Toyota SUV 4×4 box design, the Successor FJ Cruiser?
auto giant from Japan, Toyota , finally showing off its latest concept car Toyota FT-4X at the New York Motor Show in 2017.
Toyota FT-4X into the car carrying the system of four-wheel drive which is predicted to become the successor to the FJ Land Cruiser were euthanized last year.
In fact, FJ Land Cruiser is known as the Sport Utility Vehicle (SUV) were able to bulldoze tough path onroad and offroad .
Reported Car Advice, Thursday (13/04/2017), FT-4X was designed by Toyota’s Calty Design Research Studio in California, who claimed to represent the values of simplicity, capability, durability and retains the DNA of Toyota .
On the exterior design, the car carrying the X-themed designs, such as the grille and front bumper, 18-inch rims wrapped in all-season tires sized 225/55 Goodyear artificial.
According to Kevin Hunter, president of Toyota’s Calty Design Research Studio , FT-4X is designed to be an investment vehicle Toyota thinking far into the future so that it can provide an emotional connection with the car.
“The FT-4X is not just a concept in which only meets style, but serves as experience wise, interesting, leisure and real comfort in traveling,” he said.
FT-4X is built using the platform of the Toyota New Global Architecture (TNGA), which is also used Toyota in the number of new cars such as the Camry, CH-R Crossover, or Prius Hybrid.
If viewed more closely, this concept car comes with a design mix between retro and boxy. However, the car is said to have interesting features such as ‘Multi-Hatch’ tailgate , doors that can be opened as a horizontal and also split, or upwards as the tailgate.
In addition, in the middle of the car is equipped with a sleeping bag design a collaboration of The North Face.
Affairs of the heart pacemaker, yet to be confirmed. But can be minimized engine parts such as using a four-cylinder engine-capacity of 1.2 liters plus turbo, and combined with the drive system 4 × 4.