2015 Toyota Tundra Overview
Major players like Ford, GM and Ram have all recently released, or are expected to launch vehicles with major changes to their half-ton trucks like suspensions, powertrains and specialty option packages.
So keeping in step with all this, Toyota too has decided to take a more conservative approach with its Tundra full-size pickup truck. This pickup truck comes with a freshened exterior look and design and a redesigned interior last year.
New changes for 2015
Having dropped the Tundra’s V-6 engine, there now is a choice of two V-8s. While the trucks with the 5.7 liter V-8 engine have an optional integrated trailer brake controller, the SR5 and Limited trim levels of the Tundra double cab comes with a storage tray under its rear seat.
The new 2015 TRD Pro Series comes with black 18-inch alloy wheels, TRD front springs, a front skid plate, Bilstein high-performance shocks with remote reservoirs, unique front grille and badges and a TRD exhaust system. Besides all this, there is a TRD shift knob and floor mats in its inside.
Other features worth mentioning about the exterior of the 2015 Toyota Tundra are the choice of three cab styles as per your budget and specifications. In accordance with this, the truck also offers a choice of three bed lengths to choose from.
The imposing grille is a major feature of the truck along with its powerful moon roof, fog lights and heated side mirrors. The truck also comes with LED daytime running lights and a choice between 18-inch and 20-inch wheels.
Regarding the interiors, the Toyota Tundra can comfortably seat a maximum of six people. The truck comes with air conditioning, fabric upholstery, leather and vinyl and navigation systems. In addition to all this, the truck offers cruise control with heated and ventilated front seats for added comfort. For your entertainment purposes, the truck has a CD stereo system with 6.1 touch screen, iPod connectivity, Bluetooth streaming audio and MP3 jack.
The 2015 Toyota Tundra comes with a choice of two V-8 engines; one is a 310-horsepower 4.6 liter engine and another, a 381 hp 5.7 liter engine. The truck has a six-speed automatic transmission with rear-wheel drive and four-wheel drive with a 2-speed transfer case.
For your safety reasons, the TRD comes with regular safety features found in all vehicles namely antilock brakes, front airbags and an electronic stability system. In addition to this, the truck has front knee airbags, side curtain airbags, front-seat impact airbags and a backup camera for clear rear view. The truck is also equipped with trailer-sway control and an available blind spot warning system with rear-cross traffic alert.