The Tundra has been branded as a preferable car among car enthusiasts all over the world. The model has been a short time since the Japanese automaker has recognized a newer model for Tundra in their 2017 array of cars. It is to be anticipated that Toyota will pay more attention to the complete construction process of the new model Tundra after the automaker has ended with delivering a redesigned model, the 2017 Toyota Tacoma. Recently the automaker has released a report that stated that the designers of the company are seriously working on the full-sized, redesigned version of the current Tundra, which will be called as the 2017 Toyota Tundra.
2017 Toyota Tundra Changes, Exterior
It is expected that the 2017 Tundra will evidently instill an innovative look for its external design. Accordingly, the new model vehicle is expected to have domineering outside personality. It is estimated to come with a redesigned and more aggressive front fascia than that of the outgoing model. It comes outfitted with a huge grille outline, extensive fenders, innovative headlights and with a scary bumper design. All the illumination systems will be designed with the LED technology with the intention of offering the new Toyota Tundra 2017 a luxurious and appealing external look. It also appears that these peripherals will get modifications, as well, so as to offer a better outside look.
The 2017 model vehicle is anticipated to come with nine attractive body colors, like: Attitude Black Metallic. Radiant Red. Black. Barcelona Red. Silver Sky Metallic. Magnetic Gray Metallic Super White. Blue Ribbon. Sunset Bronze Mica.
2017 Toyota Tundra Interior
The next gen Tundra will get some updates in its interior elements, as well. As a result, the inner interface of the new model Tundra will get some major changes for better functionality than that of the outgoing model. The dashboard inside the cabin is expected to come with a new layout, premium leather seats and stimulating color options. In addition to these changes, all models of the 2017 model Tundra will come outfitted with a 6.1-inch touch screen exhibit, together with high definition radio and wireless connectivity alternatives.
Safety has also been given due importance for the welfare of the passengers as well as for the vehicle with a variety of options that are fairly good. There are lots of modifiable options, such as cross traffic alerts, blind spot monitoring centers, in addition to other optional safety improvements.
2017 Toyota Tundra facelift
2017 Tundra Cummins Engine, Not This Time
As far as the powertrain options are concerned the new vehicle is expected to come outfitted with physically powerful gasoline variants. It will consume less fuel, as well as they, will offer more power than a standard pickup truck. As a result, the new vehicle comes outfitted with smaller engines to achieve increased performance and decreased fuel expenditure. The next generation Toyota Tundra is anticipated to be offered with three engines of different capacities.
Accordingly, the new Tundra 2017 is going to be powered by a new V8 mill with the displacement of 4.8 liters. This mill will generate 310 HP of utmost power @ 5,600 RPM, together with 327 pounds per foot of twist @ 3,400 RPM. This engine offers city, freeway and combined mileage of 15 mpg, 19 mpg, and 16 mpg respectively for the 4×2 models and for the 4×4 models, these mileage figures comprise 14, 18 and 16 mpg respectively.
The next optional mill to power, it is expected to be 5.7-liter capacity mill to deliver the vehicle the highest power of 381 horsepower @ 5,600 RPM and 401 pounds per foot of maximum torque @ 3,600 RPM. This new Toyota Tundra 2017 engine offers city, freeway and combined mileage of 13 mpg, 18 mpg, and 16 mpg respectively for the 4×2 models and for the 4×4 models, these mileage figures comprise 13, 17 and 15 mpg respectively.
The configuration of both engines is accompanied by a six-velocity automated transmission. The new Tundra will be offered with both four-wheel drive and back wheel drive train arrangements. Additionally, both petrol engines will offer the new model Tundra an utmost towing capacity that varies from 6,400 pounds to 10,500 pounds (2909 kg to 4773 kg), whereas payload capacity will range from 1,430 pounds to 2,060 pounds (650 kg to 936 kg).
According to rumors, the new model Tundra could also be powered by a diesel engine from Cummins. This should be a V8 engine with the Turbo-6 configuration with the displacement of 5.9 liters. However, there is no official confirmation from Toyota about diesel options, this will probably stay Internet rumor, unfortunately.
The new 2017 Toyota Tundra release date will be at the conclusion of 2016 or beginning of 2017 with the initial price of $ 29 500 and it goes up to $ 48 000, according to the optional features and trim levels.