Toyota Hilux surf / 4runner that has a Sporty Look and Powerful Driving Performance!
SUV, HILUX SURF is the representative car produced by TOYOTA. The 4th generation, which is a popular model, was released in November 2002 and discontinued in Japan in 2009. However, it still is a very popular car as the final Japanese model. The 4th generation has the theme of "stylish SUV" and is equipped with interior and exterior features that have a more sporty look and powerful driving performance for the younger generation.
The Hilux Surf has also been sold in the North American market since the first generation. It was released under the name of "4Runner" from 1983 prior to its release in Japan. It is very popular as a sporty SUV that is cheaper than the Land Cruiser.
In addition to ensuring excellent controllability and driving stability, the center differential uses a Torsen LSD, which provides off-road handling ability and high on-road driving performance.
The luggage room has a double deck that can be used in two stages, upper and lower. The inside of the rear mirror is equipped with a rear side view mirror, which makes it easier to see pedestrians and cars approaching from the side, and the functionality has also been improved.
The 4th generation TOYOTA HILUX SURF has improved safety maintenance and storage functions compared to its predecessor. The engine was set to 3RZ-FE, 5VZ-F, 1KD-FTV.
Partially improved. To prevent vehicle theft, the engine immobilizer system, which does not start the engine except for the regular key, is standard equipment on all vehicles.
The gasoline engine 5VZ-FE has been changed to 1GR-FE. A 5-speed AT was also set . LIMITED is also on sale as a special specification car.
In July 2009, Hilux Surf was discontinued as integrated with Land Cruiser Prado.