The Tundra comes as a regular-cab design with an 8-foot freight bed or as an Accessibility Taxi (extended-cab) with rear-hinged back entrances and a 6.5-foot bed. A 3.4-liter V-6 engine friends with either a handbook or automatic transmission, while the 4.7-liter V-8 includes the automated gearbox just. The Tundra serves as the basis for the Sequoia sport utility vehicle and also is built at the very same Indiana plant. Competitors include the complete plant of residential full-size pickups: Chevrolet Silverado, Dodge Ram, Ford F-150 and also GMC Sierra.
Toyota Tundra 2002
Regular-cab Tundras have an 8-foot cargo bed, while the four-door extended Access Taxicab variation obtains a 6.25-foot bed. The Accessibility Taxi has 2 rear-hinged back doors that cannot be opened until the front doors are open. Unlike some examples of the extended-cab design, the slim back doors have exterior deals with. 3 trim degrees are offered: base, SR5 as well as Restricted V8.
Both body styles ride a 128.3-inch wheelbase and also stretch to 217.5 inches long overall. Comparative, a regular-cab Ford F-150 with an 8-foot cargo bed and also an F-150 SuperCab with a 6.5-foot bed are both 225.5 inches long. The Tundra's optimum haul is an also 2,000 pounds, while the F-150 has a maximum payload of 3,150 pounds. A TRD (Toyota Competing Development) Off-Road Bundle is offered, which includes dynamic price springs, Bilstein gas shocks, all-terrain tires, aluminum-alloy wheels, overfenders, fog lamps and also contoured mudguards.
Routine cabs as well as Accessibility Taxicabs could have either a pair of contoured captain's chairs or a 60/40-split front bench that holds three owners. A power vehicle driver's seat as well as two-level console is consisted of with the captain's chairs. Accessibility Taxis include a three-place, 60/40-split backseat with a fold-down facility armrest. Both halves of the rear cushion fold easily to create extra storage room, or prized possessions can be hidden in a storage space area under the padding. Leather upholstery is optional on the high-grade Minimal design. Sun visors have pullout extensions.
Under the Hood
A basic, 190-horsepower, 3.4-liter V-6 engine friends with either a five-speed guidebook or a four-speed-automatic transmission. The optional 245-hp, 4.7-liter, "i-Force" V-8 groups with the automatic system only.
The Tundra's Touch-Select four-wheel-drive system can be moved in or out of 4WD High up on the relocation by using dashboard controls. Towing capability is as high as 7,200 pounds with the V-8 engine.
Four-wheel antilock brakes are basic on the Tundra Limited as well as optional on other versions. Twin front air bags include a passenger-side cutoff switch.