Test Drive: 2014 4Runner Trail Edition — Toyota Cruisers & Trucks Magazine…

24 Апр 2015 | Author: | No comments yet »
Toyota 4-Runner truck

Test Drive: 2014 Trail Edition

After into the 2014 Trail 4Runner and sliding onto the it takes a minute to soak in the lavish interior. Starting the brings the colorful gauges and a screen to life. Gripping the wheel is a treat. A glance the dash and console assemblies and one realizes that Toyota has the ante with interior Toyota has brought elegance to in ways that were experienced only in the upscale models.

With competitors an end to body-on-frame SUVs in an effort to increased comfort and reduce consumption, Toyota’s challenge is to the rugged truck as a desirable driver and family vehicle. did a superb job of achieving a smooth and ride. Acceleration is powerful to jockey past minivans. is deceptively well executed. The is tall, so the expectation is heavy lean when cornering yet the 4Runner maintains a sporty in turns. Throttle response is and deliberate. Engine noise at throttle isn’t annoying. braking is solid and secure. changes are easy to anticipate and as quick as one expects in a modern

Seat comfort is ideal for trips. Armrests are strategically Visibility is excellent. Window buttons are at the top of the door sill, means they are positioned at a point than traditional Despite the nontraditional location for the of the hand, they are easier to allowing the driver to keep on the road.

The attractive gauge is illuminated by the impressive Optitron panel. An information display for functions resides between the and tachometer. Automatic dual-zone is standard on the Limited, leaving the SR5 and with manually controlled air system.

Ergonomically, the large button are easy to access with enough backlit fonts for people to read. Temperature buttons are small, but airflow are on separate buttons, providing for direction response. Readouts are in a bright bluish-green font a black background. Thus, the LED display for temperature, airflow and fan speed is much easier to than previous generations of font against an orange

Toyota deems the new face-lift as aggressive, but of course opinions It’s as if Toyota was hoping the may increase the chances of the 4Runner into a movie where combat robots transform vehicles. Despite the new face-lift not having an approval consensus, are pleasing aesthetics on the Trail The Trail/Sport Edition hood tradition continues as one of the distinctive The front and rear bumpers are with a new contrasting silver and smoked optics are placed the headlights, which are now projector New for 2014 are four exterior Super White; Attitude Metallic; Barcelona Red Metallic; and Blue Metallic.

Toyota 4-Runner truck

The Trail Edition comes off-road features that it truly unique, such as the console for the off-road controls—a convenience as it eliminates the need to behind the steering wheel in of a button. Crawl Control acceleration and braking, leaving the to focus on steering. Hill Assist Control (HAC) the truck from rolling on a steep incline. Available for the Edition is the optional KDSS with ability to disconnect the bars for improved suspension Electronic rear locker is on the Trail Edition, as well as a transfer case shifter, assurance to enabling 4WD. An rear cargo slide convenient accessibility.

SR5 and Trail models come soft door trim, a leather-wrapped steering wheel, and a covered shifter. New for 2014 is the eight-way adjustable driver’s for both the SR5 and the Trail (passenger 4-way). Go with the Trail Package and the seats are upgraded to heated front seats. grade includes Entune™ Audio with Navigation and App power tilt/slide moonroof, passenger seats, electrochromatic Homelink®Garage Door Opener, and AC in the cargo area

The Entune™ Audio Plus features an Apps Suite travel and entertainment apps, as as a search engine. All are visible on the which is adequate in size and displays the backup camera. The services come with years of complimentary access. and voice recognition allow for integration with smartphones.

claims that 90% of 4Runners in the last 10 years are still on the With previous generations of the trail ability, reliability, and were top priorities. Interior however, seemed to be less Obtaining feature-rich interiors and componentry was exclusive to Lexus For 2014, it is evident that elevated the importance of the interior. If you are in of an off-road SUV with the latest and online conveniences, comforts for distance travel, and an enjoyable driver that will other SUVs on the road—this SUV not only meet those but it will be an absolute joy to drive.

Thanks to TRDParts4U at Toyota of for providing TCT Magazine with a Trail Edition 4Runner for test drive.

Toyota 4-Runner truck
Toyota 4-Runner truck
Toyota 4-Runner truck
Toyota 4-Runner truck


Смотрите также:

Here you can write a commentary on the recording "Test Drive: 2014 4Runner Trail Edition — Toyota Cruisers & Trucks Magazine…".

Sign in, to write a review.

Our partners
Follow us
Contact us
Our contacts


Born in the USSR


About this site

For all questions about advertising, please contact listed on the site.

Toyota cars catalog with specifications, pictures, ratings, reviews and discusssions about cars Toyota.