2006 toyota Tundra Double Cab

2006 Toyota Tundra Double Cab: When it emerged for the 2000 model year, Toyota's Tundra was the very first full-size Japanese-brand pickup, and also it additionally supplied a V-8 engine choice. The Tundra is smaller sized than residential full-size pick-up offerings.

For 2005, an enhanced 4.7-liter V-8 generated 282 horsepower (up from 240 hp) and also 325 pounds-feet of torque. A new 245-hp, 4.0-liter V-6 replaced the previous 3.4-liter V-6. A six-speed-manual transmission replaced the five-speed system, as well as a five-speed automatic bordered aside the previous four-speed. A new base V-8 version additionally joined the lineup. Other than changed engine outcome scores thanks to brand-new Society of Automotive Engineers screening requirements, little bit has transformed for the 2006 design year.

2006 Toyota Tundra Double Cab

Tundras are available in 3 trim levels: base, SR5 as well as Limited. Tundra pickups act as the basis for the company's Sequoia sport utility vehicle and are developed at the exact same plant in Indiana.


Toyota's Double Taxi truck has four conventional front-hinged doors. The (prolonged) Accessibility Cab has two rear-hinged back entrances that can't be opened until the front doors are open. Unlike some extended-cab designs, the narrow back doors have exterior manages.

Regular-cab models have a 98.2-inch freight bed, while Double Cab and also Accessibility Taxicab vehicles carry a 76.5-inch bed. Regular-cab and also Access Taxi body styles ride a 128.3-inch wheelbase and stretch to 218.3 inches long generally. Dual Taxicab versions ride a 140.5-inch wheelbase as well as procedure 230.1 inches long generally.

An optional TRD (Toyota Racing Advancement) Off-Road Bundle includes progressive-rate springs, Bilstein gas shocks, all-terrain tires on 16-inch aluminum-alloy wheels, overfenders as well as mudguards.


Tundras can be outfitted with either a pair of front captain's chairs or a front bench seat that holds three people. Gain access to Cabs include a three-place 60/40-split backseat with a folding facility armrest. Dual Cab vehicles have a split-folding back bench. A navigating system is optional. Dual Taxicab models can be outfitted with a rear seat DVD amusement system.

Under the Hood

Using the new SAE gauging system, the Tundra's conventional 4.0-liter V-6 creates 236 hp. It collaborates with either a five-speed-automatic or six-speed-manual transmission. The optional 4.7-liter i-Force V-8 is now ranked at 271 hp as well as 313 pounds-feet of torque. The V-8 groups only with the automated. The V-8 Tundra's Touch Select four-wheel-drive system can be moved into or out of 4WD High up on the step using dashboard-located buttons. Towing capacity tops out at 7,100 extra pounds when effectively furnished.

Safety and security

Four-wheel anti-skid brakes are basic. Seat-mounted side-impact airbags, side curtain-type airbags and a digital stability system are optional in Dual Taxicab designs.

Driving Impressions

Much more refined compared to typical domestic pickups, the Tundra creates a satisfying trip without much excess jumping or violence. Apart from a little engine drone, it's also fairly peaceful for a pickup. Energetic efficiency includes in the satisfaction. The seats fit in the roomy cabs, as well as the offered StepSide cargo box includes extra panache.