Recently, the 2022 Toyota Hilux made its debut in India. This is actually the first time the iconic Japanese automaker is taking the Toyota Hilux to India where it’s going to be fully developed. Based on the same platform as the Toyota Fortuner, the Hilux facelift is set to share the same 2.8-litre diesel engine offered in both manual and automatic options with the 4×4.
2022 Toyota Hilux Styling
A more muscular aggressive look is what the 2022 Toyota Hilux offers, along with a practical cabin and a large loading dock. However, looking at the design element on the front it looks similar to that of the Toyota Fortuner. In 2022, Toyota Hilux is based on the same imv2 architecture that also underpins Innova Crysta and Fortuner. it features a muscular front fascia with a piano black trapezoidal grille with muscular bumpers, thick chrome lining and silver skid plate. The led projector headlamps with integrated led daytime running lights add visual appeal to the Hilux.
The double-cab pickup truck its multi-spoke 18-inch alloy wheels and vertically stacked taillights. The 2022 Toyota Hilux is available in five different colours White Pearl Crystal Shine, Super white, Emotional Red, Grey Metallic and Silver Metallic.
Toyota Hilux Dimensions
In terms of dimensions, the new Toyota Hilux pickup truck is 5.3 meters long and has a wheelbase of 3085 millimetres.
2022 Toyota Hilux Interior
Featuring lifestyle characteristics, the Hilux pickup truck gets an impressive cabin both visually and in terms of features. Inside the Toyota Hilux, you will find an 8-inch tablet-like touchscreen infotainment system featuring apple car play and android auto. additional features include; a soft-touch leather upholstery driver armrest with storage and dual-zone automatic climate control.
Engine, power and performance
Under the hood, the Toyota Hilux features a 2.8-litre four-cylinder turbo diesel engine. The four-cylinder powers 208bhp and 420 NM of torque when mated to the six-speed manual and ups the torque figure to 500-newton meters with an automatic transmission. it comes with 4×4 as standard, the variable flow control steering improving driving dynamics and provides a lighter input at low speeds while it lends itself a heavy feel for highway driving.
There are two driving modes for the 2022 Toyota Hilux not to forget eco for better fuel economy and power for maximum performance.
The Toyota Hilux prices will be announced in March with deliveries slated to commence in the second quarter of the year