The eight generation 2018 Toyota Hilux is here with a famed forty seven year pedigree. The new Hilux is updated with advanced convenience comfort and safety features. The new pickup truck range includes 31 variants across three body stiles. This truck is consistently one of the best selling vehicles in Australia. The Hilux has been completely re-engineered from the resign through to the optional new and revised engines. This car has been available only in certain markets, but Toyota is planing to sell it more global, that means that the Toyota Hilux will be available on the US market.
Taking closer look on the exterior at the top of the range SR5 model new Hilux is 70 mm longer and 20 mm wider than in’t predecessor and has been modernized with a bolder more muscular exterior design, The SR5 model features LED headlights, daytime running lights and sporty 18 inch alloy wheels with with all-terrain tires. This new muscular look design continues to the rear end with bold wheel arches,alloy side steps and a sports bar. All top models comes as standard with a reverse camera. The storage space is 925 kilograms which mean more storage capacity.
Because of the larger exterior dimensions cabin space for both front and rear has increased also. The SR5 features high grade fabric seats with the option of leather trim and a power adjustable drivers seat. This model also receives a 7-inch touchscreen display with satellite navigation, there’s also a 4.2 inch display in the instrument cluster. Smart entry, push-button start and climate control. Rear seat passengers get more leg and shoulder room.
2018 Toyota Hilux Engine
The 2018 Toyota Hilux is offering four engines including two newly designed turbo diesels. The SR5 model features a 2.8-Liter four-cylinder turbodiesel producing 180 HP (132 KW) and 332 lb-ft (450 NM) of torque. Whencombined tith a newly developed six-speed automatic transmission, fuel consuption has been reduced bu 10% using only (7.6 liters poer 100 km). towing is e breeze in the new Hilux thanks to the high torque output on the turbo. Towing cataciti is incresed to 3.5 tons. the Hilux still maintains its unbrekable dnk when tackling tough terrain. Of course this truck have all-wheel-drive.
2018 Toyota Hilux Price and Release date
The new 2018 Toyota Hilux is expected to hit showrooms in the next year (2018). Price tag for this truck is starting around $20,990 this price is for 4×2 single cab chassis. The premium paint price is $550.