Toyota LandCruiser 300 Series to be six-cylinder only

Four-pot and V8 oil-burners kyboshed, but new six-cylinder diesel all but guaranteed for new ’Cruiser

Contrary to recent reports, the next-generation 2021 Toyota LandCruiser 300 Series will not be offered with the 2.8-litre four-cylinder diesel engine from the Toyota HiLux, Prado and Fortuner – at least not in Australia.

In fact, the new eight-seat 4WD will likely get a new high-torque six-cylinder turbo-diesel – probably a V6 – along with a twin-turbo 3.5-litre petrol V6 eventually available in petrol-electric hybrid form.

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