Used Toyota Tundra from being Family Truck to Hard-core

Toyota Tundra initially manufactured in 1999, is a truck that is considered to be the best for families as carrying heavy duty stock burden is not the part of the game for this vehicle as in the perspective of masses. Understanding that Used Toyota Tundra has a strong struggle to compete for, it has done a lot of value addition in the overall vehicle.

At the beginning days of Used Toyota Tundra, it was considered too small and car like, which the Motor giants never considered a threat. But it sold double of its production capacity of 120,000 vehicles, and made history in being the largest in first time sales after production.

Used Toyota Tundra comes in 5F manual and 4 speed automatic from 2000 to 2004, but later it imp roved to 6F  manual, and 5 speed automatic transmission in 2005/2006. This was made to make the drive smoother with speed advantage. The current Used Toyota Tundra is 6 speed automatic produced, which can be converted to manual shift mode on 5th and 6th gear. Used Toyota Tundra still have the fuel consumption issue though, which makes it less preferred in long traveling for the transporters.

Talking about Used Toyota Tundra engine in 2000 to 2004 3.4L had 190 horsepower and 4.7L had 245 horse powers, while improvements happened in 4.7L with 282 horsepower in 2005 and 271 horsepower in 2006. There was 4.0L introduced in the year 2005-2006 with horse power of 236, though the improvements are still happening till now. The latest Used Toyota Tundra is 5.7L with Dual VVTi engine and 381 horse power. This was done to make it a hard-core truck, so it could make a choice as being transportation medium for business.

The Toyota Tundra like other Japan used car is being equipped with all the technology inculcated, to make it a strong truck. Even the accessories like Dual Air Bag, Vehicle Stability Control, Traction Control and Anti-lock Breaking System is present in Used Toyota Tundra, to make it compatible in the market. It has passed multiple safety tests and is a safe drive certified Used Toyota Tundra.

To build its Brand image Used Toyota Tundra has also come up with Ivan “Ironman” Stewart signature, an off-road driver, on its 2008 vehicle.

Although  Used Toyota Tundra and Japan used car has tried hard and was nominated for North American Truck of the Year award and was the Truck of the Year in 2000 and 2008 but it still have a long way to go to become top choice of businesses.

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Author Bio James Brown is a freelance writer, children’s ebook author, and editor of The Writer’s Life. He writes for many online publications, as well as Automotive Articles like on Used Toyota Tundra and Japan used car . His latest project is a Pre Owned Auto Blog which is compiling that will be published next year.

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