New toyota Tundra 2016

New Toyota Tundra 2016: The 2016 Toyota Tundra obtains a readily available flex fuel version on rear-drive configurations and two new exterior shades: Blazing Blue and Midnight Black Metallic. SR5 and 1794 Edition designs gain a modified front grille while. A larger 38-gallon gas storage tank is now standard on the Limited, Platinum, 1794 Edition, and TRD Pro versions with the bigger 5.7-liter V-8. SR models no come criterion with Toyota's Entune infomercial system while the SR5 gains navigating.

New Toyota Tundra 2016

Restricted as well as TRD Pro Tundras come with a Toyota costs stereo and also an app suite along with the Entune infotainment system. The Platinum as well as 1794 Edition variants come conventional with a JBL premium stereo. Blind spot alerting now part of the Limited Costs package as well as comes standard on the 1794 Version and also Platinum quality. All Tundras with the 5.7-liter V-8 come basic with the incorporated trailer brake controller.

The TRD Pro Series is currently readily available in a brand-new outside shade called Quicksand while the 1794 Version obtains an optional Off-Road bundle, 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, and a TRD Off-Road decal.

Car Summary

The 2016 Toyota Tundra is a full-size vehicle that ports over the smaller Tacoma as well as is readily available in 3 taxi styles, three bed sizes and also in back- or four-wheel-drive setup.


Two V-8 engines are offered in the 2016 Tundra: a 4.7-liter rated at 310 hp and also 327 lb-ft of torque and a 5.7-liter with 381 hp and also 401 lb-ft. Both engines are paired solely to a six-speed transmission. Gas economic climate isn't among the Tundra's strong suits with rear-drive variants rated at 15/19 mpg city/highway for the 4.7-liter and 13/18 mpg with the bigger 5.7-liter. Choosing 4x4 drops those numbers slightly to 14/18 mpg with the 4.7-liter and also 13/17 mpg with the 5.7-liter. Relying on the taxi style, engine and drivetrain configuration, the 2016 Tundra can tow 6,400 to 10,500 pounds when effectively outfitted.


Along with the double front, side-front, and also side drape airbags, the 2016 Tundra comes requirement with knee airbags for the vehicle driver and front passenger. Dead spot warning is readily available as part of the Minimal Costs package as well as standard on the 1794 Edition and the Platinum trim.

Trims, Packages, and What's Criterion

The base SR trim comes criterion with 18-inch alloy wheels, the Entune infomercial system, 40/20/40 split-folding rear bench seats, cloth furniture, a 6.1-inch touchscreen, a rearview electronic camera, as well as Bluetooth connectivity. Stepping up to the SR5 trim adds a bigger seven-inch touchscreen, navigation, 60/40 fold-up back seat paddings, back under-seat storage space, and also a matte black lower front bumper. The Restricted quality is the mid-level model in the Tundra lineup and also adds auto on/off headlights with manual level control, a deck rail system with four tie-downs, chrome warmed power side mirrors, 10-inch alloy wheels, the Entune smart phone app collections, natural leather upholstery, a leather-wrapped tilt/telescoping steering wheel, power rear horizontal window with a personal privacy glass, dual-zone climate control, as well as an auto-dimming rearview mirror. On the Platinum as well as 1794 Version designs, added conventional functions consist of a JBL costs stereo, perforated leather furniture, heated and aerated pole positions, 12-way power adjustable chauffeur's seats, power vertical moving back home window with a back privacy glass, and unseen area caution. Tundra TRD Pro designs are the off-road efficiency versions and feature the bigger 5.7-liter V-8 and 4x4. Basic efficiency features consist of TRD Pro front as well as rear Bilstein shocks, TRD dual exhausts, TRD front skid plates with an oil pan drainpipe access panel, as well as 18-inch TRD Off-Road alloy wheels.

What We Believe

In a 2014 First Drive evaluation, we said that while the interior and dash are well design, the worldly high quality of the plastics made use of is a letdown as a result of the low-quality materials used. Flight and handling, on the other hand, are protected on- as well as off-road while the seats provide a lot of assistance. We likewise said in a 2014 First Test of 1794 Edition version that the cabin is noisier compared to its rivals while the outside style isn't as fresh. In addition, the 5.7-liter V-8 isn't really as fast as several of its rivals that make use of more advanced powertrains. Indoor space, on the other hand, is generous particularly the massive back seats. For those who desire maximum off-road efficiency, we said in a 2015 First Drive testimonial that the Tundra TRD Pro feels far better the quicker it can go. In addition, it doesn't obtain disrupted easily and features exceptional steering action as well as a well-tuned suspension compared to can cope with high-speed off-roading.

Trendy Fact

The Tundra TRD Pro is among 3 TRD Off-road lorries in the Toyota lineup, the other two being the 4Runner and the Tacoma.

You'll Like:
-Toyota reliability
-Roomy interior
-Wonderful off-road capability in the --TRD Pro design

You Won't Like:
-Loud cabin
-Outside design isn't really fresh
-Dated powertrain choices

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