Toyota Tundra was first time introduced in May 1999 a brand new pickup truck. Since its release, Tundra becomes one of the popular vehicles in the North America. It was also nominated for North American Truck of the Year. The first generation model was readily featured in Motor Trend magazine as Truck of the year in 2000. The manufacturer has brought second generation concept in 2006 as 2007 model. The functionality and reliability of the vehicle offer Tundra again as Truck of the year that was represented in Motor Trend magazine in 2008.
The manufacturer had revamped 2008 model to bring 2014 Tundra, which was first introduced at Chicago Auto Show. With the same thought of refreshing look and performance, 2018 Toyota Tundra Concept has been revealed.
It will be interesting to check out the actual specification which is still under the roof. It is expected that new Tundra will be more advanced pickup truck with high-class rough terrain performances. With a large number of advanced features for its users, all new Tundra will definitely become one of the best pickups of 2018.
2018 Toyota Tundra Concept – Expected Engine Specs
To maintain its characteristics, Toyota Tundra will not compromise on its power. Different sources have predicted that it will be equipped with two engine variants like its predecessors.
The first engine option is of 4.6 liters that can deliver power up to 310 HP and torque of 327 lb-ft. Another engine variant is of 5.7 liters that can deliver power up to 381 HP and torque of 401 lb-ft. In addition, both these engine variants will be mated to a 6-speed automatic transmission system.
If someone looks at the 2018 Toyota Tundra Concept model, then one can see its revamped boxy exterior with increased front bumper to highlight the muscular look. Front grille is well-mounted with horizontal bold alloy trips with a manufacturer’s logo at the center.
Its headlights will look like similar to its previous edition that set angular from the grille, just below the hood front-end. At the rear end, its bumper sets a slight outward configuration just below tailgate.
In its interior, heated front seats will be incorporated for better comfortable and controlling of the same. The dashboard will be refreshed with new look and style including the comfortable seat covers.
The manufacturer is planning to incorporate rotary knob for its 4-wheel drive system. In addition, it also facilitates 2-wheel drive system for specific trims. If someone considers about its safety features, then it will be enough to say that no one is going to dissatisfy with all amendments.
Price and Release Date
Handling such a rock-solid pickup truck will offer high-end driving experience with great off-road driving capability. It is important to know that the manufacturer does not announce the price of 2018 Toyota Tundra Concept yet.
Another thing is that different resources have predicted that it will come into existence with an increase in its base price that might start from or around $40,000. The release date remains under the roof, but it is evident that new Toyota Tundra will hit the showrooms in early 2018.