For 2005, a better 4.7-liter V-8 created 282 horse power (up from 240 hp) and 325 pounds-feet of torque. A new 245-hp, 4.0-liter V-6 changed the previous 3.4-liter V-6. A six-speed-manual transmission changed the five-speed unit, as well as a five-speed automatic edged apart the previous four-speed. A new base V-8 version additionally joined the schedule. In addition to changed engine result ratings thanks to brand-new Society of Automotive Engineers testing requirements, bit has actually altered for the 2006 version year.
2006 Toyota Tundra
Tundras can be found in three trim levels: base, SR5 and Restricted. Tundra pick-ups function as the basis for the company's Sequoia sport utility vehicle as well as are constructed at the exact same plant in Indiana.
Toyota's Double Cab vehicle has four conventional front-hinged doors. The (extended) Gain access to Taxicab has two rear-hinged back doors that can't be opened until the front doors are open. Unlike some extended-cab versions, the narrow back doors have exterior manages.
Regular-cab designs have a 98.2-inch freight bed, while Double Taxicab and Accessibility Taxicab trucks lug a 76.5-inch bed. Regular-cab as well as Access Taxi body styles ride a 128.3-inch wheelbase as well as stretch to 218.3 inches long generally. Double Taxicab models ride a 140.5-inch wheelbase and action 230.1 inches long in general.
An optional TRD (Toyota Racing Advancement) Off-Road Plan features progressive-rate springtimes, Bilstein gas shocks, all-terrain tires on 16-inch aluminum-alloy wheels, overfenders and also mudguards.
Tundras can be equipped with either a set of front captain's chairs or a front bench seat that holds 3 people. Gain access to Taxicabs include a three-place 60/40-split backseat with a folding facility armrest. Dual Taxi vehicles have a split-folding rear bench. A navigating system is optional. Dual Taxi designs can be outfitted with a backseat DVD enjoyment system.
Under the Hood
Utilizing the brand-new SAE measuring system, the Tundra's basic 4.0-liter V-6 creates 236 hp. It deals with either a five-speed-automatic or six-speed-manual transmission. The optional 4.7-liter i-Force V-8 is currently rated at 271 hp as well as 313 pounds-feet of torque. The V-8 groups just with the automatic. The V-8 Tundra's Touch Select four-wheel-drive system can be moved right into or out of 4WD High on the move by using dashboard-located switches. Towing ability tops out at 7,100 extra pounds when correctly equipped.
Safety and security
Four-wheel anti-skid brakes are common. Seat-mounted side-impact airbags, side curtain-type air bags as well as an electronic stability system are optional in Double Taxicab models.
A lot more refined than regular domestic pickups, the Tundra creates an enjoyable flight without much excess bouncing or harshness. Other than a little engine drone, it's additionally reasonably quiet for a pick-up. Energetic efficiency includes in the satisfaction. The seats are comfortable in the roomy taxis, and the available StepSide cargo box includes extra panache.