2016 Toyota HiLux – USA, Diesel, Engine, Interior

New 2016 Toyota HiLux is the eighth generation of this model that is coming with many great changes and improvements which will make it better than ever.


With the new generation of HiLux, Toyota is hoping to spread to the global market and, for the first time, introduce this model to the US market. Changes will be seen both on the exterior and on the interior. Comparing to the previous generation, new model will be wider, longer and taller. The overall look of the exterior will be sporty and masculine. Redesigned grille, new LED headlights, and chromed door handles are just some of the changes that will make the new HiLux more modern and give it a fresh look. Stylish design will be continued to the cabin of the new 2016 Toyota HiLux. Thin dashboard and black interior with aluminum details, contribute to the attractive look of the interior. Toyota will also include many high-tech features such as a touch screen display, Bluetooth connectivity, USB ports, keyless smart entry and start, cruise control, stability control, traction control, and many more.

2016 Toyota HiLux front view


Toyota will most likely offer four engine options with their new model. The first option will be a 2.8-liter turbodiesel engine that will be capable of delivering 174 horsepower and up to 331 lb-ft of torque. Another option will be a 2.4-liter turbodiesel unit that will be able to produce around 160 horsepower and 295 lb-ft of torque. There will also be two naturally aspirated engines. One of them will be a 2.7-liter 4-cylinder engine that will deliver 164 horsepower. The other option will be a 4.0-liter V6 engine that will be able to produce up to 278 horsepower. There will be two options for the transmission system of the new 2016 Toyota HiLux: 6-speed manual and 6-speed automatic gearbox. Both rear-wheel drive and all-wheel drive systems are expected to be offered.

2016 Toyota HiLux interior


New 2016 Toyota HiLux is expected to hit the market at the end of 2015. When it comes to its price, there is no official information from Toyota yet. However, if the rumors are true, price for the base model should be around $20,000.

2016 Toyota HiLux back view

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