The 2017 Toyota FJ Cruiser is said to the last version of this vehicle that Toyota will be releasing. This model should have been retired after the 2014 release but the manufacturers have decided to make one more. It was first introduced in 2003 but it had has much of a bad reputation as it did a good one. It was completely rejected by some while enthusiast had more than just a love for this vehicle.
2017 Toyota FJ Cruiser – Redesign Look and Shape
The interior of the new 2017 Toyota FJ Cruiser is a bit outdated and will need to be revamped to have a chance at competing with the opposing vehicle of its type, model and design. The cab of this vehicle is designed to be as comfortable as possible but still has an old school feel. The upholstery is made from very soft material that is also very durable. The vehicle is equipped with the vast array of features that Toyota designed vehicles are known to boast. This includes an updated infotainment system, heating and cooling unit and touch screen display with better security and safety features.
The exterior of the 2017 Toyota FJ Cruiser has a traditional appearance. It keeps the squared looking design that seems to be more favored. It has a hostile look. The side wings are completely redesigned along with the newly designed headlights and bumpers. It is designed with a slimmer figure than that of its previous model. This vehicle keeps that traditional SUV squared shape that a lot of people still prefer to this day. The old school design is remarkably astonishing.
2017 Toyota FJ Cruiser – Engine and Performance
Beneath the hood of the new 2017 Toyota FJ Cruiser sits the option for a few engine systems. The first option is a four liter V6 engine capable of producing 260 horsepower with a torque of 271 pounds per feet. The second option is a revamp of the first engine option, a four liter V6 system that will produce 280 horsepower and a torque of 290 pounds per feet. The engine of the vehicle does not have very good fuel mileage. There is some talk about another engine option but this option may be too expensive to incorporate in the vehicle. It will increase the price of the vehicle dramatically and so not practical to incorporate. This engine is a supercharged four liter V6 system capable of producing 320 horsepower and a torque of 400 pounds per feet. The engine systems are mated with six speed manual transmission sending power to a four-wheel drive system. The only downside to the vehicle options are the inefficiency of the fuel mileage rate.
2017 Toyota FJ Cruiser – Price and Release Date
The release date for the new 2017 Toyota FJ Cruiser is set to be in the first quarter of the year 2017, in the month January or February. The vehicle will have a starting price of about $39,990 and the price may vary with the difference in trims. This is a vehicle that will be appropriate for the enthusiasts of the “old SUV” design vehicle. The vehicle offers the best in comfort and old school design complimented by the vast array if features and applications equipped in the vehicle.