You could have heard in regards to the new Toyota Tundra. After greater than a decade we lastly have a new-gen Tundra that can battle the likes of the Ford F-150, Ram 1500, and Chevrolet Silverado. But earlier than that occurs, Toyota is eager to remind the world the way it all started. Prepare to have your Toyota heartstrings well-and-truly pulled.
With any new-generation mannequin comes the requisite promoting blitz, and Toyota clearly is aware of how one can join with fanatics. This minute-long business is an ode to all the things Toyota followers cherish, beginning with the first-generation 4Runner mixing it up with dust bikes. We step additional again with an outdated Land Cruiser then bounce ahead to the FJ Cruiser, however then consideration turns to Tundra with a CGI illustration of nurse Alynn Pierce’s white Tundra blitzing via a forest hearth, an act which prompted Toyota to present the hero a model new truck.
But wait, there’s extra.
Tundra love continues with an emphasis on energy, revisiting the time the pickup towed the Space Shuttle Endeavor in California. Setting apart torque for horsepower, we see NASCAR-spec Tundras racing side-by-side with screaming V8 engines. And simply while you suppose it is all in regards to the future, we return to the previous with Marty McFly’s Toyota 4×4, recreating the drag race scene from the top of Back to the Future III, albeit on dust. Sticking with celebrities, we see a illustration of wildlife hero Steve Irwin’s Toyota truck operating with kangaroos. The journey down reminiscence lane ends with a biblical bounce in a Baja racer.
Will the brand new Tundra dwell as much as all that? With a twin-turbocharged V6 allotting as much as 437 horsepower (326 kilowatts) in hybrid trim, the reborn pickup definitely is hurting for energy. With a positively large grille that extends all the best way to the bottom of the fascia, it isn’t hurting for consideration, both. Whether or not patrons reply stays to be seen, because the 2022 Tundra will not attain dealerships till the top of the year.