The debut of the next-generation 2022 Toyota Tundra has us on the edge of our seats and chomping at the bit to get behind the wheel at Earnhardt Toyota. Mesa-area drivers interested in the brand-new Toyota Tundra want to know – what are the differences? Find out how the latest Toyota Tundra will upgrade style, power, safety and technology in this 2022 Toyota Tundra vs 2021 Toyota Tundra comparison.
Do you have your heart set on the 2022 Toyota Tundra? Set to arrive in Fall 2021, the next-generation Toyota Tundra will be available in six trim levels – SR, SR5, Limited, Platinum, 1794 Edition and TRD Pro. The 2021 Toyota Tundra provides drivers with the same trim levels to choose from at Earnhardt Toyota. When the 2022 Toyota Tundra arrives, drivers will have Double Cab and CrewMax Cab body styles to choose from that are available with three bed length options – a 6.5-foot standard bed, a 5.5-foot short bed that pairs with the CrewMax Cab and an 8.1-foot long bed.
2022 Toyota Tundra
2021 Toyota Tundra
|389-Horsepower 3.5-Liter Twin-Turbo i-FORCE V-6
||Standard Engine||381-Horsepower 5.7-Liter i-Force V-8
|10-Speed Automatic||Transmission||6-Speed Automatic|
|12,000 Pounds/1,940 Pounds||Max Towing/Payload||10,200 Pounds/1,730 Pounds|
Built with a lightweight and fully-boxed frame, the 2022 Toyota Tundra promises a potent combination of power and utility that will make it stand out in this 2022 Toyota Tundra vs 2021 Toyota Tundra comparison. The next-generation Toyota Tundra will upgrade power and performance with a standard 389-horsepower 3.5-liter Twin-Turbo i-FORCE V-6 engine that is married to a 10-speed automatic transmission – set to replace a naturally-aspirated 5.7-liter i-FORCE V-8 in the 2021 Toyota Tundra.
To upgrade power on the jobsite, the 2022 Toyota Tundra will be available with a 437-horsepower 3.5-liter Twin-Turbo i-FORCE MAX Hybrid that manufactures a massive 583 pound-feet of torque. Next-generation Toyota Tundra entries that are equipped for towing will tow up to 12,000 pounds of cargo with ease – a marked improvement from 10,200 pounds in the previous generation. Brand-new 2022 Toyota Tundra models provide drivers with a maximum payload of 1,920 pounds of cargo. Married to the 10-speed automatic transmission, the Toyota Tundra Hybrid will deliver more power and improved fuel economy.
The refreshed design of the 2022 Toyota Tundra promises to turn heads when you get behind the wheel and is mirrored by a loaded interior that features next-generation tech at every turn. Infotainment in the 2022 Toyota Tundra is provided by a standard 8-inch Toyota Audio Multimedia system with one-touch access to wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. Entertainment can be upgraded in the next-gen Toyota Tundra with a best-in-class 14-inch touchscreen display with pinch and zoom functionality that is complemented by an available 12.3-inch Multi-Information Display. The 2022 Toyota Tundra will upgrade safety as well with the addition of Toyota Safety Sense™ 2.5 technology – which will replace Toyota Safety Sense™ P.
Contact the Earnhardt Toyota team today to learn more about the next-generation 2022 Toyota Tundra!