2016 toyota Tundra Redesign

2016 Toyota Tundra Redesign: The 2016 Toyota Tundra obtains a readily available flex gas variation on rear-drive configurations and 2 new outside shades: Blazing Blue and also Twelve O'clock At Night Black Metallic. SR5 and 1794 Version models gain a modified front grille while. A bigger 38-gallon gas container is now basic on the Limited, Platinum, 1794 Version, and TRD Pro designs with the bigger 5.7-liter V-8. SR versions no come requirement with Toyota's Entune infomercial system while the SR5 gains navigation.

2016 Toyota Tundra Redesign

Limited and TRD Pro Tundras had a Toyota premium stereo and an application collection along with the Entune infomercial system. The Platinum and also 1794 Edition variants come conventional with a JBL costs stereo. Unseen area cautioning now part of the Limited Costs package and comes criterion on the 1794 Edition as well as Platinum quality. All Tundras with the 5.7-liter V-8 come typical with the incorporated trailer brake controller.

The TRD Pro Collection is currently offered in a brand-new exterior color called Mire while the 1794 Version obtains an optional Off-Road package, which includes 18-inch TRD Off-Road alloy wheels, trail-tuned Bilstein shock absorbers, engine skid plates, gas tank skid plates, front tow hooks on rear-drive versions, as well as a TRD Off-Road decal.

Lorry Summary

The 2016 Toyota Tundra is a full-size truck that ports over the smaller sized Tacoma and also is offered in three taxicab designs, three bed sizes and in rear- or four-wheel-drive setup.


2 V-8 engines are available in the 2016 Tundra: a 4.7-liter rated at 310 hp and also 327 lb-ft of torque as well as a 5.7-liter with 381 hp as well as 401 lb-ft. Both engines are combined solely to a six-speed transmission. Gas economy isn't really one of the Tundra's fortes with rear-drive variants rated at 15/19 mpg city/highway for the 4.7-liter and 13/18 mpg with the larger 5.7-liter. Going with four-wheel drive goes down those numbers a little to 14/18 mpg with the 4.7-liter and 13/17 mpg with the 5.7-liter. Depending on the taxi design, engine and drivetrain arrangement, the 2016 Tundra can tow 6,400 to 10,500 extra pounds when effectively geared up.


Along with the twin front, side-front, and also side drape airbags, the 2016 Tundra comes requirement with knee air bags for the driver and front traveler. Blind spot caution is offered as part of the Minimal Costs package as well as criterion on the 1794 Version and also the Platinum trim.

Trims, Packages, and Just What's Criterion

The base SR trim comes standard 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 cam, as well as Bluetooth connectivity. Stepping up to the SR5 trim adds a bigger seven-inch touchscreen, navigating, 60/40 fold-up back seat paddings, back under-seat storage, and a matte black reduced front bumper. The Restricted grade is the mid-level design in the Tundra schedule and also includes vehicle on/off headlights with hands-on level control, a deck rail system with four tie-downs, chrome heated power side mirrors, 10-inch alloy wheels, the Entune smart phone app suites, natural leather furniture, a leather-wrapped tilt/telescoping guiding wheel, power back horizontal window with a personal privacy glass, dual-zone climate control, and also an auto-dimming rearview mirror. On the Platinum and 1794 Edition designs, added common functions include a JBL costs stereo, perforated natural leather furniture, heated and aerated front seats, 12-way power flexible driver's seats, power vertical moving back home window with a rear personal privacy glass, and blind spot warning. Tundra TRD Pro designs are the off-road performance variations as well as have the bigger 5.7-liter V-8 as well as 4x4. Standard performance features include TRD Pro front and also back Bilstein shocks, TRD dual exhausts, TRD front skid plates with an oil pan drain access panel, and also 18-inch TRD Off-Road alloy wheels.

What We Believe

In a 2014 First Drive evaluation, we stated that while the inside as well as dashboard are well design, the material high quality of the plastics made use of is a letdown as a result of the low-grade materials made use of. Ride and handling, on the other hand, are safe and secure on- as well as off-road while the seats offer a lot of assistance. We also stated in a 2014 First Examination of 1794 Version version that the cabin is noisier than its rivals while the outside style isn't really as fresh. Furthermore, the 5.7-liter V-8 isn't as fast as several of its rivals that make use of more advanced powertrains. Interior room, on the other hand, is generous specifically the huge rear seats. For those who desire optimum off-road performance, we said in a 2015 First Drive review that the Tundra TRD Pro really feels far better the quicker it can go. In addition, it doesn't obtain disturbed quickly as well as features excellent steering action as well as a well-tuned suspension than could manage high-speed off-roading.

Awesome Truth

The Tundra TRD Pro is one of three TRD Off-road vehicles in the Toyota schedule, the various other 2 being the 4Runner as well as the Tacoma.

You'll Like:
-Toyota integrity
-Spacious interior
-Wonderful off-road capability in the --TRD Pro model

You Won't Like:
-Noisy cabin
-Outside layout isn't really fresh
-Dated powertrain selections

Key Rivals
-Ford F-150
-Chevrolet Silverado
-GMC Sierra 1500
-Ram 1500
-Nissan Titan