Held in the United States’ biggest truck market, the State Fair of Texas is obviously all about trucks and Toyota couldn’t miss out on the opportunity to display a new pickup.
Gulf States Toyota unveiled the new 2015 Toyota Tundra Bass Pro Shops Off-Road Edition, the first retail vehicle built as part of a collaboration between Toyota and Bass Pro Shops, the famous outdoor retailer.
As its name hints, the 2015 Toyota Tundra Bass Pro Shops Off-Road Edition is equipped for outdoor adventures. Available exclusively in Silver, the vehicle features a 4×4 CrewMax SR5 configuration, which combines offers extra space for outdoor gear with comfort for passengers.
The Bass Pro Shops Off-Road Edition package includes 20-inch milled-matte black wheels and All Terrain Upgrade, custom Bass Pro Shops carpeted floor mats, Bass Pro Shops off-road bed decals, 5-inch oval black step tubes, spray-on bedliner, pocketed fender flares and stainless-steel exhaust tip.
Just like the standard model it’s based on, the Tundra Bass Pro Shops Off-Road Edition is powered by a 381 horsepower 5.7L i-Force V8 engine mated to a 6-speed automatic transmission. The model also includes a tow package for those customers who want to take a boat, ATV or UTV along on the journey.
The special edition Tundra will be offered exclusively in the Gulf States Region (Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Oklahoma and Texas) from October 2014, with a starting price of $43,975. Customers who buy one will also get $1,000-worth of special fishing, hunting, camping or marine outdoor gear lifestyle package from Bass Pro Shops.