The upcoming Toyota Tundra model is going to take advantage of the popularity of its predecessor to capture the market with highlighted characteristics. 2018 Toyota Tundra will probably be the best pickups for the year model in its class. It is expected to feature a robust character with dedicated exterior and elegant interior features.
The current model is able to handle different road conditions with comfortable off-road driving performances. To taste the thunder of new generation Tundra, one has to wait for its official release.
2018 Toyota Tundra Redesign
The manufacturer has shown its 2018 Tundra Concept and highlighted the area of changes. With the thought of redesign in some portions, new Tundra will become light in weight with increase in its overall performance.
Since the exterior design has already revised in its previous model, it is hard to see any significant major changes. This tells the story that spectators can see only minor changes to its muscular look with a boxy front view. The automaker overhauls its attractive look with some revamped accents.
The headlights and taillights will be redesigned and placed slightly at upheld position which seems to be negligible. The utilization of light framework will offer improved performance with appealing powerful riding.
Interior and Safety Features
The interior of 2018 Toyota Tundra will occupy heated front seats with power-adjustable technology. With revised dashboard and touchscreen system, it becomes one of the attractive places inside the cabin.
Its ergonomics set to great comfort to make every passenger in delight with decent legroom and headroom. The infotainment system will be integrated with all new technologies to highlight the concept of its amplified profile.
If someone looks at its safety features, then 2018 Tundra will offer extra relief in difficult conditions. It will be incorporated with a rearview camera, blind spot monitoring and much more, such as improved air bags.
2018 Toyota Tundra – Diesel Engine
It is rumored that 2018 Tundra will come with excellence in diesel variants. The manufacturer has not revealed about any of such changes, but it is certain that new Tundra will incorporate the same engine options as its predecessor.
A standard V8 engine of 4.6 liters will be equipped that can deliver a maximum power of 310 HP and 327 lb-ft. of maximum torque. With an option of V8, 5.7 liters engine that can produce a maximum power of 381 HP and maximum torque up to 401 lb-ft.
According to the reports, it has been predicted that 5 liters, Cummins Diesel motor will be equipped to deliver the power up to 310 HP and a maximum torque of 555 lb-ft. It is thus expected that 2018 Toyota Tundra will have the towing capacity of around 12,000 lbs. And 2300 lbs. of payload evaluations.
Release Date and Price
The manufacturer has not announced the price of new Tundra, but it is expected to start around $40,000. Buyers should know that different sources have predicted that 2018 Toyota Tundra will hit showrooms either in the last quarter of 2017 or early 2018.