The Tundra is available in two- or 4x4 and also in three taxi designs: normal cab, Dual Taxi as well as CrewMax. The CrewMax is the largest taxicab in the half-ton section because Chrysler ceased the Mega Cab alternative for the Ram 1500. The CrewMax comes only with a 5-foot, 6-inch bed, while other versions can be ordered with either a 6.5-foot or an 8-foot cargo bed.
Toyota Tundra 2012
New for 2012
A new Chrome Plan for Double Taxi and CrewMax vehicles includes a chrome exhaust suggestion, chrome side mirrors, chrome door deals with and 18-inch chrome-clad wheels. The Cold Area Package, heated side mirrors as well as daytime running lights are now standard on all designs, and a back-up video camera is a new feature of the Limited trim level. The cockpit console currently has a black coating, as well as the towing bundle is no more packed with other options as well as must currently be bought separately.
Toyota made sure this Tundra would not have sand started its face deliberately a huge, robust pick-up that appears like it might bully any kind of vehicle on the marketplace-- at the very least from the front. The massive grille, sculptured hood as well as husky bumper provide a frightening head-on view. From the side, the Tundra is instead conventional. A deck-rail adjustable tie-down system is optional for all freight beds.
Exterior functions include:
-17-, 18- or 20-inch wheels
-Optional power-sliding rear home window
-Optional power moonroof
The Tundra's inside is made to fit working people. The control knobs are very easy to hold, despite having job gloves, and also the gauges are easy to review at a look but positioned at the end of lengthy barrels in the dashboard. There are a lot of storage space options, particularly with a center console that could hold a laptop computer as well as hanging documents. Even the normal cab Tundra has sufficient area behind the seats to hold five-gallon paint pails. The seats are large, supportive and also comfy. The Platinum Plan includes high-end touches that until now were just available in vehicles like high-end Ford F-150s.
Inside features include:
-Criterion dual-zone a/c
-2 front 12-volt power electrical outlets
-Front bench or container seats
-Optional natural leather furniture
Under the Hood
Mechanical functions consist of:
-270-horsepower, 4.0-liter V-6 with aluminum block and also cyndrical tube heads, double expenses camshafts and also four valves each cylinder, with 278 pounds-feet of torque
-310-hp, 4.6-liter V-8 with aluminum block and cylinder heads, double expenses camshafts and four valves per cylinder, with 327 pounds-feet of torque
-381-hp, 5.7-liter V-8 with aluminum block and also cyndrical tube heads, double overhead camshafts as well as 4 shutoffs each cylinder, with 401 pounds-feet of torque
-Five-speed transmission (V-6).
-Six-speed automatic (V-8s).
-Four-wheel drive available on V-8 versions.
Trailer-sway control and brake bypass technology are standard. Trailer-sway control utilizes a vehicle's stability control sensing units to identify unintended side-to-side activity at the rear wheels while towing as well as utilizes the truck's antilock braking system to combat yaw triggered by unwanted trailer activity.
Other security features consist of:.
-Electronic stability system.
-Side-impact air bags for the front seats.
-Side drape air bags.
-Optional backup video camera.