Toyota 4Runner Redesign, Rumors

Toyota being one of the finest automakers across the world is also not behind and they are ready with their 2018 Toyota 4Runner. Another major factor which is worth to mention is that because of a high level of competition, the buyers will have to pay a moderate price for the vehicles.

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2018 Toyota 4Runner – Engine Specs

The 2018 Toyota 4Runner is going to have two different powertrain variants under its hood. Rumors are there that the makers are inspired from the powertrain of 2016 Tacoma. And they are willing to incorporate it under the hood of 2018 4Runner. Let’s check out the variants.

  • 4.0-liter

The first engine is going to be V6 variant and it can generate the power of 270 hp and 278 lb-ft of torque.

  • 2016 Tacoma’s 3.5-liter

Another variant which is going to be offered by its makers is Tacoma’s V6 engine and it can crank 278 hp and 265 lb-ft of torque.

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However, Coming to its transmission, rumors are there that the makers will abandon the outdated 5-speed auto gearbox. Instead of that, there will be six-speed automatic gearbox.

As the makers are expected to use carbon fiber, aluminum, and high strength steel for its construction, so it is obvious that will curb some significant mass. This is the reason why the Toyota 4Runner 2018 will be more fuel efficient. Also, experts believe that 2018 version will deliver 17 mpg in city and 23 mpg on highways. The figures can even be much better than this.

2018 Toyota 4Runner – Redesign Design

There will be some noted features in its interior and the buyers will be amazed to get into its cabin. Toyota is usually popular for its making spacious cabin, but this time there are some other features also making a great impact in the minds of car enthusiasts.

  • 0 Infotainment screen with JBL audio speakers
  • Dual-zone automatic climate control system
  • Chromium and titanium finished soft-touch materials and controls

As of now, there is no official declaration from the company’s end but rumors are high in the market. It is rumored that Toyota is likely to offer a unibody chassis to this vehicle and if the company does so then it might lose its off-road prowess. Coming to its platform, 2018 Toyota 4Runner will set on Toyota’s international Prado platform. Talking about its overall design then the makers are rumored to offer better design to 4Runner compared to its forerunner.


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2018 Toyota 4Runner – Expected Release Date and its Price

As of now, there is no final declaration from the company regarding its worth and availability. But there several sources in the market which suggest that 2018 Toyota 4Runner will hit the market with the base price of around $34,200 in the fall of 2017.

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