Toyota Motor Philippines (TMP) recently launched thei flagship SUV, the All-New Land Cruiser (LC200). Their flagship SUV Model gets a complete new look and now comes in two versions. The LC200 and now introduces an all-new grade, the “LC200 Premium.” Both have the same 4.5 Liter Direct Injection, Common Rail System, Twin Turbo-Intercooler V8 Diesel engine.
Packed with more features, the “LC200 Premium” boasts all-new and advanced functions like Vehicle Stability Control (VSC), Traction Control (A-TRC,) Hill-Climb Assist (HAC), Multi-Terrain Select and “CRAWL,” the first and only driver assist in its class to make rides safer and easier. Compared to its previous generation, the new LC200 has definitely become smarter with its cutting-edge features.
Once you see this new model you’ll immediately notice the redesigned grille and bumper, the new BI-LED headlamps and LED front fog lamps. There are also new rear combination lamps, chrome garnishes and a set of 18-inch alloy wheels. While both options enjoy all these, the Premuim comes with a bumper overrider and its signature body stripe for a tougher look.
Inside the vehicle, the upgrade is further emphasized with its new steering wheel design, meter gauge cluster with new 4.2’ multi-information display and overall center cluster design. The Premium also now comes with an Audio-Video Navigation System and a 4-zone automatic climate control to make drives more convenient and comfortable.
Other features present in both options of the new LC200 are the illuminated door scuff plate and a cool box storage. The LC200 Premium further displays advancement with its 8-way powered seats with driver memory and a power tilt + telescopic with Memory Steering Adjust Column. The premium variant also has a power moonroof for more exciting rides in the new LC200.
As Toyota puts safety at the forefront, the LC200 SUV comes with standard safety features such as the speed-sensing power door locks and airbags. The LC200 Premium on the other hand, has an active front headrest for lesser impact in the event of a major collision.
The new LC200 is offered in several variants with a starting SRP of 4,422,000 PHP.
LC200 Premium 4.5 Dsl A/T WP 4,860,000
LC200 Premium 4.5 Dsl A/T 4,845,000
LC200 4.5 Dsl A/T WP 4,437,000
LC200 4.5 Dsl A/T 4,422,000
The new LC200 comes in a refreshed **color line-up: White Pearl, Silver Metallic, Gray Metallic, Attitude Black Mica, Dark Red Mica Metallic, Beige Mica Metallic and its newest shades, Dark Blue Mica and Copper Brown Mica that are available upon firm orders. Visit your nearest Toyota dealership to witness the transformation of the new Land Cruiser.
For more information on the New LC200, log on to www.toyota.com.ph or contact our Customer Assistance Center at 819 2912 or visit any of the 47 authorized Toyota dealerships nationwide. **colours vary per variant
Photos by Neil Pagulayan