2014 Toyota Hilux Major Change Facelift
2014 Toyota Hilux is expected to be a major change which will conpletely overhaul Toyota Hilux’s interiors and exteriors and will give it a new look. New shape 2014 Hilux complete makeover is going to be as big a game changer as introduction of 2005 Toyota Hilux Vigo in late 2004.
This time around Toyota is making a big push to involve as many of its R&D teams as it can. More importantly engineers of Toyota Australia will play an important role in design of 2014 Toyota Hilux. Next Model Toyota Hilux 2014 2015 Spy Shots and Next Model Toyota Fortuner 2014 2015 Spyshots will be available as soon as available.
Toyota Australia Technical Centre, in Notting Hill near Melbourne will be in charge of chassis tuning for next generation HiLux pickup trucks destined for the Asia-Pacific region and beyond. Some of the items they will be overseeing are ride and handling tuning, along with the integration of ESC and other new-age chassis aids across all models for the first time in HiLux.
Some changes expected in New Model New Shape 2014 Major Change Toyota Hilux are as follows:
- New Grill and front and rear lighting
- Better ride and handling
- Much better Suspension to reduce noise, vibration and harshness (NVH). Much better shock absorbers
- Increase braked towing capacity to at least 3000kg from the current 2500kg
- Add more active and passive safety features
- European steering box instead of the current Japanese steering box
- Electronic Stability Control will be added to all Hilux models
New changes will allow Hilux to set new bar in the market to retain its dominance. Currently Ford Ranger, Mazda BT-50 and Volkwagon Amarok have beat Hilux in some of its features. Toyota wants to leapfrog its competition with the new shape new model Toyota Hilux.
All new 2014 Toyota Hilux will be available from Western Auto Thailand, Western Auto United Kingdom, Western Auto Australia, Western Auto New Zealand in Right Hand Drive and from Western Auto Dubai in Left Hand Drive. RHD Toyota Hilux 2014 will be available in Single Cab Toyota Hilux, Extra Cab Toyota Hilux and Double Cab Toyota Hilux. 2014 Isuzu D-max is also in the planning and will compete hands on in features with 2014 Hilux.
2013 and 2014 are going to be busy years for new models. Audi is planning to release its Major Change 2015 Model Audi Q7 SUV in carbon trim, VW is releasing its Tiguan and there are many more models from all manufacturers.