After numerous teasers, Toyota finally unveiled their popular Land Cruiser SUV in all its might and glory. Known as the 2017 Toyota Land Cruiser, this model will offer impressive performance with a new engine, better exterior design that creates an extremely aggressive impression and highly comfortable interior that will be absolute delight for passengers. This mid-cycle refreshment has got the world all excited because toyota land cruiser 2017 is considered to be the toughest SUV model in the Japanese automaker’s collection. Needless to say, this is meant for off-road driving as its powertrain and various driving tools are built just for the thrill.
2017 Toyota Land Cruiser – Outer body looks and Competitors
Design wise, the 2017 Toyota Land Cruiser looks exceptionally aggressive with its oversized grille and bold front features that look threatening to say the least. The grille has horizontal slats that extend up to the headlights which have been redesigned and is now fitted with LED. Minor refreshments can be seen in its bumper design, front fenders, and not to forget the tail lamps that have LED as well. There will be various new choices in colors to satiate the thirst of car enthusiasts and off-road motorists. The less aggressive version of this model was mainly built for the Middle East, and will likely not make its way in the United States.
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Not many details are available yet regarding the interior aspects of 2017 Toyota Land Cruiser, but you can expect to find at least the standard elements that are being met by other brands in the market. Expect leather seats, an improved infotainment system with a central Touchscreen, and a modified dashboard for better utility. Buyers might also find additional cabin space and luxurious decorative materials for cosmetic changes. Surely the company will leave no stone unturned in making this vehicle the absolute best in its class.
2017 Toyota Land Cruiser – Engine Details and Fuel Economy
According to various rumors, 2017 land cruiser will probably offer a new turbo-diesel 2.8 L four-cylinder engine in some markets. This engine will be capable of generating a maximum of 174 hp and 331 lb-ft of torque. There will be a choice in transmission as this engine has the possibility of being mated to a six speed automatic and six speed manual transmission systems. As far as the market of US is concerned, reports say that the gigantic 5.8 L V8 engine will be carried forward in this model as well. One of the prime features of 2017 toyota land cruiser will be its lesser fuel consumption. You can expect this model to give you at least 18 mpg on Highway drive and 13 mpg in city. We are expecting to get more information in the upcoming months.
2017 Toyota Land Cruiser – Price and Release Date
It is unlikely that this model will turn up any time soon, and one might have to wait till late 2017 to see it on the streets. The 2017 Toyota Land Cruiser should cost around $ 70,000 for the base version.