2016 Toyota 4Runner Redesign, Specifications and Rumors

Rumors has been spreading widely that the 2016 Toyota 4Runner will be revealed later in 2015. As one of the most anticipated vehicle in 2015-2016, the mid-size SUV will certainly feature distinctive design styling both in exterior and interior. Power should be refined with more powerful drivetrain.

Red 2016 Toyota 4Runner Redesign

Exterior

The new SUV will be a complete re-make and not an update, that is what is expected and heard of right now. This will be a sixth generation hopefully and the entire chassis/body will be designed from scratch. So you can expect new style of body although for the same 4×4 utility, new grille, new headlamps centered around LED lights, with new fog lamps. The bumpers and side cladding will be new too. Toyota will be under immense pressure to make a compelling case for it’s design given that this is a highly competitive segment with Toyota not doing too good on sales in the segment. Besides it should be a global launch as there are many markets where the Hilux based model is sold under different names. There are lot of styling differences in each country and it makes sense to now consolidate on the style. Expect the same strong underpinnings, skid plates etc.

2016 Toyota 4Runner Side View

Interior

Then, interior side of this newest Toyota’s mid-size SUV generation becomes another thing that cannot be ignored then. According to some rumors also Toyota will give some new touches on the cabin of this Toyota 4runner 2016. More than just using the stylish and elegant design that used by its predecessor, Toyota is rumored to give new technologies to improve the convenient feel of its passengers such as new audio system to entertain you and also new navigating system in guiding your route.

2016 Toyota 4Runner Dashboard Picture

Powertrain

The 2016 Toyota 4Runner will run on 4.0 liter V6 to V8 engine. With these engine options, it will have the capacity to deliver more than 270 HP and over 250 lb per ft of torque. However, lots of reports speculate that V8 engine will be used. Since the prices of fossil fuels keep on increasing, this model will feature a fuel economizer. This will give it the ability to produce a lot of power with little amount of fuel. In addition, you will have the choice in your hands to choose either 2WD or 4WD for users who want standardized performance or more power.

2016 Toyota 4Runner Rear View with Forest Background

2016 Toyota 4Runner Release Date and Price

According to some sources, the 2016 Toyota 4Runner is expected to be revealed in either late 2015 or early 2016. However, the release date isn’t confirmed yet by the company. As for pricing, it is estimated to start at $33,000 for base model and go all the way up to $40,000 with selected options and features. We will update you soon with more information as it becomes available, so stay tuned!

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