Toyota Land Cruiser is is one of the ultimate off-roading vehicle money could buy. The company has updated it with a few exterior and interior changes. The 2016 Toyota Land Cruiser 200 costs 1.29 Crore ex-showroom.
Toyota has given the Land Cruiser a large three-slat grille with a quirky chrome borderline which flows into the headlights. The three slat grille is finished in black which is a nice change from all the chrome grille we get to see now a days. The fog lamps in the new bumper get chrome inserts. New alloy wheels and redesigned tail make up for the changes on the exterior.
On the interior, an all-new 4.2-inch TFT MID, an all-new steering wheel with heater, LED Illuminated Entry System, Tyre Pressure Monitoring System, a satin finished center console and new interior color choices, Enhanced Multi Terrain Monitor Cameras and much more. Additionally the SUV also boasts of a third row centre headrest for an additional passenger.
The Toyota Land Cruiser 200 comes with a 4.5-liter V8 diesel engine capable of punching 261 hp and 650 Nm of torque, paired to a 6-speed automatic transmission and a permanent 4WD system. THe SUV is imported in India as a CBU.
Speaking on the launch, Mr. Akitoshi Takemura, Senior Vice President, Toyota Kirloskar Motor Pvt. Ltd. said, “In our endeavor to periodically enhance our offering, we are delighted to introduce our top-of-the line Global SUV the New LC200 8th Generation with New design and equipments in India. LC 200 has earned the title of King of 4WD SUVs across the world due to its unmatched capability in tackling terrains both on and off road with equal aplomb. Globally more than 7.5 million happy customers have enjoyed owning Land Cruiser series over the last 60 Yrs. In line with the changing lifestyle preferences of our customers, we are happy to introduce New LC200”