2015 Toyota Tundra Features and Specs
The new 2015 Toyota Tundra had it’s premiere and awaits to be distributed into showrooms during 2014 as the 2015 model. The redesign of this very popular Toyota pickup truck, was a project where the the manufacturer had the great opportunity to express a commitment to improvements and attention to details. So, what have they done?
CHANGES OF THE 2015 TOYOTA TUNDRA
The improvements which should be an important plus when the 2015 Toyota Tundra hits the market are various. We will mention the most obvious changes and significant features, which make the base for the opinion about the refreshed Tundra. First of all, the 2015 Toyota Tundra will have five trim levels. From the outside, Tundra’s appearance has changed, since the exterior had to be redesigned. This means the new 2015 Toyota Tundra has improved aerodynamics and therefore a better fuel economy. Maybe the most important part of the 2015 model refreshment are the changes in the engine department.
2015 TOYOTA TUNDRA ENGINE OPTIONS
The Toyota’s commitment to improvements from the first section refers mostly to the engine changes. There are three units which will be offered as the 2015 Toyota Tundra engine options. There will be one 4.0-liter V-6 engine, which can deliver up to 270 horsepower and 205 lb-ft of torque. The other two engines which can be the engine choice are V-8 units. The 4.6-liter V-8 engine can make up to 310 horsepower and 241 lb-ft of torque. The stronger 5.7-liter V-8 will produce up to 381 horsepower and 296 lb-ft of torque. The V-6 engine will be paired with a five-speed automatic transmission, while the two V-8 engines will get an eight-speed automatic transmission. The big news are that the 2015 Toyota Tundra will have an improved direct injection and variable valve timing. Besides that, the new Tundra will have a powered hydraulic steering, too.
TRIM LEVELS AND INTERIOR OF THE 2015 TOYOTA TUNDRA
The aforementioned trim levels will bring the difference in a field of the 2015 Toyota Tundra equipment. Toyota enriched the new Tundra interior by the new infotainment system. The driving pleasure can be enhanced by leather seats with heaters. Also, there is a redesigned dashboard. All of the above can be placed into two different cabins. The 2015 Toyota Tundra has two-door and four-door cabin options. An important issue for the manufacturer is security. That’s why they implemented a stability control system, airbags, Smart Stop system and more.
THE PRICE AND RELEASE DATE OF THE 2015 TOYOTA TUNDRA
The price of the 2015 Toyota Tundra is not public yet, but the estimations float slightly above the price of the current model.