The Toyota Land Cruiser Prado has simply turn into extra interesting in Japan due to a number of updates.
The primary one regards the two.8-liter four-cylinder turbo diesel engine which will get a wholesome energy enhance courtesy of a bigger turbocharger. The height output has grown from 177 PS (175 HP) to 204 PS (201 HP) within the course of. This energy achieve will certainly turn out to be useful each on and off the street however Japanese consumers are in for much more updates.
The Land Cruiser Prado’s Toyota Security Sense suite positive factors improved capabilities. These embody an expanded detection vary of the pre-crash security system to “see” pedestrians at night time and bicyclists through the day, lane departure alert with yaw help perform, street signal help (RSA), and superior car begin notification perform.
Moreover, TZ-G and TX “L bundle” fashions now function the a Rear Cross Site visitors Alert system as an possibility. One other new elective further is the 9-inch Show Audio infotainment system with smartphone connectivity. Moreover, the range-topping TZ-G mannequin positive factors paddle shifters for the usual 6 Tremendous ECT six-speed automated transmission.
On prime of those content material upgrades, the Toyota Land Cruiser Prado is now accessible in Japan in a particular version referred to as TX “L Bundle Black Version”. Based mostly on the TX mannequin with the “L bundle”, the Black Version encompasses a darkish exterior and inside end.
On the skin, the Land Cruiser Prado Black Edition sports activities a jet black remedy for the grille, headlights and tailgate garnish, whereas the mirror caps and roof rails are painted black. Additionally a part of the bundle are a big black fog lamp bezel and black 18-inch alloys. Inside, the particular version mannequin will get a silver-painted decoration panel and black heart cluster panel.
Costs in Japan begin from 3,621,000 yen ($34,250) for the bottom mannequin and 4,261,000 yen ($40,300) for the Black Version.