Toyot has decided to postpone the premiere of the new generation Land Cruiser (with an index of 300) until the summer of 2021, although earlier information appeared that the SUV would be presented in August 2020. It is reported by the Japanese edition of Best Car.
- There is no information about the reasons for the postponement of the release of the ToyotLand Cruiser 300. Some Japanese dealers learned about the changed plans after they began preparations for the premiere of the SUV.
According to the latest rumors, the new generation ToyotLand Cruiser will retain the frame structure and the same dimensions, but the eight-cylinder engines will disappear from the range. They will be replaced by a new diesel "turbo-six", a petrol 3.5 V6 with two turbines (like the 421-horsepower Lexus LS 500 sedan) and a hybrid, which will include a petrol aspirated 3.5 V6 and an electric motor.
The current ToyotLand Cruiser with an index of 200 debuted in 2007 and has already been seriously updated twice - in 2012 and 2015. The SUV is equipped with a diesel 4.5 V8 with 249 hp. or a 309-strong 4.6-liter gasoline "eight". Both engines are paired with a six-speed "automatic". Now the initial cost of an SUV in Russia is 4,875,000 rubles.