Indus Motors Toyota Hilux Revo now comes with a bunch of new upgrades. The booking of the previous model was stopped as Toyota planned to introduce the new model.
The talking point of this new upgraded model is its engine. Toyota Hilux Revo 2018 comes with a 2.8L Diesel Engine as opposed to the 3.0L turbo diesel engine it was previously released with.
We will take a look at the new Revo’s specifications in detail, so lets start with it.
As mentioned earlier, the new Hilux Revo comes with a 2.8L diesel engine. The Toyota GD series diesel engine comes in at 2755cc and gives a maximum torque of 450NM at 1600-2400 RPM.
It is a 4-cyliner turbocharged engine that comes with an inter-cooler. The motor of the engine provides 175 BHP at 3400 RPM. You can get both 6-speed automatic transmission or the 6-speed manual transmission in the new Revo 2018.
The exterior of the new model looks exciting. It did get a few noticeable changes compared to last year’s Revo, however, there aren’t any major design shifts.
Front fascia and bumper of the Revo did get an upgrade along with the newly designed curved wheel arches. Headlights of the new model have also been updated and are now LED-equipped.
Some of the updates are limited to certain variants only while the rest can be found in all variants of the vehicle. Here is how the 2018 Hilux Revo looks from the outside.
The interior of new model brings the following features in general (some of these might only be included in top of the line variant).
- Push start button
- Touchscreen LCD
- Keyless entry
- Adjustable Steering Wheel – Tilt & Telescopic
- Downhill assist control
- Hill start assist
- Climate control
- Mobile Phone Connectivity
- Cruise Control
- Trip Computer
- Voice Recognition System
- Cooler box that can hold two 600ml water bottles
- Power Steering
Regarding the safety, Revo is expected to have same features as last year’s model. Last year’s Revo had the following safety specs;
- Light Reminder: Yes
- Key Reminder: Yes
- Shift-Lock System: Yes
- Clutch-Start System: No
- Vehicle Security System: Alarm
- Immobilizer: Yes
- Anti-Lock Braking System: Yes
- Front Seats:Yes
- Back Seats: Yes
- SRS & Knee Airbag: The knee airbag is for driver. However, the SRS airbag is for both driver and passenger.
Overall, the price of Revo series ranges from Rs 2.21 million to Rs 4.64 million. Toyota Hilux Revo 2018 comes in following three variants with the following prices:
- 4×4 Double cabin REVO G –MT: Rs 4,124,000
- 4X4 Double cabin REVO G-AT: Rs 4,349,000
- 4×4 Double cabin REVO V-AT: 4,649,000
Rest of the Hilux 2018 variants are priced as following:
- 4X2 Deckless: Rs 2,219,000.
- 4×2 Single cabin standard: Rs 2,469,000.
- 4×2 single cabin up-spec and police variant: Rs 2,499,000.
- 4×4 Single cabin: Rs 3,549,000
- 4×4 Double cabin standard: Rs 3,799,000.
Indus Motor Company has already started booking orders for the new variants.