2016 toyota Tundra Cummins

2016 Toyota Tundra Cummins: The 2016 Toyota Tundra gets an available flex fuel variation on rear-drive arrangements as well as 2 new outside shades: Scorching Blue and Twelve O'clock At Night Black Metallic. SR5 and also 1794 Version versions acquire a changed front grille while. A bigger 38-gallon gas container is currently common on the Limited, Platinum, 1794 Edition, as well as TRD Pro versions with the larger 5.7-liter V-8. SR models no come requirement with Toyota's Entune infomercial system while the SR5 gains navigating.

2016 Toyota Tundra Cummins

Restricted and also TRD Pro Tundras included a Toyota premium audio system and also an application collection along with the Entune infotainment system. The Platinum and 1794 Version versions come basic with a JBL costs stereo. Dead spot cautioning currently part of the Restricted Costs package and also comes standard on the 1794 Edition and also Platinum grade. All Tundras with the 5.7-liter V-8 come conventional with the incorporated trailer brake controller.

The TRD Pro Series is currently offered in a brand-new outside shade called Quicksand while the 1794 Edition acquires an optional Off-Road plan, which includes 18-inch TRD Off-Road alloy wheels, trail-tuned Bilstein shock absorbers, engine skid plates, fuel storage tank skid plates, front tow hooks on rear-drive variations, as well as a TRD Off-Road decal.

Automobile Recap

The 2016 Toyota Tundra is a full-size truck that slots over the smaller Tacoma and also is offered in three taxi designs, 3 bed sizes and in back- or four-wheel-drive configuration.


Two V-8 engines are offered in the 2016 Tundra: a 4.7-liter ranked at 310 hp and also 327 lb-ft of torque and a 5.7-liter with 381 hp and 401 lb-ft. Both engines are combined specifically to a six-speed automatic transmission. Fuel economic situation isn't one of the Tundra's fortes with rear-drive variants ranked at 15/19 mpg city/highway for the 4.7-liter as well as 13/18 mpg with the bigger 5.7-liter. Opting for four-wheel drive drops those numbers a little to 14/18 mpg with the 4.7-liter as well as 13/17 mpg with the 5.7-liter. Depending on the taxi style, engine as well as drivetrain arrangement, the 2016 Tundra can tow 6,400 to 10,500 extra pounds when appropriately equipped.


Along with the double front, side-front, and also side curtain airbags, the 2016 Tundra comes requirement with knee air bags for the motorist and also front guest. Blind spot warning is available as part of the Minimal Costs plan as well as requirement on the 1794 Version as well as the Platinum trim.

Trims, Packages, and also Just What's Criterion

The base SR trim comes requirement with 18-inch alloy wheels, the Entune infomercial system, 40/20/40 split-folding rear bench seats, fabric upholstery, a 6.1-inch touchscreen, a rearview camera, as well as Bluetooth connection. Stepping up to the SR5 trim includes a larger seven-inch touchscreen, navigating, 60/40 fold-up rear seat pillows, rear under-seat storage space, and also a matte black reduced front bumper. The Restricted grade is the mid-level design in the Tundra lineup and includes vehicle on/off fronts lights with manual level control, a deck rail system with four tie-downs, chrome heated power side mirrors, 10-inch alloy wheels, the Entune smart phone application collections, leather furniture, a leather-wrapped tilt/telescoping guiding wheel, power back straight window with a personal privacy glass, dual-zone environment control, as well as an auto-dimming rearview mirror. On the Platinum and 1794 Edition versions, additional standard functions consist of a JBL premium audio system, perforated leather furniture, warmed and also aerated pole positions, 12-way power adjustable driver's seats, power upright moving rear home window with a back privacy glass, and unseen area caution. Tundra TRD Pro designs are the off-road efficiency versions as well as come with the bigger 5.7-liter V-8 and four-wheel drive. Standard performance features consist of TRD Pro front and back Bilstein shocks, TRD dual exhausts, TRD front skid plates with an oil frying pan drain gain access to panel, and also 18-inch TRD Off-Road alloy wheels.

What We Think

In a 2014 First Drive review, we claimed that while the interior and also dashboard are well layout, the worldly high quality of the plastics made use of is a disappointment due to the low-grade products made use of. Ride and also handling, on the other hand, are safe and secure on- as well as off-road while the seats offer plenty of support. We additionally said in a 2014 First Test of 1794 Version model that the cabin is noisier compared to its rivals while the exterior style isn't as fresh. Additionally, the 5.7-liter V-8 isn't as fast as some of its competitors that make use of more advanced powertrains. Interior area, on the other hand, is generous especially the big rear seats. For those who want maximum off-road performance, we stated in a 2015 First Drive testimonial that the Tundra TRD Pro feels better the quicker it can go. Furthermore, it doesn't obtain disturbed quickly and showcases exceptional steering reaction as well as a well-tuned suspension than can deal with high-speed off-roading.

Cool Truth

The Tundra TRD Pro is one of 3 TRD Off-road lorries in the Toyota lineup, the various other 2 being the 4Runner and also the Tacoma.

You'll Like:
-Toyota integrity
-Large inside
-Terrific off-road capability in the --TRD Pro model

You Won't Like:
-Noisy cabin
-Exterior layout isn't fresh
-Dated powertrain choices

Trick Competitors
-Ford F-150
-Chevrolet Silverado
-GMC Sierra 1500
-Ram 1500
-Nissan Titan