Toyota 4Runner is a big SUV from Japanese auto manufacturer Toyota which has made quite a loyal fan base for itself in the market. The 2017 Toyota 4Runner would be its newest version. It will be 5th generation of 4Runner model. This mid-sized car is rumored to come with some state of the art safety and protection features.
2017 Toyota 4Runner Interior and Exterior Redesign
Internal cabin is likely to come with quite a few changes, both in terms of design, styling and spacing. Its space gets bigger this time here than its predecessor. Car seats will see covering in high quality leather & dashboard will see use of some new materials that are soft to touch. There would be an enhanced navigation system along with an audio system with 8 speakers and also a 7-in touch screen along with infotainment system.
2017 Toyota 4Runner exterior would have some subtle variations in the bodywork. The side skirts along with the bumpers at front and back are set to see quite a few changes. Its tail lights along with head lamps will be redesigned. It is to arrive with some amount of reduction in the bodyweight, which would enable better handling as well as fuel efficiency.
2017 Toyota 4Runner Engine / Fuel Economy
This car is likely to arrive fitted with a 4.0 L V6 WTi engine which would have capacity to produce a maximum power of 270 hp along with a peak torque of 250 pounds per foot. It will come fitted with a brand new diesel engine and quite different and more powerful from what is there at present in existing version of 4Runner. The top trims will possibly be equipped with a 4.0 L V8 engine that would have even more power. 2017 Toyota 4Runner gets a 5-speed automatic transmission gearbox mated to both engines, whether on base or top versions. There will be an optional front-wheel drive system, exciting enough for its loyalists!
It is expected that this car can offer as much as 34 mpg of fuel economy on the highways, which is sure to bring a smile for riders. This ensures that buyers would surely save a lot on fuel expenses.
2017 Toyota 4Runner Concept is set to come with an 8-speaker audio system, an infotainment system comprising of a new 7-inch touch screen display, AC, Bluetooth, USB ports for charging mobile devices & more. Its safety aspects will include ABS, seat belts, airbag system, rear view camera etc.
2017 Toyota 4Runner Release Date and Price
There is no exact information about what the exact pricing of this car would be. However, it is being speculated that its cost will range somewhere from 35,000 – 40,000 USD. You can find base versions in around $35,000 while the top trims could be available in around $40,000. It is not known when 2017 Toyota 4Runner is going to hit the market, as Toyota has not shared any information about its release time. However, it could come up sometime next year. 4Runner can be expected to get launched in auto market during the first quarter of 2016. Biggest rivals of this model on the market will be Jeep Grand Cherokee, Volkswagen Touareg and Kia Sorento.