The Toyota is not only one of the best automobile companies in the world but is also respected for its well-organized car production. The Toyota Land Cruiser 70 is one of the best in Toyota’s lineup and has been maintained its appearance since 1984. The 2017 Toyota Land Cruiser 70 Series is expected to be out soon, and every automobile enthusiast is eagerly waiting for it to hit the market. A source close to Toyota Cars has revealed that the 2017 Toyota Land Cruiser 70 Series will benefit from a considerable upgrade from August production. The updated Land Cruiser 70 Series is set to come with more power and torque, thanks to changes on its engine and new injectors.
2017 Toyota Land Cruiser 70 Series – Platform and Design:
The redesigning will not affect the exterior so much, but will slightly add a bold and classy touch to it. The off-roader’s design has been maintained for the last 32 years, and Toyota is not looking to make tweaks to it. The purported improvement will reinforce its durability, heavy-duty abilities, and unapologetic rugged character. Its colors for the troop will include French Vanilla, Midnight Blue, and Sandy Taupe. The other body styles are available in colors such as vintage gold, silver pearl, graphite, and merlot red. Expect a quieter, better equipped, stronger, safer, and more efficient 2017 Toyota Land Cruiser 70 Series. Better still, a new 130-liter fuel tank will replace the current 90-liter tank.
All versions will get 21st-century technology such as traction control, stability control, brake assist, hill-start assist. The model 70 series will also get cruise control, which is suitable for them because they do extensive highway work. This new model boasts new seat-belt reminders for each of the front seats.
The other changes done to the driveline will include a change to the ratio of 5th gear, which is expected to bring down the revolution per minute at highway speeds. The car will also come with a range of new safety equipment, including side airbags, and dual front airbags. This improvement in the vehicle’s safety ability is expected to bring up five stars from Australia’s ANCAP rating. Other additions the car is set to receive include a new fuse box and battery terminal location. There will be also a new tray options, seatbelt pretensions, and warning light.
2017 Toyota Land Cruiser 70 Series – Powertrain:
The new 2017 Toyota Land Cruiser 70 Series will receive an update on the current model’s 4.5-liter turbo diesel V8. It will conform to the strict Euro five emissions norms set to come into effect in Australia beginning November. The engine’s output of 151kW at 2400rpm and 430Nm at between 1200-3200rpm will, however, remain the same.
2017 Toyota Land Cruiser 70 Series – Release Date and Cost:
The new Toyota Land Cruiser 70 Series is expected to hit the market in the fourth quarter of 2017. Therefore, it will cost around 56,990 US dollars.