The Toyota Tundra truck has been in the market for more than a decade and it has always been undergoing some minor updates and refreshments. Well, according to the information we have got, the 2019 Toyota Tundra Diesel has been on its way to hit the market and bring out numerous next-generation improvements.
The 2019 Toyota Tundra Diesel will make its appearance as a powerful truck with large dimensions. Some features definitely will not change, but the exterior design of the new Tundra will also undergo some distinctive improvements. For instance, the truck will get a fully-boxed frame made of high-strength steel and probably will not use any aluminum in its chassis. However, this will not stop it from saving some weight. In fact, the new Tundra will be up to 50 pound lighter than its predecessor. This will significantly improve its capability, durability and efficiency. The truck will enhance its suspension system as well. When it comes to changes, most of them can probably be noticed in the front fascia that will appear more angular and aggressive. The new Tundra Diesel will get a larger and wider chrome grille and perhaps a hood scoop for better cooling. The slim headlights will use the latest LED technology as well as the vertical taillights in the back. Speaking of the back part, the truck will probably get a brand-new cargo bed with plenty of space.
When it comes to interior of the 2019 Toyota Tundra diesel, it has been said that this truck could get a more car-like cabin with lots of modern and luxurious features. The cabin will be spacious, comfortable and furnished with high-quality materials. In higher trims you can even expect the leather seats with heating and ventilating options. The driver will also get a 7.0-inch touch-screen display in the center console with the latest infotainment system. It will provide features such as satellite navigation, Bluetooth connectivity, USB ports, automatic climate control and premium audio system. Safety systems and driver assist features such as stability control, traction control, anti-lock braking system, airbags, blind-spot monitoring and rear-cross traffic alert will be included as well.
One of the most possible engine options that the 2019 Toyota Tundra Diesel will be hiding under its hood, at least in a base model, could be the 5.7-liter V8 that is expected to deliver around 401 horsepower and 381 pound-feet of torque. The other version includes the 3.5-liter twin-turbo V6 that could hit more than 400 horsepower and 440 pound-feet of torque. The new Tundra will be mated to either eight or a ten-speed automatic transmission.
2019 Toyota Tundra Diesel Release Date and Price
The release date of the 2019 has not been confirmed yet, but it should hit the market sometime in 2018. The estimated price of this trucks starts around $30,500 for a base model, but it could go up to $55,000 for higher trims.