New 2016 Toyota 4Runner – Release Date and Info

2016 Toyota 4Runner Release Date, MPG, MSRP Price – With the new 2016 Toyota 4Runner just around the corner, it will be imperative to note that the automotive segment rivalry has almost reached the bar. It comes as no surprise since almost every automaker wants to edge the other out of the market by unleashing quality cars that are not only modern and exquisite but also have a fair price tag.

2016 Toyota 4Runner
2016 Toyota 4Runner

The new and upcoming 4Runner model version will most certainly bring out the best innovations the Japanese manufacturer has been able to spruce up for us and which will guarantee that its enthusiasts are warmed up. There is a high likelihood that there will be brand new layouts and high-tech features.

2016 Toyota 4Runner side angle, red color, exterior, alloy wheels

There will be tons of changes especially in terms of the exterior and interior appearance. Also, the extensive use of modern technological features will certainly ensure buyers are spoilt for choice. The new SUV ceased to be based on the classic Prado design but instead has braced itself on the recent chassis of the FJ Cruiser. Essentially, this makes it the most culpable off-roadster automobile globally at the moment.

Read our review and see when the car will be released on the market and other interesting things!

Exterior & Interior Design of the New Toyota 4Runner 2016

Exterior wise, the new 4Runner will get some major alterations. However, there will be some new few features that will give the new vehicle an identity. We should expect a refreshed grille and bumpers at the front fascia. Also adorning the front fascia are the new LED infused headlights and fog lights for better visibility.

2016 Toyota 4Runner front
2016 Toyota 4Runner front

The automaker has also gone an extra mile in order to create a unique automobile that will get the attention of everyone especially those buyers who are easily swayed by the outward appearance of a vehicle. Speculation is rife that the new 4Runner will be offered in several variants suitable to each market, the allegations remain as mere rumors nonetheless.

2016 Toyota 4Runner back
2016 Toyota 4Runner back

Also on the interior of the new 2016 Toyota 4Runner, the Japanese automaker ensured that tons of soft-to-touch materials are availed. For example, there will be a new GPS satellite navigation system, a brand new infotainment system, premium audio system, power mirrors, cup holders, optional interior upholstery, climate control, etc.

2016 Toyota 4Runner leather rear seats

The cabin will be adorned with the latest leather product fabrics for the top of the range model for a really comfy experience. Also, expect a fine-tuned infotainment system that will offer the latest in terms of equipment and the infotainment system.

2016 Toyota 4Runner interior
2016 Toyota 4Runner interior

Additionally, the vehicle’s interior design will be furnished with an 8-speaker sound system, rear view camera, pre-collision warning, blind-spot monitors and lane departure warning system.

Engine Specs

The 2016 Toyota 4Runner will come with several engine options under its hood. The first powerplant will be a 4L V6 VVTi engine, this engine will be responsible for generating 270 horsepower and 250 pounds of torque. The above engine will be rated at 17/22/19 mpg in the city/highway/combined.

Second option will be a V8 powertrain which is the latest in terms of technology employed, unfortunately, not plenty of info has been made public as yet. For the vehicle’s transmission system, a handbook and an auto transmission system with an alternative of five rates will be provided with the new vehicle.

2016 Toyota 4Runner engine

Winding up the powerplant options will most likely be a TRD supercharged engine system. With this engine, expect a power output of as much as 300 horsepower and 430 pounds of torque. The vehicle will come in four different trims which include the Trail, SR5, Limited and TRD Pro.


Wheelbase: 109.8 in
Length: 190.2 in
Width: 75.8 in
Passenger volume: N/A
Cargo volume (all seats in place): 47.2 cu.ft (maximum 89.7 cu.ft)
Curb weight: 4400 lbs
Top Speed: 115 mph
0-60: 7,5 sec
MPG: 17/22 (city/highway)
Available Exterior Colors: Barcelona Red Metallic, Classic Silver Metallic, Magnetic Gray Metallic, Midnight Black Metallic, Nautical Blue Metallic, Super White…
Towing Capacity: 5000 lbs

Price & Release Date of the New 2016 Toyota 4Runner

The base model – SR5 of the Toyota 4Runner 2016 will come with an MSRP tag of around $34,000. On the other hand, the release date of the vehicle is scheduled to be in the autumn of 2016.

2016 Toyota 4Runner white color, front view, headlights and grille

The most prominent competitors the vehicle will most likely encounter include the Jeep Grand Cherokee, Toyota Highlander and Dodge Durango. However, the daring one among them is the Jeep Grand Cherokee, which comes with an almost similar functionality and shape.

2016 Toyota 4Runner release date
2016 Toyota 4Runner release date

Despite the fact that both the Durango and Highlander have awesome off-road performances, these models are likely to be outsmarted by the 4Runner in this segment.

In overall, the extensive use of modern technology and expected off-roading capability will sure establish the 4Runner as one of the most sought after Sports Utility Vehicle. Another smart move by the automobile giant is the price tag which is admittedly fair.

2016 Toyota 4Runner trunk, sargo space

This vehicle will prove to be a great auto and a perfect solution for people looking to enjoy the elegance, comfort and smooth driveability experience of a high class car. Individuals yawning for a futuristic laden-technology vehicle will certainly find the new vehicle a superb choice.

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