The all-new Toyota Hilux boasts its rugged design and strong presence that leaves a lasting impression on the onlookers. The bold exterior of the 2021 Toyota Hilux has been redesigned from the previous model. The Toyota Hilux is a vehicle that is known to be reliable, versatile, and dependable and the all-new Toyota Hilux continues to do so.
The pick-up truck comes equipped with two powerful engine variants to allow great performance on the road making it stand out among the adventure vehicles segments. The vehicle has advanced safety and driver-assistance technologies as well, which always ensure the safety of the motorists. To improve drivability and vehicle also offers driver switch mode that includes Power mode and Eco mode.
Here is a detailed review of the design, performance, safety, and driver-assistance system of the 2021 Toyota Hilux.
Design Specifications of the 2021 Toyota Hilux
The 2021 Toyota Hilux comes with a bold look with a redesigned exterior and comfortable interior. The vehicle comes equipped with the latest in-cabin technologies that facilitate the occupants on the road.
Interior of the 2021 Toyota Hilux
The interior of the modern pick up has a sporty appeal that has been blended with sophistication. The cabin provides a spacious environment for the passengers to relax during the journey. The cabin also has a cup holder installed to position beverages without spilling them. There is also a convenient box that has integrated air conditioning vents that can be used to keep drinks warm or cold.
There are assist grips placed next to the doors that facilitate the passengers in getting out and in the pickup. The rear bench has a 60/40 split of the seat cushions that can be used to accommodate a range of occupants. Moreover, under the seats, the occupants can find two storage spaces that can be used to keep cargo or valuable items. The is also a wide armrest that can be deployed, and it has two cupholders.
The vehicle has been designed to facilitate the occupants during their journey with the latest in-cabin technologies. The steering wheel is mounted with controls for the ease of the driver, the 4-direction switch that is integrated with the steering wheel allows the driver to adjust the multi-information display. The 2021 Toyota Hilux has an electronic key that enables the motorists to start/stop the engine and lock/unlock the doors with ease.
The exterior of the 2021 Toyota Hilux
The rugged and bold exterior complimented with the dark grey metallic 17-inch alloy wheels gives the pick-up a strong character, high ground clearance, and a clear view of the road. The sporty pick-up has a single cabin and double cabin option, and motorists can choose whichever one fulfills their requirements. The double cabin has more space so it can accommodate more cargo like adventure gear.
The redesigned front bumper and grille has a unique look with the Toyota emblem etched on the top of the grille. The newly designed taillights and headlamps give the pick-up a commanding presence on the road.
The exterior color options include Silver ME (1D6), Gray ME (1G3), DK Blue MC (8X8), Emotional Red 2 (3U5), White Pearl CS (070), Crimson Spark Red ME (3T6), Super White 2 (040), Orange ME (4R8), Nebula Blue ME (8X2), and Attitude Black MC (218).
In-cabin technologies in the 2021 Toyota Hilux
Among the variety of in-cabin technologies, the modern pick-up has a 4.2-inch color TFT (Thin Film Transistor) multi-information display, that is easy to read and provides essential information to the driver. The 2021 Toyota Hilux also supports Eco-driving thanks to its Eco Driving Indicator. The 8 inches touchscreen allows connectivity with smartphones thanks to the Apple Car Play and Android Auto integration. This enables the occupants to get infotainment benefits including navigation and enjoying music on the phone throughout the journey.
Performance of the 2021 Toyota Hilux
The all-new Toyota Hilux comes equipped with two engine variants that include a 2.4-liter turbodiesel and a 2.7-liter petrol engine. Both the engine options have been paired with 6-speed automatic transmission. The vehicle also comes equipped with a drive mode switch that enables the driver to switch between Power Mode and Eco Mode.
The petrol engine along with a Dual VVT-I delivers an increased torque, impressive performance, and excellent fuel efficiency. The petrol engine can produce 147horsepower and 3400 rpm of torque. The diesel engine, on the other hand, can produce 164 horsepower and 5200rpm of torque.
Safety and Driver-assistance technologies in the 2021 Toyota Hilux
The 2021 Toyota Hilux has cutting edge technologies that assure that the occupants are safe and well-assisted during the commute thanks to the safety feature and driver-assistance technologies. Following are the most prominent safety and driver assistance systems installed in the sporty pick-up.
- VSC (for ensuring the vehicle does not slip when cornering)
- SRS airbags
- Hill-start Assist Control
- Part-time transfer
- Trailer Sway Control
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Price of the 2021 Toyota Hilux in the UAE
The 2021 Toyota Hilux is now available in the UAE with a starting price of AED 77,700. The PRICE of the vehicle will vary depending on the technologies, and trim levels that are selected by the car owner.