The Toyota Kluger is a contemporary and sophisticated crossover SUV which is mainly oriented for the families than off-road adventures. Nevertheless, the off-road capability is not its bad side at all. The Kluger is also known as the Highlander in the United States. It has 3 rows of seats and it is able to welcome approximately eight passengers. Too, it reveals outstanding security scores and it features a powerful V-6 system under its hood. The 2018 model year is already readily available on the marketplace. Nevertheless, the latest reports claim that the maker is preparing the newest 2019 Toyota Kluger.
The Kluger has actually entered the market as the 2018 model year but it hasn’t gone through any major changes. And we presume that it will be the exact same with the newest 2019 Kluger. We could just anticipate a few new exterior colors and maybe some upgrades in the technology department.
2019 Toyota Kluger Engines and Performances
Under the hood of the 2019 Toyota Kluger will most likely be fitted the same engines as in the past. The one alternative will be a 2.7-liter inline-4 which will have the ability to make 185 hp and the torque of 184 pound-feet. This unit will couple with a 6-speed automated gearbox and will feature the standard front-wheel drive system. As for the fuel economy, it gets 20 mpg in the city and 24 mpg on the highway.
The second option is a 3.5-liter V-6 which will be mated to an 8-speed automatic transmission. The total output of this system will be 295 horses and the torque of 263 pound-feet. The fuel effectiveness of this unit will vary depending upon a trim level and drivetrain.
On the other hand, the new Kluger could feature a hybrid engine too. It ought to be a mix of a 3.5-liter V-6 engine and electric motors. The total output of this engine will be up to 306 horses. In the base trim, this system will get 30 mpg in the city and 28 mpg on the highway. In the greater trims, it is approximated to be 29 mpg in the city and 27 mpg on the highway.
2019 Toyota Kluger Design
The 2019 Toyota Kluger will not differ from the existing model. The front end is controlled by the large grille and a set of slim and narrow headlamps. Its styling is special and rather unconventional which you either like it or not. When we take a closer look at the interior of the 2019 Toyota Kluger we will observe broad dashboard, quality materials, and numerous modern features. It is extremely spacious and able to invite approximately 8 guests in three rows of seats. On the center of the dash, there will be a 6.1-inch touchscreen with the infotainment system. However, the higher trims will receive an 8.0-inch screen.
Amongst standard equipment, there will be Bluetooth, a rearview cam, fabric upholstery, 18-inch alloy wheels, tinted windows and so on. The higher trim levels will add navigation, leather upholstery, three-zone climate control, heated seats and so on.
2019 Toyota Kluger Release Date and Price
The carmaker hasn’t revealed when the 2019 Toyota Kluger will be presented worldwide. The cost is also not known however we presume that it might begin at around $32,000.