Toyota has released more details and a large photo gallery with the 2016 Hilux in its European form.
The 2016 Toyota Hilux is getting ready to become available to its future customers living on the Old Continent and the carmaker is currently celebrating this with the released of more details and a massive photo gallery with the impressive ride. As you would probably expect, the model in question has no styling changes compared to the one sold in the Asia Pacific markets and it has received a stronger ladder chassis, enhanced 4×4 capabilities, an improved towing capacity, greater comfort, improved safety, advanced equipment and so on.
The cabin of the 2016 Toyota Hilux is now more spacious and comfortable than before. In terms of safety, the model is bringing the TSC (Trailer Sway Control), VSC, ABS, EBD and so on. Other systems, which include the Hill-Start Assist Control, the Downhill Assist Control, Active Traction Control and so on are also available for the vehicle. The towing capacity has been improved and it now stands at 3.2 tons (7,955 lbs) and the cargo deck is now more practical. As far as the engine lineup goes, the 2016 Toyota Hilux is going to be offered with a new 2.4 liter unit, producing 148 HP and 400 Nm of torque, along with a 2.8 liter D-4D, rated at 174 HP and 450 Nm of torque. Both of them are diesel burners. No pricing details are known at this point.