The new generation of crossover Toyota Harrier 2014-2015 year went on sale and was made available for those who want to buy a novelty car enthusiasts in Japan from December 2, 2013.
The official premiere of the new crossover took place within the Tokyo Motor Show 2013, held in the second half of November this year.
Price Japanese midsize crossover Toyota Harrier 2014-2015 year range from 2,720,000 yen per car with a 2.0-liter gasoline engine (151 hp), a CVT and front-wheel drive 2WD in the initial configuration Grand to 4,470,000 yen for Toyota Harrier hybrid c 2 5-liter gasoline engines and a pair of electric motors (total capacity of 197 ps), with electronic continuously variable transmission and all-wheel drive transmission, E-Four to the maximum saturated configuration Premium.
Take a closer look with the new generation Toyota Harrier, we can roughly understand what will be the new Lexus PX future generations. The fourth generation of the Toyota Harrier was positioned slightly smaller than the outer dimensions of the body compared with the size of the previous generation model, and the current generation Lexus RX (AL10). In this case, the manufacturer assures that the size of the cabin, on the contrary, increased, and provide a greater margin of space for five people and luggage.
- Dimensions body 2014 Toyota Harrier are: 4720 mm long, 1835 mm wide, 1690 mm in height, 2660 mm wheelbase. Ground clearance crossover is equipped with a gasoline engine – 190 mm, a hybrid version of a 175 mm ground clearance.
- Track front and rear wheels – 1560 mm with a standard established by the tires 225/65 R17 on steel or alloy wheels in size and 17 mm, respectively, in 1570 during the installation of rubber 235/55 R18 on alloy 18-inch wheels.
- Choice of color enamel paint finishes fourth-generation Harrier involves seven options: white pearl, silver, dark steel, dark burgundy, dark brown, black pearl and black.
Appearance of a new generation of crossover Toyota Harrier even after meeting with a car photo and video materials inspires respect and a desire to buy a car. Athletic lines and harmonious proportions of the body literally attract and hypnotize. New looks modern, stylish, sporty … just super. The front of the crossover with the original bumper sleek, aerodynamic skirt complemented by a bright, stylish LED fog lights in neat grooves and recesses broad smile intake. Head optics with a bulky daylight and dim light (LED technology) look like a screwed-up eyes of a man between them is a stylish lining falshradiatornoy lattice logo Harrier.
Profile of the body is no less elegant, collected and predatory. The impression is that this is a really a bird of prey, wings folded and ready for rapid roll on its prey. Drop-down nose cowl, powerful sidewall with a high window sill line, smooth roof line leaning through a strong inclination on the rear pillars skinny stern.
Rear flaunt massive bumper, stylish fully LED marker lights with soft lines and bizarre twists, compact tailgate is equipped with electric drive and topped with a huge spoiler above the glass with optional LED stop lamp. In such a car is hard not to fall in love. It is a pity that the right-hand drive, but hopefully, the new generation Lexus RX will not look less impressive.
The interior of the new Toyota Harrier 2014-2015 shows a huge leap forward compared to the previous generation of the crossover. This concerns not only a high quality materials, richly equipped chips provide comfort, entertainment and safety of passengers and the driver, but also the cozy atmosphere of the cabin. When I go into the production of new generation Lexus RX in the cabin Harrier only logo on the steering wheel hub will need to change, and go across the ocean to America, China and Russia.
In short Toyota has grown to Lexus, and, of course, begs the question. And if the latter is needed at all? Is not it easier to produce new crossover Toyota Harier LHD. Answer receive is unlikely to succeed, therefore, better to tell the level of equipping a new generation of Japanese SUV.
New fashion feature in the cabin – back light blue light (Clear Blue). Nice interior illuminated lower part of the legs, the variator control knob, handle door opening, engine start button, cup holders on the center console and even decorated with inscriptions thresholds Harrier backbit. Multifunction steering wheel, electrically adjustable height and depth, front seats with electric and heated (8 settings in the driver and passenger in 4), dashboard optitron with TFT color LCD monitor.
Dual-zone climate control with humidity sensor, 8-inch touch screen (navigation, phone, reversing camera and a panoramic view), JBL audio system with 11-Tew speakers. Upholstery natural leather or a combination of fabric and synthetic leather. Weight including knee airbags for the driver, key less access to the interior, adaptive cruise control with automatic braking, panoramic electric sunroof and a lot of all sorts of useful systems, and chips. This, of course, the most intense version of the Premium.
In the beginning of the review mentioned that the external dimensions of the new generation of crossover became smaller, but interior, on the contrary, more friendly to their guests. In the first row will accommodate people comfortably with the growth of 190 cm, three second-row passengers also offer a lot of free space in the knee, above the head and the width of the cabin. Sofa second row with the optimal length of pillows, separate back changes the angle of inclination.
Specify the internal dimensions of the cabin Toyota Harrier 2014-2015 year: 1965 mm long, 1480 mm wide, 1220 mm in height.
Specifications Toyota Harrier 2014-2015 years mean that there are two radically different from each other on the basis of models of powered units. The petrol version of the Toyota Harrier (factory model 3ZR-FAE) with a 2.0-liter engine running on gasoline (151 hp 193 Nm), supplemented the system start-stop, CVT CVT, 2WD front-wheel drive or four-wheel drive 4WD with lockable clutch using electronics. Curb weight of car, depending on the type of drive is 1560-1660 kg, fuel tank capacity of 60 liters of gasoline, the average fuel consumption of at least 6,25-6,75 liters.
The hybrid version of Toyota Harrier hybrid (model 2AR-FXE) with the power plant consisting of a 2.5-liter gasoline engine (152 hp 206 Nm) and two electric motors, front outputs (143 hp 270 Nm) and rear (68 hp 132 Nm). The total output of the power plant is 197 forces. In the presence of an electric wheel drive transmission E-Four and a continuously variable transmission with electronic control. The mass of the hybrid version of the crossover from 1750 to 1800 kg, fuel tank holds 56 liters of petrol and 34 nickel-metal-hybrid battery electric fuel supply store. Fuel consumption to the manufacturer in the combined mode is about 4.6 liters of gasoline.