Fans and buyers were surprised with the information that 2021 Toyota Tundra Diesel comes as a fully redesigned model. Not only that it will become a highly attractive version of the old heavy truck that we used to see, but it will also be very interesting with changes in the engine.
As the name suggests, it should be a diesel engine, strong but economical that will surely fulfill expectations of the faithful buyers. When it comes to the design, it will be upgraded and modernized, with great additions on the chassis and mechanical changes for better driving performances.
- The model finally gets a phone connection in the cabin.
- There is a new diesel engine.
- The model is not significantly changed in design.
- The fuel economy has not still better.
The manufacturer has changed approach, making 2021 Toyota Tundra Diesel lighter and easier in driving. Thanks to the numerous changes in chassis, most of them are mechanical, the vehicle got the new suspension and rear axles, so drivers will be able to drive it even on rough terrain. Better handling is provided by changes in bumpers, mostly in the rear part.
However, this does not mean that Tundra has not been changed in aesthetical sense. As we were able to see on spy photos, there are changes in the front end, probably with a wider and larger mesh grille, where should be found new lights. The rear end could be more cubic, but not in the expense of attractiveness.
According to photos, there is a great cabin inside of 2021 Toyota Tundra Diesel. Not only that they have offered a single cab model one more time, but there will be significant upgrades in technology. The manufacturer has finally decided to offer a smartphone connection, so Tundra becomes modern and attractive to younger buyers.
The cabin should be designed to be attractive and luxury, with leather on the seats and great additions on the dashboard. Since there are changes in design, the cabin should be comfortable and quiet, while novelties in the technology promise good driving experience.
The major change in 2021 Toyota Tundra Diesel is actually under the hood. This model has always been competitive in the class known to largest and strongest trucks, like Ford F-150 or Ram 1500. This time, though, it will offer an economical, but the strong engine that could tow more than models in the class. According to the experts, it will be 5.0-liter turbodiesel engine made in Cummins.
The strength of this engine is around 555 horsepower while towing capacity goes to the 12,500 pounds. Although the manufacturer has not said much about the fuel economy, we are sure that it will be better than now, which is on the bottom of the list. The similar engine gets new Nissan Titan, as well.
2021 Toyota Tundra Diesel Release Date and Price
2021 Toyota Tundra Diesel will surely be one of the greatest surprises of the season, and when it comes out, it will surprise even the old buyers. The manufacturer will need time to finish everything is needed before releasing, so we do not expect to see it before the middle of the next year. The price for the base model should be around $31,500 while the version with upgrades and additions could be even more expensive.