2016 Toyota Tundra – Release Date, News and Rumors

2016 Toyota Tundra Release Date, Diesel, MPG, Price – The Japanese automobile company is widely known for its novelty innovation, creativity and reliability of its cars. The upcoming new 2016 Toyota Tundra will most definitely be no exception. It is geared to meet the expectations of its fanatics with a slew of state-of-the-art redesigns that might will prove a nightmare to its close would-be rivals.

2016 Toyota Tundra
2016 Toyota Tundra

The new truck will definitely adorn refurbishments that will be paired by high technology specs and an agile engine selection capable of offering buyers a wide variety depending on their preferred preferences. The truck is scheduled to come with improved designs on both its exterior and interior configurations.

2016 Toyota Tundra front view, headlights, grille,alloy wheels, red color

At this juncture it will be hard for us to talk of the precise novelties that we should look out for, but what we do know is that the new Tundra will certainly be a top performer in almost all the facets.

2016 Toyota Tundra side view, blue color,alloy wheels

Fan’s expectations are well- pronounced and the automaker will certainly ensure their ultimate fruition. The following speculative review will delve right into demystifying rumors that have been buzzing on the internet for weeks unending. Other notable models that are also coming soon are the Ford F-150, Chevy Silverado model, latest Nissan Titan and Dodge Ram 1500.

Exterior & Interior design – 2016 Toyota Tundra

As already mentioned above, the new 2016 truck will be coming to the market completely all-new with exquisite designs and buyers should expect new refreshments on both its exterior and interior designs.

2016 Toyota Tundra front
2016 Toyota Tundra front

Up front, buyers should expect a more modern look that is both assertive and futuristic. The grilles will suffer some refreshments and will now feature a bold appearance than in its predecessors. Moreover, the headlights and fog lights will have LED technology and will also undergo a significant redesign that will contribute in giving the truck the new styling.

2016 Toyota Tundra back
2016 Toyota Tundra back

Around back, we should look forward to an attractive appearance that is meant to retain and attract new buyers. Remaining unchanged will be the wheel base.

2016 Toyota Tundra interior
2016 Toyota Tundra interior

Interior wise, the new Toyota Tundra 2016 will feature some of the latest technological advancements. Unfortunately, the details remain engulfed in mystery.

2016 Toyota Tundra interior, leather seats, steering wheel

However, these features should be forthcoming: satellite navigation, premium audio system, automatic climate control, etc.

2016 Toyota Tundra trunk, cargo space

2016 Toyota Tundra Engine Specs

The designers of the truck have made use of high quality materials judging from the teaser photos they have recently released. The materials will also encompass light weighted ones which will help in weight reduction.

With the use of lightweight materials, expect enhanced fuel economy ratings and overall performance improvement. Also there will be tons of safety features provided which will include stability control, traction control, anti-lock braking system, and lane departure warning, and others.

Beneath the bonnet of the new Toyota Tundra 2016, buyers should look forward to the latest Cummins 5L turbo V8 drivetrain which will be powered by a diesel dually engine.  This new engine will be able to crank a whopping 500 pounds of torque and 300 hp.

2016 Toyota Tundra engine

As already mentioned, the engine will be the new entry into the list of Toyota Tundra 2016 engines. This powerplant has achieved massive success in other models and is also available in the 2015 Nissan Titan, it is expected to enhance the overall fuel economy ratings.

Next will be the 4L V6 engine which will find its way in the base model. This engine was also made available in the current model in the market and will be able to deliver 270 horsepower and 278 pounds of torque. It will come mated to a five-speed manual transmission unit.

Whilst using the engines, you should expect 16/20/17 miles per gallon in the city/highway/combined. The last engine option will be the 5.7L V8 powerplant which will be equipped in the top of the range models. The powertrain will be able to provide 381 horsepower and 401 pounds of torque.

Up the trim version, buyers should expect the menacing TRD Pro model which will come with an even more robust engine with a displacement of 5.7L. It will be a supercharged V8 and will be able to yield 550 horsepower and 600 pounds of torque.


Wheelbase: 145.7 in
Length: 228.9 in
Width: 79.9 in
Passenger volume: 65-126 cu ft
Cargo volume: /
Curb weight: 5000 lb
Top Speed: 107 mph
0-60: 6.4 sec
MPG: 16/20 (city/highway)
Available Exterior Colors: Black, Radiant Red, Super White,..
Towing Capacity: 10,500 lbs

Price of the 2016 Toyota Tundra & Diesel Release Date

2016 Toyota Tundra front view, silver color, alloy wheels, headlights

The expected release date of the new Tundra is not yet available in the public domain, but we expect Toyota will make the news soon. Nevertheless, we should look forward to the truck coming before the fall of the year.

2016 Toyota Tundra release date
2016 Toyota Tundra release date

Potential buyers should be ready to be set back by $38,000 for the base version. 2016 Toyota Tundra Crewmax truck with sliding doors, on the other hand, is expected to come with a higher starting price.

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