Toyota Land Cruiser is definitely going to continue steering the unique tradition of prestigious SUVs. This iconic vehicle is known to be the most powerful in terms of performance, reliability and power. This Iconic vehicle will be upgraded to a Hybrid starting the year 2016. Its new features will help it maintain its iconic reputation and become much more eco friendly. Its features will include the following:
This exclusive Hybrid will come with significant improvements in the interior. The driver’s interface will be completely modern, The dash board is expected to be bigger and sleeker compared to the current model and the upholstery and the lush leather seats will be more classy, made with durable and colorful material. It will come with an anti-lock brake system, a full time 4 wheel traction control, vehicle stability control . An unseen area surveillance, a 4-zone climate control with 28 outlets, rear cross traffic and lane departure systems are also expected in the new model. The interior will also be more spacious and luxurious. All these features are expected to be available from the base model to all the higher trim models.
The 2016 Toyota Land Cruiser Hybrid is expected to come with numerous exterior details to make it more aggressive, and more modern. It will be fully redesigned with new exclusive features to give it a more aggressive and sportier look. It will also be made of light weight materials to improve its fuel economy.It will be longer and wider in length compared to the current model. It will have a more aerodynamic look to increase its performance and design upgrades. It will come with a new completely redesigned grille.
This unique 2016 Toyota Land Cruiser is expected retain the current 5.7 liter V8 engine with an electric motor so as to maintain the same offroad capabilities. The new Land Cruiser 2016 with hybrid drive 0-60 mph acceleration reaches for something less than 6.5 seconds, and top speed of approximately 130 mph.
There are speculations however that it might be switched with a power train engine that is still being worked upon. This switch is anticipated to make it the most sought after vehicle in the world. There is a likelihood of replacing 1 tank with a battery while maintaining its towing competency. This hybrid engine will significantly improve the EPA fuel economy and produce less emissions to the environment (eco friendly).
The release date of this exclusive hybrid is not yet known but is expected to be in the last quarter of 2015. A lot of work still need to be done on this Hybrid, especially on the toyota hybrid engine and therefore its release date may even run to early 2016.
The estimated price of this prestigious vehicle will be $ 75,000 for the standard trim level and of course more on the higher trim models.