Toyota India has showcased its flagship SUV, the Land Cruiser 300 (LC300) at the ongoing Auto Expo 2023. This is the eight-era model of the legendary Land Cruiser, and the SUV is coming to India above a calendar year just after its world wide debut. Now, Toyota dealers are accepting bookings for the SUV in India, even so, back in January 2022, Toyota World wide had claimed that the LC300 will command an extremely prolonged waiting period of all around 4 yrs so at the second the shipping timeline is unclear.
The hold off is largely due to the ongoing semiconductor disaster which has disrupted the generation of automobiles throughout the globe. The Toyota Land Cruiser LC300 as well is loaded to the brim with the newest options and advanced tech which need semiconductors.
The 2022 Toyota Land Cruiser LC300 is underpinned by the TNGA platform which makes it light on its feet and in transform much more agile and stable when it comes to on-street dynamics. The system has saved 200 kg from its kerb body weight and also aids in producing it 10 for every cent extra economical when it comes to CO2 emissions.
Also, the large 5.7-litre V8 motor has been changed by a new 3.5-litre, twin-turbocharged V6 oil burner that is additional effective than the previous. It belts out 403 bhp and 650 Nm of peak torque- a full 30 bhp and 108 Nm extra than the outgoing V8. The engine is mated to a brand new 10-pace torque converter automated gearbox which also tends to make its debut on the new Toyota Land Cruiser LC300 and courtesy of its well calibrated equipment ratios, this mountain of an SUV can make the -100 kmph dash in just 6.7 seconds which is really remarkable for its dimensions.