Toyota Hilux Tonka Concept 2017 Toy Model Comes True – Toyota Australia commemorates the company’s 80th anniversary, along with the 70th anniversary of the famous Tonka toy truck maker, with this one-off HiLux pickup concept laid out with strange bodywork and strange off-roading equipment. Properly called HiLux Tonka Concept, this truck is designed as an adult version of a child’s favorite toy truck.
Toyota Hilux Tonka Concept 2017 features a six-inch lift thanks to a higher suspension and portal hub. MT Toyo Open Country MT 35 inches provides all the necessary traction, while the special bumper adds protection and ability to self recovery. Hidden behind the front bumper is an electric winch, which is mounted on each side. Overall more aggressive look Toyota Hilux Tonka Concept 2017. And besides the bumper, hood and tailgate is also unique, adding to the attraction. Almost every body panel has been massaged for a more daring and more appealing design. Up front, the bumper is a large steel unit, built to protect the truck from roadblocks.
The grille is also unique in the Toyota Hilux Tonka Concept 2017 which gets two shapes like a nostril near the headlights. These shapes are also reflected in the back door. Toyota Hilux Tonka Concept 2017 has a large spoon and is formed from carbon fiber. A wide fender slot holds stones and mud from hitting paint, while a large 35-inch Toyo tire with special Tonka graphics and 17-inch Wheel Method wrap tires.
At the rear of the Toyota Hilux Tonka Concept 2017 with a truck tub has been modified with ventilation like a nostril, which Toyota says for airflow. Toyota Hilux Tonka Concept 2017 is also made of carbon fiber to lose weight. The hook and two-inch receiver hooks are under the rear bumper for additional utilities.
Talking about the Toyota Hilux Tonka Concept 2017 utility is loaded with a special tubular structure that serves as a bolsters bar, along with support for full size reserves with extra solar storage, along with space for equipment and fire extinguishers. This machine is fed through a high-mounted snorkel, keeping the intake free of water. The hood is released for better head ventilation. The roof is equipped with an LED light bar surrounded in a special scope. The double steel slider that serves as a step cabin protects the rocker panels from off-road hazards.
Toyota did not mention any improvements or changes in Toyota Hilux Tonka Concept 2017 cabin. Hilux Tonka Concept is based on Double Cab SR5 trim trim level, which means it comes with a leather accented leather seat or a full leather chair. Toyota Entune touchscreen infotainment system is also standard on this level, such as TFT display in measuring driver gauge. Under storage the chairs are found under the back seat, while eight handles can enter and exit a bit more easily.
Toyota Hilux Tonka Concept 2017 with turbodiesel four-cylinder Toyota 2.8 liter. The engine produces 174 horsepower and 310 pound-feet of torque. A pair of engines mounted longitudinally to a six-speed manual transmission or a six-speed automatic transmission. Toyota Hilux Tonka Concept uses a special hub called the Portal hub to improve ground clearance, by moving the center of the wheel below the centerline of the axle, giving more space between the lower control arm and the ground. Performance brakes make the truck stop with certainty. The suspension has been upgraded with beefier shock absorbers to handle off-road shocks. HiLux base suspension design remains unchanged. With independent from suspension with MacPherson struts. The sturdy axle supports the back, which is held with a leaf springs and the opposite mounted shock.