Toyota Tundra 2010

Toyota Tundra 2010: Toyota went for the jugular in the 2007 version year when it presented the second-generation Tundra. It sported a powerful 5.7-liter V-8 engine and also six-speed automatic, and all cab/bed arrangements could be geared up to tow at least 10,000 pounds.

Today, the Tundra deals with much stiffer competition from Chevrolet, Dodge, GMC and also Ford half-ton pickups, every one of which have been upgraded or changed with brand-new powertrains and also features in the past year.

The Tundra is available in 2- or 4x4, as well as in 3 taxi designs: regular taxi, Dual Taxi as well as CrewMax. The CrewMax is the largest cab in the half-ton segment considering that Chrysler stopped the Mega Cab alternative for the Dodge Ram 1500 in 2014. The CrewMax comes only with a 5-foot, 6-inch bed, while various other versions can be bought with either a 6-foot, 6-inch bed, or an 8-foot freight bed. Cut degrees include Tundra, SR5 as well as Limited.

Toyota Tundra 2010

New for 2010
Toyota's brand-new 310-horsepower, 4.6-liter i-Force V-8 makes 327 pounds-feet of torque. It's smaller compared to the 276-hp, 4.7-liter V-8 with 313 pounds-feet of torque that it replaces, yet it's additionally more powerful, lighter and a lot more reliable. It's also about 100 pounds lighter compared to the 4.7-liter.

Tundra models are divided right into 2 courses: Tundra Quality as well as Limited Grade. Tundra Grade designs sporting activity a brand-new two-bar front grille and also modified taillamps, while Minimal models wear a billet-style grille. A revamped seven-pin towing drawback adapter now sits above the drawback to assist avoid damage and dust. Likewise, a shelf to help arrange storage area has actually been included in the reduced glove box.

The new Tundra Grade Work Truck Bundle is targeted at commercial purchasers. It's an entry-level version offered in only regular or Dual Taxi configurations, with plastic seats and rubber floors. It's valued as much as $1,030 less than the vehicle's basic MSRP. At the high end of the range is the brand-new Platinum Bundle alternative for Limited Expanses equipped with the 5.7-liter V-8. It consists of heated as well as ventilated seats, a sunroof and also wood-grain trim.


Toyota made certain this Tundra would not have sand started its face deliberately a large, brawny pickup that appears like it could bully any type of vehicle on the marketplace-- at the very least from the front. The huge grille, sculptured hood and husky bumper present a daunting head-on view. From the side, the Tundra is rather standard. A deck-rail adjustable tie-down system is readily available for all cargo beds.


The Tundra's inside is designed to fit working individuals. The control knobs are easy to hold, also in work handwear covers, and the determines are very easy to read at a glimpse but positioned at the end of lengthy barrels in the dashboard. There are plenty of storage space alternatives, particularly with a facility console that can hold a laptop computer and also hanging data. Even the regular cab Tundra has enough room behind the seats to hold five-gallon paint containers. The seats are wide, encouraging and comfortable. The new Platinum Plan includes luxury touches that previously were only available in vehicles like premium Ford F-150s.

Under the Hood

-236-hp, 4.0-liter V-6 with aluminum block as well as cyndrical tube heads, double overhead camshafts and four valves per cyndrical tube, with 266 pounds-feet of torque

-310-hp, 4.6-liter V-8 with light weight aluminum block as well as two-alloy cylinder heads, dual expenses camshafts and 4 valves each cylinder, with 327 pounds-feet of torque

-381-hp, 5.7-liter V-8 with light weight aluminum block and also cyndrical tube heads, twin overhead camshafts as well as four shutoffs per cyndrical tube, with 401 pounds-feet of torque

-Five-speed automatic transmission (requirement with V-6).

-Six-speed automatic (typical with 4.6-liter V-8 or 5.7-liter V-8).


Toyota emphasizes safety with a suite of digital stopping technologies that assist motorists prevent mishaps. All are tied into the antilock braking system. They consist of grip control, brake help as well as electronic security control. Toyota also has electronic brake-force distribution, which adjusts stopping stress according to freight load. The Tundra does not hold back on air bags, with side-impact airbags ahead and also side curtain airbags typical on all versions.

-Front and rear finder vehicle parking aids.

-Readily available back-up electronic camera.

-Three-point seat belts in any way settings.

Of Interest to Truck Owners

-Maximum gross automobile weight score: 7,000-7,200 pounds (CrewMax 4x4).
-Maximum payload ability: 2,000 extra pounds (regular taxi 4x2).
-Optimum towing capability: 10,800 pounds (routine cab 4x2).
-Gas capability: 26.4 gallons.
-Axle proportion: 3.90:1, 4.10:1, 4.30:1.
-Transfer instance reduced range: 2.618:1.
-Crawl ratio: 37.52:1 (6A w/4.30:1 axle).
-Minimum ground clearance: 10-10.2 inches (4x2); 10.4-10.6 inches (4x4).
-Technique angle: 27-29 levels.
-Separation angle: 24-27 degrees.
-Cargo flooring length: 66.7 inches (CrewMax), 78.7 inches (conventional bed), 97.6 inches (long bed).
-Freight floor size: 66.4 inches.
-Freight flooring width at wheel well: 50 inches.
-Cargo bed depth: 22.2 inches.