For 2005, an improved 4.7-liter V-8 created 282 horsepower (up from 240 hp) and 325 pounds-feet of torque. A brand-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 also a five-speed automatic bordered apart the previous four-speed. A brand-new base V-8 version also joined the schedule. In addition to modified engine result ratings thanks to brand-new Culture of Automotive Engineers screening requirements, bit has transformed for the 2006 version year.
2006 Toyota Tundra Double Cab
Tundras are available in 3 trim levels: base, SR5 and Limited. Tundra pickups act as the basis for the firm's Sequoia sport utility vehicle and also are developed at the same plant in Indiana.
Toyota's Double Cab vehicle has four traditional front-hinged doors. The (expanded) Access Cab has 2 rear-hinged back doors that cannot be opened up until the front doors are open. Unlike some extended-cab designs, the narrow back doors have outside deals with.
Regular-cab models have a 98.2-inch freight bed, while Double Taxi as well as Accessibility Cab trucks bring a 76.5-inch bed. Regular-cab and Access Taxicab body designs ride a 128.3-inch wheelbase as well as stretch to 218.3 inches long generally. Double Taxicab versions ride a 140.5-inch wheelbase as well as step 230.1 inches long in general.
An optional TRD (Toyota Racing Development) Off-Road Package includes progressive-rate springs, Bilstein gas shocks, all-terrain tires on 16-inch aluminum-alloy wheels, overfenders as well as mudguards.
Tundras can be furnished with either a pair of front captain's chairs or a front bench seat that holds 3 individuals. Gain access to Cabs include a three-place 60/40-split rear seat with a folding center armrest. Dual Taxi vehicles have a split-folding rear bench. A navigating system is optional. Dual Taxicab designs can be outfitted with a rear seat DVD amusement system.
Under the Hood
Using the new SAE determining system, the Tundra's typical 4.0-liter V-6 generates 236 hp. It works with either a five-speed-automatic or six-speed-manual transmission. The optional 4.7-liter i-Force V-8 is now ranked at 271 hp and also 313 pounds-feet of torque. The V-8 teams just with the automated. The V-8 Tundra's Touch Select four-wheel-drive system can be shifted right into or from 4WD High up on the relocation using dashboard-located buttons. Towing ability tops out at 7,100 pounds when effectively outfitted.
Four-wheel anti-skid brakes are standard. Seat-mounted side-impact air bags, side curtain-type airbags and an electronic stability system are optional in Dual Cab designs.
Much more polished than common residential pickups, the Tundra produces a gratifying trip without much excess jumping or harshness. Besides a little engine drone, it's additionally fairly quiet for a pick-up. Energetic performance contributes to the pleasure. The seats fit in the roomy cabs, and the offered StepSide cargo box includes additional style.