The new Toyota Hilux has arrived in Malaysia with a unique style, features, and safety suite, boosting the workhorse’s active safety credentials to a level that rivals the brand’s passenger car range.
Key Specs of Toyota Hilux Malaysia 2020
|Model||2020 Toyota Hilux|
|Price (RM)||RM 90,000 - RM 124,888
|Engine||4-cylinder turbo diesel|
|Power (PS)||148 hp|
|Torque (NM)||420 Nm|
|Warranty||5-year or 150,000 km|
The customers can choose from two newly built four-cylinder turbo diesel engines – a 2,4-liter and 2,8-liter. The former will be good for 150 hp at 3,400 rpm and 400 Nm of torque between 1,600 and 2,000 rpm, while the longer-stroked higher capacity engine will produce 177 hp at 3,400 rpm and 450 Nm between 1,600 and 2,000 rpm.
Toyota Hilux Malaysia Interior
The new Toyota Hilux interior features include leather seat cover, side steps, cooled centre console bin, manual AC controls, automatic windows, speed control, steering wheel-mounted buttons, auto on / off headlights, 7.0-inch touch screen, Bluetooth networking, USB input, rear view camera, six airbags and a rear diff lock.
Toyota Hilux Malaysia Exterior
The new Toyota Hilux cabin is like the old sweater you can’t bear for the charity bin to pass away. By that I mean, given the demographic transition and modern standard appliances, it’s all so familiar. The rubber floor mats bring a rugged worksite look with them, which means you’re less likely to think about getting dirty boots in and out of it.
Apart from the Amarok, which still leads the way, the general ergonomics are as strong as any dual-cab on the market, and the positioning of the switchgear is all very well thought out. The steering wheel has the telescopic function, a wide range of useful storage and excellent fit and finish build quality are available.
HiLux ‘2020 model year provides Toyota Safety Sense (TSS) technology, which includes auto emergency braking (AEB) as a standard across the gamut. More advanced technology systems also included such as lane departure warning, adaptive traffic control, and high-beam auto headlights, as well as road sign detection and pedestrian and bicycle detection AEB.
Toyota Hilux is available in Malaysia in seven color choices – Attitude Black, Phantom Brown Metallic, Avant-garde Bronze Metallic, Crimson Spark Red Metallic, Medium Silver Metallic, Silver Metallic, and Super White
In conclusion, The new Hilux is building to conquer any road condition that holds the legendary durability and powerful efficiency in check. Now with more features and luxury styling upgrades. The new Hilux is put in a class of its own. Wherever you go, the Hilux is the king of all terrains on -or off-road.