2016 Toyota 4Runner is basically a mid-size crossover SUV (Sports Utility Vehicle) from Japanese automobile maker, Toyota. Rejuvenation of this model may be done through modifications of appearance, style and power. Not much has been known, until now, about car’s crucial details. A new futuristic look is expected. Company will try to compete in world automobile market through this version.
2016 Toyota 4Runner: Redesign Exterior and Interior
2016 Toyota 4Runner will have a more muscular, powerful look and durable in nature due to its redesigning. An elegant and sporty is presented through all new headlights as well as big grille. Frontal fascia will appear with brand new large grille. This grille is said to be the first mark of this vehicle’s transformation. It enhances car’s attractiveness. Three trim levels are offered here namely Base SR5, Limited Edition and Trail Off road from which customers can choose. Its headlights and taillights maybe fitted with advanced quality LED lighting for improved visibility. Aluminium, carbon fibre, etc. have been used in production to reduce the net weight thereby improving handling, durability, speed, performance, fuel economy, etc. Various colour options are present which surely attracts buyers.
Upgradations through many adjustments will be in abundance inside 2016 Toyota 4Runner. Comfort factor of its cabin space will be enhanced for better journeys. New authentic high quality leather with high grade upholstery has been used in covering seats. Driver’s seat may have almost 8 adjustable positions whereas passengers may have 4 adjustable mode seats. Almost five fully grown adults can be accommodated inside.
Advance hi-tech technology and accessories have been preinstalled this new Toyota 4Runner. Such impressive technological backing puts 4Runner to a greater level. Latest dashboard comes along with 7 inch touch screen. Advanced version of infotainment system will include futuristic 8 speaker audio or music system, etc. Other features present are like- GPS navigation system, climate control system, Bluetooth connectivity, Wi-Fi hotspot, parking assistance through rear view camera, seat belts, air bags, etc.
2016 Toyota 4Runner: Engine Specs
Being a large SUV, some serious Drivetrain options are need to be made available under its hood so that 2016 Toyota 4Runner provides better speed, performance as well as fuel economy. Base engine maybe the current 4.0 litre V6 WT-I engine. Rumours about replacement of V6 with V8 might be true. This upgraded engine may generate about 270 hp and 250 lb-ft torque which is far better than earlier. A 5 speed auto transmission system will be mated. Four wheel maybe its drive type but still two wheel options may be present also. 4700 lbs is its towing ability. Fuel efficiency has also been much made better.
2016 Toyota 4Runner: Release Date, Price, Competitors
By back end of 2016, the 2016 Toyota 4Runner is expected to be showing off in the automobile market. Since this vehicle may go through many changes, experts expect its increased price that will be likely around $ 35 000 – $ 40 000. It may get tough competition like always. Vehicles like Nissan Pathfinder, Mazda CX-9, Jeep Grand Cherokee, etc may give it quite good all around competition.