Saturday, July 16, 2011

2012 Toyota Hilux

A well-known Toyota Hilux is still dominated by European sales of pickup. Vehicle sales were 21 866 in 2010, amounting to almost 25% of the market. This makes the Toyota pick-up truck segment sales leader for the third year in a row.

With the launch of the 2012 Hilux, Toyota has a new design and further improves the model class quality, durability and reliability.

New 2012 Toyota Hilux interior is extensively revised sophisticated design, which confirms the pick-up credentials as a vehicle free. Provides a better sensory quality throughout the cabin, and the level of passenger comfort.


The interior design has a new dashboard top, where a new instrument panel enhances the horizontal center of the scale and space in the cabin. It includes the Toyota Touch, a 6.1 "full color touch screen device multimedia.

Perceived quality has been greatly improved with the adoption of uniform dark ends with a more uniform color throughout the interior and the addition of silver ornaments.


Before the Toyota Hilux-2012 is completely redesigned into a pillar of the front, with a new hood, grille, headlights and front bumper. The profile of the vehicle is enhanced by the redesigned front and rear wings, and redesigned 15 "and 17" steel wheels and alloy and new mirrors.

In order to create greater differentiation between the "workhorse", "dual use" and versions of "leisure", the 2012 Hilux is available in four grades: DLX, the new DLX + + SR and SR.

Filling 'workhorse' / 'Two-to-use role to play, a brand new DLX + class is available in 2WD or 4WD 2.5 D-4D engine mated to a manual transmission in Single Cab, Extra Cab and Double Cab body styles , and 3.0 D-4D 4WD transmission and manual transmission as a Double Cab only.


With a choice of three body styles, two engines, manual and automatic transmissions, and two or four wheel drive pick-up in Europe of the election now meets the requirements of a customer base of professionals and wider leisure.

With the introduction of a variable nozzle turbocharger, 2012 2WD Toyota Hilux 2.5 D-4D models benefit from an increase of 24 horsepower. The engine now develops 144 hp @ 3600 rpm and 343 Nm of torque at 2000 rpm.


Despite this increase in power consumption was reduced by 1.0 Combined l/100 km 7.3 l/100 km and CO2 emissions reduced by 26 g / km 193 g / km.

In addition, the 2012 Toyota Hilux 2WD versions are now equipped with the chassis design more robust 4WD models. This not only improves a vehicle's ground clearance, but also increases the ability of models to two-wheel drive "tow 2.5 tonnes.

Thank you for the adoption of a diesel particulate filter (DPF), both 2.5 D-4D and 3.0 D-4D engines now comply with Euro V.

Manufactured by Toyota Motor Thailand and Toyota South Africa Motors, the 2012 Toyota Hilux is available in 36 European countries and more than 135 around the world.