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2016 Toyota Land Cruiser price, redesign, specs – If you ask car enthusiasts about the Land Cruiser, most of them will say that the vehicle is a real icon of off-road prowess but also an effective people-moving. The vehicle was first introduces in 1957, and since then it has become one of the most popular models in its segment. Over the years, the vehicle has become a luxury, stylish, and powerful flagship. The 2016 model arrives with a great number of novelties including changes in terms of exterior, interior, and engines. The new Toyota Land Cruiser 2016 will be available in only one trim level equipped with all the bells and whistles that do not require additional payment. The customers will only have to choose between exterior and interior colors. Most of you are eager to get started, so let’s see what the vehicle has to offer.
2016 Toyota Land Cruiser redesign
It is quite obvious that the designers wanted to keep the recognizable macho look of the car but yet they wanted to give it a fresh, new look. They managed to achieve their goal because only the hood grille, front fenders, and rear tailgate have been changed in terms of exterior. The front fascia of the 2016 Toyota Land Cruiser now features more chrome elements on the three-bar grille extending into headlights with LED technology. The hood of the car features tall power bulges. The front fenders will keep the flat sides. The back of the car has a full-width chrome piece extending into taillights that also arrive with LED technology. The roof rails arrive as standard and provide additional cargo space. Thanks to the full-length side steps, it is easy to get inside and outside of the vehicle. The new Toyota Land Cruiser 2016 is equipped with a set of alloy wheels wrapped in 285/60R18 tires.
With the interior design of the 2016 Land Cruiser, the company goes to a completely new level. The cabin of the current model is posh and stylish but when you see the brand-new cabin and you will learn what “posh” and “stylish” really mean. The company now offers new interior color scheme. The customers are offered new Terra leather seats. The saddle brown floor makes the cabin a rather warm place. Together with black and Terra leather seats, there are also chrome and wood trim accents. Some of the features inside of the cabin are: SiriusXM and HD Radio, JBL sound system with 13 speakers, USB port, 11.6-inch monitors mounted on the front seats, a 9-inch infotainment display, and many others.
New Toyota Land Cruiser 2016 specs, MSRP price
Under the hood of the new Toyota Land Cruiser 2016 is a 5.7-liter V-8 engine with the maximum output of 381 hp and 401 pound-feet of torque. The engine is carried over, but things have changed in terms of transmission. The new engine arrives in the form of a brand-new close-ratio eight-speed automatic shifter for which the company claims it improves fuel economy and performance of the aforementioned engine. Fuel economy of the engine is estimated at 13 mpg in the city, 18 mpg on the highway, and 15 mpg combined. With only one trim level, fully equipped without any optional features, there is only one MSRP price for 2016 Toyota Land Cruiser – $83,825 without additional destination charges.
|2016 TOYOTA LAND CRUISER SPECS|
|Engine type||5.7-liter, 8-cylinder, 32-valve V-type DOHC|
|Horsepower||381 hp @ 5,600 rpm|
|Torque||401 lb-ft @ 3,600 rpm|
|Transmission Type||8-speed ECT automatic with sequential shift mode|
|Fuel Economy||13/18 mpg (city/highway)|
|Maximum Towing capacity||8,100 lbs.|