New Japanese Toyota 4Runner fifth generation SUV debuted in September 2009. The car is longer and wider than its predecessor. Overall length of the model is 4823 mm (size of the wheelbase of 2789), width – 1925, height – 1816. Appearance of a new Toyota 4Runner, though remained quite recognizable, but become more aggressive and angular. The creators say they are specially made SUV like a truck. In their view, such a design is associated with a strong and reliable car. Toyota 4Runner 5 received two engines. The first – a 4.0-liter V6 rated at 270 hp with a torque of 278 Nm. The second – four-cylinder engine capacity of 2.7 liters, develops power of 157 hp and a torque of 178 Nm. The car boasts a modern interior decoration of high quality materials, the navigation system monitor that displays the image from the rear view camera.
The updated 2014 Toyota 4Runner.
At the end of April 2013 at the Stagecoach music festival in Palm Springs (California), Toyota introduced an updated version of the 4Runner SUV fifth generation. Restyled Toyota 4Runner 2014 model year features a more aggressive front end with new optics, a grille and side air intakes reissuance round foglights. Wide silver inset in the front bumper of the SUV adds even more brutality. Car got LED lights, another trim on the trunk lid and bumper retouched. You can also note the additional options of colors and trim materials, and is available at an extra charge third row of seats, allowing to make a seven-seater 4Runner. Under the hood frame 2014 Toyota 4Runner remains the same 4.0-liter V6 rated at 270 hp (376 Nm), is mounted in a pair of five-speed automatic. Buyers are available as rear-wheel drive version of the car, and the all-wheel drive version with all wheel drive and permanent lockable inter-axle and rear differentials.