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The Best Used Toyota Tundra Model Years

Do you know how much the new 2020 Toyota Tundra costs? Well, spoiler alert, they cost a lot. The base model starts around $33k. Sure, the base model is loaded with a V8 and other bells and whistles, but so are the used models. Check out the best options to save with a used Toyota Tundra

The Best Used Toyota Tundra Model Years 

Did you know Toyota Tundra trucks are pretty dependable? You’ll see ones for sale that have over 200k miles listed for $12k or so because they still have a lot of life left. The Tundra is known for being made with long-lasting quality parts, so it’s the truck with the best resale value today. 

The 2020 Toyota Tundra TRD Pro on display
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The 2007 Toyota Tundra 

While the Toyota Tundra was initially introduced in 2000, in 2007, it received a massive redesign. 2007 marks the beginning of the second generation Toyota Tundra. It probably is the look that’s most recognizable on the road today. 

Along with all-new looks, in 2007, the Toyota Tundra got a new 5.7-liter V8 engine that provides 381 horsepower and 401 ft-lb of torque. This was a significant upgrade from the 4.7-liter V8 with 281 lb-ft of torque. The 2007 Toyota Tundra only gets 17 mpg in the city and up to 20 mpg on the highway, but those numbers still aren’t terrible for a full-sized truck. 

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Depending on the build you find, the 2007 Toyota Tundra can tow between 4,800 to 10,600 lb and put it up there with the other full-size trucks. Depending on your area used Toyota Tundra models from 2007 go for about $9k to 15k depending on if you get the luxuries like a heated steering wheel, integrated brake controller, and more. 

The 2013 Toyota Tundra 

The 2013 Toyota Tundra is an award-winning option. It won 2013 full-size truck of the year, and its currently ranked #2 for the best used full-size truck above $25k. It received an upgraded navigation system and a platinum trim option in 2013. Plus, this is the first year that the Tundra was offered with the TRD Rock Warrior trim. 

It gets 16 mpg in the city and 20 mpg on the highway and can tow between 4,500 to 10,400 lb. The 2013 Toyota Tundra is also an IIHS top safety pick and a five-star safety option from the NHTSA. Depending on your area, 2013 models can be found between $16k to $30k. The price varies wildly depending on if you find a base model or one of the platinum trim options. 

The 2015 Toyota Tundra 

In 2015 the Toyota Tundra received another facelift. It also has a redesigned interior that was introduced in 2014. In 2015 the first off-roading Toyota Tacoma TRD Pro was added as well. It had impressive off-roading capabilities. The best engine option for this model is the 5.8-liter  V8 that pumps out 381 horsepower. 

The 2015 Toyota Tundra can tow between 6,400 to 10,500 lb depending on which build you choose. It also only gets 15 mpg in the city and 19 mpg on the highway. Depending on your area, you can find a used 2015 Toyota Tundra from anywhere between $16k to about $32k. The price fluctuates based on the trim option.