Toyota Introduces Updated 2012 Land Cruise with V8 Turbo Diesel in the UK

2012 Toyota Land Cruiser with V8 Turbo Diesel 2 Toyota Introduces Updated 2012 Land Cruise with V8 Turbo Diesel in the UK

It is only after the introduction of the updated Toyota Land Cruiser in Japan and then in North America that it has been introduced in Britain for sale that is to start from March this year. It is available with an updated V8 turbo diesel and single trim level and is ranged at £62,285 on road. In the exterior, the 4×4 model features a new fascia with different bumper, headlamps with LED lights running in daytime along with stylish taillights and mirrors associated with LED turn indicators. In addition to this, the new model has black roof rails, 20 inch alloy wheels and side moulding with chrome details.

The cabin features new seats which are air conditioned, a cool box, heated steering wheel and some improvements both in its quality and its appearance. The new model is characterised with new Toyota Touch Pro multimedia and navigation along with a digital tuner, Bluetooth and rear view camera while the company of Japan gives an optional in the entertainment package with two seatback of 8 inch mounted monitors which are said to be flexible to screen jitter when the car is moving. However, the 4.5 liter turbocharged engine is modified and is now featured with a diesel particulate filter associated with fuel injectors to comply with Euro 5 standards. The output is rated as 268bhp at 3600rpm and a torque of 650Nm that is between 1600 and 2800rpm.

Most importantly, Toyota introduced a slew of handling and driver assistance system which include turn assist reducing the car’s turning radius while driving through tough roads, Crawl control for handling steep climb or descent, Multi terrain Select with five modes that can be selected to see the performance of the car in different road conditions, Multi terrain monitor that provides a 360 degree image of that area around the car through external cameras, Tyre Angle Display which is displayed with predicted tyre guidelines on the monitor which shows changes in the steering wheel and Variable Flow power steering with off road setting.


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