The Toyota Kluger is a contemporary and sophisticated crossover SUV which is mainly oriented for the households than off-road experiences. Nevertheless, the off-road ability is not its bad side at all. The Kluger is also known as the Highlander in the United States. It has three rows of seats and it is able to welcome as much as 8 travelers. As well, it reveals excellent security scores and it features a powerful V-6 system under its hood. The 2018 model year is already offered on the marketplace. Nevertheless, the latest rumors claim that the producer is preparing the latest 2019 Toyota Kluger.
The Kluger has gotten in the market as the 2018 model year however it hasn’t gone through any significant changes. And we assume that it will be the same with the latest 2019 Kluger. We could only anticipate a few new exterior colors and perhaps some upgrades in the technology department.
2019 Toyota Kluger Engines and Performances
Under the hood of the 2019 Toyota Kluger will probably be fitted the same engines as in the past. The one choice will be a 2.7-liter inline-4 which will have the ability to make 185 hp and the torque of 184 pound-feet. This unit will couple with a 6-speed automated transmission and will include the standard front-wheel drive system. As for the fuel economy, it gets 20 mpg in the city and 24 mpg on the highway.
The second choice is a 3.5-liter V-6 which will be mated to an 8-speed automated transmission. The overall output of this unit will be 295 horses and the torque of 263 pound-feet. The fuel performance of this system will differ depending upon a trim level and drivetrain.
On the other hand, the new Kluger could feature a hybrid engine too. It must be a combination of a 3.5-liter V-6 engine and electrical motors. The overall output of this engine will be up to 306 horses. In the base trim, this unit will get 30 mpg in the city and 28 mpg on the highway. In the greater trims, it is estimated to be 29 mpg in the city and 27 mpg on the highway.
2019 Toyota Kluger Design
The 2019 Toyota Kluger won’t vary from the existing model. The front end is dominated by the big grille and a pair of slim and narrow headlamps. Its styling is unique and rather unconventional which you either like it or not. When we take a closer look at the interior of the 2019 Toyota Kluger we will observe broad dashboard, quality materials, and lots of modern features. It is very spacious and able to welcome approximately eight passengers in 3 rows of seats. On the center of the dash, there will be a 6.1-inch touchscreen with the infotainment system. Nevertheless, the greater trims will receive an 8.0-inch screen.
Amongst standard devices, there will be Bluetooth, a rearview camera, cloth upholstery, 18-inch alloy wheels, tinted windows and so on. The higher trim levels will add navigation, leather upholstery, three-zone climate control, heated seats and so on.
2019 Toyota Kluger Release Date and Price
The carmaker hasn’t exposed when the 2019 Toyota Kluger will exist worldwide. The rate is likewise unknowned however we presume that it might start at around $32,000.