2016 Toyota Tundra Redesign
Minimal as well as TRD Pro Tundras come with a Toyota costs audio system and an app collection along with the Entune infotainment system. The Platinum as well as 1794 Edition variants come typical with a JBL premium stereo. Blind spot advising now part of the Minimal Premium bundle as well as comes standard on the 1794 Version and Platinum quality. All Tundras with the 5.7-liter V-8 come basic with the integrated trailer brake controller.
The TRD Pro Collection is currently available in a brand-new exterior color called Quicksand while the 1794 Version gains an optional Off-Road bundle, which includes 18-inch TRD Off-Road alloy wheels, trail-tuned Bilstein shock absorbers, engine skid plates, fuel storage tank skid plates, front tow hooks on rear-drive versions, and also a TRD Off-Road decal.
The 2016 Toyota Tundra is a full-size truck that ports above the smaller Tacoma and also is readily available in three taxi designs, three bed sizes as well as in back- or four-wheel-drive setup.
2 V-8 engines are readily available in the 2016 Tundra: a 4.7-liter ranked at 310 hp and 327 lb-ft of torque and also a 5.7-liter with 381 hp as well as 401 lb-ft. Both engines are combined exclusively to a six-speed transmission. Gas economy isn't among the Tundra's strong points with rear-drive variants ranked at 15/19 mpg city/highway for the 4.7-liter and 13/18 mpg with the bigger 5.7-liter. Choosing four-wheel drive goes down those numbers slightly to 14/18 mpg with the 4.7-liter and 13/17 mpg with the 5.7-liter. Depending upon the cab style, engine and drivetrain arrangement, the 2016 Tundra can tow 6,400 to 10,500 pounds when appropriately equipped.
Along with the double front, side-front, and also side curtain air bags, the 2016 Tundra comes requirement with knee airbags for the chauffeur and also front passenger. Dead spot caution is offered as part of the Limited Premium bundle as well as requirement on the 1794 Version and the Platinum trim.
Trims, Bundles, and also Exactly What's Requirement
The base SR trim comes criterion with 18-inch alloy wheels, the Entune infomercial system, 40/20/40 split-folding rear bench seats, towel upholstery, a 6.1-inch touchscreen, a rearview camera, and also Bluetooth connectivity. Stepping up to the SR5 trim adds a larger seven-inch touchscreen, navigating, 60/40 fold-up back seat paddings, back under-seat storage space, and also a matte black lower front bumper. The Restricted quality is the mid-level design in the Tundra schedule and also includes vehicle on/off headlights with hands-on level control, a deck rail system with four tie-downs, chrome heated power side mirrors, 10-inch alloy wheels, the Entune cellphone application collections, leather furniture, a leather-wrapped tilt/telescoping steering wheel, power back horizontal window with a privacy glass, dual-zone environment control, as well as an auto-dimming rearview mirror. On the Platinum as well as 1794 Edition versions, extra standard functions include a JBL costs stereo, perforated natural leather upholstery, heated as well as ventilated pole positions, 12-way power adjustable vehicle driver's seats, power vertical moving back window with a back privacy glass, as well as dead spot caution. Tundra TRD Pro designs are the off-road efficiency versions as well as come with the larger 5.7-liter V-8 as well as 4x4. Conventional performance features include TRD Pro front as well as rear Bilstein shocks, TRD double exhausts, TRD front skid plates with an oil frying pan drain gain access to panel, as well as 18-inch TRD Off-Road alloy wheels.
What We Assume
In a 2014 First Drive evaluation, we stated that while the inside and also dashboard are well layout, the worldly quality of the plastics used is a letdown as a result of the low-grade products made use of. Flight and also handling, on the other hand, are safe and secure on- and off-road while the seats give plenty of assistance. We also said in a 2014 First Examination of 1794 Version version that the cabin is noisier compared to its competitors while the outside design isn't as fresh. Additionally, the 5.7-liter V-8 isn't really as fast as several of its competitors that make use of advanced powertrains. Interior room, on the other hand, is generous specifically the significant rear seats. For those that desire maximum off-road efficiency, we claimed in a 2015 First Drive evaluation that the Tundra TRD Pro feels far better the faster it could go. Additionally, it doesn't obtain disturbed conveniently and features excellent guiding action and a well-tuned suspension than could cope with high-speed off-roading.
The Tundra TRD Pro is among 3 TRD Off-road lorries in the Toyota schedule, the other 2 being the 4Runner and also the Tacoma.
-Terrific off-road capacity in the --TRD Pro design
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-Outside style isn't really fresh
-Dated powertrain choices
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