2021 Toyota Tundra Nightshade Edition: Photos, Specs, Redesign. The all-new 2021 Toyota Tundra Nightshade and Trail pickup trucks have been introduced at the Chicago Auto Show last week. From the latest information, Toyota will expand its line on SUV and pickups. The Nightshade treatment will be used on the latest Tacoma, Tundra, and Sequoia models. As you may have already known, the Nightshade trim is few years available on Toyota’s models such as Camry, Corolla, and Sienna.
According to Toyota, the upcoming Nightshade SUV versions will be limited to 2500, while pickups to 5,000 units. The Nightshade models are stylish and models with this treatment offer dark appearance, premium interior and tech, unique color choices, and much more.
2021 Tundra Nightshade Looks More Refreshed Than the Rest of Trims
From the latest images, the 2021 Toyota Tundra Nightshade Editions look more attractive than the rest of the models. As we already mentioned, the Nightshade trim is based on the upper Limited trim level. That means that the new model will use only premium materials. It will provide a more dark appearance. Most of the black accents are visible on the chrome grille, side mirror caps, door handles, fog light bezels, and highlights.
The front fascia looks really premium. The side profile also reveals 18-inch Dark Smoke alloy wheels as standard equipment. Colors palette will be expended and Tundra will be available in Midnight Black Metallic and Magnetic Gray Metallic, Windchill Pearl Look and Super White paints.
More Luxuries Inside
The brand-new 2021 Toyota Tundra Nightshade will also bring some changes inside. Because this trim is based on the Limited trim level, improvements are evident. The cabin looks premium and the manufacturer used more black ascents. The Nightshade package includes excellent black leather upholstery, stitched badging, larger displays and more standard equipment. Everything inside looks more premium if we compare this model with the regular one.
Overall, Nightshade will also offer more driver-assistance features. The standard package includes automatic high beam lighting, adaptive cruise control, lane departure warning, and advanced automatic emergency braking and so on.
There Will Be No Mechanical Changes
The pickup truck Tundra Nightshade will use the same powertrain as the base model. Basically, there will be no mechanical changes at all. The Tundra model comes with a reliable and award-winning 5.7-liter V8 engine.
This powertrain will provide an excellent output of 381 horsepower and 401 lb-ft of torque. It will use a proven 6-speed automatic transmission as standard. This transmission is the only option available. Thanks to its stiff platform, the Tundra model can tow up to 10,200 pounds. Like the base model, the new Tundra Nightshade Edition will be available with either a two or four-wheel-drive system.
2021 Toyota Tundra Nightshade Price and Release Date
The latest 2021 Toyota Tundra Nightshade looks awsome. Toyota used this treatment many years on models such as Camry, Corolla, 4Runner, and Sienna models. Tundra, Tacoma, and also Sequoia SUV will also feature the same design boost. At this moment, the price is not available. We can expect to be revealed soon.
The upcoming Tundra Nightshade is the model that will be based on the premium Limited trim level and it will be limited to 5,000 units only. This model is confirmed to be available in markets this Summer.