LHD Land cruiser 200 GX and VX – Comfort in a tough world
By Jack Kates
Land Cruiser 200 may be a very powerful 4WD but it also offers height of comfort. When you open the door with the smart key system you will notice an interior that fuses high quality luxury, usability and toughness.
The wide console flows from the centre cluster portraying an image of spacious volume. Metal toned ornamentation throughout the cabin accentuates Land Cruiser 200’s strength while turquoise illumination of each meter expresses a premium image.
With the smart key in your pocket touching the exterior door handle unlocks the vehicle, pushing the start button brings the engine to life
VX Limited has a glare-resistant electro chromic interior mirror that automatically adjusts when sensing bright following lights
With VX Limited you can offer your passengers a chilled drink from the centre console cool box
The smart start system in Toyota Land Cruiser 200 brings the vehicle to life. Inside, the multi-function 8 inch Electro Multi Vision (EMV) screen keeps you in touch with all that matters. You can enjoy your favourite music on the Pioneer AM/FM audio unit with 6-DVD changer and MP3/WMA compatibility complete with nine speakers. When stationary this system will play DVD movies for extra entertainment.
The comprehensive DVD satellite navigation with the right software for your country will guide you to your destination with an easy to use map that also offers voice guidance. Further inside this system you will find an address book, maintenance schedule, calendar and three user settings.
As well as displaying the highly accurate satellite navigation system the EMV screen also has many other functions. The intuitive on screen menus offer various methods to fi nd a destination – selecting a point of interest, by entering an address, and voice assisted navigation. Three user settings allow for different driver needs, a calendar and maintenance schedule can be set important events aren’t forgotten and importantly the nine speaker audio and DVD entertainment systems are controlled from here as well.
Land Cruiser 200’s advanced DVD satellite navigation system uses the latest mapping technology available. It has a world leading 99% road coverage, an astounding 90,000 points of interest and over 1.6 million street addresses. The steering wheel features audio, multi-function display, telephone and voice recognition controls so adjustments can be made without taking your eyes off the road
Engage reverse gear and visual help is at hand via the 8 inch EMV screen. The reversing camera will show you if the path behind is clear and also assist with parking
Because Land Cruiser 200’s interior encapsulates all the latest technology there is cruise control, a reversing camera, and handsfree calling for Bluetooth® capable mobile phones.
The powerful air conditioning system in both models has been meticulously designed to heat or cool the entire interior space in the shortest amount of time to provide a comfortable driving environment. VX Limited offers further climate control with extra vents and a 4-zone independent temperature control system.
The spacious eight seat interior includes a 50/50 split third row bench seat. With the second and third row seats stored a cavernous 1267 litres of luggage space is revealed.