2016 Toyota Tundra Cummins
Restricted and TRD Pro Tundras included a Toyota costs stereo and also an application suite together with the Entune infotainment system. The Platinum as well as 1794 Edition variants come basic with a JBL costs audio system. Dead spot advising now part of the Limited Premium bundle and comes standard on the 1794 Edition and also Platinum grade. All Tundras with the 5.7-liter V-8 come conventional with the integrated trailer brake controller.
The TRD Pro Collection is now readily available in a brand-new exterior color called Quicksand while the 1794 Edition acquires an optional Off-Road bundle, which adds 18-inch TRD Off-Road alloy wheels, trail-tuned Bilstein shock absorbers, engine skid plates, fuel tank skid plates, front tow hooks on rear-drive variants, and a TRD Off-Road decal.
The 2016 Toyota Tundra is a full-size vehicle that slots over the smaller Tacoma and is readily available in three taxi designs, 3 bed lengths and in rear- or four-wheel-drive setup.
Two V-8 engines are offered in the 2016 Tundra: a 4.7-liter rated at 310 hp and 327 lb-ft of torque and a 5.7-liter with 381 hp as well as 401 lb-ft. Both engines are paired specifically to a six-speed automatic transmission. Fuel economic climate isn't really one of the Tundra's strong points with rear-drive variations ranked at 15/19 mpg city/highway for the 4.7-liter and 13/18 mpg with the larger 5.7-liter. Opting for 4x4 goes down those numbers a little to 14/18 mpg with the 4.7-liter and also 13/17 mpg with the 5.7-liter. Relying on the taxi design, engine as well as drivetrain setup, the 2016 Tundra could tow 6,400 to 10,500 pounds when appropriately equipped.
In addition to the twin front, side-front, as well as side curtain air bags, the 2016 Tundra comes standard with knee air bags for the motorist and front guest. Blind spot caution is available as part of the Limited Premium plan and also standard on the 1794 Edition and the Platinum trim.
Trims, Plans, and Just What's Criterion
The base SR trim comes criterion with 18-inch alloy wheels, the Entune infotainment system, 40/20/40 split-folding back bench seats, cloth upholstery, a 6.1-inch touchscreen, a rearview video camera, and also Bluetooth connectivity. Stepping up to the SR5 trim includes a larger seven-inch touchscreen, navigation, 60/40 fold-up back seat cushions, back under-seat storage space, and a matte black lower front bumper. The Minimal quality is the mid-level design in the Tundra lineup as well as adds vehicle on/off fronts lights with hands-on degree control, a deck rail system with 4 tie-downs, chrome warmed power side mirrors, 10-inch alloy wheels, the Entune cellphone app collections, natural leather furniture, a leather-wrapped tilt/telescoping steering wheel, power back straight home window with a privacy glass, dual-zone climate control, and also an auto-dimming rearview mirror. On the Platinum and 1794 Edition versions, additional conventional functions consist of a JBL costs audio system, perforated leather furniture, warmed and aerated pole positions, 12-way power flexible driver's seats, power vertical sliding rear window with a back personal privacy glass, as well as blind spot caution. Tundra TRD Pro models are the off-road efficiency variations as well as have the larger 5.7-liter V-8 and four-wheel drive. Typical efficiency functions include TRD Pro front as well as rear Bilstein shocks, TRD double exhausts, TRD front skid plates with an oil frying pan drain accessibility panel, as well as 18-inch TRD Off-Road alloy wheels.
What We Believe
In a 2014 First Drive review, we claimed that while the inside as well as dashboard are well design, the worldly top quality of the plastics made use of is a disappointment as a result of the low-quality materials made use of. Ride as well as handling, on the other hand, are safe and secure on- and off-road while the seats supply a lot of support. We also stated in a 2014 First Test of 1794 Edition version that the cabin is noisier than its rivals while the exterior design isn't really as fresh. Furthermore, the 5.7-liter V-8 isn't really as fast as several of its competitors that utilize advanced powertrains. Indoor area, on the other hand, is generous specifically the significant rear seats. For those that want maximum off-road performance, we stated in a 2015 First Drive review that the Tundra TRD Pro feels far better the much faster it can go. Additionally, it does not get disrupted conveniently and also showcases superb guiding response and a well-tuned suspension compared to could manage high-speed off-roading.
The Tundra TRD Pro is among three TRD Off-road lorries in the Toyota lineup, the other two being the 4Runner and the Tacoma.
-Wonderful off-road capacity in the --TRD Pro design
You Won't Like:
-Exterior style isn't really fresh
-Dated powertrain choices
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