The Toyota Tundra is a full-size pickup truck that has been produced since 2000. The Tundra provides a powerful and capable drive, with a towing ability of approximately 10,000 lbs. complimented by off-road capabilities. The 2020 Toyota Tundra offers competitive technology for a full-size pickup truck, including standard Apple CarPlay, a Smart Key System, an 8.0-inch touchscreen display and Toyota Safety Sense™ P technology. As you can see, there is plenty to be excited about with the new Tundra. Individuals interested in this pickup truck can find the 2020 Toyota Tundra in Claremont, NH at McGee Toyota of Claremont.
The 2020 Toyota Tundra is available in six models, which include the SR, SR5, Limited, Platinum, 1794 Edition and TRD Pro. All models except for the TRD Pro come with standard read-wheel drive and have an available 4x4 drive system; however, the TRD Pro only comes with a 4x4 drive system. The Tundra offers a lot of competitive technology, especially for a pickup truck. Let’s go through the Tundra’s engine, performance, off-road capabilities, towing, payload, entertainment and safety technology below.
The 2020 Toyota Tundra is powered by a 5.7-liter Aluminum i-FORCE V8 engine that produces 391 horsepower at 5,600 RPMs and 401 lb.-ft. of torque. The Tundra uses a 6-speed electronically-controlled automatic transmission that provides smooth shifting. Notably, the 2020 Toyota Tundra received a Low Emission Vehicle II rating.
Payload and Towing Abilities
As expected, the 2020 Toyota Tundra has very impressive payload and towing capabilities. The Tundra models have varying maximum towing capacities anywhere between 9,400 and 10,200 lbs. Maximum payload is between 1,620 and 1,730 lbs. Many Tundra models also come with either a 5.5-foot or a 6.5-foot bed.
TRD Pro Features
The 2020 Toyota Tundra TRD Pro trim is specially equipped with TRD off-roading features. These include: TRD-tuned FOX shocks, a quarter-inch aluminum skid plate, dual exhaust that amplifies the truck’s sound, fog lights and finally, leather-trimmed seats with the TRD Pro logo.
Advanced Safety Features
The 2020 Tundra has standard Toyota Safety Sense™ P, which includes features like Pre-Collision System with Pedestrian Detection, Lane Departure Alert, Automatic High Beams and Dynamic Radar Cruise Control. Additionally, all models of the Tundra have a standard backup camera.
The Tundra SR comes with a 7.0-inch touchscreen with Android Auto, Apple CarPlay, Amazon Alexa and Bluetooth integration, along with a three-month Wi-Fi Connect trial. Higher trim levels have an 8.0-inch touchscreen, additional speakers and a navigation system.
The Tundra offers several different design features on its interior and exterior. Depending on the trim level, the upholstery varies from fabric to leather and perforated leather trims. Exterior design features include High Solar Energy-Absorbing glass, LED headlights and LED fog lights.