Toyota made updates on its legendary pickup model, Hilux, with a seductive design and an increasingly powerful engine. Not only the engine which was jacked up from 2.4 to 2.8 liters, the increase also targeted the ability to bulldoze the terrain and other parts. That way, this brand-new Toyota Hilux 2021 is appropriate to accompany its owner to carry out business tasks or to adventure out of town, especially reaching unfriendly areas for ordinary vehicles.
Toyota Hilux 2021 with More Tough and Powerful
Just like the Toyota Fortuner 2021 which has a more luxurious and attractive top variant, Hilux also has an expensive variant named Invincible X. Toyota claims Hilux has a carrying capacity of 1 ton, and the towing capacity reaches 3.5 tons. Along with the Toyota Fortuner 2021, the Toyota Hilux 2021 also slides. The double cabin car got a significant change.
Not only released the New SUV of Toyota Fortuner 2021, Toyota also released Hilux 2021 in the Thai and Australian markets. This double cabin car gets changes on the exterior, interior and engine. Toyota Hilux 2021 is the 8th generation. Mid-size truck, Hilux is in the segment with quite fierce competition. You name it, Mitsubishi Triton, Nissan Navara, to Ford Ranger.
The exterior design of Toyota Hilux 2021 is impressive. Seeing it, it reminds me of Toyota’s other full-size trucks, namely Tacoma. The grill now has a reverse trapezoidal design that is longer than the previous generation. The lamp is sharper in shape and uses LED technology. While the fog lamps and bumper sporty design. While on the back side is almost unchanged.
One thing that is most noticeable on the back is the design of the rear lights. The design is attractive, with 3D style and uses LED. Then significant changes appear visible on the interior. Toyota Hilux 2021 now uses leather seats, three headrests and armrests on the premium version. The center console design is still the same. While the steering wheel is 4-spoke and has an integrated shift lever for the premium version.
The Hilux 2021 infotainment screen is now equipped with buttons that are easier to operate. The infotainment system is also compatible with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. Just like the Fortuner 2021, the engine also produces more power. Hilux’s 2.8L turbo engine is tuned using high specifications. So that it produces 201 hp power and 500 Nm of torque. Meanwhile, 2.4L turbo diesel engine power remains, which is 147 hp and 400 Nm of torque. Toyota Hilux 2021 is offered with a choice of 6-speed manual or automatic transmission with 4×2 or 4×4 drivetrain.
The latest version of the Toyota Hilux 2021 is priced starting at $20,000. You need to know that since it was first launched in 1968, Hilux has proven resilience in competing in various events, ranging from conquering the North Pole, Antarctica and a number of volcanoes in Iceland. Then in 2019, Hilux won the Dakar Rally. Do you also want to immediately try out Hilux 2021 capabilities? Please be patient, because this model is likely to launch at the end of this year.