Toyota Prado or Toyota Land Cruiser Prado is the best selling Sport Utility Vehicle in its class and is available at Jim Autos. We supply Right hand drive Toyota Prado in 2800 cc Diesel and 2700 cc Gasoline/Petrol and Left Hand Drive Toyota Prado in 2800 cc diesel, 3000 cc diesel, 2700 cc gasoline and 4000 cc gasoline. Toyota Prado is based on Toyota’s J150 platforms since 2009. Prior to that Prado was based on J120 platform. This is why Prado is also known as Land Cruiser 150 in some countries.
Australia Toyota Prado
Right hand drive Toyota Prado is available in following trims: Prado GX, GXL, VX and Kakadu.
Every variant in the Prado range is powered by 2800 cc four-cylinder turbo-diesel engine. The entry-grade models (GX and GXL) have the choice of a six-speed manual or six-speed auto, while the top two grades (VX and Kakadu) are auto only. Manual gearbox with retained power and torque outputs of 130kW/420Nm, or an automatic transmission, which bumps the torque spec up to 450Nm.
Toyota Prado GX
The Entry level GX model is available in both 5 seats and 7 seats. Standard inclusions on the automatic GX are: lane departure warning, a pre-collision safety system with pedestrian detection, auto high-beam lights, and automatic cruise control. The manual does not include driver info screen and the cruise control.
The GX comes with 17-inch alloy wheels, keyless entry (smart key) and push-button start, an 8.0-inch touch screen media system with reversing camera and satellite navigation/GPS (with live traffic updates for the navigation system), Bluetooth phone and audio streaming, USB connectivity and a nine-speaker sound system. It has radio and a CD player, too. There’s no DVD player, and you can’t get Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, either.
Toyota Land Cruiser Prado GXL
The next model up the range is the GXL, which comes with seven seats as standard. The GXL gets a bunch of worthwhile extra equipment over the GX model, including LED headlights (a big improvement), LED daytime running lights, LED fog lamps, and lamps in the sun-visors. There’s also the addition of privacy glass, roof rails, side steps, a leather-lined steering wheel, tri-zone climate control, and a rear diff lock (auto only).
The interior of Prado GXL includes leather-accented seat trim, ventilated front seats with power adjustment, and heated front and second-row seats.
Toyota Land Cruiser Prado VX
If you want more luxury then the 2018 Toyota Prado VX is your car.. The VX brings additional items such as 18-inch alloy wheels, panoramic/surround-view camera monitor with low-speed forward view setting, ventilated front seats, heated seats front and rear, a cool box between the front seats and LED fog lamps. It also sports leather seats, and a 14-speaker JBL sound system.
And if you spend this much you also secure more safety equipment: blind-spot monitoring, and rear cross-traffic alert.
Toyota Land Cruiser Prado Kakadu
Prado Kakadu is height of luxury when it comes to mid sized Sport Utility Vehicles. Prado Kakadu is the only model in the range with Toyota’s ‘Kinetic Dynamic Suspension System’ (KDSS) – a high-tech set-up that reacts to forces felt by the suspension that can modulate or disable the anti-roll bars.
Following additions to Kakadu make Kakadu ideal vehicle for offroad driving:
- Crawl Control: Toyota’s advanced traction system that monitors slippage at each wheel and works to ensure optimal traction,
- Multi-Terrain Select: with rock, rock & dirt, mogul, loose rock, mud & sand settings,
- drive mode select system that changes the settings of the drivetrain, chassis and air-conditioning (with Comfort, Eco, Normal, Sport and Sport+ settings
Kakadu also comes with sunroof, woodgrain trim, power folding third-row seats, and a rear seat entertainment system with a Blu-ray entertainment screen, plus three wireless headsets.