F-150 with an 8-foot freight bed is virtually 13 inches much longer. The Tundra's optimum payload is 1,800 pounds, while the F-150 has a 3,000-pound optimum. Double Cab versions ride a 140.5-inch wheelbase and also procedure 230.1 inches long in general.
An optional TRD (Toyota Racing Advancement) Off-Road Plan features progressive-rate springs, Bilstein gas shocks, all-terrain tires on 16-inch aluminum-alloy wheels, fender flares, fog lights as well as mudguards. The TRD Sport Package includes Tokico shocks, tuned springtimes, a back stabilizer bar, a limited-slip differential and graphite-toned 17-inch wheels.
Regular-cab and also Accessibility Taxicab Tundras might be geared up with either a set of captain's chairs or a 60/40-split front bench seat that holds up to three residents. Access Taxicabs include a three-place 60/40-split backseat with a fold-down center armrest. Dual Cab vehicles have captain's chairs and a split, folding back bench. The sunlight visors have pullout extensions.
Under the Hood
A basic 190-horsepower, 3.4-liter V-6 engine mates with either a four-speed-automatic or five-speed-manual transmission. The optional 240-hp, 4.7-liter i-Force V-8 groups just with the automatic; this power plant is conventional in Dual Taxi versions. The V-8 Tundra's Touch Select four-wheel-drive system can be changed into or out of 4WD-High on the move utilizing dashboard buttons. Towing capability is as high as 7,200 extra pounds.
Four-wheel anti-skid brakes are typical. Dual front air bags consist of a passenger-side cutoff button.
The Tundra is a lot more polished than common domestic pickups, as well as it generates an enjoyable ride without much excess bouncing or cruelty. Except for a little engine drone, it's additionally quiet for a pick-up. The seats are comfortable in the roomy cab, and also the StepSide freight box adds extra panache.