2018 Toyota Hilux Sr5 Toyota launched a new generation of versatile pick-up car that is All New Toyota Hilux in Indonesia. To design the All New Toyota Hilux, a number of changes and innovations made by Toyota. Then what’s the difference All New Toyota Hilux with previous generations?
Not to be outdone by Ford and Mitsubishi, Toyota finally released a new pickup variant. After Ford with its new generation Ford Ranger, followed by Mitsubishi with the All New Triton, this time Toyota comes with a new version of Toyota Hilux which is the latest generation of Japan’s mainstay pickup truck. The emergence of a new generation of Toyota Hilux had indeed become a puzzle.
There are five advantages offered by Toyota’s latest pick-up car. The first most noticeable excess is the exterior. All New Toyota Hilux appear more macho and tough. Its body is designed with lines that are firmer than previous generations.
Being a variant of Toyota’s mainstay in the segment of business and commercial pickup vehicles, of course Toyota Hilux is equipped with a tough performance typical multifunctional cars and interior design that provides extra comfort. Toyota itself distinguishes All New Toyota Hilux into two types, namely Hilux 2.5 L diesel engine and one more type 2.0 L gasoline engine.
Frame (chassis) this car is made thicker 20 mm so that more powerful and tough in all fields. The strength of the pick-up deck in the back is also reinforced with a panel that is 40% thicker. In addition, the capacity is expanded. But still, the length and width or dimensions are dynamic.
2018 Toyota Hilux Sr5 Interior
All New Toyota Hilux has a more powerful off-road capability. This is thanks to increased suspension and legs with a longer wheel articulation up to 520 mm.
Although designed with a tough, stylish and elegant impression is also felt. This new design concept makes the All New Toyota Hilux more functional. This car becomes more suitable to be taken driving on various occasions. Good for everyday mobility, as an operational vehicle or to accompany the hobby of adventurous riders.
For Toyota Hilux diesel version, equipped with 4-cylinder inline DOHC engine that has a cubication of 2449 cc. Tempering for Hilux gasoline engine, carrying DOHC Dual VVT-i engine that has a cube of 1,998 cc. Toyota Hilux diesel will run on a 6-speed manual transmission system, while Hilux 2.0 L gasoline engine will be driven with a 5-speed manual transmission system.