The new Toyota Hilux stands out for including important changes in the exterior design that give it a fresher, more dynamic and attractive image; while inside some materials have been updated to achieve a better visual impression. The endowment also gains many elements, to which is added the new Toyota Hilux GR Sport.
For now the new model will only be available for the japanese market, although we may get to see him outside his native country. The sports versions are very popular with customers, although in this case we are not dealing with a high-performance version made by Toyota. Gazoo Racing. We are talking about updates purely of a visual nature.
Toyota Hilux GR Sport news
Among the modifications introduced we find new wheel arches body color that increases the width of the pick up in 45 millimeters. Toyota has also equipped the Hilux GR Sport with a more aggressive single front fascia and a distinctive black grill. On it you can read the name ‘Toyota’ larger.
Along the body we can also find black side steps, exterior rear view mirrors in this same tonality, red brake calipers at the front and a darkened rear bumper. Finishing off the set of exterior visual enhancements are the alloy wheels in 18-inch size and black finish.
The sporty version of the Hilux also gets some unique interior details. We can appreciate a synthetic leather upholstery, GR logos on the headrests, red suede on the back of the front seats, contrasting red stitching, a steering wheel with the GR insignia, aluminum pedals, metal shift paddles and a GR start button. .
While the mechanics remain intact, the Hilux GR Sport has a unique suspension adjustment designed to improve steering response and handling. Under the hood we find a 2.4-liter turbocharged four-cylinder diesel engine with 150 hp (110 kW) and 400 Nm of maximum torque. It is associated with a six-speed automatic transmission.