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2001 Toyota Tundra vs. 2005 Toyota Land Cruiser

To start off, 2005 Toyota Land Cruiser is newer by 4 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 2001 Toyota Tundra. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 2001 Toyota Tundra would be higher. 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 13 more horse power than 2005 Toyota Land Cruiser. (232 HP @ 4800 RPM). In normal driving conditions, 2001 Toyota Tundra should accelerate faster than 2005 Toyota Land Cruiser.

Because 2005 Toyota Land Cruiser is four wheel drive (4WD), it will have significant more traction and grip than 2001 Toyota Tundra. In wet, icy, snow, or gravel driving conditions, 2005 Toyota Land Cruiser will offer significantly more control. 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, 2005 Toyota Land Cruiser (434 Nm) has 7 more torque (in Nm) than 2001 Toyota Tundra. (427 Nm). This means 2005 Toyota Land Cruiser will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2001 Toyota Tundra.

Compare all specifications:

2001 Toyota Tundra 2005 Toyota Land Cruiser
Make Toyota Toyota
Model Tundra Land Cruiser
Year Released 2001 2005
Body Type Pickup SUV
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 4700 cc 4664 cc
Engine Cylinders 8 cylinders 8 cylinders
Engine Type V in-line
Horse Power 245 HP 232 HP
Engine RPM 5200 RPM 4800 RPM
Torque 427 Nm 434 Nm
Drive Type Rear 4WD
Transmission Type Automatic Automatic
Vehicle Length 5530 mm 4900 mm
Vehicle Width 1920 mm 1950 mm
Vehicle Height 1800 mm 1890 mm
Wheelbase Size 3270 mm 2860 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity 45 L 96 L


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