The new 2020 Toyota Prado will be the mark of the fifth generation for this model of SUV. The 2020 Toyota Prado is a midsized luxury SUV manufactured under Land Cruiser range. In Land Cruiser series Prado is one of the smaller vehicles. The previous version to this vehicle was released in 2009 and is said to be the fourth generation of this vehicle. This version became very popular because of its off-road driving capability, performance and quality and now 2020 Toyota Land Cruiser Prado is almost ready to hit the market.
2020 Toyota Prado Exterior and Interior Design
The 2020 Toyota Prado will be based on the J150 platform. The exterior will receive a significant redesign to make it more menacing and appealing. In addition, off-road vehicle received from the outside other lights, a redesigned grille and modified bumper. The taillights also utilize LED technology. The vehicle also sports a new roof spoiler and roof rails that make it look different from the outgoing model. The new vehicle as with its predecessors will ride on 17 inch wheels though the new model’s wheel arches will be slightly wider.
Inside the cabin, the old-looking design will be gone in the favor of something a lot more contemporary with a less cluttered dashboard and a better quality of the materials. Users will enjoy comfortable natural leather upholstery that are a bit curvy instead of being entirely flat. Some improvements when it is about technologies are also expected, so don’t be surprised if you see things like updated infotainment system. The system will come with a configurable TFT which will be fitted with a touch screen. As for the sun roof, it will be the tilt and slide kind of sunroof. Other changes include rain recognizing wipes, three zone cooling & heating and rear view mirrors.
2020 Toyota Prado Release Date and Price
Toyota is yet to announce official prices of the 2020 Toyota Prado but we do not expect a significant. Anticipate the new adjustments to influence the brand-new Prado’s cost albeit slightly. A starting price of around $50,000 is likely for the base model. Fully equipped models can fetch over $83,000. This new vehicle is expected to strike supplier display rooms in the last quarter of this year.
2020 Toyota Prado Engine Specs and Performance
Beneath the hood of the 2020 Toyota Prado sits a conventional 5.7 liters V8 engine. This engine will have a capability to produce an output of 381 hp and a torque of 401 pound feet. There is also speculations that there may a lithium battery that will be coupled with a similar V8 motor. However, Toyota has not made any official announcement about this hybrid engine. The transmission and mileage are currently unknown and fans will have to wait for more released information from Toyota. However, fuel economy is anticipated to be better than the previous version of the 2020 Toyota Prado.