The King of Toyota gets a sportier makeover with new design details
The Land Cruiser Grand Touring Sport now available in the UAE
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 28, 2019: Al-Futtaim Toyota announces the arrival of the new Land Cruiser VXR Grand Touring Sport (GTS). Having firmly positioned itself as the king of all terrains, the mighty Toyota Land Cruiser GTS is set to dominate the concrete jungle once more.
With a host of upgrades designed to make city driving even more fulfilling than ever before, the 2019 Land Cruiser VXR GTS edition appeal to a new set of discerning motorists looking for superior power, comfort features and a dominant presence.
Available with a 5.7-litre V8 engine delivering 362 horsepower and 54 kg-m of torque, the Land Cruiser GTS is available exclusively in VXR grade.
A range of carefully crafted design elements highlight the Grand Touring Sport’s new look. Starting with the front which boasts a sleeker three-bar grille, finished with a dark chrome appearance, harmoniously melding with the lower newly-designed front spoiler.
Displaying a more aggressive appearance bound to turn heads on the roads, the rear bumper has also been given a sportier look with a more aerodynamic styling, finished off with ‘Grand Touring Sport’ badging; an unmistakable mark of a legend. The 5.7-litre V8 VXR GTS also boasts 20-inch alloy wheels with black inlay finish.
All in all, the cosmetic enhancements give this car a distinct and dramatic presence regardless of the terrain.
Available in a variety of striking exterior paint choices, the Land Cruiser GTS range also comes with a list of advanced standard features including Pre-Collision System, Blind Spot Warning, Lane Departure, Alert, 10.1-inch rear seat entertainment system, 9-inch JBL audio system with 14 speakers, led interior roof lights and more.
The Toyota Land Cruiser Grand Touring Sport is now available at Al-Futtaim Toyota showrooms across the country.
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About Al-Futtaim – Toyota
Toyota, a Japanese automotive manufacturer founded in 1937, is the world’s market leader in sales of hybrid electric vehicles. Toyota is exclusively distributed in the UAE by the Al-Futtaim Automotive Division, part of Al-Futtaim Group, for over 6 decades, and has been leading the sustainable mobility movement since 2008.
In addition to the large line-up of vehicles ranging from SUV, compact, sedan, coupe, MPV and LCV options, Al-Futtaim Toyota introduced Camry Electric Hybrid Vehicle (HEV) in 2008 to taxi operator fleets, in an effort to actively contribute to a lower carbon footprint in the UAE. In 2016, Prius, the world’s most popular HEV for over 20 years was launched in the country, in order to actively support UAE Vision 2021’s environmental targets.
2017 saw the introduction of the zero-emission hydrogen-powered Fuel Cell Electric Vehicle (FCEV) Toyota Mirai, in a pilot aiming at studying the possibilities of establishing a hydrogen-based, carbon-free society. As part of the program, the Mirai is being showcased to a number of key government stakeholders and is taking part in a number of events to give the public an understanding of what the future of zero-emissions motoring could look like.
While the Yaris Hatchback monopolises the compact range, the Sedan series offers a wide choice of vehicles such as Yaris Sedan, Corolla, Camry and Avalon. The SUV range comprises the legendary Land Cruiser, Land Cruiser Prado, FJ Cruiser, Fortuner and RAV4. As for the MPV line-up, it features Innova, Previa and the 7-seat Avanza. The LCV range covers the Land Cruiser Pick-up, Hilux, Hiace and Coaster. Dedicated to the purists’ sports car is the front engine rear wheel drive Toyota 86. For more information and to book a test drive of the latest Toyota models please visit http://www.toyota.ae; Social Media Handles ToyotaUAE.
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