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Toyota developing clean-diesel V8 for Tundra/Sequoia

by Chris Shunk (RSS feed) on May 29th, 2008 at 8:28AM

Click above for high-res gallery of the Diesel Dually TundraToyota has earned its reputation for producing fuel efficient vehicles, but one dent in the Japanese automaker's armor has been the gas-guzzling Tundra and Sequoia. To help rectify the situation, Toyota Engineers have been working hard on a 4.5L clean-diesel powerplant that will substantially improve fuel economy for the body-on-frame trucks. The 4.5L engine is reportedly scheduled to arrive Stateside by 2010, and it's a no-brainer in light of the fact that both Ford and GM are offering similarly sized oil-burners for their trucks... Read More

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