The 2016 Toyota Tundra Diesel is a full-size pick up truck produced by the Japanese car manufacturer Toyota. The Tundra is manufactured in the United States and was the first North American full-size pickup truck to be built by the Japanese manufacturer. The Toyota Tundra is one of the best selling pickup trucks in the North American market, and was Motor Trent Magazine Truck of the Year in 2000 and 2008.
Now, with an all-new Toyota Tundra Diesel, the company wants to compete with even greater success in the country dominated by trucks from domestic companies, especially the Ford and Dodge trucks.
With some new changes added to this superb performance vehicle, the 2016 Toyota Tundra Diesel is ready to intimidate.
2016 Toyota Tundra Diesel Release Date
The release date of the new 2016 Toyota Tundra Diesel is relatively unknown yet. It is expected that the new pickup truck will hit the markets at the end of 2015.
The vehicle is being produced in Toyota’s factory in Texas, San Antonio and is the only full-size pickup truck manufactured in Texas.
Price for 2016 Toyota Tundra Diesel
The vehicle will come with 4 different trim levels, each one costing more than the previous. The starting price for the new 2016 Tundra SR model with 5.7 liter power plant will be $29.450 .
2016 Tundra SR5 will be just above $30,000 and the Limited and Platinum will cost $38,170 and $46,030.
Exterior of Toyota Tundra Diesel
The exterior of the new 2016 Toyota Tundra Diesel won’t be much different than before. However, some changes are anticipated, and the 2016 Tundra is definitely going for the sleeker design. The new pickup truck really looks very powerful and stylish.
Bigger changes can bee seen on the design of the hood, with larger air-intakes for diesel power plant, which resulted in improved cooling system.
The front of the vehicle also feature new slimmer fron grille as well as redesigned fron bumper. Nicely shaped LED headlights and fog lights gives the new Tundra really powerful look.
On the higher trim levels Xenon headlights will be available. The rear of the car includes good looking LED tailgates with Tundra tailgate stamp. The company will use light-weight materials in the body production, which will improve not so good fuel eficiency.
Toyota Tundra Diesel Interior
The interior of the 2016 Tundra Diesel is very comfortable and beautiful designed. There will be plenty of space for both passengers and the cargo and pure enjoyment during the ride is guaranteed.
The cabin is enhanced with premium materials which provide great pleasure and comfortless. Advanced technology is integrate within the car as well, such as Satelite Navigation, Rear View Camera, USB/Ipod connectivity and plenty of more.
2016 Toyota Tundra Diesel Engine and Transmission
The new 2016 Toyota Tundra Diesel pickup truck will be powered with the same engines as before. The engine option for the base model is a 4.6 liter aspirated V6, capable of producing 310 horsepower and 327 lb-ft of torque.
Better engine will be a 5.7 liter V8, generating around 380 horsepower and 401 lb-ft of torque.Both engine will be linked to a 6-speed automatic transmission. Fuel efficiency is significantly improved and is around 30 mpg.