2013 Toyota Land Cruiser V8 Facelift Confirmed for Chicago

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Toyota had announced that the facelifted Land Cruiser, which was introduced on the Japanese Domestic Market in December, is set to arrive in the US later this year, and now the automaker says the reveal will take place at the upcoming Chicago Motor Show, which starts February 8th.
The model comes with a revised front fascia, headlights that incorporate LED daytime running lights, beefier fenders, new exterior mirrors, as well as redesigned headlights.

The interior can be had in Sandstone or Black, and can also be specified with perforated leather seats, high-gloss wood trim and metallic accents. New features include a Multi-terrain Monitor system, a revamped, Multi-information Display, an Adaptive Cruise Control and others.

The V8 Land Cruiser sports the same 5.7-liter V8 engine with 381 hp and 401 lb-ft (543 Nm) of torque. It is connected to a six-speed automatic transmission. As for the AWD system, this has been tweaked to work better.

The revised Land Cruiser will arrive at dealerships in the US later this month.
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