Toyota India has launched a thoroughly updated model of the Land Cruiser 200. Priced at Rs 1.29 crore (ex-showroom Delhi), this new luxury SUV is now more contemporary looking and packs in a few additional features over the old.
The changes up front are minimal. The facelift gets a larger three-bar grille that stretches to the headlamp units. The front bumper has been restyled to house the new grille. The fog lamps in the new bumper get chrome inserts. The rear of the SUV gets new tail lamps and a thick chrome slat above the number plate gets Land Cruiser name embossed in it.
The interior is spruced up with a new instrument cluster with a larger multi-information display and new steering wheel with heater. Other notable features include LED illuminated entry system, tyre pressure monitoring system and multi terrain monitor cameras. Additionally the SUV also boasts of a third row centre headrest for an additional passenger.
The SUV is powered by 4461cc, V8 diesel engine that develops 281bhp of power and 650Nm of torque mated to six-speed automatic transmission sending power to all four wheels.
The new Land Cruiser 200 will be available in two new exterior colours – Copper Brown and Dark Blue Mica apart from the current Super White, White Pearl Crystal Shine, Silver Metallic, Grey Metallic, Black, Attitude Black, Dark Red Mica Metallic and Beige Mica Metallic colours. The interior also gets two new interior colours – Brown and Flaxen in addition to the currently available Black colour.
Akitoshi Takemura, Senior Vice President, Toyota Kirloskar Motor said “In our endeavor to periodically enhance our offering, we are delighted to introduce our top-of-the line Global SUV the New LC200 8th Generation with New design and equipments in India. Globally more than 7.5 million happy customers have enjoyed owning Land Cruiser series over the last 60 Years”.