The 4Runner model is an average-sized sport utility vehicle, produced by Toyota, the foremost auto manufacturer in Japan. The 4Runner was first introduced for sale in 1984, and it was initially a solid sport utility vehicle. When the fourth-generation model was launched in 2002, it developed bigger and today, it is a medium-sized SUV. Up to now, this model has come across five generations, and the fifth generation model was introduced in 2009 and its heir is highly anticipated to come shortly for the model year 2017. Although it was reported that it could come before 2015, it is expected that it will be released some time in 2016, as the 2017 Toyota 4Runner, which will be completely revamped.
2017 Toyota 4runner Changes, Exterior
The redesign concept will comprise a variety of changes and innovations in all aspects. The most vital change is the new Toyota 4runner 2017 dimension that will have more length, more width and more height than the outgoing model. Though the new vehicle comes with same platform as that of the outgoing model, much effort has been taken by Toyota to make it weigh less by using frivolous materials, such as High-Strength-Steel and aluminum in its construction. This will perk up the performance and can decrease the fuel consumption. Although the new vehicle will continue with the similar classic SUV look, it will adapt the new design lingo of Toyota.
Some remarkable changes are estimated in the design of the outside look of the new vehicle. The new vehicle would come outfitted with a new headlamp pattern, a personalized radiator grille and overhauled front bumper and fender, as well as some side-skirt changes. The front fraction also comes ready with recent Xenon fog lights, delightfully designed grille, and a modernized gatekeeper. At the back, it comes with a pleasingly designed back bumper and taillights. With the on hand three models, a fourth model, called the TRD Pro will be integrated with the Limited, Trail and SR5 models.
2017 Toyota 4runner Interior
Buyers can expect their new 4Runner with big changes in the interior, as well. The new Toyota 4Runner 2017 will feature not only entirely new interior styling, but it will also feature a plethora of most modern technology, safety and amusement features and drive assist. There will be three seat rows in the cabin of the new vehicle, which can house six passengers comfortably, and it is designed in an eye-catching, purposeful and relaxed way. Posh leather seats and some pioneering soft-touch fabrics for the dashboard will reveal the luxuriousness of the cabin. A pioneering seven-inch exhibit, together with the latest infotainment system, a leading, superior navigation and an eight-speaker audio system will be integrated.
The exact particulars about the 2017 Toyota 4runner engine options are still mysterious. It is anticipated that the existing 4.0-liter engine will power the new vehicle. This established V6 unit outputs 270 HP power and 278 pounds per foot of twist, but some power increase could be anticipated.
The engine will also acquire novel six-rate computerized transmission, which will distribute power to either two wheels or all the wheels of the vehicle. The estimated mileage in the city will be 20 mpg, whereas on the highways it will be 17 mpg. The estimated towing capacity of the 2017 4Runner will be 5000 lbs (2273 kg).
Release date and the price
Buyers can expect 2017 Toyota 4runner release date during the late part of 2016 by paying the opening cost for their favorite model.
The SR5 model can be procured at $ 33,000
The Trail model can be procured at $ 36,000.
The Limited model can be procured at $ 41,000.
The TRD Pro model can be procured at $ 41,310.