Toyota 4Runner

Toyota 4Runner

Toyota 4Runner (Hilux Surf) is a midsize SUV constructed as body-on-frame. It has been produced since 1984. The car is oriented to the markets of the North America mainly, but also to some countries of the South. In some countries Toyota 4Runner is sold instead of the related Land Cruiser Prado. Along with this, these cars have the common platform. Among Toyota SUV models, 4Runner stands between Toyota Highlander(Kluger)/FJ Cruiser and Toyota Land Cruiser/Toyota Sequoia.Toyota 4Runner
Its competitors and analogs are Mitsubishi Pajero/Endeavor, Ford Explorer, Nissan Xterra, Honda Pilot, Chevrolet Equinox, Jeep Grand Cherokee, Kia Mohave, Volkswagen Touareg, Range Rover Sport, Lincoln MKX and other midsize SUVs.

4Runner engines are similar to the ones of Toyota Land Cruiser Prado, but for 4Runner their variety is not that big. The most popular are the row 2.7-liter four-cylinder engines, 3.4-liter and 4.0 L V6, and also 4,7 L V8. The elder models were equipped with other modifications. Diesel engines were used for 4Runner as well. The most popular were 3-liter I4 1KZ and 1KD.
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List of Toyota 4Runner models:

3rd generation, N180 (1995 – 2002)
Toyota 4Runner (152 HP) – 2.7 L

Toyota 4Runner (190 HP) – 3.4 L

Toyota 4Runner TD (125 HP) – 3.0 L

4th generation, N210 (2002 – 2009):
Toyota 4Runner (245 HP) – 4.0 L

Toyota 4Runner (235 HP) – 4.7 L
Toyota 4Runner TD (125 HP) – 3.0 L
Toyota 4Runner TD (175 HP) – 3.0 L

5th generation, N280 (2009 – present):
Toyota 4Runner (157 HP) – 2.7 L

Toyota 4Runner (273 HP) – 4.0 L
Toyota 4Runner TD (125 HP) – 3.0 L
Toyota 4Runner TD (175 HP) – 3.0 L