Popular and proven Hilux now comes in 27 models and derivatives for every possible application
Toyota South Africa announced earlier this month that the Hilux range has been bolstered with six new automatic transmission derivatives. The single cab range has been expanded with a new 2.4 GD-6 4×4 SRX 6AT model which joins a pair of newly added 2.8 GD-6 Raider 6AT models in either Raised Body (4×2) or 4×4 configuration.
The Xtra Cab now offers two new derivatives with 6-speed automatic transmissions and 2.8 litre GD-6 engines in either 4×2 or 4×4 configuration. The 2.8 litre diesel kicks out 450 Nm torque.
Completing the Hilux model additions, is a new double-cab variant, offering the stout 110 kW, 400 Nm 2.4 litre GD-6 mill linked to a four-wheel drive transaxle and 6-speed automatic box in mid-grade SRX specification.
The interior of the Hilux range has also been tweaked in response to customer preferences. The previous fabric door arm rests have been replaced by durable padded urethane.
The lid on the centre console in all Raiders, now have a soft-touch leather covering.
Safety and Specification Additions
Single cab SRX, Xtra Cab SRX and single cab Raider models receive a substantial upgrade in Active safety with the inclusion of Vehicle Stability Control (VSC) also incorporating Hill Assist Control (HAC) and Trailer Sway Control (TSC).
Newly added fog lamps enhance night-time visibility on all SRX variants (single cab, Xtra-cab & DC).
All Raider derivatives are now fitted with stylish dual tri-spoke 18” alloy-wheels with 265-60-R18 all-terrain tyres.
New LED headlamps not only lend a stylish and luxurious façade to Raider models, but also offer incredibly powerful illumination. Two distinctive strips of Daytime Running Lights improve visibility of the vehicle during the day.
LED fog lamps and auto levelling complete the light set.
Double Cab Raiders now also sport a 220V power outlet.
Warranty and Service Plan
All models come standard with a 5-year or 90,000 kilometre service plan, whichever occurs first, and a 3-year/100 000 kilometre warranty.
Model Line-up and Pricing
The Hilux Single Cab starts around N$250,000 for the 2 litre workhorse, while the top model, the new Hilux SC 2.8 GD-6 4×4 Raider 6AT retails around N$500,000. Toyota offers a choice of 13 single cab models and derivatives.
The Hilux Xtra-Cab starts around N$370,000 for the Hilux XC 2.4 GD-6 RB SRX 6MT, going to just over N$525,000 for the new Hilux XC 2.8 GD-6 4×4 RAIDER 6AT. There are 5 Xtra-Cab derivatives available.
The Hilux Double Cab starts around N$400,000 for the Hilux DC 2.7 VVTi RB SRX 5MT, with the luxurious Hilux DC 2.8 GD-6 4×4 RAIDER 6AT retailing for around N$590,000. Toyota offers nine Double Cab models and derivatives.