Toyota Tundra 2012

Toyota Tundra 2012: Toyota went for the jugular in the 2007 model year when it introduced the second-generation Tundra full-size pickup truck with an effective 5.7-liter V-8 engine and also six-speed transmission. Today, the Tundra encounters much stiffer competition from Chevrolet, Ram, GMC as well as Ford half-ton pickups, every one of which have actually been updated or revised because 2007. Certain setups of the Tundra could seat approximately six people.

The Tundra can be found in 2- or four-wheel drive and in 3 cab designs: routine taxicab, Double Cab and CrewMax. The CrewMax is the biggest taxi in the half-ton sector given that Chrysler terminated the Mega Taxicab alternative for the Ram 1500. The CrewMax comes only with a 5-foot, 6-inch bed, while various other variations can be purchased with either a 6.5-foot or an 8-foot freight bed.

Toyota Tundra 2012

New for 2012

A new Chrome Plan for Dual Cab as well as CrewMax trucks includes a chrome exhaust idea, chrome side mirrors, chrome door takes care of as well as 18-inch chrome-clad wheels. The Cold Location Bundle, warmed side mirrors as well as daytime running lights are now common on all models, and a back-up video camera is a new attribute of the Limited trim degree. The instrument panel now has a black finish, as well as the towing package is no more bundled with various other choices and must now be purchased individually.


Toyota ensured this Tundra wouldn't have sand began its face by designing a big, robust pickup that looks like it could bully any type of vehicle on the marketplace-- at least from the front. The massive grille, sculptured hood as well as husky bumper present an intimidating head-on sight. From the side, the Tundra is rather traditional. A deck-rail flexible tie-down system is optional for all freight beds.

Outside features include:

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


The Tundra's interior is developed to accommodate functioning individuals. The control handles are simple to grasp, despite job gloves, as well as the gauges are simple to review at a look but placed at the end of long barrels in the dash. There are lots of storage space options, particularly with a center console that can hold a laptop computer and hanging files. Also the normal taxi Tundra has enough room behind the seats to hold five-gallon paint pails. The seats are large, helpful as well as comfy. The Platinum Plan includes luxury touches that until now were just readily available in vehicles like premium Ford F-150s.

Inside functions consist of:

-Standard dual-zone a/c
-2 front 12-volt power electrical outlets
-Front bench or container seats
-Optional leather upholstery

Under the Hood

Mechanical attributes consist of:

-270-horsepower, 4.0-liter V-6 with light weight aluminum block as well as cyndrical tube heads, twin overhead camshafts as well as 4 valves each cylinder, with 278 pounds-feet of torque
-310-hp, 4.6-liter V-8 with light weight aluminum block as well as cylinder heads, twin overhead camshafts and also 4 valves per cyndrical tube, with 327 pounds-feet of torque
-381-hp, 5.7-liter V-8 with light weight aluminum block as well as cyndrical tube heads, double overhead camshafts as well as 4 shutoffs per cylinder, with 401 pounds-feet of torque
-Five-speed automatic transmission (V-6).
-Six-speed automatic (V-8s).
-Four-wheel drive readily available on V-8 versions.


Trailer-sway control and also brake bypass innovation are common. Trailer-sway control utilizes a truck's stability control sensing units to discover unintended side-to-side motion at the rear wheels while towing and uses the truck's anti-skid brakes system to neutralize yaw triggered by unwanted trailer motion.

Various other safety functions consist of:.

-Antilock brakes.
-Digital stability system.
-Side-impact airbags for the pole positions.
-Side curtain airbags.
-Optional backup video camera.

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