For 2005, a better 4.7-liter V-8 produced 282 horse power (up from 240 hp) and also 325 pounds-feet of torque. A new 245-hp, 4.0-liter V-6 replaced the previous 3.4-liter V-6. A six-speed-manual gearbox changed the five-speed unit, and a five-speed automated bordered apart the former four-speed. A brand-new base V-8 design additionally joined the lineup. Aside from modified engine result scores thanks to new Culture of Automotive Engineers testing criteria, little has changed for the 2006 model year.
2006 Toyota Tundra Sr5
Tundras come in three trim levels: base, SR5 as well as Restricted. Tundra pick-ups act as the basis for the business's Sequoia sport utility vehicle and also are developed at the exact same plant in Indiana.
Toyota's Dual Cab vehicle has four conventional front-hinged doors. The (prolonged) Gain access to Taxicab has two rear-hinged back doors that cannot be opened until the front doors are open. Unlike some extended-cab versions, the narrow back doors have outside deals with.
Regular-cab models have a 98.2-inch cargo bed, while Double Taxi and also Access Taxicab vehicles carry a 76.5-inch bed. Regular-cab as well as Gain access to Taxicab body styles ride a 128.3-inch wheelbase and stretch to 218.3 inches long in general. Dual Taxicab models ride a 140.5-inch wheelbase as well as procedure 230.1 inches long in general.
An optional TRD (Toyota Racing Development) Off-Road Bundle features progressive-rate springtimes, Bilstein gas shocks, all-terrain tires on 16-inch aluminum-alloy wheels, overfenders as well as mudguards.
Tundras can be equipped with either a pair of front captain's chairs or a front bench seat that holds 3 people. Accessibility Taxicabs include a three-place 60/40-split rear seat with a folding center armrest. Double Taxi trucks have a split-folding rear bench. A navigating system is optional. Double Taxi designs can be geared up with a backseat DVD enjoyment system.
Under the Hood
Using the brand-new SAE determining system, the Tundra's basic 4.0-liter V-6 produces 236 hp. It collaborates with either a five-speed-automatic or six-speed-manual transmission. The optional 4.7-liter i-Force V-8 is currently rated at 271 hp and also 313 pounds-feet of torque. The V-8 groups just with the automated. The V-8 Tundra's Touch Select four-wheel-drive system can be shifted into or out of 4WD High on the action using dashboard-located buttons. Towing capability peaks at 7,100 pounds when appropriately geared up.
Four-wheel anti-skid brakes are common. Seat-mounted side-impact airbags, side curtain-type air bags as well as a digital stability system are optional in Dual Cab versions.
Extra polished compared to typical residential pick-ups, the Tundra produces a satisfying trip without much excess bouncing or cruelty. Besides a little engine drone, it's additionally sensibly silent for a pick-up. Energetic efficiency includes in the pleasure. The seats fit in the spacious taxicabs, and also the available StepSide freight box includes added flair.