The rumor has been circling around that Toyota might launch a new generation of this pickup truck, which will be named the 2017 Toyota Tundra Diesel. The previous Tundra model was launched in 2006 and without the doubt, it was pretty much in demand and was sold to a big market in North America. However, with time, the technological advances have accelerated and as the decade has passed, the 2006 model just can’t cater to the increasing demand and competition.
2017 Toyota Tundra Diesel – Brand new Design:
The new 2017 Toyota Tundra Diesel will likely have an amazing, brand new interior. The cabin will be made very spacious with comfortable seating for the passengers, made out of leather. All the materials used on the inside are of high quality. The panels would be made out of wood and there would also be a redesigned dashboard. There are rumors that a multimedia system along with the security system might be added. The latest technology will be added on the inside like an inbuilt Wi-Fi system, Bluetooth connection, a navigation system and airbags etc. Its airbags would also provide protection to the drivers in case of an accident.
The exterior of the pickup is also likely to very different from that of its previous model. The new model will have an intense look, with the front grille made out of chrome. Its bumper will be also redesigned. The headlights and the taillights will be in LEDs, which means lower fuel consumption. The entire body of the truck will be made out of a light, yet strong material that also means lower fuel consumption. The suspension system will also be refined; hence, the new truck will have a greater towing capability.
It has been heard that the 2017 Toyota Tundra Diesel will come in two trims. The one will be a crew cab version having both the bigger doors and passenger space. The other one will have small passenger doors, but a large cargo carrying space. The choice of the truck will depend on the usage. Nonetheless, due to the new power performance and durability, this pickup truck will have great off the road capabilities. You can drive it in the most difficult of the conditions including a rugged terrain.
2017 Toyota Tundra Diesel – New Powertrain:
The people have been speculating that the 2017 Toyota Tundra will have an all-new powertrain, with a diesel engine, which might be the Cummins 5.7-liter engine. It is likely to provide 381 horsepower, which will give the new truck a great power boost. However, there are chances that the Toyota motors might even go for the Hino engines instead of the Cummins as they are the shareholder in that company, and so it will be better for the budget.
2017 Toyota Tundra Diesel – Cost and Availability:
The price of the 2017 Toyota Tundra Diesel is likely to be $31,000. The Toyota Motors have decided on a relatively low price to be able to sell it to a huge market. This truck is under development and well, shall the rumor turn into reality, this truck will prove to be a big competition in the market. The Toyota never fails to impress us!