2022 Toyota Tundra could have hybrid twin turbo V6 powertrain

The next generation Toyota Tundra, due in 2021 or 2022, could have a fuel efficient hybrid powertrain with a twin turbo V6 engine.


A source has told TFL Truck Toyota is working a hybrid powertrain for its next generation Tundra, which will use a 3.5L turbo V6 similar to the one in the Lexus LS500h.

The new system will reportedly make around 450hp (336kW) and 500 lb-ft (678Nm), have a 30+ mpg (7.8L/100km) rating, and a lithium ion battery.

Reports elsewhere say the new Tundra will based on the next generation Tacoma platform.

Source: TFL Truck



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2022 Toyota Tundra could have hybrid twin turbo V6 powertrain