Koln, 11. March 2011 – Toyota expands the model range in the pickup segment: From now on, the Hilux Single Cab is also available with all-wheel drive. In addition, the Japanese have raised the trailer load to 2500 kilograms for all 4×4 versions of the pickup.
More powerful diesel for the 4×4
The Hilux Single Cab 4×4 is powered by a 2.5-liter diesel with 144 hp, the rear-wheel drive Hilux has to make do with 120 hp. The maximum torque of 343 Nm is between 1600 and 2800 U. The average consumption compared to the Hilux with rear-wheel drive with 8.2 l. In the all-wheel drive version, the driver can manually choose between two- or four-wheel drive. Optionally, he can also activate a differential lock on the rear axle.
Toyota increases the trailer load
In the course of the model revision Toyota has raised the towing capacity for all 4×4 versions of the Hilux from 2250 to 2500 kilograms. A further increase to 2800 kilograms is possible. The maximum payload of the Single Cab in the 4×4 version is reduced from 1070 kilograms to 795 kilograms. The prices for the Hilux remain unchanged. For the Single Cab with rear-wheel drive it goes from 20.587 euros, the all-wheeler is available from 24.276 euros to have.
From "Sol" becomes "Life"
The equipment variants for the Hilux are adapted by Toyota to the other models. So heibt the equipment line "Sol" in the future "Life". The scope of equipment remains unchanged. New is the CD radio TAS 200 with USB connection and optional Bluetootheinrichtung. In the middle equipment variant "Life" the audio system is already standard equipment. In the top version "Executive" the TNS510 navigation system is also automatically on board.