2016 Toyota FJ Cruiser Review

The 2016 Toyota FJ Cruiser is a sporting utility vehicle that is currently under construction by the Japanese automobile giant, Toyota Motors Corporation. It shall basically be an improvement on the existing models but shall nonetheless exhibit certain improvements and modifications. It is mainly being designed for both on-road and off-road driving conditions.

2016 Toyota FJ Cruiser front

2016 Toyota FJ Cruiser Interior, Exterior

The 2016 Toyota FJ Cruiser is smaller than the current models. It shall feature an impressive boxy shape which shall have the appearance of an old school SUV. It shall also have a brand new side wing, lights, and back guards. The wheels will be very large, prominent and tougher in appearance.

The interior of the car shall provide three different columns for five adult passengers to sit on. In addition, the interior shall also feature Bluetooth connectivity, MP3 and Compact disc media player, airbags, wide-screen interface, cutting edge ventilation, sufficient headroom, and cooling systems among other features.

2016 Toyota FJ Cruiser side

2016 Toyota FJ Cruiser Engine and Transmission

This car shall have two sets of engines namely: the TERD engine which shall be mounted onto a six-speed automatic transmission that shall drive the “all-wheel drive” option; and a second engine which shall be mounted onto a five-speed manual transmission that shall drive the “two-wheel’ option.

Details concerning the fuel consumption and the torque generated by the engine are a bit scanty though there are speculations that it shall be either a 4.0 liter V6 engine that shall produce 280 horsepower and 290 pounds-feet of torque; or a 4.0 liter V6 engine that shall produce 260 horsepower and 271 pounds-feet of torque. The engines shall be of the Double Overhead Camshaft architecture with variable valve timing.

2016 Toyota FJ Cruiser Fuel Consumption

The precise fuel consumption of the vehicle is still unknown. However, judging by those of the existing models and also considering the fact that it is being designed to be more fuel efficient, it is anticipated to consume no more than 17 miles per gallon of fuel while driving in the city; 20 miles per gallons while driving in the highway; and an average fuel consumption of 19 miles per gallons. It shall have a range of 361 miles. Its fuel tank capacity shall be 19.0 gallons which shall mainly be unleaded. The fuel consumption shall be greatly reduced owing to better engine performance and lower weight of the car.

2016 Toyota FJ Cruiser interior

2016 Toyota FJ Cruiser Price and Release Date

The price of the 2016 Toyota FJ Cruiser is expected to be around $39,990. The vehicle is expected to be officially released into the market in early 2016 (around January or February) of that very year.

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2 Responses to 2016 Toyota FJ Cruiser Review

  1. Iman galea says:

    Can I get an fj cruiser for Malta

  2. Greg says:

    That bed looks pretty good for Toyota

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