The Truth About Cars » toyota tundra http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Mon, 02 May 2016 13:22:37 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 Want Your Vehicle to Retain its Value? Make Sure it’s Big, or Bigger http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/want-vehicle-retain-value-make-sure-big-bigger/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/want-vehicle-retain-value-make-sure-big-bigger/#comments Fri, 15 Apr 2016 14:00:49 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1325042 If you’re looking to get the most money back when you drop your car onto the used market in five years, better get into something large and utilitarian. Large and midsize trucks and SUVs grab the top five-year resale values in Edmund’s 2016 Retained Value Awards, with conventional and luxury midsize and large cars depreciating […]

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If you’re looking to get the most money back when you drop your car onto the used market in five years, better get into something large and utilitarian. Large and midsize trucks and SUVs grab the top five-year resale values in Edmund’s 2016 Retained Value Awards, with conventional and luxury midsize and large cars depreciating […]

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Ford F-150 SuperCab Earns ‘Top Safety Pick’ One Year After Crashgate, Wheel Blocks Competition http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/ford-f-150-supercab-earns-top-safety-pick-one-year-after-crashgate-wheel-blocks-competition/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/ford-f-150-supercab-earns-top-safety-pick-one-year-after-crashgate-wheel-blocks-competition/#comments Tue, 12 Apr 2016 04:01:26 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1322250 The folks in Dearborn are right chuffed about the F-150’s latest crash results — so much so that they sent out embargo materials to a number of outlets, including us (thank you!), to make sure we get the story straight. According to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS), the F-150 SuperCab — in addition […]

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The folks in Dearborn are right chuffed about the F-150’s latest crash results — so much so that they sent out embargo materials to a number of outlets, including us (thank you!), to make sure we get the story straight. According to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS), the F-150 SuperCab — in addition […]

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Next Nissan Titan Will Make Detroit Debut http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/07/next-nissan-titan-will-make-detroit-debut/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/07/next-nissan-titan-will-make-detroit-debut/#comments Thu, 10 Jul 2014 19:56:21 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=863145 The next-generation Nissan Titan will make its debut in Detroit, at the 2015 North American International Auto Show. The next Titan is a make or break product for Nissan, which has seen its half-ton entrant fare poorly in the segment, failing to gain ground on Detroit’s trucks or the Toyota Tundra. But Nissan has invested […]

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The next-generation Nissan Titan will make its debut in Detroit, at the 2015 North American International Auto Show. The next Titan is a make or break product for Nissan, which has seen its half-ton entrant fare poorly in the segment, failing to gain ground on Detroit’s trucks or the Toyota Tundra. But Nissan has invested […]

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Cain’s Segments: Trucks Redux http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/03/cains-segments-trucks-redux/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/03/cains-segments-trucks-redux/#comments Tue, 11 Mar 2014 05:47:39 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=769570 February 2014 sales of America’s six continuing full-size pickup lineups grew 1.8%, but GM’s truck twins, the newest trucks on the block, fell 8.9%. Ford, Ram, Toyota, and Nissan combined for an 8.7% year-over-year increase to 94,225 units. The Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra’s decline equalled a loss of 4960 units compared with February 2013. […]

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February 2014 sales of America’s six continuing full-size pickup lineups grew 1.8%, but GM’s truck twins, the newest trucks on the block, fell 8.9%. Ford, Ram, Toyota, and Nissan combined for an 8.7% year-over-year increase to 94,225 units. The Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra’s decline equalled a loss of 4960 units compared with February 2013. […]

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Chicago 2014: Toyota TRD Pro Ups The Off-Road Ante http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/02/chicago-2014-toyota-trd-pro-ups-the-off-road-ante/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/02/chicago-2014-toyota-trd-pro-ups-the-off-road-ante/#comments Thu, 06 Feb 2014 16:22:10 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=735081 With Toyota serving as the market leader in body-on-frame trucks (the Tacoma, Tundra, 4Runner and now departed FJ Cruiser), taking aim at the off-road segment seems like a logical next step for their TRD aftermarket division. The new TRD Pro lineup, shown above, clearly apes the styling cues of the Ford Raptor, and is evidence […]

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With Toyota serving as the market leader in body-on-frame trucks (the Tacoma, Tundra, 4Runner and now departed FJ Cruiser), taking aim at the off-road segment seems like a logical next step for their TRD aftermarket division. The new TRD Pro lineup, shown above, clearly apes the styling cues of the Ford Raptor, and is evidence […]

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Toyota Considers Increasing Capacity at San Antonio Truck Plant as Tundra Sales Climb http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/12/toyota-considers-increasing-capacity-at-san-antonio-truck-plant-as-tundra-sales-climb/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/12/toyota-considers-increasing-capacity-at-san-antonio-truck-plant-as-tundra-sales-climb/#comments Tue, 17 Dec 2013 12:00:14 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=681834 Toyota is examining the feasibility of increasing capacity at its San Antonio factory that assembles fullsize Tundra and compact Tacoma pickup trucks, according to a report by Automotive News. Operating two shifts plus overtime and Saturdays, the plant has a capacity of 250,000 units. Toyota’s Tijuana, Mexico plant puts together knockdown kits of the Tacoma, […]

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Toyota is examining the feasibility of increasing capacity at its San Antonio factory that assembles fullsize Tundra and compact Tacoma pickup trucks, according to a report by Automotive News. Operating two shifts plus overtime and Saturdays, the plant has a capacity of 250,000 units. Toyota’s Tijuana, Mexico plant puts together knockdown kits of the Tacoma, […]

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Pre-Production Review: 2014 Toyota Tundra (With Video) http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/09/pre-production-review-2014-toyota-tundra-with-video/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/09/pre-production-review-2014-toyota-tundra-with-video/#comments Wed, 11 Sep 2013 20:02:31 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=514913 We don’t just love pickup trucks in America, we practically worship them. The half ton pickup truck is an American icon embedded into our music, our entertainment and almost the core of our culture. If you haven’t owned or wanted to own a pickup truck, you’re probably a communist infiltrating American society and should be […]

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We don’t just love pickup trucks in America, we practically worship them. The half ton pickup truck is an American icon embedded into our music, our entertainment and almost the core of our culture. If you haven’t owned or wanted to own a pickup truck, you’re probably a communist infiltrating American society and should be […]

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Chicago Auto Show: 2014 Toyota Tundra http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/02/chicago-auto-show-2014-toyota-tundra/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/02/chicago-auto-show-2014-toyota-tundra/#comments Thu, 07 Feb 2013 16:23:21 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=476678 Toyota chose Chicago to introduce the new 2014 Tundra. Following the lead of the big three, the Tunda is bigger and has a more premium interior. Unlike the big boys, Toyota still won’t have a 3/4 or 1 ton models, but they are touting the Tundra as having the highest North American parts content of […]

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Toyota chose Chicago to introduce the new 2014 Tundra. Following the lead of the big three, the Tunda is bigger and has a more premium interior. Unlike the big boys, Toyota still won’t have a 3/4 or 1 ton models, but they are touting the Tundra as having the highest North American parts content of […]

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