The Tundra is available in 2- or 4x4 and in 3 cab designs: regular cab, Dual Taxicab and CrewMax. The CrewMax is the biggest taxicab in the half-ton segment considering that Chrysler stopped the Mega Taxi option for the Ram 1500. The CrewMax comes only with a 5-foot, 6-inch bed, while various other variations can be gotten with either a 6.5-foot or an 8-foot freight bed.
2012 Toyota Tundra Crewmax
New for 2012
A new Chrome Bundle for Dual Taxi and CrewMax vehicles consists of a chrome exhaust pointer, chrome side mirrors, chrome door takes care of as well as 18-inch chrome-clad wheels. The Cold Area Plan, heated side mirrors and also daytime running lights are currently conventional on all versions, and also a back-up camera is a new attribute of the Limited trim degree. The cockpit console now has a black finish, and the towing plan is no more bundled with various other alternatives and also have to currently be gotten independently.
Toyota saw to it this Tundra wouldn't have sand started its face by designing a huge, robust pickup that resembles it could bully any truck on the marketplace-- at least from the front. The substantial grille, sculptured hood as well as husky bumper present an intimidating head-on view. From the side, the Tundra is rather traditional. A deck-rail flexible tie-down system is optional for all cargo beds.
Exterior attributes include:
-17-, 18- or 20-inch wheels
-Optional power-sliding back window
-Optional power moonroof
The Tundra's interior is made to suit functioning people. The control handles are simple to grip, despite having job handwear covers, and the evaluates are very easy to review at a look however put at the end of lengthy barrels in the dashboard. There are plenty of storage options, specifically with a facility console that could hold a laptop computer and hanging documents. Even the normal taxi Tundra has enough area behind the seats to hold five-gallon paint pails. The seats are wide, helpful as well as comfy. The Platinum Plan adds luxury touches that previously were only offered in trucks like premium Ford F-150s.
Inside functions consist of:
-Requirement dual-zone cooling
-2 front 12-volt power electrical outlets
-Front bench or container seats
-Optional natural leather furniture
Under the Hood
Mechanical functions consist of:
-270-horsepower, 4.0-liter V-6 with aluminum block and also cyndrical tube heads, double expenses camshafts and also four valves per cyndrical tube, with 278 pounds-feet of torque
-310-hp, 4.6-liter V-8 with aluminum block and also cyndrical tube heads, twin overhead camshafts and also four valves each cylinder, with 327 pounds-feet of torque
-381-hp, 5.7-liter V-8 with light weight aluminum block as well as cyndrical tube heads, double expenses camshafts as well as four valves each cyndrical tube, with 401 pounds-feet of torque
-Five-speed transmission (V-6).
-Six-speed automatic (V-8s).
-4x4 available on V-8 designs.
Trailer-sway control and also brake bypass innovation are common. Trailer-sway control utilizes a truck's security control sensing units to find unplanned side-to-side movement at the back wheels while towing and uses the truck's anti-skid brakes system to counteract yaw caused by undesirable trailer movement.
Various other safety and security attributes include:.
-Electronic security system.
-Side-impact airbags for the front seats.
-Side curtain air bags.
-Optional backup cam.