2009 toyota Tundra

2009 Toyota Tundra: Toyota went for the jugular in the 2007 design year when it presented the second-generation Tundra. It sported one of the most powerful V-8 engine of any type of mainstream half-ton vehicle-- exceeded just by the scandal sheet GMC Sierra Denali-- and all cab/bed setups could be outfitted to tow a minimum of 10,000 extra pounds.

The vehicle included enforcing size and designing to stay clear of any kind of memories of the first-generation Expanse, which was described by lots of movie critics as a seven-eighths-scale vehicle. The Expanse comes in 2- or four-wheel drive, as well as in 3 taxicab designs: Routine Cab, Quad Taxi as well as CrewMax. The CrewMax is a couple of inches longer than a lot of crew cabs, however it's not as big as Dodge's Huge Cab. The CrewMax comes only with a 5-foot, 6-inch bed, while various other versions can be ordered with either a 6-foot, 6-inch or an 8-foot freight bed. Cut levels include Tundra Quality, SR5 and Limited.

2009 Toyota Tundra

New for 2009

Toyota added flex-fuel capacity to the 5.7-liter V-8 Tundra offered in pick areas, consisting of the Midwest, where most E85 stations are located. Toyota is likewise releasing 2 TRD choice packages designed for off-roaders as well as street lovers. The TRD Rock Warrior includes 17-inch alloy wheels, BFGoodrich all-terrain tires, Bilstein shock absorbers, a color-keyed front bumper and grille border, bedside decals, and unique interior trim. The TRD Sport likewise chooses a color-keyed look, 20-inch alloy wheels and also indoor upgrades. The Rock Warrior bundle is available on Tundra Quality Dual Cab and also CrewMax four-wheel-drive models with the 5.7-liter V-8 engine. The Sporting activity bundle is readily available on Expanse Grade Normal Taxicab and Double Cab two-wheel-drive models equipped with a common bed and also 5.7-liter engine.


Toyota made sure this Expanse would not have sand kicked in its face deliberately a huge, robust pick-up that looks like it could bully any type of truck on the market-- at the very least from the front. A massive three-bar grille, sculptured hood and husky bumper present an intimidating head-on sight. From the side, the Tundra is rather conventional. A deck-rail flexible tie-down system is readily available for all freight beds.
-Tailgate aid
-Telescoping tow mirrors readily available
-Readily available moonroof on CrewMax
-TRD Rock Warrior available only in Black or Extremely White outside coating
-TRD Sport offered only in Black or Radiant Red


The Tundra's interior is designed to interest and also fit working people. The control handles are simple to hold, even in work handwear covers, and also the assesses are easy to review at a look. There are a lot of storage alternatives, especially with a center console that could hold a laptop computer and hanging documents. Even the Regular Taxi has sufficient space behind the seats to hold five-gallon paint buckets. The Expanse Limited does not have several of the significance of deluxe found in the new Dodge and Ford vehicles, however the seats are broad, supportive and comfortable, and also the flight is particularly silent. The offered JBL stereo (criterion in Limited variations) and DVD navigating system are specifically enticing, with 440 watts as well as 10 audio speakers (12 in the CrewMax).

-Power vertical-sliding rear window in CrewMax
-Offered rear-seat DVD amusement system
-TRD Rock Warrior, Sporting activity plans include black cloth interior and pedal covers
-Three 12-volt power outlets in CrewMax and also Dual Taxicab

Under the Hood

-236-horsepower, 4.0-liter V-6 with aluminum block/cylinder heads, dual overhead camshafts as well as four valves each cyndrical tube makes 266 pounds-feet of torque
-276-hp, 4.7-liter V-8 with iron block/aluminum cyndrical tube heads, twin expenses camshafts and also four valves each cylinder makes 313 pounds-feet of torque
-381-hp, 5.7-liter V-8 with light weight aluminum block/cylinder heads, double expenses camshafts and also 4 shutoffs per cylinder makes 401 pounds-feet of torque
-Five-speed transmission (standard with V-6 and also 4.7-liter V-8).
-Six-speed automatic (basic with 5.7-liter V-8).


Toyota highlights safety and security with a collection of electronic braking modern technologies that help vehicle drivers avoid mishaps. All are connected into the anti-skid brakes system, consisting of traction control, brake assist and electronic security control. Toyota likewise has electronic brake-force distribution, which changes braking pressure according to cargo lots. The Tundra does not keep back on air bags, with front seat-mounted side-impact air bags and also side drape air bags common on all variations.

-Front and also rear finder vehicle parking aids.
-Available backup electronic camera.
-Three-point safety belt whatsoever settings.

Of Interest to Vehicle Owners

-Optimum gross vehicle weight ranking: 7,000-7,200 extra pounds (CrewMax 4x4).
-Optimum payload capability: 1,990 pounds (Routine Taxicab 4x2).
Maximum pulling ability: 10,800 pounds (Regular Taxicab 4x2).
-Fuel ability: 26.4 gallons.
-Axle ratio: 3.90:1, 4.10:1, 4.30:1.
-Transfer case low array: 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).
-Method angle: 27-29 degrees.
-Separation angle: 24-27 levels.
-Freight flooring size: 66.7 inches (CrewMax); 78.7 inches (common bed); 97.6 inches (lengthy bed).
-Cargo floor size: 66.4 inches.
-Freight flooring width at wheel well: 50 inches.
-Freight bed deepness: 22.2 inches.