5 Things You Need to Know About the 2016 Toyota Land Cruiser
Most car shoppers who come see us at White River Toyota expect quality, durability and reliability from the Toyota model lineup. Those expectations aren’t misguided and the Toyota brand is built on a foundation of those qualities, but there is so much more available to those interested in a Toyota. With models like the 2016 Toyota Avalon and 2016 Toyota Land Cruiser, you will discover an excess of luxury, class and opulence. Combining a luxury design with off-road performance and capability, the 2016 Toyota Land Cruiser is one of the most intriguing options in the Toyota stable. Take a look at what’s new for the Land Cruiser this year with our overview of 5 Things You Need to Know About the 2016 Toyota Land Cruiser.
1. What’s Under the Hood?
Under the hood, the luxurious 2016 Toyota Land Cruiser employs a power-packed 381-horsepower 5.7-liter V-8 power platform that will take you anywhere you need to go in the lap of luxury. This explosive powertrain is now paired with an all-new eight-speed automatic transmission that upgrades acceleration and fuel economy to a respectable 18 mpg on the highway. When properly equipped, this luxury behemoth will tow up to 8,500 pounds, more than enough for family vacations to your favorite local campgrounds and state parks.
2. New Standard Rear-Seat Entertainment System
To further enhance the luxury and entertainment of rear-seat passengers, the new 2016 Toyota Land Cruiser now comes with a standard rear entertainment system. Premium entertainment starts with a JBL Synthesis Premium Audio system with Toyota Entune capabilities and it all comes together with two 11.6-inch display monitors in the rear. With a DVD entertainment system and HDMI input — why go to the theatre?
3. New Toyota Entune 2.5
Toyota Land Cruiser drivers will benefit from the upgraded Toyota Entune 2.5 system as well. Adding Siri Eyes Free access to the current Toyota Entune infotainment system, this new system will increase your connectivity and entertainment. Toyota Entune App Suite and other entertainment features will be accessible through the standard 9-inch touchscreen display.
4. Four-Wheel Drive and Off-Road Features
We have already covered several of the luxury features of the 2016 Toyota Land Cruiser, but the package isn’t complete without off-road performance. A full-time four-wheel drive system is in place and will deliver plenty of mud-slinging thrills with a TORSEN limited-slip locking center differential, a Multi-Terrain Select system, Crawl Control feature and more that are employed by the 2016 Toyota Tacoma.
5. Standard Luxury Features and Amenities
When you opt for the new Land Cruiser, one of the 5 Things You Need to Know About the 2016 Toyota Land Cruiser is that luxury is standard. Many models can add on leather trimmed seats and other amenities, but the Land Cruiser makes them the gold standard. A long list of luxury features include supple leather interior, heated and ventilated front seats, a power moonroof, four-zone automatic climate control and much more. Rear-seat passengers will also benefit from more legroom with the ability to move fore or aft 4.1 inches and a reclining feature.
If our overview of the 2016 Toyota Land Cruiser doesn’t make you want to get behind the wheel of this Toyota luxury masterpiece, we don’t know what will. Equipped with standard luxury and unrivaled off-road performance, the Land Cruiser can go anywhere and do anything in style. For more information on the 2016 Toyota Land Cruiser or to inquire about getting behind the wheel, contact us at White River Toyota.