The Toyota Land Cruiser Prado is a medium size SUV. Its main advantage is high passability, despite this, it remains comfortable in off-road conditions.
The Toyota Land Cruiser Prado is a mid-size SUV of the Japanese Toyota concern.
The first generation appeared in 1987, and its important advantages were high passability in comfort, worthy of a passenger car.
The Prado exists in three- and five-door designs, starting from the second generation SUV was built on the same platform as the Toyota Hilux Surf (or Toyota 4Runner) model.
Starting from the third generation, the Land Cruiser Prado, with external changes and a number of interior improvements, was put on sale under the brand of Lexus GX.
In the fall of 2009, the fourth generation of the Land Cruiser Prado 150 was presented at the Frankfurt International Auto Show.
Like its forerunners, the car of the 2010 model year is supplied to Europe as a Land Cruiser.
In a number of countries, the word "Prado" is associated with the «Rado» watch brand and «Prada» clothes, but it derives from Spanish and can be translated as a glade, meadow, ranch or a place for arranging festivals.
Country of origin, Japan
The model’s assembly, Japan
Car class, J
Number of doors, 5
Seating capacity, 5
Width of the front track, 1575
Width of the rear track, 1575
Wheel size, 225/70/R17
Volume and mass
Trunk volume min / max, 620/1850 l
Fuel tank capacity, 87 l
Curb weight, 1940 kg
Full mass, 2850 kg
Number of gears,4
Drive type, full
Suspension and brakes
The type of the front suspension is independent, spring
The type of the rear suspension is independent, spring
Ventilated front disc brakes
Ventilated rear disc brakes
Maximum speed, 170 km / h
Acceleration to 100 km / h, from 12.8
Fuel consumption, city / highway/ mixed, 13.1/8.7/10.4 l
The brand of fuel, Diesel
Type of engine, diesel
Engine location, front & longitudinal
Engine capacity, 2982 cm³
Type of supercharging, turbocharging
Maximum power, hp / kW at rpm 166/122 at 3400
The maximum torque, N * m at rpm 343 at 1600
The arrangement of cylinders, in-line
Number of cylinder, 4
Number of valves per cylinder, 4
Engine Power System, Engine with Unshielded Combustion Chambers (Direct Fuel Injection)
Degree of compression, 9.6
The diameter of the cylinder and the stroke of the piston, 96/103 mm