Fans want to see changes. Tundra truck needs them to keep up with the competition. The Big Three is making serious steps and the Japanese company has to react. Small updates (TRD Pro Army Green color) are not enough. The 2021 Toyota Tundra redesign will settle things up. And it seems the truckmaker is going to deliver it. According to spy photos, the new concept will underpin the pickup truck, and the changes will be more than enough to refresh the look. And what is going on with a diesel engine? We still don’t know.
The truck faced the last refresh five years ago. Until then, only minor modifications took place. But, the 2021 Toyota Tundra redesign will completely change the truck, and it could possibly launch the new generation. Still, changes are not unveiled yet. Rumors are louder and louder, but Toyota is still silent. First details about the 2021 year model will be officially confirmed next year.
Spy Photos and The New Look
Spy photographers already caught the new 2021 Toyota Tundra testing. However, it is still early to talk about the final look. But, the truck needs big moves to make it competitive with Ford F-150, Chevrolet Silverado, and Ram 1500. The camouflage is hiding the look, but even without it, in two years Tundra could be totally different.
2021 Toyota Tundra Concept
The next redesign will bring a new concept for the 2021 Toyota Tundra. The truck will become more versatile and reliable. Well, the new platform will open more space for further upgrades. At the first place, there is a diesel engine. In the future, hybrid as well. Rumors are saying the pickup is going to be lighter than before. So, more miles, less consumption is already certain. A lot of aluminum and carbon fiber are ready to be implemented in body parts.
Can 2021 Toyota Tundra Diesel Become a Reality?
Toyota must launch a diesel engine for its full-size truck to keep the pace with the competition. All the main rivals launched this kind of drivetrain. Well, fans are still expecting these models announced for 2019 season. Whatsoever, diesel trucks will be there in 2020. Toyota confirmed the next Tundra is not getting this kind of drivetrain. But, if the 2021 Toyota Tundra Diesel doesn’t hit the market, the Japanese truckmaker can’t expect big sales, although the redesign will attract some attention.
2021 Toyota Tundra Release Date and Price Rumors
The new 2021 Toyota Tundra won’t be official in the next 12 months. At least. After that, we can expect the first information from the company. Until then, we will try to gather more details from leaking sources and rumors. Whatsoever, speculations are not so reliable, but there’s always interesting hints to talk about. One of them is a diesel engine. Toyota refuses to confirm its development, but some sources say it is only a matter of time when it will appear. New Ford’s, Ram’s, and Chevy’s models kept the previous prices, so the new 2021 Tundra will also stay put at the level of its predecessor.