It can sound like exaggerating, but the new 2018 Toyota Tundra is a great double cabin truck. Improved from its predecessor in performance and styling, this upcoming Toyota Tundra offers great power and performance along with the next level comfort. Coming as a new generation model, this 2018 Tundra will also come as a plug-in hybrid model. So, with new engine options, this new pickup truck is going to have a great towing capacity.
2018 Toyota Tundra – Specification
Speaking of powertrain, engineers have placed a 4.8-liter V8 engine. This engine will be giving an output of 310 horsepower and 327 pound-feet of torque, and it will be using a six-speed automatic transmission shifting.
A 5.7-liter engine might also come in new Tundra, which will have the capacity to produce a maximum 381 horsepower and 401 pound-feet of torque. A six speed automatic or a six-speed manual transmission system will be used. All wheel drive configuration will be used with this engine variants, and two wheel drive might come as optional.
2018 Toyota Tundra – Interior of cabin
Interior of this vehicle will also go through some changes like the dashboard which is new and has a stylish design with different color options. The dashboard will come with four AC vents, upholstery will have a soft touch and high-quality materials.
2018 Toyota Tundra – Technological updates
Great technological improvements will also be done in this cabin, a dual-zone automatic climate conditioning will also be featured. A new feature in this interior will be a push button start.
The new 2018 Toyota Tacoma might also have a power sunroof and keyless entry. In addition, seating arrangement has been done in an ergonomic way, the touch screen display will be larger, the infotainment system is going to be upgraded.
2018 Toyota Tundra – Exterior design
This 2018 Toyota Tundra will have a revisited outer body. The front fascia will have a clamp shaped bumper along with a new hexagonal-shaped grille. The underpinnings of its exterior body will be sturdier, and the overall structure of this body is going to be very rigid.
The wheelbase is slightly longer, but this pickup truck will also be losing some favorable amounts of weight. With the use of new materials, its outer body is very tough and durable.
This new 2018 Toyota Tundra will come with new lightweight alloy wheels, the taillights and tailgate will also see some new change.
2018 Toyota Tundra – Fuel Economy
The mileage that this Toyota Tundra gives will not be that great. The fuel economy is 27 miles per gallon on the highway and 20 miles per gallon in city drive. One of the many safety features of 2018 Toyota Tundra that will mind the occupant safety is great stability control system that will keep this beast firmly on the ground. Blind spot monitoring and lane departure warning will certainly help in long highway routes. Also, rear cross traffic alert, rear camera, and parking sensors will fulfill every driver needs in managing this vehicle.
Competitors, Price, and Availability
Competitors for 2018 Toyota Tundra are Dodge RAM 1500, Nissan Titan, Ford F150, GMC Sierra and Chevrolet Silverado. Pricing of this pickup truck is going to start from $41,000 and $47,000. New 2018 Toyota Tundra will come in the markets by November 2017.