The standard engine is a 3. The Tundra starts out with a definite edge. That is what the Toyota manufacturer recommends, not what the oil change businesses want! Manual Description Research Octane Number 91 higher, cylinder V type, 4 cycle, gasoline, valve clearance engine cold , mm in, drive belt tension measured with Borroughs. It should do well enough to justify further development of its powertrains and chassis to make them the equal or better of equivalent Fords and Chevys. Leather upholstery is optional on the top-of-the-line Limited model. Under the Hood A standard, 190-horsepower, 3.
Not the first oil leak after 89000 miles and I have never had to add oil between changes at every 7500 miles. It's not hard to imagine you're behind the wheel of a Camry or Avalon. The Silverado' ultimate towing capacity is a equally impressive at 11,000 pounds; max payload is 3334 lb — equivalent to the weight of a fully-loaded midsize sedan. America's best-selling large truck thus out-muscles the Tundra, with a base engine that is substantially more torquey and superior overall towing and payload capacity. Exterior Regular-cab Tundras have an 8-foot cargo bed, while the four-door extended Access Cab version gets a 6. The Kenworth-inspired appearance of the Ram is way cool, but five years down the road, looks will be less important than whether the transfer case is grinding or the transmission is slipping. It was a seamless experience in all aspects of the sale.
All specifications, prices and equipment are subject to change without notice. Like the Energizer Bunny, it keeps going and going. The Tundra serves as the basis for the Sequoia sport utility vehicle and is built at the same Indiana plant. The Big Three have had this market entirely and quite profitably to themselves. Bought it new, has 155,000 miles, drives and looks like brand new.
The Access Cab has two rear-hinged back doors that cant be opened until the front doors are open. The Ford also has stronger optional engines — and is available in a baker's dozen different body regular cab, crew cab and super cab and bed configurations styleside or flareside, short or long while the Tundra's variations are limited to regular and extended Access cab, with either a short or long bed. Now let's check some important truck factoids: Suitably equipped, a Tundra can tow up to 7100 pounds V-8 models with optional towing package; 5000 lb otherwise. I've driven many many more than I've owned do to the nature of my work. However the salesman was very nice and helpful.
Besides the dimensions you can also read detailed information concerning engine of the vehicle such as engine size, horsepower, the number of cylinders and valves, which can tell you a lot about potential performance of the car. But until the full-size Tundra hit the market last year, never a big lunker comparable to a Ford F-Series, Chevy Silverado or Dodge Ram. The Tundra serves as the basis for the Sequoia sport utility vehicle and is built at the same Indiana plant. Besides the dimensions you can also read detailed information concerning engine of the vehicle such as engine size, horsepower, the number of cylinders and valves, which can tell you a lot about potential performance of the car. Leather upholstery is optional on the top-of-the-line Limited model. Safety and Security The Toyota Tundra Pickup Truck is equipped with standard safety features such as a driver air bag, passenger air bag with cut-off switch, height-adjustable head restraints, and three-point seatbelts in the front. Drive a Tundra around for a week and you will be startled by how easy it is to drive, how very carlike it is in its steering, ride and handling.
Suddenly, Toyota had a no-nonsense, mostly full-size pickup to go head to head with such stalwarts… Even before the all-new Toyota Tundra took home the Golden Calipers as Motor Trend's 2000 Truck of the Year, we knew we had to have one for our One-Year-Test fleet. The Big Three have had this market entirely and quite profitably to themselves. The Tundras maximum payload is an even 2,000 pounds, while the F-150 has a maximum payload of 3,150 pounds. Of course, Ford and Chevy have been building trucks for more than 75 years. The Finance department was exceptional also! It's just not as tough and capable in absolute terms as the F-150 or the Silverado, when those vehicles are armed with their mightiest powertrains.
Toyota, like the other Japanese automakers, has always built trucks. Sun visors have pullout extensions. The standard V-6 engine in the F-150 is no slouch, however — it's rated at up to 8600 lb towing capacity vs. No high pressure sales at all. By comparison, a regular-cab Ford F-150 with an 8-foot cargo b. The Tundra comes as a regular-cab model with an 8-foot cargo bed or as an Access Cab extended-cab with rear-hinged back doors and a 6.
I like this truck a lot more than the Tacoma that they are making now, mine has more room and the bed is bigger. It's not hard to imagine you're behind the wheel of a Camry or Avalon. As you might know each series of car model has different dimensions - width, length, height, wheel base, and suspension which you can choose by picking out one of the available specs of the model you like. We plan on holding this truck untill we get 225,000 miles as many 2002 Tundras have gone beyond that. Sun visors have pullout extensions. Optional in the Ram 1500 are two much stronger gasoline V-8s.
The standard engine is a 3. Exterior Regular-cab Tundras have an 8-foot cargo bed, while the four-door extended Access Cab version gets a 6. Safety Four-wheel antilock brakes are standard on the Tundra Limited and optional on other models. We traveled from Chicago area there after having not good experiences in several local used car dealers. Exterior Features Basic fare on the Tundra Regular Cab 4x2 lists aerodynamic multi-reflector halogen head lights with auto-off feature, dual black outside mirrors, eight-foot bed, painted front and rear bumpers and grille, rear center high-mount stop lamp with integrated cargo lamp, removable locking tailgate, tailgate rail cap, and steel wheels.
The optional engine is a four-cam V-8 displacing 4. A power drivers seat and two-level console is included with the captains chairs. Both halves of the rear cushion fold easily to create additional storage space, or valuables can be hidden in a storage compartment under the cushion. The Tundra comes as a regular-cab model with an 8-foot cargo bed or as an Access Cab extended-cab with rear-hinged back doors and a 6. The Toyota has one more card to play as well — refinement. But that's just for openers.