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2001 Toyota Tundra vs. 2001 Toyota RunX

To start off, both 2001 Toyota Tundra and 2001 Toyota RunX were released in the same year (2001). Therefore the support and the availability on parts for both vehicles should be relatively similar. At 4,700 cc (8 cylinders), 2001 Toyota Tundra is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2001 Toyota Tundra (245 HP @ 5200 RPM) has 62 more horse power than 2001 Toyota RunX. (183 HP @ 7600 RPM). In normal driving conditions, 2001 Toyota Tundra should accelerate faster than 2001 Toyota RunX.

Because 2001 Toyota Tundra is rear wheel drive (RWD), it offers better handling in dry conditions; in addition, if you are looking to drift, it will be much easier to do with 2001 Toyota Tundra. However, in wet, icy, snow, or gravel driving conditions, 2001 Toyota RunX, being front wheel drive (FWD), will offer much better control with better grip. With that said, do keep in mind that many other factors such as speed and the wear on your tires can also have significant impact on traction and control. Let's talk about torque, 2001 Toyota Tundra (427 Nm) has 246 more torque (in Nm) than 2001 Toyota RunX. (181 Nm). This means 2001 Toyota Tundra will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2001 Toyota RunX. 2001 Toyota Tundra has automatic transmission and 2001 Toyota RunX has manual transmission. 2001 Toyota RunX will offer better control over acceleration and deceleration in addition to better fuel efficiency overall. 2001 Toyota Tundra will be easier to drive especially in heavy traffic.

Compare all specifications:

2001 Toyota Tundra 2001 Toyota RunX
Make Toyota Toyota
Model Tundra RunX
Year Released 2001 2001
Body Type Pickup Hatchback
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 4700 cc 1795 cc
Engine Cylinders 8 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type V in-line
Horse Power 245 HP 183 HP
Engine RPM 5200 RPM 7600 RPM
Torque 427 Nm 181 Nm
Drive Type Rear Front
Transmission Type Automatic Manual
Number of Seats 3 seats 5 seats
Vehicle Length 5530 mm 4180 mm
Vehicle Width 1920 mm 1700 mm
Vehicle Height 1800 mm 1480 mm
Wheelbase Size 3270 mm 2810 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity 45 L 55 L


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