2018 Toyota Tundra in Monroeville, PA
Toyota took an interesting path to making changes for the 2018 Toyota Tundra in Monroeville, PA, currently on the ground and for sale at the Spitzer Toyota showroom. Not only has the automaker given the 2018 Tundra a fresh look with some exterior updates, but they also did some addition by subtraction. As of the beginning of the 2018 model year, the Toyota Tundra will no longer be produced with a regular cab. Spitzer Toyota buyers looking at the 2018 Tundra will only have Double and CrewMax configurations available. Additionally, the 2018 Toyota Tundra also gets a full version of the Toyota Safety Sense suite of active crash-avoidance solutions.
Also debuting for the 2018 model year is the new TRD Sport accessory package. Toyota has really found something special with its Toyota Racing Development-branded vehicles. The new TRD Sport package comes with several exclusive features. Here is a brief glance at some of what is available:
- Honeycomb-style grille with body-color-matching surround
- Body-color-matching mirrors, bumpers and hood scoop
- 20-inch silver-painted aluminum alloy wheels with black accents
- TRD graphics on the cargo bed
Toyota has long ago ditched a V-6 engine option for the Tundra. For 2018, the new version has one of the only exclusive V-8 engine lineups in the class. Customers can choose between a 4.6-liter, V-8 engine making 310 horsepower and 327 pound-feet of torque or a 5.7-liter, V-8 engine making 381 horsepower and 401 pound-feet of torque.
Spitzer Toyota customers don't have to worry about having a lot extra equipment added to their 2018 Toyota Tundra to get the most out of it. The automaker has made several towing features standard equipment with the new Toyota Tundra. With the standard tow hitch receiver, owners of the 2018 version will be able to pull 10,200 pounds.
The Toyota Safety Sense-P suite of active safety solutions is available on each of the available trims of the 2018 Toyota Tundra. These systems include Pre-Collision with Pedestrian Detection, Forward Collision Warning with Automatic Braking, Lane Departure Warning and headlights that automatically dim the high beams.