According to rumors, the new 2017 Toyota 4Runner is just about the corner and planned for a comprehensive overhaul. Considering the tough competition is in the sports utility vehicle segment, there would be at least some fact in these rumors, as people are certain that Toyota is not eager to give up its spot at the upper level of the sports utility vehicle category just yet. As an alternative, the enthusiasts will certainly be witnessing an upgraded model of the midsize body-on-structure SUV with invincible off-roading abilities.
2017 Toyota 4runner Changes
The 2017 4Runner will get slightly modified external dimensions, which will be longer, wider, and taller than in the departing model. The new vehicle comes with the required safety for sludge, holders on the top and many chrome highlights. The back part of the vehicle features a unique style and consistent with the features entirely belong to off-road automobiles. The backlights are rectangular in shape, whereas on top of the glass, there is a roof spoiler with a signal light. Sports fashion is improved by a physically powerful construction that keeps the new vehicle in a perfect departure in all driving situations. The new 4Runner comes in more than a few different body colors, according to the taste of buyers.
The 2017 model comes with a revamped front part, which will be festooned with LED headlights, a pair of modern Xenon mist lights, redesigned grille, and a revamped gatekeeper in the front. With the intention of perking up the performance and the fuel saving, the body is constructed with lightweight materials. With the available three models, such as SR5, 2017 Toyota 4Runner Limited, and Trail, the new 4Runner is released with a fourth model, known as the TRD Pro.
2017 Toyota 4runner Interior
The interior can be described as a huge area with a bounty of useful and functional equipment. The internal changes are noticeable, using high-class materials, like aluminum, chromium, wood and leather. The wheel and the control board at the back of the vehicle are positioned in an excellent way. Visibility is superior and the driver of the vehicle has complete control of the street and the vehicle at any moment. The Cabin of the new Toyota 4Runner 2017 is designed to house eight travelers in three seat rows to offer a comfortable ride to the occupants.
Some of the technical features of the new vehicle include:
Forward traffic alert.
15-speaker JBL acoustic system.
High-quality leather seats.
Adaptive travel control.
Blind spot monitoring.
Back view camera.
All the luxurious trims come prepared with standard internal features of the next-gen Toyota 4Runner, such as:
Telescoping steering wheel.
Tire Pressure monitoring systems.
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Though the 2017 Toyota 4Runner engine option is not yet confirmed by Toyota, from reliable sources, it is likely that the new vehicle would come prepared with a V6 mill engine with the displacement of 4.0 liters. Through this engine, sufficient amount of power and torque of 270 HP and 278 lbs per foot respectively will be delivered to the new vehicle. A five-rated automatic transmission will be used to combine with the engine. Through this engine, the new vehicle will have a maximum load bearing capacity of 2273 kg (5000 lbs). The new 4Runner offers city mileage of 20 mpg and highway mileage of 17 mpg.
Release date and the price
For the 2017 Toyota 4Runner release date is anticipated to be the late 2016. About pricing,
The SR5 model should be available at $ 33,000
The Trail model should be available at $ 36,000.
The Limited model should be available at $ 41,000.
The TRD Pro model should be available at $ 41,310.