Toyota has been a name among all the automotive giants for its practicality and ease of use.
There are different vehicles from Toyota that are equipped with some of the best features
according to its segment needs. The Toyota Tundra first generation is among those
vehicles, which are the pioneer for Toyota. It comes under the segment of pickup trucks
with power-packed performance and top-class features.
Toyota Tundra: First Generation
Tundra is equipped with a V6 engine and a 4.7litre V8 engine for the pick-up. It was
introduced in 1999, and the production started for the model year 2000. It has given a hard
time for the segment leader that is being driven by Ford. It has gained massive exposure
that makes it quite popular. With the compelling features, it has gained different awards
such as Motor Trend's Truck of the Year award for 2000 and also the Best Full- Size Truck
from Consumer Reports.
There are different choices of engine available for Tundra one can opt for a 24V 3.4 L V6
engine that produces 190 hp. In addition to that, it also has a 4.7 L "i-Force" V8 engine that
produces 245 hp of power. The best thing about this vehicle is the Toyota racing
development supercharger that makes it a significant technological improvement for the
Apart from all the technical specifications, the exterior of this model has also gained some
of the advancement, such as the grille with new step side is available in cab models. When
it comes to safety, this car has gained maximum ratings. One of the trusted organizations
for highway safety IIHS has provided a good score in the frontal-offset and also in the
segment of a pick-up truck. It has given the run for money to its competitor with its useful
features and a whole lot of functionalities.