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Selected Style Reg 4.0L V6 5-Speed AT (Natl)
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Reg 4.0L V6 5-Speed AT 15 19 $20,688 $22,490
Reg 4.7L V8 5-Speed AT 14 17 $21,738 $23,630
Reg 5.7L FFV V8 6-Speed AT 13 17 $25,519 $27,740
Reg 5.7L V8 6-Speed AT 14 18 $22,704 $24,680
Reg LB 4.0L V6 5-Speed AT 15 19 $20,993 $22,820
Reg LB 4.7L V8 5-Speed AT 14 17 $22,042 $23,960
Reg LB 5.7L FFV V8 6-Speed AT 13 17 $25,823 $28,070
Reg LB 5.7L V8 6-Speed AT 14 18 $23,009 $25,010
Dbl 4.0L V6 5-Speed AT 15 19 $22,822 $24,945
Dbl 4.0L V6 5-Speed AT SR5 15 19 $24,069 $26,305
Dbl 4.7L V8 5-Speed AT 14 17 $22,955 $25,090
Dbl 4.7L V8 5-Speed AT SR5 14 17 $24,750 $27,050
Dbl 5.7L FFV V8 6-Speed AT 13 17 $26,936 $29,440
Dbl 5.7L V8 6-Speed AT 14 18 $24,144 $26,390
Dbl 5.7L V8 6-Speed AT SR5 14 18 $25,995 $28,410
Dbl 5.7L FFV V8 6-Speed AT SR5 13 17 $28,785 $31,460
Dbl 5.7L V8 6-Speed AT LTD 14 18 $32,949 $36,010
Dbl 5.7L FFV V8 6-Speed AT LTD 13 17 $35,748 $39,070
Dbl LB 4.7L V8 5-Speed AT 14 17 $23,807 $26,020
Dbl LB 5.7L V8 6-Speed AT 14 18 $25,051 $27,380
CrewMax 4.7L V8 5-Speed AT 14 17 $25,541 $27,915
Dbl LB 5.7L FFV V8 6-Speed AT 13 17 $27,842 $30,430
CrewMax 4.7L V8 5-Speed AT SR5 14 17 $27,334 $29,875
CrewMax 5.7L V8 6-Speed AT 14 18 $26,731 $29,215
CrewMax 5.7L V8 6-Speed AT SR5 14 18 $28,578 $31,235
CrewMax 5.7L V8 6-Speed AT LTD 14 18 $35,266 $38,545
CrewMax 5.7L FFV V8 6-Speed AT 13 17 $29,521 $32,265
CrewMax 5.7L FFV V8 6-Speed AT SR5 13 17 $31,369 $34,285
CrewMax 5.7L FFV V8 6-Speed AT LTD 13 17 $38,068 $41,605
2WD Reg Cab 126" XL
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2WD Reg Cab 126" XL 14 20 $16,818 $17,900
2WD Reg Cab 126" STX 14 20 $19,641 $21,490
2WD Reg Cab 126" XLT 14 20 $21,782 $23,910
2WD Reg Cab 126" FX2 14 19 $22,450 $24,665
2WD Reg Cab 145" XL 14 20 $17,090 $18,200
2WD Reg Cab 145" XLT 14 20 $22,047 $24,210
2WD Reg Cab 145" FX2 14 19 $22,715 $24,965
2WD Reg Cab Flareside 126" STX 14 19 $21,273 $23,335
2WD Reg Cab Flareside 126" XLT 14 19 $23,415 $25,755
2WD Reg Cab Flareside 126" FX2 14 19 $24,082 $26,510
2WD SuperCab 133" STX 14 19 $23,132 $25,435
2WD SuperCab 133" XLT 14 19 $25,274 $27,855
2WD SuperCab 133" FX2 14 19 $26,517 $29,260
2WD SuperCab 133" Lariat 13 17 $27,574 $30,455
2WD SuperCab 145" XL 14 19 $22,335 $23,995
2WD SuperCab 145" STX 14 19 $23,397 $25,735
2WD SuperCab 145" XLT 14 19 $25,539 $28,155
2WD SuperCab 145" FX2 14 19 $26,782 $29,560
2WD SuperCab 145" Lariat 13 17 $27,840 $30,755
2WD SuperCab 163" XL 13 17 $22,606 $24,295
2WD SuperCab 163" XLT 13 17 $25,805 $28,455
2WD SuperCab Flareside 145" STX 14 19 $24,061 $26,485
2WD SuperCab Flareside 145" XLT 14 19 $26,203 $28,905
2WD SuperCab Flareside 145" FX2 14 19 $27,446 $30,310
2WD SuperCrew 139" XL 14 19 $25,357 $27,335
2WD SuperCrew 139" XLT 14 19 $27,398 $30,255
2WD SuperCrew 139" FX2 14 19 $28,641 $31,660
2WD SuperCrew 139" Lariat 13 17 $29,698 $32,855
2WD SuperCrew 139" King Ranch 13 17 $32,662 $36,205
2WD SuperCrew 139" Limited 13 17 $31,747 $35,160
2WD SuperCrew 139" Harley-Davidson 13 17 $33,420 $37,060
2WD SuperCrew 150" XL 14 19 $25,629 $27,635
2WD SuperCrew 150" XLT 14 19 $27,663 $30,555
2WD SuperCrew 150" FX2 14 19 $28,906 $31,960
2WD SuperCrew 150" Lariat 13 17 $29,964 $33,155
2WD SuperCrew 150" King Ranch 13 17 $32,928 $36,505
2WD SuperCrew Flareside 150" XLT 14 19 $28,327 $31,305
2WD SuperCrew Flareside 150" FX2 14 19 $29,570 $32,710
4WD Reg Cab 126" XL 13 17 $22,239 $23,890
4WD Reg Cab 126" STX 13 17 $24,056 $26,480
4WD Reg Cab 126" XLT 13 17 $26,198 $28,900
4WD Reg Cab 126" FX4 13 17 $27,703 $30,600
4WD Reg Cab 145" XL 13 17 $22,511 $24,190
4WD Reg Cab 145" XLT 13 17 $26,464 $29,200
4WD Reg Cab Flareside 126" STX 13 17 $24,720 $27,230
4WD Reg Cab Flareside 126" XLT 13 17 $26,862 $29,650
4WD Reg Cab Flareside 126" FX4 13 17 $28,367 $31,350
4WD SuperCab 133" STX 13 17 $25,915 $28,580
4WD SuperCab 133" XLT 13 17 $28,057 $31,000
4WD SuperCab 133" FX4 13 17 $29,561 $32,700
4WD SuperCab 133" Lariat 13 17 $30,357 $33,600
4WD SuperCab 145" XL 13 17 $25,180 $27,140
4WD SuperCab 145" STX 13 17 $26,180 $28,880
4WD SuperCab 145" XLT 13 17 $28,322 $31,300
4WD SuperCab 145" FX4 13 17 $29,827 $33,000
4WD SuperCab 145" Lariat 13 17 $30,623 $33,900
4WD SuperCab 163" XL 13 17 $25,452 $27,440
4WD SuperCab 163" XLT 13 17 $28,588 $31,600
4WD SuperCab Flareside 145" STX 13 17 $26,844 $29,630
4WD SuperCab Flareside 145" XLT 13 17 $28,986 $32,050
4WD SuperCab Flareside 145" FX4 13 17 $30,491 $33,750
4WD SuperCrew 139" XL 13 17 $28,203 $30,480
4WD SuperCrew 139" XLT 13 17 $30,180 $33,400
4WD SuperCrew 139" FX4 13 17 $31,685 $35,100
4WD SuperCrew 139" Lariat 13 17 $32,481 $36,000
4WD SuperCrew 139" King Ranch 13 17 $35,446 $39,350
AWD SuperCrew 139" Limited 13 17 $34,402 $38,160
AWD SuperCrew 139" Harley-Davidson 13 17 $36,203 $40,205
4WD SuperCrew 150" XL 13 17 $28,474 $30,780
4WD SuperCrew 150" XLT 13 17 $30,446 $33,700
4WD SuperCrew 150" FX4 13 17 $31,951 $35,400
4WD SuperCrew 150" Lariat 13 17 $32,747 $36,300
4WD SuperCrew 150" King Ranch 13 17 $35,712 $39,650
4WD SuperCrew Flareside 150" XLT 13 17 $31,110 $34,450
4WD SuperCrew Flareside 150" FX4 13 17 $32,615 $36,150
2WD SuperCab 145" 60th Anniversary 14 19 $27,658 $30,550
2WD SuperCrew 139" 60th Anniversary 14 19 $29,517 $32,650
2WD SuperCrew 150" 60th Anniversary 14 19 $29,782 $32,950
4WD SuperCab 145" 60th Anniversary 13 17 $30,441 $33,695
4WD SuperCrew 139" 60th Anniversary 13 17 $32,300 $35,795
4WD SuperCrew 150" 60th Anniversary 13 17 $32,565 $36,095
Pricing
Invoice Price
$20,688
$16,818
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$22,490
$17,900
Monthly Payment Estimate
$375 / month
$298 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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TCC's Bottom Line The 2009 Tundra beats the Big Three in safety and matches them in capability. The Ford F-150 is a solid truck that is due for its 2009 model makeover, but it’s good enough that it may be all the truck you need or want.
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 15 mpg 14 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 19 mpg 20 mpg
Interior Dimensions
Passenger Capacity 3 3
Front Head Room (in) 40.2 40.9
Front Shoulder Room (in) 66.6 66.5
Front Leg Room (in) 42.5 41.3
Front Hip Room (in) 63.0 65.4
Exterior Dimensions
Frame Width, Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in) 209.8 211.2
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cab to End of Frame (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 75.8 73.7
Ground to Top of Frame (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in) - TBD - 48.4
Wheelbase (in) 126.8 126.0
Ground Clearance, Front (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cab to Axle (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 79.9 78.9
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) - TBD - 33.2
Overhang, Front (in) - TBD - 36.9
Cargo Area Dimensions
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (ft³) NA NA
Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in) - TBD - 60.3
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 22.2 22.3
Cargo Volume (ft³) - TBD - 65.5
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in) - TBD - 62.4
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 50.0 50.0
Tailgate Width (in) 66.4 65.2
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in) 78.7 78.8
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.6 x - TBD - 13.7 x 0.47
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-wheel
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.9 x - TBD - 13.0 x 0.55
Brake Type Pwr Power
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System (Second Line) NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Location NA Midship
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) NA NA
Aux Fuel Tank Location NA NA
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 26.4 26
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 18.1 20.0
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 39.2 41.8
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock 3.71 NA
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code NA T72
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front - TBD - - TBD -
Rear Tire Size P255/70R18 P235/70R17
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare - TBD - - TBD -
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD - 1986
Rear Tire Order Code NA T72
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD - 1986
Front Tire Size P255/70R18 P235/70R17
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear - TBD - - TBD -
Spare Tire Size P255/70R18 P235/70R17
Front Tire Order Code NA T72
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD - 1986
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 500 360
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 510 NA
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 510 NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000 2400
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5100 NA
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5100 NA
Weight Information
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 3700 3400
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 1995 1987
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 6200 6500
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 3900 3400
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2615 2537
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 10000 7200
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) 18 x - TBD - 17 x 7.5
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 18 x - TBD - 17 x 7.5
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 18 x - TBD - 17 x 7.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 10.5 19.7
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Watts - TBD - 1650
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - 540
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - 110
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) - TBD - NA
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 266 @ 4000 260 @ 3750
Engine Order Code NA 992
Displacement 4.0L/241 4.2L/256
Engine Oil Cooler 6.3 NA
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 236 @ 5200 202 @ 4350
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas V6
Fuel System EFI EFI
Mileage
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 16 -
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 19 20
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 15 14
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.52 3.90
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA NA
Clutch Size (in) NA 11.4
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.40 1.49
Trans Type 5 5
Trans PTO Access - TBD - NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.72 0.80
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.22 3.39
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.04 2.25
Trans Order Code NA 44M
Transfer Case Power Take Off NA NA
Trans Power Take Off - TBD - NA
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD Manual w/OD
Transfer Case Model NA NA
Summary
Body Style Reg Cab Reg Cab 6.5' Styleside
Vehicle Name Toyota Tundra 2WD Truck Ford F-150
Body Code - TBD - 126" WB
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - 32
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) - TBD - 4150
Suspension Type - Rear Trapezoidal Leaf Spring
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA NA
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front NA NA
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) NA 3850
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - 36
Axle Type - Rear - TBD - Semi-Floating
Suspension Type - Front Independent Coil Spring
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.42 1.34
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) - TBD - 3800
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) NA 3150
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.91 3.31
Axle Type - Front - TBD - Double Wishbone
Frame
Frame Type - TBD - Ladder
Emissions
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score 3 -
 
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