Published on February 26th, 2015 | by Daniel Sherman Fernandez3
Toyota Harrier 2015 Model Preview @ Naza World
There is a big misconception that the Toyota Harrier, is a rebadged Lexus RX, intended for the Japanese market. On the contrary, the Harrier SUV, a firm favorite in the Malaysians market, lasted longer than the Lexus RX model. The design of these two vehicles, mainly was similar, and sometimes the same, since 1997. However, the new Toyota Harrier model, for 2015, has been given a totally new interior and exterior design. It is peculiar, only to this vehicle. The basic version of the Harrier 2015 model, has a 2.0 liter engine. This, 2.0 L Valvematic engine develops 149 hp and 193 Nm of torque. In the standard version, the vehicle has a 2WD drive system, while the 4WD option. Average fuel consumption is 37.6 mpg (6.25 l/100 km), while CO2 emissions around 145 g / km.
There is also an ‘Elegance G’ version of this new Harrier SUV. It is a sports version of the model. It is characterized by sporty design and the exterior and interior of the vehicle. 2015 Toyota Harrier Elegance G model is a modeled on the Harrier G Sports Concept. A special stamp sporty look, this model gives a revised front grille, chrome trims, chrome exhaust pipe and rear diffuser. The whole picture of a real athlete, rounds aluminum wheels 19”, with black trim. Inside you get sports seats and sporty three-spoke steering wheel.
The 2015 Toyota Harrier Elegance G SUV model gets a new four-cylinder 2.0 L engine with 149 hp and 193 Nm. The engine is mated to a Super CVT 4WD drive system. Sports suspension is a tuned specifically for this model. Thanks to it, the vehicles height is a reduced by 35 mm.