2015 Toyota Land Cruiser Redesign — Never Been Like This
The 2015 Toyota Land Cruiser redesign will hopefully attract even more fans. It will come with significant changes, which will improve the overall look and feel, but keep the design consistency with previous generations. Since 2015 is a celebratory year, Toyota will try to make the Land Cruiser’s 60th anniversary remarkable. The recent six decades was a period when this SUV had more than 5 million sales. The 2015 Land Cruiser will get a new design, not just because it’s a way to celebrate its long and successful career, but because it needed changes. Having in mind the size and the power of the Toyota company, nobody should expect some insufficient improvements or the job not done well. They like to do it radical, even when it doesn’t look so. The 2015 Toyota Land Cruiser won’t be an exception.
2015 TOYOTA LAND CRUISER REDESIGN — APPEARANCE, INTERIOR AND SAFETY
The new design of the 2015 Land Cruiser will be made visible at the front and rear end. The face of this SUV will be changed a bit. It will have new headlights, which will complete the new look with a redesigned front bumper and fog lights. The rear-end will have a new look thanks to the new tail lights. There are new 17″ and 18″ alloy wheels which will contribute to the improved appearance. The 2015 Toyota Land Cruiser interior is redesigned too. There is more passengers’ space than before. With a special care taken of the comfort and luxury feel inside the new Land Cruiser, the manufacturer took care of the cargo space, too. The second and third row seats can be leaned and that way the cargo space can be drastically increased. As for the luxury level inside the cabin of the 2015 Land Cruiser, they decided to use a superb leather upholstery. The seats will have a heating and ventilating option, as well as the steering wheel. The driver and the passengers will be able to keep their refreshment drinks inside the mini fridge, which is installed inside the cabin of this SUV.
Of course, the comfort and enjoyment in ride is enhanced by a four-zone automatic climate control, DVD player and other systems and gadgets which can be expected from the SUV which has this level of luxury. The 2015 Toyota Land Cruiser safety systems list is impressive. There are ten airbags, Pre-Collision System (PCS), Multi-terrain Monitor, Multi-terrain 4-wheel Anti-lock Brake System (ABS), Active Traction Control (A-TRAC), Electronic Brake-froce Distribution (EBD), Smart Stop Technology (SST), Vehicle Stability Control (VSC) etc.
ENGINE OPTIONS OF THE 2015 TOYOTA LAND CRUISER — V-8, V-6 AND D-4D
The engine options within the engine palette of the 2015 Toyota Land Cruiser are really great. There is a 5.7-liter DOHC 32-valve V-8 gas engine, which can deliver 381 horsepower and near 400 lb-ft of torque. The more modest option is a 4.0-liter V-6 Dual VVT-i gas engine which produces 282 horsepower and also a 3.0-liter D-4D diesel engine with 190 horsepower. The 2015 Land Cruiser transmission is a 6-speed manual or an optional 5-speed automatic. The maximum load the 2015 Toyota Land Cruiser can pull weights 8,200 lbs. There are systems which improve the steering and ride in general — Kinetic Dynamic Suspension System (KDSS), Acoustic Control Induction System (ACIS), limited-slip differential etc. It is announced the 2015 Land Cruiser fuel economy results will be better than the fuel economy of its predecessor. The most powerful 5.7-liter V-8 engine has an EPA fuel economy results: 13 mpg/city and 18 mpg/highway.
2015 TOYOTA LAND CRUISER RELEASE AND PRICE
The 2015 Toyota Land Cruiser release date will be in the middle of the year. Since we can’t know the exact price yet, we can say that the estimates are the base version of the 2015 Toyota Land Cruiser will cost between $60,000 and $80,000.