New toyota Tundra 2016

New toyota Tundra 2016: The 2016 Toyota Tundra obtains an available flex fuel version on rear-drive configurations and 2 new outside shades: Blazing Blue and Midnight Black Metallic. SR5 and also 1794 Version versions gain a modified front grille while. A larger 38-gallon fuel tank is currently standard on the Limited, Platinum, 1794 Edition, as well as TRD Pro models with the larger 5.7-liter V-8. SR versions no come requirement with Toyota's Entune infomercial system while the SR5 gains navigation.

New toyota Tundra 2016

Limited and also TRD Pro Tundras included a Toyota premium audio system and also an app collection together with the Entune infotainment system. The Platinum and 1794 Edition versions come common with a JBL costs stereo. Dead spot alerting currently part of the Minimal Premium plan and comes standard on the 1794 Version as well as Platinum grade. All Tundras with the 5.7-liter V-8 come typical with the integrated trailer brake controller.

The TRD Pro Series is now readily available in a brand-new outside color called Mire while the 1794 Version gains an optional Off-Road bundle, which adds 18-inch TRD Off-Road alloy wheels, trail-tuned Bilstein shock absorbers, engine skid plates, gas storage tank skid plates, front tow hooks on rear-drive variations, and also a TRD Off-Road sticker.

Car Recap

The 2016 Toyota Tundra is a full-size truck that ports over the smaller sized Tacoma as well as is readily available in three taxi designs, three bed sizes and in rear- or four-wheel-drive setup.


2 V-8 engines are readily available in the 2016 Tundra: a 4.7-liter rated at 310 hp as well as 327 lb-ft of torque and a 5.7-liter with 381 hp and 401 lb-ft. Both engines are paired specifically to a six-speed automatic transmission. Fuel economic situation isn't one of the Tundra's strengths with rear-drive variants ranked at 15/19 mpg city/highway for the 4.7-liter as well as 13/18 mpg with the larger 5.7-liter. Opting for four-wheel drive goes down those numbers slightly to 14/18 mpg with the 4.7-liter as well as 13/17 mpg with the 5.7-liter. Relying on the taxi design, engine as well as drivetrain arrangement, the 2016 Tundra can tow 6,400 to 10,500 pounds when properly furnished.

Safety and security

In addition to the twin front, side-front, and side drape airbags, the 2016 Tundra comes standard with knee airbags for the vehicle driver and also front guest. Blind spot caution is offered as part of the Minimal Premium package as well as standard on the 1794 Edition as well as the Platinum trim.

Trims, Plans, as well as Just What's Standard

The base SR trim comes criterion with 18-inch alloy wheels, the Entune infotainment system, 40/20/40 split-folding rear bench seats, towel furniture, a 6.1-inch touchscreen, a rearview camera, and Bluetooth connection. Stepping up to the SR5 trim adds a larger seven-inch touchscreen, navigation, 60/40 fold-up back seat cushions, back under-seat storage, and also a matte black lower front bumper. The Limited quality is the mid-level model in the Tundra lineup as well as adds vehicle on/off fronts lights with hand-operated level control, a deck rail system with four tie-downs, chrome heated power side mirrors, 10-inch alloy wheels, the Entune smart phone app collections, leather furniture, a leather-wrapped tilt/telescoping guiding wheel, power rear straight home window with a privacy glass, dual-zone environment control, as well as an auto-dimming rearview mirror. On the Platinum and also 1794 Edition models, extra standard features consist of a JBL premium stereo, perforated leather furniture, heated as well as aerated pole positions, 12-way power flexible vehicle driver's seats, power vertical moving back window with a back privacy glass, as well as blind spot warning. Tundra TRD Pro models are the off-road efficiency variations as well as come with the larger 5.7-liter V-8 and four-wheel drive. Basic efficiency attributes include TRD Pro front and also back Bilstein shocks, TRD double exhausts, TRD front skid plates with an oil pan drain access panel, and 18-inch TRD Off-Road alloy wheels.

What We Think

In a 2014 First Drive testimonial, we claimed that while the interior and dash are well style, the worldly quality of the plastics made use of is a letdown because of the low-quality materials utilized. Flight and handling, on the other hand, are secure on- as well as off-road while the seats give a lot of assistance. We also claimed in a 2014 First Test of 1794 Edition model 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 as quick as some of its rivals that utilize more advanced powertrains. Indoor space, on the other hand, is generous specifically the substantial back seats. For those that want optimum off-road performance, we stated in a 2015 First Drive testimonial that the Tundra TRD Pro feels better the faster it could go. Additionally, it doesn't get disturbed quickly and also includes superb guiding action and also a well-tuned suspension than could deal with high-speed off-roading.

Cool Truth

The Tundra TRD Pro is one of 3 TRD Off-road automobiles in the Toyota schedule, the other two being the 4Runner as well as the Tacoma.

You'll Like:
-Toyota dependability
-Sizable inside
-Great off-road ability in the --TRD Pro version

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

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