The Tj Cruiser is claimed to have a fusion of a versatility of a cargo van and the powerful design of an SUV.
Toyota, the Japanese automaker has announced that it will showcase an all-new crossover genre concept vehicle, the Toyota Tj Cruiser, at the 2017 Tokyo Motor Show. The event is scheduled to be held at Tokyo Big Sight from October 25 through November 5. The Tj Cruiser is claimed to have a fusion of a versatility of a cargo van and the powerful design of an SUV. Also Read – Upcoming Toyota Cars In India
The “T” in Tj Cruiser stands for “Toolbox” in reference to how the car can be used like a toolbox, while the “j” stands for “joy” in reference to the joy of visiting various places by car. The “Cruiser” is used to express the power of the vehicle. The passenger seat can be reclined completely flat, which can store large items such as a 3-meter long surfboards and bikes.
The square-shaped cabin displays high utility. On the other side, the sturdy suspension along with large SUV-sized tires offers a bold front. The hood, roof, and fenders use materials that resist scratches and dirt, even when objects accidentally come into contact with them. Also Read – Upcoming New Toyota Cars At Auto Expo 2018
The backs of the seats and deck boards include numerous tie-down points to enable easy anchoring of items from small packages to longer objects. Moreover, the large opening of the back door makes for easy loading and unloading of large items such as bikes. The seat cushion on the passenger seat directly behind the driver can be flipped up towards the front to create space for storing groceries or shopping items. It comes with large sliding doors that enable easy loading and unloading of large items. Also Read – Toyota CHR Hy-Power Hybrid Concept Makes Global Debut
The Toyota Tj Cruiser is built on the next-generation TNGA platform that also underpins the Toyota CHR crossover. It is powered by a 2.0-litre class engine coupled to a hybrid system. Both front-wheel-drive and four-wheel-drive systems will be on offer. The Tj Cruiser measures 4,300mm in length, 1,775mm in width and 1,620mm in height, and has a wheelbase of 2,750mm.