Toyota has accustomed the Land Cruiser SUV a new engine, bringing bigger achievement and efficiency, and alien a streamlined trim akin structure.
The new turbocharged 2.8-litre four-cylinder agent agent – afresh added to the Land Cruiser’s Hilux analeptic barter affinity – is the aforementioned admeasurement as the assemblage it replaces but raises ability from 174bhp to 201bhp and torque from 331lb ft to 369lb ft.
The added ability cuts the Land Cruiser’s 0-62mph time by as abundant as 2.8sec, depending on specification, but Toyota claims ammunition abridgement has been “slightly improved”, because stop-start functionality is now adapted as accepted beyond the range.
Additionally, the new agent is RDE2-compliant so qualifies for a lower tax appraisement than its predecessor, acceptation buyers can save £325 in the aboriginal year of ownership.
Alongside the new motor comes an overhauled trim akin anatomy absolute two accessories grades anniversary for the accepted car and the two-seat Commercial variant.
The commuter car ambit begins as before, with Active, which is accessible with a best of three or bristles doors and bristles or seven seats. Priced from £42,345 (an access of about £2000), it’s able with an 8.0in touchscreen, smartphone integration, 17in admixture wheels, keyless access and acrimonious addition mirrors as standard.
Prices ascend to £57,490 for the Invincible, which is accessible alone in five-door, seven-seat guise. Added accessories includes tri-zone altitude control, acrimonious and aerial advanced seats, a rear cogwheel lock, a area selector, clamber ascendancy and adaptive capricious suspension.
The Invincible can additionally be defined with the alternative Atramentous Pack, which brings atramentous grilles, mirror casings, ablaze surrounds and ancillary mouldings, as able-bodied as bright lenses at the rear.
The Land Cruiser Commercial can be defined in entry-level Utility brand from £35,925 or Active – which now comes able with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay as accepted – from £42,175.