Monday, November 02, 2015
By Kamal Swami
Land Cruiser 200 Launched by Toyota Motors priced Rs. 1.29 Crore (Ex-showroom price)
Toyota Kirloskar Motors, the Indian alliance of Japanese car maker Toyota Motors has launched the upgraded version of its best selling SUV Land Cruiser in Indian car market with price tag of Rs. 1.29 Crore (ex-showroom price, New Delhi). Codenamed as Land Cruiser 200, the SUV is empowered with 4461 cc, V8 diesel engine churning the power of 281 bhp and torque of 650Nm and is blessed with arsenal of various contemporary features on both exteriors and interiors.
The front fascia on exteriors receive very subtle changes at front fascia the premium SUV receives three slated grille extended till headlamps. The front bumpers has been newly developed along with new front grille followed by fog lamps mounted with chrome frames. On the rear portion you will find new shaped tail lamps along with chrome garnished thick chrome plates mounted over the number plate with Land Cruiser logo engraved on it. Moving inside the cabin you will find newly framed instrument cluster supported with enlarged multi-information system along with new steering wheel. Apart from this you will find few more remarkable features including tyre pressure monitoring system, LED illuminated entry system and multi terrain monitor cameras. Additional features offered inside cabin includes third row centre headrest for extra passengers.
Addressing the launch of new Land Cruiser 200, Mr. Akitoshi Takemura, Senior Vice President, TKM said "In our endeavor to periodically enhance our offering, we are delighted to introduce our top-of-the line Global SUV the New LC200 8th Generation with New design and equipments in India. Globally more than 7.5 million happy customers have enjoyed owning Land Cruiser series over the last 60 Years," Apart from being available in regular colors, new Land Cruiser 200 is also available in Copper Brown and Dark Blue Mica colors.