Toyota 4Runner: 14 Features You Will Love
Toyota 4Runner is a sports utility vehicle in a mid size which is manufactured by Japanese manufacturers Toyota. It is put on sale all around the wall since 1984 to present point of time. Actually, it is known as Toyota Hilux Surf in Japan. Its unique model is also a compressed sports utility vehicle and more in importance when compared to Toyota Pickup truck which has fiberglass shell over the couch. This model has undergone certain changes for independent development into a fractious between mid size sports utility vehicle and a compressed car. All the models of 4Runner are designed and created at Toyota’s industrial unit in Tahara, Japan, Aichi or finally at Hino Motors Hamura Japan industrial unit and also in Brazil. The mid size crossover complement of this SUV is the Toyota Highlander finally.
Latest generation in Toyota
In 2009, on September 24, the fifth generation of Toyota 4 Runner was presented at the Texas state fair. This model is available in 3 trim levels from which 2 are already available in the market. The top of the line and the base SR5 trim with limited trim are available as 2WD OR 4WD in the market. In fact, the latest trail series of Toyota is available only as 4WD.
The trail edition 4WDs and SR5 receives an amateur 4WD drive system in it while the inadequate has full time 4WD drive system in it. Eventually, all the models are present with A-TRAC and the new trail edition gives Toyota’s Kinetic Dynamic Suspension system with Crawl Control feature which had already available as finest Toyota cars along with rear locking disparity similar to the earlier trace package.
Engine and performance
This vehicle has 4.0 liter engines with V6 which adds Dual VVT-I to the engine. It improves horsepower, fuel economy, and torque and is available in all the models. On 2WD, a 2.7 liter I4 was available but it was later put to an end after 2010. This 4.7 liter V8 which was taken from the previous generation was not passed on to the 5th generation 4Runner as it is already assembled on the similar platform like the FJ cruiser.
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Technical Characteristics of Toyota 4Runner
Technical Characteristics of 2007 Toyota 4Runner V8 4WD produced by Toyota (JP).
|Body Type||Sport-utility vehicle 5 doors / 4 seats|
|Front Track||1575 mm|
|Rear Track||1575 mm|
|Ground Clearance||231 mm|
|Fuel Capacity||87 liters|
|Drive Wheels||Four wheel drive|
|Steering||rack & pinion VPAS|
|Fuel Supply System||SMPFI|
|Max Power||263HP (193 kW) @ 5400 rpm|
|Max Torque||415Nm @ 3400 rpm|
|Cam Design||DOHC - Double Overhead Camshaft (per bank)|
|Cylinders||8 IN V|
|Valves per cylinder||4|
|Standard Wheels||7.0 x 16 / 7.0 x 16|
|Standard Tyres||P265/70 R 16 / P265/70 R 16|
|Number of gears||2|
|Acceleration 0-100 Km/h||n/a|
|Acceleration 80-120 Km/h||n/a|