There are so many SUVs on the street nowadays and you’ll be able to pick one, according to your driving needs and budget. On the other hand, the venerable 2019 Toyota Land Cruiser isn’t your ordinary SUV. Since the 1950s, the SUV has been ruling the streets and it’s a favorite vehicle for all those requiring exceptional durability and unmatched off-road performance.
Only the Jeep Wrangler can come near its prowess in handling rough roads and extreme climate conditions. But, Toyota has chosen to provide the SUV a medium makeover for 2019- so that it can keep its supremacy. This time, the luxury quotient was stepped up and the off-road muscles are intact.
2019 Toyota Land Cruiser Overview
The exterior styling of 2019 Toyota Land Cruiser is very rugged. The boxy shape was made somewhat rounded at corners and the abundant use of chrome on grille and sides is enticing. It is offered in colors such as blue onyx pearl, brandy wine mica, classic silver metallic, magnetic gray metallic, etc. The cottage of new Land Cruiser appears lavish and material quality gets a boost. There is space for two passengers. The latter seats are comfortable, but the next row carries up cargo space even when you fold it up.
The new model comes with a single cut. Toyota has packed with great security features and oodles of amenities in the new Land Cruiser to make it even more appealing and justify its steep pricing. Additional than the 2019 land Cruiser gets features like LED projector-beam headlights, Daytime Running Lights, automobile on/off feature, LED fog lights, Electricity tilt/slide moonroof, 18-in. Alloy wheels, Rain-sensing intermittent windshield wipers, Roof rack, Skid plates.
Interior and Safety Technologies
The cabin becomes Four-zone automatic climate control, Entune Premium JBL Audio, semi-aniline and perforated leather-trimmed chairs, ventilated front seats, heated steering wheel, Auto-dimming rearview mirror, LED accent lighting, 12V power outlets, cup and bottle holders etc..
Security features also include Toyota Safety Sense package of technology. Ten airbags are there and you get Toyota’s Star Safety System. Optional attributes include a Rear-seat DVD entertainment setup. The Entune infotainment installation is there as is a Premium JBL Audio installation.
2019 Toyota Land Cruiser Engine
The 2019 Toyota Land Cruiser comes beneath the hood using the 5.7-liter V-8 engine. This can be laden with an 8-speed automated transmission gearbox. The powertrain churns out 381 HP- that is enough for the massive vehicle to quicken when there is a need. A fulltime 4WD is there and the vehicle also has Toyota’s much-touted multi-mode traction control setup.
There’s a special crawl control mode to handle rough and rugged terrains. The Kinetic Dynamic Suspension System ensures body roll is decreased – even at elevated speeds. The only downer is the fuel market. Virtually all rivals leave the Land Cruiser much behind in mileage. Read also: 2020 Toyota Tundra
2019 Toyota Land Cruiser Price and Debut
The expected starting cost of 2019 Toyota Land Cruiser is $84.000. The introduction will be sometime this year. The versions that will rival Land Cruiser are Mercedes-Benz GLS, Land Rover Range Rover HSE and Infiniti QX80.