2012 toyota Tundra Double Cab

2012 toyota Tundra Double Cab: Toyota went for the jugular in the 2007 model 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 automatic transmission. Today, the Tundra faces much stiffer competitors from Chevrolet, Ram, GMC and Ford half-ton pickups, all which have been upgraded or modified because 2007. Particular arrangements of the Tundra could seat approximately six individuals.

The Tundra can be found in 2- or 4x4 as well as in 3 cab styles: regular taxi, Double Cab and also CrewMax. The CrewMax is the largest cab in the half-ton sector since Chrysler ceased the Huge Taxi alternative for the Ram 1500. The CrewMax comes only with a 5-foot, 6-inch bed, while various other variations can be gotten with either a 6.5-foot or an 8-foot cargo bed.

2012 toyota Tundra Double Cab

New for 2012

A brand-new Chrome Plan for Double Cab and also CrewMax vehicles includes a chrome exhaust pointer, chrome side mirrors, chrome door manages and also 18-inch chrome-clad wheels. The Cold Location Bundle, heated side mirrors as well as daytime running lights are currently conventional on all designs, and also a backup video camera is a brand-new function of the Minimal trim level. The control panel now has a black finish, and the towing package is no more bundled with other choices and have to currently be bought individually.


Toyota made sure this Tundra would not have sand began its face by designing a large, robust pickup that appears like it might bully any kind of truck on the market-- at the very least from the front. The massive grille, sculptured hood and also husky bumper provide an intimidating head-on sight. From the side, the Tundra is rather traditional. A deck-rail flexible tie-down system is optional for all cargo beds.

Exterior functions consist of:

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


The Tundra's inside is made to accommodate functioning individuals. The control handles are very easy to hold, despite having job gloves, and the assesses are easy to review at a glimpse yet placed at the end of long barrels in the dash. There are plenty of storage space alternatives, particularly with a center console that could hold a laptop computer and also hanging files. Even the routine cab Tundra has enough room behind the seats to hold five-gallon paint buckets. The seats are broad, helpful and comfy. The Platinum Package includes high-end touches that previously were just readily available in trucks like premium Ford F-150s.

Inside attributes consist of:

-Standard dual-zone cooling
-2 front 12-volt power electrical outlets
-Front bench or bucket 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 also cyndrical tube heads, twin overhead camshafts and also 4 valves each cyndrical tube, with 278 pounds-feet of torque
-310-hp, 4.6-liter V-8 with aluminum block and cyndrical tube heads, dual expenses camshafts as well as four valves per cyndrical tube, with 327 pounds-feet of torque
-381-hp, 5.7-liter V-8 with aluminum block as well as cylinder heads, twin overhead 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).
-4x4 available on V-8 models.

Safety and security

Trailer-sway control and also brake bypass modern technology are typical. Trailer-sway control uses a vehicle's security control sensing units to discover unplanned side-to-side motion at the back wheels while towing and makes use of the vehicle's antilock braking system to combat yaw caused by unwanted trailer motion.

Various other safety and security functions include:.

-Anti-skid brakes.
-Electronic security system.
-Side-impact air bags for the pole positions.
-Side curtain air bags.
-Optional back-up electronic camera.