Toyota Land Cruiser 200, the imposing terrain is renewed for 2012
In the current scenario, it is difficult to find pure SUVs among dozens of SUV on the market, but the few that there are widely recognized. Above little ones Jeep Wrangler or Land Rover Defender, we can find proposals such as the Toyota Land Cruiser or, even more, the Range Rover, but few ordinary people aware of the existence of Toyota Land Cruiser 200. Although Europe is not well known, it is a success in the Middle East, and the US its most luxurious variant is sold under the Lexus brand.
The Japanese brand has announced an update for 2012 for this model, which takes in major world markets sale since 2007. A tank gauge Toyota Land Cruiser 200 you do not need as frequent as more general renovations cars, so the amendments made by the brand consist only in aesthetic makeup to keep your image fresh. In Japan, where this renewal will be sold first, it will also offer a pair of trim packages.
The exterior does not lose one iota of the imposing image emanating. Thus, the most striking changes that can be found are limited to a new front bumper with a slightly different grille design and a now integrated optical LED daytime running lights. On the side, we find some new mirrors, now integrated turn signals, and new wheel design available in diameters of 18 and 20 inches. At the rear only change drivers, in the same way but with a slightly different look.
Inside the luxurious touch it is maintained you would not expect from a Toyota, and that nothing is at odds with its off-road capabilities, but to see who is the handsome filled with mud up to his eyebrows and then the car dirty leather. The changes included in the 2012 version of a new tone interior lighting, a larger screen and new colors Infotainment and inserts to customize the interior are limited.
As I said earlier, the Japanese division has announced that it will be offered in Japan kits Luxury SUV Y Urban Sports to accentuate the luxury and sportiness respectively. The Japanese version will have a 4.6 V8 petrol engine 318 hp, engine is no longer offered in Spain. In our country so far it has not released this update, but probably occur throughout 2012, linked as far a 4.5 V8 diesel engine powerful 286 hp and 650 Nm.
For those who do not know much about this model, we must remember that its current price in Spain of the 83,500 euros, a figure that may seem very high but not so much when you consider its excellent off-road capabilities, its powerful V8 diesel engine and a technology and luxury to match the best representation saloons equipment.
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