The Tundra is available in two- or 4x4 and in three cab designs: routine taxi, Double Taxi as well as CrewMax. The CrewMax is the biggest cab in the half-ton section since Chrysler ceased the Mega Taxicab alternative for the Ram 1500. The CrewMax comes just with a 5-foot, 6-inch bed, while various other variations can be bought with either a 6.5-foot or an 8-foot cargo bed.
2012 Toyota Tundra Grade
New for 2012
A brand-new Chrome Bundle for Dual Taxicab and also CrewMax trucks consists of a chrome exhaust tip, chrome side mirrors, chrome door deals with and also 18-inch chrome-clad wheels. The Cold Area Package, heated side mirrors as well as daytime running lights are currently conventional on all designs, and also a back-up video camera is a new feature of the Minimal trim level. The control panel currently has a black coating, as well as the towing bundle is no longer packed with other choices and also should currently be bought separately.
Toyota made certain this Tundra would not have sand began its face by designing a big, brawny pick-up that resembles it can bully any vehicle on the market-- a minimum of from the front. The substantial grille, sculptured hood and husky bumper present a frightening head-on view. From the side, the Tundra is rather standard. A deck-rail flexible tie-down system is optional for all freight beds.
Outside functions include:
-17-, 18- or 20-inch wheels
-Optional power-sliding back window
-Optional power moonroof
The Tundra's inside is designed to accommodate functioning people. The control handles are easy to hold, despite having work gloves, and the evaluates are easy to review at a look but put at the end of long barrels in the dashboard. There are plenty of storage space options, especially with a facility console that can hold a laptop computer and hanging documents. Also the normal taxi Tundra has enough room behind the seats to hold five-gallon paint buckets. The seats are broad, helpful and also comfy. The Platinum Package includes deluxe touches that previously were only available in vehicles like high-end Ford F-150s.
Interior attributes include:
-Standard dual-zone a/c
-Two front 12-volt power electrical outlets
-Front bench or container seats
-Optional leather furniture
Under the Hood
Mechanical functions include:
-270-horsepower, 4.0-liter V-6 with aluminum block as well as cylinder heads, twin overhead camshafts and four shutoffs each cylinder, with 278 pounds-feet of torque
-310-hp, 4.6-liter V-8 with light weight aluminum block and also cyndrical tube heads, double overhead camshafts as well as 4 shutoffs per cylinder, with 327 pounds-feet of torque
-381-hp, 5.7-liter V-8 with aluminum block as well as cylinder heads, double expenses camshafts and 4 valves per cylinder, with 401 pounds-feet of torque
-Five-speed automatic transmission (V-6).
-Six-speed automated (V-8s).
-Four-wheel drive offered on V-8 versions.
Safety and security
Trailer-sway control and also brake override modern technology are conventional. Trailer-sway control makes use of a vehicle's security control sensing units to discover unplanned side-to-side motion at the back wheels while towing as well as uses the truck's anti-skid brakes system to combat yaw brought on by unwanted trailer activity.
Other security features consist of:.
-Electronic stability system.
-Side-impact airbags for the pole positions.
-Side drape air bags.
-Optional back-up cam.