Following the recent launch of the updated 2018-2019 Toyota Land Cruiser JDM in the domestic market, the automaker from Japan shows the first image of the European model SUV, with detailed information about the Land Cruiser innovations for the model year in the US car market, where the car is sold for more than 50 years. In addition to the external and internal design updates, SUV Land Cruiser is standard equipped with an extensive list of assistance and safety systems, which were previously offered as additional options.
2018-2019 Toyota Land Cruiser V-8 engine – 5.7L
Engine updated Land Cruiser, 2018-2019 Toyota left unchanged. Under the hood is working 5.7-liter DOHC unit with eight V-shaped arrangement of cylinders, which develops 381 horsepower power at 5 600 r / min and 543 Nm of maximum torque available at 5600 rev / min. Due to the modified function independent of the intake and exhaust valves, variable valve timing, as well as innovative solutions for engine power systems, 90 per cent of torque is available even at 2200 rpm.
Efficient powertrain updated SUV Land Cruiser, paired with high performance automatic transmission with six gears, which takes over management unit for monitoring the movement speed and road conditions. From the combination of the data electronics selects the optimal ratio of engine rpm, but the driver is available and manual gear selection. The company reported that fourth gear 6-speed automatic transmission is direct, and the 5th and 6th – have an up-ratio, which leads to outstanding fuel consumption figures when driving on the highway.
Standard features 2018-2019 Toyota Land Cruiser
For the model year, 2018-2019 Toyota offers a variety of functions as standard components for the car, unlike its predecessor, where the Land Cruiser asked for them additional cost. Their list includes:
- Leather trimmed steering wheel;
- Leather trim gear lever;
- Automatic windscreen wipers;
- Headlight washers for cleaning;
- Rear spoiler in body color;
- DVD for rear passengers;
- The voice control system;
- Bluetooth for handsfree;
- Heated second-row seats.
In addition, an updated Cruiser is a Land, the 2018-2019 Toyota standard set of navigation with a hard drive with an infotainment system and a premium audio system Entune the JBL, radiating vibrations pleasing music lovers of the 14 speakers, which, for more tangible sense of the word “hesitation” to add a subwoofer. According to the developer, intelligent voice recognition system does not require the driver storing a plurality of phrases, giving him the opportunity not to be distracted from the road while driving.
Interior design is available 2018-2019 Toyota Land Cruiser in beige and black color tones, includes the finishing of perforated leather seats, updated lighting uses LED technology, the center console and the trim panels ornament warm wooden structure and many chrome accents around the controls. The multifunction steering wheel 2018-2019 Toyota Land Cruiser also includes leather trim and seats as well as the first and the second row is equipped with heating. Design and functionality of the instrument panel and center console large monitor – also updated, and the latter includes the ability to display on the screen of the form front, sides and rear.
Another innovation for 2018-2019 Toyota Land Cruiser model year is a new system of Multi-Terrain, which optimizes torque distribution system independent to the wheels, depending on road conditions. On sand or other slippery surfaces off-road, the system allows the wheels to perform a minor slip, but rocky terrain, wheel slippage is reduced to nothing.
2018-2019 Toyota Land Cruiser Safety
For the safety of 2018-2019 Toyota offers on the new Land Cruiser standard installation 10 airbags, active head restraints for the front seats and a host of high-tech assistance systems, including traction with independent control of each of the drive wheels and help system at emergency braking, also with an independent brake force distribution for each wheel individually. For complex high-speed cornering, thanks to the torque transmission tripping on a revolving wheel, the system will allow to confidently drive a car, and the optimum brake force distribution will not allow the car to go into a skid.
It is also worth noting that the new Land Cruiser, 2018-2019 Toyota completes care system when it detects the path of the obstacles, which in the absence of driver reaction to the warning signals are automatically included in the work and allows, if not completely avoid the collision, to reduce the effects of an unpleasant situation to a minimum . Parking provided mounted on the front and rear bumpers, ultrasonic sensors, and tire pressure monitoring system in tires and full-size spare tire, do not allow the new Land Cruiser to stay on the road.
Comfort of the new Land Cruiser driver supplemented memory positions for all possible adjustable seat and adjustable column hight and tilt steering wheel. In addition, the updated SUV owner will not have to use the key, because the car is equipped with a keyless entry system and the engine is started with the button. Passengers Land Cruiser V-8 from 2018-2019 Toyota will appreciate the 4-zone automatic climate control ensures a comfortable atmosphere inside the car through the ventilation holes 28. In a hot climate control system provides a cool interior with filtered fresh air and heater instantly heats the interior in the cold, winter weather, warm-up before the 5.7-liter power unit.