Toyota Tundra TRD Pro will perform in the Baja 1000 race

August 9, 2014 at 3:56 pm

To demonstrate the off-road qualities of a pickup Toyota Tundra TRD Pro Japanese manufacturer has decided to push the car to participate in the Baja 1000 race, which takes place in the Mexican desert.

Toyota Tundra TRD Pro front photo

Toyota Tundra TRD Pro front photo


Slightly modified version of “passenger truck” is not much different from the production model, and will therefore act in the class Full Size Stock Class. Operate the machine will racers Ted Moncur, Ryan Millen, Andy Bell and Jamie Bestwick. In the role of navigator will perform the chief engineer units Toyota Trucks Mike Sweers.

Toyota Tundra TRD Pro back Pic

Toyota Tundra TRD Pro back Pic

For safe passage through the desert vehicle equipped with additional optics Hella, off-road suspension, powerful brakes, 17-inch wheels on a high 37-inch tires Baja T/A KR and safety cage Chromoly. Inside, sport seats were installed Mastercraft, navigation system and communication system. A simple upgrade survived and 5.7-liter naturally aspirated engine V8, equipped with improved intake system and sports exhaust system. How to facilitate “breathing” effect on the performance of the motor company “Toyota” does not tell, but we recall that in this stock power plant produces 381-hp and 543 Nm.

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