NEW FOR 2016:

– New TRD Pro Package
– Limited trim adds standard Technology Package; discontinues TRD Off-Road equipment
– Standard enhanced Tow Package and headlamp leveling
– New grille for SR5 and 1794 Edition
– Double Cab Long Bed 5.7L now offered exclusively with SR5 trim
– New colours: Inferno (TRD Off-Road), Blazing Blue, Quicksand (TRD Pro)

Increased ability is the name of the game for the 2016 Toyota Tundra – and it’s good news whether you’re headed for the trails or towing your boat.

New for 2016 is a TRD Pro package. Not to be confused with the TRD Off-Road package, the TRD Pro Package is a, well, professional take on an off-roading truck. More Ram Rebel than F-150 Raptor, the TRD Pro focuses mostly on suspension changes. The star of the show is the 2.5-inch external-reservoir TRD-Bilstein shock system designed to tackle high-speed off-roading. It offers 10.5 inches of wheel travel, some two inches more than the standard Tundra. TRD 18-inch alloy wheels, a TRD performance exhaust, and unique grille, and stamped box-side applique give it a distinctive appearance, and the interior is dressed up with red-stitched leather seats and a navigation system.

Elsewhere, all Tundras barring those equipped with the 4.6-litre V8 receive an enhanced towing package. A best-in-class fuel tank (144 L) and trailer brake controller join a heavy-duty hitch receiver, transmission cooler, and 4+7-pin connector. Standard manual headlight leveling is provided to ensure safe vision, even when towing a full load. Lastly, the 1794 Edition and SR5 trim levels receive restyled grilles.

The Tundra is available in Regular Cab, Double Cab, or CrewMax configuration. Bed lengths are standard (6-foot-7), long (8-foot-1) and short (5-foot-6). A 4.6-litre V8 is available exclusively in the base Double Cab configuration, while a 5.7-litre V8 comes standard on all other models. Both engines use a six-speed automatic transmission.

Features on the Regular Cab model include 8.0-foot bed, 5.7L V8 engine, 18-inch steel wheels, power adjustable folding mirrors, towing package, manual headlamp leveling, black door handles, black tailgate handle, black bumpers, wiper de-icer, tailgate assist, 40/20/40 split front bench, four-way manual seat adjustment, fabric seats, four-speaker 6.1-inch display audio system, AM/FM/CD/MP3 audio with USB and auxiliary input, reverse camera, Bluetooth, trip computer, manual air conditioning, cabin air filter, tilt steering wheel, water temp gauge, TPMS, trailer sway control, ATF temp warning, and vinyl floor. 4×4 is available.

The Regular Cab SR5 package adds power windows with driver side auto-down, keyless entry, chrome front and rear bumper trim, chrome grille surround, variable intermittent wipers, carpets, floor mats, silver-accented instrument panel, chrome vent trim, cruise control, dual illuminated vanity mirrors, foot well lamps, sliding rear window with privacy glass and power door locks. This package is offered on 4×2 and 4×4 vehicles.

The Regular Cab SR5 Plus Package adds bed rail system, tie-down cleats, tilt and telescoping steering column, fog lamps, and 18-inch alloy wheels. This package is offered on 4×4 vehicles.

The Double Cab SR5 Standard Bed 4.6L 4×2 features 6.5-foot bed, 4.6L V8 engine, 7.0-inch display audio system with seven speakers, voice recognition, cruise control, sliding rear window, dual illuminated vanity mirrors, front passenger back seat pocket, 60/40 split folding rear bench with fold-up cushion, rear privacy glass, chrome bumper caps, chrome grille surround, variable intermittent wipers.

Double Cab SR5 Plus Package adds 18-inch alloy wheels, front bucket seats, eight-way power driver’s seat with power lumbar support, console-mounted shifter, tilt and telescoping steering column, front console box, under-seat rear storage, fog lamps, bed rail system, tie-down cleats.

Chrome Appearance Package adds chrome door handles, side mirrors, exhaust tips and 5.0-inch side step bars.

The Double Cab Standard Bed 4×4 4.6L features 6.5-foot bed, 4.6L V8 engine, and builds on the Regular Cab model with six speakers, rear seat heater ducts, power door locks, cruise control, front and rear cup holders, 60/40 split rear bench with fold-up seat cushion, rear-door child locks. Deletes tow package.

Double Cab Standard Bed 5.7L features the above equipment, but adds 5.7L V8 engine and heavy-duty tow package.

The Double Cab SR5 package adds power windows with driver side auto-down, keyless entry, chrome front and rear bumper trim, chrome grille surround, variable intermittent wipers, carpets, floor mats, silver-accented instrument panel, chrome vent trim, cruise control, dual illuminated vanity mirrors, foot well lamps, sliding rear window with privacy glass and rear seat storage tray.

The Double Cab Long Bed SR5 5.7L features the above equipment, but adds an 8.0-foot bed.

The Double Cab SR5 Plus Package adds bed rail system, tie-down cleats, console-mounted shifter, power eight-way adjustable bucket seats, tilt and telescoping steering column, front console box, fog lamps, and 18-inch alloy wheels.

The Double Cab TRD Off-Road Package builds on the SR5 Plus Package and adds Bilstein shock absorbers, power sliding rear window, unique 18-inch wheels, TRD decals, anti-theft system, front and rear parking sensors, skid plates, Bongiovi Acoustics Digital Power Station, auto-dimming rear-view mirror with digital compass, and garage door opener. It is not available with the Long Bed configuration.

The Double Cab TRD Pro Package adds 18-inch TRD wheels, TRD Remote Reservoir Suspension, leather upholstery with red stitching, navigation, unique black grille and bumper accents, black exterior badges, TRD fuel tank skid plate, TRD Pro bed-side stamping, TRD performance exhaust and tailpipes, TRD shift knob, and unique carpets.

The Double Cab Limited 5.7L builds on the Double Cab Standard Bed 5.7L and adds 20-inch wheels, seven-speaker 7.0-inch display audio system with AM/FM/CD/MP3 audio, satellite radio, advanced voice recognition, dual-zone automatic climate control, power windows with front auto up/down, power sliding rear window, auto-dimming rear-view mirror with digital compass, garage door opener, dual illuminated vanity mirrors, tilt and telescoping steering column, carpets, floor mats, front console storage box, keyless entry, leather upholstery, woodgrain dash trim, leather-wrapped steering wheel, power eight-way driver’s seat, heated front seats, rear window privacy glass, chrome bumper caps, chrome grille, chrome mirrors, intermittent wipers, automatic headlamps, fog lights, bed rail system, alarm, front and rear parking sensors, anti-theft system with glass breakage sensor, navigation, blind spot monitoring, and rear cross-traffic alert.

The SR5 Short Bed CrewMax 5.7L includes 5.5-foot bed, nine-speaker 7.0-inch display audio system, satellite radio, voice recognition, single-zone air conditioning, rear seat heater ducts, power door locks, power windows with driver side auto up/down, power vertical sliding rear window, tilt steering column, dual illuminated vanity mirrors, carpets, floor mats, cruise control, front console storage box, keyless entry, fabric upholstery, 40/20/40 split front bench, four-way manually adjustable driver’s seat, 60/40 split fold rear bench seat with fold-up cushions and centre arm rest, rear privacy glass, black door handles, chrome bumpers, chrome grille, rear window defroster, variable intermittent wipers.

CrewMax SR5 Plus Package adds bed rail system, tie-down cleats, console-mounted shifter, tilt and telescoping steering column, front console box, 18-inch alloy wheels, fog lamps, bucket seats with eight-way power driver’s adjustment.

CrewMax SR5 TRD Off-Road Package adds Bilstein shock absorbers, unique 18-inch alloy wheels, front and rear parking sensors, power moonroof, auto-dimming rear-view mirror, digital compass, anti-theft system, TRD decals, Bongiovi Acoustics digital power station, skid plates, adjustable headlamps leveling system, power sliding rear window, and integrated garage door opener.

The CrewMax TRD Pro Package adds 18-inch TRD wheels, TRD Remote Reservoir Suspension, leather upholstery with red stitching, navigation, unique black grille and bumper accents, black exterior badges, TRD fuel tank skid plate, TRD Pro bed-side stamping, TRD performance exhaust and tailpipes, TRD shift knob, and unique carpets.

The CrewMax Limited Short Bed 5.7L includes 5.5-foot bed, and adds 20-inch wheels, dual-zone automatic climate control, power windows with auto front up/down, auto-dimming rear-view mirror, digital compass, tilt and telescoping steering column, leather upholstery, woodgrain dash trim, leather-wrapped steering wheel, power eight-way driver’s seat, heated front seats, chrome mirrors, automatic headlamps, fog lamps, bed rail system, tie-down cleats, anti-theft system, front and rear parking sensors, anti-theft system with glass breakage sensor, navigation, blind-spot monitoring, rear cross-traffic alert, and power moonroof.

The Crew Max Platinum 5.7L includes 5.5-foot bed, and includes Limited content plus navigation, 12-speaker JBL premium sound system, power tilt and telescoping steering column, driver memory, premium leather upholstery, leather dash trim, heated and ventilated front seats, 10-way power adjustable driver’s seat, four-way power passenger seat, mirrors with integrated turn signals, body colour bumper caps, body colour grille, power sunroof, blind spot monitoring system, rear cross-traffic alert, and LED daytime running lights.

The 1794 Edition package adds chrome-clad 20-inch wheels, woodgrain and leather-wrapped steering wheel and shift knob, premium leather upholstery with suede insert, chrome bumper caps, chrome grille, bright silver bumper centre, and 1794 Edition badges. Exclusive Sunset Bronze colour is available.

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