One more great off road vehicle is about to hit the market with many interesting changes and improvements. It is a new 2017 Toyota 4Runner.
Exterior and changes
Japanese manufacturer has decided to improve its well known SUV in order to be more appealing to costumers. Its main rivals will be Nissan Murano, Kia Sorento, Ford Edge and Jeep Grand Cherokee. This vehicle is great for off road driving and there won’t be a surface that 2017 Toyota 4Runner won’t be able to conquer. It is durable, strong and very utile vehicle. As for the dimensions, it will be slightly longer and wider than its predecessor. When it comes to exterior, new Toyota will look very attractive, elegant and handsome. We will notice nice chrome accents on the front fascia and door handles. The bumper will be revised and in the lower part it will feature round LED fog lights. On the rear end, it will get new rectangular tail lamps. It is also said that it will get several new exterior colors.
2017 Toyota 4Runner interior design
The interior of 2017 Toyota 4Runner will be refreshed. It will feature plenty of useful and infotainment features. The cabin is spacious and made of high quality materials such as aluminum, wood, leather and chrome. It has three rows of seats and it is able to welcome eight passengers. The cabin is very comfortable and functional. A 7-inch touch screen will be placed on the center of the dashboard. The steering wheel will be slightly larger and will feature many functional buttons.
Engine and performance
Under the hood of 2017 Toyota 4Runner will be placed a 4.0-liter V6 gasoline engine. This engine is able to deliver 270 horsepower and 277 pound-feet of torque. It will be coupled to a five-speed automatic gearbox. As for the fuel efficiency, it is rated at 20 mpg in the city and 17 mpg on the highway.
Release date and price
2017 Toyota 4Runner is expected to hit the market sometime during this year, most likely in late 2016. When it comes to the pricing, it will start at $38,000 for the base model, and it will go up to $45,000 for higher trim levels.