Toyota Tundra Models and Tundra History

In 2000, Toyota released the all-new Tundra full-sized pickup truck, created to compete with other leading brands. It offered two and four-door options with various cab and engine choices available. The TRD Off-Road package was introduced in 2001, with updates to the V6 and V8 engines and two new body colors. SR5 models got new 16 wheels for 2002, while the V8 models got a limited-slip differential.


The StepSide model sport trim was added in 2003, with all models featuring a new front fascia, antilock brakes and updated interiors. For the 2004 Tundra, the new four-door dual-cab model was added to the lineup. The base engine was updated in 2005 to boast a 4.0-liter V6 engine that got 245 hp. Updates to all trim levels were made, including new headlamps, new tail lamps, a JBL audio system, new gauges and new optional GPS system. A redesign Tundra graced showroom floors for 2007, offering a more rugged and sturdier frame, more interior options, three beds, three engines and three cabs to choose from, including a new 381-horsepower 5.7-liter V8 engine.

New and Used Tundra Prices, Toyota Tundra Model Years and History

A full-size pickup truck, the 2007 Toyota Tundra has been redesigned for the model year and is available with a new 5.7L V8 producing 381 hp.
The 2006 Toyota Tundra is a full-size pickup truck with a larger interior than the Tacoma, in addition to the optional 271 hp 4.7L V8.
The 2005 Toyota Tundra is a full-size pickup truck available with a V6 or a V8 and it comes standard with ABS and traction control.
A full-size pickup truck, the 2004 Toyota Tundra has a long list of available configurations including the choice between a V6 or a V8 engine.
The 2003 Toyota Tacoma is a full-size pickup truck available with a standard two-door cab or the four-door AccessCab.
The 2002 Toyota Tundra is a full-size pickup truck available with a two-door regular cab or a four-door access cab, and RWD or 4WD.
Available with two doors or four, the 2001 Toyota Tundra is a full-size pickup truck offered with a choice of engines; a 190 hp V6 or a 240 hp V8.
A full-size 1/2-ton pickup truck, the all-new 2000 Toyota Tundra is available in a handful of cab styles, bed lengths, and a choice between V6 or V8 power.