Toyota Tundra 2013

Toyota Tundra 2013: Toyota went for the jugular in the 2007 model year when it introduced the second-generation Tundra full-size pickup truck with a powerful 5.7-liter V-8 engine and six-speed transmission. Today, the Tundra faces much stiffer competitors from Chevrolet, Ram, GMC as well as Ford half-ton pick-ups, all of which have actually been upgraded or revised given that 2007. Specific setups of the Tundra could seat approximately 6 people.


Toyota Tundra 2013


The Tundra can be found in two- or 4x4 and also in 3 taxicab designs: regular taxi, Double Taxi as well as CrewMax. The CrewMax is the largest taxicab in the half-ton sector since Chrysler stopped the Huge Taxicab choice for the Ram 1500. The CrewMax comes only with a 5-foot, 6-inch bed, while other variations can be gotten with either a 6.5-foot or an 8-foot cargo bed.

New for 2013

The TRD Rock Warrior Plan is currently offered on the Restricted trim, and also purchasers could now pick from three wheel designs readily available for the Chrome Appearance Plan. In 2014's Platinum Package comes to be the Platinum trim, and it consists of 20-inch alloy wheels, warmed as well as ventilated front bucket seats with stitched head restrictions, substitute wood indoor trim, a chrome reduced front bumper, as well as unique badging.

Outside

Toyota ensured this Tundra wouldn't have sand kicked in its face by designing a large, brawny pickup that looks like it might bully any vehicle on the marketplace-- at the very least from the front. The massive grille, sculpted hood and husky bumper present a frightening head-on sight. From the side, the Tundra is rather conventional. A deck-rail adjustable tie-down system is optional for all freight beds. Offered TRD Off-Road packages include durable Bilstein shocks, front tow hooks, skid plates, badges and unique wheels. Outside features consist of:

-17-, 18- or 20-inch wheels
-Optional power-sliding back home window
-Optional power moonroof

Interior

The Tundra's interior is designed to suit working people. The control handles are simple to grasp, despite having job handwear covers, as well as the assesses are very easy to check out at a look but placed at the end of long barrels in the dashboard. There are lots of storage space alternatives, particularly with a facility console that could hold a laptop computer as well as hanging files. Even the regular taxicab Tundra has sufficient room behind the seats to hold five-gallon paint buckets. The seats are broad, helpful as well as comfy. Interior functions consist of:

-Requirement dual-zone air conditioning
-Two front 12-volt power electrical outlets
-Front bench or container seats
-Optional leather upholstery
-Optional navigation system with Entune multimedia system

Under the Hood

Mechanical functions consist of:

-270-horsepower, 4.0-liter V-6 with light weight aluminum block and also cyndrical tube heads, dual expenses camshafts and also 4 shutoffs each cyndrical tube, with 278 pounds-feet of torque

-310-hp, 4.6-liter V-8 with aluminum block as well as cylinder heads, double expenses camshafts and four shutoffs per cylinder, with 327 pounds-feet of torque

-381-hp, 5.7-liter V-8 with aluminum block and also cyndrical tube heads, twin overhead camshafts and 4 valves each cyndrical tube, with 401 pounds-feet of torque

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

-Six-speed automatic (V-8s).

-Four-wheel drive offered on V-8 models.

Safety and security

Trailer-sway control and brake bypass technology are conventional. Trailer-sway control utilizes a vehicle's security control sensors to detect unintended side-to-side movement at the rear wheels while towing and also makes use of the vehicle's anti-skid brakes system to combat yaw caused by undesirable trailer movement. Various other security functions include:.

-Antilock brakes.
-Electronic stability system.
-Side-impact airbags for the front seats.
-Side curtain air bags.
-Optional back-up cam.