Toyota is a Japanese brand known for its refined, well built and well equipped vehicles. They are offering their superior quality vehicles in different markets worldwide including Japan, Europe, North America, Asia and in other regions in almost all segments of the auto industry like family sedans, sports sedan, compact cars, hybrid, electric cars, luxury, pick-up trucks, SUVs, vans and sports cars. Toyota has a good reputation in different segments and this is the secret of the success of this Japanese brand.
The crossovers and vans are the most popular and best lineups manufactured by Toyota and is loved by lots of people all around the world. The crossovers and vans are high in demand these days because these vehicles are like all in one pack that offer you a number of things like luxury, comfort, utility, performance, price and fuel economy.
Some vehicles are known as style and class statements and Toyota’s Land Cruiser are one of those vehicles. Over the half century, Toyota is manufacturing its luxurious and top notch crossovers Land Cruisers for the lovers of luxury, strength, compatibility and performance. The latest versions are now equipped with 381 horsepower 5.7 liter V8 engine paired with standard five speed automatic transmission and AWD configuration.
- Starts at $64,775
- 13 mpg city, 18 mpg highway
The RAV4 is there since 1994 which is a compact SUV with the underpinnings of a car. Initially it was built as mini crossovers, but in 2005 and onward the body style was changed to compact SUV with a number of improvements. The latest generation models are equipped with five different engine choices with impressive fuel economy ratings.
- Starts at $21,500
- 24 mpg city, 30 mpg highway with FWD and 21 mpg city and 28 mpg highway with AWD
The mid-size SUV Toyota 4Runner was first produced in 1984 to meet the requirements of those drivers who loved to drive on off-road tracks and mountains. Two engine choices, a 157 horsepower 2.7 liter in-line 4 cylinder and a 270 horsepower 4.0 liter V6 engines are available for the shoppers. The vehicle is available with rear wheel drive or all wheel drive and a four speed automatic or a five speed automatic. The SUV offers good safety scores, luxury, performance figures and comfort.
- Starts at $27,500
- 17 mpg city, 22 mpg highway with AWD, 18 mpg city and 23 mpg highway with RWD
Toyota Highlander is a mid-size luxury SUV built on the underpinnings of the Toyota Camry and was first announced in 2000 at New York Auto Show. The car is built on the modern technology and so it is compatible to meet all the requirements of a modern, young and energetic driver. Three engine choices are available, 155 horsepower 2.4 liter in-line four cylinder, 215 horsepower 3.3 liter V6 and a hybrid version produce 208 horsepower.
- Starts at $25,705, $34,700 for hybrid
- 18 mpg city, 24 mpg highway (AWD V6), 22 mpg city, 27 mpg highway (FWD 4 cylinder), 33 mpg city, 28 mpg highway (FWD hybrid)
A retro style compact SUV FJ Cruiser that was revealed as a concept car in 2003 January at North American International Auto Show. The car is built for a unique and matchless off-road performance and on-road fun. The SUV is offered in a single trim powered by a 4.0 liter V6 engine generating 239 horsepower and 278 lb ft of torque and is mated with either a six speed manual or five speed automatic transmission.
- Starts at $23,045
- 16 mpg city, 20 mpg highway (4WD manual transmission), 18 mpg city, 22 mpg (Rear wheel drive with automatic transmission)
The Sequoia of the Japanese brand Toyota is a full size SUV that is derived from Toyota’s Tundra Pick-up truck. The SUV is offering eight comfortable seats with lots advanced and high tech features. The Sequoia is powered by a 4.7 liter V8 engine generating 273 horsepower and 314 lb ft of torque and the engine is mated with a five speed automatic transmission. The Sequoia is available in either rear wheel drive or All wheel drive configurations.
- Starts at $34,150
- 15 mpg city,17 mpg highway with 4WD and 14 mpg city and 19 mpg highway with rear wheel drive.
The Toyota Venza is a mid-size crossover that was launched in 2008 as 2009 model year. The designers of the Venza describe this SUV as 70 percent car and 30% SUV and so the buyers can enjoy the swiftness and easy handling of a car with the strength, comfort and utility of an SUV. The lineup is powered by either a 2.7 liter in-line 4 cylinder generating 182 HP and 182 lb ft of torque or a 3.5 liter V6 generating 268 HP and 246 lb ft of torque.
- Starts at $26,695
- 18 to 21 mpg city, 25 to 29 mpg highway