Toyota Tundra 2016
Restricted as well as TRD Pro Tundras included a Toyota premium audio system as well as an app collection along with the Entune infomercial system. The Platinum as well as 1794 Version versions come common with a JBL costs stereo. Blind spot cautioning currently part of the Limited Costs package and comes standard on the 1794 Edition and also Platinum grade. All Tundras with the 5.7-liter V-8 come typical with the incorporated trailer brake controller.
The TRD Pro Collection is now available in a new exterior color called Mire while the 1794 Edition acquires an optional Off-Road package, which includes 18-inch TRD Off-Road alloy wheels, trail-tuned Bilstein shock absorbers, engine skid plates, gas tank skid plates, front tow hooks on rear-drive variations, and also a TRD Off-Road decal.
The 2016 Toyota Tundra is a full-size vehicle that ports over the smaller sized Tacoma and also is offered in 3 taxicab styles, 3 bed sizes and also in back- or four-wheel-drive configuration.
2 V-8 engines are available in the 2016 Tundra: a 4.7-liter ranked at 310 hp as well as 327 lb-ft of torque and a 5.7-liter with 381 hp as well as 401 lb-ft. Both engines are combined solely to a six-speed automatic transmission. Gas economic climate isn't really among the Tundra's strong suits with rear-drive versions ranked at 15/19 mpg city/highway for the 4.7-liter as well as 13/18 mpg with the bigger 5.7-liter. Choosing 4x4 goes down those numbers a little to 14/18 mpg with the 4.7-liter as well as 13/17 mpg with the 5.7-liter. Depending on the cab style, engine and drivetrain configuration, the 2016 Tundra can tow 6,400 to 10,500 extra pounds when properly geared up.
Safety and security
Along with the twin front, side-front, as well as side curtain air bags, the 2016 Tundra comes requirement with knee airbags for the motorist and also front passenger. Blind spot caution is readily available as part of the Minimal Premium bundle as well as criterion on the 1794 Edition and also the Platinum trim.
Trims, Bundles, as well as Just What's Requirement
The base SR trim comes standard with 18-inch alloy wheels, the Entune infomercial system, 40/20/40 split-folding rear bench seats, towel upholstery, a 6.1-inch touchscreen, a rearview camera, and Bluetooth connectivity. Stepping up to the SR5 trim includes a larger seven-inch touchscreen, navigating, 60/40 fold-up back seat paddings, back under-seat storage, and a matte black reduced front bumper. The Limited quality is the mid-level design in the Tundra schedule as well as adds vehicle on/off fronts lights with hands-on level control, a deck rail system with 4 tie-downs, chrome heated power side mirrors, 10-inch alloy wheels, the Entune smart phone app collections, leather furniture, a leather-wrapped tilt/telescoping steering wheel, power rear straight home window with a personal privacy glass, dual-zone climate control, and also an auto-dimming rearview mirror. On the Platinum and also 1794 Edition designs, extra typical functions consist of a JBL premium audio system, perforated natural leather furniture, warmed and ventilated pole positions, 12-way power adjustable driver's seats, power upright sliding rear home window with a back privacy glass, as well as blind spot caution. Tundra TRD Pro designs are the off-road performance variations and also feature the bigger 5.7-liter V-8 and also four-wheel drive. Conventional performance attributes consist of TRD Pro front and also rear Bilstein shocks, TRD twin exhausts, TRD front skid plates with an oil frying pan drainpipe accessibility panel, and 18-inch TRD Off-Road alloy wheels.
What We Think
In a 2014 First Drive testimonial, we said that while the inside as well as dash are well style, the material top quality of the plastics utilized is a disappointment because of the low-quality materials made use of. Trip and also handling, on the other hand, are safe on- and off-road while the seats give a lot of support. We likewise stated in a 2014 First Examination of 1794 Version version that the cabin is noisier than its rivals while the outside design isn't as fresh. Furthermore, the 5.7-liter V-8 isn't really as quick as several of its competitors that utilize more advanced powertrains. Indoor area, on the other hand, is generous particularly the massive back seats. For those who desire maximum off-road efficiency, we said in a 2015 First Drive testimonial that the Tundra TRD Pro feels better the much faster it could go. Furthermore, it does not obtain disrupted quickly and also includes excellent guiding response and also a well-tuned suspension than could cope with high-speed off-roading.
The Tundra TRD Pro is just one of 3 TRD Off-road automobiles in the Toyota lineup, the various other two being the 4Runner and the Tacoma.
-Wonderful off-road ability in the --TRD Pro version
You Won't Like:
-Outside style isn't really fresh
-Dated powertrain selections
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