2012 toyota Tundra Grade

2012 Toyota Tundra Grade: Toyota went for the jugular in the 2007 design year when it introduced the second-generation Tundra full-size pickup truck with a powerful 5.7-liter V-8 engine as well as six-speed transmission. Today, the Tundra encounters much stiffer competitors from Chevrolet, Ram, GMC as well as Ford half-ton pick-ups, all which have actually been updated or changed because 2007. Specific setups of the Tundra can seat approximately 6 people.

The Tundra can be found in two- or 4x4 and also in 3 taxi styles: normal taxi, Double Taxicab and also CrewMax. The CrewMax is the largest taxi in the half-ton segment since Chrysler ceased the Mega Cab alternative for the Ram 1500. The CrewMax comes just with a 5-foot, 6-inch bed, while other versions can be bought with either a 6.5-foot or an 8-foot cargo bed.

2012 Toyota Tundra Grade

New for 2012

A new Chrome Package for Dual Cab as well as CrewMax vehicles includes a chrome exhaust suggestion, chrome side mirrors, chrome door manages and 18-inch chrome-clad wheels. The Cold Area Bundle, warmed side mirrors and daytime running lights are currently common on all versions, and also a backup video camera is a brand-new attribute of the Minimal trim level. The control panel now has a black finish, and the towing package is no longer bundled with other options and also should now be ordered independently.


Toyota ensured this Tundra wouldn't have sand started its face deliberately a huge, brawny pick-up that appears like it can bully any vehicle on the marketplace-- at least from the front. The huge grille, sculptured hood as well as husky bumper present a frightening head-on sight. From the side, the Tundra is instead traditional. A deck-rail adjustable tie-down system is optional for all freight beds.

Outside functions consist of:

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


The Tundra's interior is developed to accommodate working individuals. The control knobs are easy to grasp, even with work gloves, and the evaluates are simple to check out at a look yet placed at the end of lengthy barrels in the dash. There are a lot of storage space alternatives, specifically with a center console that could hold a laptop as well as hanging documents. Even the routine taxi Tundra has enough space behind the seats to hold five-gallon paint containers. The seats are vast, encouraging and also comfy. The Platinum Package adds deluxe touches that until now were only offered in vehicles like high-end Ford F-150s.

Interior functions consist of:

-Standard dual-zone a/c
-2 front 12-volt power electrical outlets
-Front bench or pail seats
-Optional natural leather upholstery

Under the Hood

Mechanical functions consist of:

-270-horsepower, 4.0-liter V-6 with light weight aluminum block and cylinder heads, dual overhead camshafts and also four shutoffs each cylinder, with 278 pounds-feet of torque
-310-hp, 4.6-liter V-8 with light weight aluminum block and cylinder heads, dual expenses camshafts and four shutoffs per cylinder, with 327 pounds-feet of torque
-381-hp, 5.7-liter V-8 with aluminum block as well as cyndrical tube heads, twin expenses camshafts and also four shutoffs each cyndrical tube, with 401 pounds-feet of torque
-Five-speed automatic transmission (V-6).
-Six-speed automatic (V-8s).
-Four-wheel drive readily available on V-8 models.

Safety and security

Trailer-sway control and also brake bypass innovation are conventional. Trailer-sway control uses a vehicle's security control sensing units to find unplanned side-to-side motion at the rear wheels while towing and also utilizes the vehicle's anti-skid brakes system to neutralize yaw brought on by undesirable trailer movement.

Other security attributes include:.

-Antilock brakes.
-Digital stability system.
-Side-impact airbags for the pole positions.
-Side drape airbags.
-Optional backup cam.