2006 toyota Tundra for Sale

2006 Toyota Tundra For Sale: When it emerged for the 2000 design year, Toyota's Tundra was the initial full-size Japanese-brand pickup truck, and also it also provided a V-8 engine option. The Tundra is smaller compared to domestic full-size pickup offerings.

For 2005, a better 4.7-liter V-8 created 282 horse power (up from 240 hp) as well as 325 pounds-feet of torque. A brand-new 245-hp, 4.0-liter V-6 changed the previous 3.4-liter V-6. A six-speed-manual gearbox changed the five-speed system, as well as a five-speed automatic bordered aside the previous four-speed. A brand-new base V-8 model additionally joined the lineup. Besides modified engine result ratings thanks to brand-new Society of Automotive Engineers testing requirements, bit has actually altered for the 2006 design year.


2006 Toyota Tundra For Sale


Tundras are available in three trim levels: base, SR5 as well as Restricted. Tundra pick-ups work as the basis for the business's Sequoia sport utility vehicle and are built at the same plant in Indiana.

Exterior

Toyota's Double Cab vehicle has 4 conventional front-hinged doors. The (prolonged) Access Cab has two rear-hinged back entrances that cannot be opened till the front doors are open. Unlike some extended-cab designs, the narrow rear doors have outside handles.

Regular-cab models have a 98.2-inch freight bed, while Double Taxi and Gain access to Cab vehicles lug a 76.5-inch bed. Regular-cab as well as Accessibility Taxicab body styles ride a 128.3-inch wheelbase and also stretch to 218.3 inches long in general. Double Taxi versions ride a 140.5-inch wheelbase as well as step 230.1 inches long on the whole.

An optional TRD (Toyota Competing Advancement) Off-Road Package showcases progressive-rate springtimes, Bilstein gas shocks, all-terrain tires on 16-inch aluminum-alloy wheels, overfenders and mudguards.

Inside

Tundras can be furnished with either a pair of front captain's chairs or a front bench seat that holds three individuals. Accessibility Taxicabs include a three-place 60/40-split backseat with a folding facility armrest. Dual Cab trucks have a split-folding rear bench. A navigation system is optional. Double Cab versions can be furnished with a backseat DVD entertainment system.

Under the Hood

Using the new SAE measuring system, the Tundra's typical 4.0-liter V-6 creates 236 hp. It collaborates with either a five-speed-automatic or six-speed-manual transmission. The optional 4.7-liter i-Force V-8 is now ranked at 271 hp and also 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 changed into or from 4WD High on the action by using dashboard-located buttons. Towing ability tops out at 7,100 pounds when correctly equipped.

Safety and security

Four-wheel antilock brakes are typical. Seat-mounted side-impact air bags, side curtain-type air bags and also an electronic stability system are optional in Dual Taxi models.

Driving Impressions

Much more polished than common residential pick-ups, the Tundra produces an enjoyable ride without much excess bouncing or violence. Besides a little engine drone, it's also fairly quiet for a pickup. Energetic performance contributes to the satisfaction. The seats fit in the spacious cabs, and also the readily available StepSide cargo box includes added panache.