Blue 2018 Toyota Tundra parked in front of barn

How powerful is the 2018 Toyota Tundra?

2018 Toyota Tundra available engine options and maximum tow ratings 

As far as pickup trucks go, you can’t deny the significant impact that the Toyota Tundra line has made on the market as a whole. From its expertly-constructed body to a wealth of searing energy under the hood, the Tundra is able to take you where you need to go with durable, exhilarating strength to spare. To see what we mean, come join our dealership today as we take you through the 2018 Toyota Tundra available engine options and maximum tow ratings – we hope you find a motor you like!  

2018 Toyota Tundra payload and towing capacities by the engine 

The only really appropriate word to use to describe the 2018 Tundra is “beast.” It offers two I-FORCE V8 engines, with respective displacements of 4.6 and 5.7 liters. These engines can produce up to 310 and 381 horsepower, and the latter is able to handle a towing capacity north of 10,000 pounds! In addition, you’ll be in line for a payload capacity of 1,740 pounds, making the Tundra one of the most capable pickups out there.  

Front hood and doors of 2018 Toyota Tundra parked on track

Profile view of gray 2018 Toyota Tundra

2018 Toyota Tundra drivetrain and powertrain features 

The 2018 Tundra can give you so much strength because of the way it’s built, and what it offers throughout its drivetrain. Its skeleton is a heavy-duty TripleTech™ chassis frame, with an integrated towing hitch receiver that allows you to secure anything you need to be towed. Plus, with an Automatic Limited-Slip Differential and Traction Control both included, the Tundra is able to keep a good grip on any terrain!  

The true test of a pickup’s value is how well it stacks up against the competition. Check this out: 2018 Toyota Tundra vs. 2018 Ford F-150 XL

Test drive the 2018 Toyota Tundra in Palo Alto CA 

Whether you’re a blue-collar professional or pickup truck enthusiast, there’s something for everyone to love with the 2018 Toyota Tundra by your side. Be sure to contact Toyota Palo Alto today to get behind the wheel or come to us with any questions you might have!