Toyota Land Cruiser Prado

Toyota Land Cruiser Prado Price (Ex-Showroom) : Rs. 45.33 lakhs-64.23 lakhs

Mileage: Data not Available

   (Rating 4 Out of 5 Based On 3 Review(s))

Toyota Land Cruiser Prado Models

Discontinued Toyota Land Cruiser Prado Models: Toyota Land Cruiser Prado VX, Toyota Land Cruiser Prado VX L

Toyota Land Cruiser Prado Reviews
A Magnificent Life on Road with Toyota Land Cruiser Prado


If you are looking for a dynamic styling with world class technology, spacious interior, exterior and true fuel economy, then please have a look at the Toyota Land Cruiser Prado. It is a compact car having all the features that you are wishing for. It is a daydream to drive in it. Keeping the design concept of bold simplicity, the well known manufacturer Toyota has innovated Toyota Land Cruiser Prado an electric mid-size powerful, accommodating, proficient, and approachable car with the world class advanced technology. This car itself is a Fashion Statement and makes its owner proud to process it as its unique features and qualities that corresponds its performance on road. For light duty, the car was used in Japan, Australia, South Africa, Southeast Asia, Latin America and many other parts of the developing world. The Prado exudes a sagacity of prestige, lavishness and prosperity and as a consequence of these qualities, the demand is very high in the market.


Models in which Toyota Land Cruiser comes in the fourth generation i.e. 2009-present, are as follows:

  • Lexus GX 470
  • GX (Entry level version)
  • GXL
  • VX (Luxuries version)
  • VXL


The colours in which Toyota Etios comes:

Silver Metallic Black Dark Red Mica White Biege Metallic

Acceleration and Pick Up

The Toyota Land Cruiser Prado is powered by 173 PS @ 3400 rpm. The Car is loaded with Turbo Diesel Engine having 4 cylinders of 4.0 ltrs capacity and DOHC power mechanism which gives a peak torque of 410 Nm 1600-2800 rpm. The car is developed for city commuting where you require adjusting gears quite regularly and at highways as well. The key revenue of the car is fuel economical and reasonable price tag.

Exterior Appearance:

When we talk about Toyota Land Cruiser Prado, one thing that we can say is the design of it is unique and intricate. It is designed to attract and impress the audiences and it has its own fashion statement. The Toyota Land Cruiser Prado has a dynamic mannish vision by its aggressive design. The angular headlamps are located at both the upper sides in a universal design; the three dimensional front grilles are centrally located and placed vertically with the company emblem; the fog lamp similar to slot that has some plastic design. The back view mirrors from the both side is wrapped in body colour of the car, can also be adjusted internally. The body coloured bumpers, door handles, surface protection moldings are found from surface vision of the car. Next come to the back vision of the car. Here all the mechanism has been built-in with extreme care. The end illuminations are apparent and located elegantly; a stop light has been incorporated in the car so that the drivers get information even as they apply brakes. However, travel in this is undeniably a great pleasure. This car is not at all designed for one purpose. It is laden with all the innovative technological advanced functions. It is also designed to reduce wind resistance and allow the car to move faster and smoother on road. This car is simply identifiable for the fuel-efficiency. It also helps to decrease greenhouse gas emissions and also helps to make the country more eco-friendly.

Exterior Dimensions

Length: Width: Height: Wheelbase: Ground Clearance: Kerb Weight: Seating Capacity:
4760 mm 1885 mm 1880 mm 2790 mm 220 mm 2070 kg 8 seats for VX & 7 Seats for VX L
4930 mm 1885 mm 1845 mm 2790 mm 220 mm 2210 kg 5 seats
5220 mm 1790 mm 2110 mm 2980 mm   2345 kg 5 seats

Interior Appearance

In 2011, Toyota Land Cruiser Prado has come with the modes, labeled as Lexus 470, GX, GXL, VX, and VXL. As far as inside comfort is concerned, you will never be disappointed with the features which the Land Cruiser Prado has. The company has always given the importance to the comfort level that as much as they can provide to his passengers. Along with a decent and attractive look of the car, they have Introduced Toyota Land Cruiser Prado with the following features. Toyota Land Cruiser Prado featured with 8 ways passenger seat regulate for VX, 7 for VXL and 5 for both GX and GXL, wrapped in leather for the sake of luxurious sense. The instrument panel, mounted exactly at the middle position with AC vents has also added an aggressive look to the car.

The Speed Meter and trip come under the instrumental panel and located at the center of the dashboard, which also gives a very elegant look to the car. A Remote Control Audio System has been installed at the central point of the console along with the Operating Switches. Cassette Player, CD and DVD Players, AM/ FM Radio, Font and Rear Speakers are also found there for entertainment purpose. Seat Lumber Support, and Shoulder Belts are there for driver and passengers, Anchors for child restraints, child protector Rear Door Locks, Ample Legroom and Headroom are also curved in order to ease the seating of the car. The Remote Boot Fuel Lid, Remote Trunk Opener, Low Fuel Warning Light, Accessory Power Outlet, Trunk Light, Parking Sensors, Leather Steering Wheel with Multi Function System, Luggage Room Lamp, Sun Screen Mirror for passengers, Day and Night Inside Rear View Mirror, Front Center Console Box, Front Seat Back Pockets, Front and Rear Cup Holders, Digital Clock, Digital Odometer, Outside Temperature Display, Power Steering, Front and Rear Power Windows and many more are the other features of Toyota Land Cruiser Prado.

Mileage, Average and Fuel Economy:

In the list of fuel-efficient cars the Toyota Land Cruiser Prado is leading. This car has a diesel engine of 4.0 liter capacity and 4 cylinders with DOHC power mechanism that generates a maximum power of 173 PS @ 3400 rpm and a maximum torque of 410 Nm 1600-2800 rpm. It can deliver an unruffled mileage of 5.5 km/ ltr on city and 7.5 km/ ltr on highway with CO2 emissions of 232 g/km (approx). Undoubtedly such kind of fuel mileage is one of the exclusive features of this car. According to Toyota Land Cruiser Prado reviews, it is a great mileage that this car has and above all is a real beauty of the car to drive around in.


The Toyota Land Cruiser Prado comes with 4.0 litre diesel engine with 4 cylinders, DOHC power mechanism and generates a maximum power of 173 PS @ 3400 rpm. Prado’s' primary power is provided by 4.0 litre diesel engine with a peak torque of 410 Nm 1600-2800 rpm. 16 variable valves Timing- Intelligence (VVT-i) technology has also maximize efficiency. The DOHC four-cylinder turbo charged engine generates 32 per cent of more power and 19.5 per cent of more torque than the analogous power engine it reinstates.

Engine Capacity and Performance

The engine that is offered by Toyota Land Cruiser Prado is 4.0 ltrs (1GR-FEV6), a size of 2982 cc. This uses the double variable valves Timing- Intelligence (VVT-i) technology. The valves are of roller type and the system can automatically control the valves. The standard features of engine for all the models are: The Land Cruiser Prado is loaded with turbo-diesel engine, 4 numbers of 4.0 DOHC valve mechanism and 16 valves per cylinder. The maximum power that Land Cruiser Prado provides is 173 PS @ 3400 rpm with a maximum torque of 410 Nm 1600-2800 rpm. The engine meets the terms with new, stricter Euro IV emission levels. The automatic transmission adopts a speed of 5 gearbox and make shifts smoother. Along with these, the engine also has audio windscreen glass and innovative sound-absorbing substance below the instrument panel in order to reduce the noise, pulsation and harshness of the machine.


The wheels of Toyota Land Cruiser Prado is alloy type, made of steel and assembled with either 18-inch tubeless tyres in size 265/60 R18 for VX and VXL models or 17-inch tyres in size 245/70 R17 for GX & GXL modes. The Tyre configuration is good in the sense that, it is able to take all the cargo of the vehicle and at the same time ensures the better recital. The tires used on the Prado are much superior at reducing friction while driving on the road, given a lesser rolling resistance and they also have a firmer grip on the road so that the driving would be much safer and easier to handle.

Braking and Handling

The braking systems of all models of Toyota Land Cruiser Prado are almost same. All of them are standard hydraulic brakes operated. Most of the braking is generally done on the front wheels of the car so that the handling and control become easier, thus fitting firm rear disc brakes at front is obvious for this car also. The car has 4 nos (each) of Disc Brakes and Ventilated Dice Brakes. This car is equipped with Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS), Brake Assist (BA), Vehicle Stability Control (VSC) Air-Bags for driver and passengers as well, the central locking system, EBD (Electronic Brake Distribution), etc. The frontage self-governing and rear non-independent distress absorbers are also accountable for butter-smooth ridging know-how.

Handling and Safety

As far as handling is concerned, Toyota Land Cruiser Prado has enough stuff to do that job, e.g. Brake assistance, Anti Thrift Alarm, Anti Lock Braking System, Day-Night Rear View Mirror, Passenger Side View Mirror, Rear Seat Belt, Power Door Locking system, Power Seats, Central Locking Systems, and Electric Power Steering and Sound Suspension System that contribute to the great handling of the car as well. This car has fitted it with other most common safety features which include Xenon Head Lamps, High mount Halogen Head Lamps, Adjustable Seats, Keyless Entry, Folding Rear Warning, Tyre Pressure Monitor and Engine Check Warning, Driver and Passenger Air Bags, Engine Immobilizer, Traction Controlling System, Safety Locks for child and many more.

Stereo and Other Accessories:

Without a doubt, Toyota Land Cruiser Prado is a quality creation. For entertainment purpose, a Remote Control Audio System has been installed at the central point of the console along with the operating switches. Cassette Player, CD and DVD Players, AM/ FM Radio and the standard media player with Font and Rear Speakers are also found there, in this car. The system is proficient of producing audio space with remarkable bass tones. Like other contemporary cars’ audio, the interior of Prado is also operational with a plug for an iPod or MP3 player.

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