Overview (Final Score: A-)
The 2016is all new for this model year, with a host of changes to the venerable and well-loved Cruiser meaning that some may be disappointed while others will be overjoyed.
Major upgrades to the Land Cruiser start with its heavily updated exterior styling, making it more contemporary in appearance. Under the hood, a well-known V8 engine powers the beast through a new eight-speed automatic transmission. A host of new safety technologies and features are now included and the Land Cruiser’s infotainment and entertainment options inside all get major upgrades.
The 2016 Land Cruiser features a well-mannered on-road drive and all the legendary prowess off the road that the Cruiser name is known for.
What We Loved About the 2016 Toyota Land Cruiser
- Excellent, class-leading offroad chops.
- Well-mannered looks and appeal.
- Excellent interior ergonomics and comfort.
What We Didn’t Love About the 2016 Toyota Land Cruiser
- Nostalgic appeal is diminished with the new look.
- Pricey for the segment, competing against luxury models.
- Very poor fuel economy.
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