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5 Fast Facts: 2016 Toyota Land Cruiser

5 Fast Facts: 2016 Toyota Land Cruiser

By Philly Murtha, May 27, 2016

Toyota updates its fully-equipped Land Cruiser large premium SUV for 2016 with new exterior and interior design embellishments. Advanced safety technology, a new 8-speed automatic transmission, and the latest Entune infotainment system are added standard equipment.

To conduct research on large premium SUVs, here are five fast facts about the 2016 Toyota Land Cruiser.

1) Land Cruiser, which seats eight, receives new bumper, grille, and projector-beam LED headlights that are self-cleaning. Rear bumper and taillights with chrome molding also are redone. Riding on redesigned 18-in. alloy wheels, Land Cruiser can pull a trailer with up to 8,100 lbs with standard Trailer Towing package.
2) No factory options are needed for the 4WD SUV. Land Cruiser is powered by a 5.7-liter, V8 engine that produces 381 horsepower and 401 lb.-ft. of torque, mated with Toyota’s first 8-speed automatic transmission for quicker acceleration. EPA estimated fuel efficiency is 13 mpg in the city; 18 mpg on the highway for a combined 15 mpg.
3) Land Cruiser offers luxury amenities inside such as new semi-aniline perforated leather seats in black or new Terra (brown) with Deep Wood trim , but still is known for its rugged construction, hydraulics and suspension stabilizers that give it off-road capability.
4) Advanced driver assist systems are standard this year, including Toyota’s Safety Sense-P system featuring frontal collision avoidance and mitigation systems; lane departure alert; auto high beams and radar cruise control. Blind spot monitor and rear cross traffic alert also are standard as is a backup camera.
5) Toyota’s upgraded 2.5 Entune multimedia system is standard with Siri Eyes Free mode and a 9-in. display screen as is a rear-seat entertainment system with dual 10-in. screens. Wireless phone charging and a touchscreen-controlled premium 14-speaker JBL audio system with navigation are standard.
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