2020 Toyota Tundra Review

The Toyota Tundra is quite the reliable companion for drivers in Gastonia, Charlotte, and Lincolnton. So, naturally, many are interested in the 2020 Tundra! To keep you up to date on its new technology and performance, our team at Toyota of Gastonia created this in-depth 2020 Toyota Tundra review.

We’ll be focusing on the aspects of the Toyota Tundra that drivers are most interested in: its performance specifications, towing and payload capacities, and off-roading capabilities. Of course, there’s even more to learn about this renowned Toyota truck. Contact our team for more information!

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What Engine Are You Getting in the 2020 Toyota Tundra?

2020 Toyota Tundra Engine SpecsA strong truck deserves an equally strong engine–and the 2020 Tundra delivers on that front. The performance features paired with the powerful engine in the Toyota Tundra help it achieve an engaging acceleration and potent power.

Under the hood is a 5.7L V8, which can churn out 381 horsepower and 401 lb-ft of torque. For the transmission, a 6-speed Electronically Controlled automatic transmission with intelligence (ECT-i) will be handling the shifting. The transmission also features sequential shift mode, uphill-downhill shift logic, and TOW/HAUL mode that comes in handy during heavy-duty jobs.

The drivetrain will either be:

  • Rear-Wheel Drive (RWD) with Automatic-Limited Slip Differential
  • 4WDemand part-time 4WD with electronically controlled transfer case and Active Traction Control

Toyota Tundra Maximum Payload & Towing

The Toyota Tundra has always been a truck revered for its determination when faced with challenging tasks. Its towing and payload capabilities is a testament to its ability to face demanding scenarios.

Toyota Tundra Towing

The maximum towing capacity reaches an impressive 10,200 pounds. As for the payload, you’ll get to haul up to 1,730 pounds of equipment. To make life a little easier, there’s also the 4-/7-pin connector, which is integrated into the rear bumper and makes your trailer compatible with a wide variety of connections.

There’s also the dynamic combination of the Integrated Trailer Brake Controller with Trailer-Sway Control. Together, these systems help stabilize the trailer attached to the rear of your truck.

2020 Tundra: Impressive Off-Road Prowess

2020 Toyota Tundra Off-RoadingWhether you’re spending a long weekend away in the wilderness or you have to visit a job site that ventures off the map, your 2020 Toyota Tundra will still feel right at home.

For supreme off-road capability, say hello to the Toyota Tundra TRD Pro, an off-road-specialized trim that adds traction-boosting features to your truck.

The standard 18-inch forged BBS® wheels improve the overall ride quality on the TRD Pro. Plus, the TRD-tuned FOX® suspension help ensure control and stability during your adventures. Other off-roading features include:

  • Aluminum skid plate
  • Dual exhaust with black chrome exhaust tips
  • Rigid Industries® LED fog lights

In Review, the 2020 Toyota Tundra Crushes it

No matter how you slice it, the 2020 Toyota Tundra is a favorable truck for any hardworking driver near Charlotte, Gastonia, and Lincolnton. To see the model up close, reach out to our team at Toyota of Gastonia and we’ll happily get you behind the wheel!

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