2013 Toyota Land Cruiser come with legendary off-road capabilities in the segment of luxury large SUV. As the second-largest crossover below the Sequoia for the size automakerâ€™s lineup, now also adopted the recent comfort plus convenience features at once. Just noteworthy about itâ€™s expensive starting prices at $78,255 MSRP. Found the pros including smooth powerful V8 engine, lots standard features, and cabin materials upgraded. For the lackluster, such as: still too pricey, feel choppy ride, uninspired exterior appearance, and competitors offer better cargo versatility though itâ€™s third-row seats configuration.
Powered by 5.7-liter DOHC 32-valve with Dual Independent Variable Valve Timing with intelligence (VVT-i) V8 engine that produces up to 381 horsepower @ 5600 rpm & 401 lb-ft of torque @ 3600 rpm. Its transmission is 6-speed Electronically Controlled automatic Transmission with intelligence (ECT-i); sequential shift mode & uphill/downhill shift logic. While the drivetrain use full-time 4WD system with Active Traction Control (A-TRAC) & TorsenÂ® limited-slip center differential with locking feature.
Learn the highlight exterior features from the 18″ 5-spoke alloy wheels, projector-beam High Intensity Discharge (HID) headlights, integrated fog lights, LED tail and stop lights with vortex generators & integrated Land Cruiser logo, color-keyed heated power auto-dimming outside mirrors, power tilt/slide moonroof, color-keyed rear spoiler, front & rear heavy-duty mudguards, and skid plates.
Move inside youâ€™ll discover interior features in highlight likes 4-zone automatic front & rear climate control, Premium HDD Navigation with Entune â„¢ & JBLÂ® Synthesis (8″ high-resolution touch-screen with spilt-screen capability & integrated backup camera display), rear-seat DVD entertainment system (9″ display), multi-terrain Monitor, 8-passenger seating with perforated leather-trimmed seating surfaces, leather-trimmed heated power tilt/telescopic steering wheel, Smart Key System, and auto-dimming rearview mirror with compass & HomelinkÂ® universal transceiver.
Among other contenders in the luxury large SUV class, itâ€™s keep competitively. Rival listed which are following Lexus LX, Cadillac Escalade, Mercedes-Benz GL, Infiniti QX56, Land Rover Range Rover, Mercedes-Benz G-Class, Lincoln Navigator, and Lexus GX.