It is simply beginning to roll off the manufacturing line and already Toyota is making a change to the lineup of its lately redesigned third-generation Tundra. The automaker has created a brand new, range-topping model of the mannequin, the 2022 Toyota Tundra Capstone.
The 2022 Tundra Capstone sits above the Tundra SR, SR5, Restricted, Platinum, 1794 and TRD Professional within the firm’s full-size truck trim lineup. This high-end mannequin will compete instantly with the Ford F-150 Platinum, Chevrolet Silverado Excessive Nation and Ram 1500 Restricted Longhorn.
The brand new Toyota truck will solely be supplied with the corporate’s high-horsepower i-Pressure Max hybrid engine, which is at present an choice on Restricted, Platinum and 1794 grades. Tundra TRD Professional additionally comes normal as a hybrid.
Toyota has mated the twin-turbo V6 hybrid engine to a 10-speed computerized transmission. It produces 437 horsepower and 583 pound-feet of torque.
The brand new truck will solely be supplied with a Crew Cab and a 5.5-foot mattress.
Toyota has made the Towing Know-how Package deal normal on Tundra Capstone. It permits for a 360-degree view of truck and trailer. When paired with the built-in trailer brake controller, the truck’s blind spot monitoring system can acknowledge the scale of the truck and trailer.
It has a towing capability of 10,340 kilos, wanting the truck’s most of 12,000-pounds in different configurations. Most payload for Tundra Capstone is 1,485 kilos.
Consumers can select from Wind Chill Pearl, Magnetic Grey Metallic, Celestial Silver Metallic, Midnight Black Metallic, Supersonic Crimson and Blueprint exterior paint colours.
Toyota has elevated the luxe appears to be like of the Tundra 1794 for the Tundra Capstone. It comes with a color-keyed grille encompass with a chrome internal mesh, chrome mirror caps, chrome ‘Tundra’ tailgate inserts, chrome trim accents, and 22-inch chrome rims.
It is properly geared up and appointed with normal computerized working boards, a panoramic moonroof, entrance door acoustic class, a leather-trimmed heated steering wheel and semi-aniline leather-trimmed seats.
Toyota has additionally given the truck a multilink rear suspension. It is obtainable with an adaptive variable suspension and load-leveling rear heigh management air suspension. When consumers go for that tools, they’ve entry to Consolation, Sport S, Sport + and Customized drive modes.
The truck’s inside is just obtainable in a black and white shade scheme. A darkish heart console and passenger-side sprint are scented by Darkish American Walnut open-pore wooden.
A Capstone emblem is inlayed on the sprint. It illuminates when the doorways are open.
Toyota has additionally given the mannequin a full roster of high-tech options together with a regular 10-inch head-up show, a digital rearview mirror, 14-inch infotainment contact display, twin Bluetooth connectivity, a 4G Wi-Fi sizzling spot, Apple Music and Amazon Music linkage, a JBL Premium Audio System and navigation.
Like different Tundras, the Tundra Capstone comes normal with Toyota Security Sense 2.5, which features a pre-collision system with pedestrian detection, blind spot monitoring, rear cross visitors alert and parking distance alert with stopping help. Adaptive cruise management, lane departure alert, lane tracing help, computerized excessive means, visitors signal help, and rear seat reminder are all normal.
Pricing for the 2022 Toyota Tundra Capstone has but to be introduced. The mannequin is anticipated to be the costliest within the truck lineup, that means its value will probably be round $65,000 plus vacation spot and supply costs.