• 2001 Toyota Land Cruiser Prado

    Toyota Land Crusier Prado

The attractive new Toyota Land Cruiser PRADO is no ’soft’ 4x4. Permanent 4WD, a rugged body-on-frame design and HAC give tremendous off-road handling. A 4.0-litre VVT-i 249PS V6 petrol engine offer responsive power. Dual zone air-conditioning enhances comfort. Class-leading durability and safety come standard.

  • 2001 Toyota Land Cruiser Prado
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    4-Speed Automatic
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    395 L
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High torque engine powers Land Cruiser PRADO absolutely anywhere using a permanent 4WD transfer box. A choice of high or low ratios - you can select on the move - guarantees optimum traction. Land Cruiser PRADO will wade through water more than 700mm deep, attack a slope of 32 degree and has 220mm of ground clearance, which can be raised with the H-infinity TEMS air suspension. And a field monitor keeps you constantly informed of the Land Cruiser PRADO’s angle of inclination.

The new Toyota Land Cruiser PRADO matches its off-road capability with outstanding all-road performance and driving enjoyment. Its engine offers highly responsive power. An all-new, lightweight alloy, 4.0-litre [VVT-i] V6 petrol engine (183kw/249PS at 5,200rpm) gives the new Land Cruiser PRADO premium car performance. Ride comfort and safety are outstanding. Active Traction Control (A-TRC) and Vehicle Stability Control (VSC) help prevent skidding. Latest generation Toyota Electronic Modulated Suspension (TEMS) ensures best ride comfort on all surfaces.High quality seating and interior trim is used throughout the cabin. The centre console is modern metallic to complete the exclusive feel.

The Toyota Land Cruiser PRADO name has an unrivalled reputation for durability, earned through more than 50 years of consistent quality and reliability across the globe. More than 4 million Land Cruiser PRADO have been sold worldwide since launch. The new Land Cruiser PRADO builds on that heritage with no compromise on quality. It has the traditional, tough ladder frame design; full under-body protective coating and a strong high-tensile steel body with anti-corrosion treatment.Land Cruiser PRADO has strong, long travel suspension for optimum off-road performance but also offers comfortable, stable on-road driving.

Safety was designed into the new Land Cruiser PRADO from the start.Its chassis frame offers excellent impact protection while the low centre-of-gravity, long wheelbase and wide wheel track give excellent handling and stability. A combination of active and passive safety systems ensures optimum protection for driver and passengers.

Alina Moore
Alina Moore
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