ToyotaTundra3_sponsored_671x411Some tough trucks are really smart buys as well. Here’s why.

Some trucks are just smarter buys…

Toyota is well-known for reliability, which is a major factor to think of when buying a truck. But another factor is resale value, which can really pay off in the long run. Here we meet two Toyota Tundra owners—Eddie and Shane—and present them with the prizes of a lifetime, which represent the retained value at resale by buying a Toyota Tundra instead of the competition. It’s why Toyota Tundra is not only a tough truck, but a smart buy as well.

— Special Olympics Texas (SOTX) officially announced Toyota as its newest Official Partner today, making the automaker a year-round statewide $250,000-level co-sponsor of the 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. SOTX provides year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for more than 55,200 children and adults with intellectual disabilities in the state of Texas.

To celebrate this new partnership, the two organizations have created a “Let’s Go Places Together” opportunity drawing — and one lucky person will win a fully loaded 2017 Toyota Tundra 1794 Edition.

Corona, Calif. (March 11, 2013)Ready-Lift-Lucas-Oil-3-11-13 – ReadyLIFT Suspension, Inc. will continue with Team Lucas for a third straight season in 2013, focusing its partnership on both the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series and the Lucas Oil Regional Off Road Series.

The ReadyLIFT Off Road Suspension Toyota Tundra will be the pace truck of the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series and the Official Suspension of the Lucas Oil Regional Off Road Series.

“ReadyLIFT has been involved through sponsorship of short course off road racing teams since 2007,” Chief Executive Officer Scott Poncher said. “When the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series was developed, we at ReadyLIFT saw this as a great opportunity to get more involved–to be a part of something we knew would be great for both the racers and the race fans. The powerful and very robust television package that Lucas Oil Production Studios provides has been and will continue to be, a very lucrative attraction for ReadyLIFT.”

CORONA, Calif. (Feb. 19, 2013) – Toyota has renewed its agreement with Team Lucas to be the presenting sponsor of the CBS Sports Spectacular for 12 one-hour network television broadcasts and have the Toyota Tundra as the Official Truck of the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series for the 2013 season.

Toyota’s power block on the CBS Sports Spectacular features many of the Team Lucas series racing portfolio: the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series, Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series, Lucas Oil Drag Boat Series and Lucas Oil Pro Pulling League.

Toyota also supplies Toyota Tundra safety vehicles, has two event title rights and an on-board camera program in Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series and had a strong on-site presence in the Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals presented by MAVTV, which was held in January in Tulsa, Okla.

San Clemente, CA –Motive Club is giving away a brand new Toyota Tundra ProTruck and serious major brand products including sets of tires, performance exhaust systems, tools, lifestyle gear and more to it’s members.  For $9 a year, Motive Club members get discounts every week for shopping at major Retailers like Amazon, Best Buy, Tire Rack, 4 Wheel Hardware and more.  Best of all, members who start their online shopping on at Motive Club website are supporting servicemen and veteran’s charities.  All of Motive Club profits after taxes go to support charities that are serving our servicemen, veterans and their families.

The HEROES Tundra is a purpose-built off-road race-or-play truck that features 440 horsepower, 4130 chromoly frame, 24” travel at the rear, seating for two, matching pumper helmets and a “fun-in-the-dirt-ratio” that is hard to beat.  Motive Club has partnered with Toyota of Escondido for this promotion to benefit our troops.  The HEROES Toyota Tundra ProTruck will be on display at Toyota of Escondido for the next few months when it isn’t travelling to shows, military bases and schools.

BEREA, Ohio – CORSA Performance Exhausts announces its high-performance cat-back exhaust systems are available for the 2011 Toyota Tundra Double Cab and Crew Max models with 5.7L engines.

The Toyota Tundra exhaust system (part #14916) is a single side exit exhaust manufactured from premium, stainless steel construction and featuring Twin 4-inch Pro-Series tips etched with the CORSA logo.  Its straight-through, nonrestrictive design allows for a 16% increase in exhaust flow and performance improvements of 3 HP and 9 lb.-ft. of torque.

Engineered using CORSA’s patented Reflective Sound Cancellation (RSC) technology, the exhaust system delivers a superior, bold sound when on the throttle with no interior drone.

In addition to the 2011 Toyota Tundra exhaust, CORSA offers its cat-back exhaust systems for the 2007-2010 Tundra.  Visit to search for part numbers.

Complete installation hardware and instructions are included with the bolt-on Toyota Tundra exhaust system, and a Limited Lifetime Warranty protects the exhaust for the entire life of the vehicle.  The exhaust systems are crafted in the United States from premium stainless steel, and all tips are double wall, highly polished stainless steel laser etched with the CORSA logo.  Contact CORSA or your local performance retailer for details.

CORSA Performance Exhausts, a TMG Performance Products, LLC company headquartered in Berea, Ohio, is a leading manufacturer of premium performance exhaust systems for cars, trucks, SUVs and marine applications.  Through its patented Reflective Sound Cancellation (RSC) technology, CORSA Performance Exhausts provides the industry’s only guaranteed drone-free driving experience backed by premium performance and superior customer service. For more information, call 800.486.0999 or visit

If you’re an avid off-roader and you want an exhaust system, chances are you have run into some issues making some setups fit. Magnaflow recently introduced a new product that we had a chance to check out at the 2010 SEMA show designed to address this issue call the Off-Road Pro-Series Exhaust (ORPS) that is specifically designed to work on trucks and Jeeps with heavily modified suspension.