The Toyota Hilux is an immensely possible pick-up SUV worldwide and was launched in India in 2022.
Toyota Kirloskar Motor launched its highly-awaited Hilux in India in early 2022 and has resumed its booking for the Hilux in India for 2023 at a token amount of Rs. 50,000. It is offering pre-booking services for the model through its online portal as well as associated dealers. Needless to say, Hilux has obtained immense popularity and customer response for its butch styling and driving comfort. Owing to its high demand and factors impacting the supply, the bookings of Hilux were temporarily stopped. The Toyota Hilux has surpassed 20 million sales units from over 180 countries. It is targeted at emerging businesses, be it military, farming, mining, construction, campervan and rescue van among others.
Commenting on the announcement, Atul Sood, Vice President of Sales and Strategic Marketing, Toyota Kirloskar Motor, said, “It gives us immense pleasure to announce that we have begun the bookings for Hilux – an iconic vehicle which has been accepted by generations world over. Our desire is to excite our customers with lifetime experiences to fulfil their aspiring needs by providing greater mobility choices. We are confident that the globally celebrated Hilux will continue to set new standards of unmatched toughness & awesomeness in India market to suit varied lifestyle utility requirements be it personal or business."
The Hilux gets a 2.8-litre four-cylinder turbo-diesel engine, available with both six-speed automatic and manual transmissions. All variants of the Hilux are equipped with the 4x4 transfer case and get drive modes - Power and Eco. Front Parking Sensors and Tire Angle Monitor are offered as standard. Furthermore, the Hilux's water-wading power of 700mm makes it ideal for driving through Indian trails.