For 2005, an improved 4.7-liter V-8 produced 282 horse power (up from 240 hp) and 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 device, and also a five-speed automated bordered apart the previous four-speed. A brand-new base V-8 model likewise signed up with the lineup. Besides revised engine outcome scores thanks to brand-new Society of Automotive Engineers screening standards, bit has altered for the 2006 model year.
Toyota Tundra 2006
Tundras come in three trim degrees: base, SR5 and Minimal. Tundra pick-ups work as the basis for the business's Sequoia sport utility vehicle and also are built at the very same plant in Indiana.
Toyota's Double Taxi truck has four standard front-hinged doors. The (prolonged) Accessibility Taxi has two rear-hinged back entrances that cannot be opened up until the front doors are open. Unlike some extended-cab versions, the narrow rear doors have exterior handles.
Regular-cab versions have a 98.2-inch freight bed, while Dual Cab as well as Accessibility Taxicab trucks lug a 76.5-inch bed. Regular-cab and also Gain access to Taxi body designs ride a 128.3-inch wheelbase and also stretch to 218.3 inches long overall. Double Taxicab models ride a 140.5-inch wheelbase as well as procedure 230.1 inches long on the whole.
An optional TRD (Toyota Competing Growth) Off-Road Package showcases progressive-rate springs, Bilstein gas shocks, all-terrain tires on 16-inch aluminum-alloy wheels, overfenders and mudguards.
Tundras can be furnished with either a set of front captain's chairs or a front bench seat that holds three individuals. Access Cabs include a three-place 60/40-split rear seat with a folding facility armrest. Dual Taxicab trucks have a split-folding rear bench. A navigating system is optional. Dual Taxicab versions can be geared up with a rear seat DVD home entertainment system.
Under the Hood
Utilizing the brand-new SAE measuring system, the Tundra's standard 4.0-liter V-6 creates 236 hp. It deals with either a five-speed-automatic or six-speed-manual transmission. The optional 4.7-liter i-Force V-8 is now rated at 271 hp as well as 313 pounds-feet of torque. The V-8 groups only with the automatic. The V-8 Tundra's Touch Select four-wheel-drive system can be moved into or out of 4WD High on the relocation by utilizing dashboard-located switches. Towing capacity peaks at 7,100 extra pounds when effectively equipped.
Safety and security
Four-wheel antilock brakes are typical. Seat-mounted side-impact airbags, side curtain-type air bags and an electronic security system are optional in Double Taxicab designs.
A lot more polished compared to typical residential pickups, the Tundra produces a gratifying ride without much excess bouncing or violence. Other than a little engine drone, it's additionally sensibly silent for a pick-up. Energetic efficiency contributes to the satisfaction. The seats fit in the roomy cabs, and the offered StepSide cargo box adds extra flair.